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What am i to do now? #1 (permalink) Thu Mar 01, 2007 19:23 pm   What am i to do now?
 

Common Errors in English, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #11 "Adjectives and Verbs", question 1

We were very surprised at the generosity of the offer as it far acceded our expectations.

(a) were
(b) at
(c) acceded
(d) expectations

Common Errors in English, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #11 "Adjectives and Verbs", answer 1

We were very surprised at the generosity of the offer as it far exceeded our expectations.

Correct entry: exceeded
The error was: (c) acceded
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What am i to do now? #2 (permalink) Fri Mar 02, 2007 13:26 pm   What am i to do now?
 

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could you please explain if the answer 'surpassed' is correct in above post. Thanks...
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What am i to do now? #4 (permalink) Sat Aug 08, 2009 3:48 am   What am i to do now?
 

Yes, 'surpassed' would also work well in that sentence. The point being tested, however, is the student's knowledge of the difference between 'accede' and 'exceed'.
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