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Syllabus:

Section 1: Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs, Adjectives, Articles, Prepositions, Punctuation and Jumbled Words, Conjunctions, Tenses, Voices, Narration, etc. Spellings, Collocations, Phrasal verbs, Idioms, Words Related to Everyday Problems, Relationships, Health and Medicine, Travel etc., Information Retrieval from Various Text and Image Types like Brochures, Formal and Informal letters, Itinerary, Short Narratives, Time-tables, News Stories, Diary Entry, Poster Making, Messages etc., Spoken and Written Expressions like Agreement and Disagreement, Requests, Refusals, Apologies, 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

Q.1

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

What is the meaning of the word 'retreat'?

Q.2

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

What made Hooker to lose the Battle of Chancellorsville?



Q.3

Choose the most suitable words/phrase to complete the given sentence:

Vinu ______ ten dollars for the clothes he bought for Christmas.

Q.4

Choose the proper sequence from the jumbled options:

If you need help
P : promptly 
Q : you can call me anytime
R : hospital where they serve
S : I will take you to the

The proper sequence should be:

Q.5

Read the given sentence and check if there is/are any grammatical error/s in any of the given options:

People who diet prefer milk than butter.

Q.6

Read the given sentence and check if there is/are any grammatical error/s in any of the given options:

I gave him a hundred-rupees note to buy some medicines.

Q.7

Fill in the blank using the most appropriate verb:

I _______ actor Shahid while returning from Delhi.

Q.8

Read the passage and answer the question:

In the year 1863, a Civil War took place in Virginia which is the Battle of Chancellorsville, in banks of a narrow river for two months the two armies had been staked out. General Robert E. Lee led the Confederate troops. General Robert E. Lee is the reversed military tactician in American history. "Fighting" Joe Hooker led the Union soldiers. Both the leads were different in their appearance, personality, and lifestyle. General Robert E. Lee, an old man, is poor by his health with a grey beard wherein Joe Hooker was a young blond with egotism. They both were all set for the battle and Hooker was confident that he can win easily regardless of the army size of Lee. Hooker was overconfident, as he had 134,000 men wherein Lee had only 61,000 men. Hooker smartly moved 70,000 of his men to sneak back down behind Lee’s army, fifteen miles across the river, Hooker has cut off the Confederate soldiers as they were trapped; this left him happy and convinced that Union will crown the victory. Hooker thought Lee will retreat; instead, he moved his troops into position to attack which was not taken seriously by Hooker. At 5.00 p.m. when Lee’s army attacked the Union soldiers they were eating supper and were not completely prepared for the battle. This made Lee win the Battle of Chancellorsville with his approach.

What is the moral one should learn from this battle?

Q.9

Fill in the blank and complete the sentence with common idiomatic expression:

He fancied that she was even trying to flirt with him, but it was so _______________ he couldn't tell.

Q.10

Read the sentence and spot the error:

When we heard an emergency fire alarm, kids ran towards the balcony. It was Mr. Smith's mobile phone's ring tone and he was standing outside weering his pajamas.

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Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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

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