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pick out

pick out

Date: Oct 05 2017

Themes: Celebrity, Hobbies, Time

Quote

1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“Does she just pick out her biggest fans ever and let them work with her?”

—Activist Laverne Cox, speaking about working on a secret project with Beyoncé (Jezebel)

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

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select; choose

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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When you go shopping, how easy is it for you to choose things? Many of us look at all the products and feel like there are too many options. Do you want red high-heeled shoes, or do you want red tennis shoes? Do you want socks to match your shoes, or do you want sandals instead? However, some people just walk into a store, pick out something, and walk right out with their item.

When you pick something out, you choose it. You look at the options, and you select one of many. Actor and activist Laverne Cox feels very lucky. Musical star Beyoncé picked her out. They are working on a new project together. Beyoncé is so famous that she could have picked out anyone to work with. Laverne Cox feels very honored to be chosen by Beyoncé.

Is it easy or hard for you to pick something out at the store? Who would you pick out to work with?

Examples

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“I love to pick out clothes for other people.”

“The boss picked out her favorite applicant, and we will hire him.”

“Jessica is still looking at the clothes. She hasn’t picked anything out.”

Winners

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sofia870

India

In celebrities hobbies section, find out Laverne Cox latest news and share it with your followers. Do you need someone to write my paper during your busy days, we have well educated team to handle larger tasks from all over the world.

11:31 AM Oct 06 2017 |

a2020

a2020

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

It is not easy for me to pick clothes out at the store.I like to pick someone out and work with one who is good at one’s job.

11:05 AM Oct 05 2017 |

Sergijko

Sergijko

Ukraine

It takes time and effort for me to pick something out in the store. I’m capricious while choosing items in the store

05:01 AM Oct 05 2017 |

DanielBorgesSuper Member!

Portugal

For me it depends on the product. Some are easier to pick out than others.


For example, if it’s something more expensive and that it’s suppose to be used over a long period in which it can not be change by other, i take more time. I take time on the particularities to understand if the item satisfies all the requirements to be used so many time. (durability, confort, completeness, advantages or disadvantages comparing to others, design and innovation expected on the sector…).


Pick out a person should be seen in a different perspective. It will depends on the type of work to be done. Regarding the work, it should be someone that satisfy’s the base requirements. However, there are some qualities i would appreciate, as being sociable, innovative, proactive!

01:51 AM Oct 05 2017 |

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