Advanced English Grammar Test 36
Test # 36
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The Most Beautiful Views in the World
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
Catch a glimpse of the park s abundant wildlife from Lamar Valley just east of Tower Roosevelt. Arrive early in the morning for the best chance to spot elk bison antelope moose bears bald eagles and more. There are ways to visit?national parks on a budget one of which is that individuals on foot enter free; at Yellowstone each vehicle costs $30.
We can use exceptor except for after all, any, every, no, anything/body/ one/where, everything/body/one/where, nothing/body/one/where, and whole— that is to say, words which suggest the idea of a total.
In other cases we usually use except for, but not except.
He ate everything on his plate except (for) the beans. We use except, not except lor, before prepositions and conjunctions.
He ate the whole meal except (for) the beans.
He ate the meal except for the beans.
(NOT . . . except the beans.)
I've cleaned all the rooms except (for) the bathroom.
I've cleaned the whole house except (for) the bathroom. I've cleaned the house except for the bathroom.
(NOT . . . except the bathroom.)
We're all here except (for) John and Mary.
Except for John and Mary we're all here.
It's the same everywhere except in Scotland.
She's beautiful except when she smiles.