STAR Exeter English Language School - Placement Test
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Choose the right answer to complete each sentence. If the sentence is too difficult, you do not need to answer it.
1. I ______ British.
2. 'Is he British?' 'No, he ________.'
3. _________ are 3 cars in the street.
4. She lives _________ London.
5. How many brothers and _________ do you have?
6. I get ______ at 7 am every morning.
7. "Can I take your order?" "Yes, __________ a burger and a coca cola."
8. "Can you swim?" "No, I _______."
9. In England, you _________ smoke inside a building.
don't have to
10. Mary _______ at 8 o'clock every day.
11. Have you _______ to Paris?
12. I had a headache _________ I took an aspirin.
13. We're _____________ a party tomorrow.
14. I've lived here ____________ three years.
15. The opposite of beautiful is __________.
16. What time does the plane take __________?
17. "Which film do you want to see?" "It ______."
is no worry
18. I would like to go to the cinema but I __________ money.
don't have any
don't have some
no have any
no have some
19. If I pass my driving test, I _________ a car.
20. It ________ me 15 minutes to get home.
21. He didn't go to the cinema because he _________ the film before.
22. He's the man __________ house burnt down.
23. She refused _________ her brother with his homework.
24. He will keep looking for his glasses __________ he finds them.
25. I love watching _________ at the cinema.
26. If you don't know the meaning, look it _________ in your dictionary.
27. He _______ a lift to the station.
28. "I don't play tennis very much." "_________."
"I don't too"
"So don't I"
"Neither do I"
29. There are no lights on. They ___________ be at home.
30. I ___________ a lot of mistakes.
31. My grandfather ___________ about when he sailed around the world.
was talking often
used often talk
would often talk
32. My new computer, _______ was very expensive, isn't working.
33. I remembered ___________ sugar, but I forgot the milk!
34. My decision to go to university depends _____ my finances.
35. Thank you very much. You've been very _________.
36. I have _________ a lot of weight recently.
37. I have enjoyed _________ business with you.
38. He asked me _________ in the house.
not to smoke
39. If I'd seen him I _________ to tell him.
would have been able
40. I suggested _________ at 9 o'clock.
to set off
that we setted off
41. His face was white. He looked as if he __________ a ghost.
would have seen
42. I wish you ________ that.
43. She insisted on her employees ___________ smart clothes.
that they wore
44. She continued working despite ___________ ill.
that she felt
45. What is the opposite of a 'serious' crime?
an insignificant crime
a small crime
a petty crime
a non-serious crime
46. "How much did your house __________?" "£250,000."
47. Don't decide now. Play it by ________ when you get there.
48. At no time ________ involved with those people.
I have been
49. He ___________ it because he wasn't there.
can't has done
can't have done
mustn't have done
50. I would have liked __________ in the eighteenth century.
to had lived
to have lived
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