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    1. She was forced to _______ early from teaching because of ill health.

    retire
    recover
    stop
    retrieve
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    2. In the sentence: "I couldn't agree more. That's a very sensible idea.", "sensible" means _______.

    delicate
    sensitive
    practical
    tender
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    3. A "companion" is

    a happy person.
    a good friend.
    a playful person.
    someone you are with.
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    4. The synonym of "eventually" is ____.

    temporarily
    in case
    possibly
    in the end
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    5. "To record" means ____________

    to remember
    to make a note
    to seem
    to mention
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    6. A synonym for "actual" is _______.

    topical
    relevant
    real
    fashionable
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    7. A library is

    a store that sells books.
    a place where books are kept.
    a shelf to keep books on.
    a piece of furniture for keeping books on
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    8. The students got a bad ____ .

    vote
    point
    punctuation
    mark
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    9. Your energy level is at its ______ in the morning.

    top
    edge
    peak
    summit
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    10. She can't afford an expensive holiday; she is on a ________ budget.

    straight
    tight
    short
    loose
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    11. "The nearest library is in Oxford Street. Go straight down here. Turn right at the traffic lights then take the second on the left." is

    an indication
    a prescription
    an order
    a suggestion
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    12. “You sound intelligent enough to have headed this whole thing off before it happened and I think you will next time.” It is

    a reproach
    a praise
    a suggestion
    an invitation
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    13. "Focus on picking one particular aspect of the media to discuss." This sentence is:

    a command.
    a piece of information.
    an instruction.
    a prohibition.
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    14. The keynote speakers will present the cutting-edge research findings on family and community engagement and discuss issues, linking policy to practice. This sentence is an item of:

    an agenda
    a diary
    a keynote speech
    a book review
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    15. "Have some more tea, please." is

    a suggestion.
    an order.
    a request.
    an offer.
    Non so rispondere

    16. "I'm sorry to disturb you but could you please help me with my homework? " is

    a suggestion
    an offer
    an apology
    a request.
    Non so rispondere

    17. At the book shop the seller says:"This is a very good English-Italian dictionary. I'd say the best one on the market." The sentence is

    an offer.
    a plea.
    a piece of advice.
    an order.
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    18. "Any texts from the list of texts prescribed for comparative study, other than the one already chosen for study on its own, may be selected for the comparative study." is

    a suggestion
    a prescription
    an indication
    an order
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    19. When I went to London last year, it was the first time I ___________ anywhere by plane.

    was
    had been
    go
    have gone
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    20. Education and training have a fundamental role to play in achieving the ‘Europe 2020’ objectives of smart, sustainable and inclusive growth notably by__________ citizens with the skills and competences.

    equip
    equipped
    equipping
    equipes
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    21. Teachers from schools and registered training organisations ________________ in the Board’s consultation on the draft Primary Industries and Financial Services syllabuses during term 2.

    have been taking part
    was taking part
    have taking part
    has been taking part
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    22. Keynes warned in the 1930s that ageing societies with high levels of saving, and not _____________ investment opportunities, face a deflationary nightmare.

    much
    many
    lots
    too much
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    23. I am afraid I _________________keep the appointment I made for Friday 14th July.

    should not be able to
    must not be able to
    would not be able to
    will not be able to
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    24. Teachers from schools and registered training organisations ________________ in the Board’s consultation on the draft Primary Industries and Financial Services syllabuses during term 2.

    have been taking part
    has been taking part
    was taking part
    have taking part
    Non so rispondere

    25. A recent report concluded that the vocabulary is expanding by 8,500 words________

    every years.
    a year.
    all years.
    at a year.
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    26. The Council_____________ensure that issues such as policy measures and reforms in the field of education and training are fully addressed.

    would have
    will to
    should
    must be to
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    27. The Introduction of Interactive ________________ (LIM) into Schools in Italy will determine a change in Pedagogic and Technological Management.

    whitesbords
    whitesboardes
    whitesboard
    whiteboards
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    28. Please speak a little more __________.

    slowly
    slow
    slower
    slowlier
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    29. He revealed his plan in a low voice so as not to be ________________.

    overherd.
    overheard.
    overhaerd.
    overharth.
    Non so rispondere

    30. The teacher was angry because Tom kept asking lots of stupid ___

    questions
    answers
    ansers
    question
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    31. With reference to your letter of 12th July 2011, I ___________ to inform you that Mr. Ellison, our headmaster, isn’t at work since he is engaged in a Comenius program at the moment.

    agree
    regree
    regreat
    regret
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    32. Please speak a little __________.

    lower down.
    louder.
    aloud
    stronger
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    33. By 2000 more than 50 percent of all households in the United States owned a personal computer, and this ______________increased dramatically over the next few years.

    situation
    invasion
    penetration
    condition
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    34. Oral language is of particular importance throughout the curriculum, as it is central to the ____________ of the child's general language ability.

    increment
    development
    commitment
    involvement
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    35. This book is especially aimed_____teachers who are preparing their students for English examinations.

    for
    to
    with
    at
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    36. Leibniz was important both as a metaphysician and as a logician and _____________________ his independent invention of the differential and integral calculus.

    distinguished also at
    distinguished also for
    distinguished because
    distinguishes even for
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    37. Match the sentence: If she had studied hard, she

    could have not failed the exam.
    didn’t fail the exam.
    wouldn’t have failed the exam.
    hadn’t failed the exam.
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    38. Compulsory school education in Italy produces poor results in terms of 15 – year old students' performances on Pisa tests, _______________other OECD countries.

    compared by
    compared on
    compared with
    compared at
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    39. If you don’t mind, I _________with my supervisor and get back to you by the end of the day

    will check
    would check
    check
    may check
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    40. Schools should set their pupils on the path to a lifetime of learning, if they ____________ prepare them for the modern world.

    will be able to
    are to
    are able to
    will
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    41. The headmaster ___________ changes in staffing for the last six months.

    has been discussing
    is discussing
    was discussing
    had discussed
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    42. The approach to reading presented in the English Curriculum _________________.

    is based on integrated experience language.
    language is based on integrated experience.
    is based on experience integrated language.
    is based on integrated language experience.
    Non so rispondere

    43. Stop rabbiting on and get on with your homework means:

    Stop talking unceasingly
    Stop disturbing unceasingly
    Stop chatting unceasingly
    Stop moving unceasingly
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    44. "My colleagues found themselves in a bind when they were asked to illustrate the new project in English. "The sentence means that the colleagues found themselves

    in a strange situation
    in an embarrassing situation
    in a difficult situation
    in a dark place
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    45. "I was sacked because I was consistently late arriving at work in the mornings." Sacked means:

    rejected
    disciplined
    charged
    dismissed
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    46. I can’t make these split-second decisions. State which sentence refers to the expression "split-second".

    I can take no decisions at the moment.
    I can't take these decisions in separate moments.
    I can't split my decisions.
    I can't take these decisions so rapidly.
    Non so rispondere

    47. He'd got completely hooked on the new video game. "Hooked" is used to indicate that:

    he had bought a new video game.
    he had become addicted to the new video game.
    he'd been interested in a new video game.
    he had played a new video game.
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    48. Sorry, I cannot disturb the headmaster. "He has other fish to fry."

    He has to go fishing.
    He has a meeting on new fish species.
    He has more important things to do.
    He must fry some fish.
    Non so rispondere

    49. “I’m sure that you have got the wrong end of the stick.” Means that you :

    have misunderstood what someone has said.
    took a stick from the wrong side.
    took the shorter side of a stick.
    disagree with what someone has said.
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    50. That food totally grossed me out.

    That food really disgusted me.
    That food really tasted fatty to me.
    That food really pleased me.
    That food really delighted me.
    Non so rispondere