Exercise: Advanced Exam Tricks- 4

Topic: Exam Traps and Tricks | Level: Advanced

Online English Quiz

Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - Whenever he felt cross, he ......... bite his nails
Q2 - Phoning at ........ rate costs more than in the evening.
Q3 - It is the first time I ............. squid
Q4 - The opposition expect to get elected ......... the poor results of today's opinion poll
Q5 - There's been a lot of concern about the environmental ......... of the new oil refinery
Q6 - I'm getting the manufacturers ....... it with a new one
Q7 - The new laws will become ....... as of Friday
Q8 - Weren't you .... to have completed the work by now?
Q9 - As ...... as I am concerned, that was all finished ages ago
Q10 - I only caught a ........ of her
Q11 - They were .......... to justice years ago
Q12 - I read a newspaper every day to stay in touch with ......... affairs
Q13 - There wasn't any milk so we'll have to make ...... with powder
Q14 - He can't be so keen ...... that he's never on time
Q15 - He found ....... his horror that his car had been stolen

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Q1 - Whenever he felt cross, he ......... bite his nails
 
will
 
might
 
had
 
would
Q2 - Phoning at ........ rate costs more than in the evening.
 
full
 
high
 
top
 
peak
Q3 - It is the first time I ............. squid
 
eat
 
have eaten
 
should eat
 
had eaten
Q4 - The opposition expect to get elected ......... the poor results of today's opinion poll
 
despite
 
nevertheless
 
apart
 
in spite
Q5 - There's been a lot of concern about the environmental ......... of the new oil refinery
 
affect
 
pollution
 
impact
 
emission
Q6 - I'm getting the manufacturers ....... it with a new one
 
replace
 
replacing
 
be replaced
 
to replace
Q7 - The new laws will become ....... as of Friday
 
in effect
 
efficient
 
affective
 
effective
Q8 - Weren't you .... to have completed the work by now?
 
supposed
 
reckoned
 
told
 
managed
Q9 - As ...... as I am concerned, that was all finished ages ago
 
well
 
far
 
good
 
much
Q10 - I only caught a ........ of her
 
glance
 
look
 
glimpse
 
glimmer
Q11 - They were .......... to justice years ago
 
made
 
done
 
taken
 
brought
Q12 - I read a newspaper every day to stay in touch with ......... affairs
 
current
 
news
 
actual
 
modern
Q13 - There wasn't any milk so we'll have to make ...... with powder
 
up
 
do
 
over
 
use
Q14 - He can't be so keen ...... that he's never on time
 
judging
 
seeing
 
viewed
 
noted
Q15 - He found ....... his horror that his car had been stolen
 
for
 
from
 
to
 
by

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