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What is a senior citizen? #1 (permalink) Sat Jun 05, 2010 9:30 am   What is a senior citizen?
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #175 "'Age' Terms", question 5

A ......... citizen is an older person who is close to or over the age of retirement.

(a) teen
(b) middle-aged
(c) senior
(d) youth

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #175 "'Age' Terms", answer 5

A senior citizen is an older person who is close to or over the age of retirement.

Correct answer: (c) senior
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What is a senior citizen? #2 (permalink) Sat Jun 05, 2010 9:35 am   What is a senior citizen?
 

No, Bob. Despite increases in life expectancy, someone over retirement age is classed as a senior citizen, not middle-aged.
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