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

  1. I last boarded a bus four months ....................................................

  2. Our class teacher is such a kind man .................... we all love him.

  3. The dog ..................... so loudly that everybody got scared.

  4. That lady has ............................. standing near the sign post.

  5. Lazy people ...................................... Eating to working.

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

  6. Our school had a .................................. sports day (colour)

  7. Everybody was amused by the skilful ..................................... during the concert (dance)

  8. The cat had .................................. all the milk by the time Peter arrived. (drink)

  9. Of the two boys, Tom is the........................................ (clever)

  10. The teacher on duty wanted to know our class ......................................(attend)

  11. Michael told us an …………………….story during lunch break (interest)

  12. The name of our school was printed …………………..on the question paper envelop. (clear)

  13. We cared for……………..when our mother was sick. (self)

  14. The boy who got the ........................................ mark was not promoted to the next class. (little)

  15. The planted flowers will add ................................... to the school compound. (beautiful)

    In questions 16 and 17, write the plural form of the given words.

  16. Monkey ...........................................

  17. Bookshelf .................................................

    In questions 18 to 20, re-write the sentences giving one word for the underlined group of words.

  18. He did not answer the question in a correct way

  19. The teacher does not like children who steal

  20. The young girl did not accept the gift from the old man.

    In questions 21 and 22, re-arrange the given words in alphabetical order

  21. Pair, hair, care, fare

  22. Bun, bake, biscuit, banana

    In questions 23 and 24, re-write the sentences, giving the opposite of the underlined word.

  23. We travelled to the Eastern part of the game park.

  24. The school holiday will commence next week.

    In questions 28 and 26, use each of the given words in a sentence to show that you know the difference in their meaning.

  25. Read……………………………………………………………….

  26. Reed……………………………………………………………..

    In questions 27 and 28, write the full form of the given contractions

  27. We’ve…………………………………………………………….

  28. Dr…………………………………………………………………….

    In questions 29 and 30, re-arrange the given words to form a correct sentence

  29. Our teacher have eaten lunch?

  30. Brenda hard a girl working is.

    SUBSECTION II

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

  31. The boy came late. The boy missed the lesson. (Re-write as one sentence using ………………………..because…………..)

  32. The thieves were arrested. They stole the carpenter’s furniture. (Re-write as one sentence using……………who………………..)

  33. The priest will pray with the orphans. The priest will pray with the widow. (Re-write as one sentence using ………………..both………..)

  34. The audience was excited after the guest of honour had spoken. (Re-write the sentence ending………………………….speech)

  35. Immediately mother reached home, her cow delivered. (Re-write the sentence beginning: No sooner…………………………..)

  36. This bicycle belongs to Sekabi. (Re-write the sentence beginning: This is…………….)

  37. The Head teacher has sent me to call you. (re- write the sentence beginning: I……………………..)

  38. The elephant is a very big animal. (Re-write the sentence beginning: What………..)

  39. When will Daniel go to the liberally? (Re-write the sentence beginning: On which…………………………)

  40. The choir sand very well. Everybody enjoyed the music. (Re-write as one sentence using……….so…………that……..)

  41. Does Mary prefer tailoring or baking? (Re-write the sentence using:………..like………….?)

  42. ‘’I will not come to school tomorrow,’’ said Josephine. (Re-write the sentence beginning: Josephine……………………..)

  43. If Ivan completes primary seven, he will train as a baker. (Re-write the sentence beginning: John said that…………)

  44. After saying our prayers, we went to bed. (Re-write the sentence using…………before………..)

  45. Kapere bought some sugar from Mr. Owich. (Re-write the sentence beginning: Mr. Owich…………………)

  46. The teacher did not come to the party. The parents did ot come to the party. (Re-write the sentence using……….such…….that………..)

  47. She is a very honest seamstress. All the ladies trust her. (Re-write the sentence using……………such…………that)

  48. They reached the zoo late because their bus had broken down. (Re-write the sentence using …………….arrived…………………)

  49. After saying our prayers, we went to bed. (Re-write the sentence using…………before………..)

  50. We use chalk to write on the chalckboard. (Re-write the sentence using………….used for……………….)