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What are halestones? #1 (permalink) Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:16 am   What are halestones?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #225 "Confusing Words test (8)", question 7

There was a huge thunderstorm in the Midwest last week. ......... as big as baseballs fell from the sky and damaged many vehicles and homes.

(a) Halestones
(b) Holestones
(c) Hailstones
(d) Wholestones

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #225 "Confusing Words test (8)", answer 7

There was a huge thunderstorm in the Midwest last week. Hailstones as big as baseballs fell from the sky and damaged many vehicles and homes.

Correct answer: (c) Hailstones
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What are halestones? #2 (permalink) Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:24 am   What are halestones?
 

Hailstones are liquid ( rain ) that have/has been converted to solids due to a dramatic fall in temperature in the upper atmosphere.
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What are halestones? #3 (permalink) Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:25 am   What are halestones?
 

thank you for the answer :-)
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What are halestones? #4 (permalink) Fri Apr 03, 2009 10:46 am   What are halestones?
 

Mengs, you are welcome, any time.
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What are halestones? #5 (permalink) Mon Apr 06, 2009 19:55 pm   What are halestones?
 

Kitosdad wrote:
Mengs, you are welcome, any time.

Hi there!!! I just want to thank MR Kitosdad he is very helpful isn't he?? Thank you, you spend your time here just to help us!!!!
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