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    Question Definition of "take the place of"

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    What does the following mean:
    The end-of-module assignment is based on the whole module, and takes the place of an examination.


    Does it mean that statement mean that there is not going to be an exam - just an assignment?


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    Re: Definition of "take the place of"

    Yes.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

    — Arthur Schopenhauer

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    Re: Definition of "take the place of"

    Quote Originally Posted by mscola View Post
    Does it mean that statement mean that there is not going to be an exam - just an assignment?
    You have two subjects in that sentence! Use either "it" or "that statement", not both.

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