CREST English Olympiad Class 8 Sample Papers

Syllabus:

Section 1: Synonyms, Antonyms, Analogies and Spellings, Collocations, Phrasal Verbs, Idioms or Proverbs, Homonyms and Homophones, One Word, Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs, Adjectives, Articles, Prepositions, Prepositional Phrases, Participle Phrases, Conjunctions, Determiners, Jumbled Words and Punctuations, Tenses, Voices and Narrations, Question Tags, etc. Words Related to Leisure, Household Items/Issues, Social Causes, Outdoor Locations and Activities, etc., Information Retrieval from News Reports, Blurb, Dictionaries, Instruction Manual Format, Messages, Editorials, Essays, etc., Spoken and Written Expressions like Requesting, Giving Information, Expressing Surprise, Pronunciation, etc.

Achievers Section: Higher Order Thinking Questions - Syllabus as per Section 1

Q.1 Q.2 Q.3 Q.4 Q.5 Q.6 Q.7 Q.8 Q.9 Q.10

Q.1

Nouns

Identify the proper noun from the following sentence: We walked across the Marina Beach during our vacation.

Q.2

Choose the best word to fill the blank. For the first assignment of the fall term, the students in Professor Norman's English 101 class had to write a/an ________ summarize the short story they had read.

Q.3

Choose the option that expresses the meaning of the idiom: To be rolling in money.

Q.4

Choose the correct meaning of proverb/idiom that is in braces(" ").

He has sold his house and has no job and so now he has "next to nothing".

Q.5

Choose the right pronoun to correctly finish this sentence.

Lewis, Luke and Thomas were cross because ________ had waited ages for the bus.

Q.6

For each of the following sentences, choose the correct spelling for the missing word. The ________ of the school asked all faculty members to attend a meeting.

Q.7

Choose the word that does not belong with the others.

Q.8

Complete the following by appropriate words:Architecture is a unique __1__ of art and science that has __2__ out of man's primary need for shelter. It is concerned with the design and __3__ of buildings in their sociological, technological, and environmental context. This field is not only __4__, but also provides the pleasing infrastructure, and refined structures to serve various needs. Despite the fairly large number of practising architects, the countrywide __5__ in the initial earnings in the field are relatively __6__. What you make thereafter will depend entirely on your __7__.

What should come in the blank (1)?

Q.9

Choose the common noun from the options.

Englishman John Bill Ricketts put on the first complete circus performance in the United States on April 3rd, 1793 in Philadelphia.

Q.10

Convert the following direct speech into indirect speech. He said, "I brush my teeth twice a day."

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Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

Q.1bQ.2cQ.3bQ.4bQ.5cQ.6aQ.7bQ.8cQ.9aQ.10b

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

Q.1 : b | Q.2 : c | Q.3 : b | Q.4 : b | Q.5 : c | Q.6 : a | Q.7 : b | Q.8 : c | Q.9 : a | Q.10 : b

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