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Placement Test A

There are 30 multiple-choice questions and 1 written task in the test. Read the example and choose the correct answer to each question: a, b, c or d. Then do the written task.

Time limit: 45 minutes

0 …’s Storm? She’s at school.

 
a)
a)

Where

b) What

c) When

d) Who

1

At school last year I … wear black shoes.

a)

must b) mustn’t c) have to d) had to

2

This jacket is … . It’s too short for me.

a)

not long enough

b) long enough

c)

enough long

d) too long

3

They … live in Buenos Aires before they went to Madrid.

a)

were

b) used to c) had used to

d) use to

4

I’m not sure if I’ll go to the party. I … stay at home.

a)

must

b) has to

c) mustn’t

d) might

5

That’s Mr Thomson. He’s the teacher … gives us a lot of tests.

a)

when

b) which

c) who

d) where

6

They don’t live here, …

a)

don’t they?

b) do they?

c) are they?

d)

aren’t they?

7

Now my life’s more exciting … it was before!

a)

than

b) as

c) from

d) of

8

I … go to school but I have lessons with a teacher every day.

a)

mustn’t

b) shouldn’t

c) don’t have to

d)

haven’t

9

Have you got … plans for the future?

a)

a

b) any

c) the

d) some

10

People often … me advice about what I should do when I leave school.

a)

to give

b) give

c) are giving

d) giving

11

I love solving mysteries and … out about people and their secrets.

a)

to find

b) finding

c) find

d) found

12

Miss Grey is … teacher at my school.

a)

a

b) the

c) -

d) an

13

… going to the cinema?

a)

Let’s

b) Shall we

c) How about

d)

Why don’t we

14

… she like classical music?

a)

Can’t

b) Don’t

c) Aren’t

d) Doesn’t

15

Will doesn’t like school, … he always goes to English classes.

a)

and

b) but

c) because

d) so

16

Vasi is Bulgarian, but her friends are British. … are in London now.

a) They

b) Their

c) They’re

d) There

17 Liz can … .

a)

very well draw

b) draw very good

c)

draw very well

d) very good draw

18 Now I’m a good swimmer, but when I was a child I … swim at all.

a)

can’t

b) couldn’t

c) didn’t manage to

d)

could

19 They … their grandparents.

a)

are often visiting

b) visit often

c)

often visit

d) are visiting often

20

I … my friends when James Davies (he’s the director) saw me.

a)

watched

b) watching

c) was watching

d)

used to watch

21 was snowing when I … to bed last night.

It

a)

was going b) used to go c) going

d) went

22 ‘What shall I do?’, she … to herself.

b) thought

23 The accident was all our fault. We blame …

a) think

c) thinked

d) thinking

a) us.

b) ourselves.

c) our.

d) ours.

24 Hey, mum. Can I invite … friends this evening?

a) a little

b) not much

c) a few

d) not many

25 Go … the street until you reach the traffic lights, then turn left.

a) through

b) across

c) round

d) along

26 South America is a lot bigger than Europe. It’s … big.

a) very

b) fairly

c) quite

d) at all

27 Congratulations! You won the lottery. What … with the money?

a)

are you going to do

b) are you doing

c)

will you do

d) do you do

28 What … this evening?

a)

are you going

b) are you doing

c)

you are doing

d) will you do

29 Don’t worry. I … forget you.

a)

might not

b) won’t

c)

‘m not going

d) ‘m not

30 know it’s stupid but I’m frightened of the dark.

I

I

… worry so much.

a)

should to

b) shouldn’t c) should

d)

shouldn’t to

Writing Write about a holiday or trip from your past. Write 60 – 80 words.

Paragraph 1:

Where did you go? Who did you go

Paragraph 2:

with? What was the journey like? What was the place like? What did

Paragraph 3:

you do? What did you see? How did you feel? Did you enjoy it? Do you want to go there again? Why?

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