English Tests

Business English

Business English abbreviations test – How much do you know about abbreviations used in business?

Job Titles – Do you know who does what in a company?

Which department – Can you name the departments in a company?

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Confusing words

Any vs Some
Been vs Gone
Borrow vs Lend
By vs Until
Check vs Control
He’s vs His
Human | Man | People| Person | Persons
I / Me / My
Say / Tell / Ask
There / Their / They’re
To / Too / Two
Where / Were / Wear / We’re

Check out the common English mistakes page for explanations.

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Dictation and Spelling Tests

The Monthly Dictation Tests – updated quarterly(ish)
Adjectives Dictation Test
Buildings Dictation Test
Education Dictation Test
Food Dictation Test
Human Body Test
Jobs and Work Dictation Test
Money Dictation Test
Rooms and Furniture
Transport Dictation Test
The Ultimate Spelling Test
The Verbs Dictation Test– a twist on the theme.

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Grammar Tests Test This

Test your English grammar

Active Voice or Passive VoiceTest This
Adjective OrderTest This
AdjectivesTest This
Adjectives – comparativeTest This
Adjectives – comparative vs superlativeTest This
Adverbs Test This
Articles – a / an / nothing Test This
Articles – a / an Test This
Articles – a / an / nothing Test This
Auxilliary Verbs – conjugate the verbs Test This
Auxilliary Verbs – Do/Does/Have/HasTest This
Auxilliary Verbs – To be or not to be Test This
Case – I or me Test This
Compound Nouns Test This
Conditionals – Type I Test This
Conditionals – Type II Test This
Conditionals – Type III Test This
Countable / Uncountable Nouns Test This
Gerund / Infinitive Test This
To Have Test To Have
-ing -ed Adjectives Test This
Irregular Verbs (can be played by one or two players)
Like – To like, to look like, to be like
Match the short forms
Past Participles Test This
Personal or Possessive Test This
Possessive Adjectives Test This
Possessive Case Test This
Prepositions of Movement Test This
Prepositions of Place Test This
Prepositions of Time Test This
Present / Past Participle Test This
Present Perfect VerbsTest This
Pronouns – I vs meTest This
Pronouns – ReflexiveTest This
Open (Wh..) Questions Test This
ReplyTest This– Choose the correct reply from the selection given.
Reported SpeechTest This
Shapes, adjectives and prepostionsTest This – Follow the instructions
Some vs any
Tag questions Test This
Test your tenses Test This – New mixed tenses test
They’re, There or TheirTest This – short form, preposition or possessive?
This That These Those Here There
Used to vs to be used to – Tricky!
Verbs – Regular or Irregular
Was vs Were

!Learning Tip! if you find a test difficult go to that section of the grammar page. Use the Picture It Picture Itsections wherever possible to help you

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Test your memory with these concentration games:-

Memory Test – Household Items
Memory Test – Facial Features
Memory Test – Numbers 0 to 10 (requires Macromedia Shockwave Player)
Memory Test – Fruit #1
Memory Test – Fruit # 2
Memory Test – Vegetables
Memory Test – More Numbers for two players  (requires Macromedia Shockwave Player)
Memory Test – Opposites for two players  (requires Macromedia Shockwave Player)

Memory Test – More Opposites

Memory Test – Photo Fit Face
Memory Test – Eating
Memory Test – Short forms
Memory Test – Transport
Memory Test – Plurals

Memory Test – Packing for your hols

Memory Test – Animals

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Placement Tests

Test your level of English grammar and vocabulary:-

Beginner – You can use simple sentences and ask basic questions.
Lower Intermediate – You can communicate in everyday situations and write simple texts.
Upper Intermediate – You can follow and take part in a variety of conversations. You have a wide vocabulary.
Advanced – You have an excellent command of the language and can speak with confidence with native speakers.

Level 1 – Beginner Vocabulary
Level 1 – Beginner Grammar
Level 2 – Lower Intermediate Vocabulary
Level 2 – Lower Intermediate Grammar
Level 3 – Upper Intermediate Vocabulary
Level 3 – Upper Intermediate Grammar
Level 4 – Advanced Vocabulary
Level 4 – Advanced Grammar

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Reading and Comprehension

Test your reading and comprehension skills

Text 1 – Shopping
Text 2 – Eating Out
Text 3 – New Neighbours
Text 4 – The Job Interview
Text 5 – Coming to tea
Text 6 – Opening an account 
Text – Active Listening – Comprehension Test
Text – Video Games – Comprehension Test
Text – Understanding Speed Reading – Comprehension Test
Text – Body Language – Comprehension Test

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Sorting and Matching

Put the lists into order according to the instructions:-

New TestThe Alphabet – Match the upper case and lower case letters

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Vocabulary Tests

Match It – Buildings
Match It – Clothes
Match It – Eating In
Match It – Eating Out
Match It – Education
Match It – Fruit
Match It – Food – Fruit and Veg
Match It – Jobs
Match It – Meanings

Match It – Money

Match It – Opposites

Match It – Singular and Plural
Match It – Rooms and houses
Match It – Shopping
Match It – Vegetables
Match It – World Capitals
Choose the right word(s) – Food

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