USE OF ENGLISH - 7

1

Complete each sentence with a word formed from the word in capitals.

0

My alarm clock didn’t go off and so I overslept this morning.

1

I had been in the country for a year, but I still felt like a ________________ .

2

I have never felt such great ________________ since the day I got married.

3

He’s only been in the job for one week so he’s a bit ________________ .

4

I’ve known him since school days. Our ________________ is very strong.

5

It makes me feel bad to see so many________________ people sleeping in the street.

6

It hasn’t rained for months and there’s a great water ________________ .

7

I don’t like this job. I’m ________________ and overworked.

8

Smoking can be very ________________ to your health.

9

We’ve got all the modern ________________ in our factory.

10

I’m really sorry, I think there has been a ________________ .

3

Complete each sentence with a word from the box. One of the words is used twice.

after

away

back

down

for

in

on

out

up

OVERSLEPT
FOREIGN
HAPPY
EXPERIENCE
FRIEND
HOME

SHORT

PAY

DANGER
MACHINE
UNDERSTAND

with

1

Excuse me, I’d like to try ________________ this jacket. Where are the changing rooms?

2

I’ll lend you the money but you must pay me ________________ by Friday.

3

Christine said she’d drop ________________ to see her aunt on the way home from Scotland.

4

Do you think my new shirt will go ________________ these trousers?

5

Paul promised to help me with the decorating today but he’s gone to a football match instead. He’s really
let me ________________ .

6

Joanna put ________________ a thick pair of boots as it was snowing outside.

7

Let’s go ________________ to Paris for the weekend. I’ve never been there.

8

Did you know that Louise is going ________________ with my ex-boyfriend?

9

Robbie wanted to dress ________________ as Batman for the party.

10

Jack takes ________________ his father. They’ve even got the same ears!

1

Complete each sentence with a word formed from the word in capitals.

1

I don’t have much ________________ of European history.

2

My pencil has broken! Have you got a ________________ ?

3

Tomorrow I’m going to send off my ________________ form for the job.

4

Her brother works in the factory as an ________________ .

5

The ________________ in this city has got worse. I find it difficult to breathe.
1

KNOW
SHARP
APPLY

ENGINE
POLLUTE

I (leave) ______________________ . 4 Would you like me to call back later? Shall ___________________________________________________________. 7 After the exam we’ll go for a pizza. 7 A: How are the unemployment figures this year? B: They (rise) ______________________ by 2%. 5 A: Why are the police here? B: There (is) ______________________ an accident. the film ___________________________________________ . 8 If you go to court you will need a good ________________ . Your taxi has ____________________________________________________ . I haven’t ________________________________________________________ . EMPLOY LAW Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. 1 This is my first visit to Italy. 8 A: How were the unemployment figures last year? 2 . 2 Your taxi arrived a moment ago. 4 Put each verb given into the past simple or the present perfect. 3 The film started before my arrival. 6 I last went to Spain in 1998. When the exam __________________________________________________ . 4 A: Are you still working at the shop? B: No. When I arrived. 2 A: How is the holiday going? B: Great! We (go) ______________________ to the disco most nights. 5 Simone has been learning English for two years. I’m ____________________________________________________________ . 3 A: Did you carry on working at the shop after your argument with the manager? B: No.6 Tony Blair is one of Britain’s most famous ________________ . Simone started ___________________________________________________ . I’ve ___________________________________________________________ . 6 A: Why did the metro stop running yesterday evening? B: There (is) ______________________ an accident. It’s not much fun being ________________ . POLITICS 7 I’ve been out of work for ages. 1 A: What did you do on your holiday? B: We (go) ______________________ to the disco most nights. I (leave) ______________________ . 8 I intend to speak to my boss tomorrow.

6 I last saw Naomi in February. 5 It’s not necessary for me to wear a tie at work. 7 I intend to email Paul this evening. he dived into the water. If I ____________________________________________________________ . 2 I’ve been playing the guitar for three years. I started ________________________________________________________ . 5 Would you like me to get you a drink? Shall ___________________________________________________________ . I’ve ___________________________________________________________ . The plane has ___________________________________________________ . 2 I think you should leave your job. I’m ____________________________________________________________ . I wish __________________________________________________________ . 3 Somebody has stolen my wallet! My wallet _______________________________________________________ . 3 Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. I haven’t ________________________________________________________ . I was __________________________________________________________ . 1 I haven’t got a dog but I want one. When the match __________________________________________________ . 8 I thought the film looked familiar. 3 . I thought I ______________________________________________________ 4 Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first. 1 The plane landed a few moments ago. 4 Istanbul is my place of birth. 4 This is my first time in the United States. 0 Michael took a deep breath and dived into the water.B: They (rise) ______________________ by 2%. you’ll hear a lot of noise. That’s what I’d do. After Michael had taken a deep breath. 3 After the start of the match.

That ___________________________________________________________ . 5 We didn’t buy a ticket. 8 The President gave the news conference. 6 It was possible for Marcus to get lost. You ___________________________________________________________ .I don’t _________________________________________________________ . 2 There are twelve students in my class. 3 The name of the film is Zero Hour. The film ________________________________________________________ . 4 The film was very unpopular. Last night there __________________________________________________ . My class ________________________________________________________ . The news conference ______________________________________________ 4 . She must ____________________________________ 2 Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. 4 I’m sure that isn’t Geoffrey. so we had to pay a fine. 2 Somebody will meet you at the airport. 1 Last week I lent Hilary the Harry Potter book. Last week Hilary _________________________________________________ . 7 Shall we have a coffee break now? What about _____________________________________________________ . 1 Imagine you had a yacht. 3 When is your birthday? When were ______________________________________________________ . Where would you go? Where _________________________________________________________ . Nobody ________________________________________________________ . If we ___________________________________________________________ . Simon’s got _____________________________________________________ . Marcus could ____________________________________________________ 4 Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. 6 I’m sure she enjoyed herself. 5 Last night it rained a lot. 6 I’ve got more DVDs than Simon.

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