Englishtest

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

1. .......... by a handful of dissenting politicians, the initiative soon caught on among college students.
Setting up
Handled
Laid bare
Put forward
2. .......... before the board, the union representative presented his proposals clearly.
Spoken
Having spoken
Spoke
Speaking
3. .......... as she got out of her car, Megan managed to keep her balance and didn't dirty her dress.
Having stumbled
Stumbled
Stumbling
Tripping over
4. .......... among the crowd, the robbers were diligently arrested by the police.
Having seen
Catching a glimpe
Spotted
Stared
5. .......... by the fog, the climbers decided to call for help.
After disorienting
Having disoriented
Disorienting
Disoriented
6. .......... the atom for decades, the physicist's discovery eventually brought him the Nobel Prize.
Researching
Looking into
Having researched
Having looked into
7. .......... by a team of researchers, the project finally came to a long-awaited result.
Led
Leading
Lead
Leader
8. .......... frightened of heights, Paul decided not to look down at the park.
Been
Being
Having been
Was
9. .......... her arms vigorously, the young girl caught the lifeguards attention and they ran to her rescue.
Waving
Having waved
Twiddling
Having twiddled
10. .......... the chance, Amanda would never refuse a job as a teacher.
Gave
Having given
Giving
Given
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