Language in Use Intermediate 13-18


Exercise 1 - Vocabulary Multiple Choice : write the correct option in the box


  1. His car is far than mine. (faster / more fast)
  2. She's nearly as as her sister. (taller / tall)
  3. The bus was crowded. (enough / too)
  4. The water was cold for me to drink. (too/ very)
  5. I never French at school. ( did / coursed)
  6. I have to an exam. (sit / give)
  7. Have you the test? (approved/ passed)
  8. I'm quite good sports. (on /at)
  9. He $300 from me. (robbed/ stole)
  10. He was sentenced to (dead / death)


Exercise 2 - Put in the box the correct form of the verb in brackets.

1. “Wow, look! It says in the paper that a lion from the zoo!” (escape)

2. Kate is a bit tired: .the house for an hour now. So far she .the bathroom and the bedroom. (clean – clean)

3. When I got home, my boyfriend (already / leave)

4. I suddenly remembered that I to pay the rent. (forget)

5. ‘I'll do my homework when you arrive, I promise'. He promised that he (do) his homework when I (arrive)


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  Jane was walking to work when she suddenly had realized 
02  that she had left the front door of her house open! She'd hurried
03  back and when she got there, she found that a burglar had come
04  into the house. It was all a mess: there were being things lying all
05  over the floor, and of course, several things had been stolen. She
06  has called the police and told them about the theft. But, to her
07  surprise, the police told her that it had all been her fault for
08  leaving the door open.


Exercise 4 - Write the correct answer in the box.

In what shop do you buy newspapers and magazines?

Newspaper articles are written by a

The .is written by the editor.

You find out what the weather will be like in the weather

News from other countries is called news

When you finish university you are a

If you park your car in the wrong place, you may have to pay a

In an oral trial, the is a group of 12-13 people who listen to the case to decide if the accused is guilty.

The lawyers that try to prove that the accused is guilty are called the

The passes sentence at the end of the trial.


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