Google
English-Test.net
Find penpals and make new friends today!
 
clear; exact; precise; quick
competent
perfect
environmental
express
full quiz correct answer
 
Username
Password
 Remember me? 
Search   Album   FAQ   Memberlist   Profile   Private messages   Register   Log in 

Difference between receding and recession



 
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests)
Fill in or fill out? | I can't meet you on that matter
listening exercises
Message
Author
Difference between receding and recession #1 (permalink) Wed May 04, 2005 9:55 am   Difference between receding and recession
 

Test No. incompl/advan-9 "Finance (1)", question 1

The one big fear of all world economies is that of ..........

(a) regression
(b) repression
(c) recession
(d) receding

Test No. incompl/advan-9 "Finance (1)", answer 1

The one big fear of all world economies is that of recession.

Correct answer: (c) recession

Your answer was: incorrect
The one big fear of all world economies is that of receding.
_________________________

I wonder if you can explain to me what is the different between receding and recession?
Kelly
Guest





Difference between receding and recession #2 (permalink) Wed May 04, 2005 14:47 pm   Difference between receding and recession
 

Well, the first difference is that receding is an adjective while recession is a noun.

TOEIC listening, photographs: The Colosseum
Torsten
Learning Coach
Torsten Daerr

Joined: 25 Sep 2003
Posts: 17788
Location: EU

Do you know how to use the relative pronoun?English grammar exercises — improve your English knowledge and vocabulary skillsAre you a native speaker of English? Then you should read this!Here is how you can learn English the fun way! Click to subscribe to free email English course
Display posts from previous:   
Fill in or fill out? | I can't meet you on that matter
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests) All times are GMT + 1 Hour
Page 1 of 1
Latest topics on English Forums
Difference between loan and borrowWe are taking the day offStrengths and weaknessesDifference between largely and overallPublish the accountswhat does conceited mean?The difference between connecting and linking?Difference between longstanding and regular customerDifference between error and mistakeWhen to use "that" and when not toProgressive form of wantLetter of the lawA law unto s.o

 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum

Get FREE English course via e-mail