Test Of English As A Foreign Language - Correction Test

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Test Of English As A Foreign Language - Correction Test

Test of English as a Foreign Language is a standardized test to measure the English language ability of non-native speakers wishing to enroll in English-speaking universities. The test is accepted by many English-speaking academic and professional institutions. Find the incorrections in the questions and correct them!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     In 1732, coach travelers could got from New York to Philadelphia in about two days.which is incorrect?
    • A. 

      Travelers

    • B. 

      Got

    • C. 

      To

    • D. 

      Days

  • 2. 
    Some of the District of Columbia are on low-lying, marshy ground.
    • A. 

      Are

    • B. 

      Of the

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      Marshy

  • 3. 
     Georgia’s economy is based main on agriculture
    • A. 

      Georgia’s

    • B. 

      Based

    • C. 

      Main

    • D. 

      agriculture

  • 4. 
    The Paul Revere House was built in 1676, and today its the oldest wooden building in Boston.
    • A. 

      Its

    • B. 

      Built

    • C. 

      Wooden

    • D. 

      Oldest

  • 5. 
    Conifers such as cedars, firs, and pines bear its seeds in cones.
    • A. 

      such as

    • B. 

      Bear

    • C. 

      its

    • D. 

      Cones.

  • 6. 
     A dome is a semispherical structures on top of a building
    • A. 

      Semispherical

    • B. 

      structures

    • C. 

      On top of

    • D. 

      Building

  • 7. 
     Succulents suck up water in just a few hour, but they can store it in their stems for months.
    • A. 

      Suck up

    • B. 

      Hour

    • C. 

      Store

    • D. 

      Their stems

  • 8. 
    Flying buttresses enabled builders to put up tall but thinnest stone walls.
    • A. 

      enabled

    • B. 

      To put

    • C. 

      Thinnest

    • D. 

      Walls

  • 9. 
     In many languages the forms of a word varies to express such contrasts as number, gender, and tense.
    • A. 

      ​ In many languages

    • B. 

      Varies

    • C. 

      Such

    • D. 

      Tense

  • 10. 
    A Milky Way object that erupted in the constellation Scorpius has provides information to astronomers since July.
    • A. 

      That

    • B. 

      Provides

    • C. 

      ​astronomers

    • D. 

      Since July

  • 11. 
    Much fossils are found in coal-bearing rocks.
    • A. 

      Much

    • B. 

      Found

    • C. 

      Coal-bearing

    • D. 

      Rocks

  • 12. 
    When salt is added to ice, this mixture becomes coldly enough to freeze ice cream.
    • A. 

      Added

    • B. 

      This

    • C. 

      Coldly

    • D. 

      To freeze

  • 13. 
     During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries Long Island was chiefly an agricultural region with fishing, whaling, and build ships as the important industries.
    • A. 

      Centuries

    • B. 

      Chiefly

    • C. 

      Agricultural

    • D. 

      Build ships

  • 14. 
    No one who has studied the Battle of Little Bighorn know the exact route that Custer and his detachment took.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      Know

    • C. 

      His

    • D. 

      Took.

  • 15. 
    The folktales which the brothers Grimm had collecting were translated into English in 1823.
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      Collecting

    • C. 

      Translated

    • D. 

      In

  • 16. 
     In our solar system, nine planets, fifty-seven moons, several dozen comets, several million asteroids, and billions of meteorites have so far been discover.
    • A. 

      Our

    • B. 

      Several dozen

    • C. 

      So far

    • D. 

      Discover.

  • 17. 
    From the 1 850s until after the turn of the century, many of America’s super-rich families made Newport his favorite summer resort.
    • A. 

      Many

    • B. 

      Families

    • C. 

      Made

    • D. 

      His

  • 18. 
    Mars may looks red because it is covered with a layer of soft red iron oxide.
    • A. 

      Looks

    • B. 

      It is

    • C. 

      covered

    • D. 

      Layer

  • 19. 
    The radioactive substances that pose the greatest harm to humanity have neither very short or very long half lives.
    • A. 

      That pose

    • B. 

      Very short

    • C. 

      or

    • D. 

      Lives

  • 20. 
     A robin cocks its head to peer at a worm with one eyes and not to hear it, as was once thought.
    • A. 

      Its

    • B. 

      A worm

    • C. 

      Eyes

    • D. 

      Once

  • 21. 
     Film sound is often record by an analog system which like the compact disc, uses light.
    • A. 

      Sound

    • B. 

      Record

    • C. 

      Which

    • D. 

      Uses

  • 22. 
    The scribes of the Middle Ages used quill pens to produce their high decorated manuscripts.
    • A. 

      Used

    • B. 

      To produce

    • C. 

      their

    • D. 

      high

  • 23. 
    The principles of physics described by Christian Doppler in 1842 for the movement of stars has been adapted to evaluate the movement of blood within the heart.
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Described

    • C. 

      Has

    • D. 

      adapted

  • 24. 
    The Pioneer 10 and 11 spacecraft were the first vehicles of humankind to venture beyond the limits of ours solar system.
    • A. 

      Ours

    • B. 

      Were

    • C. 

      First

    • D. 

      Limits

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