Choose the correct answer.
1 There is a … of $2,000 for information leading to the thief.
2 The manager didn’t pay for the meal himself – he put it on his company’s … account.
3 I knew her … we were young.
4 I … them run away from the bank.
5 I only have … days left in Spain.
b) a few
c) a little
6 She pretended that she agreed with me to avoid … my feelings.
b) to hurt
7 Many fires could be … if new safety standards were introduced.
8 My watch stopped so I had no way of knowing the right … .
9 He came … an unknown poem while he was searching for something else.
10 I couldn’t beat him at chess; I’m just not in his … .
11 Too much exercise can be harmful but walking is good … you.
12 I find it difficult to talk to her because we have so … in common.
13 His attitude … his parents is very disrespectful.
a) as far as
c) as for
14 Surely Anna is not going to drive, … she?
15 You … pay for this. It’s free.
c) don’t have to
16 A child learns a language best … .
a) when being brought up to it
b) by being brought up to it
c) while being brought into it
17 Urgent discussions will continue … .
a) behind the scenes
b) behind the curtain
c) behind the bars
18 Our house is nothing out of the … .
19 “A ladies’ man” means:
a) a man most women fall for
b) a man who dresses up like a woman
c) a man who enjoys the company of women
20 The manager warned Kate that the laziness and … could result in her dismissal.
21 The butcher cut some steak and … it up.
22 The man … to take a breath test after the incident.
23 I do my best to practise every day … it is difficult sometimes.
24 His arm was so … injured that he couldn’t play anymore.
25 His home is a … between a palace and a hotel.
26 The woman … case was described in the article never fully recovered.
27 I … put my money there if I didn’t consider it was safe.
28 Driving in this city is supposed to be confusing but I didn’t find it at … difficult.
29 I enjoy … but don’t like jogging.
a) to swim
b) in swim
30 Would you … the kettle on for some coffee?
1 b 2 a 3 c 4 b 5 b 6 a 7 c 8 b 9 b 10 a
11 c 12 c 13 b 14 c 15 c 16 b 17 a 18 c 19 c 20 a
21 b 22 c 23 a 24 b 25 c 26 c 27 b 28 a 29 c 30 b
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 60
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 59
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 58
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 57
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 56
- Advanced English Grammar Test – Multiple-choice Test 55