সুমন লেনার্ড রোজারিও
শিক্ষক (ইংরেজি),সেন্ট গ্রেগরী হাই স্কুল অ্যান্ড কলেজ, ঢাকা
PART C: GRAMMAR: (25 Marks)
9. Complete the text adding suffixes, prefixes or the both with the root words given in the bracket. 0.5×10=5
The dead (a) _____(war) was brought before the widow. She stood beside the dead body. She was (b) ____ (speech) because she was (c) _____ (whelmed) with grief. All standing around the dead body (d) _____ (called) the good qualities of her husband. But she was still standing (e) _____ (moved). She burst into tears when her child was given onto her lap. She wept (f) _____ (bitter) thinking of the (g) _____ (fortune) of her child as it had become (h) ____ (father). She also felt proud of her husband's (i) _____ (hero). Her husband embraced (j) _____ (martyr).
10. Fill up the blanks using article. Put a (x) where no article is needed. 0.5×10=5
Undoubtedly, wild life plays (a) ____ vital role in (b) ____ nature. So, it goes without saying that (c) _____ wild life is (d) _____ part and parcel of our (e) _____ environment. Except man and other domestic animals, (f) ____ rest animals live in (g) _____ forest. (h) ____ animals living in (i) ____ forest are called wild animals as (j) ____ manner of their living is known as wild life.
11. Change the following sentences as directed: 5
(a) Very few persons are so famous discoverers as Columbus. (Superlative) (b) He passed his early life in sorrows. (Negative) (c) He became a sailor in his boyhood. (Interrogative) (d) During these voyages, very often Columbus gazed at the vast sheet of unlimited water. (Passive) (e) Nobody can be compared with him. (Interrogative)
12. Rewrite the following passage in the reported speech: 5
"We would like to go on an excursion. Can we have your permission, sir?" said the students. "Yes, you can arrange it after the examination is over. And you should choose a historical place for that", replied the teacher. "Thank you, sir." "You are welcome. And I wish you all the best."
13. Rewrite the following passage using capitalization and punctuation. 5
bassanio said dear friend antinio I am in great need of some money I would like to visit portia at belmont in grandly dressed and with many servants but I don't have any money right now please help me
PART D: Writing: (30 Marks)
14. Write a dialogue between you and your friend on the importance of reading newspaper. 10
15. Write an email to your friend telling him about your plan after the JSC examination.. 10
16. Write a paragraph on "Our National Flag" by answering the following questions. 10
(a) What is the symbol of our national flag?
(b) How is it in size?
(c) What is it made of?
(d) What is the background of its bottle green color and the sun globe?
(e) How can we uphold its honor?
Ans. to the question no: 9
(a) warrior (b) speechless (c) overwhelmed
(d) recalled (e) unmoved (f) bitterly (g) misfortune
(h) fatherless (i) heroism (j) martyrdom
Ans. to the question no: 10
(a) a (b) the (c) x (d) a/the (e) x (f) the
(g) the (h) The (i) the (j) the
Ans. to the question no: 11
(a) Columbus is one of the most famous discoverers.
(b) He did not pass his early life in happiness.
(c) Didn't he become a sailor in his boyhood?/ Did he not become a sailor in his boyhood?
(d) ) During these voyages, very often the vast sheet of unlimited water was gazed at by Columbus.
(e) Can anybody be compared with him?/ Who can be compared him?
Ans. to the question no: 12
The students told their teacher that they would like to go on an excursion and they asked him respectfully (t) if they could have his permission. The teacher replied in the affirmative and told that they could arrange that after the examination was over and he suggested/told them that they should choose a historical place for that. Then the students respectfully thanked their teacher. The teacher welcomed the students and wished them all the best.
Ans. to the question no: 13
Bassanio said, "Dear friend Antinio, I am in great need of some money. I would like to visit Portia at Belmont in grandly dressed and with many servants. But, I don't have any money right now. Please, help me."