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6. Scotland is the north part of the island of Great Britain. The Atlantic Ocean is on the west and the North Sea on the east. Some people ___ Scotland speak a different language called Gaelic.
7. There are ___ five million people in Scotland…
8. … and Edinburgh is ___ most famous city. 
9. Scotland has many mountains; the highest one is called “Ben Nevis”. In the south of Scotland, there are a lot of sheep. A long time ago, there ___ many forests…
10. but now there are only a ___. Scotland is only a small country, but it is quite beautiful.
11. Alice Guy Blaché was the first female film director. She first became involved in cinema whilst working for the Gaumont Film Company in the late 1890s. This was a period of great change in the cinema and Alice was the first to use many new inventions, ___ sound and colour.
12.  In 1907 Alice ___ to New York where she started her own film company.
13. She was ___ successful
14. But, when Hollywood became the centre of the film world, the best days of the independent New York film companies were ___ . 
15. When Alice died in 1968, hardly anybody ___ her name.
16. UFO is short for “unidentified flying object”. UFOs are popularly known as flying saucers, ___ that is often…
17. … that is often the ___ they are reported to be.
18. The ___ “flying saucers” were seen in 1947 by an American pilot, but experts who studied his claim decided it had been a trick of the light.
19. Even people experienced at watching the sky, ___ as pilots, report seeing UFOs.
20. In 1978 a pilot reported a collection of UFOs off the coast of New Zealand. A television ___ went up with the pilot and filmed the UFOs. Scientists studying this phenomenon later discovered that in this case they were simply lights on boats out fishing.
21. The teacher encouraged her students ___ to an English pen-friend.
22. They spent a lot of time ___ at the pictures in the museum. Shirley enjoys science lessons…
23. … but all her experiments seem to ___ wrong.
24. ___ from Michael, all the group arrived on time.
25. She ___ her neighbour’s children for the broken window.
26. As I had missed the history lesson, my friend went ___ the homework with me.
27. Whether she’s a good actress or not is a ___ of opinion.
28. The decorated roof of the ancient palace was ___ up by four thin columns.
29. Would it ___ you if we came on Thursday?
30. This form ___ be handed in until the end of the week. If you make a mistake when you are writing, 
31. … just ___ it out with your pen.
32.  Although our opinions on many things ___ , we’re good friends.
33. This product must be eaten ___ two days of purchase.
34. The newspaper report contained ___ important information.
35. Have you considered ___ to London?
36. It can be a good idea for people who lead an active life to increase their ___ of vitamins.
37.  I thought there was a ___ of jealousy in his reaction to my good fortune. 
38. Why didn’t you ___ that you were feeling ill?
39. James was not sure exactly where his best interests ___
40. He’s still getting ___ the shock of losing his job.
41. Nowadays, skyscrapers can be found in most major cities of the world. A building which was many ___ high was first called a skyscraper in the United States at the end of the 19th century
42. and New York has perhaps the ___ skyscraper of them all, the Empire State Building.
43. The Select onedirtfieldground                         soil  beneath the streets of New York is rock…
44. … ___ enough to take the heaviest load without sinking …
45. … and is therefore well-suited to bearing the Select oneweightheightsize                         scale  of tall buildings.
46. Scrabble is the world’s most popular word game. For its origins, we have to go back to the 1930s in the USA, when Alfred Butts, an architect, found himself out of ___ .
47. He decided that there was a ___ for a board game based on words…
48. … and ___ to design one. 
49.  Eventually he made a ___ from it…
50. … in spite of the fact that his original Select onereceiptbenefitprofit                         allowance  was only three cents a game.
51. Roger’s manager ___ to make him stay late if he hadn’t finished the work.
52. By the time he has finished his week’s work, John has hardly Select oneanymuchno                         same  energy left for the weekend.
53. As the game Select onelednearedapproached                         drew  to a close, disappointed spectators started to leave.
54. I don’t remember ___ the front door when I left home this morning.
55.  I ___ to other people borrowing my books.
56. Andrew’s attempts to get into the swimming team have not ___ with much success.
57. Although Harry had obviously read the newspaper article carefully, he didn’t seem to have ___ the main point.
58. A lot of the views put forward in the documentary were open to ___ .
59. The new college ___ for the needs of students with a variety of learning backgrounds.
60. I find the times of English meals very strange – I’m not used___ dinner at 6pm.

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