British Society And Behaviour

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  • 1. 
    The easiest, politest and most English way to start a conversation with someone you don't know is to:
    • A. 

      Talk about the weather

    • B. 

      Say, 'hi, my name's x, how do you do?'

    • C. 

      Recommend a good fish and chip take away place

    • D. 

      Nod and smile and hope they come over

  • 2. 
    The correct response to 'how do you do?' is:
    • A. 

      I'm well, thank you, and yoruself?

    • B. 

      How do you do?

    • C. 

      Do you how do?

    • D. 

      Thanks for asking, I'm great today! What about you?

  • 3. 
    When a woman gives another woman a compliment, what should the other woman do?  For example; A: your hair looks great that colour!
    • A. 

      Thanks! That's so nice of you to say, my boyfriend didn't even notice!

    • B. 

      Oh I hate it!

    • C. 

      Oh really? I find it's a bit dark for my complexion

  • 4. 
    What is the polite upper-class way of saying toilet?
    • A. 

      Loo

    • B. 

      Little girl's room/ little boy's room

    • C. 

      Lav

    • D. 

      Bog

  • 5. 
    If you want someone to move out of your way, what is the most common way to ask?
    • A. 

      Pardon

    • B. 

      Excuse me

    • C. 

      Move!

    • D. 

      Please could you move?

  • 6. 
    Which Society was created last?
    • A. 

      Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

    • B. 

      Royal Society for Public Health

    • C. 

      National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

    • D. 

      Royal National Lifeboat Institution

  • 7. 
    At Eton College, the last canning was in:
    • A. 

      1948

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1962

    • D. 

      1952

  • 8. 
    Who is not legally allowed to eat swans?
    • A. 

      Queen

    • B. 

      The Duke of Edinburgh

    • C. 

      St John's College, Cambridge

    • D. 

      Corpus Christi College, Oxford

  • 9. 
    Which of these is not another word for 'chav'?
    • A. 

      Skanger

    • B. 

      Chavver

    • C. 

      Yarco

    • D. 

      Chola

  • 10. 
    Choose the correct English saying:
    • A. 

      It's raining axes

    • B. 

      It's raining frogs

    • C. 

      It's raining cats and dogs

    • D. 

      It's raining tea