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Lingua inglese

Report the following statements.


1. It's late. We have to rush to the station.
He said that they ________ because ________.

2. My parents didn't give me a birthday present!
She complained that ________!

3. I hope the weather will improve by next weekend.
He hoped that ________.

4. The day of my graduation was certainly the best day of my life!
After many years she said that the day ________.

5. We were peacefully relaxing on the beach when we heard a terrible bang!
They told the policeman that they ________ when ________ a terrible bang.
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Listen and choose the best option to answer each question.

1. The man has bought a bunch of flowers:
a. because it is his girlfriend's birthday.
b. because they are beautiful.
c. because his girlfriend's birthday is the following week.
d. because he thinks it is his girlfriend's birthday.

2. At the beginning the woman is:
a. worried.
b. pleased.
c. sweet.
d. confused.

3. The woman suggests:
a. going out to celebrate that same evening.
b. going out to celebrate the following evening.
c. going out to celebrate the day of her birthday.
d. going out to celebrate without her boyfriend.

4. Why can't he go out in the evening?
a. Because he has something to do.
b. Because he thought that her birthday was another day.
c. He doesn't say.
d. Because he has planned a surprise party.

5. What's the woman's final reaction?
a. She starts crying.
b. She is embarrassed.
c. She is angry.
d. She thinks the situation is amusing.


1. ________
2. ________
3. ________
4. ________
5. ________
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Complete the passage with the correct word. There is an extra word you may not need.

popular, sweetheart, greeting, mass-produced, adorn, feathers


________ cards are sent and received for any sort of celebration. You may find that they are extremely ________ in England. They are made with many different kinds of materials, from silk and lace to ________ and flowers. They can be home-made but you can find lots of very nice cards in shops. Even if they are ________, they may still have some very nice artistic touches, especially those that are meant for one's ________.
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Complete each sentence with the correct form of one of the phrasal verbs below. There is an extra one which you may not need.

get on with, take after, let down, look up to, catch up, split up


1. They had been going out together for quite a while then suddenly they ________.
2. How are you ________ your new neighbour? Is she nice and patient?
3. Her brother must ________ their father. He's so stubborn!
4. My teacher should be an example to me, somebody that I can ________.
5. I promise I'll do my best. This time I will not ________ you ________.
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Choose the correct option.



1. Her boyfriend asked her ________ she liked her birthday present.
2.  He just wanted to know ________ her new job was like.
3.  They wondered ________ they could meet to celebrate. They were thinking of a pub.
4. Paul asked me ________ I was so angry with him.
5. She wanted to know ________ next train to Turin was.
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Complete the phrases below with say or tell.



1. ________ a lie
2. ________ the time
3. ________ please
4. ________ the difference
5. ________ a joke
6. ________ hello
7. ________ Happy Birthday
8. ________  the truth
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Choose the correct verb.



My new neighbour complains ________ cold at home.
We suggested ________ the central heating, but she claimed costs ________ already high and refused ________ her apartment. She then accused us ________ selfish and insisted ________ into our flat to check what temperature we had inside. When she realised that the situation wasn't any better in our home, she apologised ________ suspicious of us.
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Complete the sentences with a word that fits the gap, using the word given in capitals with the correct suffix. The same suffix may be used only twice.



When confronted with ________ (DAY) problems and hassles or complicated ________ (RELATE), people often start to talk to ________ (SELF) in a low voice or out loud.                                          
That's only human. We can use this ability to coach ourselves
through ________ (DIFFICULT) and challenges.  
Say to yourself: 'It may not be ________ (ENJOY), but I can handle it'.  If ________ (EXPECT) the situation gets tougher, reflect on what you've learned from past
experience.
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Complete the second sentence with two to five words so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence, using the word given.



1. He admitted stealing the woman's purse. He was caught red-handed. (DENY)
He ________ the woman's purse. He was caught red-handed.

2. 'Don't touch that wire. It may be dangerous!' I told him. (NOT)
I advised ________ that wire as it might be dangerous.

3. After several years they are still good neighbours. (WELL)
After several years they are still ________ with their neighbours.

4. 'What will you be doing next weekend?' he asked them. (FOLLOWING)
He asked them what they ________ weekend.

5. They never lie to their parents! (TRUTH)
They ________ to their parents.

6. Did you get many greeting cards for your birthday? (IF)
I was asked ________ many greeting cards for my birthday.
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Tick the phrases that you may use in a formal letter/email.

A: I am writing with regard to…
B: Let's keep in touch.
C: I look forward to hearing from you.
D: Talk soon.
E: I am really pleased you can come!
F: All the best.
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