Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 3

Teachers Vocabulary Test 3

Aptis for Teachers Vocabulary Practice Test 3

Here’s another free Aptis for Teachers vocabulary test designed especially for teachers. It includes typical themes and scenarios that you may come across in your teaching life. Our tests closely follow official exam format, and we’ve set exam time-limits too.

Remember, the Aptis Core Test consists of the vocabulary and grammar components.  You have to answer 50 questions in 25 minutes in total, equally divided between the two linguistic areas. So you have 25 questions to do in 12.5 minutes in the vocabulary component of the test. This means you can take up to 30 seconds per question. If you take too long doing the tests, they’ll automatically finish and you’ll have to start again.

There are four question-types: word pairs, word definitions, word usage and word combinations. Before each mini-test we’ll give you a clear description and an example of each question-type. 

For a more detailed description go to Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 1.

Remember to keep these points in mind while you’re doing the tests:

  • Read all of the options carefully before choosing your answer. Some of them may be quite similar.
  • Don’t spend too long on any of the questions.  Remember, you can always come back and try it again later, both here and in the official exam.
  • Always answer the question. Never leave it blank

 

Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Test 3

Part 1:  Word Pairs

You’ll see a target word in the following format: ‘sign up = ‘.  You have to select the option that has the most similar meaning to that word; in this case, ‘enrol’.

You have a maximum of 30 seconds per question, as in the official exam. If you take too long, the quiz will automatically finish.

You took too long – try again!


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Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Test 3:1

Word Pairs

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fee =

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student =

3 / 6

college =

4 / 6

colleague =

5 / 6

exercise =

6 / 6

composition =

Your score is

0%

Part 2:  Word Definitions

You’re given a definition this time.  You have to select a word to match to the definition.  For example, ‘to practise for the school show is to …’  ‘rehearse’. 

You have a maximum of 30 seconds per question, as in the official exam. If you take too long, the quiz will automatically finish.

You took too long – try again!


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Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 3:2

Word Definitions

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a student who causes disorder in class is

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a meeting where you receive instructions is a/an

3 / 6

keeping a student after school hours as a punishment is a/an

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a/an … is one of the departments of a university

5 / 6

money awarded for study costs is a/an

6 / 6

to grade is to

Your score is

0%

Part 3:  Word Usage

Here you have to select a word to complete each sentence correctly.  For example, ‘The college is offering [ presential / physical / face-to-face ] courses next term’.  The correct answer here is ‘face-to-face‘.

You have a maximum of 30 seconds per question, as in the official exam. If you take too long, the quiz will automatically finish.

You took too long – try again!


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Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 3:3

Word Usage

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To pass the exam you need a/an … mark of 60.

2 / 6

Three students were … yesterday.

3 / 6

It's important to take the … every day.

4 / 6

She's doing a/an … in child psychology.

5 / 6

I felt nervous when the principal came to … my class.

6 / 6

Some teachers never … top marks.

Your score is

0%

Part 4:  Word Combinations

You have to combine words that are often used together; this is called collocation.  For example, we say ‘distance learning, ‘attend a lecture’  ‘poor grades’.

You have a maximum of 30 seconds per question, as in the official exam. If you take too long, the quiz will automatically finish.

You took too long – try again!


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Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 3:4

Word Combinations

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academic +

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lesson +

3 / 7

classroom +

4 / 7

play +

5 / 7

science +

6 / 7

lunch +

7 / 7

pass +

Your score is

0%

What to do next

Make sure you’ve tried Teachers Vocabulary Test 1 and Teachers Vocabulary Test 2.

Remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel, where you’ll find a video on How to Learn New Vocabulary, as well as loads of Speaking Tests. The Aptis General tests will be good practice for you too.

You’ll find a description of and links to all our free exam materials in the Guide to the Posts.

And if you need more practice, we recommend the excellent English in Use series of books. This one’s the Intermediate edition, but there are other levels available too.

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