KET Reading and Writing Part 5

Index

Read the article about dogs.
Choose the best word (A, B or C) for each space.

Miss Daisy - the Yorkie

Daisy is a Teacup Yorkie. She has her hair combed twice a day and she (1) ... to the dog's hairdresser every month. She wears ribbons and a woollen sweater (2) ... cold days. She gets bets quality fillet steak and a bowl of milk twice (3) ... day. If she shows any sign of a cold or fever, she is immediately taken to a vet. She always takes part in (4) ... family celebrations: she sits in her mistress' lap and is fed with a spoon. She is loved, adored and pampered. An average of £300 is spent on her every month.

Some animal lovers go as far as burying their pets in animal cemeteries. (5) ... buy them jewellery and treat them as their own children, if not better. At the same time there are thousands of animals (6) ... have nothing to eat and nowhere to go. Very often (7) ... animals have once also had their own homes and masters, (8) ... they were thrown away.

  1. A) go B) goes C) going
  2. A) on B) in C) at
  3. A) a B) the C) an
  4. A) each B) every C) all
  5. A) They B) It C) She
  6. A) that B) where C) why
  7. A) this B) these C) that
  8. A) if B) so C) but
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GOES => We use the present simple to talk about things which are repeated 'every day, every week, every year, etc.'

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ON => We use 'on' for specific days and dates.

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A => used before consonant sounds when talking about prices, quantities and rates.

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ALL => used with plural nouns meaning 'the whole number of'.

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THEY => people, animals or things that have already been mentioned.

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THAT => used after some verbs, adjectives and nouns to introduce a new part of the sentence.

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THESE => is used with plural nouns.

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BUT => used to join two sentences.