New English File Intermediate - Unit 2

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New English File Intermediate - Unit 2

This quiz includes the following topics: Present perfect and past simple. Present perfect continuous. Comparatives and superlatives. You will also find some vocabulary questions on money, phrasal verbs, strong adjectives, transportation and traveling. Choose the best answer and check your answers at the end of the test. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    My fiancée and me ... had a joint checking account for two years now.
    • A. 

      Had

    • B. 

      Has

    • C. 

      Have

  • 2. 
    Clint Eastwood's latest film isn't ... the last one I saw.
    • A. 

      As good than

    • B. 

      Better

    • C. 

      As good as

  • 3. 
    - How long ... for me? - For about half an hour.
    • A. 

      Are you waiting

    • B. 

      Do you wait

    • C. 

      Have you been waiting

  • 4. 
    I've been practicing parachuting ... I was 20 years old.
    • A. 

      When

    • B. 

      Since

    • C. 

      For

  • 5. 
    - When ... on vacation to Cartagena? -  Two years ago.
    • A. 

      Did you go

    • B. 

      Have you gone

    • C. 

      You went

  • 6. 
    Let's try this seafood restaurant. I find it ... than the one we usually go to.    
    • A. 

      More affordable

    • B. 

      More cheaper

    • C. 

      As expensive

  • 7. 
    -  Can I speak to the manager, please? -  I'm afraid he ... 
    • A. 

      Has just been.

    • B. 

      Has just left.

    • C. 

      Just has left.

  • 8. 
    You look exhausted.  What ... ?
    • A. 

      You have been doing?

    • B. 

      Have you doing?

    • C. 

      Have you been doing?

  • 9. 
    Have you ... ?   You have blue paint all over your hair!
    • A. 

      Been painting?

    • B. 

      Painting?

    • C. 

      Painted?

  • 10. 
    Last year was  ... year I've ever had.
    • A. 

      The worse

    • B. 

      Worst

    • C. 

      The worst

  • 11. 
    I want to buy a 2-bedroom apartment but I ... saved enough money yet.   I need another $10,000 for the downpayment.  
    • A. 

      Couldn't

    • B. 

      Haven't

    • C. 

      Haven't been able to

  • 12. 
    The trip to Machu Picchu from Cusco didn't take as long .. we thought.
    • A. 

      Than

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      As

  • 13. 
    Have you ... been to the Grand Canyon?
    • A. 

      Ever

    • B. 

      Even

    • C. 

      Some time

  • 14. 
    My wife and me have been living in Trujillo ... four years now.  
    • A. 

      Since

    • B. 

      Until

    • C. 

      For

  • 15. 
    I haven't done my risk assessment ... It's mandatory to complete it before starting every task within the mine.    
    • A. 

      Already

    • B. 

      Still

    • C. 

      Yet

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Have

    • B. 

      Did

    • C. 

      Had

  • 17. 
    I love Paris.  It's the ... beautiful city I've been to.
    • A. 

      Most

    • B. 

      Least

    • C. 

      More

  • 18. 
    I haven't ... last year.  How have you been?
    • A. 

      Saw you since

    • B. 

      Seen you since

    • C. 

      Seen you from

  • 19. 
    -  Thanks for coming. Would you like a cup of coffee? -  No thanks. ...
    • A. 

      I've had one just.

    • B. 

      I've just had it.

    • C. 

      I've just had one.

  • 20. 
    Mario and Stephanie make a nice couple.  How long have they ... going out together?
    • A. 

      Been

    • B. 

      Were

    • C. 

      Being

  • 21. 
    I've just borrowed my sister's car and I see it's really dirty inside. Actually the car is ...
    • A. 

      Naughty

    • B. 

      Sticky

    • C. 

      Filthy

  • 22. 
    I can't afford a big place so I've just moved to a very small apartment.  My bedroom is ...
    • A. 

      Comfy

    • B. 

      Tiny

    • C. 

      Huge

  • 23. 
    I haven't had any breakfast and it's almost noon.  I'm ... !
    • A. 

      Angry

    • B. 

      Hungry

    • C. 

      Starving

  • 24. 
    My boss's beach house is ...  It's got more than 10 bedrooms.
    • A. 

      Midsize

    • B. 

      Huge

    • C. 

      Enlarged

  • 25. 
    My girlfriend's just found out I've been cheating on her. She's ... !
    • A. 

      Thrilled

    • B. 

      Starving

    • C. 

      Furious

  • 26. 
    I don't have any money.  Could I ... $10 dollars until tomorrow?
    • A. 

      Borrowed

    • B. 

      Borrow

    • C. 

      Lend

  • 27. 
    Mario has just proposed to Stephanie.  The ring he gave her is ... a lot of money!  
    • A. 

      Worth

    • B. 

      Worthy

    • C. 

      Valued

  • 28. 
    Here's the money you ... me last week. Thanks a lot.
    • A. 

      Lend

    • B. 

      Lent

    • C. 

      Borrowed

  • 29. 
    The financial crisis happened because lots of people couldn't afford to pay their ... anymore.
    • A. 

      Engagements

    • B. 

      Mortgages

    • C. 

      Foreclosures

  • 30. 
    • A. 

      Take out

    • B. 

      Take away

    • C. 

      Take

  • 31. 
    My brother borrowed $10 ... me last week.
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      To

    • C. 

      From

  • 32. 
    Don't ever ask me for any more favors!  You still haven't paid me ... the money I lent you!  
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Of

  • 33. 
    Please slow down!  The ... limit here is only 40 kph.
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Velocity

    • C. 

      Fast

  • 34. 
    We didn't get to the wedding on time because there was a terrible traffic ... downtown.  
    • A. 

      Jam

    • B. 

      Ham

    • C. 

      Jammed

  • 35. 
    I'm broke.  I've just paid a $100 parking ...!
    • A. 

      Fee

    • B. 

      Fine

    • C. 

      Charge

  • 36. 
    Before boarding the plane we have to show our ...
    • A. 

      Business cards

    • B. 

      Boarding passes

    • C. 

      Credit cards

  • 37. 
    • A. 

      Check-out

    • B. 

      Check-in

    • C. 

      Check-away

  • 38. 
    Never drink and drive and always ... your seat belts.
    • A. 

      Faster

    • B. 

      Fasten

    • C. 

      Lock