A Competency Test Of English

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 58

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Competency Test Quizzes & Trivia

You have 15 mins for the exam. Good luck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    One can see______ a glance why small children are immediately attracted___ these noisy, colourful toys.
    • A. 

      At/to

    • B. 

      In/by

    • C. 

      With/for

    • D. 

      By/with

    • E. 

      Of/to

  • 2. 
    ________ the average aducation level of the women in the USA is higher than that of their mate counterparts, they are highly concentrated in underpaid and menial jobs.
    • A. 

      Altough

    • B. 

      Now that

    • C. 

      Until

    • D. 

      As if

    • E. 

      In case

  • 3. 
    Tibetian monks, who are experts______ meditation, rid themselves of negativity____ argumenting the brain's gamma waves, which can be measured in a lab.
    • A. 

      Of/from

    • B. 

      On/about

    • C. 

      For/through

    • D. 

      In/by

    • E. 

      At/towards

  • 4. 
    __________ mountain climbing is more dangerous than riding bicycle, it is more exciting.
    • A. 

      However

    • B. 

      Yet

    • C. 

      On the other hand

    • D. 

      In spite of

    • E. 

      Though

  • 5. 
    _____________ all of his efforts, he couldn't collect enough money for the trip to Venice.
    • A. 

      Due to

    • B. 

      Though

    • C. 

      Along with

    • D. 

      Despite

    • E. 

      Otherwise

  • 6. 
    Do not expect any kindness from her. She ........ visits .......... sends any flowers when you are ill.
    • A. 

      Neither / not

    • B. 

      Either/or

    • C. 

      Not only/but also

    • D. 

      Both/and

    • E. 

      Whether/or

  • 7. 
    If this business goes on in such an awful way, it will _____hundreds of unemployed
    • A. 

      Do without

    • B. 

      Hang around with

    • C. 

      End up with

    • D. 

      Go up against

    • E. 

      Make out for

  • 8. 
    Due to it's geographical position,_______ historical heritage, and strategic importance, Strasburg was chosen as a seat for various European institutions.
    • A. 

      Familiar

    • B. 

      Rich

    • C. 

      Fluent

    • D. 

      Elective

    • E. 

      Subsquent

  • 9. 
    ________ had he heard the sound of a braking car ________ he saw red car spinning and crashing into a grocery store.
    • A. 

      Whether/or

    • B. 

      Since/while

    • C. 

      No sooner/than

    • D. 

      As soon as / when

    • E. 

      Just as / as