I have a question about the usage of the verb "pass". According to definition 3 of this dictionary for "pass":
def 3. to be successful in an examination or test by achieving a satisfactory standard
, which suggests that "pass" in this context should only be used with "test", "exam", or "quiz". But then, I found this:
If you do not pass the Entry Level Writing Requirement, you will need to demonstrate a minimum proficiency in composition through course work.
A "requirement" is certainly not a "test". So, is the example sentence an error? Would this rewrite:
If you do not satisfy the Entry Level Writing Requirement,...