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1. She learned Russian ____________ the age of 45.

2. The book was written ____________ Mark Twain.

3. I’ll show you the picture ____________ the palace.

4. We can only get to the camp ____________ foot.

5. He reminds me ____________ his old history teacher.

6. What are you talking ____________ ?

7. ____________ the end of next year we will have made over £ 100,000.

8. She always gets up early ____________ the morning and goes to bed late ____________ night.

9. I went to work ____________ Tuesday but I didn’t go ____________ Friday.

10. You’ll have to wait. He’ll be with you ____________ a minute.

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1. She learned Russian at the age of 45.


2. The book was written by Mark Twain.


3. I’ll show you the picture of the palace.


4. We can only get to the camp on foot.


5. He reminds me of his old history teacher.


6. What are you talking about?


7. By the end of next year we will have made over £ 100,000.


8. She always gets up early in the morning and goes to bed late at night.


9. I went to work on Tuesday but I didn’t go on Friday.


10. You’ll have to wait. He’ll be with you in a minute.

11. Philip waited ____________ her at the movie theatre.

12. He started learning English ____________ 2005.

13. You have to pay ____________ the tickets on the day you order them.

14. We are very proud ____________ this company.

15. It’s very kind ____________ you to help us.

16. The old man suffered ____________ a heart attack.

17. Please write ____________ pencil.

18. It’s ____________ time you told him the truth.

19. The manager didn’t take part ____________ the discussion.

20. He‘s very good ____________ telling jokes.

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11. Philip waited for her at the movie theatre.


12. He started learning English in 2005.


13. You have to pay for the tickets on the day you order them.


14. We are very proud of this company.


15. It’s very kind of you to help us.


16. The old man suffered from a heart attack.


17. Please write in pencil.


18. It’s about time you told him the truth.


19. The manager didn’t take part in the discussion.


20. He‘s very good at telling jokes

21. I’ll see you ____________ the conference

22. We sat down ____________ the grass and ate our lunch.

23. My parents got married ____________ the 1970s.

24. There’s a good restaurant ____________ the end of the street.

25. We usually have turkey ____________ Thanksgiving.

26. I would like to travel ____________ Italy next summer.

27. I took a plane ____________ Munich to Rome.

28. I’d like to speak ____________ the manager please.

29. I don’t usually feel tired ____________ the morning.

30. My mother is abroad so my dad is taking care ____________ us ____________ the moment.

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21. I’ll see you at the conference


22. We sat down on the grass and ate our lunch.


23. My parents got married in the 1970s.


24. There’s a good restaurant at the end of the street.


25. We usually have turkey for Thanksgiving.


26. I would like to travel to Italy next summer.


27. I took a plane from Munich to Rome.


28. I’d like to speak with the manager please.


29. I don’t usually feel tired in the morning.


30. My mother is abroad so my dad is taking care of us at the moment.

31. Sonja gets ____________ the seven o’clock bus in the morning.

32. She always looks ____________ herself in the mirror.

33. I met Donna ____________ a party ____________ Friday night.

34. My friend always borrows money ____________ me.

35. Daria’s books are lying ____________ the floor.

36. He arrived at the school building just ____________ time.

37. The audience threw tomatoes ____________ him.

38. Passengers are not allowed to use cell phones ____________ airplanes.

39. He is responsible ____________ what he does.

40. I’m sorry ____________ the job you didn’t get.

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31. Sonja gets on the seven o’clock bus in the morning.


32. She always looks at herself in the mirror.


33. I met Donna at a party on Friday night.


34. My friend always borrows money from me.


35. Daria’s books are lying on the floor.


36. He arrived at the school building just in time.


37. The audience threw tomatoes at him.


38. Passengers are not allowed to use cell phones on airplanes.


39. He is responsible for what he does.


40. I’m sorry about the job you didn’t get.

41. I’m very bad ____________ mathematics.

42. We had to climb slowly ____________ the hill.

43. He is always ____________ time.

44. How many people are ____________ your team?

45. A university is where you study ____________ a degree.

46. Her next birthday will be ____________ a Sunday.

47. The new factory is expected to go online ____________ May.

48. Many of us eat ____________ fork and spoon.

49. We have been searching ____________ a web designer for a few weeks now.

50. The TV is ____________ the corner of the room.

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41. I’m very bad at mathematics.


42. We had to climb slowly up the hill.


43. He is always on time.


44. How many people are on your team?


45. A university is where you study for a degree.


46. Her next birthday will be on a Sunday.


47. The new factory is expected to go online in May.


48. Many of us eat with fork and spoon.


49. We have been searching for a web designer for a few weeks now.


50. The TV is in the corner of the room.

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