The QUICK placement test tests structures and vocabulary. It is comprised of 60 multiple-choice test items (36 structure and 24 vocabulary) that are worth one mark each.


      This placement test is designed to give you a quick way of assessing the approximate level. For a more accurate assessment of your English language skills, your listening, speaking and writing skills would also have to be assessed.


      Timing – Allow 40-45 minutes for the Quick Placement Test


1. The meeting was _____ and not very interesting.


2. If you _____ me, what would you do?


3. Harriet is so knowledgeable. She can talk about _____ subject that comes up.


4. Who _____ in that house?


5. I _____ football every week.


6. I’m not interested _____ sports.


7. _____ be famous one day?


8. She was in _____ when she heard the tragic news.


9. The weather has been awful. We’ve had very _____ sunshine this summer.


10. What _____ this weekend, Lance?


11. I always _____ milk in my coffee.


12. My sister _____ the cooking in our house.


13. Can you give me a _____ with my bag.


14. ‘What time is it?’    ‘I have no _____.’


15. Before you enter the triathlon, please bear in _____ that you’re not as young as you used to be!


16. ‘_____ to Australia, Ginny?’  ‘Yes, two years ago.”


17. I regret _____ harder in school.


18. I ­_____ coffee.


19. How many _____ of trousers have you got?


20. After the movie was released, the main _____ point was its excessive use of violence.


21. Harry can _____ English.


22. Our neighbours aren’t very polite, and _____ particularly quiet!


23. I’d rather I _____ next weekend, but I do!


24. I’m so hungry! If only Bill _____ all the food in the fridge!


25. If I _____ him, I would have spoken to him, wouldn’t I?


26. The meal was very expensive. Look at the _____!


27. Did you hear what happened to Kate? She _____.


28. Where _____?


29. What’s _____ name?


30. Surely Sue _____ you if she was unhappy with your work.


31. _____ these days.


32. I usually _____ up at about 7.30.


33. Tokyo is _____ city I’ve ever lived in.


34. I _____ a headache.


35. I think Joey must _____ late tonight. His office light is still on.


36. The breath test showed he had consumed more than three times the legal limit of alcohol, so the police arrested him for _____.


37. I don’t know where _____ last night.


38. I was wondering _____ tell me when the next plane from Chicago arrives?


39. She likes _____ expensive clothes.


40. He _____ that he hadn’t stolen the computer, but no one believed him.


41. It’s my birthday _____ Friday.


42. There have been several big _____ against the use of GM foods recently.


43. I wish I _____ more money!


44. Roberta _____ from The United States.


45. Don’t forget to _____ the light when you leave the room.


46. Could you _____ me that book for a couple of days, please?


47. I _____ watch TV tonight.


48. A vegetarian is someone _____ doesn’t eat meat.


49. John and Betty are coming to visit us tomorrow but I wish _____.


50. Joel came back from his holiday in Brazil looking really _____.


51. I’ll call you when I _____ home.


52. Greg is _____ a lot of time at Yvonne’s house these days!


53. We had expected that they _____ fluent English, but in fact they didn’t.


54. I _____ eighteen years old.


55. Harry _____ his father’s car when the accident happened.


56. I like your hair. Where _____?


57. My friend _____ in London.


58. John tells me Jack’s going out with Helen, _____ I find hard to believe.


59. Do you _____ a uniform at your school?


60. I _____ TV every evening.