English Proficiency Test

Where can you see the notice "You can look, but don't touch the pictures"?


Where can you see the notice: "Please give the right money to the driver"?


Where can you see the notice: "NO PARKING PLEASE"?


Where can you see the notice: "CROSS BRIDGE FOR TRAINS TO EDINBURGH"?


Where can you see the notice: "KEEP IN A COLD PLACE"?


There are millions of stars in the sky. If you look _____ the sky on a clear night, it is possible to see about 3000 stars.


They look small, but they are really _____ big hot balls of burning gas.


Some of them are huge, but others are much smaller, like our planet Earth. The biggest stars are very bright, but they only live for a short time. Every day new stars _____ born and old stars die.


All the stars are very far away. The light from the nearest star takes more_____ four years to reach Earth.


. Hundreds of years ago, people _____ stars, like the North star, to know which direction to travel in. Today you can still see that star.


Older Britons are the worst in Europe when it comes to keeping their teeth. But British youngsters _____ more to smile about.


British youngsters have more to smile about about because _____ teeth are among the best.


Almost 80% of Britons over 65 have lost all or some ____- their teeth according to a World Health Organisation survey.


Eating too _____ sugar is part of the problem.


Among _____ , 12-year - olds have on average only three missing, decayed or filled teeth.


On August 3, 1492, Christopher Columbus set sail from Spain to find a new route to India, China and Japan. At this time most people thought you would fall off the edge of the world if you sailed too far. Yet sailors such as Columbus had seen how a ship appeared to get lower and lower on the horizon as it sailed away. For Columbus this _____ that the world was round.


He _____ to his men about the distance travelled each day.


He did not want them to think that he did not _____ exactly where they were going.


_____ , on October 12, 1492, Columbus and his men landed on a small island he named San Salvador.


Columbus believed he was in Asia, _____ he was actually in the Caribbean.


The children won’t go to sleep ____________ we leave a light on outside their bedroom.


I’ll give you my spare keys in case you _____________ home before me.


My holiday in Paris gave me a great _____________ to improve my French accent.


The singer ended the concert _____________ her most popular song.


Because it had not rained for several months, there was a _____________ of water.


I’ve always _____________ you as my best friend.


She came to live here _____________ a month ago.


Don’t make such a _____________! The dentist is only going to look at your teeth.


He spent a long time looking for a tie which _____________ with his new shirt.


Fortunately, _____________ from a bump on the head, she suffered no serious injuries from her fall.


She had changed so much that _____________ anyone recognised her.


_____________ teaching English, she also writes children’s books.


It was clear that the young couple were _____________ of taking charge of the restaurant.


The book _____________ of ten chapters, each one covering a different topic.


Mary was disappointed with her new shirt as the colour _____________ very quickly.


National leaders from all over the world are expected to attend the _____________ meeting.


Jane remained calm when she won the lottery and _____________ about her business as if nothing had happened.


I suggest we _____________ outside the stadium tomorrow at 8.30.


My remarks were _____________ as a joke, but she was offended by them.


You ought to take up swimming for the _____________ of your health.


The clock was the first complex mechanical machinery to enter the home, ______ it was too expensive.


The clock was too expensive for the _______ person until the 19th century.


The clock was too expensive until the 19th century, when ______ production techniques lowered the price.


Watches were also developed, but they _____ luxury items until 1868 when the first cheap pocket watch was designed in Switzerland.


Watches later became _____ available and Switzerland became the world’s leading watch manufacturing centre for the next 100 years.


What better way of getting to know a new city than by walking around it? You may choose the Medieval Walk, which will _______ you to the Dublin of 1000 years ago.


You may choose to find out about the more _______ history of the city on the Eighteenth Century Walk.


Dublin City Walks _____ twice daily.


Meet your guide at 10.30 a.m. or 2.30 p.m. at the Tourist Information Office. No advance _____ is necessary.


Special _____ are available for families, children and parties of more than ten people.


If you’re not too tired we could have a ____________ of tennis after lunch.


Don’t you get tired ____________ watching TV every night?


Go on, finish the dessert. It needs ____________ up because it won’t stay fresh until tomorrow.


We’re not used to ____________ invited to very formal occasions.


I’d rather we ____________ meet this evening, because I’m very tired.


She obviously didn’t want to discuss the matter so I didn’t ____________ the point.


Anyone ____________ after the start of the play is not allowed in until the interval.


This new magazine is ____________ with interesting stories and useful information.


The restaurant was far too noisy to be ____________ to relaxed conversation.


In this branch of medicine, it is vital to ____________ open to new ideas.






























































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scored 45

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ligbea

It has been a very good practice for my vocabulary and grammar .

Thanks a lot .
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Rashmi Sharma

I really had enjoyed attempting this one..hope to see more from your end :)

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Bharat

very interesting.It helps in developing our English language skills.

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