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What do you mean by walking into things?



 
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What do you mean by walking into things? #1 (permalink) Tue Apr 04, 2006 15:20 pm   What do you mean by walking into things?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", question 3

He never looks where he's going and as a result is always walking ......... things.

(a) up
(b) on
(c) into
(d) beyond

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #101 "Phrasal Verb: Walk", answer 3

He never looks where he's going and as a result is always walking into things.

Correct answer: (c) into

Your answer was: incorrect
He never looks where he's going and as a result is always walking beyond things.
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what do u mean by walking into things?

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Walk into #2 (permalink) Wed Apr 05, 2006 8:11 am   Walk into
 

Hi,

This phrasal verb has the sense of knocking/hitting things by accident. If you don't see where you are walking, you walk into things and knock or hit them.

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