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    Question on directions for an English exercise

    Hi teachers,
    Which one is better? Are both OK?
    a) Look at the drawings and complete the answers to the questions.
    b) Look at the drawings to complete the answers to the questions.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: Question on directions for an English exercise

    Quote Originally Posted by learning54 View Post

    a) Look at the drawings and complete the answers to the questions.
    b) Look at the drawings to find the answers to the questions.


    Rover

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    Re: Question on directions for an English exercise

    Of the two examples you have proposed, the first one seems better. I get the meaning of the second, but ESL students may have difficulty.
    I suggest:
    Look at the drawings, then complete the answers to the questions.

    Step one: look.
    Step two: fill in (complete).
    Make it as easy as possible for them.

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    Re: Question on directions for an English exercise

    Hi Rover,

    Thank you very much for your reply and suggestion.

    Best,
    L54

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    Re: Question on directions for an English exercise

    Hi John,

    Thank you very much for your reply and suggestions.

    Best,
    L54

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