Grammar 1 Underline the correct words.0 Alice is really nice. She always deals with people in a(n)friendly ...
3 My brother sometimes uses my .... which means I often get tired. mobile phone,4 I live a long way from school, ...
7 Put the words in the correct order.0 Jemma / generosity / What / about / like / is / I / her What I like about Je...
12 Write the words.tennis .............................. ................
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Pretest b+ 3 p 2012

this workshop was developed from August 30th to August 31st for B+ learners.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Business      Technology      
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Transcripts - Pretest b+ 3 p 2012

  • 1. Grammar 1 Underline the correct words.0 Alice is really nice. She always deals with people in a(n)friendly / interesting way.1 Canadians and South Africans speak English in a(n)excitement / different way.2 The horror film on TV last night made me scream with interest / fear.3 I managed to finish the book with interest / difficulty because it was so boring.4 I looked at Georgia with surprise / enthusiasm because she’d changed so much.5 Our teacher presents all her lessons in a(n)fun / excitement way. 2 Underline the correct words.0 Tennis is a sport, the origins of that / which go back many centuries.1 I’ve got two brothers who / whose are fanatical about football.2 This is the pitch where / which David Beckham played his first match.3 I’m not keen on sports what / which are too competitive.4 Isn’t that the player whose / that accident kept him out of the game for most of the season?5 I went to a school what / that encouraged all sports. 3 Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs.0 Why did you say you knew (know) the answer?1 They said they ..............................(have) to go as it was getting late.2 Mum said she ..............................(feel) well so she’s gone to bed.3 You said you ..............................(be) late, so why were you?4 Jack told me he ..............................(forget) his keys so he couldn’t get in.5 Peter told me he ..............................(can) cook but I didn’t really believe him! 4 Underline the correct words.0 Jack always offers to pay / paying when we go out.1 Louisa never stops to listen / listening. She should slow down!2 How can Joss afford to buy / buying so many new clothes?3 I don’t mind tohelp / helping Mum in the kitchen because I like cooking.4 Matt suggested togo / going to the cinema.5 We tried to get / getting tickets for the concert but it was sold out. 5 Match the two parts of the sentences. A B0 Emma denied .... to teach me to drive.1 I have always encouraged .... you to follow your dreams.2 Dad has promised 0 using her brother’s laptop.3 David told .... playing tennis at the weekend.4 Jon suggested .... you not to open that door.5 We warned .... me not to say anything. 6 Match the two parts of the sentences. A B0 I forgot my wallet, .... which means I’m often late for school.1 Cycling is an endurance sport, .... which makes me angry.2 I don’t like getting up early, 0 which meant I had to borrow some money.
  • 2. 3 My brother sometimes uses my .... which means I often get tired. mobile phone,4 I live a long way from school, .... which makes it hard to meet up with friends during the week.5 I have to train hard every day, .... which means you have to be really fit. ___/5 marks
  • 3. 7 Put the words in the correct order.0 Jemma / generosity / What / about / like / is / I / her What I like about Jemma is her generosity.1 pushy / you / Sally / What / is / forget / really / that/ is ........................................................................................................................2 wrong / doesn’t / done / Matt / what / know / he’s ........................................................................................................................3 is / rudeness / amazes / John’s / What / me ........................................................................................................................4 I’ve / what / You / believe / won’t / heard ........................................................................................................................5 yesterday / I / what / remember / said / I / don’t ........................................................................................................................ 8 Complete the sentences with would or used to. Use would where possible.0 As I child I would often read for hours on end.1 .............................. (you) do any sport at school?2 Mum .............................. let us stay up late on special occasions when we were very young.3 I .............................. like green vegetables but now I do.4 I .............................. have a pet rabbit called Graham.5 We .............................. visit our grandparents every summer.Vocabulary 9 Complete the sentences with the phrases. from top to bottom back to front inside out upside down from head to toe the wrong way round0 I cleaned my bedroom from top to bottom the other day.1 After playing rugby I was covered in mud .........................................2 If you turn your pullover ........................................ , no one will see the coffee stain.3 You must have your T-shirt on ........................................ − it looks very strange.4 If you hang ........................................ for long enough, all your blood will rush to your head.5 You’ve got the numbers ......................................... It’s 348, not 438. 10 Underline the correct words.0 How can you waste / have so much time on the internet?1 I had / wasted the time of my life in Australia. It was brilliant.2 I suppose it’s normal to want to give / spend your teachers a hard time.3 We’ll have a bit of time to murder / kill at the airport before our flight.4 I really enjoy spending / giving time alone.5 I really don’t give / have much time for Harry. He’s so lazy. 11 Complete the sentences with the correct prepositions.0 I ran out of time so I couldn’t finish the test.1 Who is the greatest footballer ............... all time in your opinion?2 Well, it seemed like a good idea ............... the time but now I’m not so sure!3 We got to the film just ............... time to catch the beginning.4 I’m taking some time ............... next month as I’m exhausted and need a break.5 Time’s ............... − stop writing please.
  • 4. 12 Write the words.tennis .............................. ............................................................ .............................. .............................. 13 Complete the words. 0 We’re going to the rink later to watch the ice hockey. Do you want to come? 1 As soon as the boxer stepped into the r.................... everyone started booing. 2 My parents bought me a new hockey s.................... this year. 3 Mark was so angry after losing his tennis match that he broke his r.................... . 4 I wear contact lenses so I can’t swim without g.................... . 5 The football match was cancelled because there was too much snow on the p.................... . 14 Put the underlined letters in the correct order and make words. 0 I enjoy being with Sarah because she’s always so abtupe. upbeat 1 I’m sure Sally will get to the top as she’s so shypu. .............................. 2 There are a lot of mistakes in your homework. Try not to be so slacseer .............................. in future. 3 Ben can be so etaronscindie. He just doesn’t think about his parents or .............................. neighbours when he plays loud music. 4 Laura is very slowhal. She’s only interested in fashion and gossip. .............................. 5 Uncle Jack is quite eccretnic. In fact a lot of people think he’s mad. .............................. 15 Complete the sentences. 0 I’ve beaten James at tennis five times in a row. 1 Mum’s always ............... a hurry. She never seems to slow down. 2 Stella called last night ............... a panic. I could hardly understand what she was saying. 3 I’m sorry I left your DVDs at home ............... accident. 4 I’d like to have a word with you ............... private if possible. 5 You gave me the wrong address ............... purpose, didn’t you? 16 Are the sentences true (T) or false (F)? 0 An approachable person is easy to talk to. T 1 A smug person is always pleased with himself. .... 2 A witty person is quite serious and boring. .... 3 A scatty person is always forgetting things. .... 4 A bubbly person is usually downbeat. .... 5 A hypocritical person always does what he says he’ll do. ....

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