Олимпиады по английскому языку. Тест по лексике № 0032

Предлагаем вашему вниманию упражнение по мотивам ошибок, допущенных участниками районных олимпиад по английскому языку.

Тест по лексике по мотивам работы над ошибками

We found a(n) (secluded) beach a few miles further on. SECLUDE
Because of her (deafness) she had difficulty making conversation with. DEAF
She needed surgery to cure a(n) (troublesome) elbow injury… TROUBLE
He was going mad with (boredom). BORE
They watched her intently, like a group of schoolboys would a(n) (fearsome) mistress. FEAR
The ancient manuscripts were … by fire.
(destroyed) disappeared|crashed|exploded|destroyed
The business could become less profitable or, … worse, could close down.
(even) most|quite|more|even
They studied the behaviour of the lake during a five month … .
(period) period|time|distance|date
The helicopters hovering overhead greatly added to the … of urgency.
(sense) sense|meaning|perception|understanding
The act was a voluntary arrangement, which … to avoid legal action.
(aimed) aimed|intended|determined|proposed
The cells … themselves every two years.
(replace) charge|replace|remove|begin
I am not at my … in the morning.
(best) best|excellence|prime|advantage
The idea of working abroad really appealed … them.
(to) on|by|to|of
The officer started to … her notebook out.
(take) remove|have|take|bring
She was dressed in red from … to toe.
(head) head|hair|peak|hight
The letter … my belief that she had lied.
(supported) supported|held|gave|bore
These recommendations are based on detailed … in this sphere.
(research) search|research|check|look

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