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Expression: be good at #1 (permalink) Wed Oct 18, 2006 23:54 pm   Expression: be good at
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #91 "Using Prepositions", question 5

To get a job as a secretary, you must be good ......... typing and answering phones.

(a) for
(b) at
(c) with
(d) about

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #91 "Using Prepositions", answer 5

To get a job as a secretary, you must be good at typing and answering phones.

Correct answer: (b) at
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Expression: be good at #2 (permalink) Thu Oct 19, 2006 3:27 am   Expression: be good at
 

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The grammatical structure is good/bad/poor/etc at:

He is good at math; she was poor at skiiing until she took lessons.

The other prepositions offered in this test question are incorrect.
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