Complete the allowing text with suitable verbs in the box with their right form:
Example – 31
Good manners (a) —— art important part of our education. Our educat10n (b) —— incomplete if we do not (c) ——- good manners. In our behavior with others, if we do not (d) ——- respect to them, they will not (e) ——- us. Good manners (f) —— no nothing. Our children should (g) ——— good manners from the very (h) —— of their life.
Answer: (a) form; (b) remains; (c) attain; (d) show; (e) respect; (f) cost; (g) learn; (h) beginning.
Example – 32
Once Abu was (a) —— in his room. Suddenly he (b) —— up hearing a sound. He (c) —— that an angel (d) ——-something. He (e) ——–the angel what he (f) ——- The angel (g) ——- that he was writing the names of those who (h) —— humanity. Abu requested him to write down his name.
Answer: (a) sleeping; (b) woke; (c) saw; (d) writing; (e) asked; (f) was doing; (g) replied; (h) love.
Example – 33
Last Sunday I (a) ——- to bed at 9 pm and (b) —— a sound sleep. Suddenly I (c) ——- up when I heard a hue and cry at a distance. I got up from bed arid (d) ——- to the spot. I saw that a cottage (e) —— People (f) ——- towards it. The old woman and the poor little girl who (g) ——- in it could not come out. They (h) ——- for help inside the cottage.
Answer: (a) went; (b) slept; ( c) woke; ( d) rushed; ( e) was burning; (f) were running; (g) lived; (h) were crying.
Example – 34
Many (a) ——- that in near future (b) ——- poverty, the first step (c) ——- diversification of the economy. This may be (d) ——- on two fronts. Firstly, ours is agriculture (e) ——- economy. It is imperative (f) ——- our agricultural output. At the same time we (g) —— our habits. Rice is our staple food, but side by side with rice, we can develop the habit of eating potatoes and wheat with a view to (h) ——- the excessive pressure on rice.
Answer: (a) think; (b)alleviating/to alleviate; (c) would be; (d) done; (e) based; (f) to diversify; (g) should; (h) reducing.
Example – 35
It (a) ——- high time you (b) ——- for the exam. You (c) ——- much time wandering aimlessly and (d) -meaningless jobs. Don’t you (e) ——— that your parents expect you to (f) —— But if you are not serious right from now, you (g) ——- in the long run. Besides, your future (h) ——– in darkness.
Answer: (a) is; (b) studied; ( c) have wasted; (d) doing; ( e) know; ( f) be educated; (g) will suffer; (h) will be enveloped.
Example – 36
Exams always (a) ——– stress. Parents’ expectations (b) ——– high, but anxiety and tension (c) ——- examinees down. The SSC results (d) ——– their ward’s life and career. The parents (e) ——— as busy as the candidates. They (f) ———- around the clock vigil on their children in a compelling situation. While the candidates (g) ——–private tutorials, parents are (h) ——– waiting outside on the streets for hours.
Answer: (a) mean; (b) soar; (c) weigh; (d) shape; (e) are; (f) keep; (g) attend; (h) seen.
Example – 37
Haji Mohsin was famous for his (a) ——— He helped the poor people (b) ——— food and clothes. One night a thief (c) ——— into his bedroom. Haji Mohsin woke up and caught hold of the thief. The thief said, “Sir, I am very poor and I have no (d) ——– in my house,” Mohsin felt pity with the poor man. He took him to another room and gave a box.
Answer: (a) greatness/charity/generosity; (b) with/giving; (c) entered; (d) food.
Example – 38
Student life (a) ——- the golden season of life. This is the high time one (b) ——– himself for futµre, The very habits (c) ——- in the student life (d) ——— the later phases of life. Right from this time, a student (e) ——- careful in (f) ——- discipline. One also (g) ——— in corrupted politics, (h) ——– all the good qualities, one can be a good human being and serve the nation.
Answer: (a) is regarded: (b) prepared; (c) formed; (d) influence; (e) should be; (f) maintaining; (g) should indulge; (h) Preserving/Practising.
Example – 39
Man (a) ———- no escape from death. Sooner or later he has to (b ——– He dies in many ways. Medicines have been (c) ——- to preserve dead bodies. But it will (d) ——– an unsuccessful attempt if a man tries to (e) ——–death. In our short life, We must (f) ——– to do something for our country. Our country (g) ——– mass education. About 68% of the people in our country are illiterate. The only education can (h) ——– they see the light of prosperity.
Answer: (a) has; (b) die: (c) invented; (d) be; (e) escape: (f) try; (g) needs; (h) help.
Example – 40
He walked along the road, wondering what (a) ——- and where all the people (b) ——- The streets (c) ——- deserted, and the stalls (d) ——– as they (e) ——— with fruit and vegetables arranged in neat rows. He (f) ———-puzzled and immediately didn’t (g) ——– a clue. He then (h) ——- back home.
Answer: (a) had happened; (b) had gone; (c) had been; (d) were left; (e) had been; (f) got; (g) get: (h) rushed