Pre-Intermediate Review Test 006

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  1. I saw in the billboard that the next plane to London _____ in one hour.
    depart     departs     departed     departing
  2. Grandpa cannot see _____ without his glasses.
    clearly     carefully     finely     nearly
  3. The shipment was already damaged when it _____.
    arrived     has arrived     was arriving     had arrived
  4. I was _____ when I received a telephone call meant for someone else.
    confuse     confusing     confused     confuses
  5. In front of the airport terminal, you can _____ a taxi.
    find     hired     took     found
  6. There was a sharp rise in the value of the dollar _____ a decrease in export sales.
    resulting in     caused by     intending to     according to This bus does not _____ Brighton.
    go out     pass through     run over     travel on
  7. We want to see James, but he _____ on the phone.
    talks     is talking     talking     talked
  8. Marion and Jim _____ over coffee when their cousins arrived.
    talked     are talking     were talked     were talking
  9. Jennifer is accustomed to _____ very spicy food.
    eating     eat     eats     eaten
  10. Many words have various meanings, _____ the context.
    dependent in     depending in     depending on     dependable on
  11. The boss wanted his secretary _____ to the office on time.
    comes     come     came     to come
  12. Your singing is getting _____.
    well     best     the best     better
  13. The police shot him _____ the foot.
    on     in     over     at
  14. Tell the students _____ you want them to take to the test.
    when     how     why     what
  15. _____ what use will it be to them?
    For     Of     At     To
  16. All items may be ordered _____ our local agent.
    through     about     in     during
  17. Susan has been working very hard from seven this morning _____ four pm.
    past     before     till     by
  18. If you need a pen, you can use one _____.
    of me     my     mine     of mine
  19. My uncle wants to stop _____ because of his health problems.
    smoking     to smoke     to smoking     for smoke
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 1. departs
 2. clearly
 3. arrived
 4. confused
 5. find
 6. resulting in
 7. pass through
 8. is talking
 9. were talking
10. eating
11. depending on
12. to come
13. better
14. in
15. what
16. Of
17. through
18. till
19. of mine
20. smoking