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1. She gave me ___________ to drink.
    (a) some water
    (b) little water
    (c) any water
    (d) few water
           


2. A series of lectures ____________ arranged.
    (a) are
    (b) were
    (c) have been
    (d) has been
    (e) None of these
          

3. Her generally _______________ at an odd hour.
    (a) turns up
    (b) turns off
    (c) turns down
    (d) turns on
    (e) None of these
        

 4. I shall have ______________ his services.
    (a) to dispense off
    (b) to dispense with
    (c) to dispense
    (d) to dispense of
    (e) None of these
        

5. She was ___________ when her friends teased her.
    (a) cut quick
    (b) cut to a quick
    (c) cut to the quick
    (d) cut to quick
    (e) None of these
           

6. At the last election I __________ voting.
    (a) abstained in
    (b) abstained from
    (c) abstained to
     (d) refrained
     (e) None of these
           

7. If she ____________ to me, I shall help her.
    (a) will come
    (b) comes
    (c) will have come
    (d) had come
    (e) None of these
        

8. I shall have to contact _____________.
    (a) the concerned officer
    (b) the officer concerned
    (c) the connected officer
    (d) the officer connected
    (e) None of these
        

9. That road is under _____________.
    (a) repairs
    (b) repair
    (c) the repair
    (d) the repairs
    (e) None of these
           

10. One should do what ____________.
      (a) he thinks best
      (b) they think best
      (c) one best thinks
      (d)  one thinks best
      (e) None of these
          

11. You should not be ashamed ____________.
      (a) in being your own servant
      (b) of being your own servant
      (c) your own servant
      (d) in your own servant
      (e) None of these
           

 12. The maid finally _____________ to having stolen the money.
       (a) confided
       (b) confessed
       (c) claimed
       (d) confused
       (e) None of these
           

 13. This instrument can be ____________ any voltage.
       (a) adopted of
       (b) adept in
       (c) adopted to
       (d) adapted to
       (e) None of these
           

 14. The function passed _____________ successfully.
       (a) over
       (b) away
       (c) out
       (d) off
       (e) None of these
             

15. You must not ____________ your friends in public.
       (a) run up
       (b) run out
       (c) run over
       (d) run down
       (e) None of these
           

Answers

1. some water
2. has been
3. turns up
4. to dispense with
5. cut to the quick
6. abstained from
7. comes
8. the officer concerned
9. repair
10. one thinks best
11. of being your own servant
12. confessed
13. adapted to
14. off
15.  run down

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