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A Cloze test is a test filling in missing words.

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'as much as' VS 'more than'

Please, help me. I am so confused with my English task. Very few books are read ___ Harry Potter by children. a) as much as b) more than c) the most   Very few channels are watched ...
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Which is better in this sentence, “maintain” or “continue”?

"If a conversation starts angry, it will almost certainly _____ angry." This is a question from a cloze quiz, the two options are "maintain" or "continue". The answer key says that "continue" is ...
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Using far away for depth [closed]

I was filling this cloze test from a book (the bolded words are answers): There are many methods of mining, each of which is based upon where a mineral deposit is found in the earth. While some ...
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Is it acceptable to modify “bonus” with “positive”

Before I jump to my question, a short note about cloze tests from Wikipedia A cloze test (also cloze deletion test) is an exercise, test, or assessment consisting of a portion of text with certain ...
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Can 'operation' be accepted?

This is a comprehension cloze question for 11 year olds: "His only hope for cure was a bone marrow transplant. His brother was chosen to donate some of his bone marrow. The ________ would take place ...
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How do I determine which adjective to use here?

It was a treat to see your group perform its music at the community event. Could you do the same for us at a private gathering next month? My company will be hosting a welcoming celebration for some ...
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Opinion/advice/knowledge/information: which to use?

I chose a wrong answer in a test from http://www.cambridgeenglish.org According to Richard's ...... the train leaves at 7 o'clock. opinion advice knowledge information I chose ...
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Facing problem with a SAT Fill in the blanks type question

Professor Fernandez has been ____ about most of the purportedly humanitarian aspects of the colonial government and has insisted that its actions were on the contrary,___ I;m confused between the two ...