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

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.2

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.3

Answer the following questions on the basis of the given passage.The ________ use by physicians of medical abbreviations can cause medication errors and incorrect interpretation of notes in the medical chart.It can create treatment delay if the nurse has to seek out the physician to ask for ________.

Which word, if inserted into the first blank, makes the most sense in the context of the passage?

Q.4

Choose the word that does not belong with the others.

Q.5

Identify the part of speech of the quoted word: Sagar's dad sings 'loudly' in the shower.

Q.6

Choose the right pronoun to correctly finish this sentence.

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

Q.7

Nouns

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

Q.8

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.9

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

Q.10

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

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