BUSINESS ENGLISH TEST

Welcome to your BUSINESS ENGLISH TEST

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FINEFOODS


Agent required for nationwide distribution. Some experience in food retail an advantage. Refrigerated van provided.


Finefoods requires an agent to:

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Staff should tell Jane Fellows


3.

To: All staff


From: HR Department


Please remember that your manager must agree any holiday dates before you complete a form.


Why is the HR department sending this email?

4. Phone Neil Smith at our showroom for a free quotation, or to arrange a visit from our representative.
5.

In a meeting you hear some say, ‘let’s wrap this up’, what do they mean?


6.

A ………… company is an outside company with whom your company has a business relationship.


7.

What does ‘I dropped the ball’ mean?


8.

If you own a lot of stock in a company, you are considered one of its ………………. .


9.

One of our corporate objectives is to develop ………………. relationships with key customers.


10.

You have to be less competitive and more ……………..


11.

In a meeting, your boss asks for ‘a show of hands’. What must you do?


12.

IBM provides a variety of networking ………….. for clients.


13.

What do you do? I work …………… .


14.

Your boss says to you ‘My hands are tied.’ What does this mean?


15.

Complete the sentence with the correct word.


We are very interested in …………. with you.


16.

In business, ……………….. is either a period in which some kind of machinery isn’t working, or a slow period.


17.

Complete the sentence with the correct word.


Due to the economic crisis, lots of companies are declaring …….


18.

To ‘take the minutes’ in a business meeting means:


19.

What does ‘It’s out of the question’ mean here?


Employee: Can I go home early?


Boss: It’s out of the question.


20.

What does ‘pull your weight’ mean?


GENERAL ENGLISH TEST

Welcome to your GENERAL ENGLISH TEST

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1.

The singer ended the concert …… her most popular song.





 

2.

When I realised I had dropped my gloves, I decided to …… my steps.





 

3.

Before making a decision, the leader considered all …… of the argument.





 

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I was looking forward …… at the new restaurant, but it was closed.





 

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She came to live here …… a month ago.





 

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The company needs to decide …… and for all what its position is on this point.





 

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His eyes were …… bad that he couldn’t read the number plate of the car in front.





 

8.

The shop didn’t have the shoes I wanted, but they’ve …… a pair specially for me.





 

9.

Have you got time to discuss your work now or are you …… to leave?





 

10.

Shall we go to the gym now?






 

11.

Would you mind …… these plates a wipe before putting them in the cupboard?





 

12.

Once the plane is in the air, you can …… your seat belts if you wish.





 

13.

…… tired Melissa is when she gets home from work, she always makes time to say goodnight to the children.





 

14.
Can I park here?





 
15.

Anne’s house is somewhere in the …… of the railway station.





 

16.

This new printer is recommended as being …… reliable.





 

17.

Don’t put your cup on the …… of the table – someone will knock it off.






 

18.

I’d like two tickets for tomorrow night.







 

19.

I’d rather you …… to her why we can’t go.





 

20.

I left my last job because I had no …… to travel.





 

21.

What colour will you paint the children’s bedroom?





 

22.

I’m sorry – I didn’t …… to disturb you.





 

23.

I can’t understand this email.





 

24.

It was only ten days ago …… she started her new job.





 

25.

It wasn’t a bad crash and …… damage was done to my car.