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    With about six meters of snow, the mountains there are "prime" destinations for skiers and snowboarders.

    The word prime is similar to ______.
    A. basic B. original C. first-rate D. captivating

    The answer is B!! But I think it should be C.

    How about your opinions?
    Thanks to answer the question.

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    Re: prime

    Quote Originally Posted by Gillnetter View Post
    Someone might have read the answer wrong. Prime is usually thought of as being the best - prime rib, the prime rate, the prime time, etc. C seems to be the best answer.
    It could have been B if the word had been primal or primary - but neither of those would fit in that context.


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