Quiz: Phrasal Verbs - Off

Topic: Phrasal Verbs

Level: Intermediate

Instructions: Choose the correct verb to complete the sentence

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Q1 - His mother was angry and ........ him off for being late



Q2 - The waiter's coughing ..... me off the dinner; I couldn't eat any of it



Q3 - Everybody was surpised when her plan ..... off and she got promoted



Q4 - I was tired and ..... off during the play



Q5 - Jess ...... off her engagement when she found out that her partner had been unfaithful to her



Q6 - Newcastle United ...... off the FA cup last season



Q7 - Fran was so tired that she ........ off during the lecture



Q8 - The college was closed because numbers had been ....... off for years



Q9 - The factory chimneys ....... off a lot of smoke



Q10 - The rain ...... off and they were able to play the match



Q11 - He hates his boss and is always ....... off about her



Q12 - Tourists are often ...... off and pay far too much for what they buy



Q13 - The minister ..... off a load of statistics to defend her department's actions



Q14 - The dog ..... off the burglars, who left without taking anything



Q15 - Lenka started jogging to ....... off the weight she'd put on during the holidays



Q16 - The old man ...... off the two muggers



Q17 - The countries ...... diplomatic relations a few months before they went to war



Q18 - If you are charged too much money for something, you are ....... off



Q19 - I went to the gym to ..... off my anger



Q20 - Please ....... off the grass and stay on the path



Q21 - The burglars were scared ......... when the dog started barking



Q22 - After the deserts, we ....... off the meal with coffee and a whisky



Q23 - She ........ her coat off because it was very hot



Q24 - They're travelling around India for six months; they ........ off this morning for the airport



Q25 - Because it was not a very serious crime, the police ........ her off with just a warning



Q26 - The robbers ........ off with ten thousand pounds



Q27 - It's five thirty so I ........ off home now



Q28 - Although he was guilty, he ........ off without any punishment



Q29 - Her electricity was ........ off because she hadn't paid the bill



Q30 - The plane ........ off on time, but arrived an hour late



Q31 - The car was so badly damaged that the insurance company ........ it off



Q32 - When you leave, could you remember to ........ off the lights please



Q33 - You must ........ off the grass in the park; nobody can walk on it



Q34 - They had to ........ the play off for a fortnight when the leading actor fell ill




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