Complete the allowing text with suitable verbs in the box with their right form:
Example – 51
Man is the maker of his own fate. If he (a) ——– a proper division of his time and (b) —— his duties accordingly, he is sure to (c) ——- in life. But if he does otherwise, he is sure to repent when it is too late and he will have to drag a miserable existence from day-to-day. To (d) ——- time is as bad as to (e) ——— suicide. Youth is the golden season of life. In youth, the mind is soft and can be (f) ——– in any form you like. If we (g) ——– the morning of life, we must (h) ——- afterward.
Answer: (a)makes; (b) does; (c) prosper; (d) kill; (e) commit; (f) shaped; (g) lose; (h) suffer.
Example – 52
A village market (a) ——– much importance in the life of the villagers. It generally (b) —— in an open place of the village. Usually, a village market (c) ——– into three sections -open space, temporary shops, and permanent shops. Vegetables, milk, fish, fruit, curry and other essential things (d) ——- in the open space. From the grocers, people (e) ——— oil, salt, onion, garlic, ginger, pulse, etc. A village market (f) ——– very useful and important in the life of the villagers. The villagers (g) ——– their surplus products and buy their daily necessaries. It (h) ——– time and money of the villagers.
Answer: (a) has; (b) sits; (c) is divided; (d) are sold; (e) buy; (f) is; (g) sell; (h) saves.
Example – 53
When a new paper (a) ——– our door (b) ——— the news of the whole world, our mind is (c) ——- with joy. We start (d) ——– it eagerly. A regular reader cannot (e) ——– without it even for a day. Its main function is to (f) ——- all sorts of news. It helps us in (g) ——– up a nation. Our modern life cannot be (h) ——— without reading it.
Answer: (a) reaches; (b) bringing; (c) filled; (d) reading; (e) go; (f) circulate; (g) building; (h) thought
Example – 54
Flood (a) ——– overflow of water. It (b) ——— in Bangladesh almost every year. When it (c) ——– place seriously, it (d) ——- our hopes and. aspirations of prosperity. It is, actually, (e) ——- a curse. Floods (f) ——- us great havocs and sufferings to millions to people. Diarrhea and other water-borne diseases (g) ——- out after a flood. There (h) –·a scarcity of water and food all around.
Answer: (a) means; (b) occurs; (c) takes; (d) weakens; (e) considered; (f) cause; (g) break; (h) is.
Example – 55
Man (a) ——– the maker of his own fortune. If we (b) ——– fear of work, we cannot (c) ——– in life. Some people (d) ——– that success in life (e) ——— on luck or chance. Scientists have (f) ——— day and night in their laboratories with a view to (g) ——— radio, television, and computer. These instruments (h) ——- to the joy of our life.
Answer: (a) is; (b) have; (c) prosper; (d) think; (e) depends; (f)toiled; (g) inventing; (h) have added.
Example – 56
Time (a) ——– very precious. Time (b) ——- for none. No power can stop it. It (c) ——– forward and forward. It is not wise to (d) ——– time. Those who make the best use of time are sure to (e) ——– All the great persons of the world have (f) ——– the best use of time. We must (g) ——– them. If we can realize it and (h) ——– our. deeds in time, we can go far.
Answer: (a) is; (b waits; (c) moves; (d) neglect; (e) succeed; (f) made; (g) follow; (h) perform .
Example – 57
Child labourers are helpless as the employers (a) ——— full advantage of this condition. Sometimes they (b) ——- to work for ten to fourteen hours but they are not (c) ——– for. their overtime. They are usually given insufficient food. So they (d) ——– from malnutrition. The children (e) ——– in dangerous situations and often (f) ——– these children are (g) ——– with basic necessities of life. Children’s rights should be (h) ——-.
Answer: (a) take; (b) have; (c) paid; (d) suffer; (e) fall; (f) have; (g) provided; (h) ensured.
Example – 58
Today we (a) —— a free nation. We (b) ——— to take great pams to gam freedom. Our War of Liberation (c) —— place in 1971. People of all walks of life (d) ——– forward and (e) ——— involved in the war directly or indirectly. Many a man (f) ——– in the battlefield. They (g) ——– from the battlefield. Rather all of them (h) ——- mutch to achieve independence.
Answer: (a) are; (b) had; (c) took; (d) came; (e) got; (f) was killed; (g) did not flee; (h) contributed
Example – 59
One day a scholar (a) ——– a river in a boat. Suddenly a ghastly wind (b) ——- to blow. The scholar (c) ——- in fear. The boatman said to him, “Do you know how to (d) ——– ?” The answer from the scholar (e) ——– in the negative. Then the boatman said, “Very soon you are going to (f) ——— You (g) ——— a lot of knowledge but it (h) ——— to use at this moment.
Answer: (a) was crossing; (b) began; (c) was trembling; (d) swim; (e) was; (f) be drowned (g) may have; (h) won’t come.
Example – 60
A mother (a) ———- an undeniable influence in (b) ——— children’s character and in (c) ——- their future destiny. The things that they learn at home (d) ——- a firm root in them. It goes without saying that this ‘learning they (e) ———- mostly hum then mother as they live under her direct supervision and constant care. This is why a child (f) ——– the language first from its mother. The culture of the family also (g) ——— the children’s habit and manners, a mother should (h) ——– her children how to form the habit of good manners to grow up in a gentle environment.
Answer: (a) exercises; (b) moulding; (c) shaping; (d) take; (e) get; (f) learns; (g) influences; (h) teach.