MAY 2016 Exam REVISION exercises by Michael A. Riccioli - 2016

Instructions and examples
I) Fill in the gaps with an appropriate word
e.g. "__ some professions, niceness does not get you very far." ==> ANSWER: IN

II) Use the words in brackets to form a word/phrase that fits in the gaps
e.g. : "It is a term often ___ (USE) to describe ... ==> Answer: USED"

III) Word opposites
e.g. 1: "___ (=not interesting)..." ==> Answer: UNINTERESTING
e.g. 2: "___ (opposite of 'long').."==> Answer: SHORT

IV) Numbers and Figures
e.g. : "___ (write in figures: four hundred and four) ..." ==> Answer: 404

V) Gapped translation (translate the words in brackets)
e.g. : "____ (nos pays)"==> our countries

VI) Multiple-Choice: decide which word best fits each space.
e.g. "... involving a very small ___ (detailed/detail/details) or difference ..." ==> ANSWER: DETAIL VII) Word definitions ...
e.g. " He ___ (=in the end; at the of a period of time or a series of events) went to have a word with the CEO." ==> Answer: EVENTUALLY
She says [le service gratuit] helps introduce company to “industry leaders”, sets up meetings with [des clients et des partenaires potentiels] and helps MASITEK follow up on foreign sales. Clinch notes that this has instrumental in places as (Mexique), (Brésil), (Inde) and (Allemagne).

“It’s beneficial us to have multiple people speaking our behalf. We need to get many qualified leads as we can before (GO) into area,” she says, noting that other organizations as the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Opportunities NB and the National Research Council have also helpful as MASITEK develops its strategy, plans markets and looks additional customers certain areas.