Choose the correct answer.
1 I suggest … the “meal of the day” rather than fish.
a) to have
b) we have
c) for us having
2 Her father won’t … to my marrying Olivia.
3 It was way to hot. I couldn’t … it any longer.
4 They had always liked the sea … they moved to the Coast.
5 Just keep .. on him, will you?
a) a look
b) an eye
c) a care
6 By the time you receive this message, I … for China.
a) will leave
b) have left
c) will have left
7 You can depend … me.
8 I invested a lot of money … residential buildings.
9 She is trying to lose weight by … sweets.
a) cutting down at
b) stopping down at
c) cutting down on
10 The terrorist tried to persuade the hostage that he was neither … nor … . He was just interested in calling attention to his cause.
11 The professor was surprised that her English was so … .
12 I went to … some pictures by a renowned painter.
b) look at
c) see to
13 If it … fine, she shall go out.
14 The idea of a balanced diet is difficult to … in this group.
a) put across
b) take in
c) make over
15 There was a small room into … we all gathered.
16 You … go to dentist’s.
b) ought to
17 His speech was interesting at first, but it was … long.
a) so much
b) far too
c) too much
18 The soldier has been on … for twenty-four hours without a break.
19 When she braked on the icy road, the car … .
20 This is the … building in the city.
21 You must put your name on this side and then sign on the … side.
22 I will always … our wonderful holidays.
23 The Prime Minister … his intention to retire.
24 As the child walked through the fields, he heard sheep … .
25 I’m afraid I can’t comment … your project yet.
26 Steve was employed … a factory in 2010.
27 It was such a good weather that I decided to go … .
c) to fishing
28 I think she … you my regards when you met two days ago.
b) has given
29 Not … did she refuse to speak to me, but she also blamed me for failing.
b) at all
30 “To come through flying colours” means:
a) to succeed in one’s study
b) to accomplish something with great success
c) to be understood loud and clear
1 b 2 a 3 c 4 a 5 b 6 c 7 c 8 a 9 c 10 b
11 c 12 b 13 c 14 a 15 c 16 b 17 b 18 c 19 c 20 a
21 a 22 c 23 b 24 b 25 c 26 a 27 b 28 a 29 c 30 b
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