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    #1

    ..., which means and ....., meaning

    Dear teachers,

    What is the difference ?

    He passed exam with flying colors, which means that he studied hard

    He passed exam with flying colors, meaning that he studied hard

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    Re: ..., which means and ....., meaning

    Quote Originally Posted by duiter View Post
    Dear teachers,

    What is the difference ?

    He passed exam with flying colors, which means that he studied hard

    He passed exam with flying colors, meaning that he studied hard

    Thanks
    There is no difference in meaning.

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    #3

    Re: ..., which means and ....., meaning

    Note that it's 'He passed the exam ...'

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    #4

    Re: ..., which means and ....., meaning

    Or "He passed his exam(s) ..."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: ..., which means and ....., meaning

    There's a flaw with the logic. The teacher could have prepared a very easy exam, or by luck, the questions might have been on the fraction of the material he studies.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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