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What does 'catch a faint glimpse' mean?



 
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What does 'catch a faint glimpse' mean? #1 (permalink) Wed Jul 28, 2010 22:38 pm   What does 'catch a faint glimpse' mean?
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #228 "Confusing Words test (11)", question 2

In a court of law, every person who is accused of a crime is entitled to a ......... trial.

(a) feign
(b) fair
(c) fare
(d) fame

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #228 "Confusing Words test (11)", answer 2

In a court of law, every person who is accused of a crime is entitled to a fair trial.

Correct answer: (b) fair
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what does caught mean in this sentence?eyewitness caught only a faint glimpse.
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What does 'catch a faint glimpse' mean? #2 (permalink) Wed Jul 28, 2010 22:44 pm   What does 'catch a faint glimpse' mean?
 

"To catch a glimpse" is a set expression.
You can find a definition here: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/catch+a+glimpse
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