The English Reading Test

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The English Reading Test

A - Form and Colour This is year-long course is perfect for people who want to learn about how to use a camera and who want to take it up as a profession. Students will learn how to use light and shade, colour and different shapes. The course will also teach students to change their work using computer technology. Tips will be given on how best to get started in the profession. B - Practice makes Perfect Learn about how to use computer software to make your work life easier. This course is designed for people who use computers regularly as part of their career, but who feel they are unable to make the most of the technology. Learn about new software for storing documents and photographs and keeping records. This evening class runs for t


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Harriet is 71, and is interested in painting and drawing. She would like to go somewhere in the summer where she can learn new tips and paint attractive scenery
    • A. 

      Form and Colour

    • B. 

      Practice makes Perfect

    • C. 

      Armchair Explorer

    • D. 

      Art Starter

    • E. 

      Wild Design

  • 2. 
    Belinda works for a large Art Company and she feels she needs to improve her computer skills. She already has a basic understanding of some common computer programmes, but she wants to learn how to organise her work and store information
    • A. 

      Form and Colour

    • B. 

      Practice makes Perfect

    • C. 

      Armchair Explorer

    • D. 

      Explore your Imagination

  • 3. 
    Jenny is interested in a career in design, and wants to learn how to create art and change photographs using special computer programmes. She wants a course that will fit into her normal school day.
    • A. 

      Technology for You

    • B. 

      Explore your Imagination

    • C. 

      Art Starter

    • D. 

      Form and Colour

  • 4. 
    George is unable to travel because he has difficulty walking, but he wants to learn more about the wildlife and scenery in different parts of the world.
    • A. 

      Form and Colour

    • B. 

      Art Starter

    • C. 

      Armchair Explorer

    • D. 

      Explore your Imagination

  • 5. 
    Chris wants a change in career, so he’s looking for a full-time course in which he can learn everything there is to know about photography and how to use computers to change and sell his work.
    • A. 

      Technology for You

    • B. 

      Practice makes Perfect

    • C. 

      Wild Design

    • D. 

      Form and Colour

  • 6. 
    What is the writer doing in this text?
    • A. 

      Reporting what happens in a new television series

    • B. 

      Giving information about how colours influence us

    • C. 

      Giving information about a television presenter

    • D. 

      Giving his opinion of a recent television show

  • 7. 
    Which of the following shows the probable content of the four shows?
    • A. 

      Part 1 – Cleaning Products; Part 2 – Make-up; Part 3 – Clothes; Part 4 – Food Part 1 – Cleaning Products; Part 2 – Make-up; Part 3 – Clothes; Part 4 – Food

    • B. 

      Part 1 – Meeting Designers; Part 2 – Meeting People who Name Colours; Part 3 – Meeting Doctors; Part 4 – Meeting Scientists

    • C. 

      Part 1 – Blue and Black; Part 2 – Red and Orange; Part 3 – White and Grey; Part 4 – Green and Yellow

    • D. 

      Part 1 – Health; Part 2 – Products and Industry; Part 3 – Emotions; Part 4 – Decisions

  • 8. 
    According to Verity, why is a knowledge of colour important?
    • A. 

      It can help you to choose the best products.

    • B. 

      It can help you to change people’s minds.

    • C. 

      It can help you to sell products.

  • 9. 
    Who does the writer respect least?
    • A. 

      Verity Allen

    • B. 

      The people who name lipsticks

    • C. 

      The scientists who work with mice

    • D. 

      The ‘Colour Doctor’

  • 10. 
    Which of the following would make a good title for the text?
    • A. 

      Another great show from Verity Allen! Five Stars!

    • B. 

      Enjoy it, but don’t believe everything.

    • C. 

      Don’t miss this if you work in Business!

    • D. 

      Watch this programme! It will make you healthy!

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