THE CORPORATION FOR FINANCING AND
ENGLI S H TEST
Time allowed: 60 minutes
Read the letter below and choose the opinion A, B, C or D which best fits each gap.
Dear Mr. Hill,
With (1)_____ to your advertisement in the Educational Gazette I would like to (2)_____ for one
of the scholarships your Trust is offering to students who wish to continue their (3)_____ at a
I am 22 years old and have just (4)_____ in English Philology from the Complutense University
in Madrid, Spain. I am very interested in doing a Master’s degree in English Literature. My
(5)_____ interest is the English playwright Arnold Wesker. However, it is almost impossible for
me to study Wesker here in Spain, as he is not very well-known. I would really need to come to
Britain. Unfortunately, the (6)_____ cost of university fees in your country makes that almost
impossible. I would be leaving away from home. My parents could contribute something towards
my keep but that’s all.
My (7)_____ of English is good. I passed the Cambridge First Certificate examination last year
with grade A. I hope you will (8)_____ my application.
E ng lish
te s t – B 1