2015, week 28
Phrase of the week – Some hope
Mind map – Environment
Test – An A-Z of miscellaneous problems
Pre-intermediate (B1-) – Advanced (C1)
Phrase of the week
We use this expression to say we think something is quite impossible
You can use this phrase in ………… language.
A: Do you think I can learn to speak German perfectly in three months?
B: Some hope! I've been learning for six years and I'm not fluent at all.
A: Do you think we'll win the match on Sunday?
B: Some hope! Our team’s been playing rubbish.
Learning new vocabulary in the most effective way
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TEST: An A-Z of miscellaneous problems
He doesn't live here………. (1). He's moved to London.
I don't need a new watch. My old one's ……… (2) working.
We waited for ……… (3) time and they didn't come.
His parents sent him to university to get a good ……… (4).
We had a different teacher today. Our ………. (5) one was ill.
I'm sorry. I didn't want to cause you so much ………(6).
We had a beautiful ……… (7) of the sea from our hotel window.
Her husband ……… (8) a doctor in the city hospital.
He left the house early ……… (9) be late for work.
Normally he is a quiet person, but ……… (10) he can really shout.
1. A more
C no longer
2. A yet
B any more
3. A so long
B such a
C so much
D so many
E such a long
4. A education
5. A normal
6. A care
7. A view
8. A works
D works like
E works as
9. A so that
B such as not to
C in order to
D so as not to
E so that he didn’t
10. A some time
B at a times
C at times
D in time
E time to time
Správné odpovědi se dozvíte ihned po dokončení on-line testu zde:
Správné odpovědi z minulého týdne (In-flight phone use):
1A, 2C, 3C, 4B, 5D, 6B, 7A, 8D, 9C, 10B.