PROFICIENT USER – C2 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?Do you likeCan likeCould be you likeWould you likeWould you like me2.) She _______________ her emails every day.watchchecklookcheckslooks3.) _______________ ? I’m fine, thank you.How do you doHow are youWhat are you doingWhat's upHow are you going4.) We had _______________ problems with the new IT system.anya lot of manybeen manymuchsome5.) _______________ your project leader?WhoWhoseWho'sWereWere is6.) We are having the meeting _______________ Friday next week.onuntilinwithat7.) There _______________ six people in our department.has beeniswere beingarewas8.) He _______________ never worked outside Germany.hashavewasishas been9.) _______________ he based in Munich?HasDoesAreDoIs10.) He is currently away on a business trip, _______________?wasn't hedoes hedoesn't heisn't heis he11.) They _______________ the conference in Paris on April 26.attendare goinggo togo to attendare attending12.) The purchasing department _______________ with the suppliers.maintainsbuyshandlesdealsdoes13.) You _______________ hand in the report today. You have until tomorrow.don't have tohaven't had tocan'tmustn'thaven't to14.) If you _______________ now, we will give you a discount of 4%.will orderwill orderingdoes the orderwill do orderorder15.) I _______________ the report yet.have seenhave not seenhave not to seehave seen nothave not seeing16.) Jonathan _______________ the client last week.metis meetinghas methas been metcould be meeting17.) Sarah _______________ me to call the client.askedmentionedansweredsaidtold to18.) We _______________ under a lot of stress at the moment.areare beinghave beenare makinghad been19.) If I _______________ a million dollars, I'd retire immediately.would hadcould be havingalready hadn'thadam having20.) The person _______________ placed the order is on the phone.whohasthat iswho iswhich21.) There was _______________ a long queue that we decided to go home.enoughsosuchmuchtoo22.) Could you tell me _______________?where the conference room iswhere is the conference roomwhere the conference roomthe conference room is whereis the conference room where23.) He's not in right now, but _______________ him to call you back the moment he comes in.I go and askwill have askedI'll askI askI'm asking24.) That was the best workshop _______________ I've ever attended!whowherethatwhomwhat25.) 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 already leftis leavinghas been leavinglefthad already left27.) I was a bit disappointed _______________ his last movie.withunderonbyfrom28.) David refused _______________ the contract.that to signto not signingto signto be signedfor signing29.) The delegation is now _______________ Hawaii.intoonontoinat30.) _______________ she was only 18, she had already patented more than 25 inventions.WhenBeforeBecauseDue toAs31.) _______________, lobbyists are just glorified salesmen.As far as to some extentAs far as in her opinionAs far as she thinksAs far as she's concernedAs far as she could agree32.) I can't find the monthly report. I _______________ it on the subway!must have leftmight not have leftshould have had leftmust have been leftshould have left33.) Governments all over the world need to _______________ the reality of climate change.carry outcome up withface up totake overmake out34.) The plans were _______________ that none of the lower-level managers knew about them.such secretso secretivesuch a lot of classifiedso classifiedsecret35.) You _______________ keep an eye on the exchange rate.might want tohad better towould bettermust have toneed not to36.) In recent years the price of gold has remained relatively stable _______________ the price per barrel of oil has fluctuated considerably.despite ofwhereasmoreoversubsequentlyfurthermore37.) The speaker _______________ when I arrived.was already startedalready startedhad already startedwas already startinghas already started38.) The situation has just gone from _______________.worse to worstbad to worstgood to worsebad to worsebad to badder39.) We are pleased to announce that we _______________ our delivery service to the whole of South America. have spreadhave amplifiedhave drawn outhave extendedhave stretched40.) I read a lot of books _______________ develop my vocabulary.so that totherefore toin order thatas a resultso as to41.) Only later _______________ that we had been misled by the economic indicators.did we realisewe realisedhave we realisedwe had realisedhad we realised42.) The corporation offered to pay for _______________.some of the caused damageany damage that was the resultsome caused damageany damage causedany caused damage43.) Don't _______________ that you would get a lot of support on this.presumereflectassessestimatehunch44.) Not until the next board meeting _______________ what measures are going to be implemented.we will knowwill we have knowndo we knowdid we knowwill we know45.) The proposed budget was _______________ originally planned.twice higher astwice higher thantwice as high asmuch higher asjust as higher as46.) We have to address the moral issues _______________ by new technologies.providedundertakenallocatedsubmittedposed47.) The _______________ deemed faulty.equipment wereequipments areequipments wereequipment wasequipments was48.) _______________ several audits before, Sam wasn't particularly nervous anymore.HavingAs he was havingHaving hadTo have hadWith having had49.) We can assure you that we have _______________ of backing down from our position.the aimevery intentionno planevery resolveno intention50.) Economics is a subject _______________.that I have always had problemswith which I have always had problemswith that I have always had problemsto which I have always had problemswhich I have always had problems51.) Martin couldn't _______________ the courage to admit his mistake to his supervisor.arouseinitiatesummon upcall insummon back52.) We are pleased to announce that Lauren Hold _______________ replace Kevin Black as Purchasing Manager from 15th October.is dueis about tois close tois on the verge 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.to informtrying to informinformingbeing informed byto be informed by54.) It's high time _______________ for the upcoming financial audit.we are preparingto be preparingwe preparedto preparewe prepare55.) I am _______________ to hire anyone who isn't fully qualified.resistingcontraryunfavorableloathapproving56.) I _______________ being called a liar and being made to apologise for other people's mistakes.have hard feelingsdo not take kindlyam offended byresentregret57.) Her family is so affluent that she _______________ when she was a child.was in surpluswas in abundancewas down and outwanted for nothingwanted for everything58.) Our ability to act conclusively in this market would be severely compromised _______________ to proceed with this merger.were we notif we didn'thad weshould we notif we have59.) What our interns lack in experience, they _______________ drive and enthusiasm.outweigh withequate withrevise withmodify withmake up for with60.) She was elected into the supervisory board by the _______________.narrowest of marginsnarrowest of votessubstantial marginproportion of votesdegree of votesWrite 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!