Language in Use Intermediate 1-6
Exercise 1 - Vocabulary Multiple Choice : put the LETTER in the box
1. My brother never
his books _____ when he's finished studying. I hate how untidy he is.
a. puts / away b. keeps / clean c. uses / up
I met my girlfriend
the summer holidays.
a. while b. during c. when
me $50, please? I'll pay you back next week.
a. lend b. borrow c. afford
Thank God I
work on Sundays! That would be too much!
|TIP:put only THE LETTER in the box
| TIP: The apostrophe is (next to number zero)'
|TIP: This is a continuous text. Read it complete before you decide on the incorrect words
a. am not allowed to b. can't c. don't have to
Don't buy caviar! It's a
a. loss b. waste c. cost
6. I think it's fair that those who earn a lot of money have to pay more
a. income tax b. V.A.T. c. bills
7. Don't you think Peter
to study more if he wants to pass?
a. should b. has c. must
I don't really care about the place; we can go
a. whenever b. anyone c. wherever
me wear a uniform at work. I can't wear jeans.
a. let b. make c. don't let
10. I don't really like excursions. I prefer
on my own.
a. sightseeing b. tripping c. walk
11. I can't go on holiday twice
year. I can't afford it.
a. at b. a c. for
Exercise 2 - Fill the blanks with one of the following verbs in its correct form, past or present, active or passive:
by thousands of tourists everyday
dinner when Jane rang the doorbell.
Many famous singers
in road accidents last year
4. The post office
1 million letters everyday
at weekends, so she can go wherever she wants on Sundays
Romeo and Juliet
outside when they saw the thief.
8. I couldn't find the doctor, so I
a message to his secretary.
Exercise 3 - Error correction.
Read this text. SOME lines have an extra, incorrect word. Put THIS word in the box. If the line is OK, do not complete the box