English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-88

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-88


  1. The men _______ you read about in the newspapers had caused part of the forest to burn with their activities.

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


  1. I ran ______ fast away from the fire but I still could not escape in time.

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


  1. He talked ______ fast that no one understood what he was saying.

A. so                    B. too                  C. very                D. quite


  1. You have to overcome your fear of travelling by air if you want to visit new places. Choose a correct word for underlined phrase/ word.

A. crush                                          B. overwhelm

C. triumph                                     D. conquer


  1. Some religions believe in _____ who can live forever.

A. mortality       B. immortals    C. celebrities     D. idols


  1. If everyone is on board the ship, it _____(set) sail.

A. will                 B. will not          C. would            D. would not


  1. The interior decorator_____ keep coming up with new designs for the bathroom. I am sure of it.

A. might             B. will


  1. In ancient times, stone was _____ over long distances to build houses.

A. transmitted                               B. transported

C. transcended                              D. transferred


  1. ____ the rainforests is very important if we do not want the flora and fauna there to become extinct.

A. Reserving     B. Destroying    C. Preserving    D. Keeping


  1. The telephone_______ the whole of yesterday afternoon.

A. rings              B. rang               C. is ringing      D. was ringing


Answer Key:

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