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Difference between in short and briefly #1 (permalink) Tue Feb 15, 2005 21:03 pm   Difference between in short and briefly
 

Test No. incompl/advan-4 "Newspaper Headlines", question 8

In ......... nothing much happened at the meeting.

(a) quick
(b) briefly
(c) short
(d) shortly

Test No. incompl/advan-4 "Newspaper Headlines", answer 8

In short nothing much happened at the meeting.

Correct answer: (c) short

Your answer was: incorrect
In briefly nothing much happened at the meeting.
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Difference between in short and briefly #2 (permalink) Tue Feb 15, 2005 21:53 pm   Difference between in short and briefly
 

Hi there,

You can either say in short or briefly but not in briefly.

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Difference between in short and briefly #3 (permalink) Tue Mar 09, 2010 20:36 pm   Difference between in short and briefly
 

Also in brief?
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