To pass six

tulipflower

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What does the writer mean by 'I passed
six'.

I took exams at 16, my results weren't fantastic. I passed six which was good, but I failed maths.

Source: Oxford Word Skills (elementary)
Unit 42, C Exams
 
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Six subjects.
 

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Or six exams.
 

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What does the writer mean by 'I passed six'?
[STRIKE]six'.[/STRIKE]

I took exams at 16; my results weren't fantastic. I passed six, which was good, but I failed maths.

Source: Oxford Word Skills (elementary)
Unit 42, C Exams

Please note my changes above.
 

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In the UK, we have separate exams for the different subjects.
 
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