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01.  Which word is an adjective?

A. book     good     C. slowly     D. at     E. read

02.  Which word can you put before any the following units? exam   ....lunch   ....a lesson   ....a shower

A. write     B. have      C. eat     D. buy

03.  Fill the gap: I opened the door and went ............................... the garden.

A. on      B. away      C. for      D. into

04.  What is the best answer? What does your wife do?

A. She’s reading a book.

B. I don’t know what she’s doing

C. She’s a doctor.

05.  Which one is not correct?

A. When I get up I make my bed.

B. I made a mistake in my homework.

C. I want to make an appointment please.

D. I have to make my homework.

06.  Which sentence means: ‘I’m Chinese’?

A. I come to China.      B. I come from China.

C. I come into China.

07.  The answer is ‘Fifteen minutes.’ Choose the correct question.

A. How long does it take to get to the station?

B. How long takes it to get to the station?

C. How far to the station?

08.  A or B? "Come to my house tomorrow and .................................. ."

A. take your guitar with you.

B. bring your guitar with you.

09.  Here are some things people often do every day. Put them in order.

A. wake up      B. come home      C. go to bed

D. make dinner      E. go to work

10 Which sentence is correct?

A. How you say ‘Hello’ in Japanese?

B. He said me his name.

C. He said that he wanted a drink.

D. Can you say me where the bus station is please?

11 What do you do on a bicycle?

A. drive      B. take      C. ride      D. fly

12 Find the best ending: This bad weather makes everyone feel sad, even ....................................

A. the dog!      B. the morning.      C. it is summer.

13 Which season is before autumn?

A. spring      B. winter      C. summer

14 Choose the best word to complete this sentence: "Petra is rich and doesn’t like cooking so she ............................... goes to restaurants."

A. hardly ever      B. often      C. rarely      D. never

15 Which one of the verbs below can not be used to complete the sentence?:

I have ............... it.

A. bought      B. begun      C. thrown      D. chose      E. forgotten

16 Find the best word to add to this group of uncountable words: sugar, traffic, news, weather, travel.

A. apples      B. luggage      C. shoes      D. plates

17 Here are some adjectives to describe people. Which ones are negative?

A. nice      B. selfish      C. kind      D. horrible      E. wonderful

18 Which one of the verbs below is not usually followed by ‘for’?

A. ask      B. belong      C. wait      D. pay

19 Read these sentences: 1. You look unhappy. What has happened? 2. Be careful. The bridge looks unsafe. 3. She was unsure of the direction and she did not have a map. QUESTION: What does ‘un-’ mean when it is at the beginning of a word?

A. very      B. quite      C. not

20.  Look at the underlined words in these sentences: 1. I love sunny days when I can lie on a sandy beach. 2. Rainy days make me feel sad. QUESTION: These three words words have -’y’ at the end. What does ‘y’ do to a noun?

A. It makes an adjective from a noun.

B. It changes the meaning of the word.

C. It makes the meaning of the word stronger.

21 A or B? The passport officer ............................ .

A. controlled my passport at the airport.

B. checked my passport at the airport.

22 What is the word for your brother or sister’s daughter?

A. cousin      B. aunt      C. nephew      D. niece

23 Which of these things are on your face?

A. lips      B. toe      C. nose

D. knee      E. eyes      F. shoulders

24 Find two things we wear on our hands.

A. ring      B. socks      C. jumper

D. jacket      E. gloves      F. dress

25 Here are three short descriptions of people’s faces. Which one must be a man?

A. blonde hair, blue eyes and fair skin

B. dark skin, brown eyes, a moustache and beard

C. short, red curly hair and quite fair skin

26 Match the problems on the left with the best words on the right:



1. I’ve got a cold...

2. I’ve got toothache...

3. I’ve got a headache...

4. I feel stressed...

A. Take an aspirin...

B. Go to bed with a hot drink...

C. Try to relax after work...

D. Go to the dentist...

27.  Paul has not eaten any food for three days. How does he feel?

A. happy      B. cold      C. hot

D. surprised      E. hungry      F. thirsty

28.  What do you say when someone passes an exam?

A. Good luck!      B. Well done!      C. You took your exam!

29.  Which person stops people parking their cars in the wrong place?

A. librarian      B. mechanic      C. traffic warden      D. bank clerk

30.  Which word is a building?

A. field      B. wood      C. cottage      D. tree

31 Which animal could be a pet in a house?

A. tiger      B. fish      C. sheep      D. giraffe      E. horse

32 What does this mean? "You have to change trains in London."

A. This train is not working.

B. You cannot travel on only one train.

C. You can get a better train.

33 What does this sign mean? OUT OF ORDER

A. Go out this way      B. Closed

C. This is not working      D. Police Area

34 Which of these are fruit?

A. pear      B. garlic      C. apple

D. potato      E. onion      F. peas

35 Which of these do we put on the table at dinner time?

A. frying pan      B. plate      C. tea towel

D. fork      E. waste bin      F. knife

36 What can you find in the bathroom?

A. wardrobe      B. basin      C. dressing table

D. shower      E. bedside table

37 What do we sit on in the living room?

A. coffee table      B. bookshelf

C. sofa      D. light switch

38.  Which person works outside (= not in a building) sometimes?

A. engineer      B. shop assistant

C. hairdresser      D. secretary

39.  What can you use on paper?

A. drawing pin      B. cassette      C. pencil      D. pen      E. rubber

40.  Which type of holiday includes flight, hotel and some meals in the price?

A. camping holiday      B. package holiday

C. coach tour      D. walking holiday