Ragbag of ideas

Test No. [color=blue]incompl/inter-83 “Save Our Animals (3)”, question 1

On the train journey she began to think about what her father had said with his to the rag bag (muddled collection) of ideas in her organisation.

(a) direction
(b) referral
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(d) referred

Test No. [color=blue]incompl/inter-83 “Save Our Animals (3)”, answer 1

On the train journey she began to think about what her father had said with his reference to the rag bag (muddled collection) of ideas in her organisation.

Correct answer: © reference

Your answer was: [color=red]incorrect
On the train journey she began to think about what her father had said with his referral to the rag bag (muddled collection) of ideas in her organisation.
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I don’t even get muddled collection,pls explain…

A ragbag of ideas is an expression indicating that a person is somewhat disorganized. For information on those idioms please read Alan’s story here:
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