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    1. An inspector wants you to justify why you chose a certain type of computer. You say, in a spirit of collaboration:

    I'm a computer expert and I've always made good choices.
    Assistance is very important and this brand is serviced by a local firm.
    The choice of this brand was approved during a "Consiglio d'Istituto".
    Why do you ask? Are you suggesting there's something wrong?
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    2. A father asks you whether his son can skip the last hour of lessons on Thursdays. Which answer provides the correct response politely?

    Maybe, but there must be an acceptable justification.
    Please don't make me waste my time on such unacceptable requests.
    Forget it, it's out of the question. A rule is a rule.
    I'm afraid it can't be done. It would mean doing less Maths every week.
    Non so rispondere

    3. A teacher asks you, her principal, to approve a project for the European LABEL she would like to launch. Which answer provides the correct response politely?

    I can only put it on the Agenda for the next staff meeting.
    We don't need any labels: our school is good by definition.
    I can't understand why you teachers sometimes want to do more than is strictly necessary.
    The Ministry encourages those things but I don't.
    Non so rispondere

    4. Some parents are complaining because the school will be closed the next day due to a strike. Which answer provides the correct explanation politely?

    Why are you telling me? Complain to the Trade Unions.
    Well, this is a state school. If you don't like it, send your children to a private school.
    Those of you who are workers know that striking is a constitutional right.
    A school is not a parking lot. Use grandparents for that.
    Non so rispondere

    5. From a letter to a provider: "The desks and chairs should be delivered by August 28th at the latest". The sentence is a/an ___

    suggestion
    hypothesis
    binding request
    excuse
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    6. A notice says: "Due to works, blackouts can be expected between 9 a.m and 2 p.m. During that time, the use of ____ is forbidden."

    electric lights
    toilets
    computers
    lifts
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    7. Dear student, you are about to reach the maximum number of no-school days allowed. This sentence is part of a/an ____

    information
    suggestion
    request
    warning
    Non so rispondere

    8. Parent to child: "You'd better pay more attention in class and get a pass mark, or else…". This is a/an ____

    threat
    suggestion
    information
    hypothesis
    Non so rispondere

    9. "I couldn't care less about your bad marks!" How would you describe this answer of a student to his teacher?

    submissive
    arrogant
    easy-going
    uninterested
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    10. "I regard my school as a community of educators." Which alternative describes this sentence best?

    It is said during an informal chat with friends who are not educators
    It frequently comes up during a family conversation
    It is probably part of a formal talk to colleagues
    It is a rebuke to a rebellious student
    Non so rispondere

    11. Don't go into the chemistry lab: someone ___ some glass.

    just got broke
    already broke
    has just broken
    has already broken
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    12. My group mates weren't at the workshop yesterday, ____ we couldn’t write our report.

    so
    but
    thus
    anyway
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    13. Our school ____ extra courses of French, Spanish and German since 2002.

    offered
    has offered
    is offering
    offers
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    14. Our school is good at sports. Our team plays _______ very well.

    football
    at football
    at the football
    the football
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    15. Parents shouldn't ____ stay out late at night before schooldays.

    allow their children
    let their children to
    let their children
    allow that their children
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    16. Principals ___ to be ashamed if they cannot communicate in English with foreign students and their parents.

    are
    ought
    should
    must
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    17. The notice says ‘NO TRESPASSING’ so you _______ go beyond this point.

    don't have to
    needn't
    mustn't
    aren't allowed
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    18. The students ____ the room when the roof collapsed and nobody was hurt.

    were just left
    had just left
    were about to leave
    had left just
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    19. Where are you going? The staff meeting hasn't finished ___ .

    yet
    just
    now
    already
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    20. The CLIL approach ____ all over Europe.

    is going to adopt
    is being adopted
    will be adopting
    is adopting
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    21. Motivation makes ___ .

    work the students harder
    the students harder work
    work harder the students
    the students work harder
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    22. The initiative was successful ___ the shortage of funds.

    although
    by virtue of
    but however
    in spite of
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    23. Problems related to immigration are getting ___.

    always complexer
    moreover complex
    more and more complex
    evermore complex.
    Non so rispondere

    24. here's a lift in the school building. Classes with people in wheelchairs _____ remain on the ground floor

    needn't
    mustn't
    wouldn't
    haven't to
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    25. The school psychologist ____ the pupils talk about their fears.

    allowed
    had
    expected
    got
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    26. Does _____ agree with the principal's suggestions?

    everyone
    all persons
    any people
    all of you
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    27. The new principal does not want ____ our students about their families.

    that we ask
    our asking
    us to ask
    we ask
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    28. The prohibition to violate privacy rules is effective ____ classes.

    both during and after
    either during neither after
    from during to after
    either during or after
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    29. I wish my teachers ____ more cooperative last term.

    would be
    had been
    were
    would have been
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    30. Two groups visited _____ .

    with interest last week the Science Museum
    last week's Science Museum with interest
    last week the Science Museum with interest
    the Science Museum with interest last week
    Non so rispondere

    31. We cannot delay the adoption of textbooks. Please ____ and submit a proposal by the end of April.

    beat about the bush
    start from scratch
    make up your minds
    toss a coin
    Non so rispondere

    32. You smoked in the staff room. ____, you broke a strict rule.

    In other words
    For a change
    In spite of that
    Frankly speaking
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    33. Principals and teachers are not on opposite fronts. We are ____ .

    pigs in a trough
    all with a finger in the pie
    all in the same boat
    without differences
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    34. One good mark in a series of bad performances is not significant: _____ :

    one swallow doesn't make a summer
    it's a needle in a haystack
    one swallow doesn't make spring
    it's a cat out of the bag
    Non so rispondere

    35. A teacher's attitude should always be encouraging: never let a student ____ .

    make a mountain out of a mole-hill
    play fast and loose
    paint the town red
    lose heart
    Non so rispondere

    36. When the principal is not in, there's an _____ message on her answering machine.

    away-for-the-moment
    in-pause
    out-of-office
    ask-the-secretary
    Non so rispondere

    37. An educator never ______ anyone.

    looks down on
    gets on well with
    puts up with
    sets in for
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    38. If it allows only one correct answer to each item, it is a/an ____.

    closed quiz
    objective test
    normal score
    multiple question
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    39. ICT _____ Information and Communication Technology.

    stands for
    comes with
    goes with
    is up to
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    40. Education _____ is any act or experience that has a formative effect on the mind, character, or physical ability of an individual.

    as a meaning
    every now and then
    in the widest sense
    all over
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    41. A school ___ is used to transport students who cannot walk to school.

    van
    bus
    limousine
    carriage
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    42. Robert Lado (1964) wrote that grammar-translation is an obsolete ___ in foreign language teaching

    methodology
    technique
    approach
    method
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    43. Last March 17th was an ___ holiday. The 150th anniversary of any event only happens once!

    unprecedented
    irregular
    unexpected
    anomalous
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    44. Ordering pupils from best to worst is an example of ____ .

    collocation
    positioning
    placement
    ranking
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    45. Schooling is ____ by law in all developed countries.

    compulsory
    obliging
    compelled
    obliged
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    46. Some children living in poor districts haven't seen the Coliseum: they have never ___to the centre of Rome.

    been
    passed
    visited
    gone in
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    47. Statistics are very useful to interpret test ___ correctly.

    points
    tasks
    votes
    scores
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    48. A school ___ is given to families at the end of each term.

    statement
    report
    page
    paper
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    49. As it corresponds to both the running of an organization and the people in charge of it, ___ is an ambiguous term.

    gesture
    business
    management
    direction
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    50. ____ is the term that most usually translates "(pubblic istruzione"

    Education
    Instruction
    Training
    Development
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