English test 9th June 2017

In our last test this term you will have to:

  • take notes from a text
  • write what people were doing at a fixed time in the past (past progressive)
  • correct spelling mistakes in a text
  • give directions
  • write a report about an experience


Here are some exercises for practise:

Past progressive (also: past continuous): was/were/wasn’t/weren’tmonkey gameverb forms and sentencesmixed exercises (at the bottom of the page), word order

Spelling practice: hangman games, spelling quizzes (different levels; you should be able to do levels 1 – 3)

Giving directions: prepositions, prepositions 2listening exercise (for the tasks you have to click the purple boxes), reading exercise, fill-in exercise, game (difficult)


English test 31.03. 2017

The test will be about sights and activities in and around Bristol.


  • Listening
  • Reading: marking up a text and answering questions
  • Grammar: relative pronouns and question tags
  • Writing: e-mail about an activity

Relative pronouns: http://esl.fis.edu/grammar/multi/relative1.htm, http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/pronouns/relative_pronouns.htm, https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/relative-clauses/exercises?02, https://www.ego4u.com/en/read-on/countries/uk/tour/stonehenge#exercises, Game

Question tags: http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/questions/question_tags3.htmhttp://www.englishexercises.net/yytag2.htmlhttp://www.adelescorner.org/grammar/qtags/qtags_past_tense.htmlhttp://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-1/exercise-english-202.phphttp://esl.fis.edu/grammar/single/tags.htm

English test: 20th Feb. 2017 – verschoben!

Da ich morgen krank bin, wird die Arbeit verschoben. Am Montag besprechen wir den “Mock Test“.

Writing: You will have to write a paragraph about a tourist attraction (topic sentence, structuring information)


  • Adverbs of manner (how sb. is doing sth.)
  • Sentence: place before time (Where will they be when?)
  • Present perfect

Here are some more exercises:

Adverbs: matchingmultiple choice, sentences, adverb or adjective, adverb or adjective, adverb and adjective, hangman game (difficult),

Place before time: 22 sentences, 10 sentences

Present perfect: formation, irregular verbspositive sentences, negative sentences, questions, have or has, sentences about Loch Ness, sentences with ‘already’ and ‘not … yet’, two games (easy), game,


English Test 12th December

The test will be all about spending money, clothes, school projects.

  1. Listening
  2. Grammar:
    • Comparisons (comparatives and superlatives)
    • Making plans (going to future)
    • Possessive pronouns (mine, yours etc.)
  3. Writing: Mediation

Here are some links for further practice:

Comparisons: animal quiz, two more games, comparing friendsgap-fill exercise, flash quiz, irregular adjectives, multiple choice (some difficult words), gap-fill ‘as…as’, gap-fill ‘as-more-than’

Going to future: gap-fill exercise 1, gap-fill exercise 2, gap-fill exercise 3gap-fill exercise negatives

Possessive pronouns: gap-fill exercise 1, gap-fill-exercise (with German explanations), gap-fill exercise 3, correct sentences, multiple choice quiz

And here is a fun listening exercise: Don’t Worry, Be Happy


English Test 7th November

Units: Welcome back and Unit 1

You have to know about the Bristol kids’ holidays, about Lesley and the story ‘Saved’.

Grammar: simple past regular and irregular forms, questions and negatives

Writing: ‘A day in the life of …’

For those of you who need a new printout, here’s the mock test again.

Here are some links for online practise:

Reading: Dad’s busy day, Jane

Verb forms: Past simple betting gameMatching exercise, Regular or irregular?, http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=2716,

Questions: http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/questions/simple_past.htm, http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/questions/simple_past2.htmhttps://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/simple-past/exercises?06, http://www.adelescorner.org/grammar/past_tense/past_simple_quests2.html (‘w’-questions); https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/simple-past/exercises?07 (difficult),

Answering questions: https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/simple-past/exercises?02 , http://oudwww.bonhoeffer.nl/engels/2eklas/unit2/wb39.html, http://www.kico4u.de/english/uebungen/6klasse/answer.htm

Negative sentences: https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/simple-past/exercises?05,  http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/uebungen/zeiten/simple_past_verneinung_saetze3.htm,

Mixed exercises: http://www.esl-lounge.com/student/grammar/1g24-past-simple-pos-neg-questions.phphttp://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/past-simple.html (four links at the bottom of the page; difficult), simple past Snakes and Ladders (game), http://www.myenglishpages.com/site_php_files/grammar-exercise-simple-past.php



Englisch Test, 27th May

This test will be about Unit 5, so you should know everything about the Spring Show.


  • Reading quiz (multiple choice, correct wrong sentences)
  • Simple past
    • regular and irregular verbs
    • questions and answers
    • negatives (what sb. didn’t do)
  • Writing: a dialogue about something in the past (questions and answers)

Here are some links for practising the simple past:

Was or were? 1, Was or were? 2, Was or were? 3, Was or were? 4

Regular forms crossword, regular forms 1, regular forms 2, regular forms 3, regular forms 4, regular forms 5

Negatives 1, negatives 2, negatives 3

Questions 1, questions 2, questions 3, questions 4, questions 5, questions 6

Questions and answers1, questions and answers 2

Mixed 1, mixed2, mixed 3