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What is the difference between QUARRY and QUERY?
What is the difference between QUARRY and QUERY? :
) Animal or bird that is being hunted
The hunters lost sight of their quarry in the forest.
) Person to thing that is being looked for or pursued eagerly
It took the police several days to track down their quarry.
) A place where stone, slate, etc…is extracted from the ground
Thousands of people are working in the local quarry.
) Search with great effort for information
He was quarrying in old documents for historical evidence.
) Ask someone a question or questions
The minister was queried about his plans for the industry.
) Express doubt about something
I query whether she can be trusted.
He queried the amount charged.
He did not answer my query.
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