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As it was very late when he came home he was as quiet as a mouse in order not to wake anybody up.

Correct answer: (b) mouse

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As she was on a very dangerous mission for the government she had to keep mum about what she did for a living.

Correct answer: (d) mum

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There were lots of rumours about what the son had done but as it was a very wealthy family the father tried very hard to hush everything up.

Correct answer: (b) hush

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If you want me to say nothing about it, I promise that if anybody asks then my lips are sealed.

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As far as I'm concerned to be away from traffic, phones and radios on holiday is perfect bliss because to me silence is golden.

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The so-called silent majority are the vast number of people who don't actually go out on the street and protest.

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The hall was full of people anxious to hear what the speaker was going to say and in the few seconds before he started it was so quiet you could hear a pin drop.

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The rescuers tried desperately to listen out for people trapped in the wreckage but sadly the cries of those trapped were inaudible.

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The villagers complained about the noise from the daily bell ringing practice from the church and asked if it could somehow be muffled.

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In view of the embarrassment that might be caused if the story came out, she promised not to breathe a word about it.

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