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LEXICAL CLOZE TESTS
1. A PLACE WITH A DIFFERENCE
This is a place where people of all ages can come and be entertained and never want to (1) ___. It is Disneyland, (2) ___ outside Paris, especially (3) ___ to provide the best for Europe and the (4) ___ of its new guests. The park is (5) ___ into five areas, each one representing a special magical theme. (6) ___ in a film, the (7) ___ are taken along through a series of magical sets to relive the past, even (8) ___ visit wonderful faraway places (9) ___ of excitement and fantasy, into the future. The trees that have been (10) ___ around the park protect the guest from the real world outside. The resort area, beyond the park, has six hotels to suit the needs of every guest. In (11) ___ to these six hotels there are campsites and fully equipped caravans for rental. There is no (12) ___ of sporting opportunities and besides many health clubs in the actual hotels, there is a variety of fascinating nature trails you may (13) ___ to follow. The Disneyland Resort is easily (14) ___ by road or rail. Whichever way you choose to arrive, you will be (15) ___ enough to enjoy all the wonderful things that the park has to offer. 1. A. set off B. go C. depart D. leave

2. A. nearly B. almost C. just D. recently 3. A. created B. composed C. consistedD. placed 4. A. rights B. demands C. consideration D. dealings 5. A. divided B. distributed C. calculated D. shared 6. A. Whereas B. As if C. Unless D. Wherever

7. A. staff B. teams C. members D. guests
8. A. look B. go C. run D. turn
9. A. completed B. crowded C. full D. packed 10. A. dug B. planted C. grown D. stuck
11. A. answer B. replyC. additionD. debt
12. A. supply B. quantity C. amount D. shortage
13. A. expect B. hope C. wish D. order
14. A. contacted B. arrived C. entered D. reached
15. A. unhurried B. relaxed C. easy D. lazy

2. WITHOUT TV
The most radical thing we have ever done is not have a TV in our house. Since 99.1% of American (1) ___ cannot make this claim, it may be (2) ___ some interest to know why. Certainly, our (3) ___ of a television has created (4) ___ curiosity, puzzlement, and anger (5) ___ the people we know, and I suspect even more of these (6) ___ behind our backs. “ If the Wetherells get (7) ___ without a TV, why can’t we?”. We did have a television during the first days of our marriage. I remember the dizzy way the (8) ___ flickered across the screen. A few days later, after I (9) ___ my senses, we took the set to our local dump, (10) ___ hands in satisfaction and have been without one ever (11) ___ . Now that my TV watching days are (12) ___ me, I can afford to be nostalgic towards it all. I remember those nights when the whole family used to sit in the living room watching Ed Sullivan, one (13) ___ light left on in the corner, laughing (14) ___ the comedians before the (15) ___ came on. Nevertheless, even warmer and more precious in memory will be these quiet, peaceful years with no TV at all. 1. A. households B. housewives C. holdalls D. houseworks 2. A. at B. for C. of D. in

3. A. shortage B. lack C. need D. absence
4. A. large B. big C. high D. great
5. A. within B. between C. among D. inside
6. A. beliefs B. emotions C. opinions D. thouthts
7. A. over B. on C. by D. away
8. A. images B. drawings C. icons D. movies
9. A. re-established B. recovered C. overcame D. got 10. A. waved B. tighted C. moved D. shooked
11. A. since B. again C. afterwards D. before
12. A. past B. behind C. over D. away
13. A. smooth B. peaceful C. tender D. soft
14. A. at B. for C. with D. by
15. A. announcements B. publications C....
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