English Comprehension Test

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About the test

The English Comprehension test evaluates verbal ability in English, such as understanding concepts presented through words and expressing ideas in words.

The key areas assessed in the test include typical work tasks, such as:

  • Grasping business level vocabulary, including nouns, verbs, and adjectives.
  • Understanding subtle nuances that affect meanings in workplace situations.
  • Recognizing how verbal tenses and syntax organize and sequence events.

Almost all today's office-based jobs that use English require the ability to comprehend and deliver clear and accurate communications in the English language for business success.

Sample public questions

Easy
1 min
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Public
English Comprehension
Synonym
Vocabulary

"Today the CEO announced that the company will ______ into Europe next year."

Which words best complete the blank in the sentence above?

Easy
1 min
mca
Public
English Comprehension
Homonym
Vocabulary

"I quickly ______ my boss’ meeting invite to let him know I would be there."

Which words best complete the blank in the sentence above?

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14 more premium English Comprehension questions

Manufacturing Shift, Strategic Guidance, Budget Oversight, Consumer Demand, Taciturn Jones, Simpler Speech, Task Instructions, Arctic Predictions, Job Reference, Concerned Colleague, Contract Renewal, Convention Organizing, Customer Requirements, Meeting Departure.

Skills and topics tested

  • English Comprehension
  • Context
  • Homograph
  • Syntax
  • Synonym
  • Vocabulary
  • Colloquial Speech
  • Figures of Speech
  • Tense
  • Workplace Nuance
  • Passage Set
  • Prepositions
  • Antonym
  • Homonym

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