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What does 'bring forward' mean?



 
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What does 'bring forward' mean? #1 (permalink) Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:09 am   What does 'bring forward' mean?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #143 "Phrasal idioms with the verb 'bring'", question 6

U2 will not ......... the online release of the band's new album, following news that it has been leaked onto the Internet.

(a) bring to
(b) bring forward
(c) bring back
(d) bring up

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #143 "Phrasal idioms with the verb 'bring'", answer 6

U2 will not bring forward the online release of the band's new album, following news that it has been leaked onto the Internet.

Correct answer: (b) bring forward

Your answer was: incorrect
U2 will not bring back the online release of the band's new album, following news that it has been leaked onto the Internet.
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Does "bring forward" means "go on with", "continue", or "talk about"? I don't understand the meaning.
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What does 'bring forward' mean? #2 (permalink) Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:55 am   What does 'bring forward' mean?
 

'Bring forward' = do earlier
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What does 'bring forward' mean? #3 (permalink) Fri Feb 12, 2010 12:00 pm   What does 'bring forward' mean?
 

Thank you, I must admit it took me some time to understand this sentence.
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What does 'bring forward' mean? #4 (permalink) Fri Sep 30, 2011 13:17 pm   What does 'bring forward' mean?
 

U2 will not do earlier the online release of the band's new albumfollowing news that it has been leaked onto the Internet- please tell me what does 'following' concern and what does it mean: to leak onto?

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What does 'bring forward' mean? #5 (permalink) Fri Sep 30, 2011 14:04 pm   What does 'bring forward' mean?
 

U2 will not bring forward the online release of the band's new album, following news that it has been leaked onto the Internet.

'Following' = after
'Leak' = supply unauthorized information. You have heard of WikiLeaks, I hope.
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