SECTION A

Sub-section I

For each of the question 1 to 10, fill in the blank space with the correct word or group of words.

1. You should not spend much .........................................on each of these questions.

2. My grandfather used ..........................................go to school on foot.

3. The man who was ..................................by lighting died immediately.

4. Children will not know .............................................dangerous fire is unless they touch it.

5. Many people have lost their lives in motor ..................................due to careless driving.

6. Our school choir won the national ....................................competition last year.

7. Tom can push a car all by .............................................................

8. He hid himself because he could not .........................................tax.

9. We shall go to the zoo tomorrow,......................................we?

10. We learn how to read and ...................................................in school.

 

For each of the questions 11 to 15, use the correct form of the word given in the brackets to complete the sentence.

11. Our parents talk with ..................................................about our school. (proud)

12. His wife ran away because of his ................................................(cruel)

13. My father always ...........................................me to work hard in class. (courage)

14. My sister's handwriting is ..........................................good. (exception)

15. Opolot's house has ................................................windows. (wood)

 

For questions 16 and 17 use the words given in correct sentences to show that you know their meaning.

16. Week

17. Weak

 

For each of the questions 18 and 19, re-arrange the given words to make a correct sentence.

18. father lorry a my is driver.

19. is house what this wonderful a!

 

For question 20 to 22, re-write each sentence giving a single word for the underlined group of words.

20. We should be king to the people who do not have anything.

21. The teacher asked her to say again the word.

22. Mukasa went away without permission from school.

 

For questions 23 to 25, give the plural form of the given word or group of words.

23. Ream of paper

24. Hero

25. A passenger plane

 

For each of the questions 26 to 28, fill in the blank space with the opposite of the word or group of words in the brackets.

26. The ..........................................people ate raw food, before the discovery of fire. (modern)

27. The .............................................are advised to do physical exercises in order to keep fit. (young)

28. This week, the prices of goods have ..................................(risen)

 

For questions 29 and 30, write in full the given abbreviation and short form.

29. Vol.................................................................................................................

30. We're .............................................................................................................