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    Leisure, or free time, is time spent away from business, work

    IUEE Cloze test. Would you please correct me if I'm wrong?

    Leisure, or free time, is time spent away from business, work, and household duties. It does not actually include time (1) ----------- on necessary activities such as sleeping and, where it is a must,e.g. education.The distinction or difference between leisure and unavoidable activities is not a rigidly defined one; for example, people sometimes do work-related (2) ----------- for fun as well as for long-term utility. There is also a distinction between free time and leisure. For example, Situationist International states that free time is rarely free; economic and social forces (3) -------- free time from the individual and sell it back to them as a product known as "leisure". (4) --------- most people's leisure activities are not a completely free choice, and may be limited by social (5) -----------; for example, people may be forced to spend time gardening by the need to copy the standard of neighboring gardens.


    1- 1) spends 2) spending 3) is spent 4) spent
    2- 1) procedures 2) activities 3) profits 4) factors
    3- 1) distract 2) steal 3) decrease 4) prevent
    4- 1) Fortunately 2) Similarly 3) Certainly 4) Formerly
    5- 1) pressures 2) industries 3) unions 4) gestures

    My answers:

    1. 4
    2. 2
    3. 2
    4. 2 (not sure)
    5. 1

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    Re: Leisure, or free time, is time spent away from business, work

    Yes, they are all OK.

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