Englishtest

  • Level: Advanced (CAE/C1)
  • Topic/s: CAE Vocabulary
  • Number of questions: 10

1. Most people go on a shopping on Black Friday in the USA. They shop till they drop!
hint: Buy things compulsively.
2. No matter what they say, you must ........ and never back off.
STAND YOUR GROUND
STAND A CHANCE
COME TO A STANDSTILL
3. In the of his career as a singer, Dan had gigs on a daily basis.
hint: During the most successful period.
4. Both teams are really good, so it's difficult to predict the of the match.
hint: Guess the result.
5. It took me a while to get to with the pricnciples of quantum physics, but it was easy later.
hint: Grasp or understand.
6. I'd just got to work when Karen told me to go to the manager's office, and I did so and waited for a while... Anyway, ..........., I got fired.
BIG STORY SMALL
LONG STORY SHORT
THAT'S ANOTHER STORY
7. The idea of an alien invasion is a little ....... in my view.
FAR-FETCHED
FAR-SIGHTED
FAR-REACHING
hint: Rather unbelievable or exaggerated.
8. Overprotective parents tend to ....... their kids in excess.
EDUCATE
MOLLYCODDLE
BABYSIT
hint: Spoil their children. Pamper.
9. Some politicians hold on to power like a Koala to a tree, so it is ......... that the Prime Minister will resign.
QUITE POSSIBLE
VERY LIKELY
HIGHLY DUBIOUS
hint: Very improbable.
10. The mentalist guessed the number I had thought just as if he could read my .
hint: Know what somebody is thinking.
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