English Comprehension Test

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The English Comprehension test evaluates a candidate’s verbal ability with the English language, including the capability to both understand concepts presented through words and to clearly express ideas using words.

It’s an ideal test for pre-employment screening of candidates applying for a variety of roles. A good candidate for any job that requires communication in English will be able to display competency with vocabulary, syntactical word order, and understanding words and passages in context. This English Comprehension test can be used to screen a large group of candidates to select only those that display core competencies to bring in for an interview.

This test requires candidates to answer multiple-choice questions about words and passages in order to demonstrate their ability to comprehend business-level English.

Sample public questions

Easy
1 min
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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
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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

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

Skills and topics tested

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

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  • Financial Manager
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