If I'm a teacher and I'm going to give my students an exam tomorrow, Can I say: I´m going to apply an exam tomorrow?

  • "Give an exam" is common and correct. You can also say: I'm going to hold/offer an exam tomorrow." – Tasneem ZH Mar 28 '19 at 4:54
  • When I hear apply I think of bandages or paint. The mental image I have when I read apply an exam is of somebody stapling or gluing a physical exam to somebody else . . . – Jason Bassford Supports Monica Mar 28 '19 at 5:17

No, I don't believe apply would be correct usage. Could you be thinking of "administer"?

Tomorrow I'm going to administer an exam.

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