Choose the correct answer, A, B or C
Project on work placement
21 The main aim of Dave’s project is to
A describe a policy.
В investigate an assumption.
C identify a problem.
22 Dave’s project is based on schemes in
23 How many academic organisations returned Dave’s questionnaire?
24 Dave wanted his questionnaires to be completed by company
A Human Resources Managers.
В Line Managers.
25 Dr Green wants Dave to provide a full list of
Complete the notes below.
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.
Notes on project
– improve the 26 ______ of ideas
– include a 27 ______ of ‘Work Placement’
– have separate sections for literature survey and research 28 ______ and methods
Preparation stage – add summary
29 ______ development – good
Constraints on learning – provide better links to the 30 ______
Complete the sentences below.
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.
31 Bilingualism can be defines as having an equal level of communicative ______ in two or more languages.
32 Early research suggested that bilingualism caused problems with ______ and mental development.
33 Early research into bilingualism is now rejected because it did not consider the ______ and ______ backgrounds of the children.
34 It is now thought that there is a ______ relationship between bilingualism and cognitive skills in children.
35 Research done by Ellen Bialyslok in Canada now suggests that the effects of bilingualism also apply to ______
Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.
36 In Dr Bialystok’s experiment, the subjects had to react according to
A the colour of the square on the screen.
В the location of the square on the screen.
C the location of the shift key on the keyboard.
37 The experiment demonstrated the ‘Simon effect’ because it involved a conflict between
A seeing something and reacting to it.
В producing fast and slow reactions.
C demonstrating awareness of shape and colour.
38 The experiment shows that, compared with the monolingual subjects, the bilingual subjects
A were more intelligent.
В had faster reaction times overall.
C had more problems with the ‘Simon effect’.
39 The results of the experiment indicate that bilingual people may be better at
A doing different types of tasks at the same time.
В thinking about several things at once.
C focusing only on what is needed to do a task.
40 Dr Bialystok’s first and second experiments both suggest that bilingualism may
A slow down the effects of old age on the brain.
В lead to mental confusion among old people.
C help old people to stay in better physical condition
|1. B||21. B|
|2. A||22. C|
|3. C||23. A|
|4. bus station||24. B|
|5. £450||25. A|
|6. noisy||26. organisation|
|7. Hills Avenue||27. definition|
|8. dining room||28. aims|
|9. (very) modern||29. Key Skills|
|10. quiet||30. evidence|
|11. Sundays||31. proficiency|
|12. 1998||32. learning|
|13. 100000/a hundred thousand||33. social (and) economic|
|14. government||34. positive|
|15. research||35. adults|
|16. Conference Centre/Center||36. A|
|17. information desk||37. A|
|18. bookshop||38. B|
|19. King Library/King’s Library||39. C|
|20. stamp display||40. A|
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