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LOWER MOCK TEST 2

1. I ……………… for three hours when the phone rang.

 
 

was sleeping              b.  slept                    c.  had slept                 d.  had been sleeping

 
 
 
 

2. Mother made Susie ……………… hard for the exams.

 
 

to study                    b.  study                    c.  studies                   d.  studying

 
 
 
 

3. Jake is said ……………… very clever.

 
 

to be                         b.  is                         c.  that he is                d.  he is

 
 
 
 

4. The faster she will finish her homework the ……………… free time she will have.

 
 

more                          b.  most                   c.  much                      d.  many

 
 
 
 

5. Father would rather Julie ……………… home earlier yesterday.

 
 

went                          b.  has gone             c.  had gone                d.  was going

 
 
 
 

6. His company distributes food to ……………… children in India.

 
 

underpaid                    b.  understaffed        c.  undercooked           d.  undernourished

 
 
 
 

7. I regret ……………… but somebody is asking for you.

 
 

I am interrupting          b.  interrupt              c. to interrupt              d.  interrupting

 
 
 
 

8. When I was a child I ……………… chocolates.

 
 

would love                  b.  was loving            c.  used to loving          d.  loved

 
 
 
 

9. The house has two bedrooms. Ours and the ………………

 
 

childrens’                    b.  children’s              c.  childs’                     d.  childrens’s

 
 
 
 

10. I suggest Mary ……………… a dentist.

 
 

saw                            b.  sees                   c.  will see                    d.  see

 
 
 
 

11. The problem is ……………… complicated that we can’t find the solution.

 
 

so                               b.  very                   c.  too                        d.  enough

 
 
 
 

12. Jane promised that she ……………… her mother with the housework.

 
 

would help                  b.  will help               c.  helps                      d.  has helped

 
 
 
 
 
 

13. After playing in the garden for hours, the children were covered ……………… mud.

 
 

by                             b.  with                     c.  of                          d.  from

 
 
 
 

14. My new job means I’ll ……………… to Boston.

 
 

transport                   b.  transmit                c.  transfer                   d.  transcribe

 
 
 
 

15. Jack objects ……………… his parents.

 
 

to obey                     b.  to obeying            c.  obeying                   d.  obey

 
 
 
 

16. “It’s twelve o clock.”

 
 

“Really? It’s too late. It’s high time ………………”

 
 

to leave                     b.  we’ll leave             c.  we left                    d.  we leave

 
 
 
 

17. Mother isn’t here. She has ……………… the grocery’s.

 
 

been to                     b.  been in                c.  gone to                   d.  gone in

 
 
 
 

18. How is Kate? I ……………… her for days.

 
 

haven’t seen              b.  didn’t see             c.  don’t see                 d.  hadn’t seen

 
 
 
 

19. Excuse me. Could you tell me where………………?

 
 

is the bank                 b.  the bank is           c.  it is the bank            d.  the bank it is

 
 
 
 

20. Tom is totally ……………… of what is going around him.

 
 

sensitive                    b.  responsible            c.  ignorant                  d.  delighted

 
 
 
 

21. John denied ……………… his father’s car without his permission.

 
 

took                         b.  he has taken          c.  to have taken         d.  taking

 
 
 
 

22. It was ……………… that we went swimming.

 
 

such lovely day           b. such a lovely day      c.  so lovely day          d.  so a lovely day

 
 
 
 

23. Let’s go for a walk, ………………?

 
 

will we                       b.  won’t we              c.  shall we                d.  are we

 
 
 
 

24. How is the cake? I cooked it all ………………

 
 

by my own                 b.  itself                     c.  myself                  d.  on myself

 
 
 
 

25. She succeeded in the exams ……………… all her hard work.

 
 

as a result                  b.  owing to               c.  such as                d.  in addition

 
 
 

26. ……………… the company is not doing well and will lay off some staff.

 
 

Offensively                 b.  Respectively          c. Apparently             d.  Defensively

 
 
 
 

27. “I saw Kate at the supermarket yesterday”

 
 

“It ……………… her. She’s abroad.”

 
 

can’t have been          b.  mustn’t be            c.  shouldn’t be          d.  must be

 
 
 
 

28. You had better ……………… home early tonight or else your father will get angry.

 
 

to get                        b.  get                     c.  will get                 d.  got

 
 
 
 

29. “I have put on weight lately.”

 
 

“Have you considered ……………… on a diet?”

 
 

to go                          b.  go                     c.  of going               d.  going

 
 
 
 

30. The girl ……………… I sold my car is called Jessica.

 
 

which                          b.  to whom            c.  who’s                 d.  whose

 
 
 
 

31. No sooner ……………… the house than it started snowing.

 
 

I had entered               b.  I entered           c. had I entered        d.  entered I

 
 
 
 

32. Jane left hours ago. She ……………… home by now.

 
 

might have got to          b.  be                    c.  should be            d.  will get

 
 
 
 

33. We caught a ……………… of a shark in the sea.

 
 

glance                          b.  glimpse              c.  gaze                   d.  stare

 
 
 
 

34. I ……………… my car fixed yet so I use the public transport.

 
 

haven’t had                  b.  weren’t having    c. won’t have been  d. didn’t get

 
 
 
 

35. ……………… the heavy traffic, I managed to be on time.

 
 

Despite of                     b.  Although            c. However             d.  In spite of

 
 
 
 

36. Don’t worry. As soon as I ……………… home I’ll call you.

 
 

will get                         b.  got                    c.  get                   d.  am getting

 
 
 
 

37. If I had studied more, I ……………… less anxious now.

 
 

would have been           b.  would be            c.  will be               d.  would been

 
 
 
 

38. Jason ……………… to London  yesterday but his flight was cancelled.

 
 

flew                             b.  was flown           c.  was flying          d.  would fly

 

 

 
 

39. The man finally confessed ……………… the car.

 
 

to steal                         b.  to have stolen    c.  to stolen            d.  to having stolen

 
 
 
 

40. I can’t stop as I have a few ……………… to run.

 
 

errands                          b.  jobs                 c.  tasks                   d.  chores

 
 
 
 

41. The book I bought is ……………… I thought.

 
 

not interesting enough                                 b.  not as interesting as

 
 

c. not such interesting as                              d.  so interesting so

 
 
 
 
 

42. I couldn’t carry my suitcase on my own. It was ……………… for me to lift.

 

so heavy                         b.  very heavy        c.  too heavy           d.  heavy enough

 
 
 
 

43. I heard that Charlotte moved to Italy ……………… History.

 
 

for studying                    b.  for study           c.  to studying          d.  to study

 
 
 
 

44. Except ……………… Susan everyone came at the party.

 
 

from                              b.  with                 c.  for                      d.  to

 
 
 
 

45. I haven’t told anyone about this and I’d rather ………………

 
 

you didn’t neither                           b.  you not either

 
 

c.  you didn’t either                         d.  neither do you

 
 
 
 

46. “How do you know Jake?”

 
 

“He’s married ……………… my sister.”

 
 

with                              b.  for                     c.  in                      d.  to

 
 
 
 

47. I’m going to the cinema and we’ll meet ………………

 
 

afterwards                     b.  at last                 c.  in the end          d.  finally

 
 
 
 

48. Eva has a ……………… son named Alexander.

 
 

two-year’s-old                b.  two-year-olds       c.  two-years-old       d.  two-year-old

 
 
 
 

49. I really love my ……………… jacket.

 
 

leather black new                            b.  black new leather

 
 

c.  new black leather                       d.  new leather black

 
 
 
 

50. I will stay in tonight ……………… rest.

 
 

so to                            b.  so that                 c.  for to                   d.  in order to

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