C2 Level. Part Two.

Here are 10 English test questions, C2 level . Leave your answers as a comment on the home page.

Choose the correct alternatives to complete the sentences.

43 ………, he always has difficulty in making ends meet.
a. How much work he takes on
b. How he takes on a lot of work
c. How much work does he take on
d. However much work he takes on

44 Since the law works so slowly, there is a considerable ………… of cases waiting for trial.
a. remainder
b. hangover
c. backlog
d. reserve

45 Hardly ………… under the shower when the phone rang.
a. had he got
b. he has got
c. he got
d. he was getting

46 They don’t work the same shift any longer, but they still meet ………… in the canteen.
a. in time
b. at the same time
c. from time to time
d. on time

47 The more he does for her, …………
a. she seems dissatisfied
b. the more dissatisfied she seems
c. she’s seeming dissatisfied
d. she seems more dissatisfied

48 You had nothing better to do. You ………… a hand with moving the furniture!
a. would have given
b. had to give
c. should give
d. might have given

49 By the time she realizes what’s going on, the little money they’ve managed to save over the years ………… on another woman.
a. will have spent
b. will have been spent
c. is spending
d. has been spent

50 If his boss ………… him telling a competitor about their new products, he would still have a job.
a. hadn’t caught
b. wouldn’t have caught
c. didn’t catch
d. wouldn’t catch

51 …………. my colleagues, I would like to thank you for everything you have done for us.
a. On behalf of
b. Instead of
c. In spite of
d. On account of

52 Can you give me a rough ………… of what the job might cost me?
a. calculating
b. value
c. estimate
d. esteem