Fluent English Course Test 1 Welcome to your Fluent English Course Weeks 1-3 Name 1 Our next door neighbour _____ his car every Sunday.is washingwasheshas washedis wash2 Last summer, I _____ to the beach almost every day.wentwas goinghave beenhave been going3 "Whose is this plane ticket on the floor?" "Oh, it _____ to me."is belongingbelongshas belongedbelonged4 "I'm really tired of travelling so much." "I thought you _____ a bit quiet."were seeminghave seemedhave been seemingseemed5 "I had such a ban headache yesterday. I _____ all day."readwas readingwas been readhad been reading6 "You went to Chile, didn't you?" "No, but I _____ to Peru, which is right next door."had gonewas gonedid gowas going7 "Why were you so tired yesterday?" "Because I _____ all morning."jogwas joggedhad been jogginghag been jogged8 It was the first time I _____ a live match.was ever seeinghad ever been seeinghad ever seenwas ever seen9 "You live in a huge house, don't you?" "Yes, but we _____!"didn't use towouldn'tuse toweren't used to10 I _____ the whole of War and Peace by the time I was seven years old.was readinghad been readinghad readhad been read11 Karate hurt my hands at first, but I finally _____ it in the end.got used towas used towas usedget used to12 I _____ for the match to begin when suddenly a dog ran onto the pitch.had waitedwaitedwas waitingwait13 Before she retired, my grandma _____ go for a run every morning before work.use towouldgot used towas used to14 This time next week, we _____ the chemistry exam.have finishedhave been finishingwill have finishedwill have been finishing15 When I grow up, _____ an inventor.I'm beingI'm going to beI will have beenI will be being16 Shirley will _____ her research for the next few weeks.have donebe doinghave been doinghave been done17 Next week, Sam will _____ patients at this hospital for 25 years.have been treatingtreatbe treatingbe going to treat18 "What is it?" "We won't know until _____ it under a microscope."we're going to lookwe'll have lookedwe'll be lookingwe've looked19 We won't get any radio reception while _____ through the tunnel.you've drivenyou'll driveyou're drivingyou'll be driving20 "I'm going to set up the equipment in a minute." "_____ give you a hand?"Shall IWill IWould IDo IListening INFORMATION FOR LISTENING TASKS There are two parts to the test. You will hear each piece twice. For each part of the test there will be time for you to look through the questions and time for you to check your answers. Click play and do not pause the track till the end of this test. All necessary pauses are included in the audio track below. https://talkstudio.com.ua/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/FCE_sample_listening.mp3 Listening task 1 You will hear people talking in eight different situations. For questions 1 – 8, choose the best answer (A, B or C). 1 You hear a message on a telephone answering machine. Why is the speaker calling?A to confirm some arrangementsB to issue an invitationC to persuade someone to do something2 You hear two people talking about a water-sports centre. The man says the centre shouldA pay more attention to safety.B offer activities for small children.C provide all the equipment needed.3 You hear a professional tennis player talking about her career. What annoys her most about interviewers?A their belief that she leads a glamorous lifeB their assumption that she’s motivated by moneyC their tendency to disturb her while she’s travelling4 You hear a poet talking about his work. What is he doing?A giving his reasons for starting to visit schoolsB justifying the childlike nature of some of his recent poemsC explaining that his poems appeal to people of different ages5 You hear two people talking about a programme they saw on TV. The woman thinks the programme wasA irritating.B sad.C uninformative.6 You hear two people talking about an ice-hockey game they’ve just seen. How does the girl feel about it?A pleased to have had the experienceB relieved that she’d dressed appropriatelyC impressed by the performance of the team7 You overhear two friends talking about a restaurant. What do they both like about it?A the presentation of the foodB the atmosphere of the placeC the originality of the cooking8 You hear a man talking on the radio. What type of information is he giving?A a travel announcementB a weather forecastC an accident reportTime is Up!