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First Certificate Skills: упражнение на фразовые глаголы
How did such a confusing situation come [about]?
He worked hard and came [up with] an interesting idea.
I’m just going [ out ] for a walk. Do you want to come?
He failed his test and they asked him to go [away].
The book came [ out ] a few weeks and caught on at once.
I came [across] it when I was on holiday in Brazil.
He’s going [through] a difficult period at the moment.
I have gone [ off ] the plan. We’d better think of something more promising.
It came [ up ] so suddenly. I didn’t understood how it happened.
Could you imagine what was going [ on ] when the teacher came?
First Certificate Skills: упражнение на устойчивые словосочетания
It is not necessary that you win this game. Just do your [best].
In the evening they asked him to [tell] a story. It helps them to fall asleep.
Her promotion came [ as ] a surprise to us as she was a newcomer.
He failed to [give] an answer to her questions. He wished he had prepared for that exam.
People will not trust you if you don’t [ keep ] your promises.
Fishing gave him enormous [pleasure] after a day at office with countless customer’s complaints.
I couldn’t make [ up ] my mind about my future plans. There are too many options to choose from.
Poor Ann! She did [badly] at exams and she will have to resit it in 2 month.
He can [keep] a secret. You may count on it.
He said nothing as he didn’t know how to [ put ] it into words. The news could break her heart.
I’d rather you worked harder which is likely to result in [making] some progress.
His patience [came] to an end when he was asked to work overtime on Christmas day.
First Certificate Skills: упражнение на наречия времени и предлоги
The whole system will be completely replaced [ in ] a few years’ time.
We all knew [ by ] then that the affair was practically over.
The new rules will apply to everyone from [ now ] on.
It costs [between] 15 and 20 dollars. I don’t remember the actual price.
The full extent of the damage became known the [following] day.
She knew that [one/some] day they’d get married.
From [ then ] on, he had no problems with the police.
He detested the idea of having to work [ from ] 9 to 5.
I don’t know where she is. She should have been back by [ now ].
If we plan everything carefully, we will be able to stay [ within ] our budget.
Please try to have this done [ by ] Monday.
It was rather a dry day after the rain of the [previous] week.
First Certificate Skills: упражнение на словообразование
A small fountain splashed [musically] in the courtyard. MUSIC
The whole class was listening [carefully]. CARE
It is not [surprising] that children learn at different rates… SURPRISE
[Fortunately], my keys were still where I had left them. FORTUNE
He was a(n) [ truly ] great actor. TRUE
The research was conducted [jointly] by scientists from different countries. JOIN
It’s a(n) [remarkable] achievement for the company. REMARK
The house is centrally located and eminently [suitable] for our purposes. SUIT
No one really knows how the solar system [originated]. ORIGIN
Sooner or later the [ truth ] will come out. TRUE
As you get older, your [joints] become less flexible. JOIN
Be [ careful ] to look both ways when you cross the road. CARE
I’m [hopeful] that we can find a solution. We have enough time and resources. HOPE
She was [fortunate] enough not to get injured in the car crash. FORTUNE
For once the sequel is as interesting as the [original]. ORIGIN
All the students did [remarkably] well in the exams last year. REMARK
First Certificate Skills: упражнение на слова схожие по значению
There were [ bits ] of bread all over the table.
He broke off a [ piece ] of chocolate.
[ Part ] of this form seems to be missing.
She’s not doing her [ share ] of the work.
I think he takes [advantage] of his good looks.
He sold his car at a huge [profit].
A(n) [reward] of $20,000 has been offered for any information related to the crime.
For maximum [ benefit ], use your treatment on a daily basis.
The accident affected every [aspect] of his life.
The [point] is that going by bus would be a lot cheaper.
She claimed to have won a beauty contest once, but that was not the [case].
Do call me back — it’s a(n) [matter] of the utmost importance.