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What is the diference between good and okay?



 
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What is the diference between good and okay? #1 (permalink) Wed May 09, 2007 13:05 pm   What is the diference between good and okay?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #253 "Good, Well and Okay Test (1)", question 2

I hope Dorothy gets away soon. I think a relaxing vacation will do her a world of ..........

(a) good
(b) well
(c) okay

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #253 "Good, Well and Okay Test (1)", answer 2

I hope Dorothy gets away soon. I think a relaxing vacation will do her a world of good.

Correct answer: (a) good
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What is the diference between good and okay? #2 (permalink) Wed May 09, 2007 23:01 pm   What is the diference between good and okay?
 

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The idiomatic expression here is 'do...a world of good', which means 'be very effective/therapeutic'.
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