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Complete the following sentences with the correct alternative in
italics.

1)  Can you remember/remind me to collect my suit from the drycleaner's?

2)  Arsenal
beat/won Crystal Palace and so went into the final.

3)  Tim's been quite ill lately, so he's
lost/missed several lessons.

4)  Oh dear! I think I
forgot/left my coat on the train.

5)  I've bought this marvellous face cream which
avoids/prevents wrinkles.  You should prove/try it!

6)  I was so exhausted I could
hard/hardly stay awake.

7) 
Raise/rise your hand if you know the answer.

8)  It's not easy to
raise/rise three young children alone/lonely.

9)  The price of the course has
raised/risen by over 25%.

10) Last night thieves
robbed/stole the art gallery's most valuable painting.

11)  Somebody
robbed/stole our car last night.

12)  Do you speak any languages
beside/besides English?


 
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  Verbs: 
Test 1, Test 2, Test 3
  Nouns:
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