a. In the
following passage, fill in each numbered blank with the correct form of the
word given in brackets. (Do not copy the passage, but write in correct serial
order the word or phrase appropriate to the blank space.) 
……… (0)…….. are showing
4. to prepare
5. is situated
7. is located
b. Fill in
the blanks with an appropriate word:
leader of the gang was accustomed to
2. Do not
rogues; they will cheat you.
marriage prevails among
certain tribes in India.
could persuade him from
withdrawing from the competition.
5. The young
tree was bent under
the weight of the snow
compromise was agreed upon
by the two warring factions.
7. We should
complaint was lodged against
the corrupt official student.
c. Join each
of the following sentences to make one complete sentence without using and, but
you or I will come to the film.
handwriting was so bad that no one could read the letter.
was too bad for anyone to read the letter
the cat lurking, the sparrow flies away.
4. Anne took
a train to Durham.
the following sentences according to the instructions given after each. Make
other changes that may be necessary, but do not change the meaning of any of
1. In order that
he should have string muscles, Alif exercised daily.
2. When the
teacher went out, out ran the children.
3. Kim asked
me whether I was still angry at her/him.
4. “By whom
had these beautiful painting been bought yesterday?”
was too adamant to listen to any advice.
does not like Sid as much as Karun.
7. Is that
the way a student should speak?
- None will
succeed without hard work.