Englishtest

  • Level: Proficiency (CPE/C2)
  • Topic/s: CPE Phrasal Verbs
  • Number of questions: 10

1. If you wish to be part of the project, try ....... the director and avoid voicing your thoughts about her.
TURNING TO
GETTING IN WITH
TAKING ON
CALL FOR
2. Work inspectors are ........ factories that haven't implemented all the mandatory safety measures yet.
CRACKING DOWN ON
CLAMPING DOWN ON
CUTTING DOWN ON
CUTTING OUT FOR
3. Her courage to stand up against her agressor came from knowing she was .......... by her family and friends.
MIXED UP
DONE UP
BACKED UP
USED UP
4. After a few months in Canada, my English began to ........... .
COME AROUND
BRUSH UP
HIT UPON IT
MAKE OUT
5. The company board are going to accept our demands. Don't you think we should ........ the strike now?
CALL OUT
FALL THROUGH
FALL OUT
CALL OFF
6. Digital crime is not easy to ........ . Most criminal hackers are eventually caught.
GET AWAY WITH
GET OVER WITH
GET ON WITH
GET THROUGH WITH
7. The sound of the steam locomotive slowly ........ as the train sped away from the station.
DIED AWAY
WIPED OUT
DRIFTED AWAY
STEPPED BACK
8. You must finish the task before you can ......... your to-do list.
CHECK OFF
CHECK OUT
CHECK DOWN
CROSS UP
9. We decided to give Sylvia a leather jacket for her birthday, so we ........... and bought it.
CLUBBED TOGETHER
BANDED TOGETHER
CLOCKED UP TOGETHER
PUT UP TOGETHER
10. Do you realise that life in our planet could be ....... by an asteroid hitting the Earth any time? It's so scary!
CUT DOWN
KILLED OFF
DIED AWAY
WIPED OUT
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