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What does "be away from danger" mean?



 
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What does "be away from danger" mean? #1 (permalink) Mon Feb 18, 2008 10:37 am   What does "be away from danger" mean?
 

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #1 "Up to his ears", question 8

The police advised them to go down to the cellar in order to be out of harm's way.

(a) away from the noise
(b) inside the area
(c) into safety
(d) away from danger

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #1 "Up to his ears", answer 8

The police advised them to go down to the cellar in order to be away from danger.

Correct answer: (d) away from danger

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what means by away from danger?

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What does "be away from danger" mean? #2 (permalink) Mon Feb 18, 2008 12:56 pm   What does "be away from danger" mean?
 

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In a different location than the dangerous thing or event.
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What does "be away from danger" mean? #3 (permalink) Sun Jul 18, 2010 10:56 am   What does "be away from danger" mean?
 

Please tell me the difference between "in safety" and "away from danger". Aren't they similar?
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What does "be away from danger" mean? #4 (permalink) Sun Jul 18, 2010 11:45 am   What does "be away from danger" mean?
 

'In safety' means 'out of danger' but 'into safety' does not fit the grammar of this sentence.
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