Pre-Intermediate Review Test 008

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  1. My teacher asked me _____ I had been offered the job.
     that if      whether      that      if that
  2. The shareholders agreed to meet _____ the 21st of January.
     for      on      to      from
  3. We were told our flight number and departure time _____ the airlines confirmed the reservation.
     during      because      when      while
  4. This committee meets only _____.
     every four year      every four years      each four year      each four years
  5. The other week the workers at that factory said they _____ go on strike today.
     can to      are going      want      will
  6. You can _____ Oxford on your way to London.
     stop over      visit      drop in      going to
  7. The Director _____ to open a branch in Hong Kong this year.
     hopes      wishing      want      going
  8. Please wait _____ a couple of minutes more.
     in      to      for      by
  9. The train is scheduled to arrive _____ 8 p.m.
     on      to      before      in
  10. She _____ to Austria several times since 1990.
     had gone      has been      went      was going
  11. My mother changed the tire _____ because no one was there to help her.
     she      her      herself      hers
  12. Both my parents encouraged James _____ a university education.
     getting      got      to get      have got
  13. There are _____ people in my company that can speak Russian.
     little      less      small      few
  14. By half past nine everyone _____ breakfast.
     eating      eaten      had eaten      has been eating
  15. The teacher told me to finish the essay by tomorrow, but I had _____ done it.
     already      yet      still      until
  16. We cannot afford to buy a house _____ we get a mortgage.
     unless      however      although      moreover
  17. An advertisement for a new Apple computer _____ in the Sunday Times.
     has been      recently ran      read      showed
  18. He heard a strange sound and _____ up in the middle of the night.
     wakes      was waking      woke      didn't wake
  19. Don't worry for your book. He will give _____ tonight.
     it back to you      you it back to      back it to you      to you it back
  20. I like to have _____ trees in front of my windows so passers-by cannot look in.
     any      a little      a few      few
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 1. whether

 2. on

 3. when

 4. every four years

 5. will

 6. visit

 7. hopes

 8. for

 9. before

10. has been

11. herself

12. to get

13. few

14. had eaten

15. already

16. unless

17. recently ran

18. woke

19. it back to you

20. a few