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Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1 #1 (permalink) Sun Jun 27, 2010 9:43 am   Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1
 

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ESL/EFL Test #474 "English Slang Idioms (216)", question 1

"I told my wife that I didn't want to go to her parents anymore and she got really angry. Then I told her that their boring conversations irritated me to no end and the situation went from bad to .........," Tom told his friend Bill.

(a) heinous
(b) broke
(c) worse
(d) crucial

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #474 "English Slang Idioms (216)", answer 1

"I told my wife that I didn't want to go to her parents anymore and she got really angry. Then I told her that their boring conversations irritated me to no end and the situation went from bad to worse," Tom told his friend Bill.

Correct answer: (c) worse
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Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1 #2 (permalink) Sun Jun 27, 2010 10:02 am   Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1
 

'went from bad to worse' - became even more difficult, awkward or unpleasant.
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Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1 #3 (permalink) Sun Jun 27, 2010 11:17 am   Test incompl/inter-474, Question 1
 

Hi EL.

'Worse' is the comparative of 'bad'. Compare 'good', comparative 'better'.

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