Choose the correct letter a, b or c.
1 Perhaps you could start by telling me why you’ve … .
a) asked for this job
b) applied for this job
c) intended for this job
2 I like working in the … .
a) open air
b) pure air
c) free air
3 Do you like the idea of an office with …?
a) air control
b) air condition
c) air conditioning
4 I don’t understand what you’re … .
a) off about
b) on about
c) in about
5 I thought the solution was … obvious.
6 For Bill, the situation … clear.
b) hadn’t been
7 I think there must be a mistake. I … .
a) put it you’re Mr. Brown
b) try it you’re Mr. Brown
c) take it you’re Mr. Brown
8 I’m afraid it’s a case of mistaken … .
9 So you’re not after the job of data specialist, … .
a) I preview
b) I presume
c) I pretend
10 I like working outside. I want to be a gardener, … .
a) if you don’t mind
b) if you don’t care
c) if you don’t see
11 This business has lost a lot of orders recently and is going through a … time.
12 In this country trains always arrive … time.
13 They don’t know what to do and are merely playing … time.
14 Just looking at their out of date equipment one can tell that the company is well … the times.
15 His latest invention proved he was … of his time.
b) in front
16 You can tell he has hit the … time because of the new car he drives.
17 It’s … time you went to the post office.
18 They are meant to … time with the conductor.
19 If you want to grow as a business you must … with the times.
20 The parcel arrived four weeks later, and not … time!
21 She hung the washing out only three hours ago but it is already bone … thanks to the hot sunshine.
22 He came straight out with his complaint … no bones about it.
23 When they found him he was just … and bone.
24 You can hear everything that’s going on next door because the walls are paper … .
25 After the revolution the dictator no longer had much control and became just a paper … .
26 There was no hesitation on his part and quick as a … he paid the bill.
27 He had no problems learning foreign languages because he was very quick on the … .
28 The first … was to hold the event in the open air but that posed some problems.
29 The proposal was discarded because I might find difficulty with the local … .
30 In view of the large number of people the … of a parking area was considered very important.
1 b 2 a 3 c 4 b 5 b 6 c 7 c 8 a 9 b 10 a
11 c 12 a 13 c 14 b 15 a 16 a 17 c 18 b 19 b 20 a
21 c 22 a 23 b 24 c 25 a 26 c 27 a 28 b 29 c 30 a
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