Posted by: crisdiaz24 | May 17, 2011

QUICK TEST UNIT 6

GRAMMAR

Tick A, B, or C to complete the sentences.

Example: I’m ________ leave my job to go travelling.

A  about          B  about to   C  to about

1   Our holiday ________ next Monday. I can’t wait!

A  began          B  begins to          C  begins

2   The plane ________ arrive at 6.03 this evening.

A  is due to          B  due          C  due to

3   He’s ________ to see his brother in hospital tomorrow.

A  will be          B  go          C  going

4   They’re ________ their house painted next summer.

A  going to have          B  get          C  going getting

5   I’ve heard that a famous footballer is ________ at our school next month.

A  speak          B  to speak          C  going speak

6   Will you ________ dinner with Petra tonight?

A  to have          B  be having          C  have to be

7   I’ve enrolled on a Spanish course. The lessons ________ next Monday.

A  start          B  will start          C  starting

8   My husband and I met while ________ were travelling in Asia.

A  they          B  (–)          C  we

9   I didn’t try the sushi but Stuart ________.

A  was          B  did          C  has

10   The kids wanted to play with your new laptop, but I told them ________.

A  can’t          B  not          C  not to

11   I know you don’t enjoy dancing, but at the party last night you really ________.

A  should have          B  should          C  have

12   A  Will you be taking a holiday this summer?

       B  I ________, unless I can’t afford it.

A  suppose so          B  hope holiday          C  suppose it

13   A  Does Barry like his new job?

       B  I ________.

A  don’t          B  don’t think so          C  think doesn’t

14   ________ I hate about working here is the high taxes.

A  When          B  Where          C  What

15   ________ I need is two days off to rest.

A  All          B  All what          C  All’s

16   ________ was Erki left his phone at the hotel, so we couldn’t phone him.

A  The reason happened           B  Happened          C  What happened

17   The person ________ took money out of the cash machine four times.

A  I saw who          B  who I saw          C  was who I

18   It was last year ________ we went on holiday to Bodrum.

A  when          B  where          C  who

19   The ________ he wrote the letter was because he wanted the truth to be known.

A  place where          B  reason why          C  person who

20   ________ a friend from work who took me out for Italian food last night.

A  What was that          B  Was it          C  It was

20

VOCABULARY

a   Tick  the correct word, A, B, or C.

Example: the place where bees live

A  a stable          B  a hive       C  a kennel

1   the sound a mouse makes

A  a bark          B  a squeak          C  a miaow

2   bad-tempered

A  eccentric          B  serene          C  grumpy

3   a person who tries to impress other people

A  a trait          B  a show-off          C  a lunatic

4   to do what you are told to do

A  obey          B  pursue          C  blend in

5   the largest portion of something

A  the lion’s share          B  the donkey work          C  a dark horse

6   not comfortable or at home

A  in the doghouse          B  like water off a duck’s back          C  like a fish out of water

7   a short holiday in a city

A  a city tour          B  a city trip          C  a city break

8   very beautiful or exciting

A  touristy          B  breathtaking          C  lively

9   not interesting

A  dull          B  off the beaten track          C  spoilt

10   to decide that something that has been planned will not happen

A  set off          B  postpone          C  cancel

b   Tick A, B, or C to complete the sentences.

Example: I was really impressed by the beauty of the unspoilt island. It was incredibly ________.

A  overrated          B  picturesque   C  overcrowded

11   You should ________ travel insurance before you go on your trip.

A  go on          B  take out          C  put off

12   I got a good deal on a ________ air ticket from Rio to Miami.

A  round-trip          B  guided          C  long

13   The bird flew down and scratched my arm with its ________.

A  claws          B  shell          C  fins

14   In my country, ________ protest when animals are treated cruelly.

A  endangered species          B  battery hens          C  animal activists

15   There are probably fewer than 2,500 tigers ________.

A  hunting for sport          B  living in the wild          C  protecting the environment

16   I love walking round a city with someone explaining the history. ________ are excellent.

A  Guided tours          B  Guided trips          C  Round trips

17   Getting a job in Greece was a bit of ________.

A  by bit          B  dream          C  a fluke

18   Some places are very touristy, but so far, my village hasn’t gone too far down ________.

A  loads of things          B  the paperwork          C  that road

19   I need to ________ down and rest. I think I’ve hurt my back.

A  lie          B  lay          C  low

20   The newspaper ________ that the government is going to raise taxes again.

A  announced          B  compromised          C  advertised

20

PRONUNCIATION

a   Which word has a different sound? Tick A, B, or C.

Example:    A  rat          B  alike   C  animal

1   A  captivity          B  scratch          C  stable

2   A  eccentric          B  alike          C  cancel

3   A  sue          B  grunt          C  grumpy

4   A  sting          B  wild          C  spit

5   A  polish          B  protect          C  politically

b   Which is the correctly stressed syllable? Tick  A, B, or C.

Example:    A  embarrassed          B  embarrassed       C  embarrassed

6   A  economic          B  economic          C  economic

7   A  definitely          B  definitely          C  definitely

8   A  charities          B  charities          C  charities

9   A  captivity          B  captivity          C  captivity

10   A  tolerant          B  tolerant          C  tolerant

10

KEY

 

GRAMMAR

Tick A, B, or C to complete the sentences.

Example: I’m ________ leave my job to go travelling.

A  about          B  about to   C  to about

1   Our holiday ________ next Monday. I can’t wait!

A  began          B  begins to          C  begins

2   The plane ________ arrive at 6.03 this evening.

A  is due to          B  due          C  due to

3   He’s ________ to see his brother in hospital tomorrow.

A  will be          B  go          C  going

4   They’re ________ their house painted next summer.

A  going to have          B  get          C  going getting

5   I’ve heard that a famous footballer is ________ at our school next month.

A  speak          B  to speak          C  going speak

6   Will you ________ dinner with Petra tonight?

A  to have          B  be having          C  have to be

7   I’ve enrolled on a Spanish course. The lessons ________ next Monday.

A  start          B  will start          C  starting

8   My husband and I met while ________ were travelling in Asia.

A  they          B  (–)          C  we

9   I didn’t try the sushi but Stuart ________.

A  was          B  did          C  has

10   The kids wanted to play with your new laptop, but I told them ________.

A  can’t          B  not          C  not to

11   I know you don’t enjoy dancing, but at the party last night you really ________.

A  should have          B  should          C  have

12   A  Will you be taking a holiday this summer?

       B  I ________, unless I can’t afford it.

A  suppose so          B  hope holiday          C  suppose it

13   A  Does Barry like his new job?

       B  I ________.

A  don’t          B  don’t think so          C  think doesn’t

14   ________ I hate about working here is the high taxes.

A  When          B  Where          C  What

15   ________ I need is two days off to rest.

A  All          B  All what          C  All’s

16   ________ was Erki left his phone at the hotel, so we couldn’t phone him.

A  The reason happened           B  Happened          C  What happened

17   The person ________ took money out of the cash machine four times.

A  I saw who          B  who I saw          C  was who I

18   It was last year ________ we went on holiday to Bodrum.

A  when          B  where          C  who

19   The ________ he wrote the letter was because he wanted the truth to be known.

A  place where          B  reason why          C  person who

20   ________ a friend from work who took me out for Italian food last night.

A  What was that          B  Was it          C  It was

20

VOCABULARY

a   Tick  the correct word, A, B, or C.

Example: the place where bees live

A  a stable          B  a hive       C  a kennel

1   the sound a mouse makes

A  a bark          B  a squeak          C  a miaow

2   bad-tempered

A  eccentric          B  serene          C  grumpy

3   a person who tries to impress other people

A  a trait          B  a show-off          C  a lunatic

4   to do what you are told to do

A  obey          B  pursue          C  blend in

5   the largest portion of something

A  the lion’s share          B  the donkey work          C  a dark horse

6   not comfortable or at home

A  in the doghouse          B  like water off a duck’s back          C  like a fish out of water

7   a short holiday in a city

A  a city tour          B  a city trip          C  a city break

8   very beautiful or exciting

A  touristy          B  breathtaking          C  lively

9   not interesting

A  dull          B  off the beaten track          C  spoilt

10   to decide that something that has been planned will not happen

A  set off          B  postpone          C  cancel

b   Tick A, B, or C to complete the sentences.

Example: I was really impressed by the beauty of the unspoilt island. It was incredibly ________.

A  overrated          B  picturesque   C  overcrowded

11   You should ________ travel insurance before you go on your trip.

A  go on          B  take out          C  put off

12   I got a good deal on a ________ air ticket from Rio to Miami.

A  round-trip          B  guided          C  long

13   The bird flew down and scratched my arm with its ________.

A  claws          B  shell          C  fins

14   In my country, ________ protest when animals are treated cruelly.

A  endangered species          B  battery hens          C  animal activists

15   There are probably fewer than 2,500 tigers ________.

A  hunting for sport          B  living in the wild          C  protecting the environment

16   I love walking round a city with someone explaining the history. ________ are excellent.

A  Guided tours          B  Guided trips          C  Round trips

17   Getting a job in Greece was a bit of ________.

A  by bit          B  dream          C  a fluke

18   Some places are very touristy, but so far, my village hasn’t gone too far down ________.

A  loads of things          B  the paperwork          C  that road

19   I need to ________ down and rest. I think I’ve hurt my back.

A  lie          B  lay          C  low

20   The newspaper ________ that the government is going to raise taxes again.

A  announced          B  compromised          C  advertised

20

PRONUNCIATION

a   Which word has a different sound? Tick A, B, or C.

Example:    A  rat          B  alike   C  animal

1   A  captivity          B  scratch          C  stable

2   A  eccentric          B  alike          C  cancel

3   A  sue          B  grunt          C  grumpy

4   A  sting          B  wild          C  spit

5   A  polish          B  protect          C  politically

 

 

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Responses

  1. can u send me quick test unit 6 key? and can i have a final exam (new english file advanced unit 1-7).
    thank u.

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  2. Thanks for keys)they are so helpful

    Like


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