Vocabulary diagnostic test

At every faculty meeting, Mrs. Volatile always manages to PUT HER FOOT IN HER MOUTH.

A television ad shows a very busy baker with a new computer that the advertiser claims will help him "make DOUGH."

A fmailiar ADAGE says that the early bird gets the worm.

Tennis wear has become a very LUCRATIVE business for both the manufacturers and tennis stars.

Them main road will be closed until the BLIZZARD emds.

Since his wound was SUPERFICIAL only a small bandage was required.

The number of ILLITERATE young people in her country continues to rise.

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King fought to put and end to racial SEGREGATION in the United States.

Earthquakes occur FREQUENTLY in parts of California.

It is FUTILE to go shopping when you have no money,

Oil is one of the PRINCIPLE sources of energy.

The assigment was to write a SYNOPSIS of our favorite novel.

No one can SURVIVE for very long without water.

Join the English LearningCommunity

Each sentence contains a capitalized Word or phrase. From the choices, select a word or phrase that if inserted for the capitalized word or phrase, would not change the meaning of the sentence.


Eshita Dey

yes, i agree with asish..... principle should have been principal and much more understanding went wrong. I am frustated!!!!!!!!

4045 days 21 hours 34 minutes ago


I like it so much, thank you for sending regularly these kinds of tests.
Greetings from Arbenita

4046 days 16 hours 34 minutes ago


Please explain Q.11 of 13 ?
Shouldn't it be "principal" instead and the correct answer should be "most important" ?

4047 days 13 hours 24 minutes ago

Uncle Sam School of English
Real American English By Internet
11 Members Recommend

Your Facebook Friends on WizIQ

More Tests By Author

Vocabulary diagnostic test--corrected
15 Questions | 188 Attempts

Tense Consistency in a Sentence
12 Questions | 419 Attempts

Usin the prepositions in,on,at,to,into
12 Questions | 858 Attempts