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1. CEO Announcement

Synonym Vocabulary
   
Easy 

"Today the CEO announced that the company will ______ into Europe next year."

Which words best complete the blank in the sentence above?

(Select all acceptable answers.)

concentrate
expand
overcome
extend
constrict
triumph
   


2. Meeting Invite

Homonym Vocabulary
   
Easy 

"I quickly ______ my boss’ meeting invite to let him know I would be there."

Which words best complete the blank in the sentence above?

(Select all acceptable answers.)

excepted
refused
accepted
confirmed
tolerated
omitted
   


3. Meeting Projection

Context Homograph
   
Easy 

Your boss told you that you need to project more in meetings so that people standing in the back don't miss anything.

What does project mean in this sentence?

   


4. Building Construction

Syntax
   
Easy 

All of the sentences below contain the exact same words. Choose the sentences which place all of the words in correct grammatical order and convey a sensible message.

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Last year Portland constructed a new warehouse in the building.
Portland constructed a new warehouse building in the last year.
The last year building in Portland, a new warehouse constructed.
Portland last building the warehouse constructed in a new year.
Last year The Warehouse constructed a new building in Portland.
In the year Last Building constructed a new Portland warehouse.
   


5. Currency Standards

Context Passage Set
   
Easy 

Carefully read the excerpt below.

The Bank of England has hardened(1) its stance on Facebook’s Libra digital currency, telling the social media company it must meet its highest standards to get the green light for launch in Britain.

In its toughest intervention to date, the central bank’s financial policy committee (FPC) said digital currencies such as Libra would need to reach the same high standards as those of traditional payments.

In practice, that would mean digital wallets enabled to hold Libra hitting standards that other cryptocurrencies have so far avoided. These include being part of the UK’s financial services deposit protection scheme, holding capital(2) to protect consumers, and being subjected to central bank stress tests.

In a warning to Facebook, the Bank’s quarterly FPC assessment of emerging financial risks said: "If payment tokens were used widely to facilitate routine payments, they should have the same level of operational resilience(3) and safeguarding as the use of debit cards to make payments from current accounts."

(Adapted from original text source)

Choose the best word to replace position 1 in the passage above.


Choose the best word to replace position 2 in the passage above.


Choose the best word to replace position 3 in the passage above.

   


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