NCEE English Studies – Structure
Complete each of the following statements with the most appropriate options
You are Awesome.
Go back to the class.
#1. The hen _______ five eggs. #2. It is time we _______ for home.
are leaving #3. He occasionally _______ the orphanage.
visits #4. Each of the girls was given a _______ of chocolate.
scoop #5. Which of these is a consonant symbols?
/ ^ /
/ æ /
/ u: /
/ k /
/ i: / #6. The two kittens played with
one another. #7. My dad bought a pair of _______ shoes for me.
brown expensive Italian
brown Italian expensive
expensive brown Italian
expensive Italian brown
Italian brown expensive #8. Kikelomo said _______ buses over there belonged to her uncle.
which #9. Mary is taller than _______. #10. My bag is _______ than yours.
small #11. Ibrahim was sick, so ________ visited the clinic for treatment. #12. Which of these prefixes can be added to "proper" to form a new word?
Un - #13. Which of these suffixes can be added to "success" to form a new word?
- ness #14. Aisha ________ the piano every week.
is being playing
is playing #15. He is the ________ of the two brothers.
oldest #16. All the ________ is my kitchen are blunt.
kniveses #17. Ada is the captain of her team, ________ she?
wasn't #18. Which of the following words contain the /ʊ/ sound? #19. The farmer stored his hay ________ a barn. #20. The prefix ________ will combine with the form "agree" to form a new word.
un - #21. My son took a ________ of the burning house.
fotograph #22. The books on the table belong to Ade and Olu. They are
yours. #23. Mother said, "Do not put all your eggs in one basket". This means that we should
not put our efforts in one thing.
not put eggs in one place.
not use basket to carry eggs.
not invest in eggs.
invest our resources in one thing. #24. The deceased's children are fighting ________ their father's property. #25. Direct Speech: "I'm travelling by rail,“ she said. Indirect Speech: She said that she ________ by rail.
will be travelling
has travelled #26. Peter will always remember his ________ day.
graudation #27. Which of the following suffixes can be combined with the word "season" to form a new word.
- ly #28. He likes drama, ________ he?
didn't #29. The teachers ________ in the staff room when we arrived.
were #30. She doesn't plait her hair on Sundays, ________ she?
didn't #31. Grace ________ some mangoes from the market yesterday.
was buying #32. This is the man from ________ we bought the apples.
who #33. My father has a ________ of cars.
group #34. Active Voice: Michael saw a big snake. Passive Voice: A big snake ________ by Michael.
is being seen #35. He either works in Lagos ________ Jos. #36. Mathematics is an easy subject, ________ it? #37. He has been driving the car ________ five hours now. #38. The doctor said her condition required a ________.
surgery #39. If one works for a long time, ________ will be tired. #40. The boy had passed the entrance examination, so he invited for an ________.