Future forms for C1-C2 levels

Question 1 of 18

1

The sentence ' The government will meet tomorrow' is incorrect as this is an arrangement and should be expressed using the form 'going to'

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 2 of 18

1

In the following statement 'shall' has been used to express determination.
The whole purpose of this interview is to talk about the band's last release. We shall therefore not be drawn into discussing our private lives.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 3 of 18

1

In the following statement the pronunciation of 'shall' and 'not' is weak.
The whole purpose of this interview is to talk about the band's last release. We shall therefore not be drawn into discussing our private lives.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 4 of 18

1

Which of the following samples is more likely to appear on a notice board?

Select one of the following:

  • Trains are not going to run to Paddington from 22.00 due to essential track repairs.

  • Trains will not be running to Paddington from 22.00 due to essential track repairs.

Question 5 of 18

1

The following sample is common in...?

The Prime Minister is to hold an official reception for the visitors.

Select one of the following:

  • spoken English

  • written English

Question 6 of 18

1

Which of the following options is NOT CORRECT?
I am now looking forward to our first meeting with the students' council, which___________ in a week's time.

Select one of the following:

  • will be being held.

  • will be held

  • is to be held.

Question 7 of 18

1

Fill the blank space to complete the text.

Complete the sentence with the structure 'be to+ infinitive' in a way that it has the same meaning as the sample. Don't use contractions.
Do not disturb the staff.
You the staff.

Question 8 of 18

1

Fill the blank space to complete the text.

Complete the sentence with the structure 'be to+ infinitive' in a way that it has the same meaning as the sample. Don't use contractions.
Do not take these pills with any other medical treatment.
You these pills with any other medical treatment.

Question 9 of 18

1

'Be due to' can be used instead of the simple present for timetables.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 18

1

Which of the two options suggests a fixed plan?

Select one of the following:

  • Cats celebrates its 50,000th performance on the 26th June.

  • Cats is due to celebrate its 50,000th performance on the 26th June.

Question 11 of 18

1

Which of the following samples is correct?

Select one of the following:

  • Won't she look good once she will have the cosmetic surgery?

  • Won't she look good once she has the cosmetic surgery?

Question 12 of 18

1

In the sentence 'I'll be meeting Tom at the office on Monday', the future continuous suggests...

Select one of the following:

  • a possible event.

  • an inevitable event.

Question 13 of 18

1

About to in the following sentence The performance is about to start, refers to something that will happen in the near future.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 14 of 18

1

Which one of the sentence below has a very similar meaning to:
'Don't annoy your uncle with silly questions. He's about to lose his temper.

Select one of the following:

  • Don't annoy your uncle with silly questions. He's on the verge of losing his temper.

  • Don't annoy your uncle with silly questions. He will lose his temper.

Question 15 of 18

1

Is the following sentence correct?
Don't annoy your uncle with silly questions. He's on the point of losing his temper in an hour.

Select one of the following:

  • Yes

  • No

Question 16 of 18

1

Can the phrase 'be bound to' be used instead of 'very likely to' in the following sentence with a similar meaning?
The new stand-up comedy is very likely to upset many spectators.

Select one of the following:

  • Yes

  • No

Question 17 of 18

1

Can the phrase 'be bound to' be used instead of 'certain' in the following sentence?
Be certain to give me a ring as soon as you arrive.

Select one of the following:

  • Yes

  • No

Question 18 of 18

1

One of the following structures is too direct, which one?

Select one of the following:

  • I'm afraid we aren't coming to your inaugural lecture.

  • I'm afraid we won't be coming to your inaugural lecture.

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