Exercise: Phrasal Verbs - Speak

Topic: Phrasal Verbs | Level: Intermediate

Online English Quiz

Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - Although his behaviour was terrible, everyone was afraid to speak ..... about it for fear of making him angry
Q2 - Could you speak ...., please; I can't hear you
Q3 - She spoke ..... all of us when she said that it had been a wonderful day
Q4 - If he is late again, I shall have to speak ..... him and he won't enjoy that, I can tell you
Q5 - Spring has been very dry; no rain to speak .....
Q6 - You'd better speak .....; he is a bit deaf
Q7 - The latest model is so easy to use; the massive increase in sales speaks ...... itself
Q8 - She did not agree with the idea and spoke ........ it
Q9 - I need to speak ...... you if you have a minute
Q10 - She's keeps interrupting me and speaking ...... turn
Q11 - A representative speaks ...... their organisation
Q12 - She never speaks ........ her private life
Q13 - Speak ....... yourself! I couldn't disagree more.

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Q1 - Although his behaviour was terrible, everyone was afraid to speak ..... about it for fear of making him angry
 
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Q2 - Could you speak ...., please; I can't hear you
 
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Q3 - She spoke ..... all of us when she said that it had been a wonderful day
 
up
 
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Q4 - If he is late again, I shall have to speak ..... him and he won't enjoy that, I can tell you
 
to
 
for
 
up
Q5 - Spring has been very dry; no rain to speak .....
 
of
 
for
 
to
Q6 - You'd better speak .....; he is a bit deaf
 
out
 
for
 
up
Q7 - The latest model is so easy to use; the massive increase in sales speaks ...... itself
 
to
 
for
 
out
Q8 - She did not agree with the idea and spoke ........ it
 
for
 
up
 
against
Q9 - I need to speak ...... you if you have a minute
 
up
 
to
 
out
Q10 - She's keeps interrupting me and speaking ...... turn
 
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out of
 
out
Q11 - A representative speaks ...... their organisation
 
to
 
against
 
for
Q12 - She never speaks ........ her private life
 
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Q13 - Speak ....... yourself! I couldn't disagree more.
 
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