Google
English-Test.net
Find penpals and make new friends today!
 
substitution; substitute
talk
replacement
credit
mistake
full quiz correct answer
 
Username
Password
 Remember me? 
Search   Album   FAQ   Memberlist   Profile   Private messages   Register   Log in 

What does locked in mean?



 
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests)
December is a month after November and is the twelveth of the year, right? | difference between swarm, flock and herd
listening exercises
Message
Author
What does locked in mean? #1 (permalink) Thu Dec 03, 2009 21:52 pm   What does locked in mean?
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #152 "Dialogue Practice: Buying a Music CD (1)", question 3

Man: I already looked in that section but I couldn't ......... it.

(a) fly
(b) book
(c) find
(d) hear

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #152 "Dialogue Practice: Buying a Music CD (1)", answer 3

Man: I already looked in that section but I couldn't find it.

Correct answer: (c) find
_________________________

what's the meaning of look in?
Marval
Guest





What does locked in mean? #2 (permalink) Fri Dec 04, 2009 5:07 am   What does locked in mean?
 

It is not idiomatic.

I looked in that section/box/room.
I looked out of my window/car/door.
_________________
Native English teacher at Mister Micawber's
Mister Micawber
Language Coach


Joined: 17 Jul 2005
Posts: 13018

In this story you'll learn everything about the passive voiceEnglish grammar exercises — improve your English knowledge and vocabulary skillsAre you a native speaker of English? Then you should read this!Read these English anecdotes and maybe smile today? Subscribe to free email English course
Display posts from previous:   
December is a month after November and is the twelveth of the year, right? | difference between swarm, flock and herd
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests) All times are GMT + 1 Hour
Page 1 of 1
Latest topics on English Forums
Expression "put one's foot in one's mouth"Must a word celebrity necessarily mean movie star or can it mean music star...?Isn't that Biographer and Autobiographer writes about others' life stories?What does aid effort mean?Why the answer is 'fair weather friend' because I think it sounds like she...?befriended vs betrayedeasygoing vs user-friendlyWhy is banter not correct?'I'm going to park the car' vs 'I'm going to push the car'Meaning of boorscowardice vs cowardWhat is the meaning of consumers and costumers?When to use either and neither?

 
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