Level Assessment Test Engels
Put this in the letterbox, ......?
    shall I
    eh
    no
    will you
 
Let's not dwell on past failures, ......?
    no
    shall we
    don't they
    OK
 
Your parents were missionaries, ......?
    eh
    no
    aren't they
    weren't they
 
He's got a tatoo on his bum, ......?
    hasn't he
    is he
    no
    does he
 
Choose the word or phrase that best completes each sentence.
U kunt kiezen uit: for - so as to - so as not to - in case - so that
I always bring a good book with me I don't get bored.
Our petty cash is kept in a safe in the office encourage thieves.
We keep a fire extinguisher in the kitchen of fire.
Always carry a notebook and pen writing down useful information.
The magician always carries his cards entertain the audience.
In a couple of years the children ...... home and we'll be able to get a smaller house.
    will leave
    will have left
    left
    are leaving
 
They ...... a cure for cancer by the end of the century.
    will not have found
    will not be finding
    aren't finding
 
By the time you finish this course your English ...... considerably.
    improves
    improved
    has improved
    will have improved
 
Have you had your house painted?
    No, we painted it ourselves.
    No, we painted it.
 
Did you have your hair cut?
    No, I cut it.
    No, I cut it myself.
 
Read both sentences carefully.
Tick the correct sentence.
    How frequently they collect the rubbish around here?
    How frequently do they collect the rubbish around here?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    Where do keep they the first aid kit?
    Where do they keep the first aid kit?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    What think you of my writing?
    What do you think of my writing?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    How did you know I would be here?
    How you knew I would be here?
 
Choose the word that best completes each sentence.
We ...... win, but I don't think there's much chance.
    should
    may
    have to
    ought to
 
I think you ...... try to relax more.
    would
    should
    shall
 
He's not answering his mobile. He ...... still be in the meeting.
    may
    can
    would
 
You absolutely ...... read the Harry Potter books.
    must
    should
    ought to
 
Choose the answer that best completes each sentence.
When Leon came in, we all knew exactly where he .......
    had been
    is
    was
    has been
 
All the roads were blocked: it ...... all night long.
    had been snowing
    snowed
    was snowing
 
Choose correct or incorrect to indicate whether the sentence is punctuated correctly.
U kunt kiezen uit: correct - incorrect
A woman who my sister knows has just bought the house next door.
The job that he got wasn't very interesting.
Dorothy, who does my hair, has just had a baby.
She married a man from Belfast which she met on a bus.
I poured him a glass of wine what he drank at once.
Which question best reflects the meaning of the first question?
How much is the steak?
    Can you tell me how much the steak is?
    Can you tell me how much is the steak?
 
How do they serve the fish?
    Do you know how to serve the fish?
    Do you know how they serve the fish?
 
What time does the restaurant close?
    Can you tell me when the restaurant closes?
    Can you tell me what time the restaurant close?
 
Choose the sentence that most accurately reflects the initial sentence.
Churchill said, "this day will live in infamy".
    Churchill says that this day lives in infamy.
    Churchill said that this day would live in infamy.
    Churchill said that this day will live in infamy.
 
He saw Penny a couple of days ago.
    He said he saw Penny a couple of days ago.
    He said he had seen Penny a couple of days ago.
 
Shakespeare didn't speak French.
    The professor said Shakespeare had not spoken French.
    The professor said Shakespeare did not speak French.
 
Match the phrases to make complete sentences.
U kunt kiezen uit: I do things different - I would have invited you along - I will take you with - I would have asked for a refund - I never would have bought it - I never bought this machine - I might have done things differently - I will save more. - I could have saved more money.
If I had known we were going away, .
If I had known you were in town, .
If had known this machine would use so much energy, .
If I had had the wisdom of old age in my youth, .
If I had known about their exchange policy, .
Complete each phrase by adding the correct preposition.
Don?t approach ... the dog.
    to
    by
   
 
Who was responsible ... taking care of the car?
    of
    for
    with
 
The model is aimed ? a much younger crowd.
    at
    by
    towards
 
He is interested ... most sports.
    by
    in
    with
 
Silvia has to look ? her sick husband.
    for
    at
    after
 
Nobody may enter ... the room before the professor.
    -
    by
    to
 
She?s very good ... languages.
    in
    by
    at
 
What is the reason ... your sudden change ... attitude?
    for - in
    of - by
    of - of
 
He?s a PhD student ... the present time.
    at
    in
    on
 
Our profits fell ... by almost 15% last year.
    -
    over
    down
 
`a? or ?an? ? Decide which to use with the following words and phrases.
Voorbeeld: a situation / an exciting situation
NS pass
invitation
honourable discharge
read-only-file
X-ray
My assistant is one of the best. I couldn?t possibly ... without her.
    do
    make
 
Son, you?ve ... a mistake. 1 + 1 is not 3.
    made
    done
 
Is anyone going to ... the dishes?
    do
    make
 
I?ve been working since early this morning; I could ? with a cup of coffee.
    do
    make
 
Maria does not like to ? the ironing.
    do
    make
 
Please match the phrasal verb with its equivalent one-word verb form from the context provided in each of the sentences given below. Please note that the verb need not agree with the subject or be in the correct tense form.
Voorbeeld: Choose from the following: (a) to find out ? (b) look back ? (c) give out - (d) point out (e) put off
My grandmother often REMINISCES about the ?old days? when she was still a school teacher and taught in a one-room school house.
It did not take the professor much time to ESTABLISH that many ideas put forth by Paul in his paper as being his own were in fact used by another in a class in the previous term.
You really should get back to work! If you constantly PROCRASTINATE and push your deadlines like that, you will not help anybody, much less help yourself or your career.
In his spare time at the weekend Bobby DISTRIBUTES flyers at the university bookstore to make some extra money.
It is INDICATED very clearly on the proof of purchase that only an exchange is possible: I?m sorry but we cannot refund you.
Match the one-word verb form with its equivalent phrasal verb from the context provided in each of the sentences given below. Please note that the verb need not agree with the subject or be in the correct tense form.
Voorbeeld: Choose from the following: (a) use up ? (b) put up with (c) put off ? (d) read over ? (e) back down
Could you do me a favour and PERUSE my report?
If we do not start looking into other energy alternatives, we will EXHAUST our supply of fossil fuels by 2020.
Do you think Jacques will YIELD to their demands? He?s usually such a stubborn individual.
If I were you, I simply would not TOLERATE that behaviour in my classroom.
Maybe we should POSTPONE the meeting until our associate is back from holidays.
Choose the definition that most clearly reflects the CAPITALISED idiomatic expression.
Don?t worry. I?m sure he?ll PUT IN A GOOD WORD FOR YOU.
    He will talk kindly about you.
    He will recommend you.
    He will mention you as a reference in his next publication.
 
It took the new university canteen two years to BREAK EVEN.
    They did not begin to make a profit until the 2nd fiscal year.
    They went bankrupt after two years.
    They did not begin to make a profit until the 3rd fiscal year.
 
Thank you but I really have ENOUGH ON MY PLATE already.
    I?ve already eaten.
    I couldn?t eat another bite. That means no room for dessert either, I?m afraid.
    I have so much work to do as it is.
 
Choose the correct plural for each of the following words'.
crisis
    crisises
    crises
    crisis'
 
goose
    gooses
    goose's
    geese
 
woman
    woman's
    wiman
    women
 
tomato
    tomatos
    tomatoes
    tomato's
 
agenda
    agendae
    agenda's
    agendas