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Question 1

Where can you see these Notices?

For questions 1 to 5, mark the right option.

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6 - 10

In this section you must choose the word wich best fits eache in the text below.  For questions 6 to 10, mark one option.-

Scotland

Scotland is the north part of the island of the Great Britain. The Atlantic Ocean is on the west and the nort Sea on the East. Some People (6) Scotland Speak a Different Language called Gaelic.

There are (7)  five Million people in Scotland, and Edinburgh is  (8)   most famous city.

Scotland has many mountains; the highest one is called "Ben Nevis" in the south of Scotland, there are a lot of sheep. A long time ago, there (9)   many forest, but now there are only a(10)   

Scotland is only a small country but it is quite beatiful.

 


 

6) 

in - on - at

7) 

about - between - Among

8) 

its - your - his

9) 

were - was - is

10) 

few - little - lot

Question 11 - 15

In this section you must choose the word which best fits each space in the texts. - For Questions 11 to 20, mark one one option.

Alice Guy Blanché

Alice Guy Blaché was the first female film director. She first became involved in cinema whilst working for the Gaumont Film Company in the late 1890s. This was a period of great change in the cinema and Alice was the first to use many new invetions (11) sound and colour

In 1907 Alice (12)   to New York where she started her own film company. She was (13) succesful, but, when Hollywood became the centre of the film world, the best days of the independent New York film companies were (14)   . When Alice died in 1968, hardly anybody (15)    her name.


11)

incluiding - bringing - containing - supporting

 

12)

moved - ran - entered - supporting - transported

13)

inmediately - next - once - recently

14)

over - after - down - behind

15)

remembered - realised - reminded - repeated

Question 16 - 20

UFO - Do they Exist?

UFO is short for u"nidentified flying object". UFOs are popularly known as flying saucers, (16)   that is often the (17) they are reported to be.
The (18) "Flying Saurces" were seen in 1947 by an American pilot, but experts who studied his claim decided it had been a trick of the light.
Even people experienced at watching the sky, (19) as pilots, report seeing UFOs.

1978 a pilot reported a collection of UFOs off the coast of New Zealand. A television (20) wet up with the pilot and filmed the UFOs. Scientits studying this phenomenom later discovered that in this case they were simply lights on boars out fishing.

 


16) 

because  - therefore - although - so

17) 

look  - shape - size - type

 

18) 

oldest  - first - next - last

19) 

like  - that - so - such

 

20) 

cameraman  -actor - announcer - director

Question 21

In this section you must choose the word or phrase whic best completes each sentence.
For questions 21 to 40, mark one option.

The teacher encouraged her students ________ to an English pen-friend

 

Question 22

They spent a lot of time ______ at the pictures in the museum

Question 23

Shirley enjoys science lessons, but all her experiments seem to _____ wrong.

Question 24

_______ from Michael, all the group arrived on time.

Question 25

She ________ her neighbour's children for the broken window.

Question 26

As I had missed the history lesson, my friend went ______ the homework with me.

Question 27

Whether she's a good actress or not is a _____ of opinion.

Question 28

The decorated roof of the ancient palace was ______ up by four thin columns

Question 29

Would it ______ you if we came on Thursday?

Question 30

This form ______ be handed in until the end of the week

Question 31

If you make a mistake when you are writing, just _____ it out with your pen.

Question 32

Although our opinions on many things _____ we're good friends.

Question 33

This product must be eaten ______ two days of purchase.

Question 34

The newspaper report contained ______ important information

Question 35

Have you considered _____ to London?

Question 36

It can be a good idea for people who lead an active life to increase their _____ of vitamins

Question 37

I thought there was a _____ of jealousy in his reaction to my good fortune.

Question 38

Why didn't you ______ that you were feeling ill?

Question 39

James was not sure exactly where his best interests _____

Question 40

He's still getting ______ the shock of losing his job.

Question 41 - 45

Skycrapers

Nowadays, Skycrapers can be found in most major citities of the world. A building which was many (41) high was first called a (42) skycraper of them all, the Empire State Building. The (43) beneath the streets of New York is rock. (44) enough to take the heaviest load without sinking, and is therefore well-suited to bearing the (45) of tall buildings.

 


41) 

levels - storeys - steps - stages

42) 

first-rate - top-class - well-built - best-knows

43) 

field - dirt - ground - soil

44) 

powerful - forceful - stiff - hard

45) 

size - weight - height - scale

Question 46 - 50

Scrabble

Scrabble is the world's most popular word game. For its origins, we have to go back to the 1930s in the USA, when Alfred Butss, an architect, found himself out of (46) . He decided that there was a (47)   for a board game based on words, and (48) to design one. Eventually he made a (49) from it, in spite of the fact that his original (50) was only three cents a game.

 


46) 

job - work - income - earning

47) 

commerce - market - purchase - sale

48) 

took up - set out - made for - got around

49) 

fortune - cash - fund - wealth

50) 

receipt - benefit - profit - allowance

Question 51

In this section you must choose the word or phrase wich best completes each sentence.

For Questions 51 to 60, mark one option.

Roger's manager ________ to make him stay late if he hadn't finished the work.

 

Question 52

By time he has finished his week's work, John has hardly ________ energy left for the weekend.

Question 53

As the game ________ to a close, disappointed spectators started to leave.

Question 54

I don't remember __________ the front door when i left home this morning.

Question 55

I ______ to other people borrwing my books: they always forget to return them

Question 56

Andrew's attemmpts to get into the swimming tearn have not _____ with much success.

Question 57

Although Harry had obviusly read the newspaper article carefully, he didn't seem to have _____ the main point

Question 58

A lot of the views put forward in the documentary were open to ____

Question 59

The new college _____ for the needs of students with a variety of learning backgrounds

Question 60

I find the times of English meals very Strange - I'm not used _________ dinner at 6pm.