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Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8 #1 (permalink) Tue May 15, 2012 11:37 am   Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8
 

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ESL/EFL Test #875 "Workplace relations", question 8

In broad terms, the agreement made sense. The devil, however was in the ..........

(a) account
(b) detail
(c) subsidy
(d) termination

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #875 "Workplace relations", answer 8

In broad terms, the agreement made sense. The devil, however was in the detail.

Correct answer: (b) detail

Your answer was: correct
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By the way, isn't the devil in the details?
Or is it BrE?
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Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8 #2 (permalink) Tue May 15, 2012 12:05 pm   Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8
 

Hi OTS.

I would say that both are used. Personally, for what it's worth, I would go for the singular use.

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Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8 #3 (permalink) Tue May 15, 2012 12:07 pm   Test incompl/advan-875, User's Answer 8
 

Hi Alan,

I didn't know that. Thanks for the explanation!
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