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  Complete the following sentences with the correct alternative in
italics.

1) My favourite Greek dish/plate is pastitsio, a casserole of lamb, macaroni and bechamel.

2)  Harry enjoys all kinds of music: rock, pop, jazz,
classic/classical.

3)  If you're interested in working for us please send your CV with a covering letter to our
personal/personnel department.

4)  The nutritionist pointed out that food can have a big
affect/effect on your mood.

5)  The security guard stopped them at the gate and
checked/controlled their bags for weapons.

6)  Kate's husband is a marvellous
cook/cooker. He's never out of the kitchen.

7)  What would you like for
desert/dessert? Chocolate mousse or sticky toffee pudding?

8)  Nick won't be able to come to the meeting as he has to make an urgent
travel/trip to Milan.

9)  Air
travel/trip has become more expensive lately because of rising oil prices.

10)  How long does your
journey/travel to work usually take ?

11)  We were
robbed/stolen while we were on holiday. They took our money and passports.

12)  It was very hot out in the garden so we sat in the
shade/shadow.


 
ANSWERS
CONFUSING WORDS (2)
CONFUSING WORDS (1)

 
More vocabulary tests:
  Verbs: 
Test 1, Test 2, Test 3
  Nouns:
Test 1
  Adjectives: 
Test 1, Test 2

Word Formation: Exercise 1; Exercise 2
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