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In the question below, choose the word(s) or phrase(s) which best fills the gap(s).

Owing to the constant harassment of the populace by armed robbers, all night guards have been instructed to shoot _____ every moving thing.

Options

A) At sight

B) By sight

C) In sight

D) Off sight

The correct answer is A.


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Dicussion (1)

  • "To shoot on sight" means to immediately shoot (someone) one sees..... The guards were ordered to shoot on sight anyone who tried to escape.

    For exam conditions I suggest you use "on".