Englishtest

  • Level: Upper-Intermediate (FCE/B2)
  • Topic/s: FCE Idioms
  • Number of questions: 10

1. Tom tried to KEEP A STRAIGHT ........ but when he heard someone else giggling, he burst into laughter.
BACK
FACE
ARM
LEG
hint: Refrain from laughing.
2. The view from the mountain top TOOK MY ......... AWAY. It was simply stunning.
BREATH
SENSES
MIND
SOUL
hint: Shock or surprise someone.
3. A- This is really heavy rain today.
B- Yes, it's RAINING ....... AND DOGS.
FROGS
CATS
BIRDS
CHICKENS
hint: Raining very hard.
4. I really love you sweetie. Your're THE ........ OF MY EYES.
STRAWBERRY
APPLE
ORANGE
LEMON
hint: Love someone more than anything.
5. Both my parents have lost their jobs, so I think we'll have to FACE THE ....... and cut down on many things.
FACTS
FIGURES
MUSIC
WOLF
hint: Accept an unwanted situation.
6. Bianca is really keen on swimming. She goes to the swimming club DAY IN AND DAY ......... .
OUT
OFF
OVER
UNDER
hint: Every single day.
7. Sabrina came up with this cute design for pencil cases and now they are SELLING LIKE HOT ........ .
MUFFINS
CAKES
PREZZELS
CHOCOLATES
hint: Sell a lot and without effort.
8. Honestly, I WAS LOST FOR ....... when I was given the award and had to speak before the audience.
IDEAS
WORDS
INSPIRATION
HOPE
hint: Not know what to say.
9. By the time I got to work yesterday, preparations for the client's visit were IN FULL ........ .
TANGO
ROCK
SWING
DANCE
hint: Lots of activity.
10. Mary PUT HER ....... IN IT when she mistook my mum for my sister and told her all about her birthday the party.
FOOT
LEG
HAND
FINGER
hint: Accidentally say something that embarrasses people.
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