Englishtest

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

1. Let me make this clear. Either your're up to the job here, or your're ........... . ok?
WET BEHIND THE EARS
ON YOUR LAST LEGS
LIKE A BEAR WITH A SOAR HEAD
OUT ON YOUR EAR
2. Your right to ........... should not be understood without your obligation to respect other people's points of view.
FREE SPEECH
GIVE FREE REIN
MAKE FREE WITH OTHERS
BE FREE AS A BIRD
3. Tania is really happy since she's been appointed head of the finance department. I hope she won't ........... .
HEAD FOR THE HILLS
KEEP HER HEAD ABOVE WATER
HAVE A HEAD FOR HEIGHTS
LET IT GO TO HER HEAD
4. Given the unexpected demand for our services, we decided to take on a few workers ....... , but some time later, we had to lay them off.
IN THE NICK OF TIME
IN THE PEAK PERIOD
IN THE SPUR OF THE MOMENT
IN THE PEAK OF THE MOMENT
5. The survival of certain species of animals is ........ due to the climate change.
ON A KNIFE EDGE
OUT OF HAND
WITHIN REACH
BEYOND BELIEF
6. You are always so complimentary. Your words are ........... .
MUSIC TO MY EARS
WET BEHIND THE EARS
ALL EARS
PLAYING BY EARS
7. Applying for a visa in certain countries is a bit of a pain. It involves so much ........... .
BLACK SPOT
RED CARPET
BLUE MOON
RED TAPE
8. If you don't look after your business properly, all the problems that may arise in the future will be ....... .
EXEMPT FROM RESPONSIBILITY
OF YOUR OWN CONCERN
OF YOUR OWN MAKING
OUT OF THE QUESTION
9. I know that some people had doubts about him but ..........., I trust in his every word.
IN MY HEART OF HEARTS
IN MY BROKEN HEART
IN THE HEART OF THE MATTER
IN HEART AND MIND
10. Don't spend the money on traditional media for your compaign. It would be like trying to ......... . Try using digital marketing strategies instead, and you'll see your sales take off.
TAKE THE BULL BY THE HORNS
KEEP THE WOLF FROM THE DOOR
LET SLEEPING DOGS LIE
FLOG A DEAD HORSE
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