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Business English

Difficult

Business Expressions with the Verb "Sign:" Part One
(difficult, fill-in)
Business Expressions with the Verb "Sign:" Part Two
(difficult, matching)

 

Grammar

Very Easy Easy
Jobs: Simple Present "Be"
(multiple choice)
Going to a Party: Say vs. Tell
(multiple choice)
At a Party: Personal Pronouns
(multiple choice)
Housework: Make vs. Do
(multiple choice)
Making Dinner: Prepositions of Location
(multiple choice)
Food Quantifiers
(crossword)
Jerry and Ken Make Travel Plans: Prepositions of Time (multiple choice) Shopping in the Haight Part One: Gerunds & Infinitives
(multiple choice)
Girl Talk: And and But
(multiple choice)
Medium
Shopping in the Haight Part Two: Gerunds & Infinitives
(fill-in)
Tense Review: Karin's Knee Surgery  
(multiple choice)
Change to Reported Speech Tense Review: At a Restaurant 
(fill-in)
Movie Titles: Prepositions
(multiple choice)
Tense Review: the Verb "Have"
(fill-in)
Movie Titles: Word Forms
(multiple choice)
Guy Talk: Conditional Sentences
(fill-in)
Bruce Springsteen Lyrics: Prepositions
(multiple choice)
Irregular Plurals: Intermediate
(fill-in)
Simple Past and Past Progressive
(scrambled sentences)

Difficult

Irregualr Plurals: Advanced
(fill-in) 
Song Lyrics :Complex Sentence Structure 
(multiple choice)
The Nightly News
(scrambled sentences)
Sue Plans a Wedding: Verbs with Prepositions
(multiple choice)

 

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Idioms, Slang & Phrasal Verbs

Easy

Watching TV at Karin's: Phrasal Verbs (fill-in)

Medium
Bar Talk in the U.S.
(multiple choice)
The Big Let Down: Phrasal Verbs
(fill-in)
Alex's Night Out
(fill-in)
Phrasal Verbs with "Take"
(matching)  
Karin's Obsession
(fill-in)
Idioms and Expressions: High or Tall
(multiple choice)
Expressions with "Time"
(multiple choice)
Expressions with Book
(multiple choice) 

Difficult

Idioms: Hot or Cold
(multiple choice)
Dating: Two-word Verbs
(matching)
Idioms and Expressions: Wet or Dry
(multiple choice)
Two Word Verbs with "Look" 
(matching)
Karl Vacuums: Phrasal Verbs with "Get" 
(multiple choice)
Phrasal Verbs with Get
(matching)
Expressions with "Mouth"
(multiple choice)

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Reading

Easy

Difficult

At the Bus Depot

Newspaper Headlines

Dave Turns into a Potato

 

TOEFLesque

Difficult

Public Transit in San Francisco: Error Correction Cable TV in San Francisco
Jury Duty in the US: Error Correction Big News Events from the 1990s

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Trivia

Easy

Name That Genre! (Movies) (multiple choice)

Medium Very Difficult
U.S. Trivia
(multiple choice)
Trivia: American Literature
(multiple choice)
Art Trivia
(multiple choice)
Movie Trivia
(multiple choice)
Travel Trivia:How Much Do You Know about Europe?
(multiple choice)
Trivia: The U.S. Constitution
(multiple choice)
Travel Trivia: How Much Do You Know about the U.S.?
(multiple choice)


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Useful Expressions

Easy

Medium

Questions: At a Restaurant Useful Expressions: At a Hotel
Questions: Clearing Customs
Useful Expressions: Smoking


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Vocabulary

Easy

Medium

Picture Vocabulary: In the Kitchen
(multiple choice)
What Kind of Food Is It? 
(multiple choice)
Kitty: Cat Vocabulary
(fill-in)
TV: What Type of Show Is It?
(matching)
Safeway: Supermarket Vocabulary
(fill-in)
David and Nicole Get Married: Weddings in the US
(multiple choice)
What Am I?: Jobs & Professions
(multiple choice)
Internet Terms
(scrambled sentences)
Picture Vocabulary: Grocery Shopping
(multiple choice)
E-mail
(fill-in)
John Robs a Corner Store: Criminal and Legal Vocabulary
(multiple choice)

Difficult

Cooking Pasta
(fill-in)
Karin and Ken Catch a Flight: Airport Vocabulary
(cloze)
One of These Things Is Not Like the Others
(multiple choice)
The Animal Kingdom
(multiple choice)


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scene.gif.gif (11950 bytes)    The Quiz Scene: Web Links

Self-Study Quizzes for ESL Students--Reading, writing, general knowledge, holidays, trivia, and direct links to the site's other quiz pages.  Part of the Internet TESL Journal's Activities for ESL Students.  Highly recommended for all levels.

The English Zone--an excellent learning resource from a California teacher named Kaye. "Learn some idioms, practice English verbs, test your grammar, write a fun story."   There's also a jokes page. 

The Quiz Zone-- A collection of over 80 on-line exercises from ESL teacher Vito Magistrale.

Pearson Brown's Better English Exercises--Over 125 on-line exercises in business English, grammar, vocabulary, and more.  Highly recommended.

The ESL Quiz Center at Dave's ESL Cafe--Quizzes on grammar, geography, people, slang and more.

Grammar Quizzes, Puzzles and Comprehensions from Taiwan Teacher

English Tests and Quizzes: Practice for Students of English--From Elek Mathe at englishlearner.com.  This site offers lots of tests and exercise practice for intermediate and advanced learners.  Specifics include grammar, vocabulary, reading, and business English.  There's also a chat room and a fun game called Trivia Blitz.

Test Junkie--a native speaker index to loads of quizzes, both fun and serious.  If you need a break from some serious studying,  take a love and relationships test or get a virtual palm reading. Recommended for high-intermediate and advanced learners.

EXPLORIT Science Center, Davis, California - Interactive Quizzes--Lots of interactive quizzes for kids and adults.  A fun native speaker site.  Recommended for intermediate through advanced learners.

The QuizSite Main Page--Trivia Quiz Games on Hundreds of Topics--You choose the topic, the level of difficulty, and the number of questions.  Intermediate through advanced language proficiency.

Cloze Tests--a nice collection of difficult cloze exercises from the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong.  Advanced.

Games--hangman and scrambled word games.

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