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    Which one is correct?

    I am doing my homework. There is one question:
    8. Her eyes ___ with excitement at the prospect of a trip to a theme park.
    A. gleamed B. lit C. sparkled D. twinkled

    I chose D, but after checking with dictionary, A and B seem all okay. Could you please help?

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by mailan View Post
    I am doing my homework. There is one question:
    8. Her eyes ___ with excitement at the prospect of a trip to a theme park.
    A. gleamed B. lit C. sparkled D. twinkled

    I chose D, but after checking with dictionary, A and B seem all okay. Could you please help?
    No! Good grief. All four are fine. Have your teacher talk to us.

    =O.

    [I edit copy and have tutored college writing.]


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    Re: Which one is correct?

    All four are fine.


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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Thanks.

    Oh! I get a free lunch.

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