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Incident vs. accident #1 (permalink) Sun Jul 09, 2006 10:55 am   Incident vs. accident
 

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ESL/EFL Test #206 "Prepositions of Time and Date (4)", question 2

......... Valentine's Day, I'm taking my girlfriend to a wonderful spot it's really remote and romantic. I hope she likes it.

(a) On
(b) In
(c) About

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #206 "Prepositions of Time and Date (4)", answer 2

On Valentine's Day, I'm taking my girlfriend to a wonderful spot it's really remote and romantic. I hope she likes it.

Correct answer: (a) On
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Incident vs. accident #2 (permalink) Sun Jul 09, 2006 11:59 am   Incident vs. accident
 

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Incident-- a single distinct event

Accident-- anything that happens by chance without an apparent cause; also, a mishap, especially one causing injury or death.

Some incidents are accidental, others are purposeful. On the other hand, almost all accidents are incidents.
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Incident vs. accident #3 (permalink) Sat Dec 16, 2006 20:56 pm   Incident vs. accident
 

Screech of brakes required after wonderful spot, perhaps!

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