Read the given extract.
Which phrase would correctly substitute ‘in vain’, in the given sentence from the extract. He laboured in vain for half an hour.
(a) Without success
(b) With difficulty
(c) With patience
(d) With enthusiasm
Answer as written by the student:
The correct answer is A) Without success
Step-by-step explanation of the answer:
- "In vain" is used to describe an action or effort that does not achieve the desired outcome or purpose. 🙁
- In the extract, Andrew laboured in vain for half an hour, which means he worked hard but did not manage to revive the child. 😢
- The phrase that would correctly substitute in vain in the given sentence is without success. 🔄 🙌
- Option A is the correct answer. 🎉