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Water Cooler Gossip - CAE Key Word
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  • Question 1
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    It looks ___ if Jon got the job.

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    as
  • Question 2
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    They’ve put James in c_______ of the accounts department. (made him responsible for)

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    charge
  • Question 3
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    I was so taken _________ when I heard. (surprised)

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    aback
  • Question 4
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    It really _______ as a surprise to me! (surprised me)

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    came
  • Question 5
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    They asked me if I had any objection ____ him getting the job.

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    to
  • Question 6
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    He's going to take ______ the department starting on Monday. (phrasal verb meaning take control)

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    over
  • Question 7
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    We're completely lost, we must have ________ a wrong turn.

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    taken
  • Question 8
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    They gave him the job ______ to the fact that he’s the boss’s son-in-law. (because)

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    due
  • Question 9
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    I was ______ to believe that I was going to get the job. (someone told me)

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    led
  • Question 10
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    It never ___________ to me that they would give it to him. ( I never thought)

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    occurred
  • Question 11
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    It never crossed my ________ that they would give him the job.

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    mind
  • Question 12
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    I would ________ liked the position myself.

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    have
  • Question 13
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    I nearly broke down in _________ when I heard. (cried)

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    tears
  • Question 14
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    We need to come _____ with a plan. (make)

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    up
  • Question 15
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    I’m not going to put up _______ him bossing me around.

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    with
  • Question 16
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    Careful now, you could be in danger of getting ___________. (losing your job - 2 possible answers)

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    sacked
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    fired
  • Question 17
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    He might find out you’re plotting behind his _________.

    (in secret)

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    back
  • Question 18
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    I have no intention _____ him finding out.

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    of
  • Question 19
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    Careless words could ________ us our jobs. (cause us to lose our jobs)

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    cost
  • Question 20
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    Don't worry he’s bound to slip ______ at some point. (make a mistake)

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    up
  • Question 21
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    If something goes wrong we can place the blame _____ him.

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    on
  • Question 22
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    In the unlikely e________ that he’s actually good at the job, we’ll talk again.

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    event
  • Question 23
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    Don’t h_________ to call if anything comes up, we’re in this together. (feel free, don't doubt)

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    hesitate
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