CT Quiz 429

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps)

to shut the barn door after the horse has _____ed;

a _____ of lightning;

to sit _____ upright;

 

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CT Quiz 428

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps)

to _____ over with a clean slate;

a false _____;

to give sb a _____;

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Have something done (1)

Have + sth + past participle 

We use this structure when we want to say that we ask or pay somebody to do something for us. They perform this action on our behalf, often because we don’t possess the necessary skills.

Add the correct form of have + the past participle of the verb in brackets.

  1. I need to _____ a spare house key _____ for my sister.  (make)
  2. “Where’s Antonia?” – “She’s _____ her hair _____.”  (do)
  3. “Are you sure you can see properly? Maybe you should _____ your eyes _____.” (check)
  4. They are going to ____ a burglar alarm _____ tomorrow.  (install)
  5. We didn’t feel like cooking so we _____ a pizza _____. (deliver)
  6. We’re _____ our roof _____ at the moment. (repair)
  7. When was the last time you _____ your car _____? (service)
  8. Billy _____ his tonsils _____ out last Thursday. (take out)
  9. Joanna’s mother says that she can _____ her ears _____ but she absolutely can not _____ a tattoo _____! (pierce; do)
  10. Bryan  _____ his appendix _____ when he was ten. (remove)
  11. Jeff can afford  _____ all his shirts _____ every week.  (iron)
  12. Rachel is not looking forward to _____ her legs _____ tomorrow. (wax)












Answers

1. have…made
2. having…done
3. have…checked
4. have…installed
5. had…delivered
6. having…repaired
7. had…serviced
8. had…taken out
9. have…pierced; have…done
10. had…removed
11. to have…ironed
12. having…waxed

CT Quiz 427

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps)

nit-___ing;

to have a bone to _____ with somebody;

to _____ up the pace;

 

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CT Quiz 426

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps)

(as) clear as a ___;

saved by the _____;

_____s and whistles;

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Spot the Mistakes (24)

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Which of these sentences are grammatically incorrect? Correct the mistakes.

  1. I don’t have as much free time as you.
  2. Hurry up, otherwise you’ll be late for work.
  3. Do you mind turn down the TV? It’s really loud.
  4. “Have you heard of your sister?” – “Yes, she sent me an email a few days ago.”
  5. Have you read any good books lately?
  6. I’m not sure if this dress is the right size so I’m going to try on it.
  7. We were told to be at the school entrance at 8am.













    Answers
    1. ✅
    2. ✅
    3. Do you mind turning down the TV? It’s really loud.
    4. “Have you heard from your sister?” – “Yes, she sent me an email a few days ago.”
    5. ✅
    6. I’m not sure if this dress is the right size so I’m going to try it on.
    7. ✅

 

CT Quiz 425

What’s the missing word? (The same word fits all the gaps)

to _____ somebody the riot act;

do you _____ me?

to _____ somebody’s mind;

 

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