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    • Join Date: Dec 2007
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    #1

    a confusing question

    Hi!


    A: Hi Jane. Are you coming over for dinner?

    B: Of course. I'm ( ) going to stop at the laundromat first.

    a) just b) soon c) hardly d) already


    I'm confused by the options.

    Could you explain to me the answer and the reason why the other choices are not suitable?

    Thanks.


    • Join Date: Aug 2008
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    #2

    Re: a confusing question

    Answer A is correct. Other answers simply don't make sense.

    A: Hi Jane. Are you coming over for dinner?

    B: Of course. I'm ( ) going to stop at the laundromat first.

    a) just b) soon c) hardly d) already

    "Just" is like "only" - you could also say: But I'm going to stop at the .....


    • Join Date: Dec 2007
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    Re: a confusing question

    Quote Originally Posted by Coli View Post
    Answer A is correct. Other answers simply don't make sense.

    A: Hi Jane. Are you coming over for dinner?

    B: Of course. I'm ( ) going to stop at the laundromat first.

    a) just b) soon c) hardly d) already

    "Just" is like "only" - you could also say: But I'm going to stop at the .....
    Thank you so much. I got it.^.^

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