FCE Reading and Use of English Practice Test 9

Part 4

For questions 25-30, complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence, using the word given. Do not change the word given. You must use between two and five words, including the word given. Here is an example (0).

Example:
0.
Nobody had ever done my hair like that before.
HAD
I’d _______________ like that before.

Example: 0. NEVER HAD MY HAIR DONE

25. The storm left very few trees standing.
WERE
Hardly after the storm.

26. ‘What’s the height of that building?’ I asked the guide.
HOW
I asked the guide was.

27. The new printer is very similar to the old model.
MUCH
There is not the new printer and the old model.

28. Simon wouldn’t apologise for being so rude.
WAS
Simon refused to for being so rude.

29. What attracts people so much to this city is its nightlife.
FIND
What people this city is its nightlife.

30. It’s unlikely our firm will manage to win the contract.
SUCCEED
Our firm is unlikely the contract.

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