Choose the correct answer.
1 If it’s raining tomorrow, we shall have to … the match till Sunday.
b) put off
c) put away
2 Call in and see our … of spring fashions today.
3 We have no … in our files of your recent letters to the company.
4 When her aunt dies, she … a lot of money.
5 Give him a telephone number to ring … he gets lost.
c) in case
6 Her parents never allowed her … .
b) a smoking
c) to smoke
7 Bill is only interested … making money.
8 The boy was very upset by the … of his English examination.
9 Their actions caused the rate of inflation to … sharply.
10 They were good friends. I was surprised when they … .
a) fell out
b) fell off
c) fell down
11 I had to leave early … I didn’t feel very well.
12 After closing the envelope, the assistant manager … the stamps on firmly.
13 Don’t be so sure … yourself! You might be wrong.
14 This book will prove useful … you.
15 You should not be so sensitive … criticism.
16 I am not familiar … his novels.
17 You should study the college … for full particulars of enrolment.
18 A novel is a form of … which may include many facts.
a) short story
19 The relationship that matters most in the life of a … is the one between him and his constituency party, they say.
20 The case of the missing millionaire has become the … of considerable interest in the press.
21 These people are thought … less friendly than people from our country.
c) to be
22 Would you give this report to Mr. Smith? Sorry, I can’t. He doesn’t … .
a) any more work here
b) work any more here
c) work here any longer
23 After hitting her arm, she had a large black … .
24 This is not the right … to ask for my help; I am away on business.
25 I hadn’t seen him for years, but when I saw him in the street, I … him at once.
26 The dog was so frightened that it ran … the bed to hide.
27 John was unable to … my party as he was ill.
c) be present
28 Jane bought red shoes to … her red dress.
29 We’ll have to … the meeting until next month.
a) put down
b) put off
c) put round
30 I am not sure … the black coat is.
1 b 2 c 3 a 4 b 5 c 6 c 7 a 8 b 9 c 10 a
11 b 12 b 13 c 14 b 15 a 16 a 17 c 18 c 19 b 20 a
21 c 22 c 23 a 24 b 25 c 26 c 27 b 28 a 29 b 30 c
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