Mountain in Jordan: Multiple Choice Grammar Test
I could see the mountains of Petra in the distance and I heard (1) _______ sound — silence. But sitting near the top of that mountain in Wadi Musa, Jordan, I only wanted one (2) _______ thing…to go higher.
Pulling myself over the rocks onto the next ledge, I found (3) _______ I expected... an even more breathtaking view. As I hiked up the mountain my desire to go higher only seemed (4) _______ . The (5) _______ I got, the more I wanted to keep going. I wanted to see what it felt like to be on the top, as (6) _______ as I could possibly go.
But no matter how high I climbed, there was always a higher peak. As a young man, I just wanted more—more height, a better view, a more intense thrill... more, more, more.
(7) _______ more has been a human trait from the beginning. Our human nature leaves us with longing (8) _______ something better, something … more. But what are we really (9)_______ for?
Mankind (10) to find the answer for thousands of years. So think (11), reach high-never stop climbing!
|1||the most sweer||the most sweetest||sweeter||the sweetest|
|4||to increase||increasing||to be increased||to increasing|
|7||Wanted||Wanting||To want||Being wanted|
|10||are not able||were not able||has not been able||had not been able|
|11||as vertically||more vertical||vertical||vertically|
1.d; 2.c; 3.b; 4.a; 5.a; 6.a; 7.b; 8.c; 9.d; 10.c; 11.d