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route vs. root #1 (permalink) Thu Oct 09, 2008 3:17 am   route vs. root
 

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ESL/EFL Test #223 "Confusing Words test (6)", question 9

The bus driver was issued a new .......... He thought it would be a nice change, because it was in a quieter area of the city.

(a) route
(b) root
(c) rot
(d) wrote

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #223 "Confusing Words test (6)", answer 9

The bus driver was issued a new route. He thought it would be a nice change, because it was in a quieter area of the city.

Correct answer: (a) route
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Root versus route as in "the route/root of the referral to me"
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route vs. root #2 (permalink) Thu Oct 09, 2008 6:39 am   route vs. root
 

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"the route/root of the referral to me

Neither seems to make sense. What do you mean?
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route vs. root #3 (permalink) Tue Aug 14, 2012 17:55 pm   route vs. root
 

issue a new route=enter a new route??

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route vs. root #4 (permalink) Wed Aug 15, 2012 0:20 am   route vs. root
 

was issued a new route = was given a new route (by his company).
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