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Subiectul 1

The 1920s were called the Roaring Twenties because
a) social economic affairs were prospering
b) women were advancing in the fight for equal rights
c) there was little unemployment
d) people were celebrating the end of World War I
Subiectul 3
When Roosevelt was elected
a) the nation was in a deep depression
b) there were 12 million unemployed workers
c) the nation needed help from the federal government
d) all of the above
Subiectul 4
The “Great Crash” refers to
a) the end of World War I
b) the Great Depression
c) a slump in the stock market
d) high unemployment figures
Subiectul 5
In the postwar years, Germany
a) had a booming industrial program
b) had difficulty paying reparations
c) was optimistic about the future
d) none of the above
Subiectul 6
You can infer that the author of this selection
a) thinks the Depression could have been avoided
b) blames the Depression on the “Great Crash”
c) thinks that the appeal of Roosevelt and Hitler was similar
d) disapproves of Roosevelt’s “New Deal”
Subiectul 7
Both Roosevelt and Hitler were successful in their bids for leadership because
a) they had dynamic leadership qualities
b) their nations needed innovative economic policies
c) their nations were suffering from a depression
d) all of the above
Subiectul 8
Hitler is compared to
a) the Nazis
b) the old leaders of Germany
c) Jesus
d) an army general
Subiectul 9
Roosevelt’s “New Deal” advocated
a) government spending to provide employment
b) providing support for the poor and the unemployed
c) government aid to farmers
d) all of the above
Subiectul 10
Four terms of office as President of the United States would mean
a) eight years
b) four years
c) sixteen years
d) until he dies
Subiectul 11
He never forgot ............ he witnessed during the Great Depression.
a) the hardships
b) the distress
c) the unemployed
d) the poverty-stricken
Subiectul 12
The Great Crash in the stock market ended the ........... in American industry.
a) loud noise
b) boon
c) boom
d) boor
Subiectul 13
A nation in the ........... of revolution will not welcome outside interference.
a) wars
b) throes
c) agonies
d) enmities
Subiectul 14
Many of the unemployed suffered extreme .................. during the Great Depression.
a) depression
b) dislocation
c) discrimination
d) deprivation
Subiectul 15
The country parson in the nineteenth century didn’t find his duties ...........
a) hopeless
b) amiable
c) onerous
d) rosy
B. LEXICAL QUIZ
Subiectul 16
Germany after the war had no industry to enable the nation to make reparations
to the Allies.
a) provide compensation X
b) offer rewards
c) make returns
d) give reasons
Subiectul 17
You need an atmosphere conducive to study if you want to succeed in college.
a) customary
b) promotive
c) conforming
d) ornamental
Subiectul 18
The hurricane that hit Florida in 1926 had a catastrophic effect because so many
homes were constructed of wood.
a) categories
b) disastrous
c) frightening
d) blowing
Subiectul 19
Lady Donna’s butler ushered in the guests during the cocktail party.
a) introduced
b) showed in
c) pushed
d) entered
Subiectul 20
The reverberations of the shot that killed the Crown Prince of Austria were heard
around the world.
a) echoes
b) reverses
c) trials
d) reviews
Subiectul 21
After winning the football game and drinking too much at the ensuing party,
Hector felt terrible.
a) issuing
b) entering
c) victorious
d) following
Subiectul 22
His embryonic genius developed in his adolescent years.
a) great
b) embroidered
c) incipient
d) mature
Subiectul 23
The audience heralded his appearance on stage with thunderous applause.
a) hailed
b) rewarded
c) clapped
d) protested
Subiectul 24
Mary has been in the doldrums ever since she broke up with her boyfriend.
a) despondent
b) tired
c) elated
d) diverted
Subiectul 25
Jack mustered all his energy to win the marathon.
a) extolled
b) lost
c) arranged
d) gathered
Subiectul 26
Millions of Americans were down and out in 1932.
a) illiterate
b) imprudent
c) divided
d) impoverished
Subiectul 27
The engine roared, and the vehicle leapt forward.
a) made noise
b) made a very loud noise
c) went very fast, making a loud noise
d) made a rusty noise
Subiectul 28
Mr. Williams is a conservative who advocates fewer government controls.
a) recommends
b) suggests
c) supports
d) proposes
Subiectul 29
Insurance claims are expected to soar.
a) to step up
b) to accumulate
c) to increase
d) to augment
Subiectul 30
Abruptly the group ahead of us came to a standstill.
a) hitched
b) stumbled
c) stopped
d) disappeared
C. GENERAL ENGLISH USAGE
Subiectul 31
Glancing at the bits of wood and the metal that ______ around him, the man _____ and
_____ the mattress into his house.
a) lain; panicked; carried;
b) lay; panicked; carried;
c) laid; panicked; carried;
d) lay; panicked; carryed.
Subiectul 32
Yesterday I _________ him a visit. I ________ the bell and was not surprised to see that
Herbert was still as fat as ever. He _______ me into his room and hurriedly ________ a
large parcel under his desk.
a) paied; rang; lead; hid;
b) payed; rung; led; hid;
c) paid; rang; led; hid;
d) paied; rung; lead; hide.
Subiectul 33
A match was _________ at Stilton where both men ________ for an hour. The
public ________ a great deal of money on Mendoza, but he _____ for a second time.
a) held; fought; betted; loost;
b) held; fight; bet; loose;
c) held; fought; bet; lost;
d) hold; fight; betted; loost.
Subiectul 34
The Indians _______ more about nature than the white men.
a) new;
b) knew;
c) knowed;
d) knowing.
Subiectul 35
S-a purtat de parcã nu i s-ar fi spus nimic.
a) He behaved as if he wouldn’t be told anything.
b) He behaved as if he wouldn’t have been told anything.
c) He behaved as if he hadn’t been told anything.
d) He behaved as if he wasn’t told anything.
Subiectul 36
He speaks as if he_______ sorry for not having come earlier.
a) would be;
b) were;
c) should be;
d) be.
Subiectul 37
They were discussing the details as if the program of the visit ______ agreed upon.
a) would have been;
b) will have been;
c) was;
d) had been.
Subiectul 38
The baby is crying as if it ______ hungry.
a) were;
b) is;
c) had been;
d) will have been.
Subiectul 39
“ Shall I say anything about it? “
a) “ I had better you would keep quiet ".
b) “ I would rather you would keep quiet ”.
c) “ I had rather you would keep quiet “.
d) “ I would rather you will keep quiet “.
Subiectul 40
She would rather you _______ so lucky at cards yesterday, when you ______ everyone
penniless.
a) had not been; left;
b) will not be; left;
c) will not have been; left;
d) have not been; left.
Subiectul 41
“I’ll pay you by cheque monthly”.
“I’d rather you ________ me cash weekly and _______ this week”.
a) will pay; start;
b) pay; start;
c) paid; started;
d) will have paid; started.
Subiectul 42
Can we sleep in your garden tonight?
I’d rather you ______ to a hotel and _______ the night there.
a) went; spent;
b) will go; spend;
c) will have gone; spent;
d) have gone; spent.
Subiectul 43
The board of directors recommended that he ______ the company as soon possible.
a) join;
b) joins;
c) ought do join;
d) joined.
Subiectul 44
She didn’t dare to speak lest he _______ her voice.
a) recognises;
b) should recognise;
c) would recognise;
d) will be recognising.
Subiectul 45
Nu ţi se pare ciudat că îngenunchează în faţa ei când oricum o să-l refuze?
a) Doesn’t it look strange to you that he should be going down on his knees to
her when she is sure to refuse him anyway?
b) Doesn’t it look strange to you that he shall go down on his knees to her when
she’s sure to refuse him anyway?
c) Doesn’t it look strange to you he will go down on his knees to her when she is
sure to refuse him anyway?
d) Doesn’t it look strange to you he would be going down on his knees to her
when ‘s sure to refuse him anyway?
Subiectul 46
A replicat că e mulţumit cu soarta lui ca nu cumva să încerce fratele lui să-l facă să-şi schimbe
casa.
a) He replied he was content with his fate lest his brother will try to make him
change his house.
b) He replied he was content with his fate lest his brother shall make him change
his house.
c) He replied he was content with his fate lest his brother should try to make him
change his house.
d) He replied he was content with his fate lest his brother could try to make him
change his house.
Subiectul 47
There is somebody at the door, __________?
a) isn’t there;
b) isn’t it;
c) doesn’t it;
d) is it.
Subiectul 48
The class raised their hands, __________?
a) didn’t it;
b) did it;
c) didn’t they;
d) did they.
Subiectul 49
Most of these machines have to be taken apart to be cleaned, ________?
a) haven’t they;
b) don’t they;
c) mustn’t they;
d) aren’t they.
Subiectul 50
Abia de exersează de douã ori pe zi, nu-i aşa?
a) She hardly never practises twice a day, does she?
b) She hardly ever practises twice a day, does she?
c) She hardly ever practises twice a day, will she?
d) She hardly ever practises twice a day, shall she?
Subiectul 51
He _______ to give a definite answer until he ___________ his father.
a) didn’t want; has asked;
b) didn’t want; had asked;
c) didn’t want; will ask;
d) didn’t want; asks.
Subiectul 52
He ________ her he ________ the book as soon as he ________it.
a) told; will return; read;
b) told; would return; had read;
c) told; will return; will read;
d) told; returns; reads.
Subiectul 53
As soon as he arrived, he ________ the window.
a) has opened;
b) must open;
c) has to open;
d) opened.
Subiectul 54
She _________ a very good job not long after she ________ to the States.
a) has found; has moved;
b) found; has moved;
c) found; moved;
d) will find; will move.
Subiectul 55
I ________ no doubt at all about this flat being too small for us, but now, I__________
second thoughts about moving house so soon.
a) have; am having;
b) have had; have;
c) have had; had;
d) ‘m having; ‘m having.
Subiectul 56
O sã te ajut când voi avea timp.
a) I’ll help you when I’ll have time.
b) I’ll help you when I have time.
c) I’ll help you when I’m having time.
d) I’m going to help you when I’m having time.
Subiectul 57
When you _______ a ticket you _______ it to a machine which _______ it in,
__________ it and ________ a barrier.
a) buy; are showing; is sucking; is recording; is releasing;
b) buy; show; sucks; records; releases;
c) are buying; are showing; is sucking; is recording; is releasing;
d) buy; show; suck; record; release.
Subiectul 58
The film of War and Peace ______ very long. It _______ over four hours.
a) is; lasts;
b) is; is lasting;
c) is being; is lasting;
d) is being; lasts.
Subiectul 59
The prices of many things in the shops _________ .The problem is that I ________ by
my firm, so I can’t buy anything.
a) have reduced; have not been paid;
b) are being reduced; was not paid;
c) was reduced; have not been paid;
d) have been reduced; have not been paid.
Subiectul 60
I’m sure he ___________ the newspaper. He wouldn’t be so upset if he
hadn’t.
a) read;
b) is reading;
c) has read;
d) had read.
Subiectul 61
A: “ _______ here today?”
B: “Yes, but he only ______ for an hour.”
A: “What _______ in that time?”
B: “ He ________ some potatoes.”
a) Has the gardner been; stayed; has he done; has planted;
b) Was the gardner; has stayed; has he done; has planted;
c) Has the gardener been; stayed; did he do; planted;
d) Wwas the gardner; stayed; has he done; planted.
Subiectul 62
“I ________ you everywhere,” he said.” “You _______a word or _______ any sign of
life since you left.”
a) ’ve been looking for; haven’t left; given;
b) have looked for; haven’t leaved; heaven’t given;
c) have looked for; haven’t leaved; gave;
d) have been looking for; haven’t been leaving; been giving.
Subiectul 63
He said: “Would you come to my birthday party on Sunday?”
a) He told me to come to his birthday party on the next Sunday.
b) He invited me to his birthday party on Sunday.
c) He invited me to his birthday party on the next Sunday.
d) He told me that I should come to his birthday party on Sunday.
Subiectul 64
They ___________to get at him every morning though the doorman _____ them he may
not be available for another ten days.
a) have been trying; told;
b) tried; has told;
c) have tried; has told;
d) tried; has been telling.
Subiectul 65
“Oh, John, we ________ in touch for a long time and I’m glad you _____ because I
_____ worried. Where _____ all this time?”
a) were not; were ringing; was; were;
b) were not being; rang; have been; have been;
c) haven’t been; rang; ‘ve been; have you been;
d) haven’t been being; have been ringing; was; were.
Subiectul 66
I ________ hard and one of my teeth ____ with a crack like a pistol shot; I ______ in
such agony as I _______that night.
a) was biting; was breaking; never was; was;
b) bit; broke; have never been; was;
c) have bitten; has been breaking; was never; have been;
d) have been biting; has broken; have never been being; have been.
Subiectul 67
It was the first time she _________ lobsters, but she ________ her late husband
_________ them.
a) had eaten; said; had always loved;
b) was eating; was saying; always loved;
c) ate; said; would; always love;
d) has eaten; said; had always loved.
Subiectul 68
Când a sosit trenul, Tom aştepta de o jumãtate de orã.
a) When the train arrived, Tom has been waiting for half an hour.
b) When the train arrived, Tom had been waiting for half an hour.
c) As the train had arrived, Tom had been waiting for half an hour.
d) When the train arrived, Tom had waited for half an hour.
Subiectul 69
Mr. Grant ________ in when his wife _______ him off because he ________ anything.
a) Had hardly got; told; hadn’t caught.
b) Had hardly got; had told; hadn’t caught.
c) Hardly had got; told; hadn’t caught.
d) Hardly had got; had told; didn’t catch.
Subiectul 70
De abia jurase acuzatul cã spusese adevãrul şi numai adevãrul, când un tânãr a intrat
ţanţoş în salã şi l-a acuzat cã minţise tot timpul.
a) No sooner had the prisoner sworn he had told the truth and nothing but
the truth than a young man strode into the court room and accused him of
having lied all long.
b) No sooner the prisoner had sworn he had been telling the truth than a young
man strode into the court room and accused him of having lied all long.
c) No sooner had the prisoner swored he was telling the truth and nothing but the
truth that a young man strode into the court room and accused him of lying all
along.
d) No sooner the prisioner had sworn he told the truth when a young man strode
into the court room and accused him of lieing all long.
Subiectul 71
Le-am cerut sã tacã fiindcã încercam sã aud ce spunea omul acela.
a) I asked them to be quiet as I was trying to hear what the man was saying.
b) I asked them to be quiet as I was being tried to hear what the man was saying.
c) I asked them to be quiet as I tryed to hear what the man said.
d) I was asking them to be quiet as I tried to hear what the man said.
Subiectul 72
It ______ a while for me to notice, but then I did.
Everyone ______ at me. What had I done wrong?
a) took; was staring;
b) was taking; was staring;
c) takes; stared;
d) was taking; stared.
Subiectul 73
When I _______ her last week she _______ a new blue dress.
a) saw; had been wearing;
b) saw; has been wearing;
c) saw; was wearing;
d) have seen; was wearing.
Subiectul 74
While I _______ up my bicycle tyres, a man ______ in over the wall and ____ me the
way to the police station.
a) was pumping; was looking; was asking;
b) was pumping; looked; asked;
c) pumped; looked; was asking;
d) pumped; was looking; asked.
Subiectul 75
All his friends approved of his decision.
a) His decision has approved of by all his friends.
b) His decision was approved by his friends.
c) His decision was approved of by all his friends.
d) His decision had been approved by all his friends.
Subiectul 76
John showed us the way to the village.
a) We are showed the way to the village by John.
b) We are shown the way to the village by John.
c) We were shown the way to the village by John.
d) We have been shown the way to the village.
Subiectul 77
The “For Sale” notice _________ so I suppose the property _________.
a) will be taken down, has been being sold;
b) has been taken down; has been sold;
c) would be taken down; will be sold;
d) had been taken down; will be being sold.
Subiectul 78
The tiny village of Frinley ______ to possess a “curse tree”. Because the tree ____ in a
newspaper, the number of visitors to Frinley ________ now. The tree _______ near a
church fifty years ago but it is only in recent years that it _______ an evil reputation.
a) has been said; was mentioned; has now increased; was planted; has gained;
b) was said; has been mentioned; has now increased; was planted; has gained;
c) is said; was mentioned; has now increased; was planted; has gained;
d) is said; has been mentioned; has now increased; has been planted; was gained.
Subiectul 79
It’s just struck midnight. It’s high time we _______ and _______ all these things as
a) left; took;
b) had left; had taken;
c) left; had taken;
d) leave; take.
Subiectul 80
Citeşti această carte de două luni. N-ai terminat-o de citit încă? E timpul să o
termini de citit.
a) You are reading this book for two months. Have you finished reading it yet?
It’s time you’ll finish it.
b) You have read this book for two months. Didn’t you finish reading it yet? It’s
time you should finish it.
c) You’ve been reading this book for two months. Haven’t you finished reading it
yet? It’s time you would finish reading it.
d) You’ve been reading this book for two months. Have you finished reading it
yet? It’s time you finished reading it.
Subiectul 81
Everybody thinks it’s time she _______ the Nobel Prize for her work in medical
research.
a) will be awarded;
b) was awarded;
c) has been awarded;
d) had been awarded.
Subiectul 82
It’s time you _________ your mind whether you will congratulate her on her
birthday.
a) will make up;
b) shall make up;
c) made up;
d) should made up.
Subiectul 83
“My husband has just bought himself another car”, Jane told me.
a) Jane told me her husband had just bought himself another car.
b) Jane told me her husband has just bought himself another car.
c) Jane told me her husband just bought himself another car.
d) Jane told me her husband did just buy himself another car.
Subiectul 84
“They won’t be trading coffee any longer; instead they are considering buying tea”,
Mary answered”.
a) Mary answered that they won’t be trading coffee any longer; instead they are
considering buying tea.
b) Mary answered that they were no longer trading coffee and we were
considering buying tea.
c) Mary answered they had not been trading coffee any longer; instead they had
been considering buying tea.
d) Mary answered they wouldn’t be trading coffee any longer; instead they were
considering buying tea.
Subiectul 85
“Oil floats on water”, the boy’s father said.
a) The boy’s father said oil floated on water.
b) The boy’s father said oil floats on water.
c) The boy’s father said oil will float on water.
d) The boy’s father said oil has always floated on water.
Subiectul 86
“Why don’t you stay for dinner, Ann?” said Martin.
a) Martin suggested that Ann should stay for dinner.
b) Martin said that Ann would stay for dinner.
c) Martin asked Mary to stay for dinner.
d) Martin wanted to know why Ann didn’t stay for dinner.
Subiectul 87
He asked me if I _______ to go for a walk with him.
a) would like;
b) was liking;
c) like;
d) will like.
Subiectul 88
Se întrebă dacã va reuşi să plece din oraş la sfârşitul săptămânii.
a) He wanted to know if he will manage to go away over the week-end.
b) He wondered if he would manage to go away over the week-end.
c) He wondered if he will manage to go away over the week-end.
d) He asked himself if he will manage to go away over the week-end.
Subiectul 89
Mama a dorit să ştie cum se simte fiul ei şi dacă va fi dus la spital.
a) Mother wanted to know how her son was and if he should be taken to
b) Mother wanted to know how was her son and if she would be taken to
c) Mother wanted to know how was her son and if he was taken to hospital.
d) Mother wanted to know how her son was and if he would be taken to hospital.
Subiectul 90
Prietenul lui se întreba cine sunt, câţi ani am, unde locuiesc şi ce studiez.
a) His friend wondered who was I, how old I was, where I lived, what
I was studying.
b) His friend wondered who I was, how old I was, where I lived and what
I was studying.
c) His friend wondered who was I, how old was I, where did I live, what
I was studying.
d) His friend wondered who was I how old was I, where did I live, what
was I studying.
Subiectul 91
He wishes he ________ harder during the previous term.
a) has worked;
b) would work;
c) will work;
d) had worked.
Subiectul 92
Pamela wishes she _________a postcard to her family when she was on holiday.
a) had send;
b) had sent;
c) sent;
d) would sent.
Subiectul 93
I wish I _________ into that supermarket today.
I spent all my money though I should have spared some for tomorrow.
a) hadn’t gone;
b) didn’t go;
c) didn’t have to go;
d) weren’t going.
Subiectul 94
How I wish she ____________ while I’m trying to write my homework; she’s too old
to understand me, though.
a) will stop talking;
b) would stop to talk;
c) had stopped talking;
d) would stop talking.
Subiectul 95
If only she ________him the truth! He wouldn’t have left in such a hurry.
a) would have told;
b) told;
c) had told;
d) would tell.
Subiectul 96
If only he _______so unaware of what is going on!
a) will not be;
b) were not;
c) will not have been;
d) didn’t be.
Subiectul 97
If only you _______ me earlier!
a) have told;
b) told;
c) had told;
d) would tell.
Subiectul 98
If only you _______ more patient with her when she was alive!
a) had been;
b) will be;
c) will have been;
d) are.
Subiectul 99
If the horse ______ the race, they _______ a lot of money.
a) does win; lose;
b) shall win; won’t lose;
c) won’t win; won’t lose;
d) doesn’t win; will lose.
Subiectul 100
If you _______ to the party tonight, ______ Mark’s new girlfriend.
a) doesn’t go; you not see;
b) go; you’ll see;
c) had gone; will have seen;
d) are going; can have seen.
Subiectul 101
Nothing _______ to make her change if she ________ to.
a) is going; doesn’t want;
b) will; won’t want;
c) can; didn’t want;
d) is going; won’t want.
Subiectul 102
If he insists, tell him the truth.
a) Should he insist, tell him the truth.
b) Would he insist, tell him the truth.
c) Had he insisted, tell him the truth.
d) Should he have insisted tell him the truth.
Subiectul 103
Nu poate fi poliţist. Nu l-am vãzut niciodată în uniformă. Dacã ar fi poliţist ar purta
uniformă.
a) He can’t be a policeman. I’ve never seen him wearing a uniform. If he had
been a policeman, he’d have worn a uniform.
b) He can’t be a policeman. I’ve never seen him wearing a uniform. If he had
been a policeman, he’d wear a uniform.
c) He can’t be a policeman. I’ve never saw him wearing a uniform. If he were a
policeman, he’d wear a uniform.
d) He can’t be a policeman. I’ve never seen him wearing a uniform. If he were a
policeman, he’d wear a uniform.
Subiectul 104
If I ________ to win $ 20,000,000 in a lottery, I _________ a new house and a new car
and I ______ everywhere.
a) were; would buy; would travel;
b) were being; would be buying; would be travelling;
c) would; bought; travelled;
d) would be; were buying; were travelling.
Subiectul 105
If the minister _______ here, he _______ the allegations.
a) were; would refute;
b) was; refutes;
c) were; had refuted;
d) would be; would have refuted.
Subiectul 106
If they _________ him president, he ____________ the company.
a) appointed; would ruin;
b) will appointed; might ruin;
c) had appointed; would ruin;
d) appointed; would have ruined.
Subiectul 107
If you _________ so proud, this ______ happened.
a) had been; would not have;
b) had not been; would not have;
c) would not have been; would not have;
d) wouldn’t be; would not have.
Subiectul 108
__________ any comments, they ________the project.
a) Should anyone be making; won’t abandon.
b) Should anyone make; wouldn’t have abandoned.
c) Should anyone make; would still not abandon.
d) Would anyone make; won’t abandon.
Subiectul 109
I _________you this book provided you ________ it by the end of the weekend.
a) lend; will return;
b) borrowed; return;
c) shall lend; return;
d) shall lend; have returned.
Subiectul 110
________ the poster lower, people _________ to see the details.
a) Had they hang; would be able.
b) If they have hung; would be able.
c) If they would hung; would be able.
d) Had they hung; would be able.
Subiectul 111
“I’ve never been to London before, but I was to Greece last summer and I’m going to
Paris next week”, she said.
a) She said she’d never been to London before, but she was to Greece last
summer and was going to Paris the following week.
b) She said she had never been to London before, but she had been to Greece the
previous summer and was going to Paris the following week.
c) She said she has never been to London before, but she had been to Greece last
summer and is going to Paris next week.
d) She said she never was to London before, but she has been to Greece last
summer and would be going to Paris next week.
Subiectul 112
“Every now and then dieticians will remind us that the best way to lose weight is to
develop healthy eating habits”, the woman complained.
a) The woman complained that dieticians would remind us every now and then
that the best way to lose weight was to develop healthy eating habits.
b) The woman complained that every now and then dieticians will remind us that
the best way to lose weight is to develop healthy eating habits.
c) The woman complained that every now and then dieticians would remind the
public that the best way to lose weight is to develop healthy eating habits.
d) The woman complained that dieticians will remind us every now and then that
the best way to lose weight has been to develop healthy eating habits.
Subiectul 113
“I’m no longer your best friend”, he told the girl.
“But I’m not your enemy either, so I’ll give you a lift tomorrow”.
a) He told the girl he was no longer her best friend but he wasn’t her enemy
either, so he would give her a lift the next day.
b) He tells the girl he was no longer her best friend yet not her enemy either so he
agrees to give her a lift, the next day.
c) He told the girl he is no longer her best friend but not her enemy either, so he
will give her a lift tomorrow.
d) He tells the girl he is no longer her best friend but that he isn’t her enemy either
so he was agreed to give her a lift the next day.
Subiectul 114
A răspuns că a uitat pe cine aşteaptă de două ore.
a) He replied he has forgotten whom he had been waiting for for two hours.
b) He replied he had forgotten whom he had been waiting for for two hours.
c) He replied he has forgotten whom he has been waiting for for two hours.
d) He replied he forgot whom he had been waiting for for two hours.
Subiectul 115
We _______ a lot of them in the following weeks.
a) shall have seen;
b) have seen;
c) shall be seeing;
d) am seeing.
Subiectul 116
I’m sure the landlord __________ this bar. It’s already as if it were closed.
Nobody gets in any longer.
a) is going to close;
b) will close;
c) will be closing;
d) shall close.
Subiectul 117
Let’s read it all over again: on day 1, we ________ to Paris at noon and______ a
night-flight to New York around midnight. We then ______ day 2 in Manhattan
and ______ for Rochester on day 3.
a) get; take; spend; leave;
b) are getting; taking; spend; leave;
c) ‘ll get; take; are to spend; to leave;
d) shall get; take; shall spend; leave.
Subiectul 118
I’ve sold my car because I _______ cycling to work from now on.
a) am going to start;
b) am starting;
c) start;
d) will start.
Subiectul 119
“If the elevator should stop between two floors, press the emergency button”, the
caretaker said.
a) The caretaker said that if the elevator would stop, I was to press the
emergency button.
b) The caretaker said that if the elevator should stop, I was to press the
emergency button.
c) The caretaker said that if the elevator will stop, I was to press the emergency
button.
d) The caretaker said that if the elevator will have stopped, I will press the
emergency button.
Subiectul 120
“Let’s not tell anyone,” said Jane,” till we are quite certain that the report is true.”
a) Jane suggested that they shouldn’t tell anyone till they would be certain that the
report was true.
b) Jane suggested that they shouldn’t tell anyone till they would have been certain
that the report was true.
c) Jane suggested that they shouldn’t tell anyone till they were certain that the
report was true.
d) Jane suggested that they shouldn’t tell anyone till they had been certain that the
report was true.