Allude or Elude?



He managed to ______ capture for several weeks.
a) allude
b) elude


The correct answer: b) elude
He managed to elude capture for several weeks.

“Allude” means to mention something in an indirect way. “Elude” means to escape from someone or something in a clever way. Remember that “elude” starts with an E and so does “Escape”.

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