English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-99

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-99

 

  1. The 1,900 mile-long Transantarctic Mountains ____ Antarctica into East Antarctica and West Antarctica.

A. disintegrate                              B. detach

C. disconnect                                 D. divide

 

  1. I tried to _____ the fire in the public car park but I failed.

A. saturate         B. drench           C. stifle               D. extinguish

 

  1. Mrs Sharma is a very ______ host. She welcomed everyone to the party and invited them to the buffet table.

A. humble          B. gracious        C. engaging       D. forthcoming

 

  1. The _____ process was done manually by the team of archaeologists because the ground was too soft to make use of machines.

A. quarrying     B. exhuming     C. mining           D. excavation

 

  1. The swimming competition was ______ to the following day because of the downpour.

A. delayed          B. postponed     C. cancelled      D. deferred

 

  1. They would have waited for you if you ____ them to.

A. tell                  B. told                 C. have told       D. had told

 

  1. ____ we stay in a floating house with the natives when we are overseas?

A. Can                B. May

 

  1. You cannot join the contest ______ you pay the Rs. 50 registration fee.

A. if                     B. unless            C. but                  D. since

 

  1. Eating healthy food does not mean having to consume_____ food. The food can be just as tasty.

A. weak              B. mild               C. simple           D. bland

 

  1. Organisms in the different biomes have different characteristics that allow them to_______ to harsh weather conditions.

A. adapt             B. adjust            C. adhere           D. adjoin

 

Answer Key:

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