B. Trying to cover all his bases, Larry applied to three different colleges. C.Larry applied to three different colleges to ensure that he would be accepted somewhere. 10.A. Unless I get a raise soon, I’m going to have to tighten my belt a few notches. B. Without a raise, I’m going to be living from hand to mouth pretty soon. C.If I don’t get a raise soon, I’m not going to have enough money to cover even the basic expenses. DIRECTIONS:Choose the answer that best applies to the sentence. 11.I don’t know _____ scarf this is. A. who’s B. whose 12.You were not _____ to eat the cake until after dinner! 13.On Sunday, the pastor gave his sermon from the _____. 14.Tallahassee is the _____ of Florida. 15.The army had to monitor the _____ warfare overseas. A. gorilla B. guerilla 16.Amelia keeps her favorite _____ on the left side of her closet. 17.How do you feel when _____ in a crowd? 18.Do you _____ yourself in the noise and excitement of a football game or a concert? 19.Does your energy level _____? A. rise B. raise 20.Are you more assertive when you are in a crowd or when you are _____ yourself?
104Appendix U: Spelling and Homonyms DIRECTIONS: In the following section, some of the sentences contain misspellings. Indicate the misspelled word or mark “no correction necessary.” 1.The nation of Germany was once a large collection of seperate countries. 2.My parents always payed for their automobiles with cash. A.automobiles B.payed C.no correction necessary 3.We mailed them a complimentary certificate, but they never recieved it. A.complimentary B.recieved C.no correction necessary 4.The entire party dinned at the most expensive restaurant in Philadelphia. 5.Ian Fleming created James Bond, the suave British secret agent with a “lisense to kill.” A.suave B.lisense C.no correction necessary 6.Rudyard Kipling was the most fameous writer of his era. 7.There was an entire wall of shelfs built behind my desk. 8.Michelangelo’s most beautiful work has to be the cieling of the Sistine Chapel.
1059.Hopping for a better life than the one they left behind, many foreigners immigrate to America. A.Hopping B.foreigners C.no change necessary
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