Is this a homework assignment?
Student or Learner
What follows below is an exercise where the task is to rewrite the sentence with a meaning as close as possible to the original.
When I shouted at the boys to stop throwing stones they completely ignored me.
The boys___________________when I shouted at them to stop throwing stones.
I wrote "took no heed of me" but the correct answer seems to be "took no notice of". Would my answer have been considered wrong?
Not at all, I'm aware of the forum rules. I'm self studying for an exam and took this exercise from a past test.