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Telephone - Appointments Quiz

Instructions: Finish the sentence with the correct phrase.

1. I’d like to ___________ an appointment

A arrange
B have
C do
D save

2. I could ________ it after four

A take
B fake
C get
D make

3. Let’s meet next Wednesday… shall we _____ 4.15?

A arrange
B say
C suggest
D see

4.  Would next _________ be OK?

A day
B morning
C week
D afternoon

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Answers


1. I'd like to ___________ an appointment  

A arrange : Correct û we æarrange' or æmake' appointments
B have : Wrong û you have an appointment after you have made one. How else can you say æmake' an appointment?
C do : Wrong û we don't say ædo' an appointment
D save : Wrong û we don't normally say æsave' an appointment

2. I could ________ it after four

A take : Wrong û what word can mean to be somewhere in time for something?
B fake : Wrong û if you æfake' something you are being dishonest
C get : Wrong û what word can mean to be somewhere in time for something?
D make : Correct û æmake' here means to be somewhere in time for something

3. Let's meet next Wednesdayà shall we _____ 4.15?

A arrange : Wrong û you arrange meetings and appointments, but not times
B say : Correct û æshall we say' means æshall we agree on' something
C suggest : Wrong û the caller is suggesting a time, so he wouldn't say æshall we suggestà' but æcan I suggestà'
D see : Wrong û you need to say æsee each other at' if you are going to use this word here

4. Would next _________ be OK?

A day : Wrong û we say ætomorrow' not ænext day'
B morning : Wrong û we say ætomorrow morning' not ænext morning'
C week : Correct û this is how we describe the week following this one
D afternoon : Wrong ûwe say ætomorrow afternoon' not ænext afternoon'

 

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