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Diagnostic English #4: Intermediate/ Upper-intermediate (tenses, passives) Pt.2

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51

______ you ever ______ of him? He is a world-famous violinist.

52

A: Did you turn off the photocopier?

B: The manager ______ already ______ it off.

53

I ______ what the problem is by tomorrow.

54

By the time I got to the stadium they ______ already ______ for ten minutes.

55

Someone ______ my bike last night. ______ you ever ______ your bike stolen?

56

The doctor ______ the patient with a smile and told him that he ______ better.

57

I used to smoke at one time but now I ______ it up.

58

He ______ silly questions until my patience finally ran out.

59

He ______ at tennis since he came to the USA.

60

It is probably about time we ______ the car serviced.

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A: ______ we ______ somewhere before?

B: Yes, I ______ you at your sister’s wedding.

62

The weather ______ worse last year than I ______ it to be.

63

I______ hungry at four because I ______ a big lunch at one.

64

I woke up feeling tired this morning because I ______ very well.

65

Go out and get some fresh air! You ______ here reading all morning.

66

A: Why are you crying?

B: Well, I ______ up onions for the last five minutes.

67

A: Did you spend your holiday in Miami?

B: No. I was ______. It there, but I changed my mind and went to Antalya instead.

68

I don’t think your brother______ rid of his bad cold.

69

Transport systems ______ likely to change in the future. One probable difference is that there ______ more electric vehicles.

70

The men were to ______ but the manager decided to give them a second change.

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Mike ______ in a travel agency for six months in 1990. He already had some experience of the tourist industry because he ______ in a Tourist Information office in Bristol two years before.

72

The film ______ already ______ when we sat down.

73

It is due______ in five years’ time.

74

I ______ her a week ago but she ______ yet.

75

A: What happens to traffic in a traffic jam?

B: It______ up.

76

No one brought up that question at the meeting. That question ______ up at the meeting.

77

By the end of this century most of the world’s oil supplies ______.

78

My brother ______ in a restaurant for the summer, but he ______ it very much.

79

Someone saw him. He was driving a Renault Manager. He ______ a Renault Manager.

80

There has been a serious accident on the E5, and a section of the motorway ______ to traffic.

81

People say that Istanbul is one of the world’s most interesting cities. lstanbul ______ one of the world’s most interesting cities.

82

Long ago, people thought that the earth was flat. Long ago, the earth ______ flat.

83

When I arrived, no arrangements ______.

84

The pilot ______ thought to ______ in the crash.

85

A: Who’s going to meet him at the airport?

B: He ______ by our ambassador.

86

This week we’ve had the house ______ into by thieves.

87

A: What do they use this building for?

B: Well, years ago it ______ as a dance hall but now it ______ for offices.

88

A: Were you able to cure the patient?

B: He ______ already ______ by the time I got there.

89

Mars is the first planet ______.

90

They were unhappy with the way things ______.

91

Don’t touch that electric stove while it ______.

92

He was 8 kilos overweight and ______ to go on a diet.

93

People like policemen ______ always ______ against flu.

94

His novels ______ into eight languages.

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We usually ______ the news on TV at eight o’clock, but tonight we ______ that new soap opera.

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He noticed that the room ______ recently.

97

I hate it when my boiled egg ______ properly.

98

A speech to the nation was ______ by the Prime Minister, but it had to be cancelled at the last minute because of a cabinet crisis.

99

He ______ empty the contents of his suitcases onto the counter.

100

The authorities feared the missing man was dead. The missing man was feared ______.

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