English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-87

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-87


  1. The insects ______ are on the trees are usually prey for the larger animals.

A. that                B. whom            C. whose            D. none


  1. I could _______ see with all the smoke around me.

A. too                  B. quite              C. hardly            D. none


  1. Rohit did not run ______ as fast as I expected him to.

A. barely            B. quite              C. hardly            D. too


  1. Our trip across the desert ________ for many days because of the bad weather. We took a week instead of the four days that we had planned.

A. dragged         B. endured        C. extended       D. delayed


  1. Who did the indigenous people regard as their_______ god?

A. supreme                                    B. superlative

C. extreme                                     D. unsurpassed


  1. If you buy the fish, you _____(to be) in charge of taking care of them.

A. will be                                        B. will not be

C. would be                                    D. would not be


  1. I am not sure what houses were made of in the past. They_______ have been made of wood.

A. might             B. will


  1. This neighbourhood is very _____. It is filled with houses that are built closely together.

A. congested                                  B. coagulated

C. convoluted                                D. colloquial


  1. The crocodile population is________ because there is demand for its skin and meat.

A. dying              B. lowering        C. stable             D. decreasing


  1. Until Shama went to the zoo, she ________ a white tiger before.

A. did not see                                 B. does not see

C. has not seen                              D. had not seen


Answer Key:

(1)-A; (2)-C; (3)-B; (4)-A; (5)-A; (6)-A; (7)-A; (8)-A; (9)-D; (10)-D