TOEIC Gram Quiz 2 Review

26. The adjuster will be out to review your insurance claim and inspect the damage to your car at 10 a.m. ________ Monday.

(A) at
(B) on
(C) in
(D) by

Correct: B
Category: Preposition

27. If there is any problem with the administration of these tests, it should be reported immediately to the ________ authority.

(A) supervising
(B) supervise
(C) to supervise
(D) supervision

Correct: A
Category: Adjective


28. We need to find a new administrator for the Human Resources Department ________ has experience in all sectors of our corporation.

(A) who
(B) whom
(C) which
(D) in whom

Correct: A
Category: Subordinator Adjective Clause

29. With this credit card, you may ________ an advance of up to $5000 at any of our branch locations.

(A) obtain
(B) to obtain
(C) obtaining
(D) be obtained

Correct: A
Category: Verb

30. ________ adverse business conditions, the corporation has decided to postpone its hiring of new employees.

(A) Because
(B) Even though
(C) Nonetheless
(D) Due to

Correct: D
Category: Subordinator Adverb Clause

31. The advertisement is for a ________ writer who is fluent in both English and Chinese.

(A) technique
(B) technical
(C) technician
(D) technological

Correct: B
Category: Adjective

32. Because the advertising budget is so small this year, breakthroughs ________ new international markets will be minimal.

(A) on
(B) into
(C) at
(D) during

Correct: B
Category: Preposition

33. Following the advice of her broker, Mrs. Tang ________ to diversify her investments into stocks and bonds.

(A) deciding
(B) decides
(C) has decided
(D) has been decided

Correct: C
Category: Verb

34. As an Amazon business affiliate, ________ company receives the benefit of the Amazon logo on its homepage.

(A) a
(B) these
(C) which
(D) that the

Correct: A
Category: Article

35. We are able to state categorically that our ________ to your proposal is affirmative.

(A) respond
(B) responsive
(C) responsively
(D) response

Correct: D
Category: Noun

36. Please affix your signature on the line above the ________ "President of the Company."

(A) describe
(B) description
(C) descriptive
(D) descriptively

Correct: B
Category: Noun

37. The company cannot afford to ignore the volatility of ________ Nasdaq stock market.

(A) a
(B) an
(C) the
(D) these

Correct: C
Category: Article

38. The marketing agency has proposed a three year campaign ________ focuses on television, radio, and internet advertising.

(A) it
(B) what
(C) in which
(D) that

Correct: D
Category: Subordinator Adjective Clause

39. For her role in ________ the property, the real estate agent received a ten percent commission.

(A) sell
(B) sales
(C) selling
(D) sold

Correct: C
Category: Gerund

40. It is only through an aggressive ________ strategy that the new company can hope to make a dent in the market.

(A) marketers
(B) to market
(C) marketing
(D) marketed

Correct: C
Category: Adjective

41. The final agreement is set ________ signed on Friday at the law offices of Ernst, Rabin and Stravinsky.

(A) to be
(B) being
(C) have been
(D) been

Correct: A
Category: Infinitive

42. ________ continued allegations of money laundering, the banks of the Grand Cayman Islands have opened their books to auditors.

(A) Even though
(B) Despite of
(C) However
(D) Because of

Correct: D
Category: Subordinator Adverb Phrase

43. R.J. Reynolds, formerly a tobacco company, has formed alliances with ________ food producing companies in an effort to diversify.

(A) vary
(B) various
(C) variety
(D) variant

Correct: B
Category: Adjective

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44. Allies in the fight ________ AT & T, Sprint and Vonage have attempted to broaden their market share.

(A) to
(B) on
(C) during
(D) against

Correct: D
Category: Preposition

45. Cutbacks in funding mean ________ allocation for the development end of our organization will fall short of expectations.

(A) what
(B) which
(C) that
(D) while

Correct: C
Category: Subordinator Noun Clause

46. The allotment for personnel clothing is not limited to clothes ________ on site.

(A) worn
(B) wearing
(C) are worn
(D) which worn

Correct: A
Category: Adjective

47. The university travel allowance covers all lodging, food, and transportation expenses incurred by the university ________.

(A) represent
(B) to represent
(C) representation
(D) representative

Correct: D
Category: Noun

48. Once the contract has been signed, it cannot be altered ________ by mutual agreement of the signing parties.

(A) except
(B) however
(C) without
(D) nonetheless

Correct: A
Category: Usage

49. Minister Smith's inability ________ the economic summit means that an alternate representative must be selected.

(A) attend
(B) attending
(C) and attending
(D) to attend

Correct: D
Category: Infinitive

50. In case our primary plan fails to succeed, we need to have an alternative plan ________.

(A) at place
(B) in place
(C) on place
(D) by place

Correct: B
Category: Preposition