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Test 1 / 18

Oh, there you are! I didn’t even know you had gone out!

I was unaware of the  (UNAWARE) fact that you had gone out.

The driver instructed passengers to move down the bus.

Passengers (WAY) down the bus by the driver.

were instructed to make their waywere instructed told to make their
You must include the word given (way)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Mira tried to stay out of the argument between her two colleagues.

Mira tried (SIDES) between her two colleagues.

not to take sides in the argumentto avoid taking sides in the argumentnot to take sides
You must include the word given (sides)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

A lack of support is threatening the success of the carnival.

The carnival’s(UNDER) support.

success is under threat due tosuccess is under threat because ofsuccess is under threat owing to lack of
You must include the word given (under)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

The manager refused to discuss his decision further.

The manager stated that his decision(OPEN) discussion.

was not open to further
You must include the word given (open)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Please text me when you get home, even if it’s very late.

No (HOW) when you get home, please text me.

matter how late it ismatter how late may bematter how late might be
You must include the word given (how)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

I just saw Emma for a moment as she walked past the restaurant.

I just(CAUGHT) as she walked past the restaurant.

caught a glimpse of emmacaught sight of emma
You must include the word given (caught)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.
Test 2 / 18

Oh, there you are! I didn’t even know you had gone out!

I was unaware of the  (UNAWARE) fact that you had gone out.

When they got to Texas, they settled successfully and built a life.

When they arrived (ROOTS) and built a life.

in texas, they put down roots
You must include the word given (ROOTS)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

He had to do it, which was a shame.

If (ONLY) it.

only he hadn't had to doonly he had not had to do
You must include the word given (ONLY)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

No matter what you do, I intend to leave Britain.

I have (WHATEVER) you do

every intention of leaving britain, whatever
You must include the word given (WHATEVER)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

She remembered she had forgotten to buy any butter after she arrived home.

Only (REMEMBER) she had forgotten to buy any butter.

after she had arrived home did she rememberafter she'd arrived home did she remember
You must include the word given (REMEMBER)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Bruce isn’t good at languages.

Bruce (FLAIR) languages.

doesn't have a flair fordoes not have a flair for
You must include the word given (FLAIR)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

You stand a very good chance of getting the job.

The (ODDS) the job.

odds are that you will getodds are that you'll get
You must include the word given (ODDS)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.
Test 3 / 18

Oh, there you are! I didn’t even know you had gone out!

I was unaware of the  (UNAWARE) fact that you had gone out.

Surely Wendy likes it when her family make a fuss of her.

Surely Wendy likes (BEING) by her family.

being made a fuss of
You must include the word given (BEING)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

We watched horror films but we wished we had watched comedies.

We (SOONER) horror films.

would sooner have watched comedies than'd sooner have watched comedies than
You must include the word given (SOONER)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Everybody knows that Betsy interferes in other people’s matters.

Betsy (POKE) other people’s matters.

is known to poke her nose into
You must include the word given (POKE)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Alex bought the old building because he wanted to convert it into holiday homes.

Alex bought the old building (VIEW) it into holiday homes.

with a view to converting
You must include the word given (VIEW)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

You have to take into account the building’s surroundings.

You have to (PROVISION) the building’s surroundings.

make provision for
You must include the word given (PROVISION)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Peterson was the person who sparked my interest in science.

It (GOT) science.

was peterson that got me interested inwas peterson who got me interested in
You must include the word given (GOT)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.
Test 4 / 18

Oh, there you are! I didn’t even know you had gone out!

I was unaware of the  (UNAWARE) fact that you had gone out.

Carla thinks it would be better if Tom discovered the answer for himself.

Carla would prefer (FOUND) answer for himself.

if tom found out the
You must include the word given (found)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

He left the house early, but arrived after he expected.

Despite (OFF) late.

setting off early, he arrived
You must include the word given (off)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Unless this weather really changes overnight, we’ll leave at 6am.

Providing (NO) the weather overnight, we’ll leave at 6am.

there's no change inthere is no change in
You must include the word given (no)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

The desert was completely devoid of trees.

There (WHATSOEVER) the desert.

were no trees whatsoever in
You must include the word given (whatsoever)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Patrick wanted to guarantee that everything was as it should be on his wedding day.

Patrick didn’t (LEAVE) on his wedding day.

leave anything to chance
You must include the word given (leave)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.

Susan didn’t tell Dan about the bill until he’d finished his dinner.

Susan (FOR) dinner before telling him about the bill.

waited for dan to finish
You must include the word given (for)You must use beetwen 3 and 8 words.