FCE grammar and vocabulary review two

تمرینات کتاب اف سی ای فصل دوم کلمات و گرامر فصل دوم
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Word formation
1 In 1–6 below, one of each of the four words is not normally used. Underline the word. 

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2 For questions 1–6, complete each of the gaps with the correct form of one of the words from exercise 1.
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1 These jeans should have cost £70, but the assistant made a mistake and me. I only paid £50 for them.
2 The house has been abandoned for years. That’s why the garden is looking so .
3 I’m sorry I’m late. My alarm didn’t go off, so I .
4 You’ve my surname. There are two ‘t’s in Hutton, not one.
5 Police are investigating the of confidential documents from the Prime Minister’s office.
6 Paul comes to school tired, and it is not for him to fall asleep in class.


3 Now write five sentences of your own using some of the other words from exercise 1. DO IT NOW

Word formation
For questions 1–8, read the text below. Use the word given in capitals at the end of some of the lines to form a word that fits in the space in the same line. There is an example at the beginning (0). Write your answers IN CAPITAL LETTERS.

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The Celebrated Pedestrian
Pedestrianism, an early form of racewalking, was an (0) __extremely___ (EXTREME) sport in 18th- and 19th-century Britain, attracting huge crowds of (1)(SPECTATE) . Individuals would either aim to walk a certain (2)(DISTANT) within a specified period of time or else compete against other pedestrians. Cash prizes were offered but (3)(PARTICIPATE) could also earn substantial amounts from the money gambled on events.
Perhaps the most famous (4)(WALK) was Captain Robert Barclay Allardice, whose (5)(ORDINARY) achievements earned him the title of ‘The Celebrated Pedestrian’. The Scotsman’s most memorable (6)(PERFORM) took place in 1809, when he walked 1000 miles (1609 kilometres) in 1000 hours for a bet of 1000 guineas. Many considered it (7)(LIKELY) that he would complete the challenge, which required him to walk a mile an hour, every hour, for forty-two days and nights. He proved them wrong, though the task was so (8)(PHYSICAL) demanding that by the end of the walk he had lost nearly fifteen kilos in weight.

Gerunds and infinitives
Complete each of the gaps below with the correct form of the verb in brackets.

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1 I’ve been meaning (write) to you for ages but I just haven’t had the time.
2 If we go skiing tomorrow, it’ll mean (get) up early. The slopes get crowded very quickly.
3 I wish you’d stop (tap) your foot!
4 These long car journeys make me really hungry. Can we stop (have) lunch soon?
5 When I tell you to be quiet, why must you always go on (talk)?
6 After looking at verbs which take the gerund, we went on (study) those which are followed by the infinitive.
7 I tried hard (open) the window, but I couldn’t move it. It was stuck.
8 These plants look as if they need a lot more light. Try (put) them a little closer to the window.

Vocabulary
A Sport
Complete each gap with a suitable word.

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1 Our hotel was right next to the golf we played on every morning. In fact, our room overlooked the fairway of the eighteenth .
2 The blew his whistle to signal the end of the football match and hundreds of jubilant United fans ran onto the to congratulate their players.
3 I’m useless at tennis: I can’t even the ball over the net with the .
4 The taking us to the top of the steepest ski broke down halfway up and we were left hanging in the air for over an hour.
5 Over three thousand runners will take in this year’s marathon, which for the first time ever takes on a Sunday.
6 Barcelona Valencia 3–2, while Real Madrid could only 1–1 at home to Rayo Vallecano.

B Music
Complete each of the gaps below with an appropriate word combination. You may need to use nouns in the plural. There is an example at the beginning (0).

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0 I never buy live albums . You don’t get the same quality of sound as you do with a studio recording.
1 Adele’s latest album sounds great. I heard a couple of tracks last night.
2 I spend all my time in piano lessons practising the scales. I still haven’t learnt to .
3 Her last record only got as far as number ten .
4 When groups make a record they often have to employ to play some of the instruments.
5 That guitar sounds awful! Are you sure it’s ?
6 I hate it when they on the TV. It’s so obvious they aren’t really singing.
7 The band is going again next year. They’ll be playing in nine European countries in three months.
8 Next on Capital Radio we’re going to from the latest ‘Sidewinder’ album. It’s called Ready for love – I hope you like it.

undercharge
کم هزینه
underestimate
دست کم گرفتن
overgrown
بیش از حد رشد کرده است
overweight
اضافه وزن
overcrowded
پر ازدحام
oversleep
بیش از حد خوابیدن
misbehave
بد رفتار کردن
misunderestand
سوءتفاهم
disobedience
نافرمانی
uncommon
غیر معمول
abandoned
رها شده است
go off
زنگ خوردن
investigating
در حال بررسی
confidential documents
اسناد محرمانه
extremely
بشدت
spectators
تماشاگران
distance
فاصله
pedestrians
عابران پیاده
participants
شركت كنندگان
substantial amounts
مقادیر قابل توجهی
gambled
قمار کرد
required
ضروری
demanding
خواستار
as if
مثل اینکه
blew his whistle
سوتش را دمید
jubilant
بسیار خوشحال
congratulate
تبریک گفتن
steepest
شیب دارترین

آغاز دوره های آنلاین آموزش زبان توسط استاد خصوصی

اینجا کلیک کنید

ماژیک فسفری

با استفاده از ماژیک فسفری می توانید کلمات و بخش های مهم را برای خود علامت گذاری نمایید و هنگام پاسخ به آزمون از آنها استفاده کنید. برای از بین بردن بخش های رنگی دوباره روی آن کلیک نمایید.

دفترچه یادداشت

هر تعدادی که دوست دارید دفترچه یادداشت ایجاد کنید و نکات مهم را در آن بنویسید.
برای استفاده از دفترچه یادداشت بر روی قسمتی از درس یا آزمون که می خواهید در آنجا نکته ی مهمی را قرار دهید کلیک نمایید.سپس در آن قسمت یک دفترچه یادداشت جدید ایجاد میشود و با کلیک بر روی آن می توانید بازش کنید و نکته های مهم را بنویسید.