General English Test

Welcome to the Lexis General English Test. if you are thinking of studying General English, or one of our Teen Programs, this is the ideal test for you. If you are thinking of studying one of our academic courses, such as Cambridge Preparation, IELTS Preparation or English for Medical Professionals, then you may want to try the Academic English Online Test >

Once you have complete the answers, submit the test to us and we will contact you within 24 hours with your level, and with our recommendations for study.

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  • Part 1 - Choose the best option

    Each sentence can be completed using one or more of the alternatives (A, B, C, D). There are between two and four alternatives each time. In some sentences more than one alternative is possible. Choose the most appropriate option and select the corresponding box.
  • Part 2 - Where would you see this notice?

    Please read the notices below. Where would you expect to see these?
  • Part 3 - Written Answer

    Write an answer to the following question. Write your answer in 120 - 180 words in an appropriate style on the answer sheet, putting the question number in the box provided.
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