Choose the best answer.


1.I think there are_______twenty bottons in that tin.

a. approximately

b.really
c.especially

d.mainly

2.A: What ____''pleased'' mean?

a.do

b.is
c.does

d.are

3.He doesnít_____the homework.

a.understanding

b.understand
c.understood

d.knowing

4.He_____to school everyday.

a.walking

b.walks
c.walk

d.on foot

5.I was_____if I could ask you some question?

a.wonder

b.wondering
c.hope

d.hoping

6.Why donít you try studying in the library?She_______

a.told

b.say
c.uggested

d.claimed

7.They recommend ___it twice a week.

a.to clean

b.cleaning
c.clean

d.having cleaned

8.We forgot______the library books on time.

a.to return

b.returnimg
c.return

d.having returned

9.He almost______we were having a test today.

a.remember

b.remembered
c.forget

d.forgot

10.Ken asked Jenny where the teacher_______.

a.is

b.was
c.go

d.goes

11.A: Has she ever been to London?
B:Yes, once.She_____there when he was ten.

a.have been

b.have gone
c.had gone

d.went

12.The blue house is ________ a bit bigger than the green one.

a.twice

b.nearly
c.much

d.quite

13.A: I think maths is a very important subject.
B:________agree.

a.I

b.Iím
c.Iív

d.Weíve

14.Itís a _________large ,wooden chair.

a.Spanish

b.red
c.lovely

d.almost

15.Itís _______freezing outside.

a.quite

b.absolutely
c.rather

d.very

16.I like English _______much.

a.very

b.too
c.nearly

d.almost

17.Thereís the phone._____get it.

a.Iím going to

b.Iíve
c.Iíll

d.Iíd

18.A:Can you come to the party?

B:Iím sorry,but_________.
a.Iíve got other plans.
b.Iíll go swimming instead.
c.we may go to the cinema.
d.what about going swimming.

19.A:Whoís going to clean after the party?
B:_______do it.

a.Must I

b.Iíll
c.Iím

d.Iíve

20.A: Pleased to meet you.
B:_____________.

a.How do you do?

b.Hello.
c.Hi

d.Nice to meet you too.

21.He_________letters since 10.00 this morning.

a.was writing

b.has been writing
c.is writing

d.can write

22.Londonís a beautiful city.I was ___by the number of parts.

a.hit

b.surprise
c.struck

d.expected

23.He________be afraid of mice when he was small.

a.would

b.use to
c.used to

d.could

24.A: Have you ever been to London?
B:No,but____like to go there.

a.I

b.Iím
c.Iíve

d.Iíd

25.______the fact that he was poor,he became President.

a.Because

b.Despite
c.Due

d.Although

26.A:Whatís he like?
B:_____________.

a.Heís tall and handsome.
b.Heís from Spain.
c.He likes maths.
d.Heís friendly and polite.

27.We thought we_______win ,but we didnít.

a.were going to

b.are going to
c.can

d.will

28.When he was young he ______be very small,but now heís very tall.

a.used to

b.would
c.had been

d. shuold

29.They didní like studying after school,but their parents________them study for two hours everyday.

a.allowed

b.forced
c.made

d.let

30.If I ran,________catch the bus.

a.Iíll

b.Iíve
c.I

d.Iíd

31.If I ______you, IĒd choose something from Shakpeare.

a.were

b.had been
c.am

d.should be

32.I didnít like the play,_______it had a bad plot.

a.despite

b.because
c.so

d.because of

33.This book has fifteen _________.

a.animation

b.costumes
c.photography

d.chapters

34.SssssH!Talking isnít________to be good for you.

a.supposed to

b.allowed
c.permit

d.forced

35.Too much sugar isnít ________to be good for you.

a.allowed

b.permitted
c.suppoed

d.said

36.See you later.I_______be off.

a.have

b.must
c.could

d.will

37.You_______to be eighteen to get married in the U.K.

a.will

b.have
c.must

d.should

38.Johnís coat is over there on the chair.He_______be here.

a.must

b.has
c.is

d.shall

39.Those boys______broken the window while playing football.

a.canít have

b.should have
c.wanted to

d. must have

40.I canít stay.I______to go to the dentist.Bye.

a.must

b.have
c.should

d.will



Read the following passage carefully ,the answer the questions that follow.


Farmer today are much more fortunate than their forefathers who had to work laboriously to earn a meagre living from the ground.Due to industrialization ,there are fewer workers on the farms, hence the development of machines.
Tractors which were invented to take the place of horses were one of the earliest machines on farms .Then came the plough to turn the soil and leave it exposed to the air. Another machines which is more advanced can do more than that .The plough cultivator, besides turning the soil, can break it back up later and then level the ground to get it ready for cultivation.
The seed machine ,towed by a tractor, can drill evenly spaced holes in the ground and then sow seeds into them. To ensure that the right amount of seeds are sown, a metering unit can be attached. Manrue and fertilizer spreading can be done by a specially designed tractor.there is yet another machine which can reap as well as thresh the crops during harvesting.
Milking machines are now being used on dairy farms. These have pumping mechanisms whih resemble the sucking process of calves.


Choose the best answer .


41.Before machines were invented , farming was_______.

a.easy and fun

b.hard labour
c.meaningless

d.useless

42.Modern farmer do not______because they have machine to help them.

a.waste time
b. need so many workers
c.need so much money
d.useless

43.Due to industrialization,there are fewer workers on the farm because the people have_______.

a.died
b.gone to enjoy themselves
c.gone to work I factories in cities.
d.become lazy

44.Tractors were invented to take the place of_____.

a.horses

b.man
c.workers

d.sheep

45.Before planning can take place,the soil must be ____and left exposed to the air.

a.fertilised

b.watered
c.drilled

d.loosened

46.After the soil has been exposed to the air,the ground can be levelled by a _______.

a.tractor

b.plough
c.seed machine

d.plough cultivator

47.A______attached to the seed machine ensure that the correct amount of seeds re sown.

a.plough

b.drill unit
c.cultivator

d.metering unit

48.Fertilizers are sprayed on growing crops to make them grow_____.

a.strong and healthy

b.new and beautiful
c.long and thin

d.neat and tidy

49.A harvesting machine can ____crops.

a.reap

b.take care of
c.kill

d.plant

50.On dairy farms,_______are now being milked by milking machines.


a.goats

b.horses
c.cows

d.calves