Use of English Part 3 A

Part 3

For questions 17-24, read the text below. Use the word given in capitals at the end of some of the lines to form a word that fits in the gap in the same line.

Luxemburg

   The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a constitutional monarchy headed by Grand Duke Henri of the House of Nassau. Economically, the (17) … of its banking and (18) … institutions has attracted more than 200 foreign banks, including the headquarters of the European Investment Bank. The 480,000 (19) … have among the highest income levels per capita of any country in the world. Agriculture is still important. Around half of the total land area is farmed, though less than 5% of Luxembourgers now live and work on farms. Despite problems caused by overproduction of European wines in general, the vineyards are still (20) … . And the enchanting Luxembourg countryside, (21) … its northern reaches in the Ardennes, is a popular holiday destination for Luxembourgers and (22) ... from neighbouring countries. Having played a key role in establishing the institutions that evolved into the European Union, Luxembourg today hosts the secretariat of the European Parliament. In such a small country, with bigger neighbours on its doorstep, Luxembourgers have a distinctive  (23) … that even extends to the (24) … language, Letzebuergesch, which is vaguely related to both French and German, yet quite different from both.

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17) STRONG

18) FINANCE

19) RESIDE

20) COMPETE

21) PARTICULAR

22) VISIT

23) INDIVIDUAL

24) NATION

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Q17. STRENGTH

Q18. FINANCIAL

Q19. RESIDENTS

Q20. COMPETITIVE

Q21. PARTICULARLY

Q22. VISITORS

Q23. INDIVIDUALITY

Q24. NATIONAL

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