SECTION A

In each of the questions 1 to 5, fill in the blank space with a suitable word.

  1. Don’t play with a razor blade because ………………………………can hurt you.

  2. We should thank our teachers ………………………………teaching us well.

  3. The carpenter will use a saw to………………………the wood into pieces.

  4. The man …………………………….defiled the little girl was imprisoned for life.

  5. The letter “e” appears……………………..in the word ‘Wednesday’

    In each of the questions 6 to 15, use the correct form of the word given in brackets to complete the sentence.

  6. Most teachers arrange class registers ………………………………..(alphabet)

  7. That cyclist is riding with a lot of ……………………on that busy road(carefully)

  8. The triplets opened the door by ……………………………..(them)

  9. The nurse will ……………………………..all children who are below five years of age. (immunity)

  10. Ainomugisha is ……………………………..to their teachers usually succeeded in their studies. (obey)

  11. Pupils who are ………………………………..to their teachers usually succeeded in their studies. (obey)

  12. Which book gives the correct ………………………of each word? (pronounce)

  13. The …………………………………………of the twins was given a prize. (smart)

  14. The bride ………………………………….down to greet her husband. (kneel)

  15. Charlotte has baked very ………………………………cakes today. (taste)

    In questions 16 and 17, arrange the given words in alphabetical order

  16. Mbarara, kampala, jinja, Lira
    ……………………………………………………………………….
  17. Blunt, blink, blast, block
    ……………………………………………………………………….
    In questions 18 and 19, use each of the given words in a sentence to show that you know the difference in their meaning.

  18. Sew .......................................................................

  19. Sow …………………………………………………………………………..

    In each of the questions 20 and 21, re-write the sentence giving the opposite form of the underlined word.

  20. Please sir, may I come in?
    ………………………………………………………………….

  21. The baby was awake when the Reverend arrived.
    …………………………………………………………………………….

    In questions 22 and 23, write the plural form of the given words.

  22. Box……………………………………………………………………………………..

  23. Point of order…………………………………………………………………….

    In questions 24 and 25, write the abbreviation of the given words

  24. Father’s I name his know.
    …………………………………………………………………………………..

  25. School value garden Of a what is
    ………………………………………………………………………………

    In questions 26 and 27, write the abbreviation of the given words.

  26. Will not ………………………………………………………………………….

  27. Assistant ……………………………………………………………………….

    In each of the questions 28 to 30, re-write the sentence giving one word for the underlined group of words.

  28. The figure is shaped in form of a circle.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………

  29. Catching fish is one of the activities in my district
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

  30. Bright sister solves problems with ease
    ………………………………………………………………………………………

    In each of the questions 31 to 50, re-write the sentence as instructed in the brackets.

  31. Animals need protection. People need protection.
    (join as one sentence using ………………………….as well as …………………..)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  32. Mother did not withdraw the money. Father did not withdraw the money.
    (Re-write as one sentence using:………………..and neither…………….)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

  33. That is the police woman. I am related to her.
    (Re-write as one sentence using: …………………………….to whom………………..)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  34. The fruits will be eaten by the birds.
    (Re-write as one sentence ending: ………………………………………fruits.)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………

  35. We didn’t go for a tour, did we?
    (Re-write as one sentence ending:………………………………, didn’t we?)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  36. As the girls were reciting a poem, the boys were reading a story book.
    (Re-write as one sentence using ……………………….while………………………..)
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………

  37. You will not fail the examination. I will not fail the examination.
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: None………………………………..)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………

  38. The visitors arrived at the bus park at noon.
    (Re-write as one sentence using: …………………………..reached………………..)

  39. What a busy road that is!
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: That is……………………………………)

  40. car knocked down a goat.
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: A goat………………….)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  41. “what is your name?” the shopkeeper asked Brenda.
    (Re-write as one sentence using …………wanted to know……………)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………………

  42. The knife is too blunt to cut
    (Re-write as one sentence using ……………………….so………….that……………….)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

  43. The bag of rice has been sold expensively.
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: Those………………………………………)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

  44. Who swept our classroom today?
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: By whom………………………..)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  45. The old man did not buy palm leaves. He did not make mats.
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: If……………………………….would have…………….)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  46. Juma owns the two taxis.
    (Re-write as one sentence using: ………………………………belong…………….)
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
  47. The tailor made a suit. The tailor also ironed a suit.
    (Re-write as one sentence beginning: Besides……………………….)
    …………………………………………………………………………………………..

  48. Both Ichat and Manja are clever.
    (Re-write the sentence using………………..as clever as……………………)
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………..

  49. Although you loaded Airtime on the phone, it was not necessary.
    (Re-write the sentence using …………..needn’t……………….)
    ………………………………………………………………………………………

  50. Girls who leave school for early marriage usually get problems in future.
    (Re-write the sentence using ………………………..often………..)
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