Part 2 (open Cloze)

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Part 2 Read the text. Think of the word which best fits each gap. Write the correct word in each gap (9-16). The Post-it noteIt has been described as the solution to a problem nobody realised existed. But that hasn’t stopped the self-attaching Post-it note – that little square piece of paper that sticks in (9) ……. . A clever way that it can be removed, leaving no damage – (10) ……. . Becoming an essential piece of stationery worldwide. (11) ……. . So many other simple inventions, the Post-it note was invented by accident. A scientist working for a US company was attempting to develop a super-strong adhesive, (12) ……. . Instead came up with a super-weak one. It


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  • 1. 
    [that little square piece of paper that sticks in (9) …….. a clever way that it can be removed]
  • 2. 
    [leaving no damage – (10) …….. becoming an essential piece of stationery worldwide.]
  • 3. 
    [(11) …….. so many other simple inventions, the Post-it note was invented by accident]
  • 4. 
    [A scientist working for a US company was attempting to develop a super-strong adhesive, (12) …….. instead came up with a super-weak one.]
  • 5. 
    [It was just strong (13) …….. to stick light objects together.]
  • 6. 
    [What was special about it was that the objects could be separated (14) …….. leaving a mark.]
  • 7. 
    [(15) …….. five  years,  he  tried  convincing  his  bosses  of  the  importance  of  his  invention.]
  • 8. 
    [Sadly,   nobody (16) …….. find a use for it.]