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    Question which word is suitable ?

    teacher! please help me.
    I have some problemablout the meaning of word.
    for example, in this sentence:
    1)"Don't throw the potato............away! It's very nutritious.
    a)core b) peel c)skin.
    Is there any difference between them ? as I know, they have the same meaning.
    2) Before you star cooking, you shoul gather together all the necessary ..........
    a) components b)constituents c)ingredients.
    I think they also have the same meaning.Please help me choose the correct word to complete

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    Re: which word is suitable ?

    Quote Originally Posted by thanhthanh.esl View Post
    teacher! please help me.
    I have some problemablout the meaning of word.
    for example, in this sentence:
    1)"Don't throw the potato............away! It's very nutritious.
    a)core b) peel c)skin.
    Is there any difference between them ? as I know, they have the same meaning.
    2) Before you star cooking, you shoul gather together all the necessary ..........
    a) components b)constituents c)ingredients.
    I think they also have the same meaning.Please help me choose the correct word to complete
    1. Either peel or skin.
    2. Ingredients is the usual term.


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    Re: which word is suitable ?

    Quote Originally Posted by thanhthanh.esl View Post
    teacher! please help me.
    I have some problemablout the meaning of word.
    for example, in this sentence:
    1)"Don't throw the potato............away! It's very nutritious.
    a)core b) peel c)skin.
    Is there any difference between them ? as I know, they have the same meaning.
    2) Before you star cooking, you shoul gather together all the necessary ..........
    a) components b)constituents c)ingredients.
    I think they also have the same meaning.Please help me choose the correct word to complete
    Before you star cooking should be Before you start cooking, shouldn't it?

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    Re: which word is suitable ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Daruma View Post
    Before you star cooking should be Before you start cooking, shouldn't it?
    yes, I wrote wrong

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    Re: which word is suitable ?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    1. Either peel or skin.
    2. Ingredients is the usual term.
    thank you

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