SECTION A

Sub-section I

In each of the questions 1 to 5, use the correct form of the word given in the brackets to complete the sentences.

1. Small children like drawing ..................................shapes.(circle)

2. The visitor was ...................................guarded. (heavy)

3. He has received the .................................to your party. (invite)

4. If he ......................................enough money, he will buy a car. (getting)

5. I do not like children who are very..................................(quarrel)

In each of the questions 6 to 8, write out in full the given abbreviations.

6. i.e. ...........................................................................................

7. St. ................................................................................................

8. W'd. ..............................................................................................

In each of the questions 9 and 10, re-write the sentence giving a single word for the underlined group of words.

9. He took his shoe to the man who repairs shoes.

10. He gave the money to the man who collects money in a bus.

In each of the questions 11 to 13, give the plural form of the underlined word.

11. The spy had already got the information.

12. Peter brought the sheep home very late.

13. He put the mango in the bag.

In each of the questions 14 and 15, arrange the given words alphabetically.

14. Quick, queen, quiet, quarter, question

15. Fibre, few, field, fever, fill

In each of the questions 16 to 25, fill the blank spaces with the correct word or group of words.

16. We ............................................reached by now if we had left early.

17. Puppy is not to dog as .............................is to hen.

18. I was surprised .........................................the way he behaved.

19. The teacher .................................you went to Nairobi, teacher's music.

20. Our driver has been in hospital .....................................Thursday night.

21. This work was so ...................................written that it can't be read.

22. The party lasted ......................................morning to evening.

23. You had better take a taxi .............................................you are to reach there early.

24. He ..........................................not have stolen your money because he was away.

25. They will do well at the interview, ......................................................?

For questions 26 to 28, use the opposite of the underlined of the word.

26. The headmaster called the head prefect to the office.

27. He came before them.

28. The woman was found innocent.

In each of the questions 29 and 30, arrange the given words to make a correct sentence.

29. visited his a us of friend

30. killed the was car son the whose stole man