ESL-EFL Test - 33

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1. If you pick a language up, you learn it quickly without many difficulties.


2. If you read someone the riot act, you debate an issue with them.


3. If you hedge your bets, you risk everything.


4. If you look out for number one, you take care of yourself and your interests, rather than those of other people.


5. If you pay on the nail, you use a credit card so that you don't have to pay immediately.



6. If you put ________ and two together, you reach a correct conclusion from the facts available.


7. If you keep something secret, you keep it under your ________


8. If you keep at something, you don't give up.


9. If you mark someone down as something, you must have a very low opinion of them.


10. If you keep your powder dry, you are always ready and prepared for any problems that might occur.


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English Phrases
  • 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.
    Compare:
      He ate everything on his plate except (for) the beans.
      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.
  • We use except, not except lor, before prepositions and conjunctions.
      It's the same everywhere except in Scotland.
      She's beautiful except when she smiles.
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