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Unit 1

Progress
DiagnosticTest
TestA
Vocabulary

Grammar

1 Look at the pictures and write the names of
instruments and the words for the musicians
who play these instruments.

3 Complete the sentences with the present simple
form of the verbs in brackets.
a My sister
every day.

a

b I often
my friends.

(listen to) music
(go) to rock concerts with

c Our English teacher

b

(play) the piano.

d We

(sing) in a choir every weekend.

e He

(study) music at school.
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4 Complete the questions with Do or Does.

c

a

you play the guitar?

b

Harry play the drums?

c

Enrique Iglesias sing in English?

d

your parents like listening to
music?
4

d

5 Complete the questions with the words in the
box.
Who Where Why When
a

do you listen to music – at home
or at school?

e
b

do you listen to music – in the
morning or in the evening?

c

is your favourite musician?

d

do you like him/her?
4

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2 Complete the adjectives of opinion and match
them with their opposites from the box.
great boring sad fast loud
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nn

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d q

b My friend is late. (often)
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c She buys CDs. (once a week)

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a We do our homework. (always)

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6 Rewrite the sentences with the frequency
adverbs and frequency expressions in the
correct place.

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He (b) most types of music. Japan and the USA. but he (c) jazz. Kings of Leon and The Killers. There are three musicians in the band: Harry. Their favourite groups are Interpol.Unit 1 DiagnosticTest TestA Progress Reading d I listen to English songs. Harry is the vocalist and he also plays the guitar. They also like different types of music. They also play at different festivals in the UK. Charles and Jack. There is also a keyboardist. b don’t / singing / mind / We c doing / like / I / exams / don’t d hate / in / singing / They / class 1 Where are White Lies from? e to / He / music / likes / listening f classical / I / mind / to / don’t / listening / music 2 What instruments does Harry play? 6 8 Complete the text about Jake using the present simple affirmative or negative of the verbs in the box. Charles plays the bass guitar and Jack is the drummer. Tom. too. 5 Who are their musical influences? 10 O PH Voices 2 © Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011 TO CO PI A BL E 6 6 2 . who plays at their live concerts. love be hate like mind perform 3 Who plays the drums? 4 What countries do they often play in? Jake (a) from Scotland. Harry is a very good musician and plays the violin and the piano. White Lies often play in other countries. but he (e) playing the guitar and he often (f) at concerts. Europe. a the / She / playing / loves / guitar White Lies are a British indie rock band from West London. (hardly ever) 5 7 Order the words to make sentences. Japan and Germany. including the USA. Their first record is called Unfinished Business and their most famous song is called Death. (sometimes) 9 Read the text and answer the questions. e They speak Spanish in class. Their musical influences are 1980s bands like Joy Division and The Teardrop Explodes. Jake (d) singing.

1 Where are Showdown from? a Wales b Scotland c London 2 Who writes the songs for the band? a Paul and Mike b Paul and Andy c Mike and Andy 3 What groups does he/she like? 4 Does he/she go to concerts? When? 5 When does he/she usually listen to music? 3 What are their musical influences? a R&B b jazz and blues c dance music 4 What instrument does Andy play? a the guitar b He doesn’t play an instrument. c the drums 5 Where is their next gig? a Germany b Wales c London 10 10 points GRAMMAR 30 points READING 10 points WRITING 10 points LISTENING 10 points TOTAL 70 points O PH Voices 2 © Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011 TO CO PI A BL E 10 VOCABULARY 7 3 . 11 1 What is your friend’s name? Where does he/she live? 2 What music is he/she a fan of? 2 Listen and circle the correct answers.Unit 1 DiagnosticTest TestA Progress Writing Listening 10 Write about a friend of yours and the music he or she likes.

is your favourite musician? do you go to concerts – once or twice a month? c does Monika Brodka sing in Spanish? d instrument does your brother play? lively sad great slow quiet 4 nn 6 Rewrite the sentences with the frequency adverbs and frequency expressions in the correct place. e What Why Who How often a b 5 2 Complete the adjectives of opinion and match them with their opposites from the box. 5 4 Complete the questions with Do or Does. (twice a year) BL E 5 A e PI d c g CO r Voices 2 © Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011 TO c b e l ng O b f y PH a 8 4 . 3 Complete the sentences with the present simple form of the verbs in brackets. c a they live in England? b your mother like reggae music? c Jennifer Lopez play the saxophone? d d you sing in a choir? 4 5 Complete the questions with the words in the box. (watch) TV every (tidy) my room every c We on Wednesdays. b (start) at half (go) to piano lessons e My sister every Monday afternoon. a b I weekend. (never) ul d b My parents and I go on holiday.Unit 1 DiagnosticTest TestB Progress Vocabulary Grammar 1 Look at the pictures and write the names of instruments and the words for the musicians who play these instruments. (finish) school at 3 o’clock d Our music class past ten every Tuesday. t r a Our music classes are boring. a My father evening.

Charles plays the bass guitar and Jack is the drummer. too. Japan and Germany.Unit 1 DiagnosticTest TestB Progress Reading c He listens to classical music. White Lies are a British indie rock band from West London. and he sometimes (e) at school concerts. but he (f) at the concerts because he’s too shy. Harry is a very good musician and plays the violin and the piano. They also play at different festivals in the UK. Charles and Jack. 3 What does Tom do in the band? 4 Who’s the vocalist in the band? perform be sing like play love Rory (a) from Scotland. (sometimes) 5 7 Order the words to make sentences. who plays at their live concerts. Their musical influences are 1980s bands like Joy Division and The Teardrop Explodes. Their favourite groups are Interpol. Tom. He (b) listening to music. (often) 9 Read the text and answer the questions. (hardly ever) e We go to concerts. Japan and the USA. a doesn’t / He / choir / singing / mind / in / a b like / to / listening / music / punk / I c doing / We / homework / hate 1 What type of music do White Lies play? d don’t / going / concerts / They / like / to e the / She / playing / likes / piano 2 What instrument does Charles play? composing / friend / loves / My / music 6 8 Complete the text about Rory using the present simple affirmative or negative of the verbs in the box. Harry is the vocalist and he also plays the guitar. White Lies often play in other countries. d They send text messages. There are three musicians in the band: Harry. They also like different types of music. including the USA. but he (c) singing. Europe. There is also a keyboardist. Their first record is called Unfinished Business and their most famous song is called Death. He (d) the violin. Kings of Leon and The Killers. 5 What countries do they play in? 10 O Voices 2 © Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011 TO CO PI A BL E 6 PH f 9 5 .

b writing music. 11 1 What is your friend’s name? Where does he/she live? 2 What music is he/she a fan of? 2 Listen and circle the correct answers. c American bands... a Germany b France c the UK and Europe 10 VOCABULARY 10 points GRAMMAR 30 points READING 10 points WRITING 10 points LISTENING 10 points TOTAL 70 points O PH Voices 2 © Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011 TO CO PI A BL E 10 10 6 . 3 What groups does he/she like? 4 Does he/she go to concerts? When? 5 When does he/she usually listen to music? 3 What music do they hate? a dance music and techno b Irish music c traditional jazz and blues 4 Who plays the drums? a Andy b Mike c Paul 5 Showdown are going on tour around .Unit 1 DiagnosticTest TestB Progress Writing Listening 10 Write about a friend of yours and the music he or she likes. 1 Where do the members of Showdown live now? a Wales b Newport c London 2 What doesn’t Paul like? a playing the guitar.