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They worked hard all day without a break #1 (permalink) Tue May 10, 2005 11:39 am   They worked hard all day without a break
 

Test No. incompl/inter-4 "Easy Questions", question 10

They worked hard all day without a ..........

(a) break
(b) suspension
(c) pause
(d) breach

Test No. incompl/inter-4 "Easy Questions", answer 10

They worked hard all day without a break.

Correct answer: (a) break
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break or pause ,
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Break #2 (permalink) Tue May 10, 2005 11:52 am   Break
 

val wrote:
Correct answer: (a) break
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break or pause ,
thanks

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Break #3 (permalink) Thu May 12, 2005 10:10 am   Break
 

Break is the correct anwer and in this case means "without rest" e.g coffee break.
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They worked hard all day without a break #4 (permalink) Wed Jul 01, 2009 15:18 pm   They worked hard all day without a break
 

why we can`t use pause
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They worked hard all day without a break #5 (permalink) Sun Mar 14, 2010 17:40 pm   They worked hard all day without a break
 

Hello Torsten,

Please can you explain me the difference between break and pause?

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They worked hard all day without a break #6 (permalink) Mon Mar 15, 2010 6:20 am   They worked hard all day without a break
 

A break means an interruption while a pause means s short period in which some thing is stopped.
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They worked hard all day without a break #7 (permalink) Mon Mar 22, 2010 16:12 pm   They worked hard all day without a break
 

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