“Who sent you the letter?” “The university I graduated .................. last spring.”
Because Trevor had stared a fight in the playground, he was in ______ for the rest of that day.
The Red Cross is ______ an international aid organization.
Dominant individuals may use ______ gestures to underline their power.
The ______ peace agreement is under threat again. In all probability, a war will break out.
Because of rapid technological progress, the computer being made today will be ______ in five years’ time.
Champagne is a ______ wine, which originally came from the north east of France.
According to the opinion polls, over 20% of voters in the ______ General Election have yet to make up their minds.
Your argument ______ that Britain is still a great power but this is no longer the case.
Media reports on the outcome of military intervention often ______ the true fact.
He looks very aggressive and threatening, and so his soft, gentle voice is rather _______
He asked if we would . . . . . . . . . . . to share the room
I was so pleased to have the . . . . . . . . . . . to visit your country
Tropical diseases are comparatively . . . . . . . . . . . in Europe
We were so late we . . . . . . . . . . . had time to catch the train
It was the longest film I have ever seen: it . . . . . . . . . . . three hours
The child was . . . . . . . . . . . by a lorry on the safety crossing in the main street
I had to pay . . . . . . . . . . . on a carpet I brought in through Customs today
In today’s paper it . . . . . . . . . . . that we shall have an election this year.
It can take up to three months to . . . . . . . . . . . a man to do this specialist work
These figures give you some idea of the cost of . . . . . . . . . . . your car for one year
The construction of the modern airport is …
Is it necessary that I … here tomorrow ?
They’ve sold out of tickets for the football match tonight, so we’ll just have to make … of it and go to the cinema instead
Films sometimes overdo their portrayal of reality - … example is the ‘horror’ movie.
.... … for the fact that he was working abroad, he would willingly have helped with the project.
Whenever he had an important decision to make, he … a cigar, supposedly to calm his nerves!
However good Schoenberg … , I still find his modern music very difficult to appreciate.
It turned out that we … rushed to the airport as the plane was delayed by several hours
It was only … he told me his surname that I realized that we had been to the same school.
I was astonished that he turned down the job – I … it would have been ideal for him
I’m opting out of the … race and going to live on a small farm in the countryside.
The murder weapon was eventually found after a … search of the field, which lasted several days.
He … so much harm on the nation during his regime that it has never fully recovered
There’s no ………… fixing that toy. He’ll just break it again.
It’s me who’s at………., so I’ll have to pay for the damage.
The players’ protests……….no difference to the referee’s decision at all
You’ve made a……………mistake.
The idea ………..to nothing because I couldn’t afford to do it.
Lucy found the missing dog. She was given $100 as a ................
Did you read about the diet that’s ............... in fat?
Jo ............... second in the competition for the best short story.
In order to ......... our high standards we have to be very strict on quality control.
When my teacher gave me my homework back, she said I was on the right……
In an act of defiance, he raised a …. fist at the speaker.
If I were you, I woukd regard their offer with considerable … because it seems too ......... good to be true.
Many countries have … compulsory military service.
Judging by the latest results, the team look … to return without a single medal.
Tourism provides people with jobs – albeit often rather … one!
He’s a fairly pleasant child but he has a strong … of stubbornness where he dorsn’t get his own way