Revision: Writing 2

posted on 31 Aug 2017 10:18 by suthatip2011

A. Choose the correct word and fill in the blanks.

laughed, sheep, crying, killing, Wolf, out,

neighbors, shepherd, believing, at

The Boy Who Cried 1…………………  Aesop )


A 2…………..-boy, who watched a flock of 3…………… near a village,

brought 4……………. the villagers three or four times by 5…………….. out,

"Wolf! Wolf!" and when his 6………………. came to help him,

7…………………. at them for their pains. The Wolf, however,

did truly come 8………..……. last. The Shepherd-boy, now really alarmed,

shouted in an agony of terror: "Pray, do come and help me;

the Wolf is 9…………………. the sheep";

but no one paid any heed to his cries,

nor rendered any assistance. The Wolf, having no cause of fear,

at his leisure lacerated or destroyed the whole flock. 

There is no 10…………….. a liar,

even when he speaks the truth. 

B.Answer the questions.

  1. Who watched a flock of animals?    ……………………………………
  2. Where was a flock of animals?       …………………………………….
  3. What did he do three or four times?   ………………………………….
  4. Who came to help him?                 ……………………………………
  5. Did they come and help him from the real wolf?    …………………………………
  6. What was the wolf doing?     ……………………………………………………………..
  7. What is the lesson of this story?  ………………………………………………………

 

Kind

Change

Examples

Positive

Comparative

Superlative

1.

ending in e

add or st

1. simple

1.

1.

2.

ending in a consonant

double letter after one  short vowel

2. big
2. red

2.
2.

2.
2.

3.

some two syllable adjectives

take er andest

3. narrow
3. sweet

3.
3.

3.
3.

4.

final y (two syllable adjectives)

becomes i

4. silly
4. pretty

4. 
4.

4. 
4.

5.

final (one syllable adjectives)

stays the same
(except indry)

5. shy

5. dry

5.

5.

5.

5.

6.

adjectives with three or more syllables

add more ormost before them

6. important
6. dangerous

6. 
6.

6. 
6.

7.

irregular verbs

 

7. good

7. bad

7.

7.

7.

7.

C. Choose the correct ADJECTIVE / ADVERB

  1. They are dancing……………….. together. (happy, happily) 
  2. The dog is barking……………………. . (fierce, fiercely)
  3. He is a very………………….. driver. (careful, carefully) 
  4. Jane ran………………….. to the bus stop. (quick, quickly) 
  5. She sounded very …………………….. on the phone. (angry, angrily)  
  6. The village looked……………….. .  (peaceful, peacefully) 
  7. The test was……………………….. .  (easy, easily)
  8. She dances…………………. .  (beautiful, beautifully) 
  9. I……………….. can't do this. (simple, simply)                 
  10. She spoke in a…………………….. voice. (soft, softly)    
  11. Can you speak……………………? I can't understand. (slow, slowly)
  12. Don't be………………….. for dinner tonight. (late, lately) 
  13. You can make………………. phone calls with this card. (free, freely) 
  14. This exercise is very……………………. .  (simple, simply)  
  15. It's not difficult, you………………… put everything

      together like this.   (simple, simply)   

  1. That seat doesn't look……………………. .    

      (comfortable, comfortably)

  1. Are you sitting………………………?  (comfortable, comfortably) 
  2. The moon is very……………………. tonight. (bright, brightly) 
  3. Tom is a very……………………. student.

      He never makes mistakes.   (careful, carefully)

  1. You have to talk…………………….. 

      when you are in the library.  (quiet, quietly)

  1. You drive very……………………. .    (slow, slowly)
  2. Jane works…………………… .    (hard, hardly)
  3. He is a very……………………. man.   (nice, nicely)
  4. The sun is shining……………….. .   (bright, brightly)
  5. Smoking is………………… .   (bad, badly)
  6. She behaves very…………………. .  (good, well)
  7. He always dresses……………… .  (smart, smartly)
  8. He shouted……………………. at me.  (angry, angrily)
  9. This chair is………………… .  (comfortable, comfortably)
  10. He smiled………………….. .   (sad, sadly)                                                                                                 Choose the best preposition. (Prepositions of place.)
  11. What did you learn _____ school today?
    32. We wanted to live and work _____ a farm.
    33. We stopped _____ the traffic lights.
    34. They built a new factory _____ the west of England
    35. There is nothing _____ my pocket.
    36. There is nothing interesting _____ TV tonight.
    37. There is an interesting picture _____ page seven.
    38. There is a large back cloud _____ the sky.
    39. Someone stopped _____ front of the house.
    40. Someone stood _____ the door.
    41. Peter sent me to buy some pills _____ the chemist's.
    42. My wife does not like city life.

She wants to go to live _____ the country.
43. My husband didn't sleep _____ another woman's bed.
44. My father worked _____ home.
45. Mount Everest is the highest mountain _____ the world.
46. I met my wife _____ a wedding.
47. He lived _____ the third floor.
48. He is not in the office. He is _____ a business trip.
49. Do not go out _____ the rain.
50. 'What is _____ the photograph?' 'There are two red cars.'                                                                   Re-arrange these words.

  1. carefully/car/he/should/his/drive/.
  2. ..................................................................
  3. cook/food/aunt/well/his/can/.
  4. ..................................................................
  5. usually/goes/he/school/seven/to/at/.
  6. ..................................................................                                                                              Fill the correct words.

months      evening     broken      well          happily      happy    in

good        immediately      long           fast         carefully    worried

          In summer the children play 1.................... the football field,

they are very 2.................... . They like to play football in the 3............................... .

They play 4........................ but John has an accident .

He goes to the hospital 5......................... . The doctor helps him 6......................... .

He has a 7......................... leg. His father is very 8.......................... .

The doctor tells John to stay in the hospital for a 9...................... time.

He can’t play football for two 10......................... .                                                                                     Make the sentences.

  1. /  carefully   1. ........................................................................
  2. / well    2. ..........................................................................

 

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