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'passed up' vs 'handed in' #1 (permalink) Tue Dec 09, 2008 15:07 pm   'passed up' vs 'handed in'
 

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ESL/EFL Test #157 "Phrasal idioms with the verb 'pass'", question 6

Lawmakers shouldn't ......... the chance to regulate tobacco.

(a) pass up
(b) pass out
(c) pass away
(d) pass over

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #157 "Phrasal idioms with the verb 'pass'", answer 6

Lawmakers shouldn't pass up the chance to regulate tobacco.

Correct answer: (a) pass up
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why do asian people use the term - he 'passed up' his homework - while English people say 'handed in'?

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'passed up' vs 'handed in' #2 (permalink) Wed Dec 10, 2008 9:15 am   'passed up' vs 'handed in'
 

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