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1. Jeremy Harmer (username- harmerj), the ELT (English Language Teaching) guru, ____________about 4,000 people on Twitter.

is following by
is followed by
is followed from
is following from
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2. Software such as Skype can be used for __________ sessions with colleagues all around the world for free.

headstorming
mindstorming
thoughtstorming
brainstorming
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3. What is “podcasting”?

A podcast is an audio or video file that is stored on the Internet and downloading to a computer and/or mobile device.
A podcast is an audio or video file that is stored on the Internet and uploaded to a computer and/or mobile device.
A podcast is an audio or video file that is stored on the Internet and loaded to a computer and/or mobile device.
A podcast is an audio or video file that is stored on the Internet and downloaded to a computer and/or mobile device.
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4. The open source browsers Firefox and Chrome are becoming more and more popular as people want safer and faster ways to _____ the Internet.

sail
cross
look
surf
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5. The use of employment agencies __________ more and more popular as they allow companies and organizations to hire staff on a short term basis.

has become
has became
became
is become
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6. ____________ is any type of abuse that is based on a person's sex, race, colour, religion, national origin, age, socioeconomic status, physical or other disabilities.

Stalking
Mobbing
Harassment
Disturbing
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7. What does “notice period” mean?

The period of time you must work before you are offered a permanent contract.
The period of time you must continue working before you can leave a job.
The time when an organization releases information to the press and news agencies.
The period when organizations look for new employees.
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8. The Human Resources Department is generally responsible for the _______________ of staff and personnel.

giving jobs and firing
hire and sack
giving jobs and sacking
hiring and firing
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9. You _________ be an expert in ICT in order to register with an eTwinning project.

don’t have to
mustn’t
shouldn’t
mustn’t to
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10. When you want to join a new group or organisation, it is often necessary to fill in a/an _________________.

application memo
joining module
application form
joining letter
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11. Which sentence is correct?

eTwinning is the Community’s for schools in Europe.
eTwinning is the Community schools in Europe.
eTwinning is the Community for schools in Europe.
eTwinning is the school’s Community in Europe.
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12. What is “a grant”?

A period of time in which you are permitted to do something.
A sum of money given by a government or public body for a particular purpose.
An award for working hard.
A particular tax used to fund European projects.
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13. There are several ways of ________________ with schools in different countries.

getting in touch
get in touch
put in contact
putting in contact
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14. The general criteria for_________ a European “Label” award are agreed at European level.

to winning
to win
win
winning
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15. There are a number of European initiatives that look to motivate the students and the teachers in order to improve their language ______.

listening
writing
skills
speaking
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16. Which sentence is correct?

A European Language Portfolio is a document in which learners can recording their learning language and cultural experiences.
A European Language Portfolio is a document in which learners can record their language learning and cultural experiences.
A European Language Portfolio is a document in which learners can record their learning language and cultural experiences.
A European Language Portfolio is a document in which learners can to record their learning language and cultural experiences.
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17. In the context of education, what does “best practice” mean?

The implementation of methods and techniques that are successfully used by people or organisations.
The repetition of a single idea until it is proven to work.
A competition to see which team or individual is the best
The copy of good ideas from other people or organisations.
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18. A language portfolio can be useful for both ____________ and potential employers.

job finders
job seekers
work finders
work lookers
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19. European funds are available for _______ awareness of the importance of linguistic skills and developing language learning and teaching materials.

raising
raise
have raised
raised
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20. The European Commission’s Lifelong Learning Programme enables people to take part in stimulating learning________.

endorsements
benchmarks
drafts
experiences
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21. Which sentence is correct?

The Lifelong Learning Programme enables individuals at all stages of their lives to pursue important opportunities learning.
The Lifelong Learning Programme enables individuals at all stages of their lives to pursue important learning opportunities.
The Lifelong Learning Programme enables individuals at all stages of their lives to pursue learning important opportunities.
The Lifelong Learning Programme enables individuals at all stages of their lives to pursue opportunities important learning.
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22. The Lifelong Learning Programme is best described as a/an _____________ programme for four sub-programmes.

umbrella
raincoat
waterproof hat
Wellington boot
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23. Progress towards the Lisbon objectives in education is going through a _________ time

challenge
challenged
challenging
challenger
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24. Computers and the Internet will become an integral part of our learning process if current trends ________.

continues
continue
would continue
will continue
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25. Whiteboards, projectors and computer screens can all help ________ learners, who usually enjoy reading and prefer to see the words that they are learning.

impulsive
auditory
reflective
visual
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26. Which sentence is correct?

Awareness of one’s preferred learning style may help to explain why some aspects of learning seem easier than others.
Awareness of one’s preferred style learning may help to explain why some aspects of learning seem easier than others.
Awareness of one’s preferred learning style may help to explain why seem some aspects of learning easier than others.
Awareness of preferred one’s learning style may help to explain why some aspects of learning seem easier than others.
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27. What is an “auditory learner”?

Someone who is more concerned with speaking fluently than speaking accurately.
Someone who learns by touching and manipulating objects.
Someone who likes to concentrate on the details of language, such as writing and reading.
Someone who prefers hearing and speaking as a main way of learning.
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28. There are many ______________ to help learners understand which type of learner they are.

online surveys
Internet interrogations
Internet questions
online competitions
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29. Italian Education Minister, Mariastella Gelmini, claims new reforms ________ millions of euros.

save
were saving
would have saved
saves
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30. New University reforms would see a 20% increase in research ________.

bags
scholarships
grants
monies
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31. Which sentence is correct?

Recent reforms educational include reducing the number of degree courses.
Recent educational reforms include reducing the number of degree courses.
Recent educational reforms include reducing the number of courses of degree.
Recent educational reforms include reducing the number of courses degree.
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32. In the context of education, what is a “ranking system”?

A system in which students say how good (or baschools and Universities are.
A system in which all schools and Universities are treated equally.
A system in which more successful schools and Universities must help weaker ones.
A system in which schools and Universities are listed according to their success.
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33. As competition in the job market increases, it will become increasingly important for young people to continue their education and ___________.

to get a degree
to reach a diploma
to degree themselves
to make a career
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34. Our personal information _____________ social media companies in order to target us with specific Internet advertising.

is analysed by
is analysed from
are analysed by
are analysed from
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35. Hacking and identity _______ are both major problems facing Internet users.

steal
stealth
theft
thief
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36. Which sentence is correct?

A number of Internet sites admit that some applications pass information personal to marketers without the users’ knowledge.
A number of Internet sites admit that some personal information pass applications to marketers without the users’ knowledge.
A number of Internet sites admit that some applications personal information pass to marketers without the users’ knowledge.
A number of Internet sites admit that some applications pass personal information to marketers without the users’ knowledge.
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37. In the context of privacy, what is a “leak”?

A person who hunts spies.
Private and confidential information that is made public.
An email from a person asking for help to move his money out of Nigeria or other countries.
A double-agent working for the CIA and the KGB.
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38. Several multinational companies, such as Sony, have felt the heat from ________ over the last few months.

hackers
flamers
nerds
trolls
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39. The first trade unions _____ founded around the time of the Industrial Revolution.

have been
was
were
has been
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40. The main focus of trade unions is to organize, maintain or improve the conditions of the workers’ ____________.

employment
employed
employee
employer
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