Basic English Usage
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[ ] What's his angle? I'm not sure I ____.
[ ] If we ditch that meeting, our boss might be ____.
[ ] His answer is fishy; I think it might ____.
not be true
[ ] We thought his attempt at ____ was lame.
[ ] They are milking the situation. It might be ____.
[ ] If you zap a fly, it will ____.
[ ] She was all ears because she was ____.
[ ] Bad-mouthing the boss can get you ____.
[ ] The documentary was an eye opener. We were all ____.
[ ] Don't accept a low-ball offer. Demand ____.
a higher price
an honest answer
[ ] Coming up with the answer was a no-brainer. It was ____.
[ ] Do I like chocolate? You bet, it's ____.
[ ] Sales should take off soon; I am ____.
[ ] She zoned out at the meeting. She will probably ____.
write a summary
[ ] If you are on the level, I should ____.
[ ] They left it up in the air because they are ____.
[ ] He's all bent out of shape. I wish he would ____.
[ ] Please wrap it up, and let me know when it's ____.
[ ] Check out my new smartphone. Go ahead, ____.
[ ] Zack jumped ship. He's now ___.
employed by our competitor
enjoyed by the sharks
[ ] That movie was killer! I ____ it.
[ ] It was a piece of cake. I didn't have to ____.
try at all
use a spoon
[ ] That was my bad. I'll try to ____.
do better next time
keep it up
[ ] Try to just roll with it, and remember: ____.
don't take no for an answer
this too will pass
[ ] He's such a keener; I can't ____.
keep up with him
believe he's so lazy
[ ] Two loonies make a toonie, in Canadian ____.
[ ] She's such a corker, absolutely ____.
fond of wine
[ ] The project was a damp squib. It ____ everyone.
[ ] His dodgy behavior had people ____.
[ ] I'll make it a fair go. You'll have ____.
an equal chance
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Course: Basic English Usage