A1 Basic test

A1 Basic knowledge test

Time limit: 60min

Complete sentences:

1) What is …… name? a) you b) your c) yours

2) How …… are you? a) old b) age c) years

3) Where ….. you come from? a) do b) does c) is

4) …… you married? a) is b) are c) do

5) ….. she got any children a) have b) has c) does

6) He ….. work in a bank. a) don’t b) doesn’t c) isn’t

Days of the week:

Sunday …………………. ………………… Wednesday ………………..

…………………….. ……………………….

Numbers:

1…….. 2………. 3……….4………. 5………… 6……… 7……….. 8………. 9………. 10……..

11…………. 12…………. 13………… 14………….. 15………… 16…………. 17………… 18……………. 19…………… 20……………. 21…………….. 30………….

Nationalities:

Britain …………….. Czech Republic ……………… France ……………. Italy………………

Germany…………… Russia…………… Spain…………… Poland…………. Greece ………….

Complete job names:

an en_ _ n _ er   a d_ c_ _ r    a n_ _ _ e    an ac_ _ _ _t _ _ t

a w_ _t _ _ _ s    a t _ _ ch_ r    an ac_ _r    a dr_ _ _r

Complete with this, that, these, those

…….. keys over here are mine. ……… car outside is my father’s.

Who are ……. people over there? Whose is …… book I’m holding in my hand?

Choose the correct answer:

What’s the time, please?

a) It’s 3 o’clock. b) Sorry, I’m busy. c) Yes, I have.

Has he got a car?

a) He’s got a blue car. b) Yes, he does. c) Yes, he has.

Are they married?

a) Yes, they are. b) Yes, they do. c) They are married.

Where do you come from?

a) I’m from Birmingham b) I live abroad. c) Yes, I do.

Telling the time

Re-write the times:

3.15 ………………….. 6.25………………….. 13.10…………………… 21.35………………..

1pm…………………… 7.30………………….. 5.45……………………. 17.50………………..

Months of the year

Ja………….. Fe………….. M……… A…….. M…….. J……… J…………

Au………. Se……………. O……………… No……………… De……………….

RESULTS:

Complete sentences:

1) What is …… name? a) you b) your c) yours

2) How …… are you? a) old b) age c) years

3) Where ….. you come from? a) do b) does c) is

4) …… you married? a) is b) are c) do

5) ….. she got any children a) have b) has c) does

6) He ….. work in a bank. a) don’t b) doesn’t c) isn’t

Days of the week:

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

Friday Saturday

Numbers:

1one 2 two 3 three 4 four 5 five 6 six 7 seven 8 eight 9 nine 10 ten

11 eleven 12 twelve 13 thirteen 14 fourteen 15 fifteen 16 sixteen 17 seventeen 18 eighteen 19 nineteen 20 twenty 21 twenty one 30 thirty

Nationalities:

Britain British Czech Republic Czech France French Italy Italian

Germany German Russia Russian Spain Spanish Poland Polish Greece Greek

Complete job names:

an engineer a doctor a nurse an accountant

a waitress a teacher an actor a driver

Complete with this, that, these, those

These keys over here are mine. That car outside is my father’s.

Who are those people over there? Whose is this book I’m holding in my hand?

Choose the correct answer:

What’s the time, please?

a) It’s 3 o’clock. b) Sorry, I’m busy. c) Yes, I have.

Has he got a car?

a) He’s got a blue car. b) Yes, he does. c) Yes, he has.

Are they married?

a) Yes, they are. b) Yes, they do. c) They are married.

Where do you come from?

a) I’m from Birmingham b) I live abroad. c) Yes, I do.

Telling the time

Re-write the times:

3.15 quarter past three 6.25 twenty-five past six 13.10 ten past one 21.35 twenty-five to ten 1pm one o’clock 7.30 half past seven 5.45 quarter to six 17.50 ten to six

Months of the year

January February March April May June July

August September October November December

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For or Since worksheet

For and since TEST

Complete the sentences with for or since.

1) She had lived there ……. 10 years when she decided to move back to the UK.

2) I’ve known her ……. 2 month now.

3) They have been good friends ……… their school days.

4) I went on a training course …….. 6 weeks.

5) They have been fighting the war …….. 6 years.

6) It has been the worst economic recession ………. 1929.

7) It has lasted …… about 4 years now.

8) He was without a job …. 3 months when he was hired by our company.

9) How long did you work there …… ?

10) It was just …… Christmas and then my contract finished.

11) We lived in Oxfordshire …….. we were little but now we live in Bradford.

12) They have been dating …. about a year now.

13) I haven’t seen him ….. we left college.

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RESULTS:

1) She had lived there for 10 years when she decided to move back to the UK.

2) I’ve known her for 2 month now.

3) They have been good friends since their school days.

4) I went on a training course for 6 weeks.

5) They have been fighting the war for 6 years.

6) It has been the worst economic recession since 1929.

7) It has lasted for about 4 years now.

8) He was without a job for 3 months when he was hired by our company.

9) How long did you work there for ?

10) It was just for Christmas and then my contract finished.

11) We lived in Oxfordshire since we were little but now we live in Bradford.

12) They have been dating for about a year now.

13) I haven’t seen him since we left college.

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