Question 21: Choose the correct answer A, B, C or D to the blank space in the following passage:
"If you want to (1)…… your best in an exam, you should be relaxed and so one of the best things to do is to take regular (2)….. even if they are only for a few minutes. During revision time, you (3)….. take some time off to go for a walk or play your (4)….. sport. It is a mistake to (5)….. up all physical activity. Exercise can (6)…. you to relax. You should (7)…. at least twenty minutes doing something different every day. Parents don’t like it when their teenage children spend (8)….. on the phone, but, in fact, (9)…. to a friend is very good for you; parents think that children are (10)…. time and money; but research says talking to friends gives you a chance to relax, and this will make the time you spend studying more effective."
10. parents think that children are (10)…. time and money;
A. wear and tear, waste
The parents think that the child is wasting time and money;