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
Trade commissioners (à l'étranger) (peuvent aider les entreprises) build and (approfondir) relationships, (accroître) their visibility and (devenir) more aware what’s happening (dans le marché). “These people are there (pour travailler pour vous),” he says, noting that the TCS in Canada helps companies (ENSURE) that they are ready and have (les ressources et les plans) to be successful.

MASITEK has been (SUCCESS) in (WIN) contracts with (importantes entreprises) because “it has the (technologie) you need these industries,” says Gaudet.