Choose the correct answer.
1 Scientists are still looking for a cure … COVID-19.
2 Put the salt in the water and let it … before adding anything else.
3 It’s too hot for you … this parcel.
b) for digging
c) to dig
4 He told Steve … for borrowing his laptop without permission.
5 In this company, if you interfere … other people’s affairs, you will regret it.
6 Are you at least partially aware of the difficulties that lie ahead … you?
7 I left my office after I … the report.
a) had written
b) have written
c) should have written
8 Her medical doctor made her … in bed for two weeks.
a) to stay
9 As quick as … . This phrase means very quick.
10 The officers haven’t had time to complete the investigation, but they have concluded … that he committed suicide.
11 I’m going to buy a new car; I’m tired … this one.
12 … a personal computer can help you work much faster.
a) To have
b) In having
13 I … be delighted to show you the way.
b) ought to
14 … the weather, the match went ahead.
a) Owing to
b) In spite of
15 Melania rang to make an early … at the hairdresser’s.
16 Adrian was the … in his family.
17 Could you buy a cake please … they come this afternoon?
a) if only
b) in case
c) on account of
18 One … of old public transport is its unreliability.
19 Did you know that she is … a baby?
20 The main … to progress is not technical but political.
21 The best rooms in this hotel … the bay.
22 All dogs … be kept on a lead in public.
23 You should separate the eggs and then beat with a … .
24 The man was … to steal the laptop when he saw it on the table.
25 My parents … me to learn English when I was a child.
26 I am accustomed … bad weather.
27 She was afraid … mentioning it to her husband.
28 I warned them … the danger.
29 Gold is feared … in price this week.
a) to go up
b) going up
c) to be going up
30 I will ask Jane to come if I … her.
b) will see
1 a 2 b 3 c 4 c 5 a 6 b 7 a 8 c 9 c 10 a
11 a 12 c 13 c 14 b 15 b 16 c 17 b 18 c 19 a 20 b
21 b 22 a 23 c 24 b 25 c 26 a 27 c 28 b 29 a 30 c
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