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Have fun answering our free english tests.
What Are Cloze Tests?
Cloze exercises test the readers knowledge and understanding of the reading process. Cloze tests consist of passages that have certain words removed from the text. The students use their reading comprehension skills, vocabulary and knowledge of the subject matter to fill in the missing words so that the passage makes sense. Cloze activities are great vocabulary builders.
English Grammar Trivia:
English is the official language of over 70 countries and considered to be the universal language for global business communication. For example, all pilots on international flights identify themselves in English regardless of their native country.
The English Grammar rule "i before e except after c" is useful to remember when deciding how to spell words like friend, believe, or grieve as opposed to words like receipt, ceiling and deceive. As with any rule there are some exceptions.
The first English dictionary was written in 1755.
Did you know the correct spelling for grammar is with "ar" on the end ... many use "er" because the sound is so similiar. This is a common english vocabulary typo FYI
Test Your English: Parts of Speech
Here is a fun way to memorize the parts of speech when learning the English language
Every name is called a NOUN,
As field and fountain, street and town;
In place of noun the PRONOUN stands,
As he and she can clap their hands;
The ADJECTIVE describes a thing,
As magic wand and bridal ring;
The VERB means action, something done,
To read and write, to jump and run;
How things are done, the ADVERBS tell,
As quickly, slowly, badly, well;
The PREPOSITION shows relation,
As in the street, or at the station;
CONJUNCTIONS join in many ways,
Sentences, words, or phrase and phrase;
The INTERJECTION cries out, Hey!
Send and exclamation mark my way!
Through poetry we learn how each
of these make up THE PARTS OF SPEECH
English Writing: Typing Tests
The pangram The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog is a sentence that uses all the letters of the English alphabet and comes in handy when practising your computer, mobile phone or ipad typing skills.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
When learning English as second language it is always wise to start off with the easy level of quizzes and practice worksheets. Experiment with different ESL activities; listen to the TV and radio talk shows, music, record your self speaking, read elementary story books, fairy tales, comic books from the library, make up note cards, play English games, find a practice buddy to help with your grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary.
English Language Strategies
Simple technique to learn from English comprehension worksheets, especially if you are struggling, is the print out the test page. Make notes on the sheet, take the time to look up the problem words and keep the sheet for reference. Then fill out your test answers using the online test page to get your worksheet results.
English Reading and Comprehension printable worksheets can be found at English Worksheets
English Second Language (ESL) Exams
When learning English there are short forms you will see for different types of tests and exams.
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
First Certificate in English (FCE), Turkish Equivalent of the TOEFL exam named (KPDS)