Teste de proficiência EnglishHello and welcome to the placement test! Please answer the following 120 questions in up to 40 minutes. Please skip questions you don't know the answer to but you can make some educated guesses here and there (please no wild guesses! ). It is very important that you do the test alone; do not ask for help or use the internet, dictionaries, etc. Good luck! PortuguêsOlá, seja bem-vindo(a) ao teste de proficiência! Por favor responda as 120 perguntas em até 40 minutos. Você deve pular as perguntas que não souber responder, mas é aceitavel "chutar" um pouco - caso tenha um bom palpite! É muito importante que faça teste sem ajuda de ninguém, nem tampouco deve usar a internet ou dicionários para sanar quaisquer dúvidas que possa ter. Boa sorte! Por favor digite seu nome Por favor digite seu email 1. Where _____ from?I'm from Brazil.you areyouare you 2. We have____ house in Campina Grande.anyaan 3. I have two ____, a boy and a girl.sonsdaughterschildren 4. I work in a ____. I’m a doctor.hospitalhotelsupermarket 5. This is my brother. ____ name’s PaulHerHisHe’s 6. ____ five people in my family.They areThere isThere are 7. I get up ____ 7 o’clock in the morning.foratin 8. I like apples, but I ____ bananas.don’t likelikedo like 9. Excuse me, ____ speak Spanish?do youyou doyou 10. How much are ____ shoes?thisthesethat 11. Where are my glasses?They’re ____ the table.atonin 12. My sister ____ tennis very well.playsplayplaying 13. I usually go to work ____ train.wentwithby 14. I don’t see my parents very often ____ they live in South Africa.sobutbecause 15. Rosie stayed ___ home yesterday afternooninatto 16. Last night I ____ to the cinema.wentdid gowas 17. The ____ is quite expensive but the food there is excellent.filmrestaurantbook 18. Do you want to listen to music or ____ TV?seelookwatch 19. ____ were you at the weekend?I was in Argentina.WhenWhereWhat 20. ____ you have a good time at the party?Yes, it was fun.DidWereHad 21. Are you ____ English teacher?MariaMarias'Maria's 22. Bob will meet ____ at the airport.usweour 23. I’m going to a concert tonight. ____ you like to come?DoAreWould 24. ____ use your dictionary?Sure. Here you are.Could ICould youDo I 25. I like this apartment but the ____ is too expensive for me.moneyrentcost 26. Excuse me, how do I ____ to the bus station?comegetarrive 27. Do you sell stamps?Yes, we do. How ____ do you want?anymanymuch 28. Sorry I’m so late.That’s ____.OKgreatright 29. I’d like ____ milk in my coffee, please.someanya 30. ____ a bus stop near my flat.It'sHere'sThere's 31. Is this a good time to talk?Sorry, no. I ____ dinner.cookam cookingcooking 32. I think cycling is more dangerous ____ driving.aslikethan 33. We ____ going to the theatre next Saturday.willdoare 34. ____ meet for coffee sometime soon.Let'sDo youShall they 35. João has got a holiday home near ____ sea.athesome 36. If you’ve got a headache, you ____ go home.shoulddidhad 37. ____ ever been to New York?Have youAre youDid you 38. I only get about five hours’ sleep a night.That’s not ____.enoughlottoo much 39. Did Isabela finish the report?No. She ____ it tomorrow.finishesis going to finishfinished 40. Paula ____ loves working with children.veryreallymuch 41. Is Ottawa the capital of Canada?I think ____.isyessoright 42. We never ____ a television when I was a child.have hadhadn'thaddidn't have 43. We paid the restaurant bill ____ credit card.towithonby 44. The last time I ____ Joanna was in Paris.have seensawseewas seeing 45. If you ____ money from a friend, you should always pay it back promptly.borrowearnspendlend 46. Can I make myself a cup of coffee?Of course. You ____ to ask.haven'tmustn'tneedn'tdon't have 47. I ____ a lot of sport in my free time.dopractisemakeexcercise 48. ____ anywhere interesting recently?Do you goHave you beenAre you goingWill you go 49. It’s Walter’s birthday on Friday. He ____ be 30, I think.shouldcanwillshall 50. Learning the piano isn’t as difficult ____ learning the violin.likesothanas 51. If the weather ____ bad tomorrow, we can go to a museum.will bewasiswould be 52. About a billion cans of Coca-Cola ____ drunk around the world every day.isarewaswere 53. My mum’s not very well. Oh, __________ .it doesn’t matterI do apologisesorry to hear thatnot bad, thanks. 54. Hans isn’t here. He ____ to see his grandmother. He’ll be back tomorrow.has gonehad beenhas beenhad gone 55. Would you mind changing my appointment? ____ time on Friday is fine.NextAll theEveryAny 56. When I was a child, I ____ climb the wall and jump into our neighbours’ garden.woulddidhaveused 57. Have you finished ____ the wall yet?paintto paintpaintingpainted 58. Can you help me? I’ve tried ____ hotel in the city and can’t find a room.manyanyeveryall 59. Lena used to find work boring _________ she became a nurse.sinceunlessifuntil 60. If I _________ closer to my office, I could walk to work.would livelivedlivehad lived 61. I __________ outside the cinema when suddenly a police car arrived.was standingstoodam standinghave stood 62. Shall we go to Outback for dinner? It ________ be fully booked. They’re sometimes busy on a Monday.maymustwillcan 63. We’ve _________ come back from a trip to India. It was amazing.yetalreadyjustonly 64. I’ve got to be at work in five minutes. Don’t worry, I ________ you a lift if you want.give'll give'm giving'm going to give 65. My doctor advised me _________ more exercise.takehaving takento taketaking 66. I couldn’t __________ up with the noise in the city, so we moved to the countryside.livesetputtake 67. There’s no name on this dictionary. It _________ be mine then. Mine’s got my name on the front.mustn'tcan'twon'tmight not 68. Julia __________ married since she was 20.has beenhad beenwasis 69. Don’t worry if I ________ late tonight. I’m going to the gym after work.would beamwaswill be 70. I’ve got a terrible headache, and it won't go away. Have you tried ________ some aspirin?taketo taketakingtook 71. Boxing is a sport ___________ requires a lot of speed and fitness.whatwherethatit 72. Jon _________ working on this project for a couple of months so he hasn’t made much progress yet.has only beenwas onlyis onlyhad only been 73. I was wondering _______ I could ask you some questions. Sure, go ahead.thatifwhathow 74. What clothes should I pack for a trip to Boston? Well, it depends __________ the time of year that you go.towithonup 75. I’ve finished this salad and I’m still hungry. I _______ ordered something more filling.must havewould haveshould havemay have 76. Do you ever ask your neighbours to do favours ________ you?toforaboutwith 77. Some married couples seem to get more ________ over time.samealikeequallike 78. I don’t know how much this card costs. The price label’s ___________ off.donegonetakencome 79. Ben got the job because he __________ a very good impression at his interview.didmadeputtook 80. Salsa music always __________ me of my trip to Cuba.remindsrealisesremembersrecognises 81. I __________ to be picking Tom up at the station but I've lost my keys.am supposedam obligedam requestedam intended 82. How about going to Colours nightclub? There’s no ___________ I'm going there. It’s awful!opportunityhopetimeway 83. By the age of 18, I ________ not to go to university.decidedhave decidedwas decidinghad decided 84. I’m afraid your car __________ repaired before next week.wouldn't becan't bewasn'thasn't been 85. The amount of organically grown food on sale has ________ enormously in recent years.increasedraisedbuiltlifted 86. Can you believe it? A woman has been ___________ for hacking into the computer of her online virtual husband.accusedsuspendedsuspectedarrested 87. You may borrow my laptop __________ you promise to look after it.unlessalthoughin caseas long as 88. It’s a huge painting. It _________ taken ages to complete.must havecan't havewon't haveshould have 89. Paul tends to put _________ dealing with problems, rather than dealing with them immediately.offawaydownover 90. If the taxi hadn’t stopped for us, we ________ standing in the rain.were stillwould still beare stillwill still be 91. My mother’s Italian, so _________ the language has been quite easy for me.learninghaving learnedlearnto learn 92. ____________ I had the talent, I still wouldn’t want to be a movie star.However muchIn caseEven ifProvided that 93. The factory workers threatened _________ on strike if they didn’t get a pay rise.that they goto have goneto gogoing 94. I was about to go to sleep when it _________ to me where the missing keys might be.happenedrememberedoccurredappeared 95. There’s going to be a new department at work. They’ve asked me to ___________ it up.bringputtakeset 96. If the film is a _________ success, the director will get most of the credit.highlargegoodbig 97. By the end of today’s seminar I will _________ to each of you individually.speakhave spokenhave been speakingbe speaking 98. This is a photo of my little sister ________ ice cream on the beach.eatingwas eatingeathaving eaten 99. Our students take their responsibilities very ___________.thoroughlyseriouslyconsiderablystrongly 100. Bia was __________ delighted with the birthday present.absolutelyverycompletelyfairly 101. People were amazed that the burglary took place in __________ daylight.broadlargewideopen 102. She invested a lot of time ________ researching the most appropriate university course.infortowith 103. The police claimed that they acted in self- _______.interestdefencedisciplineconfidence 104. I __________ remember putting my briefcase down on that shelf.entirely1 clearlystronglydeeply 105. He turned _________ to be considerably older than I had imagined.overuproundout 106. The windows in this house are in urgent _________ of replacement.needdemandwanthelp 107. Speed cameras __________ shown to reduce accidents.havehave beenare beingwere being 108. Life is a ________ deal easier for immigrants who can speak the local language.greatbighugefar 109. The experiment ___________ testing people's responses before and after drinking coffee.involvedincorporatedcontainedconsisted 110. We may be a bit late. We’re __________ in a traffic jam.surroundedstuckblockedburied 111. Having __________ his driving test several times, Paul finally passed at the fourth attempt.madehadattendedtaken 112. Gospel music has been a major influence ________ other musical styles, especially soul.withaboutonto 113. Maintaining an accurate balance sheet is essential, ___________ business you’re in.wheneverwhateverhoweverwherever 114. It’s __________ likely that this novel will win a literary prize.totallydeeplystronglyhighly 115. It’s no ________ for me to get Brad’s phone number ? I’ll be seeing him tonight.secretpointwonderproblem 116. I’d lived in Australia, so I was used to __________ on the left side of the road.drivinghaving drivendrovedrive 117. I don’t think the colours in Julia’s outfit ________ together.suitmatchfitgo 118. Very rarely _________ here in July.does it rainit is rainingis it rainingit rains 119. I prefer to buy CDs __________ download music to my computer.as opposed torather thanin comparison toin contrast to 120. The number of turtles on the island ___________ by 70% over the last decade.has declinedis declininghas been declinedhas been declining Time is Up!