Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. Anonymous

    "match" the standards?


    we usually say "reach," or "meet" the standard, but can we use the word "match" the standard?



  2. RonBee's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Feb 2003
    • Posts: 16,551
    No, I would not say match a standard. A standard is something to be achieved, not matched.


Similar Threads

  1. Different nations have different standards of humor!
    By sky753 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 21-Sep-2004, 14:04
  2. Research on Language Centres Quality Standards
    By elsamol in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-Dec-2003, 21:13


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts