Розробка містить завдання, які визначають рівень сформованості граматичних навичок учнів 9-х класів. Тест може бути використаний як вхідний тест з граматики.
I. Fill in the blanks with the correct words (a, b, c, d).
1. Some inventions ... named after their creators.
a) is b) are c) should d) will
2. Until just over a hundred years ago there ….no such instrument as the saxophone.
_a) can b) is c) was d) were
3. New inventions ... every day and make our life easier, warmer and longer.
4. The French mechanic Charles Bourse ... the idea of transmitting speech electrically.
5. Nick broke the glass white he ... it.
a) was washing b) washed c) is washing
6. I ... the report yet.
a) haven't made b) am not making c) didn't make
7. By the time I got the station the train....
a) left b) had left c) was leaving
8. He always thought that he ... connect his life with an occupation requiring mainly intellectual work.
a) will b) would c) will be d) would be
9. When I saw the girl I was sure I…her before.
a) meet c) have met
b) met d) had met
10. The thunderstorm began while they ... the problems of their school.
a) discussed c) had discussed
b) have discussed d) were discussing
II. Make up questions to the sentences using the words in brackets.
1. They will publish this book next month. (What?)
2. X-rays are widely used nowadays. (Where?)
3. The German engineer Rudolf Diesel invented the Diesel engine in the last century. (When?)
4. My mother speaks English fluently. (How?)
5. I am talking to the teacher now. (Who?)
III. Find the mistakes and correct them: