Choose the correct letter a, b or c.
1 Some who have been made redundant make no effort to get employment in complete … to those who retrain.
2 The company decided not to imitate their competitors but … their structure after the latest trends in business.
3 No one is allowed to smoke inside the building but you are … to smoke outside.
4 She is … as a possible future minister.
5 They decided to … to his request for a loan.
6 The recently discovered bones are … to be those of the missing link.
7 The … over the rights and wrongs of this issue has been a never-ending discussion.
8 They are worried about the erosion of the cliff face, which is in … of falling into the sea.
9 It’s more … twice what I had to pay.
10 The protesters were … to go back to work.
11 This story is … on an incident that actually happened.
12 I’m afraid I shan’t be … to come on Friday.
13 You can easily tell that this document .. from the 15th century.
14 I’m sorry to tell you but she is … that this will be the result. She has no proof.
15 I … you for one of my colleagues, who looks exactly like you.
16 They’re bound to object because they’ve been … against the idea from the start.
17 That’s exactly the … as the first one.
18 The main quality of a candidate for this job is to have the … to get on with people.
19 They couldn’t hold their meeting in the open air … of the rain.
20 She’s very good at … with difficult clients.
21 We often hear that such information cannot be released into the public … in the interest of national security.
22 They run the risk of facing a … if they break the official secrets regulations.
b) back strike
c) back whip
23 When there is a … inquiry taking place, the rush to get more information is intense.
a) high brow
b) high profile
c) high intensity
24 The more they try to conceal what is happening, the more it fuels … about what might be happening.
25 A journalist might get hold of sensitive information knowing that he will get … by government agencies if he dares reveal it.
26 They will … what can be disclosed in newspapers.
27 Once the disclosure is … it’s the job of the journalist to share the conclusion.
28 They can soon see through the … of a weak argument.
29 What is being written is likely to … a threat to national security.
30 You have turned this country into a … for troublemakers.
1 a 2 c 3 a 4 c 5 b 6 b 7 a 8 c 9 a 10 b
11 b 12 c 13 c 14 c 15 a 16 b 17 c 18 a 19 c 20 a
21 b 22 a 23 b 24 c 25 b 26 b 27 b 28 c 29 a 30 b
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