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Reading Comprehension Quizzes for English Learners

English reading comprehension quizzes and tests for beginning, intermediate, upper and advanced level ESL EFL English classes and learners.

Two International Friends
Beginning level English reading comprehension focusing on basic personal information and the verb to be.

Tim's Day
Beginning level English reading comprehension focusing on daily work routines and the present simple tense.

Mary's Hobbies and Interests
Beginning level English reading comprehension focusing on adverbs of frequency and the present simple tense.

Social Networking Sites
Reading comprehension for ESL learners focusing on the growth of social networking sites. Key vocabulary list provided, as well as follow-up comprehension quiz.

English for Medical Purposes - Feeling Queasy
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Feeling Queasy.

English for Medical Purposes - Helping a Patient
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Helping a Patient.

English for Medical Purposes - A Prescription
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on A Prescription.

English for Medical Purposes - A Physical Examination
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on A Physical Examination.

English for Medical Purposes - Troubling Symptoms
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

English for Medical Purposes - Joint Pain
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Joint Pain.

English for Medical Purposes - Pain that Comes and Goes
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Pain that Comes and Goes.

English for Medical Purposes - Patient Details
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Patient Details.

Hooking Up My Computer
Intermediate level English dialogue focusing on computer technology related vocabulary and present perfect, with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

New Home Theater System
English dialogue focusing on technology related vocabulary with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Taking an Order
Intermediate level English reading focusing on vocabulary used in restaurants with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

A Drink at the Bar
Intermediate level English reading comprehension focusing on vocabulary associated with working in a bar with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Cleaning Staff
Intermediate level English focusing on the service industry with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Dialogue and Multiple Choice Questions: Having a Hard Time Finding a Job
Intermediate level English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Dialogue: Interview in a Shopping Mall
Reading comprehension with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on the superlative form.

Dialogue: Interview with a Famous Actor
Dialogue for roleplay with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on speaking about daily routines with the simple present

Effective Presentation Tips
The business English reading comprehension focuses on making effective presentations. Key vocabulary and a follow-up quiz is included at the end of the reading selection.

Finding Accommodations
Read the short selection concerning finding accommodation and packed full with vocabulary related to accommodations. Take the quiz to test your understanding of this vocabulary.

A Manager's Desk
Reading comprehension describing a typical manager's desk and work. This short comprehension is followed by a multiple choice quiz.

A Secretary's Desk
Reading comprehension describing a typical secretary's desk and work. This short comprehension is followed by a 'true or false' quiz.

A Shop Worker's Desk
Reading comprehension describing a typical shop worker's desk and work. This short comprehension is followed by a gap fill text completion quiz.

Applying for a Job - Reading Comprehension
Reading comprehension for lower intermediate level students focusing on matching a number of job advertisments to the appropriate applicants.

Australia: Missing Word Quiz
Fill in the missing word in this reading excerpt about Australia. This type of examination exercise is common to upper level English examinations such as Cambridge Examinations' First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency exams, as well as for the vocabulary section of the TOEFL examination.

Canada: Missing Word Quiz
Fill in the missing word in this reading excerpt about Canada. This type of examination exercise is common to upper level English examinations such as Cambridge Examinations' First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency exams, as well as for the vocabulary section of the TOEFL examination.

Check Cashing - Deposit Policies
Intermediate level business English reading comprehension with follow quiz concerning check cashing and deposit policies.

Christmas Reading: "'Twas the Night Before Christmas"
Reading comprehension based on the traditional "'Twas The Night Before Christmas" by Clement C. Moore

Dialogue Reading Comprehension: Too Much Work!
This reading focuses on a man discussing his hectic workday and comparing it to his time at university.

Financial Profile
Intermediate level business English reading comprehension with follow quiz concerning the financial profile of a computer company.

Financial Services
Intermediate level business English reading comprehension with follow quiz concerning a financial services company advertising its client services.

Finding Pen Pals - Reading Comprehension
Reading comprehension for lower intermediate level students focusing on matching a number of people looking for pen pals to the appropriate partners.

Ireland: Missing Word Quiz
Fill in the missing word in this reading excerpt about Ireland. This type of examination exercise is common to upper level English examinations such as Cambridge Examinations' First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency exams, as well as for the vocabulary section of the TOEFL examination.

My Friend Peter - Reading Comprehension
Beginning level reading comprehension focusing on nationalities and countries. This reading comprehension is followed by a 10 question 'multiple choice' and 'true or false' quiz.

My Office
Short reading comprehension about the common objects to be found in an office. Includes follow up quiz questions and a short vocabulary section.

Pronunciation Help (?): Fun Pronunciation Poem
"Once you've learned to correctly pronounce every word in the following poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world..."

Reading Comprehension: Filling in a Form
Beginning level dialogue with follow up reading comprehension quiz focusing on basic personal information.

Reading Comprehension: Introductions
Beginning level English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Reading Comprehension: John F. Kennedy
Reading comprehension based on John F. Kennedy's 1961 inaugural speech.

Reading Comprehension: Telecommunication
Three intermediate level reading comprehension quizzes which focus on "Globalcall Communications". These reading comprehensions are rich in technological vocabulary and excellent practice for business English classes.

Tourist Accomodation
Intermediate level reading comprehension that focuses on the tourism industry, in particular on vocabulary related to accomodations.

UK: Missing Word Quiz
Fill in the missing word in this reading excerpt about the UK. This type of examination exercise is common to upper level English examinations such as Cambridge Examinations' First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency exams, as well as for the vocabulary section of the TOEFL examination.

USA: Missing Word Quiz
Fill in the missing word in this reading excerpt about the USA. This type of examination exercise is common to upper level English examinations such as Cambridge Examinations' First Certificate, CAE and Proficiency exams, as well as for the vocabulary section of the TOEFL examination.

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