Test – the 10th form
Task 1. Vocabulary
Complete the sentences with a word formed from the letters given.
1.The airlines say my ___________ is too heavy and I have to pay extra. (EGULGAG)
2.This model of Big Ben will be a lovely ________ of our holiday. (EUNSVORI)
3. We`ve had a terrible _______ and now I`m just happy to be back home. (YUNORJE)
4. You have to choose your ________ and the ticket machine gives you your ticket. (INETIDSOTAN)
5. The ________ to Australia takes 10 hours. (HIGLTF)
6. The cost of the holiday includes _________ at a five-star hotel. (CONDIOMACAOMT)
7. Have you ever travelled ________? – Yes, I went to Italy last year. (DARAOB)
8. Our plane has been ________ by four hours. (ALYEDDE)
9. There are all _________ for doing sport in our school. (CSIIILTAFE)
10. You should carefully pack your __________. (CKCKSARU)
Task 2. Word building - grammar and vocabulary
Use the correct forms of the words in brackets.
Up until the 1960s, not many British people had (1-fly) abroad for their holidays. Although the idea was (2-attract), flying was still too expensive to most people. The only (3-choose) people had was to go to British resorts. Instead of flying, families (4-drive) to the British coast. Places like Blackpool and Brighton had millions of (5- visit) every year. During the 60s and 70s, prices dropped and (6- travel) began to visit places like Spain. At first, hotels were (7-comfort), but they slowly got better. These days, the (8- depart) lounges at airports are full and people travel (9-back) and forwards across the world for work and on holiday. Every summer, tourists go in all (10-direct) in search of the perfect beach and the perfect resort.
Read the text. If the line is correct, put a tick. If there is an extra word in a line, write the word.
_______ Of course, London is famous for that its attractions like Big Ben
_______ and the Tower of London. Millions of tourists look at these
_______ buildings every year – but not far distance from these places,
_______ there are other interesting sights. Next time you set off to visit
_______ London, why not plan to go to some of the places close in to the
_______ centre of the city that tourists rarely go to? Get into of a taxi and
_______ ask the driver to take you to Billingsgate fish market, for
_______ example. When you arrive there at the market, you`ll be amazed
_______ at the sights and sounds of real London. You can ask to the fish
_______ sellers about their work – and you don`t have to wait on for hours to get a ticket!
Complete each second sentence using the word given so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. Write between two and five words in each gap.
What`s the price of the tickets, Jimmy? – much
How…………………….. , Jimmy?
Sam likes hiking with his friends in summer. – keen
Sam ………………… his friends in summer.
This is my first experience of flying alone. – time
It is the first ……… alone.
I want to travel to America on board the ocean liner. – going
I ……………………… America by sea.
Why don`t you drive to Brighton this weekend? – car
Why don`t you ……………. this weekend?
are the tickets
is keen on hiking with
time I have flown
am going to travel to
go by car to Brighton