English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-89

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-89


  1. The lady_______ hobby was taking photographs of wild animals spent a lot of time in the savannas of Africa.

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


  1. The lady who was trapped in the burning house could ____ breathe.

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


  1. Those who were caught in the fire had trouble breathing because of the_______.

A. fumes            B. air                   C. pressure        D. debris


  1. Scientists wait round the clock after sending a radio signal to the planets. Choose a correct word for underlined phrase/ word.

A. overtime                                   B. on and off

C. day and night                           D. uninterrupted


  1. This is only a/an ______ space mission ride at NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration). It is not real.

A. pretentious                               B. counterfeit

C. simulated                                  D. artificial


  1. If you wanted the best seats for the play, you _____ (to have) to pay more.

A. will have                                    B. will not have

C. would have                                D. would not have


  1. Mrs Mehta_______ buy a new house. It depends on whether she can find a suitable one in the city.

A. might             B. will


  1. The divers returned to the boat ______ they saw a shark.

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


  1. The murderer confessed to the crime when he was at the _____ of death. He passed away after confessing.

A. edge               B. brink              C. point              D. threat


  1. Prem ____ horses since he was ten years old.

A. rides                                          B. rode

C. has been riding                        D. was riding


Answer Key:

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