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England Quizzes & Trivia

A short quiz to test your level of English and see where you need to improve.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The cost of living has _______ recently.
    • A. 

      Risen

    • B. 

      Lifted

    • C. 

      Arisen

    • D. 

      Raised

  • 2. 
    There is only a ____ coffee left.
    • A. 

      Some

    • B. 

      Few

    • C. 

      Little

    • D. 

      Any

  • 3. 
    John is _________ person I know.
    • A. 

      The more intelligent

    • B. 

      More intelligent

    • C. 

      Most intelligent

    • D. 

      The most intelligent

  • 4. 
    It's _______ to save part of your salary each month.
    • A. 

      Insensitive

    • B. 

      Sensible

    • C. 

      Sensitive

    • D. 

      Senseless

  • 5. 
    She goes to work _______ bicycle.
    • A. 

      By

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      With

    • D. 

      In

  • 6. 
    Don't help him. He can do it by ________.
    • A. 

      Himself

    • B. 

      Own

    • C. 

      Self

    • D. 

      Alone

  • 7. 
    You haven't _______ many mistakes.
    • A. 

      Done

    • B. 

      Make

    • C. 

      Made

    • D. 

      Put

  • 8. 
    The car is very _________. It uses very little petrol.
    • A. 

      Economic

    • B. 

      Economical

    • C. 

      Economy

    • D. 

      Economics

  • 9. 
    BkHe left without saying ___________.
    • A. 

      Nothing to someone

    • B. 

      Something to nobody

    • C. 

      Nothing to anyone

    • D. 

      Anything to anyone

  • 10. 
    The meetings always begin ___ time.
    • A. 

      On

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      For

    • D. 

      In

  • 11. 
    He writes very ______.
    • A. 

      Good

    • B. 

      Better

    • C. 

      Best

    • D. 

      Well

  • 12. 
    The employees wish to present _____ united front to the management.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      The

    • C. 

      An

    • D. 

      Some

  • 13. 
    He had to ____ money from the bank.
    • A. 

      Let

    • B. 

      Loan

    • C. 

      Borrow

    • D. 

      Lend

  • 14. 
    The tables are made ____ plastic.
    • A. 

      With

    • B. 

      Of

    • C. 

      To

    • D. 

      By

  • 15. 
    He sold his shares just ___ time before the market crashed.
    • A. 

      By

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      At

    • D. 

      In

  • 16. 
    If you want to find a job, look at the ________ in the newspaper.
    • A. 

      Advertising

    • B. 

      Announcements

    • C. 

      Advertisements

    • D. 

      Propaganda

  • 17. 
    She ____ to the airport at 5 o'clock.
    • A. 

      Arrived

    • B. 

      Reached

    • C. 

      Entered

    • D. 

      Got

  • 18. 
    The advice he gave me was ________.
    • A. 

      Valueless

    • B. 

      Worthy

    • C. 

      Priceless

    • D. 

      Invaluable

  • 19. 
    The strike resulted in the _______ of the factory.
    • A. 

      Close

    • B. 

      Finish

    • C. 

      Closure

    • D. 

      Ending

  • 20. 
    My car's ______. I must get a mechanic.
    • A. 

      Broken down

    • B. 

      Out of order

    • C. 

      Gone off

    • D. 

      In a crash

  • 21. 
    The radio is too loud. Please turn it _______.
    • A. 

      Round

    • B. 

      On

    • C. 

      Down

    • D. 

      Up

  • 22. 
    They launched the new product ________ the fall in demand
    • A. 

      Although

    • B. 

      Even though

    • C. 

      in spite of

    • D. 

      Opposite of

  • 23. 
    Highly skilled people are able to ______a high salary.
    • A. 

      Demand

    • B. 

      Require

    • C. 

      Control

    • D. 

      Order

  • 24. 
    He was tired. He stopped ____ down
    • A. 

      Sit

    • B. 

      To sit

    • C. 

      Sitting

    • D. 

      To sitting

  • 25. 
    "What does he do for a living?""He _______ a manufacturing company."
    • A. 

      Leads

    • B. 

      Makes

    • C. 

      Runs

    • D. 

      Conducts

  • 26. 
    Write the form of the verb that correctly fits the sentence. There may be more than one correct answer. Some answers may need auxiliary or modal verbs.He usually ______ in London. (WORK)
  • 27. 
    "Are you coming to the meeting tomorrow?""I'm not sure. I ______" (COME)
  • 28. 
    Petrol ______ 10% cheaper 5 years ago. (TO BE)
  • 29. 
    Jenkins Plc ______ the market last year. (ENTER)
  • 30. 
    John used __________ for a tobacco company. (WORK)
  • 31. 
    "Can you come on Saturday?""No, I'm sorry. We _____ next weekend in the country." (SPEND)
  • 32. 
    Hurry up! It's time we _______ or we'll miss the train. (LEAVE)
  • 33. 
    Despite the production difficulties, they ____to launch the new product last month. (TO BE ABLE TO)
  • 34. 
    The number of unemployed people ______ at the moment. (INCREASE)
  • 35. 
    When the telephone rang, he ______ in his office. (WORK)
  • 36. 
    They really ought _____ more money on advertising. (SPEND)
  • 37. 
    Smoking _______ in many restaurants now. (FORBID)
  • 38. 
    You're late. We ______ for ages. (WAIT)
  • 39. 
    I didn't read the book you lent me, as I realized I _____ it before (READ)
  • 40. 
    They ________ two new products since last year.