Cambridge C2 Proficiency

C2 Proficiency - Open Cloze Exercise 15

For each space, choose ONE word which you think best completes the sentence. Look carefully at the words both before and after each space.

  1. No sooner had she announced her resignation the company started looking for her replacement.
  2. There had been several obstacles to the project's completion, all of made the success even more satisfying.
  3. This broken chair is serving a useful stand for my potted plants.
  4. That's rather interesting story you've shared with us today.
  5. He works in a high-pressure job that often keeps him his toes.
  6. I used to do a lot of late-night studying when I was at university. days, I prefer early mornings!
  7. Even though the journey is risky, I'll my chances and proceed.
  8. You're no an expert in this field than I am! Jenny shouted at her colleague.

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