Beaconsfield school11 Plus Verbal Reasoning


Verbal Reasoning Questions

GL Assessment® is the current 11 Plus test provider for Bucks schools. CEM is the 11 Plus test provider for Slough Consortium schools. A wide variety of Verbal Reasoning question types appears in both the GL Assessment and the CEM 11 Plus tests.

In the previous version of the GL Assessment 11 Plus for Bucks, administered prior to 2013, there were 21 Verbal Reasoning question types. With the introduction of the current version in 2018,  there was a new, previously unseen Verbal Reasoning question type based on anagrams. This shows that Verbal Reasoning skills assessment is evolving.

Click on the links below to see examples of some GL Assessment and CEM Verbal Reasoning question types. All the answers to the example questions are provided.

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 1 - Missing Word(s)

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 2 - Opposite Words

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 3 - Matching Words

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 4 - Make Two Words

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 5 - Missing Letters

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 6 - Missing Letter (spelling)

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 7 - Shuffled Sentence

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 8 - Text Completion (cloze procedure)

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 9 - Move One Letter

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 10 - Hidden Word

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 11 - Number Series

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 12 - Coded Words

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 13 - Three-letter Word

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 14 - Compound Word

11 Plus Verbal Reasoning Question Type 15 - Word Family


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Sample Non-Verbal Reasoning questions

Sample Maths questions



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BSE Beaconsfield specialises in preparation courses for the 11 Plus exam. The course is designed for students in Year 5 at Primary School. The 11+ course covers the 3 main areas of the 11 Plus - Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Numerical Reasoning. The 11 Plus lessons are taught on a One to One basis (private lessons) enabling the 11+ teacher t o identify strengths and weaknesses and to focus on weaker areas needing improvement.

The BSE Beaconsfield 11 Plus course starts in September and lasts for 3 terms. The 11+ lessons are 75 minutes long, so the pupils can practise and focus on 11+ exercises for an extended period. The teacher always sets homework after the lessons for completion by the following week and this is an important part of the 11 Plus course.
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Pupils normally start their 11+ course approximately two weeks after the Bucks CC schools start back at school. The 11 Plus course dates then match the Bucks County Council school term dates closely. There are 3 11 Plus course terms: Autumn Term, Spring Term.

Preparation courses and Mock 11 Plus Test Sessions for the Bucks and Slough Consortium 11 Plus. One to One courses (private tuition) helping pupils succeed in the 11 Plus in Buckinghamshire and Berkshire. Online 11 Plus Practice Tests suitable for both GL Assessment and CEM 11 Plus preparation, with over 50,000 11 Plus test questions.

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