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Grammar - Level C Test 42

in Level C

Choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence.

1. Food prices have been ________ steadily for at least twenty years.

A. rising
B. raising
C. lifting
D. growing

2. When the police appealed for witnesses, several people came ________.

A. forward
B. out
C. across
D. on

3. My father always falls ________ in front of the television.

A. sleepy
B. asleep
C. sleeping
D. sleep

4. This year the roses were ________ a month earlier than usual.

A. in full cry
B. in full swing
C. in full bloom
D. at full blast

5. I don't know why he complains about his low salary all the time. He doesn't earn as ________ as I do.

A. less
B. few
C. more
D. little

6. From now on everything will be ________ sailing, I hope. No more problems.

A. simple
B. straight
C. plain
D. pretty

7. There are ________ when I have to work very hard.

A. times
B. at times
C. from time to time
D. a long time

8. Our magazine ________ in May if we receive all the articles on time.

A. is published
B. will be published
C. would be published
D. will have publish

9. I though you said that you were ________ to be in Spain this weekend.

A. supposed
B. assumed
C. intended
D. planned

10. Could you ________ me five pounds? I'll pay you back next Monday.

A. lend
B. borrow
C. take
D. return

11. He was not very pleased about ________ called an incompetent idiot.

A. being
B. was
C. to be
D. had been

12. I wish you wouldn't ________ your clothes all over the floor.

A. stray
B. sprawl
C. scatter
D. straggle

13. The boy fell into the river and was ________ along by the fast current.

A. caught
B. swept
C. thrown
D. swung

14. ________ from anything else, she is always late for work.

A. Not only
B. As well
C. Apart
D. Except

15. The new manager explained to the staff that she hoped to ________ new procedures to save time and money.

A. manufacture
B. establish
C. control
D. restore

16. I am sure he would have liked your sister if he ________ her.

A. meet
B. met
C. had met
D. has met

17. This passport is valid ________ all countries except China.

A. in
B. on
C. at
D. for

18. The child hurt himself badly when he fell ________ the bedroom window.

A. out from
B. out of
C. down
D. over

19. I don't ________ to get married because I like being a bachelor.

A. risk
B. persist
C. intend
D. insist

20. ________ at the party!

A. Get fun
B. Make fun
C. Have fun
D. Do fun