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What does towels mean? #1 (permalink) Thu Sep 16, 2010 16:40 pm   What does towels mean?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #298 "Vocabulary Practice: Going to the Beach!", question 6

Well, if your ankle is still bothering you, why don't I bring some beach ......... and we'll lay out and get a suntan today?

(a) sand
(b) paper
(c) sandals
(d) towels

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #298 "Vocabulary Practice: Going to the Beach!", answer 6

Well, if your ankle is still bothering you, why don't I bring some beach towels and we'll lay out and get a suntan today?

Correct answer: (d) towels

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Well, if your ankle is still bothering you, why don't I bring some beach sandals and we'll lay out and get a suntan today?
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What does towels mean? #2 (permalink) Fri Sep 17, 2010 3:45 am   What does towels mean?
 

Towel: a large piece of fabric (often terrycloth) used to lie on at the beach.
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What does towels mean? #3 (permalink) Tue Jun 07, 2011 13:21 pm   What does towels mean?
 

lay out: put your whole body on the beach towel?
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What does towels mean? #4 (permalink) Tue Jun 07, 2011 17:57 pm   What does towels mean?
 

Not necessarily on a beach towel, though in this question it obviously is.

It just means lie (your body) out in the sun.
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