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Bridget denied that she wasn't there. This means that


Question

Bridget denied that she wasn't there. This means that

Options

A) She confessed that she wasn't there

B) She owned up not to be there

C) She maintained she was there

D) She maintained she wasn't there

The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

First, to deny is to say that something is not true. Therefore, Bridget couldn't have said it is untrue (deny) that she wasn't there, which means she was actually there and she refuses to admit otherwise.

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Dicussion (1)

  • First, to deny is to say that something is not true. Therefore, Bridget couldn't have said it is untrue (deny) that she wasn't there, which means she was actually there and she refuses to admit otherwise.