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meeting the deadline #1 (permalink) Sun Nov 25, 2012 23:16 pm   meeting the deadline
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #252 "Dialogue Comprehension (1)", question 8

Do you think you can meet the deadline? .........

(a) Yes, I will finish the report by Wednesday morning.
(b) Yes, we're meeting at the nightclub at 9 pm.
(c) Sure, pick me up at 7 pm.
(d) Let's come back tomorrow.

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #252 "Dialogue Comprehension (1)", answer 8

Do you think you can meet the deadline? Yes, I will finish the report by Wednesday morning.

Correct answer: (a) Yes, I will finish the report by Wednesday morning.

Your answer was: incorrect
Do you think you can meet the deadline? Sure, pick me up at 7 pm.
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'to meet the deadline' - does it mean to finish what you were doing? or what exactly?
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meeting the deadline #2 (permalink) Sun Nov 25, 2012 23:49 pm   meeting the deadline
 

It means complete a piece of work by the date/time it is due to be completed.
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