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    accepted or known

    Having been trained for several months, Eliza began to speak in a more attractive accent. In time her spoken English became so pleasant that she became ______ as "the London songbird" because of her beautiful pronunciation. Before long she had been accepted into the hightest ranks of society.

    A. known B. accepted

    Are both answers correct?



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    Re: accepted or known

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    While both would be grammatically correct, I only see 'known' as the appropriate answer. If 'London Songbird' were an actual position, 'accepted' might make more sense, but as it stands, 'London Songbird' is simply a moniker.

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