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When he braked suddenly on the icy road, the car ____. A. slid B. slipped C. skidded Note: My choice is C. But I wonder in what situations we would use A and B? Thanks
May 27, 2013 11:33 AM
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for A if the car fall into a hole or something, we can say like the car slid into XXX for B the car slipped down the hill with the hand brake on or something, i hope it could help a little, i really don't think it's a good answer, maybe wait for something better.
May 27, 2013
I found some discussion about slide, slip, and skid. http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=2348092 Check it out if you are interested. :)
May 28, 2013
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Chinese (Mandarin), English
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