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9th Dec 09

English End of Term Test № I

READING TEXT

Mrs Ben Abid LEVEL 8TH FORM

Martina is learning English. To practise, she writes a …………… in English every day.

Monday 23rd June This morning I had an economics exam- it wasn’t very difficult. After the exam I met Alex in the park. We had a coffee in the metro Bar. I came home and studied for my exam tomorrow- French!!!!

Tuesday 24th June The French exam was horrible! I didn’t finish and I felt very unhappy. I met Alex again and he walked home with me. We talked about our exams. He’s really nice! He asked me to go to the cinema with him tomorrow night. Yes !!! (I guess my parents are going to accept ) Quarter past ten, a TV program about the famous sites in London. How impressive!!! Went to bed very late

Wednesday 25th June Alex and I went to see the new Brad Pitt film. I thought it was OK, but not fantastic – Alex thought it was rubbish ! After the film, went to a club and had a formidable time dancing… Went back home at about 1.30 , but it was terrible because mum and dad were…………………….

- Keep your text for the correction-

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H.G. Secondary School Dec 2009 Mrs. Ben Abid

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English End Of Term Test № I 8th form basic education

Name: ………………………... Class: 8B .. №: …

Reading Comprehension : (6pts) :

Read the text and answer the questions

1) These sentences(a + b) are from the text . Write ONE word from the box in each blank to complete them. (1pts) a- letter- diary b- angry - pleased

a- (In the introduction): To practice she writes a………………….. in English every day. b- (Last paragraph) but it was terrible because mum and dad were……………………….. 2) Fill in the table with information from the text (2pts) Day

Activities / events

Tuesday 24th June

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Feelings /thoughts

French exam ……………………………. ……………………………… Invited me to go to the cinema

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……………………… Felt very unhappy He’s really nice ………………………

3) What did Martina think about Brad Pitt film?(1pt) ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 4) Find in the text: (1pt) well- known = popular =………………….. easy ≠…………………………… 5) Is the function of the underlined sentence in the text: describing , permission or intention? (1pt) …my parents are going to accept . ………………………………… II) LANGUAGE :( 8pts)

1) Circle the correct option(3pts) This is my second week in Paris. I‟m (had – have – having) a great time with my friend Mary. Last week we („re going – went – will go) to the Eiffel tower and we got up to the 2


top. Then we went on a tour by boat through the river “Seine”. Yesterday we went to the Louvre museum and (spent – spending- spend) all day there it‟s a very big and ( interested –interesting – interest) museum. I enjoyed (looked – look – looking) at the beautiful paintings. At 5 o‟clock, we left the museum and went back home. Next week we‟re ( fly – going to fly- will fly) to Rome with Mary‟s parents. 2) Fill in the blanks with words in the list below( 3pts) compulsory- week – attendance – preparatory – at – study – afternoons - courtyard

I study in Hammem Ghezez School. The pupils who …………………..at this school are aged 12 to 19. Tunisian pupils usually stay three years at the …………………….school, then they go to the secondary schools ……………age of 15. the school …………………..goes from Monday to Saturday mornings and ……………………….except for Fridays and Saturdays. As for lessons, there are about thirty lessons a week and they‟re all ………………….. At midday, the pupils usually have a long break for lunch. 3) Match an expression from A to another from B to obtain meaningful expressions ( 2pts) write your answers in C

A

bc-

C

To attend

- for lunch

…………………………………….

To sit for

- a place

…………………………………….

It’s time

- a lesson

Show someone round

1) a-

B

- an exam

…………………………………….. …………………………………….

III- WRITING : (6pts) Reorder the words to get correct sentences. WRITE THE DATES in full letters ( 3pts) of / the 11th century / in/ The Tower / was built / London The Tower ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. was open / in / The Tower Bridge/ 1894 / to traffic The Tower Bridge ……………………………………………………………………………………… in / Buckingham / was built / 1837 / Palace Buckingham ……………………………………………………………………………………………..

2) TOPIC: Fatima wrote notes in her diary about the places she visited in London with Christine yesterday, and the places they‟re going to visit tomorrow. Read her notes then change them into a coherent paragraph. Use the sequential adverbs: first, second, then, finally, last…. 3


Fatima‟s notes

`Yesterday: had a lovely day in London / am: took pictures in Trafalgar Square/ pm: went to the shops in Oxford Street- beautifulbought nice clothes- expensive

Tomorrow: am: visit the British Museum/ pm: go to Madam Tussauds Museum: very excited / see the statues of famous people

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Good luck

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