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Read the following passage, which contains some underlined or numbered words or phrases. Each of the answer choices contains alternatives for the underlines; choose the one that fits best grammatically or stylistically. If you think the original is the best answer, choose Choice ‘A’, or NO CHANGE.

Questions about specific parts of the passage or about the passage as a whole are identified by numbers only, not underlines. These will be associated with specific questions.


Created for September 2014

After several days, (8) they phoned and called us and asked us to come in for a consultation with a doctor.




they called us, asking us to come in


they phoned us, calling us to tell us to come in


they called us and asked to come in

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