English Questions – Sentence Correction (Phrase Replacement) Set 91

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  1. They’re finding it increasingly difficult to get through since their daughter was born.
    1) get down
    2) get by
    3) get by with
    4) get by on
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  2. We are going up against the best soccer team in the city tonight.
    1) going against
    2) going in battling
    3) going down fighting
    4) going towards
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  3. I’m getting too old for this I’m going to hang it on starting next month.
    1) Hang it up
    2) Hang up on
    3) Hang onto
    4) Hang out for
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  4. He was obsessed with computer games but the he grow out off them.
    1) Grew in
    2) Grew together
    3) Grew out of
    4) Grew on
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  5. If I could chip on, there are a couple of issues I’d like to raise.
    1) chip of
    2) chip up
    3) chip at
    4) chip in
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  6. The lecture was boring and my mind wandered of after ten minutes.
    1) Waltz through
    2) Wash down
    3) Want out
    4) wandered off
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  7. He stared at the front, but got tired and dropped after as the race went on.
    1) Dropped with
    2) dropped back
    3) Dropped away
    4) Dropped by
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  8. The magazine gives you tips on how to Frighten away your home cheaply.
    1) Front off
    2) Front for
    3) Frighten off
    4) Freshen up
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  9. The boat keeled of in the storm and the crew drowned.
    1) keeled at
    2) keeled up
    3) keeled over
    4) keeled out
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation
  10. They’re not arriving until Thursday, which fits in with my schedule for the week.
    1) fit up
    2) Flag down
    3) Fit out with
    4) Fit into
    5) No correction required.
    Answer & Explanation

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