Placement Test

The following test is designed to decide your English proficiency level. The test has 50 questions, each worth one point. The first 40 are grammar questions and the final 10 are vocabulary questions. Press ‘Submit’ button after you finish the test. Good luck!


1. I ________________ from France.
is
are
am
be


2. This is my friend. _____________ name is Peter.
Her
Our
Yours
His


3. Mike is ______________.
my sister’s friend
friend my sister
friend from my sister
my sister friend’s


4. My brother is ______________ artist.
the
an
a


5. _______________ 20 desks in the classroom.
This is
There is
They are
There are


6. Paul ________________ romantic films.
likes not
don’t like
doesn’t like
isn’t likes


7. Sorry, I can’t talk. I _____________ right now.
driving
‘m driving
drives
drive


8. She _________________ at school last week.
didn’t be
weren’t
wasn’t
isn’t


9. I _________________ the film last night.
like
likes
liking
liked


10. __________________ a piece of cake? No, thank you.
Do you like
Would you like
Want you
Are you like


11. The living room is ___________________ than the bedroom.
more big
more bigger
biggest
bigger


12. The car is very old. We’re going ____________________ a new car soon.
to buy
buying
to will buy
buy


13. Jane is a vegetarian. She ____________________ meat.
sometimes eats
never eats
often eats
usually eats


14. There aren’t ________________ buses late in the evening.
some
any
no
a


15. The car park is _________________ to the restaurant.
next
opposite
behind
in front


16. Sue ________________ shopping every day.
is going
go
going
goes


17. They _________________ in the park when it started to rain heavily.
walked
were walking
were walk
are walking


18. ________________ seen fireworks before?
Did you ever
Are you ever
Have you ever
Do you ever


19. We’ve been friends ____________________ many years.
since
from
during
for


20. You _________________ pay for the tickets. They’re free.
have to
don’t have
don’t need to
doesn’t have to


21. Jeff was ill last week and he _________________ go out.
needn’t
can’t
mustn’t
couldn’t


22. These are the photos ________________ I took on holiday.
which
who
what
where


23. We’ll stay at home if it _______________ this afternoon.
raining
rains
will rain
rain


24. He doesn’t smoke now, but he __________________ a lot when he was young.
has smoked
smokes
used to smoke
was smoked


25. Mark plays football ___________________ anyone else I know.
more good than
as better as
best than
better than


26. I promise I __________________ you as soon as I’ve finished this cleaning.
will help
am helping
going to help
have helped


27. This town ___________________ by lots of tourists during the summer.
visits
visited
is visiting
is visited


28. He said that his friends ____________ to speak to him after they lost the football match.
not want
weren’t
didn’t want
aren’t wanting


29. How about _________________ to the cinema tonight?
going
go
to go
for going


30. Excuse me, can you ___________________ me the way to the station, please?
give
take
tell
say


31. I wasn’t interested in the performance very much. ________________.
I didn’t, too.
Neither was I.
Nor I did.
So I wasn’t.


32. Take a warm coat, _______________ you might get very cold outside.
otherwise
in case
so that
in order to


33. __________________ this great book and I can’t wait to see how it ends.
I don’t read
I’ve read
I’ve been reading
I read


34. What I like more than anything else ___________________ at weekends.
playing golf
to play golf
is playing golf
is play golf


35. She ________________ for her cat for two days when she finally found it in the garage.
looked
had been looked
had been looking
were looking


36. We won’t catch the plane _________________ we leave home now! Please hurry up!
if
providing that
except
unless


37. If I hadn’t replied to your email, I___________________ here with you now.
can’t be
wouldn’t be
won’t be
haven’t been


38. Do you think you ___________________ with my mobile phone soon? I need to make a call.
finish
are finishing
will have finished
are finished


39. I don’t remember mentioning __________________ dinner together tonight.
go for
you going to
to go for
going for


40. Was it Captain Cook ______________ New Zealand?
who discovered
discovered
that discover
who was discovering


41. You may not like the cold weather here, but you’ll have to ________________, I’m afraid.
tell it off
sort itself out
put up with it
put it off


42. It’s cold so you should __________________ on a warm jacket.
put
wear
dress
take


43. Paul will look ______________ our dogs while we’re on holiday.
at
for
into
after


44. She ___________________ a lot of her free time reading.
does
spends
has
makes


45. Hello, this is Simon. Could I ___________________ to Jane, please?
say
tell
call
speak


46. They’re coming to our house ___________________ Saturday.
in
at
on
with


47. I think it’s very easy to ___________ debt these days.
go into
become
go down to
get into


48. Come on! Quick! Let’s get _____________!
highlight
cracking
massive
with immediate effect


49. I phoned her ____________ I heard the news.
minute
during
by the time
the moment


50. I feel very ____________. I’m going to go to bed!
nap
asleep
sleepy
sleeper