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basketball tryout? #1 (permalink) Wed Feb 04, 2009 16:45 pm   basketball tryout?
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #199 "Phrasal Verbs (T)", question 5

Samantha was late for the basketball ..........

(a) tryout
(b) try-on
(c) try-up

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #199 "Phrasal Verbs (T)", answer 5

Samantha was late for the basketball tryout.

Correct answer: (a) tryout
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basketball tryout? #2 (permalink) Wed Feb 04, 2009 18:16 pm   basketball tryout?
 

Hi Samatha,
Can you be more specific?
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basketball tryout? #3 (permalink) Thu Apr 22, 2010 10:09 am   basketball tryout?
 

What Samantha presumably meant then was:
What 'basketball tryout' is?

I assume that when we're talking about sports "tryout" means some kind of 'training + evaluation' of player's present abilities, fitness etc.
Is that it?
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