Language in Use Beginner 7-12

Exercise 1 - Vocabulary Multiple Choice : put the LETTER in the box

1. (to a waiter) Can I a knife, please?

        a. take         b. use         c. have

2. ‘What's the time?' ‘It's past two'

        a. half         b. thirty         c. o'clock

3. The opposite of ‘fast' is

        a. cold         b. slow         c. quick

4. ‘I need some chicken or beef for tonight. I'll go to the .'

TIP:put only THE LETTER in the box
TIP: The apostrophe is (next to number zero)'
TIP: This is a continuous text. Read it complete before you decide on the incorrect words

        a. baker         b. butcher         c. chemist

5. …Wednesday, , Friday…

        a. Tuesday         b. Thursday         c. Monday

6. ‘Lucy, it's your turn to the dishes tonight!'

        a. clean         b. wash         c. make

7. The party's very formal. Wear a suit and

        a. tie         b. dress         c. skirt

8. Leo's not in La Plata . He 's .for the weekend

        a. out         b. away         c. at

9. (a mother) ‘Bye, children! a good time at the party!'

        a. Have         b. Enjoy         c. Take

10. ‘It's cold! Please open the window!'

        a. Not         b. No         c. Don't


Exercise 2 - Sentence Completion : put ONE word

1. I like red meat, but I like fish very much

2. A: ‘ .your brother work in Buenos Aires ?' B: ‘No, in Dolores'

3. A: ‘How is the new U2 CD?' B: ‘I think it's $25'

4. Paula likes me, but I don't like

5. My parents have an enormous TV in house

6. ‘Excuse me, Paul, but what you doing with that book? It's mine!'


Exercise 3 - Error correction.

Read this text. SOME lines have an extra, incorrect word. Put THIS word in the box. If the line is OK, do not complete the box

01  My mum is a doctor, and she does works every day.

02  She gets up very early, and makes breakfast for the

03  family. She goes to the work, and usually has lunch

04  at the hospital. She comes home at 7 or 8 pm, and

05  we have a dinner. My mum is a short person, but very

06 elegant. She not doesn't like wearing sports clothes, or

07  a trousers. At this moment, for example, she's buying

08  new clothes in the shopping centre!

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