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Question

From the alternative provided in the question below select the one which is most appropriately completes the sentence:
Omeime was taking his dog for a walk when the dog suddenly _______ from its chain and escaped

Options

A) broke through

B) broke lose

C) broke even

D) broke loose

E) broke away

Explanation:

Loose is different from lose. Loose in this sense mean to break free from something, then lose means to have lost something, but here the dog loosed from the chain, i.e. to break free from the chain.

Explanation provided by Joanna Thankgod


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Discussion (2)

  • I believe that if it was broke loose then "it's chain" didn't need to be added. I meant the sentence will now become: "omime was taking his dog on a walk when suddenly it broke loose and escaped". So the correct answer is broke away

  • Loose is different from lose. Loose in this sense mean to break free from something, then lose means to have lost something, but here the dog loosed from the chain, i.e. to break free from the chain.