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BERNARD HARTLEY & PETER VINEY

CONNECTIONS

TESTS

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Test 1 Units 1-20
SECTION 1 1 She 'II here next Tuesday.
won't
want to be
won't be

2 He'll be there for six hours.


before
until
since

3 What will they to talk about?


talking
talk
'II talk

4 Will I put it in a bag? Yes, please.


Shall
Would
Won't

5 My father wanted of me to be a teacher.


I
for
me

6 This dinner looks well.


badly.
good.
ill.

7 This question is too difficult for them to answer.


to
enough
two

8 I couldn't come because I had go to work.


had to
have
've got

9 How long have you will be able to drive?


be
been
was

10 I'd like to buy one, but I haven't got many money.


some
no
enough
11 Are you coming to the excursion today?
on
in
of

12 He speaks English bad than her.


worst
badly
worse

13 'Hello, my name's John.' 'Please to meet you.'


'I'm very well
'Pleased
'Thank you

14 'How age is she?' Twenty-three.'


many years
much time
old

15 Why does he want to go there?


go
goes
going

16 She's a good student. She's yet learned a lot of English.


already
very
ever

17 You wait for a train on the buffet.


destination.
platform.
restaurant.

18 Could you say me the code for Cambridge?


speak
talk to
tell

19 I like a toothbrush, please.


'd
had
'II

20 She's going to do it! She's doing it! She's did it!


Mark done
does
Out of
do
SECTION 2 Put these sentences into the future.

Must I work hard? Will I have to work hard?

1 He's here ....................................

2 Is she rich? ....................................

3 They aren't here. ....................................

4 He has to get up early. ....................................

5 He can't work very hard. ....................................

6 She can drive. ....................................

7 Must he get a haircut? ....................................

8 He needn't clean the toilets. ....................................

9 Can she find a job there? ....................................


Mark

Out of 10 It's ready. ....................................

SECTION 3 I'll go somewhere. Where will you go?

Now write five questions.

1 I'll be able to meet someone. ....................................

2 She couldn't remember something. ....................................

3 He's been able to save some money. ....................................

4 She'll have to travel somewhere. ....................................


Mark

Out of 5 He saw someone. ....................................

SECTION 4 Put these words in the sentences: by/of/in/on/from/into.

I'm the captain of this ship.

1 The passengers are . . . . . . . . deck.

2 The T.V. report came . . . . . . . . satellite.

3 The last jumper crashed . . . . . . . . the bar.

4 She washed the clothes . . . . . . . . detergent.


Mark

Out of 5 Where do you come . . . . . . . . ?


SECTION 5 Complete the sentences with opposite words.

A sweet wine A dry wine.

1 He played well. He played . . . . . . . . . . . .

2 It's better than mine. It's . . . . . . . . . . . . than mine.

3 He drove more slowly. He drove . . . . . . . . . . . .

4 They were second-hand. They were . . . . . . . . . . . .

5 They were late. They were . . . . . . . . . . . .

6 Toothpaste with fluoride. Toothpaste ............ fluoride.

7 She always works hard. She . . . . . . . . . . . . works hard.

8 She'II be able to do it. She . . . . . . . . . . . . be able to do it.

9 He does the same things. He does ............ things.


Mark

Out of 10 It smells expensive. It smells . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Test 2 Units 21-40
SECTION 1 1 Don't come to work while you feel better.
for
until
still

2 It's Mr Smith, isn't it?


isn't he?
is it?
is not it?

3 The plane's engines were in fire.


of
with
on

4 'Did you enjoy you ?' 'Yes, we did.'


yourself
yourselves
ourselves

5 Cats don't eat as much than dogs.


as
more
then

6 He doesn't speak very best.


good.
better.
well.

7 You don't know where she is. do you?


don't you?
isn't she?
is she?

8 I'm not his wife, is he?


aren't I?
is she?
am I?

9 It was very kind to you to invite us.


from
of
for

10 I spoke to her. She spoke to me. We spoke to ourselves.


each other.
us.
themselves.
11 'I don't like tea.' 'No, neither don't I.'
do
'd
like

12 Don't worry about the money.


for
from
after

13 He used to do it, but he doesn't more.


no
any
some

14 Tell Miss Davis mustn't to ring her boyfriend.


don't
shouldn't
not

15 He retired last year. He used to be a policeman.


was
did
use

16 I'm exciting in the news.


interesting
interested
interest

17 The news excitement me.


interesting
interest
interests

18 It's the restaurant who serves Indian food.


what
that
it

19 He's been waited for an hour.


waiting
waits
wait

20 You should went on a diet.


Mark gone
to go
Out of
go
SECTION 2 It's a nice day, isn't it?

Now complete these sentences.

1 You're studying English, . . . . . . . . . . . . ?

2 You speak some English, . . . . . . . . . . . . ?

3 English is an important language, . . . . . . . . . . . . ?

4 You haven't done this test before, . . . . . . . . . . . . ?


Mark

Out of 5 You didn't come to school on Sunday, . . . . . . . . . . . . ?

SECTION 3 He looked at himself. She looked at herself. They looked at themselves.

She looked at him. He looked at her. They looked at each other.

1 He saw her. She saw him. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2 I love you. You love me. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3 He's teaching himself. She's teaching herself. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4 I enjoyed myself. You enjoyed yourself. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Mark

Out of 5 She corrected me. I corrected her. ......................

SECTION 4 He lives in London. (Where?) Where does he live?

Now write ten questions.

1 She's been travelling for three hours. (How long?)

2 He should change his job. (Why?)

3 He prefers sports programmes. (What kind?)

4 She used to get up early. (What time?)

........................................
5 It weighs ten kilos. (How much?)

6 We'll land in two hours. (When?)

7 They had to wait for three hours. (How long?)

8 He's interested in pop music. (What?)

9 Draper smuggled trucks. (Who?)

Mark 10 That's the boy that broke the window. (Which boy?)
Out of
Test 3 Units 41-60
SECTION 1 1 She doesn't like watches television.
watch
watching
see

2 I'm tired to do the same thing every day.


of doing
doing
do

3 It may rain tomorrow.


wet
to rain
rains

4 'Have we got enough meat?' 'Yes, there's plenty meat.'


a bit
not enough
plenty of

5 'Is this the way to Bristol?' 'No, I afraid it isn't.'


'm afraid
'm afraid of
'm afraid for

6 'Did she go out last night?' 'I don't know. Ask her if she went out last night.'
did go
goes
gone

7 I've got no idea where it is.


is it.
it has.
is.

8 He doesn't know if it's open.


is it open.
if is open.
if its open.

9 What'll happen when the train stop?


'II stop?
stops?
will stop?

10 If it will be a girl, we'll call her Mary.


'II be
's
has
11 He was done 50 mph.
doing
drive
do

12 Dear Sir, Thank you of your letter...


from
to
for

13 When the police arrived the robbers had ran away.


gone.
went.
leaving.

14 The thief had taken all the wages.


have
is
did

15 I've been saving for 2 years. I've been saved £100.


had saved
been saving
saved

16 He's a tall man has a black beard.


with
have
and

17 I know! Why don't we go to Scotland?


do
do not
are

18 There was nobody in the street nor two youths.


expect
accept
except

19 It's a small town in the south England.


from
to
of

20 'What is it?' 'I don't know. It's may a plane.'


probably
Mark
probable
Out of sure
SECTION 2 Where did they go? Ask them where they went.

Has she got any money? Ask her if she's got any money.

Now write ten sentences.

1 Is her job interesting? ..........................................

2 How long has he been working? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3 How much have they done? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4 When did she begin living there? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

5 What time will they finish doing it? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6 Had John worked there before? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7 Do they know each other? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8 How much will she get if her horse wins? .............................

Mark 9 How fast was he going? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Out of
10 Is that the hotel they stayed in? ...................................

SECTION 3 She's been reading it for a week. (How many pages?)

How many pages has she read?

Now write ten questions.

1 I'd like some seats for the concert. (How many?) 6 He's saved £2,500. (How much?)

2 The fire had started in the office. (Where?) 7 A helicopter is trying to rescue a woman. (Who?)

3 He's the man she saw. (Which man?) 8 They've chosen a horse. (Which?)

4 Mrs Dove answered the door. (Who?) 9 He's driven a long way. (How far?)

Mark They'll do it when she comes. (What?)


5 He's been saving money. (How long?)
Out of
SECTION 4 Put these words into the sentences: during/yet/
already/while/for/until.

I haven't finished it yet.

1 We didn't wake up .......... 9 o'clock.

2 He arrived . . . . . . . . . . you were asleep.

3 I had an ice cream . . . . . . . . . . the film.

4 She was . . . . . . . . . . sitting there.


Mark
Out of 5 She's been waiting . . . . . . . . . . three years.

SECTIONS Complete these sentences.

You should book in advance.

1 'The Godfather' is . . . . . . . . . . the Mafia.

2 She lives . . . . . . . . . . home with her parents.

3 His teachers used to hit him .......... a cane.

4 He went straight . . . . . . . . . . bed.


Mark
Out of 5 The photograph i s . . . . . . . . . . the wall.

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Test 4 Units 61-80
SECTION 1 1 The bank manager had taken her park.
parking.
car park.
parking space.

2 He have been walking in the forest all day.


would
'd
was

3 This ring is made gold.


by
for
of

4 Cars are repaired at a garage.


have
had
can

5 The painting is cost a million pounds.


worth
price
paid

6 Eagles are protected from law.


with
by
of

7 She got his wife in 1968.


married
started
became

8 He's worked from an oil company for ten years.


for
by
of

9 I can't decide which the veal and the chicken.


from
between
among

10 I'm very fond prawns.


fond of
like
liking
11 I'd spend more money to hospitals.
with
on
by

12 If I were you, I 'd see a doctor.


shall
'II
were

13 If I see an accident, I would telephone the police.


have seen
would see
saw

14 What were you do, if you were very, very rich?


will
did
would

15 'Was it difficult?' 'Well, it was quiet hard!'


much
quite
many

16 He saw a tall man, dressed colour black.


in
in colour
of colour

17 I'm going to have my hair done.


made.
have cut.
be done.

18 I'm going to my father house in Samarra.


father's
fathers
fathers'

19 Why was he surprise?


surprises?
surprised?
shock?

20 Can't you service the car yourself?


yours?
Mark
self service?
Out of self?
SECTION 2 Make these sentences passive.

A man reported the accident. The accident was reported.

1 Someone cleans the street. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2 They are building a motorway. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3 They have discovered oil. ........................................

4 Somebody will spend the money. ..................................

5 The police had rescued the boy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6 We must find this man. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7 Nobody can do it! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8 Nobody will do it! ............................................

9 They may find more oil. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Mark
Out of 10 A reporter interviewed Dr Sowanso. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

SECTION 3 'I've got a cold', she said. She said she had got a cold.

Now report these sentences.

1 'It's my pen!', he said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2 'We can't come to the party', they said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3 'I play tennis very well', she said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4 'We've done a lot of homework', they said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

5 'I'm tired of examinations!', she said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6 'I'll see you later', she said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7 'I'm going to visit them', he said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8 'I've never been to New York', John said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

9 'We saw it on television', they said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Mark

Out of 10 'I don't like English food', he said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


SECTION 4 What's your name?' He asked me what my name was.

Now report these questions.

1 'Where do you come from?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2 'How long have you been studying here?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3 'When did you begin?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4 'How will you use English in the future?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

5 'Do you like the school?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6 'Do you live with your parents?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7 'Can you speak any other languages?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8 'What are your hobbies?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

9 'Will you tell me about them?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Mark
Out of 10 'Do you think the test was easy?' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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