Fill in the blanks with appropriate words:
I When a child enters school at his/her first level, he/she is not _____________ to __________ his/her mother’s hand. He/she is in a ____________ state of mind. He/she exhibits emotions of ___________ and ____________. The teacher welcomes the child _______________. This first step of the child is a great change in his life. When he/she enters the class, he/she has been compared to a ___________ and the class has been compared to a ___________ (pupa). It is here that the child, with the help and teachings of his teacher, gains ___________ over time and they are now compared to young ___________ who are ready to step into the _____________.
II Choose the correct answer
1 What happens…show more content… The speeding car, a bolt of lightning, hit him hard. The car has been compared to a bolt of lightning because it was _______-
A very fast
B very bright
C not fond of fleas
D very old
4 He refused to listen to anybody. He is such a mule. The metaphor compares him to a mule because he was _________
A always eating oats
B able to do hard work
C raised on a farm
D very stubborn
5 she could leave her little son with anyone and he didn’t trouble them. He is such an angel. The child has been compared to an angel because _____
A he is cute
B looks like an angel
C he does not trouble anybody at all
D the mother calls him an angel
6 He has so much energy in him that he can work non-stop for hours. He is really a horse. He has been compared to a horse because ______
A he resembles a horse
B he has the energy and stamina of a horse
C he is as big as a horse
D he loves horses
Quiz of Prefixes
1 What does the word unhurt mean?
A hurt badly B hurt C not hurt
2 If you take away the prefix im from impolite, then the root word is polite.
A true B false
3 if you add the prefix un to the word wrap, what is the correct spelling of the new word?
A unrap B unnwrap C unwrap D unwrapp
4 What do you do if you re-read a book?
A read it again B read it for the first time C don’t read it
5 if you take the prefix il away from the word illegal, what is the right word?
A llegal B legal C legall
6 If you add the prefix im to the word