Year 7  Focus on Sport

Do Test 1 Focus on Sport

Task 1. Complete the text with the words from the word bank.

Word bank: to kick, a fan, used to, kicking, transferred, players, busy, sons, music, Real, goals, well, soccer, a wife.

Born in Leytonstone on May 2, 1975, David Beckham was a Manchester United ___1___ from a very early age.

___2___  has always been the biggest thing in David Beckham’s life. He ___3___ to play for hours when he was a child. Beckham and his father used to ___4___ the ball around until it was too dark to see each other. Because he was always ___5___ the ball around, David Beckham never did ___6___ at school.

When he was 16 he went to play soccer for Manchester United Team. By 1996, David Beckham was a regular player with the team and one of the most popular ___7___ in England. In 2003, David Beckham was ___8___ to Real Madrid for $40 million.

David Beckham makes more than $15 million dollars playing for ___9___. Beckham now owns seven cars. When David Beckham is not scoring ___10___ for his team, he spends time with his ___11___, Victoria Adams and their ___12___ Brooklyn (born in March, 1999) and Romeo (born in September, 2002). They also have two dogs named Snoop and Puffy. So between scoring goals and making ___13___ his family keeps him very ___14___.

Task 2. Choose the correct item to complete the sentences.

1.Jack ______ the sports club two years ago.

a. joined
b. had joined
c. has joined

2. He couldn’t help you because he _____ train hard for the competition.

a. has to
b. have to
c. had to

3. The coach _____ satisfied with my sports results.

a. is
b. has
c. are

4. Mike _____ for five years and he has achieved good results.

a. trains
b. has trained
c. has been training

5. How long _____ he ______?

a. has swum
b. has been swimming
c. is swimming

6. How many medals ____ she _____?

a. has won
b. is winning
c. has been winning

Task 3. Put the verbs in brackets into the Present Perfect Continuous Tense.

  1.  I _________________ (to play) tennis since I was six years old.
  2. They_________________ (to build) a new sports center for two years.
  3. We _________________ (to watch) the football match for half an hour.
  4. The boys _________________ (to train) for three hours.
  5. How long _________________(you, to play) in this team?
  6. He is tired. He _________________ (to run) two miles.

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