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meaning of "throw in the towel"



 
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meaning of "throw in the towel" #1 (permalink) Tue Aug 26, 2008 22:39 pm   meaning of "throw in the towel"
 

English Idioms and Expressions, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #5 "Call it a day", question 7

There are of course those who very easily throw in the towel.

(a) give up
(b) give into
(c) give over
(d) give out

English Idioms and Expressions, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #5 "Call it a day", answer 7

There are of course those who very easily give up.

Correct answer: (a) give up
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meaning of throw in the towel

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meaning of "throw in the towel" #2 (permalink) Tue Aug 26, 2008 22:41 pm   meaning of "throw in the towel"
 

throw in the towel=give up

give up (phrasal verb) - to quit or capitulate
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