Choose the correct letter a, b or c.
1 My parents died in an accident, and I was … at the age of two.
2 How often do you go to the movies?
a) No, I don’t often go to the movies.
b) Yes, I sometimes go to the movies.
c) I go to the movies twice a week.
3 Mr. Brown outlived his wife by five years.
a) separated from
b) lived outside
c) lived longer than
4 She telephoned while I … dinner.
a) was having
c) have had
5 Silvia said, “Book my seat in advance, Dave”.
a) Silvia told Dave to book her seat in advance.
b) Silvia said to Dave to book her seat in advance.
c) Silvia told Dave book her seat in advance.
6 In spite of bad weather, the concert will go ahead.
a) travel far
b) take place
c) be enjoyed
7 When he was a child, he was deprived of fatherly affection.
a) played with
c) not having
8 Sarah went to the hairdresser’s yesterday. She wanted have her hair washed.
a) She went to the hairdresser’s yesterday to have her hair washed.
b) She went to the hairdresser’s yesterday to wash her hair.
c) She went to the hairdresser’s yesterday for her hair to be washed.
9 These tiles are made for … purposes.
10 Would you mind turning the ventilation on? …
a) Not at all.
b) Yes, please.
c) No, thank you.
11 Are you saying you … Kate again?
a) never saw
b) never see
c) will never see
12 It’s an hour since she …, so she must be at home now.
b) has left
c) is leaving
13 I’ve been waiting for him. I wonder if he … his way.
a) has lost
b) will lose
c) had lost
14 I … an Chinese language course now.
b) have taken
c) am taking
15 She owes you a lot of money, …?
a) has she
b) doesn’t she
c) isn’t it
16 Whose scarf is it? It’s my … .
17 If you burn the garbage, it will give off … odor.
18 Laws restricting hunting and fishing to conserve … have been passed by many countries.
b) wild life
c) the resources
19 She … book the tickets, but she hadn’t enough time to call at the cinema.
a) could have
b) would have
c) was going to
20 I am not ready, … .
a) and so is she
b) she is too
c) and neither is she
21 I have worked for the organization … 2 years.
a) more than
22 He has recommended me a car with very low consumption. It’s a very … car to run.
23 Was she your classmate? Yes, but I … like her.
a) never did
b) did ever
c) ever did
24 All applicants should be over thirty years of age.
a) men who enter the military
b) people who ask for jobs
c) people who work as mechanics
25 He’s not all that interested in politics and … affairs.
26 Why … an extra day in the city? I … tell you tomorrow.
a) did you stay/will
b) have stayed/would
c) had stayed/will
27 … my uncle gets to the airport, they’ll check in his luggage.
b) As soon as
28 This old man is as deaf as a post.
b) very tall
c) not able to hear
29 He said he … 28 the following month.
a) will be
c) would be
30 … your house painted last year?
1 b 2 c 3 c 4 a 5 a 6 b 7 c 8 a 9 b 10 a
11 c 12 a 13 a 14 c 15 b 16 b 17 b 18 b 19 c 20 c
21 c 22 a 23 a 24 b 25 c 26 a 27 b 28 a 29 c 30 b
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