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Question 8 of 30

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This paragraph has numbered blanks indicating that words or phrases have been omitted. First read through the entire passage. Then, for each numbered blank, choose the completion that is most appropriate given the context of the entire paragraph.

Ich höre soeben von Frau Fischer, dass sie gestern mehrmals vergeblich (6) hat, bei euch anzurufen. Aber ihr (7) wohl nicht zu Hause. Sie lässt nun fragen, ob das versprochene Paket rechtzeitig vor dem Wochenende (8) worden sei.

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Select the most appropriate completion from the options below for blank (8).

abschicken

Correct Answer: 
No

abzuschicken

Correct Answer: 
No

abgeschickt

Correct Answer: 
Yes

abschickend

Correct Answer: 
No

The verb forms worden and seien indicate that the sentence contains a past perfect passive. But the past participle — which is the main verb in the passive — is needed. Answer choice (C) abgeschickt is the only option that is a past participle.

Question Difficulty: 
medium