Снова упражнение по мотивам материалов централизованного тестирования 2014 года. Сегодня разбираем тесты 5 и 6.
Упражнение на словоупотребление:
Chemical analysis … a high content of copper.
(revealed ) offered|produced|revealed|opened
In passing sentence, the judge … into account the child’s poverty and the fact that it was Christmas time.
(took ) brought|gave|took|got
Horses were the only … of transport.
(means ) means|mark|method|tool
He … a good career for himself in football.
(made ) made|advanced|carried|did
Your answer need not be quite as full as the explanations … here.
(given ) taken|told|supported|given
I tried to … to his sense of loyalty, stressing how good the company had been to him.
(appeal ) impress|appeal|affect|attract
The plant was believed to … diseases.
(cure ) recover|deal|cure|struggle
Profits were good … to the previous year.
(compared ) differed|compared|considered|competed
The number of cars on the roads … by 22% last year.
(increased ) increased|counted|headed|raised
You must … giving any unnecessary information.
(avoid ) fail|prevent|avoid|prohibit
Shark numbers have … as a result of hunting.
(dropped ) dropped|sunk|left|missed
He … the connecting flight and had to go backwards.
(missed ) missed|wasted|lost|spent
How much time do you … yourself to get ready in the morning?
(allow ) let|make|allow|keep
Stretch limousines are a … sight in Los Angeles.
(common ) common|wide|strong|general
Her main … for being there was to study for her Master’s degree.
(reason ) thought|reason|cause|effect
I told him to report to me after the job was completed, no … how late it was.
(matter ) matter|point|problem|question
She … to stare at him in silence, waiting for an explanation.
(continued ) insisted|continued|persisted|remained
He … his financial problems by selling his house.
(solved ) accomplished|solved|achieved|decided
Finance did not much … the organisation of businesses…
(affect ) affect|impact|effect|appeal
The doctor tried to … her that he wasn’t really ill and that it was all in the mind.
(convince ) insist|urge|attract|convince
В этой публикации вам было предложено задание по теме «словоупотребление» для самостоятельного изучения словоупотребления в английском языке на уровне upper-intermediate (B2), а также подготовки к сдаче экзаменов ЕГЭ/FCE или их аналогов.