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    What these people were complaining about, in essence, was that for lack of better roads and modern transportation, it took too long to journey to places far away, making frequent trips ____ impossible.
    (A) but all (B) all but (C) all except (D) at all
    Please choose the answer that best completes the meaning of the above sentence.


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    Re: all

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    What these people were complaining about, in essence, was that for lack of better roads and modern transportation, it took too long to journey to places far away, making frequent trips ____ impossible.
    (A) but all (B) all but (C) all except (D) at all
    Please choose the answer that best completes the meaning of the above sentence.

    b: all but

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    Last edited by moniza; 20-Dec-2008 at 05:47.

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    Re: all

    Dear Sitifan:

    Check this out: all definition | Dictionary.com.

    If you scan the many phrases here, you will find the one you're looking for (and maybe learn some others, too!).

    Best wishes,

    Petra

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