PRELIMINARY ENGLISH EXAM

* This exam will only give you an approximate level. You need to take the full English Classification Exam to determine your real level of English.

01. You …………………… wet if you go outside now.
are getting
got
will get
get


02. The sky's black. I think it …………………… soon.
is raining
is going to rain
rains
would rain


03. She can't remember anything. She …………………… hit her head.
should have been
could have had
must have
might be


04. I …………………… my bike when I saw my friend Carla.
am riding
was riding
ride
have ridden


05. You …………………… always close the windows when you go out.
should
have
like
would like


06. Would you like a cup of coffee? No thanks, I'd ……………… have tea, please.
like
am
prefer
rather


07. It's very hot today, …………………….
can it?
didn't it?
isn't it?
doesn't it?


08. That's the teacher …………………… lent me the book.
who
whose
which
she


09. It's …………………… cold to play tennis today, isn't it?
much
such
enough
too


10. I am very fond …………………… my pet dog.
to
of
for
with


11. The road was closed because it was …………… icy.
well
much
too
enough


12. I think Helen's painting is the best. ………………
So do I
So is she
Neither do I
Neither are they


13. This beach is …………………… crowded than the other one.
most
as
more
very


14. If I won a lot of money, I ……………………… some horses.
can buy
will buy
am buying
would buy


15. You …………… wear high-heeled shoes when you're climbing a mountain.
haven't got
aren't allowed
aren't
shouldn't


16. Our house …………… by my grandfather.
built
is building
was built
was building


17. Could you tell me where the ………………… bank is please?
near
nearer
nearly
nearest


18. I wish I ………………… a bigger bedroom.
had
will have
have
can have


19. I ………………… live on a farm before I moved to the city.
used to
wanted
must
have to


20. The boy cut ………………… while he was cutting tomatoes for a salad.
ourselves
myself
himself
herself


21. You're still coming to my house after school, ………………… .
don't you?
aren't you?
isn't it?
doesn't it?


22. I'm ……………… buy some CDs with the money I got for my birthday.
going to
will
would like
thinking


23. The town's cinema closed five years ……………… .
past
ago
before
for


24. My mum enjoys ………………… Books about art.
read
to read
reading
for reading


25. We've never …………………… on holiday abroad.
go
been
went
going