FILM VOCAB
PHRASAL VERBS WITH TAKE
PAST TENSES AND TIME LINKERS
SO AND SUCH
MYSTERY
100

My uncle has a passion for we_________ made in the 1940s. He loves stories about cowboys!

westerns
100

When did Harry first take up / to the guitar?

UP

100

When was the last time you _________ the museum? A visited    B were visiting     C had been visiting

A) VISITED

100

It was such / so an exciting journey that I couldn’t wait to get there.

SUCH

100

Name the English actor who won the 2014 Oscar for Best Actor, for his role in “The Theory of Everything”? A)Tom Hiddlestone B) Eddie Redmayne C) Colin Firth

Eddie Redmayne

200

I thought the so_________ was too loud; I couldn’t hear what the actors were saying.

SOUNDTRACK

200

You definitely take after / from your mum. You’re both creative people.

AFTER

200

I wasn’t allowed to leave the table ________ I’d finished my dinner. 

A afterwards    B until      C while  

B) UNTIL

200

Sandra has such / so many running certificates.

SO MANY

200

Which colour is the most common on the national flags of the world, featuring on 75% of national flags? 

A) WHITE    B) GREEN  C)RED

C)RED
300

Hannah enjoyed the sc_________ with the rabbit; they were her favourite.

SCENE

300

My teacher took me away / aside to say I had to study harder if I wanted to pass the exam.

ASIDE

300

I’m amazed I’ve passed my driving test _________! I’ve taken it five times. 

A at the end    B afterwards        C at last

C) AT LAST

300

You really shouldn’t eat such / so much chocolate.

SO MUCH

300

What type of animal is Timon, in “The Lion King”? 

A) Warthog  B) Meerkat  C) Sloth

Meerkat

400

James was so taken with the first film that he can’t wait for the se_________ to come out.

SEQUEL

400

Did it always take this long / far to get ready to go out?

LONG

400

I wanted to see Maria, but she _________ the office already. 

A left     B was leaving      C had left

C) HAD LEFT

400

CONVERT THE SENTENCE USING SO.

It was such an interesting book that I couldn't put it down. 

The book was so interesting that I couldn't put it down. 

400

What is the name of the alternate dimension in Netflix’s Stranger Things? 

A)Upside Down  B)Backwards C) Inside Out

A) Upside Down

500

The new animation came under strong cr_________ for badly written dialogue.

CRITICISM

500

I can’t remember when I started ice skating, but I took on / to it at once.

TO 

500

George _________ for hours, when he realised he’d made a mistake. 

A wrote    B had been writing    C was writing

B) HAD BEEN WRITING

500
REWRITE THE SENTENCE USING SUCH.


I don't want to sit beside her because she is so annoying.  

I don't want to sit beside her because she is such an annoying person. 
500

What is the most watched YouTube video of all time? 


A) Baby Shark Dance  B) Despacito  C) Shape of You

A) Baby Shark Dance!

13.65 billion views

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