Beginning ESL Quiz 2

Choose the appropriate options to complete the sentences.

1. ---- she likes coffee, she prefers tea.


2. ---- for the bus, a man with a gun ran out of the bank opposite us.

As we were waiting
As soon as we waited
When we waited
Until we waited

3. It's the best film ----. You should go and see it.

I ever saw
I've ever seen
I've never seen
I've already seen

4. They went to Australia ---- a month ---- summer.

during, the
for, during
for, last
last, during

5. I don't think life ---- better in the future.

won't be
will be

6. I haven't heard from Jane for ages. I wonder ----.

what she like
how is she
how she is
how does she

7. We're not paying a builder to mend the fireplace. We've decided to do it ----.

our own

8. I always take an umbrella ---- it rains.

in case

9. We ---- go out to a restaurant during the week because when we get home from work we're too tired.

nearly never
hardly never
hardly ever

10. That sofa ---- comfortable. Can I try it?

looks like
is like

11. I ---- be late for work this morning. I've got a lot to do before midday.

don't have to

12. They've lived in that house ---- they were children.


13. She ---- Adriana when she dresses like that.

looks like
looks alike

14. I'll get art electrician ---- the heating.

to mend
for mending

15. You ---- come with us if you don't want to.

haven't to
aren't supposed to
don't have to

Correctness =
Correct answers:


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