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Test incompl/advan-518, Question 5 #1 (permalink) Thu Sep 23, 2010 14:02 pm   Test incompl/advan-518, Question 5
 

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #518 "English Slang Idioms (102)", question 5

"Richard, it's Jim again. You told me that I would get the information in about a half-hour and you're now three hours late. You have really put me in a ......... spot here. I only have an hour and a half to get everything done and I need your information before I can take the next step."

(a) restricted
(b) constricted
(c) dilated
(d) tight

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #518 "English Slang Idioms (102)", answer 5

"Richard, it's Jim again. You told me that I would get the information in about a half-hour and you're now three hours late. You have really put me in a tight spot here. I only have an hour and a half to get everything done and I need your information before I can take the next step."

Correct answer: (d) tight
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Test incompl/advan-518, Question 5 #2 (permalink) Thu Sep 23, 2010 14:23 pm   Test incompl/advan-518, Question 5
 

No. 'A tight spot', yes; 'a tight sport', no.
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