Englishtest

  • Level: Advanced (CAE/C1)
  • Topic/s: CAE Use of English - Multiple Choice
  • Number of questions: 10

1. Many rare spieces are ........ due to the human exploitation of their natural habitats.
Traced back
Hindered
Driven to extinction
Interbred
2. In the international arena, it is vital for a country to ........ and maintain a reputation as a reliable partner.
Reach
Win
Gain
Beat
3. Unfortunately, this country is suffering from a ....... with many graduates moving to other countries to find jobs.
Brainchild
Brainwave
Brain teaser
Brain drain
4. When the protests turned into riots, the shop owners closed their shops to protect themselves from the rioters ........ .
On the rampage
On the go
On their feet
On their behalf
5. Andy had always felt curious about his future, so he had his ........ read by a fortune-teller.
Fate
Destiny
Destination
Faith
6. Would you like to meet with your primary school mates again? Now it's easy to ........ on the Internet.
Reach them
Reach for them
Reach out to them
Reach at them
7. Doctors carrying out research to prevent genetic diseases can now access ....... on the Internet and even exchange knowledge with colleagues from around the world.
Scores of information
Wells of information
A wealth of information
A load of information
8. The possibilities of 3D printing are almost endless ....... the creation of synthetic body parts to car prototypes.
Stretching from
Ranging from
Covering from
Reaching from
9. Such slow bureaucracy must be really ........ for those people trying to get the necessary documentation to remain in the country.
Annoyed
Troubled
Irksome
dreadful
10. The Prime Minister obviously tried to ........ the effects of his disastrous economic policy before the elections.
Downplay
Plunge
Plummet
Diminish
Discard test