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people enjoyed bowling at village dances #1 (permalink) Thu Aug 12, 2010 18:05 pm   people enjoyed bowling at village dances
 

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ESL/EFL Test #167 "Action verbs and sports expressions", question 6

In Germany during the Middle Ages, people ......... bowling at village dances.

(a) competed
(b) gained
(c) enjoyed
(d) brought

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #167 "Action verbs and sports expressions", answer 6

In Germany during the Middle Ages, people enjoyed bowling at village dances.

Correct answer: (c) enjoyed

Your answer was: correct
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Is the preposition in ommited in the example above?
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people enjoyed bowling at village dances #2 (permalink) Thu Aug 12, 2010 19:21 pm   people enjoyed bowling at village dances
 

No, it isn't, Nenad. the sentence is correct as it is.

You would need 'in' if you were to say
'people competed in bowling'... but 'competed' is not the correct answer.
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people enjoyed bowling at village dances #3 (permalink) Fri Oct 14, 2011 14:00 pm   people enjoyed bowling at village dances
 

at village dances=at organized dances in a village?

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