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What does staged mean? #1 (permalink) Tue Jun 13, 2006 18:48 pm   What does staged mean?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #194 "Phrasal Verbs (H to L)", question 1

Two men staged a ......... at the bank across the street from us yesterday afternoon.

(a) hold-up
(b) hold-in
(c) hold-on

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #194 "Phrasal Verbs (H to L)", answer 1

Two men staged a hold-up at the bank across the street from us yesterday afternoon.

Correct answer: (a) hold-up
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What does staged mean? #2 (permalink) Wed Jun 14, 2006 8:38 am   What does staged mean?
 

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Stage = plan, organize, and carry out (an event); especially a play or performance.
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What does staged mean? #3 (permalink) Tue Aug 17, 2010 20:23 pm   What does staged mean?
 

Does it mean that they planed to rob the bank?
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What does staged mean? #4 (permalink) Tue Aug 17, 2010 23:04 pm   What does staged mean?
 

No, they actually did it. 'Staged' = 'performed'.
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