Choose the correct letter a, b or c.
1 The accomplishments of modern medicine would be impossible … highly specialized instruments and techniques.
b) but without
2 Several weeks went … before I had news.
3 He doesn’t enjoy his job. He’s … because he does the same thing every day.
4 Everyone sent flowers … her uncle.
a) in addition
5 I’ll be at home … Friday.
6 If you don’t mind, I should like to … a suggestion.
7 … is getting married.
a) A friend of me
b) One my friends
c) A friend of mine
8 … with the size of other peaks, the highest peak of this mountain does not seem high at all.
a) When compared
b) If you compare
c) Compare with
9 It was impossible to sleep … very tired.
a) although I was
b) in spite of be
c) despite of being
10 I dislike stories … have dramatic endings.
11 …, he was a young student.
a) When the Revolution began
b) The beginning of the Revolution
c) The Revolution began
12 I didn’t expect to see you. Your brother said you … ill.
13 Here stands Lake Titicaca, … in the world.
a) the high largest lake
b) the highest large lake
c) high largest lake
14 The planes would have landed … the fog.
b) except for
c) but for
15 You can’t stop me … what I want.
b) to do
c) that I do
16 How …?
a) did the accident happen
b) did happen the accident
c) happened the accident
17 The reason … Steve phoned Silvia was to invite her to the cinema.
18 You! Call an ambulance. There’s been … .
b) an accident
c) any accident
19 We … by a noise during the night.
a) woke up
b) were woken up
c) were waking up
20 … in the world export diamonds.
a) Only few nations
b) Only a little nations
c) Only a few nations
21 I wouldn’t sleep if I … to bed now.
c) had gone
22 … this week? No, she’s on leave.
a) Does she work
b) Is she working
c) Did she work
23 They have been studying in the library every night … the last months.
24 He is away on holiday. He … to Italy.
a) has been
b) has gone
25 It is advisable … .
a) that a drastic measure be adopted
b) a drastic measure to be adopted
c) that to adopt a drastic measure
26 Of the two new colleagues, one is experienced and … .
a) other lacks experience
b) another is inexperienced
c) the other is not
27 Your friend, … name I can’t remember, made a lot of money.
28 … tomorrow, so we can watch TV until midnight.
a) I’m not working
b) I don’t work
c) I won’t work
29 That night, the fire spread but everybody … .
a) may escape
b) were able to escape
c) managed to escape
30 …, I’d have told you.
a) Had you asked me
b) If you asked me
c) Unless you asked me
1 c 2 c 3 b 4 b 5 a 6 b 7 c 8 a 9 a 10 b
11 a 12 c 13 b 14 c 15 a 16 a 17 b 18 b 19 b 20c
21 b 22 b 23 c 24 b 25 a 26 c 27 b 28 a 29 c 30 a
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