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Cae Use Of English - Part 1

12 Questions  I  By Javoza
CAE Use of English - Part 1
For questions 1-12, read the text below and decide which answer (A, B, C or D) best fits each gap.   There is an example at the beginning (0).

Whose wave power is it?

Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.   More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.   Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore.

Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentrat
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1.  QUESTION 1 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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2.  QUESTION 2 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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3.  QUESTION 3 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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4.  QUESTION 4 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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5.  QUESTION 5 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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6.  QUESTION 6 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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7.  QUESTION 7 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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8.  QUESTION 8 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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9.  QUESTION 9 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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10.  QUESTION 10 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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11.  QUESTION 11 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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12.  QUESTION 12 Whose wave power is it? Construction of the world's biggest wave-energy installation is (0) _going_ ahead off the coast of Cornwall in southwest England.  More than twenty-one million pounds' (1)______ of funding has been agreed for what is (2) ______ as Wave Hub, a giant electrical terminal on the seabed ten miles off the coast.  Wave Hub will allow a number of different wave-energy devices operating in the area to transmit the energy they generate along a high-voltage undersea cable, back to shore. Once it is in (3) ______ operation, Wave Hub is (4) ____ to support the largest concentration of wave-energy machines anywhere in the world.  It will also mark an enormous (5) _____ forward in the development of wave power, which has tended to (6) ____ behind its cousin in the other main (7) ____ of renewable energy technology: wind power and solar power. But surfers in the southwest have (8) ____ concerns about the project.  Cornwall is Britain's principal surfing region (9) _____ of the size of the Atlantic rollers hitting the beachers there, and surfers are concerned that the energy taken from the waves may (10) _____ in a reduction of as much as eleven percent in the height of those waves when they (11) ____ the shore.  But an independent study reported this week that any effect on wave height will probably be much less than the surfers had (12) ______ .
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