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Phrasal verb: walk by #1 (permalink) Sat Dec 24, 2005 5:24 am   Phrasal verb: walk by
 

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ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", question 6

They took no notice of the accident and simply walked ..........

(a) by
(b) in
(c) across
(d) through

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", answer 6

They took no notice of the accident and simply walked by.

Correct answer: (a) by

Your answer was: incorrect
They took no notice of the accident and simply walked through.
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Dear Teacher,
Please kindly explain what does "walk by" mean? I didn't find it in dictionary. Thanks so much

Truong
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Phrasal verb: walk by #2 (permalink) Sat Dec 24, 2005 10:37 am   Phrasal verb: walk by
 

Hi Truong,

Walk by has the sense of walking past for example an accident and not taking any notice.

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