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meaning of 'walk off with'



 
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meaning of 'walk off with' #1 (permalink) Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:56 am   meaning of 'walk off with'
 

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ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", question 5

I'm sorry to say that the safe has been broken into and someone's walked ......... with all the money.

(a) along
(b) into
(c) of
(d) off

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", answer 5

I'm sorry to say that the safe has been broken into and someone's walked off with all the money.

Correct answer: (d) off
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meaning of 'walk off with' #2 (permalink) Tue Feb 13, 2007 10:01 am   meaning of 'walk off with'
 

Hi,

'Walk off with' usually suggests taking away (stealing) something that's not yours and going away.

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