Test Test Time: 40 minutes. Read the instructions carefully Answer all questions. Do not close the tab/disconnect without submitting your responses. Do not open other tabs in your browser. Do not search for answers in the internet. You must be connected to ZOOM with a switched on camera. Additional information Erase unnecessary spaces before and after sentences. Punctuate every sentence properly. Doublecheck capitalizations. Before submitting, double-check that you have answered all of the questions. INDEX The following sentences may contain errors in punctuation, capitalization, tenses, word spacing etc.Correct them and type the full sentence in the provided space. Fill in each blank by typing the correct form of the verb. The soldier 1. (shake) his head. “Fancy, I suppose,” he said slowly. “I did have some idea of selling it, but I don’t think I will. It has 2. (cause) enough mischief already. Besides; people won’t buy. They think it’s a fairy tale, some of them, and those who do think anything of it want to try it first and pay me afterward.” “If you could have another three wishes,” said the old man, 3. (eye) him keenly, “would you have them?” “I don’t know,” said the other. “I don’t know.” He took the paw, and 4. (dangle) it between his front finger and thumb, suddenly threw it upon the fire. White, with a slight cry, stooped down and 5. (snatch) it off. “Better let it burn,” said the soldier solemnly. “If you don’t want it, Morris,” said the old man, “give it to me.” “I won’t,” said his friend doggedly. “pitch it on fire again, like a sensible man.” The other shook his head and examined his new possession closely. “how do you do it?” he inquired. “hold it up in your right hand and 6. (wish) aloud,” said the sergeant major, “but I 7. (warn) you of the consequences.” “sounds like the Arabian Nights,” said Mrs. White, as she 8. (rise) and 9. (begin) to set the supper. Don’t you 10. (think) you might wish for four pairs of hands for me?” Select the correct word for the blank from the given words. I don’t want to go to the party, …………… Anyway Any way Investigators tried to ……………. The truth from the convict. Illicit Elicit The acidity of the wine ……………… the flavor of the fish. Complements Compliments How the aspiring artist achieved his accomplished technique……………………….us. Eludes Alludes One official said that unless the city, ‘hit the jackpot,’ bankruptcy was …………… Imminent Eminent Transform the following sentences into passive voice. You will have written the exam. Who will bring the lunch? Everyone knew that he was a gangster. The police could arrest the robbers when they were crossing the border. I don’t like people keeping me waiting. Complete the text using the phrases from the box and type the relevant digit in the space provided. were made to was packed is known to have experienced was brought was seen are thought to be are believed to have been is thought to have been is not known was obliged to A plane carrying 15 members of the government to a conference in Brussels 1. a small scale fire earlier this morning. The plane 2. about 20 minutes into its journey when the fire occurred in the luggage department. It 3. how the plane caught fire, but early eye witness reports confirm that a trail of smoke 4. Coming from the under carriage. The fire 5. Rapidly under control, but the pilot 6. make an emergency landing. Five people 7. treated for shock. The plane 8. With business people flying to Belgium. All 209 passengers 9. stay behind for questioning after landing at a military airport in northern France. Police 10. treating the incident as suspicious. Finish the sentences by underlining the correct phrases. If you wait a minute, I’ll go with you I’d have gone with you I’d go with you You would’ve slept much better If you had taken your medicine. If you took your medicine. If you will take your medicine. If Amy does wash up, Her brother will clear the table. Her brother would clear the table. Her brother would have cleared the table. If he studied the new words, He can get a good mark in the test. He could get a good mark in the test. He could have got a good mark in the test. If we had seen the film, We will not buy the DVD. We would not buy the DVD. We would not have bought the DVD. Use the correct question tags to complete the sentences. You don’t like yoghurt, ? Your friends enjoy swimming, ? The teacher was late for school, ? Tom has ordered pizza, ? Pierre will be 14 next week, ? Transform the quoted speech into the reported speech. He said, “Now I am an outspoken politician but in my school days I was so shy.” He said, “I have determined that I will go” The headmaster tells him, "you will go tomorrow." she asked me. "do you need a lift?" He asked me, "who are you and what do you want?" Choose the correct word which best expresses the meaning of the given word, phrase or idiom. Gambit Explanation Trick Expression Erudite Execute Expanse Academic Study of insects Anthropology Zoology Entomology Everybody has an eye on the main chance Waits for the appropriate time. Thinks of outwitting his rival. Looks after his own advantage. Although the selectors have named him in the shortlist for the tour, ‘his fate hangs by a thread’. He will certainly be taken for the tour. He has little chance of success. He will not be taken for the tour. When the failure seemed imminent, the soldiers decided to ‘go down swinging’ Leave and run Surrender Do the most while they could By raking up the same issue again, the politicians are ‘flogging a dead horse’. Trying to raise a relevant issue. Trying to raise an issue no longer relevant. Showing that they have no new issues. Some shopkeepers were ‘fishing in troubled waters’ during recession. Taking advantage of the shaky situation. Troubled like fish. Involved in black marketing. His winning the talent-hunt show was not a ‘flash in the pan’ A noticeable achievement. Something that could be ignored A brief moment of success or brilliance. Impediment Passage Obstruction Fateful Read the following text and fill the gaps with the suitable preposition. The environment plays an important role A) our life. B) short, what we have C) us including people, houses, air, water etc. is called the environment. These are the main elements D) our environment. E) ensuring sound life, the balance F) the natural elements is very significant. Sometimes due G) the lack of knowledge, we don’t realize the importance H) it. As a result, we are polluting our environment unknowingly. Living I) a polluted environment is undoubtedly a matter J) great regret. Badal lived A) a village in Bangladesh. He was a school boy. There was a canal B) his way C) school. An old bridge was D) that canal. It was useful to one and all of the villagers. Yet none cared E) repair it, so one day it broke F) and caused a good deal of wreckage. Fill in the blanks using the words given in the brackets. (Who/ which/ where/ when/that/) The test I didn't study for was really hard! He buys a car is red in color. They played football on the field it was amazing. Jack is the one wants to go It was a time people didn't have to lock their doors. Find the most suitable word to fill the blank. The Union Budget is likely to be presented on February 26th, two days ahead of the………………………………… date. critical conventional suitable convenient He……………………………… her that she would pass. insured ensured assumed assured Your father………………………………. worry. I’m a very careful driver. needn’t none can’t doesn’t ………………………………………… his innocence. The judge sentenced him to one-year's imprisonment. In spite of In case of On account of In the event of Although there is ………………………………… gunfire, there is no stiff resistance to the revolutionary army. bitter meagre continuous sporadic The Information and Communication Technology has……………………………… age and employs very highly paid technocrats. come through come of come upon come out of Many premier educational institutions come forward to have a …………………………… with flourishing industries. tie-on tie-down tie-up tie-in There is a ………………………………. amount of fatty acids and carbohydrates in some of the imported chocolates. negligible neglected neglecting negligent The poems of Kabir are …………………… in nature. efficacious eerie rapturous reverential Gayathri loves ………………………… Therefore, she lives in the mountains. nature scripture seafaring solitariness These recipes is good for beginning chefs. Gas in Alaska is the most cheapest gas in all the world. When I turn forty five I would have been a coal miner for twenty two years. In to days I will be the fith person to land on the moon. If I was president I will make health care more afoardable. Spot my dog is the faster runner in the hole neighborhood. Jonny is helping his uncle Jackoff a horse. Let's eat grandma! My three favourite things are eating my family and not using commas When i am sixteen i am gonna get my lisence. This sentence doesn't have an error. No matter how hard you look at it, you can't find it. You lost just one mark in the previous question. James while John had had had had had had had had had had had a better effect on the teacher. This is a advanced grammar competition. Dont exept easy questions hear. 2023 is going to be an year of micarals.