Grade VIII-o English Language Online Quiz

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 252

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Change the voice. The wind blew down the trees.
    • A. 

      The trees are blown down by the wind.

    • B. 

      The trees were blown down by the wind.

    • C. 

      The trees are blowing down by the wind.

    • D. 

      The trees were blowing down by the wind.

  • 2. 
    Change the voice. The police caught the thieves.
    • A. 

      The thieves caught by the police.

    • B. 

      The thieves were caught by the police.

    • C. 

      The thieves had been caught by the police.

    • D. 

      The thieves was caught by the police.

  • 3. 
    Change into active voice. The letter was posted by Alice.
    • A. 

      Alice posted the letter.

    • B. 

      Alice is posting the letter.

    • C. 

      Alice posts the letter.

    • D. 

      Alice was posting the letter.

  • 4. 
    Change into active voice. We were received by the hostess.
    • A. 

      The hostess will receive us.

    • B. 

      The hostess is receiving us.

    • C. 

      The hostess would receive us.

    • D. 

      The hostess received us.

  • 5. 
    Change into indirect speech. He said: “I know the way.”
    • A. 

      He said he knew the way.

    • B. 

      He said he knows the way.

    • C. 

      He said he will know the way.

    • D. 

      He said he would know the way.

  • 6. 
    Change into indirect speech. They said: “We sold the house.”
    • A. 

      They said they would sell the house.

    • B. 

      They said they have sold the house.

    • C. 

      They said they had sold the house.

    • D. 

      They said they are selling the house.

  • 7. 
    Change into direct speech. He said they had been learning.
    • A. 

      He said: “We have been learning.”

    • B. 

      He said: “We have learning.”

    • C. 

      He said: “We are learning.”

    • D. 

      He said: “We were learning.”

  • 8. 
    Change into direct speech. Bill said he had been sitting.
    • A. 

      Bill said: “he is sitting.”

    • B. 

      Bill said: “he was sitting.”

    • C. 

      Bill said: “I was sitting.”

    • D. 

      Bill said: “I am sitting.”

  • 9. 
    Identify the correct meaning of the following proverb. Don’t judge a book by its cover.
    • A. 

      The book has a good cover.

    • B. 

      The book's cover is torn.

    • C. 

      Things are not always what they seem.

    • D. 

      Things are always as they seem.

  • 10. 
    Choose the correct meaning of the following proverb. All that glitters is not gold.
    • A. 

      Gold is always precious.

    • B. 

      Everything that looks precious turns out to be so.

    • C. 

      Not everything that looks precious turns out to be so.

    • D. 

      Gold does not glitter but is expensive.

  • 11. 
    Choose the best answer to complete the following blanks. I bought you this cake. I ________ you like it.
    • A. 

      Hoping

    • B. 

      Hope

    • C. 

      Hoped

  • 12. 
    Choose the best answer to complete the following blanks. ’m going to the bank ____________ get some money.
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      To

  • 13. 
    Choose the best answer to complete the following blanks. If I were a rich person with lots of money, ________________________________________.
    • A. 

      I can travel around the world.

    • B. 

      I would travel around the world.

    • C. 

      I will travel around the world.

  • 14. 
    Choose the best answer to complete the following blanks. I ______________ at Ocean Park yesterday.
    • A. 

      Got a good time

    • B. 

      Had got a good time

    • C. 

      Had a good time

  • 15. 
    The clown pulled silly faces to make the children laugh. The word silly in this sentence means:
    • A. 

      Bad

    • B. 

      Funny

    • C. 

      Tricky

    • D. 

      None of these