Test your English

1. The police are ……… an investigation into the robbery.

 
 
 
 

2. You should read this book— it’s been ……… recommended by all the critics.

 
 
 
 

3. I’d rather you _______ invite her round tonight.

 
 
 
 

4. Those tomatoes cost only £1.50 _______ kilo.

 
 
 
 

5. There _______ someone here as I can hear voices in the next room.

 
 
 
 

6. Emma: Are dogs allowed in this supermarket? Ben: Yes, but I wish they _______.

 
 
 
 

7. Please don’t forget to ring me when you ……… back home.

 
 
 
 

8. We had been travelling _______ about four hours when the car broke down.

 
 
 
 

9. Put negatives:He speaks Japanese but……german.

 
 
 
 
 

10. I really have no idea how this ……… in the first place.

 
 
 
 

11. Choose the correct option: I drink wine but … rum

 
 
 
 
 

12. It’s a great place to live apart from the increasing volume of ……… that passes by my flat every day.

 
 
 
 

13. Let’s try to get home before the rain really ……… .

 
 
 
 

14. We ……… a lovely two weeks in the north of italy last month.

 
 
 
 

15. Ellen : Why are all these decorations_______ put up all over the town? Amy: because we will be celebrating next week.

 
 
 
 

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