FCE. Paper 3 - Use of English
(1 HOUR 15 MINUTES)
For Questions 1-15, read the text below and decide which answer A, B, C or D best fits each space. There is an example at the beginning (0).
Mark your answers on the separate answer sheet.
A became B turned C appeared D succeeded
In March 1999, Amyr Klink, a Brazilian yachtsman and polar adventurer, (0) ..... the first man to circle Antarctica while staying south of 50 degrees latitude. He (1) ..... the most dangerous sea route in the world. Klink was already (2) ..... known because in 1984 he had rowed across the Atlantic in a small boat. The book which he wrote, based on his (3) ..... on that trip, had by then (4) ..... millions of copies.
For his polar adventure, Klink built his (5) ..... boat. He (6) ..... off in 1998 from South Georgia and he arrived back there 88 days later - although he (7) ..... eleven of those days on dry land in Antarctica. He did not stop there out of (8) ....., but because he wanted to see the Antarctic Peninsula.
Klink knew that his (9) ..... would be dangerous. On the way he had to be careful to (10) ..... huge floating blocks of ice. These icebergs, as they are...