CREST English Olympiad Class 8 Previous Year Papers

CREST English Olympiad Previous Year Paper PDF for Class 8:

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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.

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

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.

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


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)


Fill in the blank with the right option:

For this X-mas, I can play a few ______ on the guitar.


Identify the type of noun for the quoted words:

There are "many ways" to solve a "question". You can also refer to the answer sheet if you find it difficult.


Fill in the blank using a suitable preposition:

I heard that he died ___ a cardiac arrest.


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 the blank with suitable option:

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


Identify the adverb:

I remember a beautiful place where our train halted for an hour.


Complete the sentence with the right expression:

Ashley: Hello. How’s everything?
Ken: ________________________


Fill in the blank with the right option:

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


Read the notice and answer the question:




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The offer is applicable only on purchases of ____________________.

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Answers to Previous Year Questions from CREST Olympiads:


Why not start preparing for the CREST English Olympiad exam by practicing the already asked questions? Well, we have the CREST English Olympiad previous year paper available for students in class 8 on this page. The pdf is easily downloadable and it carries questions from the previous year. Also, the answer key for the questions is also provided.

Students can gain a solid understanding of the paper format by examining the CREST English Olympiad past year paper for class 8. Additionally, students can assess their own performance and make improvements to their weaknesses.

Additional Preparation Resources

  1. CREST English Worksheets Package for class 8 - It is a package of 5 worksheets. The worksheets are in the same pattern as the previous year paper. Hence, very useful for preparation. Existing users can purchase additional practice worksheets by following these steps: Login at -> Dashboard -> Additional Practice -> Buy & new users can visit
  2. CREST English Olympiad book for class 8 - The book covers topic-wise reading material, chapter-wise practice questions with answer key & contains the previous year paper. The book is available in both physical and pdf formats. Proceed now to purchase the Olympiad book. Also, students can view & download the first chapter of the English Olympiad book for class 8 for free.

Note: Don’t forget to download the CREST English Olympiad past year paper pdf for class 8.

Answers to Previous Year Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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