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TEST (modules 1&2) group A Name Class 1. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Complete the sentences with so or such Why is picking me up _________ a problem?

The children looked _________ bored at the party. But you`ve worked ________ hard I`m sure you`ll be OK. I`d no idea that it was ________ an interesting film. That concert was ________ exciting that I couldn`t get to sleep. 5/ 2. Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs in brackets and the adverbs of frequency 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Peter and Kate ____________ (drive) to work. never Sheila __________ (have) enough money to go out at weekends. seldom Ann ___________ (be) late for school. often I ___________ (play) tennis at the weekends. sometimes He _________ (behave) like this. always My brother _________ (wake up) before 8 a.m. rarely Jane _________ (be) at home on Saturday morning. usually 7/ 3. Put the verbs in brackets into the correct form of the present continuous or the present simple Mariella ___________ (stay) with her friend Lucy in Dublin at the moment and she (1) ____________ (really/enjoy) herself. She (2) _____________ (take) a course at Trinity College and (3) ______________ (plan) to be a translator when she finishes. She (4) ____________ (be) good at languages; she (5) _________________ (speak) French and German and she (6)____________ (now/learn) Chinese. She (7) _____________ (find) the language rather difficult but she (8) ___________ (get) good grades and is sure to pass her exams. Now, she (9) ____________ (sit) on a bench in the college campus with some classmates. Later, they (10) _____________ (go) into town for lunch. 10/ Underline the correct item 1. 2. 3. He was reading/read the newspaper when Ann was calling/called for help. My father peeled/was peeling the potatoes while my mother prepared/was preparing the sauce. Last year we were staying/stayed in a charming hotel in Sorrento. 6. Date 5. Points /100

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I was seeing/saw a lovely dog while I was walking/walked in the park today. 7/ Put the verbs in brackets into the past simple or the past continuous Dear Mum and Dad, I hope you are both well. We (1) ____________ (arrive) late Friday night and the beaches (2) ___________ (be) still crowded. People (3) _______________ (have) barbecues and (4) ______________ (dance) everywhere. We (5) _________ (drop) off our bags at the apartment and (6) ___________ (go) out. You`ll never guess who we ran into. We (7) ___________ (walk) down a narrow street when this man (8) ____________ (bump) into me. I was furious. I (9) ___________ (start) screaming at him when I suddenly (10) __________ (realise) it was our old neighbour Mr Brooke. He lives here now. I think we are going to have a great time here. I`ll write again soon. Love, Helen 10/ Complete the sentences with used to or would. Use both of them where appropriate.

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My uncle __________ (work) in a nuclear power plant but now he`s retired. My grandfather ___________ (be) a teacher before he retired. I _________ (go) camping with my parents every summer when I was in high school. He ________ (take) the bus to work before he bought a car. ___________ (you/like) cartoons when you were a child? My sister __________ (not/like) sports but now she does. 6/ Match the items to form phrases. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. shovel going to mow hanging out mop bungee prepare playing dig surfing take the watching ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ A B C D E F G H I J K L jumping a meal music rubbish out television the garden the cinema the floor with friends snow the net the lawn 12/

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Write the opposites. 1. generous __________ 2. young ____________ 3. honest ____________ 4. strong ____________ 5. patient ____________ 6. polite ____________ 7. tall ______________ 8. outgoing __________ 9. ugly _____________ 10. stupid ___________ 10/

12. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 13. noun (criminal) pickpocket robber _____________ vandal mugger _____________ noun (crime) pickpocketing _____________ kidnapping vandalism _____________ burglary 7/ 14. 1. 2. 3. 4. 1. 2. 3. 4.

Complete the gaps with the correct prepositions. I`m crazy _________ playing hockey and I`m on the school team. The witness became confused _________ all the questions the police asked him. I`m an expert _________ coins. I`m president of the coin collectors` club at school. Mary is angry ________ her lawyer as he failed to win the case. I was very upset ________ the burglary at my friend`s house. My brother is interested ________ history. He really enjoys reading about it. 6/ Use the words in brackets to form adjectives and complete the gaps. He is not as handsome as he was, but he`s still an _________ man. (attract) I`m sure she will be rich and famous one day because she`s a very _________ person. (ambition) She`s a __________ person who always stops to think before she does anything. (care) This bag is _________ - it has a hole in it. (use) 4/ Find the mistakes and write the correct expressions. Really? That`s believable! ________________________ I`m not pulling your nose. ________________________ Oh come on! That can be true! ________________________ Let`s go to the cinema tonight, should we? _____________________ 4/

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Complete the table. verb _____________ rob kidnap _____________ mug _____________

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Write the words for the definitions. someone who is robbed, hurt or killed by a criminal a person whose job is to protect a particular building trying to find out what happened somebody who makes sure the law is kept people who may be guilty of a crime somebody who carries out investigations Fill in: up, in, down, out, off. I had a terrible week. My car broke _________ and I had to take a taxi to work. He was very nervous as the plane was taking _________. Jon broke _________ with me, he no longer wants us to be together. She took _________ her first teaching post in 1998. Burglars broke __________ and stole my CD player. We`re taking my parents _________ for a meal tonight. 6/ v ________________ s ________________ i ________________ p ________________ s ________________ i ________________ 6/