Showing posts with label english-quiz. Show all posts
Showing posts with label english-quiz. Show all posts

Saturday, 16 November 2019

English Vocabulary - Commonly Confused Words (Part-4)(#eduvictors)(#englishvocabulary)

Commonly Confused Words 

(Part-4)
English Vocabulary 


English is full of phrases or words, which sound the same or comparable yet have distinctive meanings and are sometimes confusing too. Here is the third list of commonly confused words.

Bad, Badly
Bad means poor quality is used as an adjective after verbs like am, feel, is,
    Badly means unsatisfactory, inadequate and is used as an adverb.


Monday, 25 March 2019

English Grammar Check: Common Errors in Adjectives(#englishgrammar)(#eduvictors)

English Grammar Check
Common Errors in Adjectives

English Grammar Check: Common Errors in Adjectives(#englishgrammar)(#eduvictors)

Qualifying words known as adjectives. 

Following sentences have adjective related errors. Identify the error(s) and write the correct sentence.

1. I have any milk.

2. He is wiser than his brother.

3. He is wiser than shrewd.

4. Any Ms Nitika is waiting for you.

5. My sister is elder than me.

Sunday, 17 March 2019

English Grammar - Sentence Correction - Pronoun Related Errors (#eduvictors)(#cbseclass10)

English Grammar Check: Common Errors in English (Pronouns)

English Grammar - Sentence Correction - Pronoun Related Errors (#eduvictors)(#cbseclass10)

A Pronoun is a word used in place of a Noun.  

Following sentences have pronoun related errors. Identify the error(s) and write the correct sentence.

1. Him went to Mumbai last week.


2. You and he were good friends.


3. Nikita and me go to walk everyday.


4. You, him and me are very fast friends.


Wednesday, 3 October 2018

CBSE Class 6 - 8 - English Grammar - Prepositions (Worksheet) (#englishgrammar)(#eduvictors)

English Grammar - Prepositions 

(Worksheet)

CBSE Class 6 - 8 - English Grammar - Prepositions (Worksheet) (#englishgrammar)(#eduvictors)

Directions: Fill in the blanks with suitable prepositions.

1- I didn’t go _____ school _____ Monday.

2- _____ Diwali people usually have big meals.

3- She’s graduating _____ June.

4- Don’t listen _____ him!

5- We ate pizza _____ lunch.

6- I’m traveling _____ April 7.

7- Mahesh is getting married ______ Sana.

Sunday, 26 August 2018

CBSE Class 6-12 - English Grammar - Idioms and Phrases Test (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

IDIOMS AND PHRASES QUIZ

(English Grammar)

CBSE Class 6-12 - English Grammar - Idioms and Phrases Test (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)


Directions: Given below are some idioms/phrases followed by four alternative meanings to each. Choose the response (a), (b), (c) or (d) which is the most appropriate expression.


Q1: Cry over spilt milk

(a) Complaining about a loss in the past
(b) Too much inquisitive about something
(c) When something is done badly to save money
(d) Dealing with a problem only in an emergency situation


Q2: Cut the mustard

(a) Prepare spices out of mustard seeds
(b) To come up to expectations
(c) Making absurd expectations
(d) Very enthusiastic

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

CBSE Class 10/11/12/NTSE/Entrance Exams - English - Cloze Test and Error Correction (#ntse)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

English - Cloze Test and Error Correction

CBSE Class 10/11/12/NTSE/Entrance Exams - English - Cloze Test and Error Correction (#ntse)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

(Questions 1 to 8) Read the following passage carefully and select the most suitable option from each list according to the corresponding number in the passage.

For Ananya, Mathematics was extremely(1) hard to understand. In order to keep her results high enough to succeed and to satisfy her parents, Ananya attempted a number of strategies(2). The answer(3) though(4) was simple. She had to work constantly and dilajentley(6) at applying the different formulas to a range of contexts. Often she was envious of(7) her peers to whom comprehension came easily. However, at the end of the year, it seemed her relentless work was rewarded(8) when her results put her amongst the leading scholars of her class.


Q 1. Which of these would be the best word to use to replace the word ‘extremely’ as it is used in the passage above?

Friday, 1 September 2017

English Grammar - Antonyms Quiz (#cbseNotes)

English Grammar - Antonyms Quiz



One of the choices provides suitable answer to the given question. Choose the correct option.
 

1. The antonym of prosperity is

(a) inprosperity
(b) disprosperity
(c) windfall
(d) adversity



2. The antonym of analysis is

(a) inanalysis
(b) synthesis
(c) unanalysis
(d) disanalysis




3. Pick out the opposite of progressive.

(a) retrogressive
(b) disprogressive
(c) unprogressive
(d) conservative




Thursday, 23 February 2017

CBSE Class 10 - NTSE Stage-1 Language Test-2 (#ntse)(#englishquiz)(#cbsenotes)

NTSE Stage-1 Language Test-2

CBSE Class 10 - NTSE Stage-1 Language Test-2

Direction: in question Nos. 1 – 6, Choose the alternative which expresses the meaning of the given idioms/phrases.


Q1: Once in a blue moon

(a) every month
(b) always
(c) rarely
(d) after mid night



Q2: Keep body and soul together

(a) to maintain life
(b) to be free from disease
(c) to live in a joint family
(d) to have fun in life




Thursday, 16 February 2017

CBSE Class 10: NTSE Stage 1 - English Language Test

English Language Test

Delhi NTSE Stage 1 (2015-16)

CBSE Class 10: NTSE Stage 1 - English Language Test

☛Direction: Choose the word that is opposite in meaning to the given words in question Nos. 1 – 6


Q1: Collision

(a) Compassion
(b) Agreement
(c) Perfection
(d) Conflict




Q2: Grudge

(a) modest
(b) hatred
(c) affection
(d) eternal



Q3: Insolvent

(a) alluring
(b) irrational
(c) defaulter
(d) affluent



Friday, 3 February 2017

Jumbled Up Sentences (Set -3)

Jumbled Up Sentences

(Set-3)
Jumbled Up Sentences (Set -3)

Rearrange the following words and phrases to form meaningful sentences.


1. bike/ blue/./nitish/rode/his/new/

   __________________________________________________________________


2. There/./two/in/the/are/birds/nest/

   __________________________________________________________________


3. Mr. Shyam/ our/ has/teacher/ a/ named/ Timmy/./cat/

   __________________________________________________________________


4. park/./is/a/place/walk/for/lake/good/

   __________________________________________________________________


Friday, 11 November 2016

CBSE Class 9/10/11/12 - English Vocabulary - One Word Substitution

One Word Substitution

CBSE Class 9/10/11/12 - English Vocabulary - One Word Substitution

One word, representing a phrase or sentence or clause, helps in communicating precisely. Here is a list of 20 commonly used words. You may also check this quiz on One word Substitution to learn 100+ words.


1. Able to use the left hand and right hand equally well - Ambidextrous

2. A lightly constructed open booth generally used as a newsstand- Kiosk

3. A game in which in which no one wins - Draw

4. A sweet music - Melody

5. An official call to appear in a court of law - Summon

6. Words of similar meaning - Synonyms

7. Belonging to all parts of the world - Universal

Sunday, 6 November 2016

CBSE Class 9/10 - English Grammar - Editing Exercise - 4

Editing Exercise

The following sentences have not been edited. There is one error in each line. Write the incorrect word and correction. Remember to underline the word you have supplied.

CBSE Class 9/10 - English Grammar - Editing Exercise



                             - Incorrect  Correct Word
1. Radha sat in a tree. ________   ________
2. He likes cutting jokes. ________   ________
3. I want a pen to write on. ________   ________
4. Mohan needs not worry. ________   ________
5. Are you a member in the committee? _______   _______
6. What is the cost of this pen? _______   _______
7. Verbal orders will not be obeyed. _______   _______
8. I saw a bad dream last night. _______   _______

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

CBSE Class 6 - English Grammar Quiz (Worksheet)

English Grammar Quiz

CBSE Class 6 - English Grammar Quiz (Worksheet)


Worksheet


Q1:  __________ always stood first in his class (supply the correct answer).

(a) They
(b) You
(c) We
(d) He


Q2: What is the synonym of word "Haste"?

(a) Hurry
(b) Pleasure
(c) Guard
(d) Repent


Q3: Choose the antonym for word "Wide".

(a) Narrow
(b) Tame
(c) Show
(d) Low


Q4: Pick the gender of 'Boar'

(a) Drake
(b) Filly
(c) Sow
(d) Bride


Q5: I have seen alone. One should _______ be optimistic in life.
(Pick up the correct adverb)

(a) Once
(b) Always
(c) Never
(d) Enough

Thursday, 14 March 2013

Online English Grammar Quiz Available

Eduvictors.com Basic English Grammar Quiz


200+ MCQs covering 17 topics on English Grammar are available at Eduvictors.com in quiz form.
You may access the quizzes on the following topics:

Nouns Quiz-1: Test your understanding about different types of Nouns

Nouns Quiz-2: Check your knowledge about cries of animals and birds.

Wednesday, 13 February 2013

CBSE Class 9 - PSA Quiz (English)

PSA Quiz (English)
(Following worksheet was submitted by a student from Sachdeva Public School, Delhi)

MCQs
Q1: The police resorted to lathi charge to disperse ___________.

(a) regiment
(b) mob
(c) committee
(d) swarm


Q2: Fiji is  ____ island in _____ Pacific Ocean, most visited by ______ tourists.

(a) an, the, the
(b) a, the, an
(c) the, an, the
(d) the, an, a


Q3: There _________ be a mansion here before the partition.

(a) ought to
(b) used to
(c) might
(d) need to


Thursday, 20 December 2012

CBSE Class 9 - PSA Quiz (English)

PSA Quiz (English)

MCQs
Q1:  The hypocritical minister spoke about the need to save diesel, but drove around in a big SUV. 'Hyocritical' stands for ______________.

(a) highly moral
(b) non sincere
(c) arrogant
(d) sincere

Q2: She has an insatiable love for dancing. 'insatiable' stands for ____________

(a) unquenchable
(b) stubborn
(c) undesirable
(d) voracious

Thursday, 6 December 2012

CBSE Class 10 - Proficiency Test Paper 2012 (English -Vocabulary) Solution

Proficiency Test Paper 2012 (English -Vocabulary) Solution
You may download 2012 Proficiency Test Paper English from CBSE website
Part-D (VOCABULARY)
Q(1-5): Choose the word nearest in meaning to the word in bold:

1. abandon

(a) leave ✓
(b) forget
(c) sacrifice
(d) adopt

Wednesday, 21 November 2012

CBSE Class 8/9/10/ CTET - English Grammar - Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension

Q1(CTET Nov 2012): Read the given poem and answer the questions that follow by selecting the most appropriate option:
CBSE Class 8/9/10/ CTET - English Grammar - Reading Comprehension
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Human Nature

Is it human nature
to desire forbidden fruit,
to hunger for a blossom
so obsessed with passion
that we forget the pain,
which inevitably arises
once we tease ourselves
with the thought of it
or taste a tiny part of it,
and it becomes the predator
eating at us like a carnivore
that saves the head for last
savouring the brain to feed its own
and we, still craving illicit nectar
enjoying the fact that it is devouring us?
                                           - C J Grant

Q1: Another word in the poem that suggests 'forbidden' is

Monday, 19 November 2012

CBSE Class 6 - Class 8 - English Grammar - The Conjunction (Worksheet)

The Conjunction (Worksheet)
Class 6/Class7/Class8/Class9/CTET
The Conjunction

Q1: Fill in the blanks with correct Conjunctions from the list given below:

[as soon as,   and,   but,    or,   therefore,   otherwise,    so,    still,    as well as,    since,   (so that)    ]

1. She is noble ____________ kind too.
2. We eat __________ we remain healthy.

3. Raja is poor _____________ he is honest.
4. The sun rose_____________ the fog disappeared.
5.  _________ she saw the tiger, she shouted.

Monday, 12 November 2012

English Grammar Quiz - Cries of Animals and Birds

English Grammar Quiz - Cries of Animals and Birds
English Grammar Quiz - Cries of Animals and Birds

Choose the right word  from the given options which correctly expresses the cry of the animal or bird.

Q1: Horses

(a) bleat
(b) neigh
(c) howl
(d) squeak

Q2: Frogs

(a) squeal

(b) croak
(c) grunt
(d) cluck