Complete the allowing text with suitable verbs in the box with their right form:
Example – 61
The UNESCO (a) ——– February 21 as the International Mother Language Day to be (b) ——- globally in recognition of the sacrifices of the martyrs for (c) ——– the rightful place of Bangla. The proclamation (d) ——- in the form of a resolution unanimously (e) ——– at plenary of the UNESCO at its headquarters. The UNESCO in its resolution (f) ——- the recognition (g) ——– bearing in mind that to spread mother tongues widely will (h) ——- variety in language.
Answer: (a) has proclaimed; (b) observed; (c) establishing; (d) came; (e) adopted; (f) said; (g) was given; (h) add.
Example – 62
Patriotism (a) ——– a very noble virtue. Patriotism (b) ——– love for one’s country. A person who (c) ——- his/her country more than anything else (d) ——- a patriot. Patriotism inspires a man (e) ——- everything just and fair for the well-being of thy country. It is the quality that (f) ———- a man to sacrifice his own interest in the country. The word patriotism (g) ——– a host of virtues. It. (h) ——– honesty, responsibility, commitment, etc. for the country and countrymen.
Answer: (a) is; (b) means; (c) loves; (d) is called; ( e) to do; (f) impels; (g) includes; (h) invokes.
Example – 63
Bangladesh is (a) ——- with lots of problems. Among them, child labour is an acute one. Today millions of children are (b) ——– in various odd jobs. Today’s children are the future adult people. If a large number of our future adults are oppressed and (c) ——–, we can (d) ——- anything good for the nation. We believe that Bangladesh will be free from child labour. Different humanitarian organizations are (e) ——– speaking against child labour (f) ——– in the country mass media also (g) ———– a focus on this issue (h) ———— people towards banning child labour.
Answer: (a) afflicted; (b) engaged; (c) exploited; (d) not expect; (e) found; (f) prevailing; (g) are making; (h) to motivate.
Example – 64
Education. is the backbone of a nation. It (a) ——– to light which (b) ——- the darkness of ignorance and (c) ——- us distinguish between the right and the wrong. The purpose of education (d) ——- to enlighten the individual and (e) ——– his/her capacity to the limit. It (f) ——– our outlook and (g) ——– our sensibility. It helps to (h) ——– challenge and overcome obstacles to progress.
Answer: (a) is compared; (b) removes; (c) helps; (d) is; (e) develop; (f) broadens; (g) refines; (h) meet.
Example – 65
Money cannot (a) ——- happiness. It is a psychological thing and (b) ——– totally on one’s mind. A person can (c) ——– happy with a little amount of wealth. He can be (d) ———- with what he (e) ———- But many of us do not (f) ——– this matter and we never (g) ——- happy in our life. We try to (h) ——- happiness in terms of money and wealth.
Answer: (a) buy; (b) depends; (c) be; (d) contented/happy; (e) has/gets; (f) realize; (g) become; (h) get/have.
Example – 66
You must (a) ——– heard the name of Kazi Nazrul Islam. He is (b) ——— as the rebel poet. He was (c) ——– in a poor family. He (d) ——– the army when the First World War (e) ——– out. After the war, he (f) ——– to write poems. He (g) ———- for humanity against all kinds of oppression. His poems (h) ——- our soldiers in the Liberal on War of 1971.
Answer: (a) have; (b) known; (c) horn; (d) joined; (e) broke; (f) began; (g) wrote; (h) inspired.
Example – 67
Our environment.is (a) ——– polluted in many ways. The world is (b) ——– a large amount of domestic waste and highly poisonous industrial waste every year. The disposal of waste materials is polluting the environment to a great extent. The most important element of our environment (c) ——- air. It is (d) ——- by smoke is (e) ——— in many ways. We (f) ——— fires to do many things. People should (g) ———– forward to stop, smoking. We all should (h) ——— the government.
Answer: (a) becoming/being; (b) producing; (c) is; (d) polluted; (e) emitted/produced; (f) make; (g) come; (h) help.
Example – 68
At present young people (a) ——— very much conscious of their fashion Specially they (b) ——– careful of their dress. Over the past decade young people (c) ——- to wear weight pants, trousers and shirt. Within a few days they (d) ——— fo change their dress. They (e) ——– jeans pants and T-shirts. Women are also seen (f) ——— on pants and shirts. Short dresses· are commonly (g) ——– by urban women. The style of overcoat and suit (h) ——– enough already.
Answer: (a) are; (b)become/are; (c) used; (d) started; (e) wear; (f) to put; (g) noticed/worn; (h) has changed.
Example – 69
One day a lion (a)——– in its cave. A mouse (b) ——— nearby. While (c) ——– it by chance ran over the lion’s body. At this, the lion (d) ——– up and became very angry. With a terrible roar he (e) ——— the mouse and said, “You, tiny creature, how dare you tease me? I (f) ——- you.” The mouse began to (g) —— in fear and (h) ——- for his life.
Answer: (a) was sleeping; (b) was playing; (c) playing; (d) woke; (e) caught; (f) will kill; (g) tremble; (h) begged.
Example – 70
Last month I (a) —— my maternal uncles who live near the powerhouse in Thakurgoan. When the powerhouse starts (b) ——— it produces a Jot of noise and (c) ———– environment pollution. I (d) ——- there for a long time. But they (e) ——— accustomed to it. One of my cousins (f) ——- there recently. He will have to stay there for some days. I (g) ——– he will also be used to (h) ——— with noise there.
Answer: visited; (b) functioning; (c) causes; (d) do not stay; (e) are; (f) has gone; (g) think; (h) living.