Englishtest

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

1. The manager always has a very schedule and he's always for time. He often needs some workout to let off at the end of the day.
hint: TIGHT - STEAM - PRESSED
2. He his brains to try and get to with that subject, but in the end, he had to his sister's brains to really understand it.
hint: PICKED - RACKED - GRIPS
3. In an unexpected twist of , the singer's popularity took a and she fell into .
hint: OBLIVION - FATE - NOSEDIVE
4. The negotiation had its and it seemd to be when suddenly the telephone in the room rang. That call was the that gave the negotiation to reach the desired outcome.
hint: A BOOST - ON THE ROCKS - UPS AND DOWNS - TURNING POINT
5. I'm sure the initiative will soon be back on the right , but we need all hands on to make it possible.
hint: TRACK - DECK
6. What really took my away was seeing that image in the .
hint: PAINTING - BREATH
7. In the of her career as an actress, she remembered how she had missed the at the age of fifteen and how she had to so painstakingly later in life.
hint: CATCH UP - HEYDAY - BOAT
8. Mike is trying to come to with his new situation, but for the time , there are no signs that things might change any time soon for him.
hint: TELL-TALE - BEING - TERMS
9. Being jobless, he was so up that some people took on him and him up for a few days.
hint: HARD - PUT - PITY
10. I'm going to have to lay down the on my daughter. She told me a of lies, took my credit card and went on a shopping .
hint: LAW - SPREE - PACK
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