Choose the correct letter a, b or c.
1 Some people only read the … lines in a newspaper.
2 You should always check the sell … date.
3 After the building was completed, they were paid … .
4 The manager was good enough to … my mistake.
5 It is always … when you misunderstand the customs of other nations.
6 Newspapers are … to people’s doors every week.
7 In his short speech he expressed his … for all help.
8 In … nothing much happened at the meeting.
9 The whole assembly gave the speakers a standing … .
10 Politicians pretend to ignore opinion … .
11 Start reading the study from page 2 and then go on until you … the end of the study.
12 Answer the questions at the back of the book and make … that you check your answers carefully.
13 The whole purpose of all these exercises is to … your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.
14 A useful way to … your vocabulary is to read as much as possible.
15 You can read newspapers to see examples of … language.
16 It is important to … your spoken language.
17 If you can … the cost of travel, you should go.
18 Try to … a native speaker to talk to you so that you can notice the differences.
19 Play the tape back as many times as you like and … everything she has said.
20 It won’t be long before you find yourself speaking the language … .
21 … any one object if I turn the heating down?
22 I … come to the conclusion that nowadays nobody cares about anything.
23 No matter what happens next I … help you.
24 They … for 2 hours when the storm suddenly broke.
a) are running
b) will be running
c) had been running
25 I assumed you … paying for the repairs until the end of last year.
a) are being
b) had been
c) have been
26 … get tired of answering the same questions?
a) Had you ever
b) Have you ever
c) Do you ever
27 She … working on that manuscript for 4 years now.
a) has been
b) had been
c) will be
28 I … there once a long time ago and haven’t been back since.
c) have gone
29 My cousin … trying to pass his driving test but fails every time.
b) had kept
30 I … complete silence now while I try this dangerous experiment.
b) did want
c) have wanted
1 b 2 c 3 a 4 c 5 c 6 b 7 a 8 a 9 c 10 b
11 c 12 a 13 b 14 c 15 b 16 c 17 c 18 b 19 a 20 b
21 c 22 a 23 b 24 c 25 b 26 c 27 a 28 b 29 c 30 a
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