4 Euro 2014

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4 Euro 2014

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  • 1. 
    From God Save The Queen : "Send her victorious, ............ and glorious"
  • 2. 
    What is the British currency ? The ... (one word)
  • 3. 
    God Save The Queen is the British ... (one word).
  • 4. 
    The regions of the U.K. :
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Ireland

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      Northern Ireland

    • E. 

      Scotland

    • F. 

      Wales

    • G. 

      The Irish Republic

    • H. 

      The British Isles

  • 5. 
    "Un vêtement" =
    • A. 

      A clothes

    • B. 

      A cloth

    • C. 

      A garment

    • D. 

      A piece of garment

  • 6. 
    The Union Jack is a mixture of the flags of …
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Scotland

    • C. 

      Ireland

    • D. 

      Wales

  • 7. 
    An author who writes drama is a … (one word).
  • 8. 
    Spell the name of the most famous English author : William …
  • 9. 
    "Speak" rhymes with "quick".
    • A. 

      Right

    • B. 

      Wrong

  • 10. 
    A Christmas Carol was written by …
    • A. 

      Charles Dickens

    • B. 

      Lewis Carroll

    • C. 

      Agatha Christie

    • D. 

      William Shakespeare

    • E. 

      Winston Churchill

  • 11. 
    History of the U.K. : chose the right order.
    • A. 

      1: Scotland 2: England 3: Wales 4: Ireland

    • B. 

      1: England 2: Scotland 3: Wales 4: Ireland

    • C. 

      1: England 2: Wales 3: Ireland 4: Scotland

    • D. 

      1: England 2: Wales 3: Scotland 4: Ireland

  • 12. 
    When did the Irish Republic become independent from the U.K. ?
    • A. 

      In the 20th century.

    • B. 

      In the 19th century.

    • C. 

      In the 18th century.

    • D. 

      Never.

  • 13. 
    Spell "U.K." :
  • 14. 
    The article "the" is needed before …
    • A. 

      U.K.

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      Irish Republic

    • E. 

      British Isles

  • 15. 
    Check the islands.
    • A. 

      U.K.

    • B. 

      Great Britain

    • C. 

      British Isles

    • D. 

      Ireland

    • E. 

      England

  • 16. 
    Check the idioms that exist in English.
    • A. 

      On the tip of my tongue

    • B. 

      An egg-head

    • C. 

      A pain in the neck

    • D. 

      A hair in the hand

    • E. 

      You are breaking my feet!

  • 17. 
    Knickers are …
    • A. 

      Shoes

    • B. 

      Underwear

    • C. 

      Chocolate bars

  • 18. 
    Among Henry VIII's wives, how many were executed ?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

    • E. 

      All of them

  • 19. 
    What is the French for the word "novel" ? (One word.)
  • 20. 
    Title of the song : Every Breath You …
    • A. 

      Take

    • B. 

      Make

    • C. 

      Fake

    • D. 

      Wake

    • E. 

      Want

  • 21. 
    "Every breath etc., I … " : finish the sentence.
    • A. 

      I'll watching you.

    • B. 

      I'll have watching you.

    • C. 

      I be watching you.

    • D. 

      I'll be watching you.

    • E. 

      I will watching you.

  • 22. 
    "My poor heart aches" : mon pauvre cœur …
    • A. 

      Saigne

    • B. 

      Pleure

    • C. 

      Se brise

    • D. 

      Bat

    • E. 

      Souffre

  • 23. 
    The £ is divided into one hundred …
    • A. 

      Pence

    • B. 

      Cents

    • C. 

      Pounds

    • D. 

      Pennies

  • 24. 
    A synonym for "king" (or "queen") :
  • 25. 
    What is the king's name in Flower Of Scotland ?
    • A. 

      Charles

    • B. 

      Henry

    • C. 

      Edward

    • D. 

      Louis

    • E. 

      Philip

  • 26. 
    The limbs are …
    • A. 

      The arms and legs

    • B. 

      The fingers and thumb

    • C. 

      The fingers and toes

    • D. 

      The knees and elbows

  • 27. 
    "You are pulling my leg !" = …
    • A. 

      Tu me casses les pieds.

    • B. 

      Tu me fais mal.

    • C. 

      Tu me fends le cœur.

    • D. 

      Tu me fais marcher.

    • E. 

      Tu me tires la jambe.

  • 28. 
    "Though" does not rhyme with "thought".
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 29. 
    Elizabeth I was Henry VIII's daughter.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 30. 
    Elizabeth I had only one child.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 31. 
    When did Agatha Christie die ?
    • A. 

      In 1876.

    • B. 

      In 1920.

    • C. 

      In 1976.

    • D. 

      She is not dead.

  • 32. 
    Agatha Christie wrote Curtain (Poirot's Last Case) after her death.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 33. 
    Winston Churchill was a politician, and also …
    • A. 

      A writer

    • B. 

      A photographer

    • C. 

      A painter

    • D. 

      A sportsman

    • E. 

      A king

  • 34. 
    The first American colony was named Virginia to honour …
    • A. 

      Henry VIII

    • B. 

      Elizabeth I

    • C. 

      Elizabeth II

    • D. 

      Queen Victoria

    • E. 

      The Indians

  • 35. 
    Lewis Carroll was …
    • A. 

      A writer

    • B. 

      A university professor

    • C. 

      A mathematician

    • D. 

      A photographer

  • 36. 
    Translation. Une pièce de monnaie = a … (one word).
  • 37. 
    Singular for "pence" : a … (one word).
  • 38. 
    Check the country / countries :
    • A. 

      British Isles

    • B. 

      United Kingdom

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      England

    • E. 

      Irish Republic

  • 39. 
    £ 1 = …
    • A. 

      € 1,20

    • B. 

      1 € 20

    • C. 

      € 1.2

    • D. 

      € 1:2

  • 40. 
    Who lives at # 10 Downing Street ?
    • A. 

      The Queen

    • B. 

      Harry Potter

    • C. 

      That street does not exist.

    • D. 

      The Prime Minister

  • 41. 
    Under whose reign was the British Empire the largest ?
    • A. 

      Henry VIII's

    • B. 

      Elizabeth I's

    • C. 

      Victoria's

    • D. 

      Elizabeth II's

  • 42. 
    Who is that ?
    • A. 

      Agatha Christie

    • B. 

      Queen Elizabeth II

    • C. 

      Victoria

    • D. 

      Miss Marple