CREST English Olympiad Class 8 Previous Year Papers

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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.

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Please note that the dictionary which will be used for reference is Oxford Learner's Dictionary. This will be w.r.t. spellings & meanings. In case, if the word is not found in this dictionary, then it is assumed that this word does not exist.

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Read the given sentence and spot the common noun:

I know it is hard to walk outside, but if you try to look through the gap you can see my car which is parked there.


Fill in the blank using an appropiate option:

All the brides were much _______ than the grooms in the wedding hall.


Identify the part of the sentence that contains grammatical error:

Hardly the inspector had (A)/ arrived there to investigate (B)/ the crime when the (C)/ house alarm rang. (D)


Choose the most appropriate option:

You cannot expect respect from him because he is lost _______ sense of shame.


Identify the type of noun for the quoted word:

I bought three 'packets of biscuits' for all of us to eat from the super store.


Fill in the blank with the right option:

Your perfume has a wonderful _______. Can you buy me one when you go shopping?


Choose the option with the same meaning as the idiom:

The young handsome man became the head of the department in his father's management. The job was handed to him "on a platter".


Find the correctly spelled word:


Fill the blank with suitable option:

I'm a Doctor and _____ my husband. We both are working in the same hospital.

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Answers to Previous Year Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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