He suffered from depression_____________by overwork and ill-health.
A. brought on
B. coming about
C. taken up
D. pull through
Sep choose the correct answer before viewing the answer and the solution below.
The QG High School Examination 2021 subject ANH
Correct answer: A
-bring sth on:
E.g: He has brought shame and disgrace on the whole family.
– come about: happens, occurs
E.g: How could this come about? (
– take up: start doing something out of love, start a hobby,…
E.g: They’ve taken up golf.
-pull through: get through (sickness); escape; managed to escape (difficult scenes); make it through (sickness, difficulty…)
E.g: The doctors thought she would pull through. (
He suffered from depression which was brought on by overwork and ill-health. _ He suffered from depression brought on by overwork and ill-health,
“He suffered from depression caused by over-work and illness.”