positive language quiz


Sometimes you can say the same thing or describe the same point in a variety of different ways. Each description might have a different effect or create a different impression on the receiver.  We don't always have lots of time to think about what the things we say mean, so in this excercise you need to think fast!

INSTRUCTIONS:  This is a timed quiz!  There are 25 questions and you have only 2 minutes to complete all of them.  When you press the Start the timed quiz button below (only click once!), the timer will start, and you will see the first set of phrases.  Decide whether Expression A or Expression B would make a better impression on an interviewer and click that button as fast as you can!



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some of the javascript driving this quiz courtesy of Marmo Soemarmo


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