SS 2 English Language

Date :08/05/2020

English Language Class: SS 2

In the question below choose the option opposite in meaning to the word in capital letters:


  1. To most people last Christmas was an AUSTERE period


A) prosperous B) harsh C) severe   D) sour   E) stern

The right answer is (A) Prosperous

Do the following :

1.The chief was GENEROUS in his award of university scholarships

A)nobel  B) considerate C) liberal  D) mean  E) honest

2. Chidi is naturally TACITURN

A) friendly B) cheerful C) dumb  D) lively   E) garrulous

3. He is loved for his ALTRUISM.

A) benevolence B) sincerity  C) selfishness  D) selflessness   E) kindness

From the alternative provided in the question below select the one which is most appropriately completes the sentence:

  1. Had he known that it would rain, he ________ his umbrella with him. A) would have taking B) was going to take C) would be taking      D) would have taken E) would take
  2. Omeime was taking his dog for a walk when the dog suddenly _______ from its chain and escape  A) broke through B) broke lose C) broke even  D) broke loose   E) broke away
  3. I was still sleeping when the national news ________ this morning    A) were broadcast B) were broadcasted C) was broadcast     D) was broadcasted E) were being broadcasted
  4. Each of the contestants ________ a chance to win      A) has B) have C) get  D) gets   E) take