Upper Intermediate and Advanced Placement test



1 She ____ obsessed with rock climbing at a young age.

2 He’s not a stamp collector, ___?

3 How long ____ you had this car?

4 He ____ about birds. It drives me mad!

5 She keeps ____ her things all around the place which is so annoying.

6 He ____ me to the first game when I was only 6.

7 At first I ____ starting work so early but this has changed.

8 My new PC, ____ I bought last week, has already broken down.

9 People __________ from the illness find it difficult to relax.

10 You'd better take your coat ____ the weather gets worse.

11 She did a course in confidence building ____ overcome her phobia.

12 He ____ a therapist for several years after he left school.

13 She ____ much better since she left the hospital last week.

14 He realized that he ____ his car keys in the office.

15 We couldn't fall asleep because our neighbours ____ a lot of noise.

16 ____ plans you might have for the weekend, you'll have to change them.

17 They ____ out for a few years before they decided to get married.

18 You won't pass the exam ____ you start revising immediately.

19 We wouldn't have missed the bus if you ____ to chat with Mary!

20 If only you ____ more time to spend with the family.

21 Oh, you're busy? I ____ you later, OK?

22 During the next meeting we ____ about setting goals.

23 I can't find my keys. I ____ them.

24 The police stopped us and said we ____ to enter the building.

25 Admission was free so we ____ any tickets.

26 ____ the weather was horrible, we decided to go out for a short walk.

27 We should remind _____ to be thankful for all that we have.

28 His father asked Dan where ____ all day.

29 She advised him ______ sun cream.

30 She was only 19 when she sailed across ____ Atlantic.

31 Two climbers are reported to ____ during the storm last night.

32 I only paid ₤20 for this jacket! It was a real ____.

33 Jane is always poking her nose in other people's business. She's so ____!

34 As far as I'm ____, I do not support the new government.

35 The window ____ was really imaginative.

36 She doesn't ____ of my decision.

37 During his stay in Indonesia he went ____ with malaria.

38 When the customs officers found some illegal goods hidden in the car, he was arrested for

39 I couldn't get in ____ with you all week! Where have you been?