Business English Verb Patterns Quiz

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Hi guys! This is a quick quiz to check your accuracy in using multi-verb sentences. These refer to Total Business 3 Student Book page 29 and Workbook page 16.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      He persuaded the vendor to lower the price.

    • B. 

      He persuaded the vendor lowering the price.

    • C. 

      He persuaded the vendor for lower the price.

    • D. 

      He persuaded to the vendor to lower the price.

  • 2. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      I promise get back to you by the end of the day.

    • B. 

      I promise getting back to you by the end of the day.

    • C. 

      I promise to get back to you by the end of the day.

    • D. 

      I promise getting back to you by the end of the day.

  • 3. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Her PA admitted she sent personal emails from work.

    • B. 

      Her PA admitted to send personal emails from work.

    • C. 

      Her PA admitted sending personal emails from work.

    • D. 

      Her PA admitted to sending personal emails from work.

  • 4. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Government representatives criticized risque Beyonce performance.

    • B. 

      Government representatives criticized Beyonce her risque performance.

    • C. 

      Government representatives criticized to Beyonce for her risque performance.

    • D. 

      Government representatives criticized Beyonce for her risque performance.

  • 5. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The client suggested to send out a press release.

    • B. 

      The client suggested sending out a press release.

    • C. 

      The client suggested to sending out a press release.

    • D. 

      The client suggested send out a press release.

  • 6. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Sucram management threatened to relocating its factories to another ASEAN country.

    • B. 

      Sucram management threatened relocate its factories to another ASEAN country.

    • C. 

      Sucram management threatened relocating its factories to another ASEAN country.

    • D. 

      Sucram management threatened to relocate its factories to another ASEAN country.

  • 7. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Before agreeing to our terms, we urge you to check the penalty clauses.

    • B. 

      Before agreeing to our terms, we urge to check the penalty clauses.

    • C. 

      Before agreeing to our terms, we urge you checking the penalty clauses.

    • D. 

      Before agreeing to our terms, we urge you check the penalty clauses.

  • 8. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The call center assistant thanked the caller to wait.

    • B. 

      The call center assistant thanked the caller to waiting.

    • C. 

      The call center assistant thanked the caller waiting.

    • D. 

      The call center assistant thanked the caller for waiting.

  • 9. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The marketing department proposed we should relaunch the product.

    • B. 

      The marketing department proposed that we should to relaunch the product.

    • C. 

      The marketing department proposed that we should relaunch the product.

    • D. 

      The marketing department proposed to relaunch the product.

  • 10. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The media blamed the CEO bankrupting the company.

    • B. 

      The media blamed the CEO to bankrupt the company.

    • C. 

      The media blamed the CEO for bankrupt the company.

    • D. 

      The media blamed the CEO for bankrupting the company.

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