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to repay; to refund; to compensate for a loss; to repay for an expense
defend
resolve
perpetuate
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Fill in or fill out? #1 (permalink) Tue May 03, 2005 7:58 am   Fill in or fill out?
 

Test No. incompl/advan-54 "Taxes", question 7

Before you can claim any money back on overpayment of tax, you have to ......... an application form.

(a) fill for
(b) fill out
(c) fill through
(d) fill with

Test No. incompl/advan-54 "Taxes", answer 7

Before you can claim any money back on overpayment of tax, you have to fill out an application form.

Correct answer: (b) fill out

Your answer was: correct
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In case "fill in" would also be possible to choose - I think it were ok, too, weren't it?
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Fill in or fill out? #2 (permalink) Tue May 03, 2005 20:54 pm   Fill in or fill out?
 

Exactly. Fill in and fill out are the same in this case.

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A difference #3 (permalink) Wed May 04, 2005 7:09 am   A difference
 

Some slight differences though, as in:

You can fill in for me, I'm not coming. (be a substitute)

This farm pig is filling out more and more. (become round)
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In this case #4 (permalink) Wed May 04, 2005 10:14 am   In this case
 

Exactly. That's why I said 'in this case'.

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