Level Assessment Test Engels
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
 
Shave that ridiculous moustache, ......?
    OK
    shall you
    will you
    no
 
Choose the phrase that best completes each sentence.
U kunt kiezen uit: in order to - so as not to - so as to - so that - in case - for
Mary washes the toilet seat catch any diseases.
I always carry a torch with me I get lost at night.
speak English properly, you need to follow lessons and practice as much as possible.
He always leaves his keys in the door he can get out of the house if there's a fire.
While travelling in Muslim countries, women are advised to dress modestly offend locals.
When I retire I ...... for forty years
    will have worked
    have worked
    work
    worked
 
I ...... the report by Monday.
    will not have finished
    have not finished
    am not finished
    am not finishing
 
On my parents' next wedding anniversary, they ...... married for twenty-five years.
    are
    have been
    will have been
    are going to be
 
Did you have your shoes shined?
    No, I shined them myself.
    No, I shined them
 
Have you had your house painted?
    No, we painted it ourselves.
    No, we painted it.
 
Read both sentences carefully.
Tick the correct sentence.
    Where should I deposit old newspapers and glass?
    Where I should deposit old newspapers and glass?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    Who drank my coke?
    Who did drink my coke?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    What does Mark say about his new job?
    What says Mark about his new job?
 
Tick the correct sentence.
    How frequently they collect the rubbish around here?
    How frequently do they collect the rubbish around 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
 
It took a long time, but I ...... repair the car.
    managed to
    can
    would
 
At what age ...... you get a driving license?
    might
    can
    would
 
In this country, boys ...... do military service.
    don't have to
    must not
    should not
 
Choose the answer that best completes each sentence.
Jennifer was upset because Paul .......
    hadn't telephoned
    has not telephoned
    telephones
 
If only I ...... before we left.
    eat
    ate
    have eaten
    had eaten
 
Choose correct or incorrect to indicate whether the sentence is punctuated correctly.
U kunt kiezen uit: correct - incorrect
Brad Pitt, who is American and a smoker, is my favourite actor.
J.K. Rowling who is the author of the Harry Potter books is one of the world's wealthiest women.
Berlin, which is a rather chaotic city, is quite peaceful in some parts.
The woman, holding the baby, is my sister.
Sesame Street which is a children's television programme, has been broadcast in many languages for over thirty years.
Which question best reflects the meaning of the first question?
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 film begin?
    Do you know what time the film begins?
    Do you know what time does the film begin?
 
Is there a non-smoking section?
    Can you tell me is there a no-smoking section?
    Can you tell me if there is a non-smoking section?
 
Choose the sentence that most accurately reflects the initial sentence.
Bob said "My dog died two years ago".
    Bob told me when his dog died two years ago.
    Bob told me that his dog had died two years ago.
 
Three thousand years ago there were tigers in England.
    It said on this TV programme that there were tigers in England three thousand years ago.
    It said on this TV programme that there had been tigers in England three thousand years ago.
 
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.
 
Choose the answer that best completes each sentence.
U kunt kiezen uit: will - would - have - had - does
You not have caught a cold if you'd taken your coat.
If you run a bit faster, you would have won.
It would been better if you had asked me for help.
We would have got better tickets if we booked earlier.
The team have won if Jones had played better.
Complete each phrase by adding the correct preposition.
Don?t talk ... that tone of voice to me, young man.
    with
    in
    about
 
... my opinion, you?re wrong. I?d check the answers again if I were you.
    to
    in
    of
 
He?s a PhD student ... the present time.
    at
    in
    on
 
Anne graduated ... university with honours.
    at
    in
    from
 
That?s just typical ... you to give up just when the going gets tough.
    for
    of
    -
 
This on-line test consists ... three parts: grammar, vocabulary and reading comprehension.
    with
    of
    in
 
We need proof ? his story; he is known to stretch the truth.
    for
    of
    by
 
I love walking ... the rain, especially in the summer.
    in
    under
    through
 
If you are not sure, ask ... John.
    to
    with
    -
 
Don?t approach ... the dog.
    to
    by
   
 
`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
The chairman will be ... a statement to the press later today.
    doing
    making
 
Maria does not like to ? the ironing.
    do
    make
 
This car will ... 200km in 7 seconds!
    make
    do
 
I am in the field of education. How do you ... your living?
    make
    do
 
I?m just going to ... a quick phone call.
    make
    do
 
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.
Complete each sentence with the correct word from the list. You may use some words more than once. Note that not every word below has a matching sentence.
Voorbeeld: domain - area - item - room - place
I propose that we discuss three of the agenda first, as it?s obviously the most important.
Research and development is one in which we must not make any personnel cuts; the future of the organisation depends on it.
Public software is free: it can be used by anybody.
Her work is adequate but there is always for improvement.
I felt totally out of at the Ph.D. defence; I could barely understand what they were talking about.
Choose the definition that most clearly reflects the CAPITALISED idiomatic expression.
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.
 
What?s the BOTTOM LINE here?
    Are we going to make a profit?
    What are you trying to say?
    What is the minimum requirement?
 
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.
 
Choose the correct plural for each of the following words'.
crisis
    crisises
    crises
    crisis'
 
bacterium
    bacteriums
    bacteria
    bacterium's
 
laptop
    laptops
    laptop's
    laptops'
 
woman
    woman's
    wiman
    women
 
leaf
    leafs
    leaves
    leaf's