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Test incompl/inter-311, User's Answer 2 #1 (permalink) Sat Sep 04, 2010 22:41 pm   Test incompl/inter-311, User's Answer 2
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #311 "English Slang Idioms (32)", question 2

"Can you describe the plan in broad ........., just to give us an overall idea of what you want to do?" Jim asked the presenter.

(a) strokes
(b) sides
(c) daylight
(d) view

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #311 "English Slang Idioms (32)", answer 2

"Can you describe the plan in broad strokes, just to give us an overall idea of what you want to do?" Jim asked the presenter.

Correct answer: (a) strokes

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"Can you describe the plan in broad daylight, just to give us an overall idea of what you want to do?" Jim asked the presenter.
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Does in broad strokes mean to explain something in details?
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Test incompl/inter-311, User's Answer 2 #2 (permalink) Sat Sep 04, 2010 22:48 pm   Test incompl/inter-311, User's Answer 2
 

It means to explain something without the details - just the outline of the idea.
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