Quiz-6

1. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sentence.

COVID-19 is a (A) arbitrary that came with prior (B) warning, and therefore did not warrant an (C) disaster, unplanned and ill-prepared (D)decision.

 
 
 
 
 

2. I. Everyday Desmond takes out his canoe and __________ in the lake for a few hours.
II. There were four ___________ inside the canoe, and the four soldiers each took one.

 
 
 
 
 

3. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sentence.

A yellow ball (A) ecstatic past the net, the players grunt, the grass (B) twitches and under azure blue skies, the (C) applause from the stands ranges from the muted to the (D) glides.

 
 
 
 
 

4.

  1. The floor seemed to be pitching, like a boat ____________ by waves.
  2. Situated in a sensitive seismic zone, the country has been ____________ by many earthquakes.
 
 
 
 
 

5. I. If circumstances _______, I intend to be fairly self-indulgent and lazy today.
II. Most foreigners who have received new Bulgarian identification documents hold permanent a
residence ___________.

 
 
 
 
 

6.

  1. To be honest, John is more than happy to stay at home and _________ dad.
  2. Since the last service there’s been a lot of __________ in the steering.
 
 
 
 
 

7. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sentence.

The complete 21-day COVID-19 (A)shutdown of most economic activity has created new (B) sectors, causing severe (C)disruptive impact on both demand and supply side elements across (D) roadblocks.

 
 
 
 
 

8.

  1. She handed him her ticket, which he _____________ and returned with a grin.
  2. He __________ a few buttons on his keyboard and proceeded to interrogate me.
 
 
 
 
 

9. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sentence.

As (A)infections have slowly begun to rise, there is little time to be lost in (B) problem both the public health (C) addressing and the lockdown’s economic (D)impact.

 
 
 
 
 

10. Choose the alternative, reflecting the appropriate replacement of the words so as to form a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sentence.

(A) pathogens in forests harmlessly (B) retains dangerous viruses and other (C) biodiversity among a vast (D)pool of wild animals, away from people.

 
 
 
 
 

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