Test for Unit 7 SVIP
Choose the word that differs from the other three in the position of primary stress.
Choose the correct answer to complete each of the following sentences.
The new factory will __________ more job opportunities for local people.
Communication technology is much __________ than it was ten years ago.
The FAO aims to raise the __________ of living in its member countries.
The project focuses __________ creating more green spaces in urban areas.
__________ machines in that factory will be replaced soon. They cost too much to operate!
Farmers markets will help to __________ the local economy.
Susan: “Would you like to go to the concert with me?”
Complete the sentences using the correct forms of the words in brackets.
a. They offer young people advice on finding a job. (practise)
b. The FAO's main aim is to end hunger and in its member countries. (poor)
c. We make sure that children are healthy, and safe from harm. (educate)
Choose the correct answers to complete the sentences.
a. Which costs , a semi-detached house or a terraced house?
b. Adam speaks French than Jason, but Chris speaks the most fluently.
c. He's man she has ever worked with.
d. This is room in the house because we haven't furnished it yet.
Choose the correct answer to complete each of the blanks in the passage.
In 1989, world leaders (13) __________ a historic commitment to the world's children by adopting the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) – an international agreement (14) __________ childhood. The UNCRC consists of 54 articles that set out children's rights and how governments should work together to make them available to all children. Since it was adopted by the United Nations in November 1989, 196 countries (15) __________ up to the UNCRC. Under the terms of the convention, governments are required to meet children's basic needs and help them (16) __________ their full potential.
(17) __________, not every child gets to enjoy a full childhood. It is up to our generation to demand that leaders from governments, businesses and communities fulfil their commitments and take action for child rights now, once and for all. They must commit to making sure every child has every right.