GE English Test Brazil

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GE English Test Brazil

Dear Candidate, Welcome to the English Test. This test consists of 40 multiple choice questions. You will have 50 minutes to complete the test. Please time yourself accordingly. You will need internet connection and audio for completion of the test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Incomplete Sentences – Choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence.
  • 2. 
    You watched a video of John Rice, President and CEO GE Global Growth and Operations, talking about GE's presence in Mexico. According to the video, answer the following questions.
  • 3. 
    Read the following sentences and find the mistake:
  • 4. 
    In the following sentences, select the most appropriate tense or verb form for each marked section.
  • 5. 
    Select the correct answer.
  • 6. 
    There is no document available yet, please upload the document
  • 7. 
    Write your text here
  • 8. 
    According to the manufacturer, the new generator is capable of ___________ the amount of power consumed by our facility by nearly ten percent.
    • A. 

      Reducing

    • B. 

      Reduced

    • C. 

      Reduce

    • D. 

      Reduces

  • 9. 
     ___________our production figures improve in the near future, we foresee having to hire more people between now and July.
    • A. 

      During

    • B. 

      Only

    • C. 

      Unless

    • D. 

      Because

  • 10. 
    John was awarded a ________________ to study child psychology.
    • A. 

      Grant

    • B. 

      Scholarship

    • C. 

      Award

    • D. 

      Subsidy

  • 11. 
    Shares in telecommunication companies were marked _____ on the news that one of them had gone bankrupt
    • A. 

      Up

    • B. 

      Down

    • C. 

      Off

    • D. 

      In

  • 12. 
    Richard has a very good salary at his new job. He __________ over U$ 25000 a year.
    • A. 

      Gains

    • B. 

      Gets

    • C. 

      Win

    • D. 

      Makes

  • 13. 
    It was a tragedy; many small houses and huts were _________________ when the river burst its banks.
    • A. 

      Washed away

    • B. 

      Flooded away

    • C. 

      Gone

    • D. 

      Missing

  • 14. 
    The electrician twisted the wires together using a pair of _________________   
    • A. 

      Hammers

    • B. 

      Chisels

    • C. 

      Pliers

    • D. 

      Mallets

  • 15. 
    A character ________ is a written statement of a person's good qualities, written by someone who knows the person well, which is sent to a future employee.
    • A. 

      Reference

    • B. 

      Reliable

    • C. 

      Referrer

    • D. 

      Referee

  • 16. 
     In today´s youth culture, books are seen as boring and old-fashioned ________ to a recent study which claims that children only spend fifteen minutes per day reading.
    • A. 

      Due

    • B. 

      Referring

    • C. 

      Owing

    • D. 

      According

  • 17. 
    Quarterly earnings are ___________ reported to the shareholders.
    • A. 

      Ever

    • B. 

      Rare

    • C. 

      Seldom

    • D. 

      Unusually

  • 18. 
    Regarding the Mexican economy, John Rice commented that “The best reason to do business in Mexico is..."
    • A. 

      …the quality of opportunity.

    • B. 

      …the number of employees GE has.

    • C. 

      …the quality of the people

    • D. 

      …the opportunity and quality of the people.

  • 19. 
    John Rice mentioned the expectation that GE has regarding its businesses in the country which includes to:
    • A. 

      Grow 5%

    • B. 

      Expand around 5%

    • C. 

      Grow in double digit rates

    • D. 

      Reach the large middle class

  • 20. 
    According to the video of John Rice, which are the areas of opportunity that GE has in Mexico.
    • A. 

      Products - Rail

    • B. 

      Products - Aviation - Healthcare

    • C. 

      Healthcare - Rail - Technology

    • D. 

      Aviation - Healthcare - Rail

  • 21. 
    According to John Rice, Mexico will be a important market for GE and other companies because of the:
    • A. 

      Growth of a large middle class

    • B. 

      Higher standard of the economy

    • C. 

      Increase of the standard of the large class

    • D. 

      Economy that grows 5% per year

  • 22. 
    GE won´t _________ the opportunity of doing business in Mexico because of the __________ .
    • A. 

      Wait - risk

    • B. 

      Lose - government

    • C. 

      Wait - security issues

    • D. 

      Miss - security issues

  • 23. 
    I haven’t decided yet about whether to buy a new car or a second-hand one. But I will think about it. What is your opinion about it? 
    • A. 

      I am thinking about it

    • B. 

      I think about it

    • C. 

      Had decided

    • D. 

      In buying

  • 24. 
    Turn left by the crossroads when you reach it. Please let me know when you get there. 
    • A. 

      Turn

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      It

    • D. 

      By

  • 25. 
    We have postponed to tell anyone the news until after the World Cup.
    • A. 

      The

    • B. 

      After

    • C. 

      Postponed

    • D. 

      Tell

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