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1. At the interview each applicant was able to ________ the level of remuneration they would be expecting to receive.


2. In celebration at passing his examinations he invited everyone round to crack a ________ and have a drink with him.


3. If you want to keep your customers coming in on a regular basis you mustn't let your stocks ________ dry.


4. If the managers want to stay employed, they will have to learn how to stay on ________ of their jobs.


5. Of course there is a little extra added to your salary because you will ________ from the inner city allowance.



6. There was a terrible storm on the night we first stayed at the campsite but we were all right with our tent and were as dry as a ________ .


7. I really think you should make an effort and apply for that job and at least ________ a crack at it.


8. She's very subtle in the comments she makes and she has a wonderfully dry ________ of humour.


9. He always believed in giving his children the same opportunities in life so that each one would have a fair crack of the ________ .


10. It was one of those scenes that made you want to cry your eyes out and I do believe there wasn't a dry ________ in the theatre.


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Sir Walter Scott and Charles Dickens are both excellent writers, but I prefer the last.

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Sir Walter Scott and Charles Dickens are both excellent writers, but I prefer the latter.

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The latter means the second of two people or things which have been mentioned. The last refers to a series of more than two.
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