English First Semester Test 9th Grade

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This test focuses on each of the Grammar topics covered throughout the semester. Your Speaking, Listening, Writing, and Reading Comprehension skills will also be tested. Here are the GRAMMAR and VOCABULARY Sections:

  
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  • 1. 
    Select the option which completes the following sentences correctly.Make sure it makes semse.He seems to be getting ________________ at soccer.
    • A. 

      Better and better

    • B. 

      Best and better

    • C. 

      More better

    • D. 

      Best

    • E. 

      The bestest


  • 2. 
    A: Why wasn`t Jennifer at the party on Saturday?B: She _______________ about the date change.
    • A. 

      Wasn`t been told

    • B. 

      Hadn`t been told

    • C. 

      Hadn`t told

    • D. 

      Wasn`t been informed

    • E. 

      Weren`t told


  • 3. 
    A: Who won the tournament?B: Both teams, they ______________________ for first place.
    • A. 

      Tie

    • B. 

      Tied

    • C. 

      Are tying

    • D. 

      Had tied

    • E. 

      Won


  • 4. 
    Hardly had I opened the door _______________ I heard somebody scream.
    • A. 

      But

    • B. 

      After

    • C. 

      When

    • D. 

      Than

    • E. 

      If


  • 5. 
    Late ______________ it was, he still called her.
    • A. 

      Although

    • B. 

      Despite

    • C. 

      Nevertheless

    • D. 

      Though

    • E. 

      However


  • 6. 
    Dinner will be ready by the time you _____________ home.
    • A. 

      Have come

    • B. 

      will come

    • C. 

      Come

    • D. 

      Comes

    • E. 

      Will have come


  • 7. 
    I wish I  _________________ that second piece of cake. I had a stomachache all night long.
    • A. 

      Could not eat

    • B. 

      Would not eat

    • C. 

      Had not eaten

    • D. 

      Did not eat

    • E. 

      Wasn`t eating


  • 8. 
    This soup isn`t  ___________________ to eat yet.
    • A. 

      Warm enough

    • B. 

      Very warm

    • C. 

      Too warm

    • D. 

      Much warmer

    • E. 

      The warmest


  • 9. 
    ______________ a donation, but she also founded an organization for the homeless.
    • A. 

      She only made

    • B. 

      She did only make

    • C. 

      Not only she made

    • D. 

      Not only did she make

    • E. 

      She only made not


  • 10. 
    Let`s ask Nicolas __________________ on his birthday.
    • A. 

      He wants

    • B. 

      Does he want

    • C. 

      What he wants

    • D. 

      What does he want

    • E. 

      He doesn`t want


  • 11. 
    It is very important that you _________________ here on time for the meeting tomorrow.
    • A. 

      Will be

    • B. 

      Are being

    • C. 

      Be

    • D. 

      Will have been

    • E. 

      Are


  • 12. 
    Traveling to a foreign country has _____________ its positive and negative points.
    • A. 

      Both

    • B. 

      Neither

    • C. 

      Also

    • D. 

      Either

    • E. 

      Not only but also


  • 13. 
    Last week, we ________________ to the new Thai restaurant.
    • A. 

      Was going

    • B. 

      Went

    • C. 

      Have gone

    • D. 

      Had gone

    • E. 

      Were going


  • 14. 
    You ________________ have seen Jane at the Mall! She is in canada right now.
    • A. 

      Shouldn`t

    • B. 

      Must

    • C. 

      Needn`t

    • D. 

      Couldn`t

    • E. 

      Wouldn`t


  • 15. 
    If everyone did their part, the Earth ______________ a cleaner place.
    • A. 

      Was

    • B. 

      Must be

    • C. 

      Will be

    • D. 

      Would be

    • E. 

      Were


  • 16. 
    ______________________ in magic?
    • A. 

      Are you believing

    • B. 

      Do you believe

    • C. 

      Have you believed

    • D. 

      Would you believe

    • E. 

      Will you believe


  • 17. 
    I am not sure, but I think that the new restaurant ____________________ by Mr. Davenport.
    • A. 

      Owns

    • B. 

      Is owned

    • C. 

      Is belonged

    • D. 

      Owned

    • E. 

      Belongs


  • 18. 
    The old chair _____________________ to an antique collector yesterday afternoon.
    • A. 

      Was selling

    • B. 

      Had sold

    • C. 

      Was sold

    • D. 

      Sold

    • E. 

      Will be sold


  • 19. 
    ____________________ the invention of email, many people still prefwer writing leters.
    • A. 

      Despite

    • B. 

      Even though

    • C. 

      In spite

    • D. 

      Althogh

    • E. 

      However


  • 20. 
    A: Did you hear bout Stan?B: He had his house ____________________  into last night.
    • A. 

      Break

    • B. 

      Broken

    • C. 

      Broke

    • D. 

      Breaking

    • E. 

      Breaks


  • 21. 
    Thanks for calling!I look forward __________________________ you soon.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      To seeing

    • C. 

      To see

    • D. 

      Seeing

    • E. 

      Saw


  • 22. 
    A: Do you know wher Peter is?B: Well, he left his house and hour ago, so I suppose he  ______________ at the airport by now.
    • A. 

      Will arrive

    • B. 

      Is arriving

    • C. 

      Will have arrived

    • D. 

      Will be arriving

    • E. 

      Arrived


  • 23. 
    Not even once __________________ she was guilty of stealing the money.
    • A. 

      Did I think

    • B. 

      Was I thinking

    • C. 

      I thought

    • D. 

      I didn`t think that

    • E. 

      I was thinking


  • 24. 
    I need to get some orange juice, but I doubt _____________ of the grocery stores are open now.
    • A. 

      Few

    • B. 

      Any

    • C. 

      Some

    • D. 

      One

    • E. 

      A lot


  • 25. 
    Motorists are advised to exercise ______________ when travelling in icy conditions.
    • A. 

      Alarm

    • B. 

      Warning

    • C. 

      Alertness

    • D. 

      Caution

    • E. 

      A lot


  • 26. 
    The ________________ of the damage cused to the building is unknown.
    • A. 

      Amount

    • B. 

      Quantity

    • C. 

      Extent

    • D. 

      Strenght

    • E. 

      Influence


  • 27. 
    Mike`s house was ______________________ last night. Someone spryed paint on his front door.
    • A. 

      Cheated

    • B. 

      Robbed

    • C. 

      Vandalized

    • D. 

      Burglarized

    • E. 

      Stolen


  • 28. 
    Do you know how to  __________________ grams into pounds?
    • A. 

      Arrange

    • B. 

      Exchange

    • C. 

      Convert

    • D. 

      Change

    • E. 

      Switch


  • 29. 
    Jason`s new stereo didn`t work properly, so he took it back for a full _____________.
    • A. 

      Repair

    • B. 

      Refund

    • C. 

      Replacement

    • D. 

      Return

    • E. 

      Exchange


  • 30. 
    Travelling to foreign countries is a great way to ______________ the mind.
    • A. 

      Enlarge

    • B. 

      Increase

    • C. 

      Widen

    • D. 

      Bigger

    • E. 

      Broaden


  • 31. 
    The cottage is located near the __________________ of the Medellin river.
    • A. 

      Shores

    • B. 

      Coasts

    • C. 

      Banks

    • D. 

      Sides

    • E. 

      Lakes


  • 32. 
    Certain gas emissions negatively affect the ozone ________________.
    • A. 

      Cape

    • B. 

      Deposit

    • C. 

      Sheet

    • D. 

      Film

    • E. 

      Layer


  • 33. 
    Airplanes are  ____________________ far the fatsest means of transportation known to man.
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      By

    • C. 

      From

    • D. 

      To

    • E. 

      So


  • 34. 
    The movie starts in ten minutes if it is ___________ schedule.
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      Under

    • E. 

      For


  • 35. 
    Keeping tigers as pets should be considered ________________ the law.
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      Against

    • C. 

      Under

    • D. 

      By

    • E. 

      Next to


  • 36. 
    Past Participles describe...

  • 37. 
    She heard him ____________ that he would be home early.
    • A. 

      To say

    • B. 

      To saying

    • C. 

      Say

    • D. 

      Said

    • E. 

      Have said


  • 38. 
    The staff suggested that the meeeting ______________________ after the weekend.
    • A. 

      Was held

    • B. 

      Be held

    • C. 

      Should hold

    • D. 

      Hold

    • E. 

      Is being held


  • 39. 
    It is very important that he  ________________________ to the school principal right now.
    • A. 

      Spoke

    • B. 

      To speak

    • C. 

      Would speak

    • D. 

      Speak

    • E. 

      Has spoken


  • 40. 
    It is vital that ___________________________ your hands after handling raw meat.
    • A. 

      You to wash

    • B. 

      You washed

    • C. 

      You wash

    • D. 

      You should have to wash

    • E. 

      Washes


  • 41. 
    Use the following prompts to write a formal letter to the CEO of one the companies in the city giving him/her suggestions for solving an environmental problem they have been causing.Introduction (paragraph 1) Posing the problem.Main Body (paragraphs 2-3)  Suggestions and Supporting details.Conclusion (paragraph 4) Summarize and restate the positive effects that the suggestions will have on the problem. Remember to pay attention to GRAMMAR, SPELLING.

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