EXAM PRACTICE NB1
SPOT THE MISTAKE AND CORRECT IT
I usually have for breakfast toast
In Sunday morning we go to the country
The Sunday my family go to the country but I stay at home
My favourite day of the week is on Saturday
My fauvorite day of the week is Saturday
They always go skiing on Christmas
My mother's housewife and my father is unemployed
My mother works in a newspaper and she´s always tired
My mother´s usually quiet busy during the week
Joseph Merrick is not a normal man, he’s a elephant man
The Elephant Man has got a red teeth and bags of skin
The Queen wants to seeing Joseph in hospital
The Nicole's house is very old but it´s nice
You always are late to class
My cousins hardly never come to visit me
I´d like to talk to John and Sue. Can you call their?
Tom and Sara go to see the grandmother once a week
I dinner at my aunt’s house once a week
What does your best friend like do in her free time?
My best friend looks like to a model
She likes writting songs and stories
I like Sara because she’s always call me
She has short hair, and is black. Her eyes are green
She likes watching TV in her house
My best friend loves listening music and skiing
My best friend loves listening to music and read books
I sometimes walk from the station to my job.
Who’s book is this? > It´s theirs
Whose book is this? > It´s his
My friends send to me very nice Christmas cards
I’d like a cup of red wine, please
My brother and I play a computer games everyday
My friends and me go to the cinema when we have money
I get up at 8 and after I have a shower
The film isn´t very interesting. I'm ______
boring bored low
My ______ of birth is 8 March 1971
date place day
Tony Blair is a British ______
politic political politician
She doesn´t work. She's _____
retired housewife student
`Welcome to the Sheraton, can I help you?' `Yes, I have a _____´
non-smoking double bed reservation
Can I have a ____ Coke?
normal regular medium
Your brother's daughter is your ____
cousin daughter-in-law niece
Your sister’s husband is your ____
cousin brother-in-love brother-in-law
Where's the water? This glass is _____
full wet empty
I have a healthy ____. I sleep 8 hours and have three meals.
life Okinawa way lifestyle
____ stress is important to be healthy
Safe Low Unusual
The Festival starts on 13th April and _____ for two days
lasts longs during
Louise is a(n) _____ mother
alone only single
I always start the New Year with a good ____
resolution proposition decision
I love that ____ on TV for Nike
advertisement announce break
`Do you like going to the supermarket?´ `I don´t _____´
matter agree mind
In the film they meet and ____in love
fall get affair
Can I have two pizzas to ______, please?
take home carry with me take away
A nurse _____ ill people
looks after looks for looks over
Women keep coins in a ______
satchel wallet purse
When you draw something and you want to correct it, you use a _____
rubble rubber rabber
People in Egypt speak _____
Egyptian Arab Arabic
-`Thanks´ -`You're _____´
welcome fine at all
`Excuse me, can I ___ these jeans __?´
try on put on take away
How do you ____ to school?
go travel get
`Which is your favourite ____?´ `Summer´
station season term
The _____ serves drinks on a plane
flight assistant waitress flight attendant
My uncle cooks great ____
foods meals menus
When you have a problem with water pipes, the sink, etc. you call a(n) ____
electrician fountanier plumber
The Tomatina is a popular ____ where people _____ kilos and kilos of tomatoes.
party/give celebration/take festival/throw
Enrique Iglesias is tall and _____
beautiful good-looking good-height
CLOZE: Complete the gaps with ONLY ONE WORD.
The Wild Cats is ____ fantastic rock and roll band from America. I have all ___
CDs. There are four ____ in the band. Lips is the lead singer and he ____ plays the
guitar. He's tall and doesn't have ____ hair. He ____ sing very well. He´s only 18
_____ he's already a superstar! My friends Natasha doesn´t like _____ to this kind
of music but I ____ this band is great. I have a book about them _____ home. In my
____ time I like going _____ with my friends and _____ detective films on TV too.
LIFE ON A CRUISE SHIP
Lucy Beckett finds a quiet, sunny place and ____ down. She picks her book and starts
to ____. It's The City Guide to Hong Kong and Hong Kong is ____ next destination.
Seventy-year-old Lucy is ____ holiday on the cruise ship The Oriana.
Lucy is different from other tourists ____ she lives on the ship all year. `I love going
on cruises and I don´t ____ to stay at home all day´. But The Oriana isn´t _____.
Every year Lucy ____ £ 50,000 for a small cabin ____ no window. Does she miss her
home? `____ at all´, she says. `Life is easy ____´. I don´t do ____ shopping and I
don´t pay bills. I don´t want to ____ alone, I prefer to travel, see different
countries and ____ interesting people. I´m happy here, _____ is my home´.