This Test Contains Grammar, Vocabulary And Social Language Skills Questions

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This Test Contains Grammar, Vocabulary And Social Language Skills Questions
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  • 1. 
    We didn't want to get in trouble, __________ we parked in the lot around the corner.
    • A. 

      So

    • B. 

      But

    • C. 

      Because

    • D. 

      Although

    • E. 

      Then

  • 2. 
    She is studying hard to be an _________________.
    • A. 

      Engineer

    • B. 

      Nurse

    • C. 

      Business-woman

    • D. 

      Singer

    • E. 

      Writer

  • 3. 
    If you ________ faster, we could have turned in the project before deadline. 
    • A. 

      Work

    • B. 

      Had worked

    • C. 

      Have worked

    • D. 

      Working

    • E. 

      Worked

  • 4. 
    She has computer class _________ noon.
    • A. 

      With

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      In

    • E. 

      During

  • 5. 
    My friends and I ________ through the desert on our last vacation.
    • A. 

      Drive

    • B. 

      Drives

    • C. 

      Driving

    • D. 

      Drove

    • E. 

      Was driving

  • 6. 
    ________ time do you spend on your homework every day? 
    • A. 

      How much

    • B. 

      How well

    • C. 

      How many

    • D. 

      What

    • E. 

      A few

  • 7. 
    There's some ____________ on the table.
    • A. 

      Cookie

    • B. 

      Cookies

    • C. 

      Bread

    • D. 

      Breads

    • E. 

      No one of the above is correct

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Are

    • B. 

      Was

    • C. 

      Has

    • D. 

      Had

    • E. 

      Were

  • 9. 
    The cafeteria is ________ the restaurant.
    • A. 

      Cheaper than

    • B. 

      More cheap than

    • C. 

      Cheaper

    • D. 

      Cheap than

    • E. 

      Most cheaper than

  • 10. 
    If we ____________ a reservation, we won't get a table.
    • A. 

      Aren't making

    • B. 

      Weren't making

    • C. 

      Don't make

    • D. 

      Wouldn't make

    • E. 

      Didn't make

  • 11. 
    _________ for a long time.
    • A. 

      I haven't been

    • B. 

      I wasn't been here

    • C. 

      I'm not being here

    • D. 

      I'm not here

    • E. 

      I hadn't been here

  • 12. 
    She ________ everywhere for her favorite perfume. So far she hasn't found it.
    • A. 

      Has looked

    • B. 

      Looking

    • C. 

      Been looking

    • D. 

      Looked

    • E. 

      Was looking

  • 13. 
    "What television shows did you watch when you were a child?" "I _________ watch comedies.
    • A. 

      Was

    • B. 

      Liked

    • C. 

      Used to

    • D. 

      Did

    • E. 

      Liked to

  • 14. 
    I have only _______ money with me.
    • A. 

      Two or three

    • B. 

      A little

    • C. 

      A few

    • D. 

      A

    • E. 

      Many

  • 15. 
    The secretary asked me ________ I wanted to meet with.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      How

    • C. 

      Why

    • D. 

      When

    • E. 

      Whom

  • 16. 
    If I __________ more people, I'd invite them.
    • A. 

      Would know

    • B. 

      have known

    • C. 

      Know

    • D. 

      Knew

    • E. 

      Did know

  • 17. 
    "I made an apple pie yesterday." "Really? ________ one before?
    • A. 

      Were you ever made

    • B. 

      Did you ever been making

    • C. 

      Have you ever made?

    • D. 

      Had you ever made

    • E. 

      Have you ever made

  • 18. 
    I had _____ soup and a sandwich for lunch.
    • A. 

      A few

    • B. 

      A lot of

    • C. 

      Many

    • D. 

      Much

    • E. 

      Some

  • 19. 
    "Iforgot my keys on the desk. _________ giving me a lift home?
    • A. 

      Could you

    • B. 

      Can you

    • C. 

      Will you

    • D. 

      Would you

    • E. 

      Would you mind

  • 20. 
    She always gets good evaluations. She must be ________ employee in the company.
    • A. 

      The most valuable

    • B. 

      More valuable

    • C. 

      The valuable

    • D. 

      Valuable

    • E. 

      Best

  • 21. 
    The movie was over before we had time _________ the plot
    • A. 

      For understand

    • B. 

      For understanding

    • C. 

      to understand

    • D. 

      Understanding

    • E. 

      Understand

  • 22. 
    I'm glad you called me. If you __________, I would have worried about you.
    • A. 

      Wouldn't call

    • B. 

      Haven't called

    • C. 

      Aren't calling

    • D. 

      Hadn't called

    • E. 

      Didn't call

  • 23. 
    "What did Rebecca say?" " She said she _________ everyone.
    • A. 

      have invited

    • B. 

      Was invited

    • C. 

      Isn't invited

    • D. 

      Had invited

    • E. 

      Invited

  • 24. 
    Before  __________ a decision on what to order, John asked the waiter for his recommendation.
    • A. 

      Make

    • B. 

      Made

    • C. 

      Making

    • D. 

      Being made

    • E. 

      Any answer is right

  • 25. 
    There isn't ______ milk left. I need to go out and get some.
    • A. 

      Many

    • B. 

      Some

    • C. 

      No

    • D. 

      A

    • E. 

      Any

  • 26. 
    That student passed in her oral exams ______ speaking English at every opportunity.
    • A. 

      By

    • B. 

      Because

    • C. 

      From

    • D. 

      With

    • E. 

      To

  • 27. 
    If you don't slow down, you _______ have a heart attack.
    • A. 

      Would

    • B. 

      Will

    • C. 

      Can

    • D. 

      Must

    • E. 

      May

  • 28. 
    If you ________ eating so much junk food, you'll lose weight.
    • A. 

      Stopped

    • B. 

      Stop

    • C. 

      Might stop

    • D. 

      Are stopping

    • E. 

      Will stop

  • 29. 
    "Sorry I can't go swimming today". "_____________________ "
    • A. 

      How about swimming?

    • B. 

      Let's go swimming.

    • C. 

      OK. Maybe some other time

    • D. 

      Why don't you ask Richard?

    • E. 

      OK. thanks.

  • 30. 
    "____________________________" " Sure. Right over there".
    • A. 

      Can I help you?

    • B. 

      Excuse me.

    • C. 

      Do you have any bathing suits?

    • D. 

      Do you need any help?

    • E. 

      What do you need?

  • 31. 
    " Do you have a minute?" " _________________"
    • A. 

      Sure. What's up?

    • B. 

      It's a quarter past six.

    • C. 

      Why don't you ask Roger?

    • D. 

      Sorry. I can't.

    • E. 

      Just a little.

  • 32. 
    " _________________ " "OK. I'll take it."
    • A. 

      These running shoes are really comfortable.

    • B. 

      Do you have any windbreakers?

    • C. 

      How much is it?

    • D. 

      It's fifteen dollars

    • E. 

      How many would you like?

  • 33. 
    " How's it going?" "____________________"
    • A. 

      Not too well.

    • B. 

      Not really

    • C. 

      I never go anywhere.

    • D. 

      To Washington, DC.

  • 34. 
    "Could you do me a favor?" "______________________"
    • A. 

      Sure. What do you need?

    • B. 

      Sure you can.

    • C. 

      Sure I do

    • D. 

      So what?

    • E. 

      What do you want to do?

  • 35. 
    "How do you feel about fast food?" "________________"
    • A. 

      Not at all

    • B. 

      I'd rather not

    • C. 

      Fine, thanks.

    • D. 

      It depends on the food.

    • E. 

      Well, that's one way to look at it.

  • 36. 
    "How was your dinner?" "_________________"
    • A. 

      It was great! I'm swamped.

    • B. 

      It's on the tip of my tongue.

    • C. 

      A piece of cake.

    • D. 

      Out of this world.

    • E. 

      I know what you mean.

  • 37. 
    "I'm really sleepy." "____________________"
    • A. 

      Calm down

    • B. 

      Why don't you take a nap?

    • C. 

      Well, don't jump to conclusions.

    • D. 

      I see what you mean.

    • E. 

      I'd rather not.

  • 38. 
    "Promiss me you won't do that again". "____________________"
    • A. 

      I'll say.

    • B. 

      You can say that again.

    • C. 

      I give you my word.

    • D. 

      I know what you mean.

  • 39. 
    "Want to see a movie?" "___________________"
    • A. 

      Well, I'm supposed to do my homework.

    • B. 

      Sorry. I'm drawing a blank.

    • C. 

      No wonder.

    • D. 

      Not offhand.

  • 40. 
  • 41. 
    First read the sentences. Then, read the paragraphs and mark the correct answer.1. Dorothy and Patrick are ___________.
    • A. 

      Day care workers

    • B. 

      Friends

    • C. 

      Parents

    • D. 

      Engineers

  • 42. 
    2. Their new jobs _____________.
    • A. 

      Are more interesting

    • B. 

      Are near home

    • C. 

      Have day care

    • D. 

      Have flexible schedules

  • 43. 
    3. Their lives used to be _____________.
    • A. 

      More stressful

    • B. 

      Busier

    • C. 

      Less exciting

    • D. 

      More convenient

  • 44. 
    4. Now Dorothy and Patrick ___________.
    • A. 

      Go to work at 7:30

    • B. 

      Don't have to work every day

    • C. 

      Make more money

    • D. 

      Don't have to work fourty hours a week

  • 45. 
    5. The two paragraphs are the beginning of an article. The article is probably about ________. 
    • A. 

      How to find child care

    • B. 

      How to find better jobs

    • C. 

      Working mothers

    • D. 

      The advantages of flexible work schedules

  • 46. 
    Read the text below and decide which answer A, B or C best fits each space.                                  MY CAREER My name is Helena. Although I did well at school and managed to (1) ............ all my exams when I was 18, I decided not to go to university. I wanted to make lot of money instead. I (2) ........... for three jobs with large international companies and (3) ............ an interview with one of them the following week. They offered me the job. I was now Helena Roberts - Assistant Marketing Manager!   For the first two years I (4) ............ very little money, but I worked conscientously.  As a result, I soon (5) ............ promoted. My dream was to become Managing Director. That was my first big mistake. The company closed down a month later and I was (6) .......... redundant!  In my next job, the working conditions were awful. I wanred to (7) ............ and look for something else. My colleagues, however, persuaded me   to (8) ............ on strike with them for better pay. That, of course, was my second big mistake. The boss immediately (9) ........... us the sack! It was six months before I found another job.   I've been with my present company for five years now. I am extremely happy and intend to stay here until I (10) .............. at 65. I no longer dream of being Managing Director. Having a job is enough for me.  1   A pass          B take            C succeed  2   A looked        B applied       C offered  3   A went          B attended     C made  4   A gained       B won            C earned  5   A became     B got             C took  6   A made        B become       C told  7   A resign       B dismiss        C release  8   A make        B go                C put  9   A put           B showed        C gave10   A retire        B graduate       C withdraw