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Exchange vs. shift vs. change vs. vary #1 (permalink) Sun Dec 10, 2006 15:07 pm   Exchange vs. shift vs. change vs. vary
 

Synonyms Lesson, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #105 "Synonyms for exchange", question 9

The prime objective of this business meeting is to ......... ideas about the latest project of the company.

(a) exchange
(b) shift
(c) change
(d) vary

Synonyms Lesson, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #105 "Synonyms for exchange", answer 9

The prime objective of this business meeting is to exchange ideas about the latest project of the company.

Correct answer: (a) exchange

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Exchange vs. shift vs. change vs. vary #2 (permalink) Sun Dec 10, 2006 15:21 pm   Exchange vs. shift vs. change vs. vary
 

Hi,

The meanings are:

(a) exchange change one thing for another
(b) shift move something (usually heavy) from one place to another
(c) change make/use something different
(d) vary change something on a regular basis.

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