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Exercise "Context and meaning", created by dessain (a free exercise to learn English):
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Average mark: 58.5 / 100 Share
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Stats (1339 candidates)
Question 1 passed: 69.2 %
During this heatwave, the air was sultry in spite of all the * spinning over our heads.
Question 2 passed: 42.1 %
I always wondered why, in this French popular song, everyone wanted to pluck the * ...the head...and the neck...and the feet...
Question 3 passed: 79 %
The walls were old and the door in poor condition, we could see rays of light crossing the * in the wood.
Question 4 passed: 47.2 %
When you do something for a *, it means it's not really serious, it's quite a joke.
Question 5 passed: 64.2 %
I have got a spare * in my bag, I think it's important not to run out of writing means.
Question 6 passed: 43.8 %
Three times the wolves attacked the sheep, five of them were killed, so the farmer is building a * for the night.
Question 7 passed: 46.5 %
To be able to observe chamois, we have to walk a long way to reach the * then to remain silent and quiet
Question 8 passed: 63 %
We were not allowed to take photos, so my friend drew an amazing * of the characters of the court.
Question 9 passed: 71.5 %
When the actress arrived, a lot of * rushed towards the long car.
Question 10 passed: 43.8 %
The actress began her show with a little funny song, then she carried on with the first *.
Question 11 passed: 43.3 %
My uncle was a tall and big man. He said he liked his job, yet I think * tanning is a very hard job.
Question 12 passed: 73 %
Before coming in, we could detect the smell of a cooking meal and perceive the * of cutlery.
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