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
“Most the time it’s a collaboration,” she says. “When (making/doing) the transition from ‘start up’ to full commercialization, a company like ours needs the services of the TCS in regions to (MAKE SURE) that every dollar spent is maximized in-market, to meet right people have the (ABLE) to make the purchasing (DECIDE).”

Charles Gaudet, a trade commissioner works (la région de l’Atlantique), says that MASITEK is (doing/making) all the (=opp of "wrong") moves, especially in (USE) the resources available to it and (DIVERSIFY) into unique products and markets. (...).