CREST English Olympiad Class 8 Sample 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.

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.

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Select the correctly punctuated sentence:

The study of mass communication is chiefly concerned with how the content of mass communication persuades or otherwise affects the behavior the attitude opinion or emotion of the people receiving the information


Select the appropriate conjunction to complete the sentence:

_____ children get older, they get smarter and bolder.


Choose the most appropriate option:

Though Samuel did not appear to be particularly ______, he was easily the ______ player in the entire team.


Choose the most appropriate option:

There aren’t many parking spaces near the post office. There are a lot of cars in front
of the post 'office, the' drivers are waiting for parking places and honking their horns.


Read the extract and answer the question:

Carly has a large family. She lives with four people. Carly also has two pets. Carly’s mom is a doctor. Carly’s mom works at the hospital. Carly’s mom helps people who are sick. Carly’s dad works at home. Carly’s dad cooks for the family. Carly’s dad drives the kids to soccer practice. Carly has two brothers. James is ten years old. Scott is fourteen years old. Carly has two pets. Jinx is a small, black cat. Diego is a large, brown dog. Carly loves her family!

How many people are in Carly's family?


Fill in the blank with the right option:

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


Fill in the blank using an appropriate verb:

Sequal ________ the announcement of the new fiscal policy is awaited by the industrial sector.


Fill in the blank using an appropiate option:

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


Arrange the words given below in a meaningful sequence:

of knowledge / dealing with / engineering or / technology /is the branch / applied sciences.


Fill in the blank using a suitable preposition:

Please apologize to them ___ me. I am unable to attend the wedding tonight.

Your Score: 0/10

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:


The CREST English Olympiad is a famously known exam conducted for students of class 8 to test their English pronunciation and grammatical knowledge. Since it is an internationally held examination scoring good marks and getting recognized adds up to students' academics and helps them to secure a good future. So, having a good preparation guide becomes more important. The CREST English Olympiad sample papers for class 8 help children to get an insight into the kind of questions included in the main exam and is the best way of preparation. You get enough time to practice English Olympiad questions before the examination. Therefore, the Olympiad exam preparation is never complete without practicing English Olympiad previous years’ question papers. This helps students understand the difficulty level of the questions, the amount of practice and proper understanding of each topic required to solve the given set of problems in the limited time and much more to secure better marks.

Answers to Sample Questions from CREST Olympiads:

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