FCE USE OF ENGLISH PART 2 Gap-filling
FCE Gold Plus SB p119 Unit 10
Terms in this set (137)
I have been __ the computer since this morning.
She's an expert on butterflies. What's __________, she knows a lot about ants.
__________ the contrary, he considers bullfighting a barbaric remnant of the Roman circus.
I didn't know _______ I should do next.
He wasn't looking forward to the time _______ he would have to leave.
The couple _______ live next to us have sixteen grandchildren.
Suddenly, the lights went off, _______ surprised everybody.
Do they really understand _______ they are doing?
Stevenson is an architect _______ designs have won international prizes.
The reason _______ people from Mediterranean countries live so long is because they eat so well.
The clock makes a noise _______ keeps me awake at night.
My best friend, _______ always wanted to stay single, has just got married.
This is the restaurant _______ we first met
My oldest sister, _______ husband is German, lives in Munich.
He has to work on Saturdays, _______ he isn't very happy about.
What 's the name of the place _______ we had that accident last year.
He thinks that _______ he doesn't know, isn't worth knowing.
She referred __________ him as a sexist pig.
There was a general lack __________ professionalism in the department.
He looks __________ my cats while I'm away.
He went to Greece __________ one main reason
They took steps __________ stop it from happening again.
This time they had problems __________ a different kind.
The problem was solved __________ phoning all their parents.
They had difficulties __________ their eldest son.
He was made __________ join the army by his parents.
He grew very fond __________ country walks.
She was not the first __________ reach the top.
They went __________ foot.
Venice is famous __________ blown glass.
________ total, there were more than 500,000 French people in the demonstration.
Dolcelatte is one __________ the best cheeses in the world.
The A380 Airbus seats __________ to 600 people.
They stock __________ wide range of bicycles for hire.
Jim and Tony share __________ same birthday.
"The Biggest Elvis" is one of __________ best books I've ever read.
The garden took __________ long time to finish.
Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo have always hated __________ other.
I don't have very __________ time for video games.
Being a greedy pig, he ate almost __________ the cake himself.
We went out even __________ the weather was bad.
She was found guilty of fraud. __________ of this, she resigned from the government.
He can dance salsa as __________ as the cha-cha-cha.
She spoke Japanese as __________ as Korean.
Despite being born in Madrid, she feels English __________ than Spanish.
__________ it's not the best option, it is definitely the cheapest.
__________ first, everyone was confused by all the changes.
Not __________ are drinks cheaper in Granada than in Valencia but also the bar snacks are free.
It was a secret, __________ in the end the truth came out.
You can camp here as __________ as you have permission from the local council.
She left the party early, even __________ she was enjoying herself immensely.
The railway splits the town in two, __________ only physically but also socially.
She arrived early __________ that she had time for a chamomile tea.
As __________ as she was concerned, the special offer was a con.
They were asked __________ they liked the new restaurant.
__________ you went to Paris, you might acquire an interest in impressionist art.
Genetically modified crops are extremely dangerous __________ they threaten the biodiversity of the planet.
The mistake would have been unimportant __________ the boss hadn't noticed.
__________ you paid more attention, you'd notice so much more.
Katherine Mansfield is __________ of the best short story writers of all time.
The palace, __________ was designed to entertain visiting dignitaries, was destroyed in World War Two.
The valley, __________ is known as Harting Combe, is beautiful.
He found __________ too painful to speak about.
The public knew __________ at all about what had really happened.
The book, in __________ details of the expenses scandal emerge, was an international bestseller.
The road, __________ is steep, affords beautiful views of the Hampshire countryside.
If you had the chance, what __________ you change?
By the time the police arrived, the robbers __________ long since gone.
To really get any benefit, you __________ to do it properly.
People __________ been visiting the Elfin Oak in Kensington Gardens for more than 80 years.
Normally, no one __________ ever go there, especially after dark.
By the year 2008, most scientists __________ accepted global warming as real.
They __________ to wait nine hours for their train to arrive in Potosi.
Previously, the area __________ already been explored by the Dutch.
At one time, he __________ to drink 5 coffees a day.
He __________ to get a summer job to pay for his holidays.
He wasn't __________ to afford the expensive fees.
It was the boss's decision. It was __________ to her.
More than 500,000 people __________ part in the demonstation against the government's plans to increase retirement age.
__________ sure you take an umbrella when you go to Belfast.
She always __________part in school plays.
He __________up with a novel idea about using water as fuel for cars.
Tea tree ointment is very effective at getting __________ of skin complaints.
Carl Sagan's Cosmos is one of the greatest documentary films of __________ time.
They __________ a great success of their new small business.
The weather __________ an important part in their victory.
Don't put__________ till tomorrow what you can get done today.
The Body Shop was set __________ in 1976 by the late Dame Anita Roddick.
What was initially a great success, turned__________ a real disaster.
Princess Diana __________up in a village in the country.
The policeman refused to carry __________ orders.
Neil is providing us ________ a lot of practice.
I ran __________ my boss yesterday at the market.
The police ran _______ the thief.
My research career is taking ____ because my professor asked me to write a paper for an international journal.
___ you're late, I will be angry.
Real Madrid's Pepe is famous ____ kicking people.
I'm so excited ____ my brother. He just got a new job!
I'm really keen ___ going to the park with my daughter.
I can't ____ used to the lifestyle here - everyone is so busy!
She ____ great difficulty getting her new passport because the office was shut.
I'm keen _____playing with my daugther in the park.
I was impressed____subways my first time in Europe.
There is absolutely ___ possibilty of failure!
I will call the police ______ you pay me for what you have taken!
I don't work at home, ___ a rule.
I'm very fond ___ my grandmother.
There were as _____ as 200 people at a poorly attended match.
______ you are ready, you can start.
once / when / if
_____ of the reasons I came to the UK was to learn English.
It was ____ a terrible day that we stayed indoors.
Michael Taylor came up ___ the idea of walking around the world after a trekking holiday in the Himalaya.
Three weeks ______ I returned from my holiday, I received something interesting in the post.
It was __ hot to go out in the middle of the day.
I was never very good __ skiing as a child.
The first aircraft were small, noisy __ very uncomfortable.
When you're driving, concentrate __ the road!
Teachers spend a large part of ___ working day preparing lessons.
I don't like driving long distances - I prefer to go __ air.
It's not ____ cheap, but high quality too.
As ____ as pasta dishes, they offer a wide range of pizzas.
Disappointingly, there were only as _____ as three students in the class.
Many acts are performing at Sonar, ____ as the Pet Shop Boys and Modeselektor.
Vilanova's been working ___ a coach for many years.
They've got me working ___ a slave! It's not fair!
So why ________ we need to sleep?
Some believe that sleep gives the body a chance to recover ________ the day's activities.
One way to understand the role of sleep is to look at ________ happens if we don't get it.
Lack of sleep has serious effects ________ our brain's ability to function.
It seems we must all sleep in ________ to maintain normal levels of skills.
She should try listening _____ some of her favourite records for inspiration.
He accused her _____ having copied another very famous advertising campaign in which the same slogan had been used.
These days, over 75% of the cups of tea drunk in Britain _________ made with tea bags.
My plane stopped __ Barcelona
I have a meeting __ Edinburgh
A large number of people gathered __ protest.
Kilian Jornet is very talented ____ running on mountains.