1) She left teaching to ... a career as a psychologist. a) do b) pursue c) achieve d) gain 2) The programme enables pupils to ... some experience of the world of work. a) pursue b) achieve c) gain d) fulfil 3) I want to thank all those who made it possible for me to ... a lifetime’s ambition. a) fulfil b) build c) gain d) apply for 4) She ... a job at an investment bank because the salary was not high enough. a) applied for b) turned off c) applied to d) turned down 5) The Princess attended a(n) .. of The Magic Flute at the London Coliseum. a) acting b) performance c) stage d) scene 6) The ... cheered loudly when he came on stage. a) viewers b) spectatators c) public d) audience 7) The meeting will be held ... 475 Hamilton Road. a) at b) in c) on 8) Her parents lived in a big house ... the outskirts of Manchester. a) at b) in c) on 9) I'm sick and tired of reading political comments ... Twitter. a) at b) in c) on 10) We are located ... the seventh floor of the building. a) at b) in c) on 11) There were a lot of people ... the bus, so I could hardly breathe. a) at b) in c) on 12) I've been ... this queue for fifteen minutes. a) at b) in c) on 13) I've always wanted to live ... the countryside. a) at b) in c) on 14) They met ... her sister’s 18th birthday party. a) at b) in c) on

Complete First - Unit 8 - Collocations and prepositions

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