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Old 09.05.2011, 10:19
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The sun ... shine tomorrow.

Could this not be:

is going to

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will

Yes, depending on the context, and how much evidence you have about tomorrow's weather... That was a rather ambiguous way to test the difference between will and going to.
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Old 09.05.2011, 10:21
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The sun ... shine tomorrow.

Could this not be:

is going to

or

will

Both are acceptable uses, in English, of future occurrences, and imo both are correct.

This test is a bit of fun, but requires a pinch of salt.

It's already been posted above that one of the answers could be base on a Danish saying.
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Re: How well h good is your English

Pfft 75% in 2min 5s...


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Old 09.05.2011, 10:32
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Yes, depending on the context, and how much evidence you have about tomorrow's weather... That was a rather ambiguous way to test the difference between will and going to.
or....

you can inferr it from the lyrics from Tomorrow in "Annie"
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Old 09.05.2011, 10:35
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or....

you can inferr it from the lyrics from Tomorrow in "Annie"

I agree--a lot of the other answers are correct, but the right answer has to do with common phrases and popular culture as well.
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Old 09.05.2011, 10:56
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I agree--a lot of the other answers are correct, but the right answer has to do with common phrases and popular culture as well.
In which locality? There are huge variations in how English is used throughout the English-speaking world.
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:03
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In which locality? There are huge variations in how English is used throughout the English-speaking world.
Only the British way is correct though.
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83%erreicht
3min 10s. Too bad for me...I was hoping to get a job as a secretary after my German language diploma course.
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:05
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Re: How well h good is your English

Ok, this was weird. I got to the end and it said I got 25%!!! I looked at the questions afterwards and it said "Your answer A, Correct answer B" when I'd chosen B! It did that with quite a few questions (I'd say around 3/4 of them...). Did this not happen to anyone else?
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:07
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Ok, this was weird. I got to the end and it said I got 25%!!! I looked at the questions afterwards and it said "Your answer A, Correct answer B" when I'd chosen B! It did that with quite a few questions (I'd say around 3/4 of them...). Did this not happen to anyone else?
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:07
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Ok, this was weird. I got to the end and it said I got 25%!!! I looked at the questions afterwards and it said "Your answer A, Correct answer B" when I'd chosen B! It did that with quite a few questions (I'd say around 3/4 of them...). Did this not happen to anyone else?
No. You just suck
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:12
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In which locality? There are huge variations in how English is used throughout the English-speaking world.

I don't think it's very geographically based. I only looked at the questions once, but they seem very North American Gen X-Baby Boomers who have general knowledge and fairly developed socio-cultural lifestyle.

So if you grew up in some small village in the middle of nowhere, Englishspeakingland. You might not know some of the 'acceptable answers'.

If you work in a fairly international city with many employees of different backgrounds, and are on a regular basis watching news/TV, these are fairly common phrases which should be recognizable.
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:16
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I don't think it's very geographically based. I only looked at the questions once, but they seem very North American Gen X-Baby Boomers who have general knowledge and fairly developed socio-cultural lifestyle.

So if you grew up in some small village in the middle of nowhere, Englishspeakingland. You might not know some of the 'acceptable answers'.

If you work in a fairly international city with many employees of different backgrounds, and are on a regular basis watching news/TV, these are fairly common phrases which should be recognizable.
Mpph, where does that leave me??

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Old 09.05.2011, 11:17
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Mpph, where does that leave me??

With an image that nobody can see?
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:23
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With an image that nobody can see?
I can. I changed it to something friendlier
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"English is speak becoming hardness!"
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Old 09.05.2011, 11:51
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"A huge blow" distracted me. Now I'm drinking some aprs tea.
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100% in 1 min 41 s

I should report this to my HR and demand a raise.
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100% in 1min 49sec.

But the apple business was a lucky guess.
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