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1. What is the best answer to the question: Will computers take over the world?

They might
They had
They would
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2. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: Yesterday evening, ____ people on the streets.

there is little
there were few
there aren't any
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3. Choose the correct question for this answer: She's a film director.

What job your sister does?
What job does your sister?
What does your sister do?
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4. Which sentence is correct?

I like my job very much
I like very much my job
I like job very much
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5. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: The Prime Minister returned to Scotland ____.

last night
last afternoon
tomorrow morning
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6. Choose the best word to complete this sentence: Did you see the____ for a Sports Journalist in yesterday’s Independent newspaper?

header
blurb
advertisement
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7. Choose the best word to complete this sentence: I congratulated him ____ his promotion.

of
on
with
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8. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence : I am going to the UK to do a summer course to ____.

know better the English
get to know the language better
know the English language
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9. Choose the best word to complete the following: Dear Susan, It was such a pleasure to meet you after hearing so much about you through your parents. I’m really looking forward to ____ you again this summer.

seeing
hear
knowing
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10. Choose the best way to complete the following: Please ____ need any further information. I will be very pleased to provide it.

let me know if you
let me know you if
if let me know you
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11. Which of the following CANNOT be used to complete this sentence? Don’t forget to ____ the lights before you leave the office.

turn off
switch off
knock out
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12. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: John Baxter sent a report this afternoon from ____ the disaster scene.

in front
next
close to
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13. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: She's about to start a four-year course in business administration ____.

in following month
next month
in three years
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14. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: Don’t buy that jacket - it’s ____ for you.

too much big
too big size
too big
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15. Choose the best word or phrase to complete the following: Your purse? ___ in your office?

Isn't
Aren't
Isn't it
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16. Choose the best words to complete this sentence: To place an order via the Internet all you must do is ____ the form and complete your credit details.

put in
fill in
write in
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17. Choose the best phrase to begin this sentence: ____ did it take you to finish the job?

How long time
How long
How many times
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18. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: The busy terminal is now returning ___.

to the normal
to normal
to the norm
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19. Which of the following is NOT a place in a house?

chicken
hall
bathroom
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20. How do you say this number? 17,250

seventeen point two five zero
seventy thousand and two hundred and fifty
seventeen thousand two hundred and fifty
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21. Choose the best word to complete this question: ___ do Melissa and Alice have in common?

What
Which
Which element
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22. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: Her beauty owes more to ____.

the art than the nature
art than nature
the art than nature
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23. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: ‘White-collar crime’ is generally committed by ____.

professional people
manual workers
drug dealers
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24. Choose the best word to complete this sentence: I studied Economics and Modern Languages at university and have travelled ____ since I left university four years ago.

widely
larger
extended
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25. Choose the best word to complete the following: He never knows where things are and his desk is always in such a mess! He leaves papers everywhere and is always losing his keys. He’s just so ____.

neat
tidy
untidy
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26. Choose the best verb form to complete this sentence: The Ford Motor Company first ____ producing the famous Model T in 1908.

has started
started
starts
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27. Choose the best word or words to complete the question: Who ____ this morning? I heard that somebody was looking for me.

ringing
rung
rang
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28. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: The Mississippi river is very long, but it is not ____ in the world.

one of longest
the longer
the longest
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29. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence: I wish I ____ the small print before I signed the contract.

would read
read
had read
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30. Statistics tell us that the median annual salary paid to women scientists was between 20% and 25.2% less than that paid to men. In other words…

Women scientists earn about a quarter less than men
Male scientists are poorer than women
Women scientists earn as much as men
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31. Which of the following CANNOT be used to complete this passage? Do you realise that she got top marks at school in every single subject! She must be really ____ because she was accepted at university when she was only 16!

clever
cheerful
smart
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32. Which of the following CANNOT be used to complete this sentence? He suggested ____ more staff.

to hire
that we hired
that we should hire
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33. In salary scales, merit raises are based on…

promotional
aged
ability
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34. Choose the best verb to complete this sentence: By midnight yesterday all the forms ____ to the Commission.

are gone
had been sent
we send
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35. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: Eritrea is the most exciting country ____.

I never went
I have ever visited
I ever been
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36. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: He went to university ____ political science.

for study
to study
for to study
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37. Choose the best phase to complete this sentence: The Home Office said that they ___ who was responsible.

didn’t yet know
were already looking
wouldn't yet have information
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38. Choose the best word or phrase to complete this sentence. ____ left after the tourist office and you will see the Marine Hotel on the right.

Go to
Take
Turn
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39. Choose the best verb form to complete this sentence: I ____ so many people at the Live8 concert last month.

met
have known
knew
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40. Choose the best phrase to complete this sentence: The planet Jupiter is ____ the Earth.

bigger of
big as
bigger than
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