Englishtest

  • Level: Proficiency (CPE/C2)
  • Topic/s: CPE Use of English: Multiple choice
  • Number of questions: 10

1. As ............... as he was, he ended up breaking the test tubes in the laboratory.
Taciturn
Self-righteous
Awkward
Stubborn
2. The health system in this country is going from bad ....... . Look at the hospitals. They clearly need more doctors and specialists.
To worse
To better
To good
To down
3. The guests stood up and ........... their cups in honour of the newborn baby.
Clinked
Cheered
Toasted
Broke
4. I don't know anything about the robbery ............ .
Whatsoever
However
Wherever
Whatever
5. Do you ........... anything about the day of the murder ?
Remind
Resume
Recall
Recap
6. All these political debates are just ................. to make the tax payer pay more.
Hat-tricks
Magic passes
Glib comments
Gimmicks
7. The house was quite run-down and its .............. doors confered it a very gloomy atmosphere.
Whistling
Wrestling
Hoovering
Whining
8. Those pupils who work hard during their school years .......... their work later in life.
Gather no moss from
Harvest the benefits of
Collect the profits of
Reap the benefits of
9. Due to the unexpected weather conditions, the airplane was ........... from its normal route.
Sidetracked
Deflected
Disrupted
Diverted
10. The robbers were identified as they were leaving the bank and they were arrested ........... .
On sight
Sight unseen
Hitherto
On the spot
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