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Memahami Cloze Test (Writing Section)


Cloze Test dalam SKL Bahasa Inggris Ujian Nasional tahun 2013 merupakan sesuatu yang baru. Test ini dalam SKL UN Bahasa Inggris masuk dalam wilayah kompetensi Writing, meskipun biasanya jenis test ini merupakan kategori test reading. Berikut bisa anda cermati Indikator Cloze Test dalam SKL UN Tahun 2013.


  1. Menentukan kosa kata (kata kerja/kata depan/kata sifat) yang tepat untuk melengkapi teks rumpang tidak lengkap pada surat bisnis berbentuk surat lamaran kerja/memo.
  2. Menentukan kosa kata (kata kerja/kata depan/kata sifat) yang tepat untuk melengkapi teks rumpang tidak lengkap pada sebuah pengumuman/pemberitahuan.
  3. Menentukan kosa kata (kata kerja/kata depan/kata sifat) yang tepat untuk melengkapi teks rumpang tidak lengkap pada iklan/brosur singkat.

Berikut kami sajikan beberap contoh cloze test.

Cloze text for number 45 to 50: fill the blank spaces with appropriate words from the options.

Soal 1 (Indikator 1)

Number 1  to  3  refer  to the following letter!

April  1, 2012
Richard Byron
Acme Supply Company
235 Constitution Avenue
Annandale. MD

Dear Mr. Byron,

I am writing I response to your ad in last Sunday’s newspaper about the position of office manager. I have worked as an ( 1 ) … assistant at several local companies for the past ten years. I thoroughly understand the operations (2)… an office and fell that my years of experience enable me to work as an office manager. I have (3)… several computer courses and am familiar with most current office technology. In addition, I have got organization and people skills, and my employers have always considered me to be a responsible and reliable worker. I am enclosing my resume and two letters of reference. I look forward to hearing from you.


Andrew Dooker

1. ……

A.  administrative
B.  administration
C.  admission
D.  administer

2. ……

A. in
B. of
C. on
D. over

3. ……

A.  given
B.  taken
C.  required
D.  registered

Saol 2 (Indikator 1)

Number 1  to  3  refer  to the following memo!

To          : All employees
From     : McKenna
Director : Personnel
Date      : September, 1 2012
Subject  : Charitable Leave

The corporation is pleased to announce a new policy which will allow employees to take paid time off for volunteer activities. Employees may (1)…. up to eight hours of paid leave per month tor volunteer for charity (2)…. Employees are (3) …. for this program if they are full time and have been employed here for at least one year. Charitable leave must be requested in advance; otherwise, employees will not be paid for that time. Charitable leave must also be approved by the employee’s supervisor.

1. ……

A. check
B. give
C. take
D. speak

2. ……

A. organize
B. organizer
C. organization
D. organizing

3 ……

A. eligible
B. respectable
C. probable
D. acceptable

Soal 3 (Indikator 2)

Questions 45 – 47 refer to the following announcement.

Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We are now (1) … the equator and you might say that things are heating up. We have an extraordinary evening planned for you tonight. After dinner, there will be a fun-filled variety show (2)… the main deck, which we call “A Taste of Vegas.” Later you can dance the night away to the strains of our talented (3) … known band, The Ocean Reefs, in the Neptune Nightclub. Tomorrow after we put in, you will have an entire day to explore the magical island of Dupree. Dinner will be on board again tomorrow evening, but you will be on your own for lunch. So, let the fun begin!

  1. …..

A. withdrawing
B. approaching
C. ascending
D. retreating

2. ……

A. above
B. over
C. on
D. at

3. ……

A. international
B. internationalize
C. internationally
D. internationalization

Soal 4 (Indikator 3)

Questions 48-50 refer to the following advertisement.


If You’re a jet lagged traveler or someone who needs to sleep during the daytime, this Eyeshade lets you nap anywhere, anytime in total (1) …. Made of lightweight plastic and soft (2) … foam padding. (3) … blocks out even the brightest light.

Item 16472                 Price: $ 22.50 each or two for $ 40.00

1. ……

A. darkness
B. brightness
C. sadness
D. sickness

2 …….

A. portable
B. capable
C. comfortable
D. visible

3. ……

A. completed
B. completion
C. complete
D. completely

Soal 5 (Indikator 3)

Questions 1 – 3 refer to the following brochure.

Are you bored with your current job? Get a computer training and start a new career. Our computer school can (1) … you in just six months on the most popular business software. Job placement assistance is available (2) … the end of the course. Are  you (3) …  working during the daytime ? Don’t worry ! All our classes are taught by evenings and weekend to accommodate the schedules  of working people like you. Call now to register.

1. ……..

A. do
B. train
C. practice
D. exercise

2.  …….

A. in
B. at
C. on
D. of

3. ……..

A. spontaneously
B. continuously
C. currently
D. directly

Silahkan anda kerjakan soal cloze test di atas dan pilih jawaban yang paling tepat . Selamat Belajar!



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