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Test of Reading
TIME 1 hour 15 minutes
Read the following extract from a reference book on contracts.
Choose the best word or phrase to fill each gap from A, B, C or D below.
For each question 1-6, mark one letter (A, B, C or D) on your answer sheet.
There is an example at the beginning (0).
Incapacity in General Even though individuals differ markedly in
Their ability to represent their own interests in the bargaining process, a person is
Generally (0) . to have full power to bind himself contractually. Only in
extreme (1) . is one's power regarded as impaired because of an inability to
Participate meaningfully in the bargaining process. One whose power is so
Impaired is said to lack capacity to contract and is (2) to special rules that
Allow him to avoid the contracts that he makes in order to protect him from his
Own improvident acts.
Two principal kinds of defects are today (3) . . as impairing the power to
contract: immaturity and mental infirmity. In the past, the common law regarded
a woman's marriage as (4) . .. her of her separate legal identity, including the
Capacity to contract, during the life of her husband.
(5) , this disability was largely removed by statutes (6)
Example: A concluded B surmised C assumed D implied
A stages B junctures C occasions D circumstances
A subject B conditional C liable D open
A granted B recognized C conceded D appreciated
A depriving B debarring C dissolving D dismissing
A For example B In particular C However D Consequently
A realized B ruled C legislated D enacted
Read the following extract from a rental contract.
Choose the best word to fill each gap from A, B, C or D below.
For each question 7-12, mark one letter (A, B, C or D) on your answer sheet.
PROVISION FOR LATE CHARGES UNDER LEASE
Tenant acknowledges that late payment of rent will cause Landlord to
(7) . . costs not contemplatedby this Lease,the exactamountof whichwill
Be extremely difficult to (8) . These costs include, but are not
(9) . .. to, processing and accounting charges, and late charges which may be
(10) . on Landlord by the terms of any Superior Leases and Mortgages.
Accordingly, if any instalment of Monthly Rent or payment of additional rent is
not received by Landlord or Landlord's designee within fourteen days after the
Amount is (11). . , Tenant shall pay to Landlord a late charge equal to ten per
Cent of said amount. Acceptance of late charges by Landlord shall not constitute a
waiver of Tenant's default with respect to said amount, nor prevent Landlord from
(12) . .. any of the other rights and remedies granted hereunder or at law or in
A derive B acquire C collect D incur
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