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Dormant vs. dead #1 (permalink) Tue Sep 21, 2010 4:49 am   Dormant vs. dead
 

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ESL/EFL Test #99 "The Parliamentary Candidate (2)", question 3

It was no good. The line had gone .......... As calmly as he could Henry went upstairs to tell his wife the alarming news.

(a) quiet
(b) dormant
(c) dead
(d) still

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #99 "The Parliamentary Candidate (2)", answer 3

It was no good. The line had gone dead. As calmly as he could Henry went upstairs to tell his wife the alarming news.

Correct answer: (c) dead
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Can I take the word dormant? Thanks.
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Dormant vs. dead #2 (permalink) Tue Sep 21, 2010 5:53 am   Dormant vs. dead
 

It is not a correct answer, but you can look it up HERE.
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