English Test on BASICS - Test 2/4

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

HINWEIS! Fülle zuerst ALLE Lücken aus, wie du es im Prüfungsfall auch machen müsstest. Prüfe danach erneut alle Antworten und klicke erst dann auf den CHECK-Button. Somit erhältst du dein höchstwahrscheinlich im Prüfungsfall erreichtes Ergebnis. Hinter einigen Aufgaben findest du ein "?", wo du Hinweise zur Lösung erhältst.

1) Form questions to the underlined words!
I had called Jane before we went to the zoo.

John will buy a new car after the winter holidays.

2) Definite-, indefinite- or no article? Complete the sentences! (Put in XXX for no article!)

a) museum guide likes to take walk through Hyde Park and around Buckingham Palace.
b) Mary sends all stamps she gets to Sabine.
c) Roy lives near Golden Gate Bridge.
d) Patricia swam 100 metres half second faster this week than last.
e) One of two boys likes air in the Rockies when he climbs mountains.
f) Sabine's mother is bus driver, so she can go by bus for free.
g) Riding bike on beach at weekends is fun for Maria and her parents.
h) Mary likes stamps from Luxemburg lot.
i) Thanks to his father, Thomas has free entrance to British Museum.
j) Sabine isn't American.
k) He can play piano very well.

3) The Passive Voice - Put the sentences into the passive voice!
(Wer etwas macht, ist im Passivsatz unwichtig, deshalb weglassen!)

The teacher gave John some extra homework to do.

Mrs Brown teaches Milly a new song.

I will send you some photographs next week.


4) Complete the chart with irregular verbs!

jmd. kränken/ärgern
hung around