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Indice
Indice Lezioni .......................................................................................................................... p. 2
Lezione 000 ............................................................................................................................. p. 4
Lezione 002 ............................................................................................................................. p. 18
Lezione 003 ............................................................................................................................. p. 20
Lezione 006 ............................................................................................................................. p. 22
Lezione 007 ............................................................................................................................. p. 26
Lezione 008 ............................................................................................................................. p. 27
Lezione 009 ............................................................................................................................. p. 28
Lezione 010 ............................................................................................................................. p. 29
Lezione 011 ............................................................................................................................. p. 31
Lezione 012 ............................................................................................................................. p. 33
Lezione 013 ............................................................................................................................. p. 34
Lezione 015 ............................................................................................................................. p. 36
Lezione 016 ............................................................................................................................. p. 38
Lezione 017 ............................................................................................................................. p. 39
Lezione 019 ............................................................................................................................. p. 40
Lezione 020 ............................................................................................................................. p. 41
Lezione 021 ............................................................................................................................. p. 42
Lezione 022 ............................................................................................................................. p. 43
Lezione 023 ............................................................................................................................. p. 44
Lezione 024 ............................................................................................................................. p. 45
Lezione 025 ............................................................................................................................. p. 47
Lezione 026 ............................................................................................................................. p. 48
Lezione 027 ............................................................................................................................. p. 49
Lezione 028 ............................................................................................................................. p. 50
Lezione 029 ............................................................................................................................. p. 53
Lezione 031 ............................................................................................................................. p. 56
Lezione 034 ............................................................................................................................. p. 58
Lezione 035 ............................................................................................................................. p. 59
Lezione 036 ............................................................................................................................. p. 60
Lezione 037 ............................................................................................................................. p. 62
Lezione 038 ............................................................................................................................. p. 63
Lezione 040 ............................................................................................................................. p. 64
Lezione 041 ............................................................................................................................. p. 66
Lezione 042 ............................................................................................................................. p. 67
Lezione 043 ............................................................................................................................. p. 68
Lezione 045 ............................................................................................................................. p. 70

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Lezione 046 ............................................................................................................................. p. 72


Lezione 047 ............................................................................................................................. p. 73

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Lezione 000
01. I would like you _______at ease at my place.

feel

to feel

feeling

felt

02. I ____________ I can't see as well as I used to.

am admitting

was admitting

admit

admits

03. It was the ___________ thing to say.

most ridiculous

ridiculous

most ridiculousest

ridiculousest

04. He was busy ________ his homework.

that he was doing

doing

to do

he was doing

05. I was ______ to find that the film was quite _____________.

surprised / frightened

surprised / frightening

surprising / frightening

surprised / frightened

06. When I went into the bathroom, I found that the bath ___________ .

overflowed

is overflowing

had overflowed

overflows

07. Read the sentence below and choose the correct linking word.

" I missed Mark _____ he left.

until

after

before

while

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08. I was sure that I _______ him before.

meet

had met

'm meeting

met

09. After Laura _____ the hospital, she had a long holiday.

is leaving

has left

leaves

left

10. Ann ____ a few minutes ago.

had left

has left

left

leaves

11. _____ to Spain every year for your holidays ?

Do you go

Are you going

Have you gone

Were you going

12. The next train to Milan ________ at 7.45.

[station announcement]

leaves

will leave

is leaving

is going to leave

13. Mark was the first person I saw _______ the hospital.

by leaving

on to leave

in leaving

on leaving

14. I ______ one of my special desserts for dinner, if you like.

make

'll make

'm making

'm going to make

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15. After the operation you _________ any sport for a while.

aren't doing

won't to do

won't be doing

don't do

16. _______ me to get you some water ?

Will you like

Should you like

Would you like

Shall you like

17. It's the fourth time he's been skiing this week. He ______ really enjoy it.

must

ought to

should

had better

18. A. "I'm seeing Dr. Julian next Tuesday".

B. " That ______ be right. He's on holiday then."

mustn't

hasn't got to

can't

hasn't to

19. ___________ to do in Shanghai at Christmas ?

What there is

What is there

What are there

What there are

20. __________ at the party, we saw her husband standing alone.

Arrived

We were arriving

Arriving

We arrived

21. _______ by the children's behaviour, he complained to the head teacher

He was annoyed

He annoyed

Annoyed

Annoying

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22. I'll be with you in ____________ .

a quarter of hour

a quarter of one hour

a quarter of an hour

one quarter of an hour

23. Look at _________. It is very bright tonight!

moon

the moons

a moon

the moon

24. _______ by the children's behaviour, he complained to the head teacher.

Annoying

Annoyed

He annoyed

He was annoyed

25. ________ at the party, we saw her husband standing alone

Arrived

We were arriving

Arriving

We arrived

26. We should use _____ time we have available to discuss John's proposal

the few

the little

little

the little of

27. I enjoy watching some of the television programmes on ________affairs.

topical

present

actual

current

28. I __________ anything if I had known what her reaction was going to be.

wouldn't have said

wouldn’t said

wouldn’t had said

wouldn't have sad

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29. Ann and Kim_______for over an hour by the time Mark arrives.

have talked

will have been talking

will have talked

will have being talked

30. I love this job because it involves ____________ in team.

to work

being worked

work

working

31. Is there anything here worth _________?

buy

for buying

buying

to buy

32. What does "notice" mean ?

avviso

annotare

notizia

notevole

33. What does "fabric" mean ?

fabbricato

tessuto

fabbricare

fabbrica

34. What does "contest" mean ?

gara

contestare

contenuto

contesto

35. What does "eventually" mean ?

possibilmente

infine

finalmente

eventualmente

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36. Choose the correct translation of the sentence given :

"One could argue extensively "

si potrebbe argomentare esaustivamente

uno potrebbe arguire velocemente

si potrebbe discutere a lungo

si può arguire solo fino ad un certo punto

37. What __________if you had missed the train ?

would you done

would you have done

had you done

would you had done

38. Read the sentence below and choose the correct linking word.

Tom was very tired and he fell asleep _________the lesson began.

as soon as

until

while

none is correct

39. If you had studied you ___________the spelling test.

wouldn't have failt

wouldn't have failed

wouldn't failed

hadn't failed

40. If you had met him, what __________ ?

will you do

would you have done

would you done

would you had done

41. My husband asked me if _____________ how to get to Milan.

I know

I had known

I knew

I've known

42. My daughter has_______ a great job of redecorating her own room.

done

managed

made

accomplished

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43. Arguing with her is very frustrating since she constantly _______ her ground.

shifts

moves

flits

varies

44. What is the English for "intraprendere/occupare/impegnare"?

take in

take on

take up

take off

45. I like _______ on my bed on Sunday mornings.

to lie

to lain to lye

to lay

to lain to lye

46. The world is ___________ a serious environmental pollution problem.

braving

heading

meeting

facing

47. Choose the American equivalent for the British word "cupboard"

boardwalk

closet

broom closet

storehouse

48. Read the sentence below and choose the correct linking word.

We ddidn't realise how high up we were ______we looked down.

while

when

until

after

49. Against his parents' wishes, he wants to be ________.

general practitioners

general practitioner

a general practitioner

the general practitioner

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50. There is _______ evidence to support his claim.

little of

a few

little

few

51. There isn't ______ traffic along the street where I live.

much of

many

much

many of

52. He would look much better if he _______ his beard.

cat

cuts

cat has

cut

53. Tanaka is ______ of our strikers, and so he is ____likely to score a goal.

the best/ the more

the best / the most

the better/ too much

as good as/ the more

54. Nobody knows, _________?

doesn't he ?

does he ?

do not they ?

do they?

55. Have you met the new neighbour ? He is that ____________guy.

Japanese, young, tall

young, tall, Japanese

Japanese, tall, young

tall, young, Japanese

56. For the last three hours __________ my Bachelor Degree Thesis, so I'm tired.

I wrote

I'm writing

I've been writing

I write

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57. The concert is going to be broadcast __________ tomorrow evening.

live

alive

living

lively

58. My cellular phone's ______________, can you help me ?

crashed

breaks

doesn't work

needs fixing

59. I warn you ____________that !

not to say

to not say

to don't say

not saying

60. My husband asked me if _____________ how to get to Milan.

I know

I had known

I knew

I've known

61. Help yourself to anything you want. You ______ask.

mustn't

have to

don't have to

must

62. Is this horse yours? Are you going to take up ___________ again ?

rid

riding

to ride

rides

63. Can you ____________________?

make me favour

do me a favour

make me a favour

do me favour

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64. Her elder sister is always ____________lies .

saying

talking

telling

speaking

65. I get ____________ when he doesn't answer to my questions.

irritating

boring

annoying

annoyed

66. I've had a really ____________ day.

exhausting

tyre

exhausted

tired

67. There were ___________ people at Mary's party.

lots

plenty of

few of

a few of

68. She is the girl _________ bike was stolen.

whose

that

which

whom

69. So you're having a baby, ______? That's wonderful! Congratulations !

aren't you

are you

haven't you

have you

70. She'd better do it, ________ ?

Didn't she

Did she

Hadn't she

Had she

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71. Mark was the first person I saw ______ the hospital.

on to leave

by leaving

in leaving

on leaving

72. Choose the correct present participle of the following verb: offer

offerred

offer

offered

offering

73. She likes ____Japanese tea but she doesn't like _____ tea that comes from China .

-/-

the/the

the/-

-/the

74. Read the sentence below and choose the preposition which best fits the empty space.

My little daughter is afraid ____ the dark.

with

of

about

at

75. _______ of my jewellery is missing.

Some of

Any

Any of

Some

76. The valley _______ my town lies is heavily polluted.

which

in which

in

in that

77. He is one of the kindest people ____________.

who I know

whose I know

which I know

I know

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78. My grandfather ___________ enjoys hill walking.

,that is in his seventies,

,who is in his seventies,

who is in his seventies

,which is in his seventies,

79. _____ do elephants have long noses ?

what

which

why

how

80. ______ is a good time to meet you ?

what

how

when

where

81. ________ invented computer ?

who

where

what

which

82. Read the sentence below and choose the preposition which best fits the empty space.

I was very angry _____ my daughter because he borrowed my favourite hadbag.

to

on

with

of

83. Read the sentence below and choose the preposition which best fits the empty space.

I'm really excited __________ my holidays in Japan

to

of

in

about

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84. Read the sentence below and choose the preposition which best fits the empty space.

It was nice ____you to lend me your computer.

with

from

of

by

85. This is my friend Susan _____ aunt is my English teacher.

who

whose

which

whom

86. That shop is owned by Mr. Joe _____ teaches at my university.

who

whose

whom

which

87. I've got a new phone _______ is really small.

which

whose

where

who

88. Choose the correct sentence.

The views from the Alpes is amazing !

The view from the Alpes is amazing !

The view from Alpes is amazing !

The views from the Alpes are amazing !

89. Choose the correct sentence

Could you give me some information about the town ?

Could you give me some informations about the town ?

Could you give me an information about the town ?

Could you give me informations about the town ?

90. Choose the correct present participle of the following verb: stop

stop

stopping

stopped

stoppen

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91. Choose the correct present participle of the following verb: build

built

building

builden

builded

92. Choose the correct present participle of the following verb: argue

arguing

argues

argued

argue

93. Choose the correct present participle of the following verb: lie

lying

lay

laining

lie

94. Nothing came in the post, _______ ?

did it

doesn't it

didn't they

didn't it

95. Gerunds and infinitives are very common in the English language.

Sometimes you may use an infinitive and a gerund; sometimes you have to choose between the two because using one may be completely wrong.

Explain when to use an infinitive and when to use a gerund and write some examples,

96. Comparatives and Superlatives in English: uses functions and examples

97. " A lot of, lots, much and many" have similar meanings but the grammar is not quite the same.

Explain their uses, functions and make some examples.

98. Relative clauses: defining and non-defining clauses.

Write definitions, uses and examples

99. What bad habits should people give up to ensure a healthy lifestyle. Write your opinion in about 180 - 200 words.

100. What bad habits should people give up to ensure a healthy lifestyle. Write your opinion in about 180 - 200 words.

101. Gerunds and infinitives are very common in the English language.

Sometimes you may use an infinitive and a gerund; sometimes you have to choose between the two because using one may be completely wrong.

Explain when to use an infinitive and when to use a gerund and write some examples,

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Lezione 002
01. 1. He ___________ very fast today.

is driving

drove

drive

drives

02. Mark gave you a lift, ________?

didn't he

don't he

doesn't he

isn't he

03. I' m late ,________-?

am not I

aren't I

do I

do I

04. ________________________ ? I've got long dark hair and dark eyes.

how is your look ?

how are you ?

what do you look like?

how are you ?

05. It's too late for you _________?

isn't it

isn't there

are you

aren't you

06. _________ penicillin ?

Who discovered

Who has discover

Who did discover

Did who discover

07. __________ does it take ? It takes 3 hours.

how far

how much

how many

how long

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08. ____ are you waiting _____ ?

Who/for

Whom/for

For whom /-

For who/-

09. He was respected by the people ____ he worked ____ because he was ____ honest man.

with who/-/a

with who/-/an

-/with/an

-/with/a

10. "What time ________? " - "at 2:00 p.m."

does begin the film

begins the film

does the film begin

the film begins

11. __________ dog is that? It's my neighbor's

whose

how

what

which

12. There is a little we can do about it, ___?

is it

isn't there

isn't it

is it

13. Question tags: functions, use and examples

14. "Wh-words" : use , functions and examples

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Lezione 003
01. Mary _____ her holiday in Japan.

told about

said about

told me about

said me about

02. Last night police said that they _______ the missing girl.

had found

find

have found

were finding

03. Mary _____ her holiday in Japan.

said me about

told about

told me about

said about

04. John said " I'm writing a paper tomorrow" - John said _____________

that he was writing a paper tomorrow

that he was writing a paper the following day

that he was writing a paper the day before

that he has been writing a paper the next day

05. My cousins asked me, "How are you going"? . My cousins _______________

ask me how I was going

asked me how you're going

asked me how I'm going

asked me how I was going

06. Do you have any idea __________?

where Ann live

where does Ann live

where Ann lives ?

where Ann livs

07. Last night police said that they _______ the missing girl.

had found

were finding

have found

find

08. "Indirect questions" : use, definitions and examples.

09. "The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde. Do you know any ghost stories? Write it down in 150-200 words.

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10. Direct questions and Indirect quesions: explain what they are in 100 words at least. Then write one example of a direct question and one example of an
indirect question.

11. "Indirect questions" : use, definitions and examples

12. Direct questions and Indirect quesions: explain what they are in 100 words at least. Then write one example of a direct question and one example of an
indirect question.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

13. "The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde. Do you know any ghost stories? Write it down in 150-200 words.

14. Direct questions and Indirect questions: explain what they are in 100 words at least. Then write one example of a direct question and one example of an
indirect question.

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Lezione 006
01. Before buying a computer, I_________to see if it works properly

try it up

try it on

try it for

try it out

02. The lesson ___________ so I missed my train

ran through

ran out

ran by

ran over

03. What's the English for "chiedere in giro "?

ask out

ask over

ask around

ask for

04. When we changed the furniture ______ the room felt much bigger

for

down

round

over

05. Mario is ___________ mayor again this year.

running out

running over

running for

running through

06. Which is correct ?

Ann and Mark broke up last week.

both are correct

none is correct

Ann and Mark broke last week up.

07. Which is correct ?

both are correct

My boyfriend cut off me while I was in the middle of speaking

My boyfriend cut me off while I was in the middle of speaking

none is correct

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08. Which is correct ?

both are correct

John threw his worn shoes out.

John threw out his worn shoes.

none is correct

09. There is no point in hankering ___________ your lost youth

on

at

in

after

10. This rain is _________ on me.

getting down

keeping down

pelting down

knocking down

11. You must _____________ salty foods and sweets

cut down on

cut back on

cut off

cut in

12. I miss _________ with you.

hanging up

hanging on

hanging out

hanging in

13. I _____ my father. We have both a very sweet tooth .

take apart

take after

take back

take off

14. During the text you cannot _________ the wrong answers.

cross in

cross over

cross

cross out

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15. You can't rely on Helen. She's __________ so many times .

dropped me off

let me down

cut me down

came up with me

16. My husband and I had a big fight yesterday but we ________ soon.

made in

made for

made on

made up

17. I ran ________ my mother on the way to my office

in

into

at

on

18. I think I'll __________my mother on the way home from work

call in on

call off

call-out

call by

19. My daughter is ______ eating Japanese food

keen at

keen in

keen on

keen into

20. Hey, Ann ________ the boy with the fair hair, he's quite handsome.

check at

check up

check out

check in

21. I don't like my job so I'm_________ a better one

looking for

looking at

looking after

looking up

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22. Write the difference between transitive phrasal verbs and intransitive phrasal verbs ? Then, write 5 examples of intransitive phrasal verbs and 5 examples of
transitive phrasal verbs.

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

23. Phrasal Verbs and multi-word verbs: functions and examples.

24. What is a prepositional verb ? Explain it in about 50 words and write 3 examples at least.

25. Write the difference between transitive phrasal verbs and intransitive phrasal verbs ? Then, write 5 examples of intransitive phrasal verbs and 5 examples of
transitive phrasal verbs.

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

1. _________________ 1. _________________
2. _________________ 2. _________________
3. _________________ 3. _________________
4. _________________ 4. _________________
5. _________________ 5. _________________

26. Write the difference between transitive phrasal verbs and intransitive phrasal verbs ? Then, write 5 examples of intransitive phrasal verbs and 5 examples of
transitive phrasal verbs.

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

1. _________________ 1. _________________

2. _________________ 2. _________________

3. _________________ 3. _________________

4. _________________ 4. _________________

5. _________________ 5. _________________

27. What is a prepositional verb ? Explain it in about 50 words and write 3 examples at least.

28. Phrasal Verbs and multi-word verbs: functions and examples.

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Lezione 007
01. Do you mind ________ me a hand ?

giving

give

none of the above

to give

02. She daren't ________him she scratched his car

tell

telling

tells

to tell

03. This year I can't afford _________ on holiday

to go

going

to be going

go

04. I drunk a glass of wine before ___________

to sleep

slept

slept

sleeping

05. Mark decided _____________byology

study

studying

studiing

to study

06. Oh my God! I forgot __________ my homework ! My teacher will be angry.

to do

do

none of the above

doing

07. If you've got the flu, try __________ an aspirin.

taken

taking

take

to take

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Lezione 008
01. They walked out of the classroom without ___________ a word

telling

to tell

saying

to say

02. What do you think about the social networking websites ? Write your opinion in 120-150 words.

03. Say vs Tell: use, functions and examples.

04. What do you think about the social networking websites ? Write your opinion in 120-150 words

05. Say vs Tell: use, functions and examples.

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Lezione 009
01. Cross out the item which does not normally collocate with "make"

an effort

an offer

a mistake

evil

02. Cross out the item which does not normally collocate with "do"

a promise

a favour

one's best

justice

03. Cross out the item which does not normally collocate with "do"

a business

an exercise

the cooking

one's duty

04. Cross out the item which does not normally collocate with "make"

friends

plans

a translation

a noise

05. Do vs Make: use, functions and examples

06. Do vs Make: use, functions and examples

07. Do vs Make: use, functions and examples

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Lezione 010
01. It's time you ________in bed

were

go

'll go

are

02. He ____ his job when the truth about his past ______known

left/become

left/became

leaved/become

leaved/became

03. I wish _______ I buy a new car but I haven't enough money.

could

can

may

'll be alble

04. My cousins are always at our house. I wish they ________so near.

didn't live

wouldn't live

don't live

hadn't live

05. My daughter began to cry and sob and _____ to me

clung

clunged

clang

clong

06. He _______the wrong train by mistake.

coughed

catched

caught

cough

07. What ________yesterday ?

did you cook

have you cooked

you cooked

did you cocked

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08. I wish I _____ this problem

will solve

can solving

can solve

could solve

09. They _________ a beautiful concert this month

've seen

seen

saw

were seeing

10. They ______ arrows from behind a thick bush

shoot

shoted

shot

shoted

11. Ann _____ the room. She said she ______to go

leave/had

lived/had

leave/has

left/had

12. I wish I _______ an extra pay for working on holidays

'll get

get

got

m getting

13. Say vs Tell: use, functions and examples

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Lezione 011
01. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: bite

bitted

bited

bitten

bit

02. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: fly

flown

flied

flyed

flew

03. We ______ of petrol and we _______ to walk home

ran/have

run out/ had

ran out/have

ran out/ had

04. When it _________to rain, our dog _________ to come inside.

started/wanted

was starting/was wanting

starts/wanted

start/wanted

05. Kim ____ her hand when she__________ her daughter's clothes.

burning/was ironed

burnt/was ironing

burned/ironed

was burning/ironed

06. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: sell

sold

sellen

selled

solden

07. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: fight

fighten

fighted

foughten

fought

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08. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: bring

bringen

bringt

broughten

brought

09. Choose the correct past participle of the following verb: flee

fleewen

fled

fleed

flown

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Lezione 012
01. Simple past vs. Past continuous: use, functions and examples.

02. Simple Past vs. Past Continuous: use, functions and examples.

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Lezione 013
01. If you _____ punctual, we could start on time

was

were

'll be

had being

02. If you want to lose weight, you _____ eat less bread

would

'd better

wouldn't

'd better to

03. If I ________ a higher salary, I probably would have stayed with the company

had been offered

were offered

was offered

were being offered

04. If I _____ they were honest, I ___ gladly lend them some money

knew/ 'd

knew/would have

'd known/'d

knew/ 'll

05. If I _____ this match, I ________happy

'll win/ am

win /am

win/ 'll be

'll will/ 'll be

06. If I ___ you, I ______ plant some more flowers around the house

was/ 'd

was/ 'd have

were/will

were/ 'd

07. If I didn't like flying , I _____be a pilot

wouldn't

shan't

won't

didn't

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08. If I had known you were coming I ___________

had bought

would bought

would have bought

would had bought

09. If he ______the opportunity, he could have gone

has had

had

have had

had had

10. Third conditional: use, functions and examples.

11. First conditional: use, functions and examples

12. Second conditional: use, functions and examples

13. Third conditional: use, functions and examples.

14. First conditional: use, functions and examples.

15. Second conditional: use, functions and examples.

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01. This is the 15th time I ______to China

've been

had been

went

was

02. We have to use the stairs: the lift __________

broke down

has broken down

broken down

has been breaking down

03. Mary has lost her passport again. It's the second time it ________

is happened

happened

happens

has happened

04. Ann ________ to England four times already

was going

went

had gone

has gone

05. After he _______painting, he _________________a shower

finished/had had

had finished/had

had finished/had had

finished /had

06. We ____________ _______ to this holiday for ages.

looked forward

've looked forward

look forward

're looking forward

07. I ____________ glasses for 30 years

wear

've worn

'd worn

wore

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08. This is the worst book I ______

read

red

've ever read

ever read

09. The Simple Present Perfect: use, functions and examples.

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Lezione 016
01. I _________________ her since she was three years old

I've been knowing

'm knowing

know

've known

02. ____you ____each other long ?

are/knowing

have/know

have been knowing

do/know

03. My daughter _____________ the piano since she was five.

plays

has plaied

is playing

has been playing

04. Who was Curtis Charles Ebbesmeyer ? Why did he come to public attention ?

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Lezione 017
01. Your eyes are red, _________ ?

do you cry

have you been crying

have you cried

have you cried

02. Your eyes are red, _________ ?

have you cried

do you cry

did you cry

have you been crying ?

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Lezione 019
01. There ___________ be a post office here.

use to

's used

used to

was used

02. When Yukiko went to live in Germany, she _____there quickly.

got used to living

is getting used to live

used to living

used to live

03. If you go to live in Australia you __________ on the left.

'll have to get used to driving

'd have to get used to

'll have to get used to drive

'd have had to get used to

04. My friend Jill, from Thailand, usually finds our food tasteless because she _____spicy food

is used to eating

used to ate

is used to eat

used to eaten

05. I ___________stay up, but now I always go to bed early

used to

get used to

am used to

would use

06. I ___________ to eat raw fish but I do now.

use

didn't use

was used

didn't used

07. Use to vs to be used to: use, functions and examples

08. Who was Jane Austen ? Describe her life and works

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Lezione 020
01. We were sure that Kim and Trevor _______by the time we arrived.

would leave

would be leaving

would have left

left

02. Summarize the article about drug and alcohol abuse in 120-150 words

03. Future in the Past: definition and examples

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Lezione 021
01. Peter was almost sure he _________his exam.

would pass

past

was to pass

pass

02. Choose the most correct way of saying the same thing in the passive voice.

Ann is writing a book. => A book _____________ by Ann.

has been written

is being written

was written

has being written

03. Read the following active sentence: "Did anyone answer your question ?"

Choose the correct passive sentence

Has your question been answered ?

Was your question answered?

Is your question being answered ?

Is your question answered ?

04. Read the following active sentence:"They told the children to leave the classroom "

Choose the passive one.

The children were told to leave the classroom.

The children are told to leave the classroom.

None of the above

The children were been told to leave the classroom.

05. Read the following active sentence:"Someone is teaching her Chinese"

Choose the passive one.

He is been taught English

He is taught English

None of the above

He is being taught English

06. Choose the most correct way of saying the same thing in the passive voice.

Mary would have told you. => You ____________ by Mary.

would be told

would have been told

would told

were being told

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Lezione 022
01. Choose the most correct way of saying the same thing in the passive voice. Mary would have told you. => You ____________ by Mary

would have been told

were being told

would told

would be told

02. Choose the most correct way of saying the same thing in the passive voice. Ann is writing a book. => A book _____________ by Ann

has being written

is being written

was written

has been written

03. The best way __________.

will be found

will find

will be found

will be finded

04. This movie ________ by millions of people

were watched

watched

was watched

has watched

05. He ________________ by the professor not to talk in class.

is told

was being told

told

was told

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Lezione 023
01. Modal verbs: use, functions and examples.

02. Write some basic grammatical rules applying to modal verbs

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Lezione 024
01. Do you know where Mary is ? She _____ be out: her bag is on the chair

must

could

can't

might

02. You _______take insect repellant if you're coming near a lake.

'd better

'rather

would better

better

03. That's the second house they have bought this year. They _______ be very rich

might

must

could

can

04. Which is the most defective verb ? It is ___________________

shall

can

must

will

05. If I had gone to the University of Tokyo, I _________ participated in their Japanese immersion program.

will

could have

might

can

06. ________we move in the dining room ? Lunch is served !

don't

must

will

shall

07. John __________hear the teacher because the students were talking so loudly

might not

can't

shouldn't

couldn't

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08. We ________not have bought enough biscuits for everyone

may

must

need

can

09. You ______ worry, it'll be done

no need

don't need

need not to

need not

10. Summarize the Story of Helen Keller in 120-150 words.

11. Summarize the Story of Helen Keller in 120-150 words

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Lezione 025
01. What are defective verbs ? Write some basic grammatical rules applying to defective verbs

02. "Could Vs Was/Were able to". Explain the difference in meaning and write some examples

03. What are defective verbs ? Write some basic grammatical rules applying to defective verbs

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Lezione 026
01. You ___ eat or drink in the library. It is not allowed.

needn't

shouldn't

mustn't

didn't need

02. I knew that we had enough bread and that I ______ any.

needn't have got

needn't need to got

didn't need to buy

needn't have bought

03. I ______ my umbrella. It's turned out very sunny.

didn't need to bring

didn't need to buy

didn't need to get

needn't have brought

04. You _________to pay to go into the museum. It was free.

ought

needn't

should

didn't need

05. There is a global youth unemployment crisis. Write your opinion about it in 100-150 words

06. Which are the structures to talk about the future in English?

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Lezione 027
01. "Dare": use, definition and examples.

02. What is violence ? Write your opinion about it.

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Lezione 028
01. Unless you ______ over 18, she ___________ any cigarettes.

aren't/ will sell

are/ won't sell

aren't / won't sell

are/ will sell

02. Unless the weather ______better, I __________ .

got/ won't arrive

doesn't get/ won't arrive

gets/will arrive

gets/ won't arrive

03. It's about time you _______studying if you want to pass the exam.

were started

start

would start

started

04. If only I _____ it before, I called him an egoist

have known

know

known

had known

05. Do you wish you _____ taller and skinny ?

were

seem

can be

are

06. It's time you _______ home.

went

were going

gone

go

07. I refuse to go ______ you come with me

if

as long

providing

unless

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08. I am sorry I made you cry. I wish I ______remprimanded you.

didn't

couldn't

hadn't

wouldn't

09. I'd rather _______ in the eighteenth century than in the twentieth century.

had lived

lived

would lived

have lived

10. She is a very well-mannered person ________that you don't contradict her

providing

whether

unless

as long

11. ____ you're late, I'll leave without you.

whether

weather

unless

if

12. I won't be able to do it ____ you help me.

whether

unless

if

in case

13. Your friend talks a lot and you don't like it. What could you say ?

If only he had been quiet!

If only he is quiet!

If only he will be quiet !

If only he would be quiet !

14. If you want to catch the last bus, it's time you ________

left

have left

leave

had left

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15. I wish you _____________ . [=you are being very slow]

hurry up

'll hurry up

would hurry up

hurryed up

16. It's time people _____ their attitude towards immigration.

will change

change

have changed

changed

17. Explain the three constructions to express: possibilities, wishes, regrets, theories, desires and ambitions.

18. If clauses: types, uses and examples

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Lezione 029
01. I live ____ 38, Salterton Road

at

in

on

by

02. Please fill in the form _____pen

with

by

in

of

03. What you do ______next Monday ?

at

of

on

04. I live ____ Salterton Road

in

at

on

by

05. He has a pain ___his chest

into

of

on

on

06. It was a chance ______a million and I got it

by

on

of

in

07. Do you want to meet me ___ the park ___ lunchtime?

at/at

on/at

in/at

in/on

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08. I'm very good ____making speech

in

on

with

at

09. He will go _____ London in a couple of months

in

at

to

10. Mary argued ____ her brother _____ their property

with/about

with/on

against/for

at/for

11. That house has been ___the market for three years

of

in

on

at

12. There were numerous mistakes ________________ the test

throughout

beneath

alongside

among

13. It's very sensible ______you not telling him your sister's secret

of

with

on

for

14. Why do people talk to pets ______that stupid voice ?

in

at

on

for

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15. I am leaving ___ the afternoon.I am coming back_____Sunday evening. I'll be there ___ the whole weekend.

in/on/for

x/x/x

in/on/-

at/on/for

16. Is she Chinese ? For some reason I was _______ the impression that she was Korean

over

by

on

under

17. We drove ________ the coastline of Italy

next

at

along

in

18. Have you read anything ___ Ernest Hemingway ?

on

from

of

by

19. My house is ____________ the school.

over

near

next

in front

20. The main road will take you straight ____________ the city center

into

onto

in

at

21. My grandparents lived in that same house ___ages.

by

for

since

from

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Lezione 031
01. What's the English for "essere soddisfatto/compiaciuto di"?

to be pleased upon

to be pleased of

to be pleased on

to be pleased with

02. What's the English for "essere colpito (favorevolmente) da qualcosa/qualcuno" ?

to be impressed on/of

to be impressed with/by

to be impressed upon/on

to be impressed of /on

03. What's the English for "essere dispiaciuti di "

to be sorry for

to be sorry of

to be sorry on

to be sorry at

04. My grandmother suffered ____ arthritis

from

in

with

on

05. I was thinking _______ becoming a singer.

of

to

for

on

06. Are you still fond ____ romantic films

of

on

for

in

07. My sister wasn't very keen _____ going to the theatre

in

with

for

on

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08. We enjoyed our holiday but we were disappointed ___our hotel

with

in

on

of

09. I'd like to be in charge ____ managing a company

of

in

about

on

10. My classmate was very kind ____ me when I lost my cellular phone.

of

from

to

about

11. I apologised _________ being late.

of

to

on

for

12. It was really nice ____ you to lend me your suitcase.

in

from

of

with

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Lezione 034
01. You ______that book. It is very boring.

want like

're liking

won't like

shan't like

02. It's so cold in here. I ____ the window

'm closing

close

'll close

'm going to close

03. Perhaps we _____ much traffic at this time

are finding

are not going to find

will not find

are not finidng

04. I suppose they ________the house

sell

will sell

're going to sell

are selling

05. It's my mother's birthday next Tuesday, __________ her some flowers

I buy

I' m buying

I'll buy

I'm going to buy

06. Jim called me yesterday and I ___________him this afternoon at 6 PM

meet

'll meet

am meeting

would meet

07. Online purchasing: pros and cons in 100-150 words.

08. Types of future: uses, functions and examples

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Lezione 035
01. Do you have a minute ? I'm sorry _______in a couple of minutes

I leave

leaving

'll leave

I'm about to leave

02. I would like to finish my paper before it ______ dark.

gets

will get

is getting

get

03. We're going to relax on the beach while we ________on holiday

are

shall be

are being

will be

04. We 'll stay here until dad _______

returns

is returning

return

will return

05. Future perferct continuous: use, functions and examples.

06. Future Perfect Continuous Tense: use, functions and examples.

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Lezione 036
01. George _____ is a pilot, flew To Amsterdam last week

that

,who

who

02. What is the name of the girl ______ dictionary I used last week ?

which

that

who

whose

03. That is the girl ____ sister is in my English class

,who

whose

that

who

04. My brother has a friend ___________ has met the President of the Italian Republic.

whose

which

who

where

05. Choose the American equivalent for the British word "queue"

linen

line

lain

lane

06. Choose the American equivalent for the British word "motorway"

highroad

highway

motoroad

highstreet

07. I've got a new purse _______ is very small.

whom

who

which

whose

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08. Jim is the guy _______ helped me the day I got lost

whose

who's

that

wich

09. Relative pronouns in English: use, functions and examples.

10. Explain what relative pronouns are in 50-70 words.

11. Explain the differences between a defining relative clause and a non-defining relative clause

12. Can cell phone damage our health ? Write your opinion in 80-100 words .

13. Try to summarize the article about cellular phone in 80-100 words.

14. What is a defining relative clause ?

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Lezione 037
01. My brother is _______ me

elder then

older than

older then

elder than

02. Maria is the youngest girl ______her family

on

by

of

in

03. I've decided to fire Mario Rossi. He arrived _____ for the meeting again

late

lately

later

more late

04. It's late ! It's getting _______

more and dark

more and more dark

darker and darker

most dark

05. This hotel is quite cheap but that one is _____ .

cheaper

cheap

cheapest

more cheap

06. This is __________expensive sweater in the store

the least

the lees

the last

the less

07. My next-door neighbour has a beautiful car but my brother has the ______ one in the world.

more beautiful

beautiful

beautifullest

most beautiful

08. Comparatives and superlatives in English: use, functions and examples.

09. Adverbs in English: use, functions and examples.

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Lezione 038
01. Explain the differences between BE and GA in 80-100 words

02. What does received pronunciation (RP) mean ?

03. When did RP take shape ?

04. Rhoticity: Definition and examples of rhotic and non-rhotic speech.

05. Explain the main differences between BE and GA in 80-100 words.

06. What is a rhotic language

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Lezione 040
01. Choose the correct prefix to make the following adjective negative in meaning: regular

dis

un

ir

in

02. Choose the correct prefix to make the following adjective negative in meaning: rilevant

in

dis

ir

un

03. Choose the correct prefix to build a new word: " ______shore"

up

dis

off

down

04. Choose the correct prefix to make the following adjective negative in meaning: agreeable

non

dis

un

in

05. Choose the correct prefix to make the following adjective negative in meaning: honest

des

dis

un

in

06. Choose the correct prefix to make the following adjective negative in meaning: pratical

dis

un

im

in

07. Choose the word that can be placed after the word given hereinafter : "time"

side

light

line

ground

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08. Choose the word that can be placed after the word given hereinafter : "world"

cube

wide

way

ball

09. Choose the correct prefix to build a new word: "______structure"

side

super

over

off

10. Choose the correct prefix to build a new word: "______affected"

dis

under

an

up

11. Choose the word that can be placed after the word given hereinafter : "back"

type

pack

stream

task

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Lezione 041
01. Explain uses and functions of the impersonal construction in English. Then write:

- some examples of those verbs that can have a double structure ( personal and impersonal) and

- some examples of those verbs that change their meanings when used in personal or impersonal sentences.

02. How do you translate the impersonal Italian "si"?

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Lezione 042
01. Write the fundamental rules to follow when you do a translation from Italian into English (in 80-100 words)

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Lezione 043
01. "To smell a rat " means:

to misunderstand

to see a hidden meaning

to suspect a trick

to have an odor

02. "jump out of the skin" means

to be worried

to be happy

to be scared

to be exultant

03. What's the English for "perle ai porci" ?

To cast pearls to pigs

To cast pearls before swine

To give pearls to swine

To give pearls to an unworthy person

04. What's the English for "avere la botte piena e la moglie ubriaca" ?

Have your wife completely drunk

Have your cake and eat it

Have your barrel and hit it

Have your wife as tight as a drum

05. "make up your mind" means:

avere nuove idee

truccarsi

farsi perdonare

decidersi

06. "make noise" means:

fare rumore

dare fastidio

rendere noioso

annoiare

07. What's the English for "il silenzio è d'oro'"

the silence is goldish

silence is gold

the silence is gold

silence is golden

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08. "ring a bell" means

it looks odd

it sounds familiar

someone is calling

it plays a nice tune

09. What's the English for " ride bene chi ride ultimo ?"

have the last laugh

have the last smile

have the last grin

have the latest laugh

10. " A piece of cake" means

something very sweet

something very easy to eat

something very easy to do

something very soft

11. "A red letter day" means:

a formidable day

a dangerous day

an eventful day

an important day

12. What's the English for "il dado è tratto"?

the die is cast

the die is pulled

the dice is cast

the dice is drawn

13. " to be on the ball" means

to be fit

to be in shape

to be alert

to be confused

14. "to drink like a fish" means

to keep a secret

to drink a lot of alcohol

to drink a lot of water

not to drink at all

15. Idiomatic Expressions. Explain what they are in 50-70 words

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Lezione 045
01. What is the Italian for "gentle" ?

gente

soffice

delicato

gentile

02. What is the Italian for "firm"

firma

fabbrica

firmatario

azienda

03. What is the Italian for "ape"

approssimativo

gorilla

aperitivo

ape

04. What does "pace" mean ?

passo

pace

piccolo pezzo

pece

05. What does "barracks" mean ?

capanna

caserma

rifugio

baracca

06. What does "convenient" mean ?

economico

chi conviene

convenienza

utile

07. What does "attic" mean ?

appartamento di lusso

soffitta

appartamento all'ultimo piano

attico

08. What are homophones? Give a definition of homophone and write same examples (at least three words with their equivalent meanings).

09. False friends. Explain what they are and write at least three examples

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10. What are homographs? Give a definition of homographs and write same examples (at least three words with their equivalent meanings).

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Lezione 046
01. Linking words and their functions. Try to explain what they are in 50-70 words

02. Both, either and neither : use, functions and examples

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Lezione 047
01. Try to summarize the story of Robinson Crusoe in 100 words

02. Where would you like to be living in ten years’ time and why?

Write a composition of 200-250 words.

03. To what extent do you agree with this statement: ”If women were in charge of governments and public institutions in all countries, the world would be a
happier place.”

Write a composition of 250-300 words.

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