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Unformatted text preview: hange your mind) the choice you think is the correct deﬁnition of the italicized word. If you don’t know the meaning of the word italicized, you should be able to ﬁgure it out from the context. An explanation of the correct answer follows each question, so read slowly and carefully—and don’t peek ahead at the explanation! u s e a w o r d ’s c o n t e x t t o f i g u r e o u t i t s m e a n i n g 29 1. Make sure you give your parents explicit directions for where to pick you up after soccer practice. a. complicated b. clearly stated c. in chronological order d. factual You can eliminate complicated and in chronological order because they don’t make sense. Why would you want to give complicated directions? That wouldn’t help anyone get there to pick you up in time. And chronological order means putting things in sequence according to when they happened. This sentence is about something that will happen in the future. Factual also doesn’t make sense because it suggests there are...
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