Friday, December 16, 2016

Sentence Completion - exam practice

Complete the sentence using the word or set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

1. The letter A is the ______ letter of the English alphabet.

A. last

B. first

C. second

D. third

2. The ______ woman has gray hair and many wrinkles. She was born many years ago.

A. strong

B. young

C. old

D. kind

3. Oranges and apples are ______. They are both ______.

A. similar … fruits

B. special … red

C. identical … different

D. bad … healthy

4. Jim ______ brings a hammer to work. He uses it every day.

A. never

B. always

C. rarely

D. sometimes

5. While walking together at night, the children hear a loud noise and get ______. They run away in search of a place to hide.

A. angry

B. excited

C. scared

D. tired

6. The ______ man is the only one who can lift the heavy rock.

A. silly

B. tall

C. proud

D. strong

7. Timothy is ______. He always gets good grades. He studies hard and always does his homework.

A. smart

B. funny

C. tall

D. popular

8. The animal looks ______. Tom has never seen one like it before.

A. calm

B. embarrassed

C. strange

D. disgusting

9. When the sun goes down, the sky gets ______.

A. warm

B. dark

C. bright

D. cloudy

10. We were driving east, but we needed to go the opposite way. So we turned around and drove ______.

A. west

B. north

C. left

D. right

Scroll down to check your answers
1 B
2 C
3 A
4 B
5 C
6 D
7 A
8 C
9 B
10 A



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