Direction : You will see a sentence with a missing word. Four possible answer follow the sentence. Choose the best  answer to the question and fill in the corresponding oval on your answer sheet.

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The walls are in bad shape and will require            before we can begin painting them.

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If we had worked through the night, we            have finished the report on time.

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It is necessary to have at least one advanced degree in order to            in today's job market.

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Because so few people showed            for the meeting, we decided to postpone it to a later date.

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Our corporate headquarters sit on a hill, high up            the manufacturing plant.

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If you wish to speak with the director, you have to            an appointment first.

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The            of our products is well known throughout the world.

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We            all employees of this company to arrive at the office on time every day.

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All expenses must be approved            the department head at the beginning of each month.

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The next staff meeting will            in the large conference room on Friday morning at 08:00.

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We            finish this work soon because the deadline is approaching.

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This            is probably the most important one you'll make, so think it over carefully.

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We're trying to keep the electric bill down, so please            off the lights before you leave the office.

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Leading economists have predicted the prices will continue to            during the second half of the year.

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The books that he showed us at the meeting            not very interesting.

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Mr. Andrew is not a particularly interesting speaker, and several people fell asleep            his lecture

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Our business is rapidly            and we are hiring many new people.

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The building            during the heavy thunderstorm last night.

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People who have no            are seldom disappointed.

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Please don't ask for personal information about our employees, as we keep that information            .

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