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Vocabulary: Shopping

1  Complete each of the phrases with an appropriate word from the box. The first one has been done for you.

meat            range        convenience          walking       brand 

out-of-town          own-brand       goods             value               corner


Question No. /

1 easy walking distance

2 wide of products

3 good for money

4 local shop

5 fresh counter

6 large supermarket

7 frozen food

8 cheap goods

9 well-known of washing powder

10 household section

2    Write five sentences, each including one of the phrases in exercise 1.


There is a very good shopping centre within easy walking distance of our house.

Reading and Use of English

Part 2

Open cloze

For questions 1-8, read the text below and think of the word which best fits each gap. Use only one word in each gap. There is an example at the beginning (0).

Write your answers IN CAPITAL LETTERS.

Don't forget!

Read the whole text through first.

Look at the whole sentence, not just the words immediately before and after the gap.

The open cloze focuses mainly on grammar.


Question No. /


Many urban centres suffer from a chronic lack (0)OF affordable housing. One solution to this problem, particularly for young, first-time buyers, (1) the microflat, an apartment which sometimes measures little more (2) 15 square metres. With just enough room to enable the occupier (3) sleep, eat and wash, microflats represent the ultimate in small-scale city living.

One of the best publicized designs of microflat was that of young architects Stuart Piercy and Richard Conner, (4) came up with their idea when they realized they couldn't afford to buy a place to live in London, (5) the fact that they were earning reasonable salaries. Their 30-square-metre prototype (6) first exhibited in the shop window of Selfridges department store in January 2002.

Teacher Sally Wright has been living in her London microflat (7) nearly two years now. 'Naturally, I would much (8) live in a bigger flat, but I would have to rent. At least I have a place I can call my own.'

Reading and Use of English

Part 4


1    Match each sentence 1-3 with two of the sentences a-f which both express a similar idea.

Question No. /

1 I haven't done this before. ,

2 I haven't done this for five years. ,

3 I've been doing this for five years ,

a It's five years since I started doing this.

b It's five years since I last did this.

c I've never done this.

d The last time I did this was five years ago.

e It's the first time I've done this.

f I began doing this five years ago.


2  Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence, using the word given. Do not change the word given. You must use between two and five words, including the word given.

Question No. /

Write the missing words IN CAPITAL LETTERS.

1 I haven't spoken to her since she had her baby.


The her was before she had her baby.

2 I haven't eaten Greek food before.


This is the Greek food.

3 My nephew began to play tennis in 2010.


My nephew 2010.

4 He hasn't seen his sister for many years.


It's his sister.

5 The last time I went swimming was three months ago.


I three months.

6 I've never seen a supermarket as big as this before.


This is the seen.


Part 1


You have recently had a discussion in your English class about the advantages and disadvantages of different places you can go shopping. Now your English teacher has asked you to write an essay.

Write an essay using all your notes and give reasons for your point of view.

Write your essay in 140-190 words.

Essay question

Is it better to go shopping in small local businesses or large out-of-town shopping centres?


Write about :

1 where things are cheaper

2 where the service is the better 

3 ...................(your own idea)

نظرات کاربران

ماژیک فسفری

با استفاده از ماژیک فسفری می توانید کلمات و بخش های مهم را برای خود علامت گذاری نمایید و هنگام پاسخ به آزمون از آنها استفاده کنید. برای از بین بردن بخش های رنگی دوباره روی آن کلیک نمایید.

دفترچه یادداشت

هر تعدادی که دوست دارید دفترچه یادداشت ایجاد کنید و نکات مهم را در آن بنویسید.
برای استفاده از دفترچه یادداشت بر روی قسمتی از درس یا آزمون که می خواهید در آنجا نکته ی مهمی را قرار دهید کلیک نمایید.سپس در آن قسمت یک دفترچه یادداشت جدید ایجاد میشود و با کلیک بر روی آن می توانید بازش کنید و نکته های مهم را بنویسید.