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Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 10 years ago

Whats the difference between "accurately" and "rightly"?

Ms. Anna is in charge of ensuring that the date of surgery is recorded ( ) in hospital records.

(A)essentially

(B)suddenly

(C)rightly

(D)accurately

The answer is (D), but i think (C) can also be the answer.

why is (C) wrong?

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  • Anne M
    Lv 7
    10 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    (D) is correct. (C) would be bad grammar in this instance.

  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    You could use 'rightly', as it means 'correctly', but I think a native English speaker would be more likely to say 'correctly' than 'rightly'.

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