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In terms of the other matter?



 
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In terms of the other matter? #1 (permalink) Sun Mar 21, 2010 14:38 pm   In terms of the other matter?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #617 "English Slang Idioms (359)", question 5

"In ......... of the other matter we discussed earlier, we're going to have a meeting on Wednesday to figure out which branch we should close down," the CEO said in the meeting.

(a) lieu
(b) lines
(c) touch
(d) terms

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #617 "English Slang Idioms (359)", answer 5

"In terms of the other matter we discussed earlier, we're going to have a meeting on Wednesday to figure out which branch we should close down," the CEO said in the meeting.

Correct answer: (d) terms

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Why in lieu is incorrect here ?
Could you explain the sentence with in terms of ?
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In terms of the other matter? #2 (permalink) Mon Mar 22, 2010 3:14 am   In terms of the other matter?
 

Both clauses refer to the same matter.
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