Quiz: Phrasal Verbs - On

Topic: Phrasal Verbs

Level: Intermediate

Instructions: Choose the correct verb to complete the sentence

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Q1 - The company ........ on ten new workers to handle the increase in production



Q2 - I'm ......... on you to help me



Q3 - She ....... on the skirt to see if it fitted



Q4 - I asked them not to make so much noise, but they ....... on until I got angry



Q5 - Don't tell him; he'll .... on as he can't keep anything secret



Q6 - In the UK all new cars have to ....... on unleaded petrol



Q7 - Her new job is very stressful and the strain is beginning to ....... on her



Q8 - I'd say that you can ....... at least half of them coming



Q9 - The politican's speech ..... on for over an hour and the audience were bored



Q10 - She ...... at school to get some more qualifications



Q11 - I can't ....... on my salary; I need to earn more



Q12 - The cold weather ........ on my cold



Q13 - You can't get a clear answer out of him; he just ......... on and on



Q14 - The film ....... on too long and I fell asleep



Q15 - It's getting dark; could you ...... the lights on



Q16 - Critics didn't think the music would ..... on, but people rushed out and bought it



Q17 - Noone helped me when I fell over; they all just ........ on



Q18 - I didn't ........ my shoes on in the shop and they are a bit too small



Q19 - They're good friends; they've ........ on well since the day they met



Q20 - The film started well but ....... on far too long



Q21 - The meeting ....... on after all; it hasn't been cancelled



Q22 - David ......... on his wife with his next door neighbour



Q23 - Many people were shocked when hardcore dance music ...... on and started charting



Q24 - I ....... on her to ask if she wanted to come out



Q25 - The truth finally ....... on her



Q26 - The company had to ..... on extra staff to cope with the demand for their new product



Q27 - Getting soaked in the storm ........ on a cold



Q28 - At first the dog seemed friendly, but then it suddenly ........ on me and bit me



Q29 - The first half of the film was good, but the second half ........ on too long



Q30 - The muggers ........ on an old lady and robbed her as she left the bank



Q31 - He ........ on his dinner and ate it in a few seconds



Q32 - My daughter was very disappointed when we couldn't go as she had her heart ........ on going



Q33 - I wish he'd shut up and let us ........ on with our work



Q34 - He's ........ on a bit now; he most be over seventy




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