FIRST INTERMEDIATE TEL-ZALAT INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL TIME: 2 H
MID-YEAR ENGLISH EXAMINATION 2011-2012
Q /1 READING COMPREHENTIN (10M) A tiger once caught a fox while hunting for food .The fox was very brave." I am the king of the animals." he said. But the tiger grew very angry and said that he would eat the fox at once. " If you don’t believe me , come for a walk with me "answered the fox quite calmly . "You will
1. See whether the animals are afraid of me or not" The tiger agreed to go with the fox .When all the animals saw them coming they ran a way as fast as thy could. The tiger never found out that the animals were really afraid of him not the fox.
1-What was the tiger doing when he caught the fox ?
2-How did the tiger grow ?
3-what did the fox tell the tiger ?
4-Why did the animals run a Way ?
5-Who was clever , the tiger or the fox ?
Q /2 FUNCTIONS : (10 M) complete the dialogue with these words:
(please,25,000 IQD ,How much, How long ,I'm afraid )
RECEPTIONIST :Good morning .Can I help you?
VISITOR :Good morning .I would like a single room with a bathroom,(1 )--------
RECEPTIONIST : (2) --------there are no single rooms ,only double rooms.
VISITOR (3) ------------ is a double room?
RECEPTIONIST: (4) ------------ a night, sir.
RECEPTIONIST:(5)--------- are you staying?
VISITOR: Well, just one night ,I think.
Q/3 GRAMMAR : (10M)
Choose the correct answer between two brackets
1-I watched the movie ---------- .(clear ,clearly , clarify)
2-Do you like -------- computer games? (playing , play , played)
3- My ----------- day is Friday . (good ,better , best )
4- Ali like swimming. ---------- Khalid . (neither does , so does , so do )
5-My neighbors bought anew car . ---------- car is red. (our ,their , his )
6- ----------- is going to pass the exam .(everyone , someone , any one)
7-Ahmad ---------- to school every day. (go, going , goes)
8- --------- money does that bike cost ? (how many ,how much , how long)
9- My friends went ----------- safari last summer.(in ,at on)
10- Students ----------- got a prize .(have , has , is)
Q /4 vocabulary (10 M) A- Match the words from(1-5)with (a-e)
(1-Scotch broth ,2-physician 3-walrus 4-a dragon 5-a lion )
(a-symbol of Wales .b-a person who cures people. c-a soup made with beef and vegetables .d-a large sea animal with long teeth. e-symbol of great Britain)
B-Choose the right answer .
1-I would like to meat / meet my grandmother.
2-Their / there house is on the hill.
3-I did / made my best for home work .
4-Can you hear / here what I am saying.
5-I laughed during the show , it was very exciting /funny
Q /5 LITERATURE SPOT (10M) Answer the following questions about the story "THE FRUITS OF LABOUR" and " THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER"
1-What did the son like and dislike?
2-Why did the son run to his mother?
3-Where did the mother go?
4-How did Andrew help Tom?
5-Why was the stamp important in the story?
Q/6 WRITTEN COMPONENT: (10 M)
Write a description of a person you know well. Using linking words and describing his personal information, physical appearance and his or her personality.
Q /7 oral assessment (10m )
What will you say in the following situations .
1-To thank somebody .
2-To apologize .
3-To get attention .
4-To ask for something .
5-To greet someone .
ENGLISH TEACHER : EMAD A. YOUNIS