PROFICIENT USER – C1 Um ein effektives Englisch-Training zu gestalten, werden Ihre Vorkenntnisse online eingestuft. Die Einstufung besteht aus Multiple-Choice-Fragen und zwei Fragen, die Sie mit Ihren eigenen Worten beantworten sollen. Bitte nehmen Sie hierfür 45 bis 90 Minuten Zeit und absolvieren Sie ihn ohne Hilfsmittel wie Wörterbücher, Grammatikbücher oder Internetsuchmaschinen. Nur so ist eine sinnvolle und realistische Einschätzung möglich. In order to provide you with the English training that you need, please complete the online level assessment which would take 45 to 90 minutes. The assessment consists of multiple choice questions plus two questions to be answered in your own words. Please do not use any outside help like dictionaries, grammar reference books or the internet. Only then can we effectively and realistically assess your level of proficiency. Name Email Company 1.) _______________ a cup of coffee?Could be you likeCan likeWould you likeWould you like meDo you like2.) She _______________ her emails every day.checkcheckswatchlookslook3.) _______________ ? I’m fine, thank you.How are you goingWhat are you doingHow are youHow do you doWhat's up4.) We had _______________ problems with the new IT system.been manyanya lot of manymuchsome5.) _______________ your project leader?WhoseWho'sWereWhoWere is6.) We are having the meeting _______________ Friday next week.inonwithatuntil7.) There _______________ six people in our department.arewere beingishas beenwas8.) He _______________ never worked outside Germany.havehaswashas beenis9.) _______________ he based in Munich?IsHasDoAreDoes10.) He is currently away on a business trip, _______________?is hedoes hewasn't heisn't hedoesn't he11.) They _______________ the conference in Paris on April 26.go toattendare goingare attendinggo to attend12.) The purchasing department _______________ with the suppliers.maintainsbuyshandlesdealsdoes13.) You _______________ hand in the report today. You have until tomorrow.haven't had tomustn'tdon't have tocan'thaven't to14.) If you _______________ now, we will give you a discount of 4%.orderwill orderingwill do orderdoes the orderwill order15.) I _______________ the report yet.have seen nothave seenhave not to seehave not seeinghave not seen16.) Jonathan _______________ the client last week.has been metis meetingcould be meetinghas metmet17.) Sarah _______________ me to call the client.told tosaidansweredmentionedasked18.) We _______________ under a lot of stress at the moment.have beenhad beenare beingareare making19.) If I _______________ a million dollars, I'd retire immediately.hadcould be havingalready hadn'tam havingwould had20.) The person _______________ placed the order is on the phone.that iswho iswhichhaswho21.) There was _______________ a long queue that we decided to go home.suchtooenoughsomuch22.) Could you tell me _______________?where the conference room isthe conference room is wherewhere is the conference roomis the conference room wherewhere the conference room23.) He's not in right now, but _______________ him to call you back the moment he comes in.I'm askingI askwill have askedI'll askI go and ask24.) That was the best workshop _______________ I've ever attended!whomwhatwherethatwho25.) Acme International has just established _______________ in the Asian-Pacific Region.a subsidiaryan extension companya child companya daughter companya parent company26.) By the time she arrived, everyone _______________.has been leavingis leavinghad already lefthas already leftleft27.) I was a bit disappointed _______________ his last movie.bywithonunderfrom28.) David refused _______________ the contract.to signto not signingthat to signfor signingto be signed29.) The delegation is now _______________ Hawaii.intoonatinonto30.) _______________ she was only 18, she had already patented more than 25 inventions.BeforeDue toAsBecauseWhen31.) _______________, lobbyists are just glorified salesmen.As far as in her opinionAs far as she's concernedAs far as to some extentAs far as she thinksAs far as she could agree32.) I can't find the monthly report. I _______________ it on the subway!should have had leftmust have been leftshould have leftmust have leftmight not have left33.) Governments all over the world need to _______________ the reality of climate change.make outcome up withface up totake overcarry out34.) The plans were _______________ that none of the lower-level managers knew about them.so classifiedsuch a lot of classifiedsecretsuch secretso secretive35.) You _______________ keep an eye on the exchange rate.must have toneed not tomight want towould betterhad better to36.) In recent years the price of gold has remained relatively stable _______________ the price per barrel of oil has fluctuated considerably.moreoversubsequentlywhereasdespite offurthermore37.) The speaker _______________ when I arrived.already startedhad already startedhas already startedwas already startingwas already started38.) The situation has just gone from _______________.worse to worstbad to worsebad to baddergood to worsebad to worst39.) We are pleased to announce that we _______________ our delivery service to the whole of South America. have stretchedhave drawn outhave amplifiedhave extendedhave spread40.) I read a lot of books _______________ develop my vocabulary.so as totherefore toso that toin order thatas a result41.) Only later _______________ that we had been misled by the economic indicators.we realisedwe had realiseddid we realisehad we realisedhave we realised42.) The corporation offered to pay for _______________.any caused damagesome caused damageany damage causedany damage that was the resultsome of the caused damage43.) Don't _______________ that you would get a lot of support on this.assessestimatepresumereflecthunch44.) Not until the next board meeting _______________ what measures are going to be implemented.do we knowwill we knowwill we have knowndid we knowwe will know45.) The proposed budget was _______________ originally planned.much higher astwice as high asjust as higher astwice higher astwice higher than46.) We have to address the moral issues _______________ by new technologies.posedprovidedundertakensubmittedallocated47.) The _______________ deemed faulty.equipments wasequipment wereequipment wasequipments areequipments were48.) _______________ several audits before, Sam wasn't particularly nervous anymore.To have hadAs he was havingWith having hadHaving hadHaving49.) We can assure you that we have _______________ of backing down from our position.the aimno intentionevery intentionno planevery resolve50.) Economics is a subject _______________.that I have always had problemswith that I have always had problemswhich I have always had problemswith which I have always had problemsto which I have always had problems51.) Martin couldn't _______________ the courage to admit his mistake to his supervisor.arousesummon upinitiatesummon backcall in52.) We are pleased to announce that Lauren Hold _______________ replace Kevin Black as Purchasing Manager from 15th October.is close tois dueis on the verge tois about tois to53.) We regret _______________ you that we will not be pursuing your candidacy for this position. We wish you all the best in your future endeavours.informingto informbeing informed byto be informed bytrying to inform54.) It's high time _______________ for the upcoming financial audit.to be preparingwe preparedto preparewe preparewe are preparing55.) I am _______________ to hire anyone who isn't fully qualified.loathunfavorablecontraryresistingapproving56.) I _______________ being called a liar and being made to apologise for other people's mistakes.am offended byresentdo not take kindlyhave hard feelingsregret57.) Her family is so affluent that she _______________ when she was a child.was down and outwanted for nothingwas in surpluswas in abundancewanted for everything58.) Our ability to act conclusively in this market would be severely compromised _______________ to proceed with this merger.should we notif we haveif we didn'twere we nothad we59.) What our interns lack in experience, they _______________ drive and enthusiasm.modify withmake up for withrevise withoutweigh withequate with60.) She was elected into the supervisory board by the _______________.degree of votesnarrowest of votesproportion of votessubstantial marginnarrowest of marginsWrite something about your past and your present. (40 - 80 words)What are some of your plans for the future? (30 - 60 words)1 out of Time is Up!