Suffixes-Prefixes

 

 

Suffixes-Prefixes
Complete the text adding suffixes, prefixes or the both with the root words given in the parenthesis.
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Sound health is the (a)—— (come)—— of physical exercise in a (b)—— (regulate)—— form. (c)—— (regulate)—— form of exercise or (d)——(exercise)—— is injurious to health. Remember that if you take physical exercise, you must not be (e)—— (regular)——. Physical exercise increases our appetite and improves (f)—— (digest)—— power. If anybody suffers from (g)—— (digest)—— he should take physical exercise. Proper (h)—— (digest)—— of food removes his loss of appetite. Physical exercise removes (i)—— (constipate)—— and helps proper blood (j)—— (circulate)
.
Answer-1
a) outcome b) regulated c) Unregulated d) over-exercise e) irregular f) digestive g) indigestion h) digestion i) constipation j) circulation.

 

 

  1. You should read throughout the year. In order to be sure of doing well in the examination you have to pay (a)—— (attend)—— to studies from the very beginning of the year. Regular practice can (b)—— (sure)—— your good result. But if you are (c)—— (attend)—— and irregular, you cannot expect to do so. Bear in mind that (d)—— (regular)—— is the cause of your (e)—— (satisfactory)—— result. Nobody can expect a good result in the examination without good (f)——(prepare).——You should be (g)—— (prepare)—— for it well-ahead of the schedule. Some students remain (h)—— (prepare)—— for the examination even it is imminent. As a part of (i)—— (prepare)—— step they go to the teachers or a concise (j)—— (suggest)——.
    Answer-2
    a) attention b) ensure c) inattentive d) irregularity e) unsatisfactory f) preparation g) prepared h) unprepared i) preparatory j) suggestion.

 

  1. King Solomon had a great (a)—— (repute)—— for his (b)—— (wise). Once the Queen of Sheba wanted to test how wise he was. He brought two kinds of flowers. One was the floral wreath of (c)——(nature)—— flower and the other was of (d)—— (artifice)—— flower. Sheba asked the king to (e)—— (different)—— between the flower wreaths. Solomon did not answer (f)—— (instant)——. He thought for a while. There were bees outside. He told someone to open the window and keep it (g)—— (close)——. The bees came in and sat on the artificial flowers. The wreaths could be (h)—— (identify)—— by Solomon. Thus the (i)—— (indentify)—— of real flowers by the king made queen (j)—— ( great)—— impressed.
    Answer-13
    a) reputation b) wisdom c) natural d) artificial e) differentiate f) instantly g) unclosed h) indentified i) identification j) greatly.

  2. Of the four language skills, listening is the first and (a)—— (fore)—— one. It is (b)—— (cause)—— a child learns its mother tongue first by listening to its mother. Then with the (c)—— (grow)—— of age, a child comes in contact with others and learns the vocabulary and how to use them (d)—— (practical)——. Thus it learns (e)—— (speak)—— to mother and then to others. It is (f)—— (scientific)—— observed that speaking is the second skill of the four. A child is first a (g)—— (listen)——. Then it becomes a (h)—— (speak)—— while mother listens. Thus they both (i)—— (change)—— their ideas and (j)—— (eventual)—— the child learns its mother tongue.
    Answer-4
    a) foremost b) because c) growth d) practically e) speaking f) scientifically g) listener h) speaker i) exchange j) eventually.

 

  1. In the past children used to play in the open field before or after school hours. But now our children keep (a) —— (door) —— before the TV or computer. They watch TV or play games on computer. Children’s (b) —— (fond) —— for use of computer has (c) —— (recent) —— increased to a very great extent. Some prefer computer games to others programs. This (d) —— (prefer) —— is not a good habit. It makes them (e) —— (attentive) ——to studies and very often (f) —— (active) ——. So they should not keep bent on computer for long hours. They think that they are not spending time in (g) —— (idle) ——. Though this in not the (h) —— (waste) —— of time, it is the spending of mental energy. They do not undergo any exertion (i) —— (physical) —— and as a result they become (j) —— (mental) —— tired.
    Answer-5
    a) indoors b) fondness c) recently d) preference e) inattentive f) inactive g) idleness h) wastage i) physically j) mentally

  2. Bangladesh is an (a) —— (populated) —— country. Her (b) —— (dense) —— of population per square mile is very high. The per capita income of people is also low. Majority people live here below (c) —— (poor) —— line. Moreover, there are lots of problems that are the (d) —— (hinder) —— to her development. Political (e) —— (rest) —— is one of them. We are living in a (f) —— (democrat) —— country. We have many (g) —— (achieve) —— though we live in (h) —— (sufficient) ——. The country is gradually advancing towards (i) —— (prosper) ——. But observing hartal has become a bad political culture in our country. It harms economy and causes a great suffering to (j) —— (politics) —— people. We should give up the practice of hartal for our own interest.
    Answer-6
    a) overpopulated b) density c) poverty d) hindrance e) unrest f) democratic g) achievements h) insufficiency i) prosperity j) non-political.


  3. Man can have (a) —— (popular) —— by means of service to people. People in power can have honour. But this honour will not last long if their behaviour is not good. When common people are (b) —— (internal) ——hurt by their (c) —— (behaviour) ——, usually they do not express their feeling in front of them. But they make (d) —— (criticize) —— of their manners and (e) —— (regard) —— them later. The (f) —— (elder) —— people should be honoured by the juniors or the young people in the society. In the (g) —— (develop) —— countries the people over sixty are called senior citizens and they are everywhere respected (h) —— (according) ——. In the (j) —— (develop) —— countries we expect this kind of (j) —— (treat) ——to the seniors.
    Answer-7
    a) popularity b) internally c) misbehaviour d) criticism e) disregard f) elderly g) developed h) accordingly i) developing j) treatment.

 


  1. In order to (a) —— (material) —— your dream, you need (b) —— (determine) —— and efforts. Nothing is (c) —— (achieve) —— in this world without hard work. Nothing is (d) —— (achieve) —— for those who are blessed with (e) —— (common) —— abilities. They are very fortunate. It is a bad habit to put off the lesson for tomorrow. Good students never do this. It is (f) —— (neglect) ——of one’s duty. If you are not (g) —— (duty) ——, you will never do it (h) —— (dutiful) —— is a very bad practice that brings about (i) ——(adverse) —— in life. To become (j) —— (success) —— in life, you must be dutiful.
    Answer-8
    a) materialize b) determination c) achievable d) unachievable e) uncommon f) negligence g) undutiful h) Undutifulness i) adversity j) successful.

 

 


  1. Patriots love their country more than their lives. (a) ——- (patriot) ——- is a virtue. Men without patriotism can do anything (b) ——- (harm) ——- to the country. Our history shows that (c) ——- (patriot) ——- men made the nation subservient to the overseas (d) ——- (rule) ——-. They are more dangerous than (e) ——- (venom) ——- snakes. They did not want our (f) ——- (dependent) ——-. They are traitors. They are enemies. They gave (g) ——- (assist) ——- to the Pakistani soldiers. There is no country in the world where people quarrel among themselves over the question of independence. We were very (h) ——- (fortunate) ——- to have such people. However. after so many years of independence, we should remove our (i) ——- (differ) ——- and work for the country (j) ——- (unite) ——-.
    Answer-9
    a) Patriotism b) harmful c) unpatriotic d) rulers e) venomous
    f) independence g) assistance h) unfortunate i) differences j) unitedly.


  2. Man makes him worthy and (b) ——- (honor) ——-. Without being religious, one cannot be (c) ——- (spirit) ——- rich and (d) ——- (light) ——-. Religion helps to build up one’s moral character. So it is said that (e) ——- (moral) ——- has its root in religion. We should teach our children to become religious to build up a happy and (f) ——- (peace) ——- career. Love for only (g) ——- (world) ——- pleasure cannot give real peace. It rather brings (h) ——- (frustrate) ——-. (i) ——- (religious) ——- people only hanker after worldly pleasure. They may (j) ——- (believe) ——- in God. So try to follow your religion.
    Religion leads us to the path of truth. The habit and manners of a (a) ——- (religion) ——-
    Answer-10
    a) religious b) honorable c) spiritually d) enlightened e) morality
    f) peaceful g) worldly h) frustration i) Irreligious j) disbelieve.

 

  1. Courtesy is a virtue in man. It goes without saying that courtesy costs nothing but gives a lot. So you should be courteous. That is you must have (a) ——- (polite) ——-. People will (b) ——- (like) ——- and (c) ——- (respect) ——- you if your (d) ——- (courteous) ——-. Nobody likes (e) ——- (courtesy) ——-. Try to be gentle from your student life. When we come across a (f) ——- (strange) ——-, we should not be (g) ——- (friend) ——- towards him. If the stranger is a (h) ——- (tour) ——-, we should receive him (i) ——- (cordial) ——-. If he comes to visit our locality, We should (j) ——- (company) ——- him to see the important spots.
    Answer-11
    a) politeness b) dislike c) disrespect d) discourteous e) discourtesy
    f) stranger g) unfriendly h) tourist i) cordially j) accompany.

 

 

Complete the text adding suffixes and prefixes or the both with the root words.

  1. Hazrat Muhammad (Sm.) is the last prophet of Allah and the (a) lead of all prophets. He is the greatest of men and (b) teach ever born on the earth. Before his birth Arabia was steeped in (c) dark , ignorance and superstition. The Arabs were ignorant and wicked and they led (d) beast lives. They were (e) worship of many gods and goddesses. He got no opportunity for learning. But he was taught much higher things than book knowledge by nature and the (f) seen hand of Allah. From his (g) boy he was (h) thought, honest and (i) truth . He was called Al-Amin or the (j) trust one.

Answer-12   a. leader b. teachers c. darkness d. beastly e. worshippers f. unseen g. boyhood h. thoughtful i. truthful j. truthful.

 

  1. . Ours is a big (a) industry area in the country. Life of our area is (b) frequent paralyzed due to the failure of electric supply. The (c) own of both of the factories and industries are having a crucial time because their (d) product have been hampered much due to frequent (e) fail of electric supply. But they have to pay the wage (f) regular. Moreover, when there is (g) dark all around, thieves and anti-social people get opportunity to steal anything. As a result theft, (h) robber and other anti- social activities have increased. We have (i) frequent attention to the local WAPDA office but of no use. We, therefore, draw the attention of the WAPDA to look into the matter and (j) sure the regular supply of electricity in our locality.

Answer-13  a. industrial, b. frequently c. owners d. productions e. failure f. regularly g. darkness h. robbery i. frequently j. ensure

  1. The motive behind all (a) invent is to make human life (b) comfort . But if they are not used (c) proper , they become the source of (d) comports (behave). Similarly, loud speaker was invented to reach the voice of the (e) speak to all the audience in a function. But now-a-days this (f) use instrument has turned into an object of annoyance. The students are the worst (g) suffer as they fail to concentrate their attention to study. The owner (h) entire forget that the (i) education institutions, offices, hospitals and other (j) organizes are situated on the streets.

Answer-14 a. inventions b. comfortable c. properly d. discomfort e. speakers f. useful g. sufferers g. entirely h. entirely i. educational j. organizations

 

  1. (a) Fail in English in our country is a common matter. There are many reasons of failure of the students in English and the reasons are not far to seek. (b) First our educational system is (c) defect . The English text books for the students of our country are not (d) suit for them. Secondly the students are not motivated / inspired to learn English. They think that it is (e) necessary to spend time in learning English. Moreover, as English is a foreign language it is very difficult to learn. So they (f) like learning English. They think it is mare (g) waste of time. Thirdly most of the English (h) teach are not good at English. They are (i) competent. Fourthly the students only cram the answers. In the exam hall they forget what they have crammed. So the answers they write are (j) correct .

Answer-1 5  (a) Failure (b) Firstly (c) defective (d) suitable (e) unnecessary (f) dislike (g) wasting/wastage (h) teachers (i) incompetent (j) incorrect

 

  1. Slum (a) dwell are (b) root people. (c) Actual they are rootless and they have to take shelter under different circumstances. They live there in an (d) human condition. They are deprived of all kinds of human rights. About 80 percent of the slum dwellers suffer from hunger, (e) nutrition and different types of diseases. As a result many of them die a (f) mature death and the others fight with the death. They live in a society of (g) lawless and violence. They are exploited by so called political (h) lead for organizing hortals, picketing, damaging vehicles etc. The govt. and NGO welfare (i) organize should come forward to (j) habilitate them.

Answer-1 6   (a) dwellers (b) rootless (c) actually (d) inhuman (e) malnutrition (f) premature g) lawlessness (h) leaders (i) organizations (j) rehabilitate

 

  1. Dhaka is not a clean city. There is (a)—(clean)—everywhere. (b)—(leak)—of sewerage pipes and dumping of wastes have made the city very (c)—(filth) —and unclean. We throw away the wastes here and there. We are so (d)—(conscious)—that we throw them out of the windows. We never think that these thrown out wastes fall on the heads of the pedestrians (পথচারী) walking away the footpath. What a (e) —(sense)—! In the developed countries people never throw away dirty things or wastes here and there. They are very conscious of their (f)— (responsible)—. They never keep the wastes (g)—(pack)—. The packed wastes are kept in front of their residences. The (h)— (clean)— of the city administration collect them everyday in the morning. The (i) —(own)—of the house reaches the cleaners the packed wastes. In the USA a kind of small trolley-bins are supplied and placed in front of the residences. They are so (j)—(conscience) —people.

Answer to the question no-17:

  1. uncleanliness b. Leakage c. filthy d. unconscious e. nonsense f. responsiblilities g. unpacked h. cleaners i. owner j. conscientious

 

  1. Water is polluted in different ways. We are responsible for water (a)—(pollute)—. Oil and diesel and human waste mix with water. (b)—(insect)—and also (c) —(fertilize)—mix with water. There are still (d)—(sanitary)— latrines in the country. All these cause water pollution. We should not drink (e)—(boil)—water for good health. Our rural people do not know how to purify water. Water (f)—(purify)—process can help them drink pure water. If the arsenic (g)—(contaminate)— continues, arsenicosis will cause more deaths. Arsenic is found in ground water. Tube-well water contains arsenic. For (h)— (prevent)—of arsenicosis people should eat a balanced diet containing fish and vegetables. We also need a campaign (অভিযান) for (i)—(motivate)—to create (j)—(aware)—among people.

Answer to the question no-18:

  1. pollution b. insecticides c. fertilizer d. unsanitary e. unboiled f. purification g. contamination h. prevention i. motivation j. awareness

 

  1. Computer is a modern (a)—. (invent)—. It is an electric device. It stores (b)—(form)— on a (c)—(magnet)—tape. Then it makes an (d)—(analyse)—and produces the data as required. Computer is really a very (e)— (wonder)—invention. The use of computer has got worldwide (f) —(popular)—. It has been further (g)—(modern)—. People are going to have (h)—(computer) —system of world in every sector. But one thing is very important to know that (i)— (use) —of computer affects eye-sight. So students should (j)— (minimum) —the period of using a computer.

Answer to the question no-19:

  1. invention b. information c. magnetic d. analysis e. wonderful f. popularity g. modernized h. computerized i. overuse j. minimize.

 

  1. Patriots love their country more than their lives. (a)—(patriot)—is a virtue. Men without patriotism can do anything (b)—(harm)— to the country. Our history shows that (c)— (patriot)—men made the nation subservient to the overseas (d)—(rule)—. They are more dangerous than (e)— (venom)—(বিষাক্ত) snakes. They did not want our (f)— (dependent)—. They are traitors. They are enemies. They gave (g) —(assist)—to the Pakistani soldiers. There is no country in the world where people quarrel among themselves over the question of independence. We were very (h)— (fortunate)—to have such people. However, after so many years of independence, we should remove our (i)—(differ)—and work for the country (j)—(unite)—.

Answer to the question no-20:

  1. Patriotism b. harmful c. unpatriotic d. rulers e. venomous f. independence g. assistance h. unfortunate i. differences j. unitedly.

 

  1. Religion leads us to the path of truth. The habit and manners of a (a)—(religion)—man make him worthy and (b)—(honor)—. Without being religious, one cannot be (c)—(sprit)—rich and (d)—(light)—. Religion helps to build up one’s moral character. So it is said that (e)—(moral)— has its root in religion. We should teach our children to become religious to build up a happy and (f)—(peace)—career. Love for only (g)—(world)—pleasure cannot give real peace. It rather brings (h)—(frustrate)—. (i)— (religious)—people only hanker after worldly pleasure. They may (j)—(believe)—in God. So try to follow your religion.

Answer to the question no-21:

  1. religious b. honorable c. spiritually d. enlightened e. morality f. peaceful g. worldly h. frustration i. Irreligious j. disbelieve.

 

  1. Courtesy (শিষ্টাচার) is a virtue in man. It goes without saying that courtesy costs nothing but gives a lot. So you should be courteous. That is you must have (a)—(polite)—. People will (b) —(like)—and (c)—(respect)— you if you are (d)—(courteous)—. Nobody likes (e)—(courtesy) —. Try to be gentle from your student life. When we come across a (f)—(strange)—, we should not be (g)—(friends)— towards him. If the stranger is a (h)—(tour)—, we should receive him (i)—(cordial)—. If he comes to visit our locality we should (j) —(company)—him to the important spots.

Answer to the question no-22:

  1. politeness b. dislike c. disrespect d. discourteous e. discourtesy f. stranger g. unfriendly h. tourist i. cordially j. accompany.

 

  1. In the past children used to play in the open field before or after school hours. But now our children keep (a)—(door)— before the TV or computer. They watch TV or play games on computer. Children’s (b)— (fond) —for use of computer has (c) —(recent)—increased to a very great extent. Some prefer computer games to other programs. This (d)—(prefer)—is not a good habit. It makes them (e)—(attentive)—to studies and very often (f)—(active)—. So they should not keep bent on computer for long hours. They think that they are not spending time in (g)—(idle)—. Though this is not the (h)—(waste)—of time, it is the spending of mental energy. They do not undergo any exertion (কঠোর প্রচেষ্টা) (i)—(physical)—and as a result they become (j)—(mental)— tired.

Answer to the question no-23:

  1. indoors b. fondness c. recently d. preference e. inattentive f. inactive g. idleness h. wastage i. physically j. mentally.

 

  1. Bangladesh is an (a)—(populated)—country. Her (b)—(dense)—of population per square mile is very high. The per capita income of people is also low. Majority people live here below (c)—(poor)— line. Moreover, there are lots of problems that are the (d)—(hinder)—to her development, Political (e)—(rest)—is one of them. We are living in a (f)—(democrat)—country. We have many (g)—(achieve)—though we live in (h)—(sufficient)—. The country is gradually advancing towards (i)—(prosper)—. But observing hartal has become a bad political culture in our country. It harms economy and causes a great suffering to (j)—(politics)—people. We should give up the practice of hartal for our own interest.

Answer to the question no-24:

  1. overpopulated b. density c. poverty d. hindrance e. unrest f. democratic g. achievements h. insufficiency i. prosperity j. non-political.

 

  1. Man can have (a)—(popular)—by means of service to people. People in power can have honour. But this honour will not last long if their behaviour is not good. When common people are (b)—(internal)— hurt by their (c)—(behaviour)—. Usually they do not express their feeling in front of them. But they make (d)—(criticize)—of their manners and (e)—(regard)—them later. The (f)—(elder)—people should be honoured by the juniors or the young people in the society. In the (g)—(develop)—countries the people over sixty are called senior citizens and they are everywhere respected (h)—(according)—. In the (i)—(develop)—countries we expect this kind of (j)—(treat)—to the seniors.

Answer to the question no-25:

  1. popularity b. internally c. misbehaviour d. criticism e. disregard f. elderly g. developed h. accordingly i. developing j. treatment.

 

  1. In order to (a)—(material)—you dream, you need (b)—(determine) —and efforts. Nothing is (c)—(achieve)—in this world without hard work, Nothing is (d)—unachieve for those who are blessed with (e) —(common)—abilities. They are very fortunate. It is a bad habit to put off the lesson for tomorrow. Good students never do this. It is (f)— (neglect)—of one’s duty. If you are not (g)—(duty)—. You will never do it. (h)—(dutiful)—is a very bad practice that brings about (i)— (adverse)—in life. To become (j)—(success)—in life, you must be dutiful.

Answer to the question no-26:

  1. materialize b. determination c. achievable d. unachievable e. uncommon f. negligence g. undutiful h. Undutifulness i. adversity j. successful.

 

  1. Sound health is the (a)—(come)—of physical exercise in a (b)— (regulate)—form. (c)—(regulate)—form of exercise or (d)— (exercise)—is injurious to health. Remember that if you take physical exercise, you must not be (e)—(regular)—. Physical exercise increases our appetite (রুচি) and improves (f)—(digest)—power. If anybody suffers from (g)—(digest)—he should take physical exercise. Proper (h)—(digest)—of food removes his loss of appetite. Physical exercise removes (i)—(constipate)—(কোষ্ঠবদ্ধতা) and helps proper blood (j)— (circulate)—.

Answer to the question no-27:

  1. outcome b. regulated c. Unregulated d. over-exercise e. irregular f. digestive g. indigestion h. digestion i. constipation j. circulation.

 

Prefix and suffix

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Every man does not have the same ability. It differs from man to man. (a)educate can develop one’s ability, but yet the (b) differ remains. An educated man can do something that is (c) possible for an d)educated man. It is because education can (e) able him to do it.(f)academy education is not enough for (g)lighten the  mentality  of man. But it is necessary for awarding certificates and h) measure of knowledge.

 

Ans;(a) education(b)difference(c)impossible (d) uneducated (e) enable(f) academic (g) enlightening (h) measurement

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

To become sure of doing well in the examination, you have to be attentive to studies. Regular practice can (a)sure your better performance. But if you are (b)attentive and  (c) regular you cannot expect to do so.  Remember that (d)regularity will result in (e)satisfactory performance. Our students know this. But still many of them fail to show better (f) perform because they are (g) neglect of their duties we must believe that willful (h)negligent is a crime.

 

Ans; (a) ensure (b) inattentive (c) irregular (d) irregularity (e) unsatisfactory (f) performance (g) neglectful (h) negligence

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Population is on the rise in our country. Families are breaking. The (a)break  of joint families leads to the (b)separate  of family members. This is one of the dominant reasons  of (c)divide (d)division and (e)fragment of land.(f)consequent, the quantity of lands is g)gradual decreasing.  Too many boundaries on land cause problem in (h)cultivate.

 

Ans; (a) breakage (b) separation (c) division (d) subdivision (e) fragmentation (f) consequently (g) gradually (h) cultivation

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Students learn lessons and keep them in memory. If the lesson is (a) interest,  it is  easy for them.  If it is (b) interesting they may feel it difficult. They also often practice. They should try (e) repeated for understanding.  Students should be (f)mind. They should be (g)labour.They should try (h)frequent if they fail to understand any lesson.

 

Answer: (a) interesting (b)uninteresting (c)memorize (d)memorization (e) repeatedly (f)mindful (g)labourious (h)frequently

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

We have both (a)happy and (b)happiness is this world. When somebody is (c)success in his mission, he is happy. While he is (d)success, he is unhappy. (e)Prolong unhappiness in one’s life is unbearable. Happiness is a (f)relate term. Moreover, it is an (g)visible abstract thing. It is said  that happiness lies in h)content and nothing is more transitory than  happiness in this world.

 

Ans:(a)happiness (b)unhappiness (c)successful (d)unsuccessful (e)prolonged (f)relative (g)invisible (h)contentment

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffex,prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Our (a) nation memorial (b) symbol the nation’s respect for the martyrs of the liberation war.  It is an (c) achieve which is d) measurable. Our freedom fighters showed their unique (e) hero in the war against the well armed soldiers of Pakistan. The Pakistani soldiers killed our people (f) merciless. They continued atrocities in (g) associate with the local(h)collaborate.However,they were defeated in the end.

 

Answer:(a)national(b)symbolizes (c)achievement (d)immeasurable (e)heroism (f)mercilessly (g)association (h)collaborators

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

(a)Free is the constitutional right of man. So every man wishes to be free. We wanted freedom. But the Pakistani(b)rule wanted to keep us under(c)subjugate by all means. So the war of liberation broke out. Our freedom fighters fought with d)resistible strength of mind and came out (e)victory.  (f)free is our congenital right and our (g)dependence is our most (h)glory achievement in the history of Bangladesh.

 

Answer:(a)freedom(b)rulers(c)subjugation(d)irresistible(e)victorious(f)freedom (g)independence (h)glorious

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

a)Truth people are honest.(b)truthful is a great virtue. One cannot have the virtue of(c)honest without speaking the truth.(d)honest people tell a lie for personal interest.(e)dishonest spoils other human qualities in life. People who are (f) virtue are honest and truthful.  They are also (g)believe in god and they fear only god. They are (h)loved to all.

 

Answer: (a) truthful (b)truthfulness (c)honesty (d)dishonest (e) Dishonesty (f) virtuous (g)believers (h) beloved

 

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Food (a)adulterate is a great problem in the country.(b)adulterate food is (c)harm to health. Some (d)scrupulous  businessmen adulterate food to make money. By eating adulterated  food we will get (e)curable disease. Steps have been taken by the government to stop the(f)practice of food adulteration. It is not a (g)punish offence to make food and fruits (h)poison by using any chemical or any substance

 

Ans:(a)adulteration(b)adulterated (c)harmful (d)unscrupulous (e)incurable (f)malpractice (g)punishable (h)poisonous

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Our independence is our (a)glory achievement. We feel proud of our independence. Today we have our own national flag. When it is (b)hoist, it flutters (c)glorify  the  sacrifice of our freedom fighters.  We should not (d)honour them. We should not  be (e)grateful to them. We pay tribute to them f)occasion. We make (g)arrange of  a function and begin it (h)ceremony  in memory of them. Is it enough?

 

Answer:(a)glorious(b)hoisted(c)glorifying(d)dishonour(e)ungrateful (f)occasionally (g) arrangement (h)ceremonially

 

Question: Fill in he gaps used in the following test by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text. 0.5 × 8 = 4

 

7

Food (a) procure drive is (b) under and conducted by the government every year. This programme is aimed at storing the food-grains to face any abrupt (c) scarce of food in the country. In addition to this, (d) normal rise in prices is also controlled. But due to (e) planned and inefficient management, the drive cannot ensure a desired result. In order to be (f) success in the drive, the local (g) lead should come forward and (h) operate with the government workers on duty.

Answer

(a) procurement; (b) undertaken; (c) scarcity; (d) abnormal; (e) unplanned; (f) successful; (g) leaders; (h) cooperate.

 

8

We decided to go on a picnic. We were a team of 40 (a) classmates. We chose our venue and menu. The date was (b) final. But we had to change the day and (c) scheduled the programme because of political (d) rest which is (e) desirable in a democratic country. It is not (f) desire that the part in (g) oppose will always appose at the programmes (h) take by the party in power.

Answer

(a) ex-classmates; (b) finalized; (c) rescheduled; (d) unrest; (e) undesirable; (f) desirable; (g) opposition; (h) undertaken.

 

9

We must try to be good citizens. We must be (a) respect to one another. We must be (b) undemocrat in our thought and action and educate all to (c) democratic them. (d) Democrat attitude should be given up. It is (e) ethical to have the idea that my party is all whether it is right or wrong. But our present political trend and culture is (f) desirable. The political (g) active resort to (h) wise activities for the interest of the party but not in the interest of the country.

Answer

(a) respectful; (b) democratic; (c) democratize;

(d) Undemocratic; (e) unethical; (f) undesirable; (g) activist; (h) unwise.

 

10

A (a) moralized nation cannot prosper. (b) Corrupt is the (c) indicate of (d) moralization. In all spheres of society, corruption has struck root and to ensure the welfare of the nation this root must be (e) rooted by any means. Moreover, if the (f) high in the society and the (g) precept become corrupt, a nation lags (h) hind.

Answer

(a) demoralized; (b) Corruption; (c) indicator;

(d) demoralization; (e) uprooted; (f) high-ups; (g) preceptors; (h) behind.

 

English 2nd Paper

Full marks: 50; Time: 2 hours

[N.B.: The figures in the right margin indicate full marks]

Section A: Grammar; Marks: 30

  1. Fill in the gaps of the following text with appropriate articles. Put a cross (x) for zero article: 0.5×6=3

The universe is a very (a) __ vast thing. But primitive people had (b) — very narrow idea about (c) — size and nature of universe. They thought that (d) — earth was flat and stationary. They believed that the earth was at (e) — centre of the universe while the sun, the moon and (f) — planets moved round the earth.

  1. Fill in the blanks of the following text with prepositions given in the box below: 0.5×6=3

to of from in

by up out on

 

Honesty is a great virtue and the result (a) — honesty is beyond description. It results (b) — peace. On the other hand, misery results (c) — vice. An honest man is true (d) — his word. He never deviates (e) — the path of honesty. We can have successful life (f) — being honest.

  1. Make four sentences from the substitution table: 1×4=4

 

  1. a) A student
  2. b) Almost all of us
  3. c) Ambition
  4. d) One’s ambition

 

cherish

having

may

means

be materialized and sometimes hindered

a particular ambition needs to study hard

a particular ambition in life

desire to achieve something.

 

  1. Change the following passage into indirect speech: 1×4=4

‘I came to Dhaka this morning. I sent you a telegram before starting from home,’ he said. ‘Did you receive it in time?’ he asked. ‘No,’ I replied.

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets: 1×5= 5

Computer is the most wonderful invention of modern science (Comparative). (b) It can store a very great number of information (Exclamatory). (c) It renders a great service to mankind (Interrogative). (d) Now-a-days computer is being used in almost every sphere of life by the people (Active). (e) It has not only blessings but also some dark sides (Affirmative).

  1. Rewrite the following passage using capitalization and punctuation: 3

you look a little bit like my mother he said but you were only four jerry when you came here do you remember her face all those years my mother lives in manville

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text: 0.5×8=4

The most (a) significance event for Bangladesh in the last century has been its birth as an (b) dependent nation. Prior to that, it experienced (c) Britain colonial rule until 1947, followed by an oppressive (d) exist as East Pakistan from 1947 to 1971. Poverty has been an ever-present apparition there. As a result, nearly seventy percent of the population suffers from various degrees of (e) nutrition. On the other hand, turbulent politics and (f) stability, and the rise of (g) terror and crime are (h) adverse affecting society.

  1. Complete the following text with suitable verbs in the box with their right form:

0.5×8=4

 

sacrifice follow provide can

know feel have work

 

Love for one’s country (a) __ as patriotism. Every man (b) __ great love for his country. Many of our freedom fighters (c) __ their lives in 1971 for the sake of our country. At present there are some people who (d) __ relentlessly for the welfare of the country because they love our country. We should (e) __ their footprints. A prosperous, well governed and welfare state (f) __ her people with all the amenities. People living in the country (g) __ enjoy social, political and state rights and privileges. So, they (h) __ the true and real love for the country.

 

Section B: Composition; Marks: 20

 

  1. Suppose you are Tasnim/ Tasnima, a student of class eight of Jessore Cantonment Public School, Jessore. Now, write an application to your headmaster for setting up a computer club. 8
  2. Write a composition on the following topic in 250 words: 12

Science in Everyday Life

 

UW6CU2Uq2H

 

Prefixes and Suffixes

 

প্রিয় শিক্ষার্থী, আজ ইংরেজি ২য় পত্রের নম্বর প্রশ্ন Prefixes and Suffixes দেওয়া হলো

 

Fill in he gaps used in the following test by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text. 0.5 × 8 = 4

 

11

Money (a) inflate is not good for the economy of a country. When there is (b) usual inflation, (c) prevent measures are taken. (d) Deflate is not good for economy too. For some reasons sometimes, money (e) devaluate occurs on the country. Both inflation and deflation are (f) harm to our economy. Because, the steady (g) grow of economy cannot remain (h) hindered.

Answer

(a) inflation; (b) unusual; (c) preventive;

(d) Deflation; (e) devaluation; (f) harmful;

(g) growth; (h) unhindered.

 

12

Our city is (a) crowded because there is a heavy (b) flux of people from the villages. To control this trend, different (c) install should be (d) decentral. Then people will not move towards the city for (e) employ. River (f) erode is a dominant cause that makes many people (g) home and the victim of (h) poor.

Answer

(a) overcrowded; (b) influx; (c) installations;

(d) decentralized; (e) employment;

(f) erosion; (g) homeless; (h) poverty.

 

13

The (a) flow of foreign currency is good for our economy. The (b) flow of money from the country is bad for it. (c) Migrant workers are sending money. We call it foreign remittance. The (d) export of ready-made garments are bringing foreign exchange while the importers bring commodities by spending our money. So we should (e) minimum our imports. Every country has both exporters and (f) import. The garment (g) Manufactures are the majority of our exporters. They are adding much to our foreign (h) change earnings.

Answer

(a) inflow; (b) outflow; (c) Immigrant;

(d) exporters; (e) minimize; (f) importers;

(g) manufacturers; (h) exchange.

 

14

Success in life depends on the proper (a) utilize of time. It is known to all that life is short but art is long. Those who waste their (b) value time in (c) idle reduce the time of their important work. And (d) punctual is another great virtue of human beings, that (e) rich the human life. Everybody should imitate it. If we take lessons from the (f) biography of (g) success persons, we will learn that they did not make any (h) waste of time.

Answer

(a) utilization; (b) valuable; (c) idleness;

(d) punctuality; (e) enriches;

(f) autobiography; (g) successful;

(h) wastage.

 

15

Education is the process by which our mind develops through (a) form learning at an institution like a school, college or university. It is mental and (b) intellect training which provides opportunities for growth and helps to (c) come obstacles to progress. Again, the purpose of education is to (d) light the individual and to (e) sensible. But (f) proper education is not good for us. It is rather (g) defect and does not bring about any social (h) reform. Proper education is a must for mental development.

Answer

(a) formal; (b) intellectual; (c) overcome;

(d) enlighten; (e) sensibility; (f) improper;

(g) defective; (h) reformation.

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Good health means (a)sound of body and mind. Health is the root of all (b)happy. One should take exercise. (c)regular to keep a good health. He is also to observe the rules of d)clean. An e)healthy man cannot enjoy life. He suffers from frustration. (f)hopeless etc.On the other hand a (g)health man can enjoy his life (h)full.

 

Answer (a) soundness (b) happiness (c) regularly (d) cleanliness (e) unhealthy (f) hopelessness (g) healthy (h) fully

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

The (a)important of television is too many to describe. It is like a stage where (b)perform are seen and heard. It gives us news on (c)nation and international matters. Television has a great educative value. It teachers the (d)literate and students. It (e)large our knowledge. It has broken the wall between the educated and the (f)educated. Television has some (g)merits too.So,television programmes should be (h)careful produced.

 

Answer: (a) Importance (b) performers (c) national (d) illiterate (e) enlarges (f) uneducated (g) demerits (h) carefully

 

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Trees are (a)use to man in many ways. They are companions in our day to day life. It is (b)possible to build our homes, furniture etc.without trees. Trees save us from flood and (c)nature calamities.  It (d)strength the soil. If we cut trees at random. There will be ecological (e)balanced. So, tree (f)plant programme should be extended for a better, (g)happy and (h)healthy life.

 

Answer: (a) usefully (b) impossible (c) natural (d) strengthen (e) imbalance (f) plantation (g) happier (h) healthier

  

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

My mother has come of a (a)respect Muslim family. She is very polite,(b)affection and intelligent.  She manages the family(c)nice. Nice loves ma (d)dear. She is ready to sacrifice her own (e)happy for us. She gives much important  on (f)truthful and honesty. She advises us not to follow any (g)honesty in the life and not to do anything (h)wisely. 

 

Answer: (a) respectable (b) affectionate (c) nicely (d) dearly (e) happiness (f) truthfulness (g) dishonesty (h) unwisely

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A day (a)labour is the who does manual labour in various fields. He is not (b)known to us. He is to be (c)health, strong and stout. He works hard from dawn to dusk for his (d)employ. He cannot lead an (e)dependent life. He is to depend on his employer. He cannot lead a (f) peace life. He always leads a very (g) happy and (h)decent  life.   

 

Answer: (a) laborer (b) unknown (c) healthy (d) employer (e) independent(f)peaceful (g) unhappy (h) indecent 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Money is the means of leading (a)world life.(b)short of money makes our life (c)deplore.  We cannot lead our life.  (d) proper in want of money.  But there is (e)difficult in earning money.  Our peace and prosperity are f) depend on proper utilization of money.  Spending money in an (g)proper way can lead us to the path of destruction. So, we should be (h) care in spending money. 

 

Answer: (a) worldly (b) shortage (c) deplorable (d) properly (e) difficulty (f) dependent (g) improper (h) careful

 

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Dowry system is the most (a) hate system in our society. (b) usual in our society female (c)child are considered inferior to male children. They are thought to be (d)use to the society. So, during marriage ceremony a section of (e) greed people claim much wealth or money from the guardians of the brides.  If the guardians fail to fulfill the demand of their bridegroom, they (f)behave with their wives and sometimes torture them (g)serious.  This problem must be removed (h) immediate.  

 

Answer: (a) hateful (b) usually (c) children (d) useless (e) greedy (f) misbehave (g) seriously (h) immediately

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Honey is (a) nature produced by honey bees through (b)collect of nectar from (c)differ flowers  and then stores them in the hive.  But nowadays there are (d) keep who rear bees in (e)wood hives and produce honey (f)commercial. This is (g)full chemical and hazard free activity. With the support of the govt. and (h)government organization approximately 300 bee keepers have been trained for honey production.  

 

Answer: (a) naturally (b) collection (c) different (d) keepers (e) wooden (f) commercially (g) fully (h) non-government 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Bangladesh is the most (a)dense populated country. This creates food problem (b)education problem.(c) employment problem, medical problem, shelter problem (d)environment problem. To check the (e) normal growth of population, top most importance should be attached to education of the masses.  Keeping the entire population (f) educated it would be (g) possible to develop national (h)aware among them.  

 

Answer:(a) agriculture (b) educational(c)unemployment(d)environmental(e)abnormal(f) uneducated (g) impossible (h) awareness

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

An (a)healthy man leads an (b)happy life. He can not enjoy (c)happy. He suffers both (d)physical and (e)mental. He passes his days very (f) pain. His life is very (g)sorrow. He is (h) active. 

 

Answer: (a) unhealthy (b) unhappy (c) happiness (d) physically (e) mentally (f) painfully (g) sorrowful (h) inactive  

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A (a)honest man is (b)liked by all. On the other hand a man of (c)honest can  not lead an (d)pure life. He leads a (e)peace life. He may be (f)solvent but he has (g)content. He does not run after (h)world things.

 

Answer: (a) dishonest (b) disliked (c) honesty (d) impure (e) peaceful insolvent (g) contentment (h) worldly

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A good student is (a)mind to his studies. He is (b)respect to his (c)teach. He does not(d)honour anybody. He is free from (e)conduct. He is (f)study. He is not (g)sincere to his study. He maintains (h)punctual.

 

Answer: (a)mindful (b) respectful (c) teachers (d) dishonor (e) misconduct (f) studies (g) insincere (h) punctuality

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

The mane of Kazi Nazrul Islam is not (a)known to anybody. He is a great (b)write. He is also a c)sings. His writings are full of (d)inspire. His (e)contribute to Bengali literature has made him (f)mortal. His writing are (g)revolution.  He is our (h)nation poet.

 

Answer: (a) unknown (b) writer (c)singer (d) inspiration (e)contribution (f)immortal (g)revolutionary (h) national

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Smoking is (a)harm her health. It is also (b) cost. (c) smoke should not smoke (d) public. Smoking creates (e)pollute. Smoking causes many (f)curable diseases. It causes (g)comfort to others. But there are many people who are (h)aware of the harmful effect of smoking.

 

Ans; (a) harmful (b) costly (c) smoker (d) publicly (e) pollution (f) incurable (g) discomfort (h) unaware

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Man should be (a)duty. He must know his (b)responsible. By doing his duty (c)proper he can attain (d)prosper. He prospers (e)slow. He is a man of (f)sincere. He is not (g)active. He does not suffer from (h)inactive.

  

Ans; (a) dutiful (b) responsibility (c) properly (d) prosperity (e) slowly (f) sincerity (g) inactive (h) inactiveness

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A pious man is free from (a)sin activities. He is not (b)kind to anyone. He maintains good (c)relation with all. Above all he is not (d)greed.  He knows that (e)deeds leads a man to (f)destruct. He enjoys peace (g)mental. He leads a (h)peace  life.

 

Ans; (a) sinful (b) unkind (c) relation (d) greedy (e) misdeeds (f) destruction (g) mentally (h) peaceful

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Before 1971 Bangladesh was not (a) dependent. It earned (b) dependence in 1971. We remember the (c)freed (d)fight for their love of freedom for the country. Their contribution to the country is (e) measurable. They have become (f)mortal. They will remain (g) forgettable. We remember them (h) respect.

 

Ans; (a) dependent (b) independence (c) freedom (d) fighters (e) immeasurable (f) immortal (g) unforgettable (h) respectfully

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A smart person looks (a) cheer. He is also jovial. He does not suffer from (b) frustrate. He is very (c) hope and (d) optimist in life. He is full of enthusiasm. Nothing can (e) damp his spiritable is a man of (f)polite. He is (g) friend with everybody. He does not (h) behave with anybody.

 

Ans; (a) cheerful (b) frustration (c)hopeful (d) optimistic (e) dampen (f) politeness (g) friendly (h) misbehave

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A hard (a) work is (b)hope of his (c)success life. He works (d) hearty to attain (e)prosper. His (f)attain is slow. He passes his days through (g)hard. He is (h)physical strong.

 

Ans; (a) worker (b) hopeful (c) successful (d) heartily (e) prosperity (f) attainment (g) hardship (h) physically

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

(a)Lazy is a bad habit. A lazy man spends his time through (b)idle. He can not earn (c) achieve. He suffers (d)great in life. So he drags a miserable (e)exist. His life is (f) meaning. His (g) depend on other’s is very bad.  He is not (h) care of his future.

 

Ans; (a) laziness (b) idleness (c) achievement (d) greatly (e) existence (f) meaningless (g) dependence (h) careful

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

A (a) sin can not go (b)punished.(c)final  he pays for his (d)deeds. When he realizes his sin. He becomes (e)repent. He prays (f) hearty. The (g) mercy Allah bestows. His (h) limited kindness upon him.

 

Ans; (a)sinner(b)unpunished (c) finally (d) misdeeds (e) repentant (f) heartily (g) merciful (h) unlimited

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

Our (a)free (b)fight fought bravely.Their(c)dedicate is an act of(d)inspire for us. They have become (e)mortal. They have brought (f) dependence for the country through their sacrifice. They are famous for their g)brave. They were also h)courage.

 

Ans; (a) freedom (b) fighters (c) dedication (d) inspiration (e) immortal (f) independence (g) bravity (h) courageous

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text

(a)Clean has great (b)important in our life. It is said that it is next to godliness. It is necessary to lead a (c)health life. It makes life easy and (d)comfort. An (e)clean person does not want to go out. He does not enjoy (f)fresh of mind.  (g)Cleanliness causes (h)comfortable to others.

 

Ans; (a)cleanliness(b) importance(c)healthy(d)comfortable(e)unclean(f) freshness (g)unseemliness (h) discomfort

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Dhaka is a (a) beauty city. But its beauty is spoilt by our (b)wise activities. The city dwellers are polluting its environment. (c)Cleanliness is the (d) ugly sight in the city. In order to make the city look more beautiful, there should be a (e) plan-system. A lot of work has been done under (f) beautify scheme to beautify the city. But it will not prove (g) fruit unless we are successful in our drive for (h)cleanly.

 

Ans:(a)beautiful(b)unwise(c)unseemliness(d)ugliest(e)planned(f)beautification(g)fruitful (h)cleanliness.

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Road accidents have (a) recent become a regular phenomenon in our country. As a result of the accidents many persons fall a victim to (b)timely death. It is reported that most of the accidents occur because of the (c)violate of traffic rules by (d)skilled drivers and (e)conscious passers by. (f)obedient  to traffic rules can help  to expedite the (g)prevent of road accidents in the country.  The pedestrians must use the foot paths, the over passes and the (h) passes.

 

Ans(a) recently (b)untimely (c)violation (d)unskilled (e)unconscious (f)obedience (g)prevention (h)under-passes

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Ours is not a developed country. We are (a) gradual developing. We are considered to be an (b) developed country because of many reasons. (c)Literacy is one of them. The government of the country is aware of these. So, measures have been taken for the (d) eradicate of illiteracy. It is true that literacy rate is (e) rapid progressing. The main reasons of it are (f) dishonest and (g) corrupt in every walk of life. Another reason is (h) obedience to laws of the land.

 

Ans:(a)gradually(b)underdeveloped(c)illiteracy (d)eradication (e)rapidly (f)dishonesty (g)corruption (h)disobedience

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Nobody can expect a good result in the examination without good a) prepare. You should be b)prepare  for it well ahead of the schedule.  Some students remain c)prepare for the examination even it is imminent.  As a part of d) prepare step they go to the teachers for a concise e)suggest.  This is not a good practice.  Slow but f) stead wins the race.  Students have g)know to understand the meaning of this h)verb in order to build up a prosperous career.

 

Ans: (a) preparation (b)prepared(c)unprepared (d)preparatory (e)suggestion (f)steady (g)knowledge (h)proverb

 

  1. Fill in the gaps used in the following text by adding suffix, prefix or both with the root words underlined in the text.

Man can have (a) popular by means of service to people.  People in power can have honour.But this honour will not last long if their behaviour is not good.  When common people are (b)mental hurt by their (c)behaviour, usually they do not express their feeling in front of them.  But they make (d)criticize of their manners  and (e)regard them later. (f) ill-manner  people cannot have respect from others. If they are (g)power in society. They cannot, have (h)popular. People hate them.

 

Ans:(a)popularity(b)mentally(c)misbehaviour(d)criticism(e)disregard

       (f)ill mannered   (g)powerful (h)popularity

 

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A book fair is a large scale (a)exhibit of different kinds of books. It is (b)occasion held in our country. The bookstalls are (c)temporary built and then decorated. The (d)publish organize it in order to(e)play the works of different authors. The (f)decorate work is completed costing a lot of money. The (g)organize do not worry for the (h)expend because they can make profit by selling a lot of books.

 

Ans:(a)exhibition(b)occasionally (c)temporarily (d)publishers (e)display (f)decoration (g)organizers (h)expenditure

 

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Eve teaching is one of our social problems.  It is the result of moral (a) degrades of our young generation.  Eve teaching is an (b) moral activity.  Laws have been (c) acted to stop eve teaching. We want the proper (d) execute of the laws. The steps will not produce the desired result if the (e) offend come out through the loopholes of the  laws.  What (f) practical happens is that the (g) use of power makes the criminals go (h)punished.  It is never desirable in a civilized society.

 

Answer:(a) degradation (b)immortal (c)enacted (d)execution (e)offenders (f)practically (g)misuse (h)unpunished

 

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A winter morning is very cold and dull. The sun is (a)hard seen if the sky is (b)cloud. Nothing is seen at a distance and everything is hazy because of heavy fog. The (c)hazy continues until the fog disperses. A winter morning is (d) comfort for the rich while it is (e) comfort for the poor.  However, winter is (f)favour for working hard. People can (g)go hard labor and those who work (h)physical do not get sweating and tired.

 

Ans:(a)hardly(b)cloudy(c)haziness(d)comfortable(e)uncomfortable(f)favourable(g)undergo (h)physically

 

 

 

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Health is the (a) sound of both body and mind. To posses good health, one must grow up (b) physical, mentally,(c)emotional as well as (d)social. You may be unsocial. Balanced (f) grow of our young (g)learn is essential in order to have (h)sound of both body and mind.

 

Answer:(a)soundness (b)physically (c)emotionally (d)socially (e)unusual (f)growth (g)learners (h)soundness

 

 

 

 

 

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Bangladesh is the most (a)dense populated country of the world. She is also an (b) populated country.   There are many countries which are small but not overpopulated. They are rather (c) population. We need (d) population to (e)move poverty, but we have no way other than birth control. In order to (f) popular birth control certain steps have been taken (g) pragmatic, but the result is not yet up to the level of (h)expect.

 

Answer: (a) densely (b) overpopulated (c)depopulated (d)depopulation (e)remove (f)popularize (g)pragmatically (h)expectation

 

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Our national flag is the symbol of our freedom and (a) sovereign. It is also (b) symbol of our integrity and solidarity. Only(c) territory independence without sovereignty is not the real independence. Our national flag (d) minds us of our glorious existence. It is also the emblem of our spirit, hopes and aspiration. We must (e)hold its dignity. It is a great pity that some (f)treachery people live in this country but do not pay (g)loyal to the sovereignty of the country. They are really factors who worked against the war of (h) liberate.

 

Ans:(a)sovereignty(b)symbolic(c)territorial(d)reminds(e)uphold(f)treacherous(g)loyalty (h)liberation

 

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Trees are (a)use part of human environment. They are needed to (b)beauty our (c)surround. No one should cut down a tree (d)necessarily or for any (e)important reason. Let us plan more and more  trees. In the usa on one living in the (f)local can cut down any three without the (g)permission local authority even if he is the (h)own of he tree. This rule should be introduced in our country too.

 

Ans: (a)useful (b)beautify (c)surrounding (d)unnecessarily (e)unimportant (f)locality (g)permission (g)owner

 

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Tree (a)plan is a must for (b)ecology balance. If trees are cut down and not planted (c)proportionate the country will face more and more problems. There should be laws so that the (d)considerate people cannot cut down trees.(e)indiscriminate. Very often the (f)editor desk of new paper write on the (g)important of tree plantation and (h)deforest cause by many dishonest people.

 

Ans: (a) plantation (b) ecological (c) proportionately (d) inconsiderate (e)indiscrimately (f)editorial (g)importance (h)deforestation

 

 

 

 

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A school magazine is a literary creation of the students reading in the school. It is (a)patron by the headmaster of the school. A student works at the (b)editor desk under the (c)guide of senior teacher.  A school cannot bring out an (d)inform magazine if the management is (e)efficient. Many a good (f)education institutions  bring out magazines (g)annual focusing the (h)creative of the young learners.

 

Answer: (a) patronized (b) editorial (c)guidance (d)informative (e)inefficient (f)educational (g)annually (h)creativities

 

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Price hike means the (a) usual increase in the prices of daily necessaries. Now a days, it is not an (b) common phenomenon in Bangladesh. Market syndicate is (c) most responsible for this price-hike. Besides, some (d) honest people store essential commodities with a view to making huge profit. As a result(e)deplore condition is created in our society. To get rid of this (f)problem situation(g)agriculture sector should be given priority in the annual budget. At the same time, public (h) aware should be raised against it.

 

Answer(a)unusual(b) uncommon (c)mostly (d)dishonest (e)deplorable (f)problematic (g)agricultural (h) awareness

 

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A book fair is an (a) exhibit where different types of books are displayed and sold. Now a days its (b)popular is increasing day by day.(c)Lucky I visited the Ekushey Boi Mela this year. Every year, it reminds us struggle and sacrifice of the language (d) move. The fair is organized by Bangla Academy (e)author in the premises of the (f)institute. I found a (g)differ environment in the fair and bought some(h)favour books.

 

Ans:(a) exhibition (b) popularity (c)luckily (d)movement (e)authority (f)institution (g)different (h)favourite

 

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(a)Child is an important period of life. It moulds the character of the (b)child. Children learn from their parents. But it is very (c) fortunate that a huge number of children are working in various risky sectors. It is (d)basic a problem of the (e)develop country like Bangladesh. The child labours suffer from various diseases including (f)nutrition. Abusing children at this (g)mature age is a punishable crime. Poverty alleviation and (h)conscious among the common people can help minimize this problem.

 

Answer:(a) childhood (b) children (c) unfortunate (d) basically (e) developing (f)malnutrition (g)immature (h)consciousness

 

 

 

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Everybody hates the (a) honest people. On the other hand, honest people are always respected. Even children (b)like the dishonest people. A dishonest people. A dishonest man have (c)pomp life. But it is totally (d) possible for a dishonest person to find out (e)happy. Honest can offer you a (f) comfort life. We are (g)hope that our younger generation will follow the path of (h)honest.

 

Ans:(a) dishonest (b)dislike (c)pompous (d)impossible (e)happiness (f)comfortable (g)hopeful (h)honesty

 

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Addiction means strong (a) attract for any (b) harm thing. Drug(c) addict means taking heroine, marijuana etc. Some of these are taken by smoking or through injection. The frequent taking of these drugs leads a man to (d)die. Drug addiction is not only a national but also a (e) globe problems. Some steps can be taken to stop this problem. People should be made aware of the (f) merits of drugs. Those who are involved with the (g) legal business of drug should be punished strictly. Taking drug is definitely an (h) social act.

 

Ans(a)attraction(b)harmful(c)addiction(d)death(e) global (f) demerits (g)illegal (h) antisocial

 

 

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We should be (a) duty. Our sense of dutifulness is very (b) signify in our day today life. We should be(c) self-rely. We should have (d) sincere in every (e) act. Those who do not work hard can not become (f) industry. Industry is the mother of success. To be (g) success in life we have to struggle (h) proper.

Answer: (a) dutiful (b) significant (c) self-reliant (d) sincerity (e) action (f) industrious (g) successful (h) properly

 

 

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(a)Religion belief is (b) signify. There are (c) differ types of (d) religion belief. No religion is of the (e)opine about (f) criticize other religions. If we citizen anything of any religion, it is nothing but (g) hallucinates. We should be (h) care of it.

 

Answer:(a)religious(b)significant (c) different (d) religious (e)opinion (f)criticizing (g)hallucination (h)careful

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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(a) Deforest is one of the greatest threats to our environment. It has many (b) reaching effects on the environments. Many people cut down trees (c)discriminate but they (d) hard think about the adverse effect it causes. In fact,(e)forestation the act of cutting or (f) burn the trees in an area by which trees can be decreased (g) rapid and (h) large.

 

Answer: (a) deforestation (b)far-reaching (c)indiscrimately (d)hardly (e)deforestation (f) burning (h)largely 

 

 

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The (a)develop of a country is(b)depend on good (c)govern. Without good governance, no country can reach the(d)culminate of success. Good governance democracy must be(e)institution. Democracy must be(f)practical applied. It should not be theory only. It must have(g)good for people. If not, development will not be (h) actualize.

 

Answer: (a)development (b) dependent (c)government (d) culmination (e)institutionalized (f)practically (g) goodness (h) actualized

 

 

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(a)Electron mail is one of the many moderns devices of (b) communicate. This is not only a quick, easy and (c) relative cheap way to keep in touch with family and friends. We need internet (d) connect for browsing email. We can also attach big files and send them to our desired persons. Thus it becomes very easy to transfer important files, documents, photos etc instantly without (e) physical going to anywhere. It maintains our private, social and (f) office networking in a (g) power and (h) effect way.  

 

Ans:(a) Electronic (b) communication (c)relatively (d)connection (e)physically (f)official (g)powerful (h)effective

 

 

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Truthful is not (a) normal. It is (b) nature. It (c) sure the spiritual peace of human mind. It (d) power our soul and enhances our willing power. Illegal and (e) lawful things are against the truth. We must speak boldly and (f) clear. (g) Kind is a condition of (h) truthful. 

 

Ans:(a)abnormal (b)natural (c)ensures(d)empowers(e)unlawful(f)clearly (g)kindness (h)truthfulness

 

 

 

 

 

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Money is (a) sweet than honey and it is called the fuel of life. Though money is a must in our life but (b) sure it can not be the root of all (c) happy.(d)Happy lies in (e)content. (f) moral place an important role in this respect. Those who are earn money though (g) honest, leads a (h) miser life.

 

Ans:(a)sweeter(b)surely(c)happiness(d) happiness  (e)contentment (f)morality (g)dishonestly (h)miserably

 

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My mother is a (a) religion. She always prefers me to follow the path of (b) honest and integrity. She has strong (c) moral. She has (d) soft in her heart for the poor. She always helps the poor to see the (e) happy in their face. She is an ideal housewife. She does all the household chores by (f) her. She is also care of our study. She says her (h) pray regularly. 

 

Answer:(a)religious(b) honesty(c) morality (d) softness (e)happiness (f) herself (g)careful (h) prayer

 

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Honesty is opposite to (a)honesty. An honest man is never (b)harm to anybody. He never does (c) justice to others. When he does anything (d) moral, he feels (e) remorse. He never tells a lie. He is always (f) care to his duty. He is rewarded in the long run. We should follow the path of (g) honest and leave off the path of (h) honesty.

 

Ans:(a)dishonesty(b)harmful(c)injustice(d)immoral(e)remorseful(f)careful(g)honesty (h)dishonesty

 

 

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Man is the best (a) create of Allah. He is a (b) ration being. Allah has created man with such gift of achieving (c)world affluence along with spiritual (d) perfect. He has to do a lot but his life is short. The (e) short of life has added a new value to human life. The (f) add of the new value is tragic to man. People who believe in (g) spiritual of life are indifferent to worldly life. They give more (h) important to spiritual.

 

Answer:(a) creation (b)rational (c)worldly (d)perfection (e)shortness (f)addition (g)spirituality (h)importance

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Education develops our mind through (a) form learning. The mental and (b) intellect training is also provided by education. Again, the purpose of education is to (c) lighten the individual. The(d) promote individuals capacity is also its purpose. Education (e) noble our mind and refines our (f) sensible.So, there are (g) vary advantages of education. You cannot find any(h)advantage of education.  

 

Ans:(a)formal(b)intellectual(c)enlighten(d)promotion(e)ennobles(f)sensibility(g)various )disadvantage

 

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(a) Patriot is a noble virtue. It is an (b) emotion love for one’s country. It is the (c) inspire for a man to shed every drop of blood of defend the (d) liberate and dignity of the country. But patriotism should not be (e) mere a so called slogan in the public (f) meet to deceive the people. We should have (g) fix it in the core of our heart. We should keep (h) our in such noble virtue.

 

Ans:(a)Patriotism(b)emotional(c)inspiration(d)liberty (e)merely (f)fixed (g)materialize (h)ourselves 

 

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Bangladesh is our birth land. It is small but (a) beauty. It is an (b) agriculture country. Most of the people of this country directly or (c) direct depend on agriculture for their(d) live. Many important industrious are (e) depend on agriculture products. Farmers are sometimes(f) help  and depend on nature. If the rainfall is timely, they can grow bumper crops. But it is (g) regret that they hardly get water in time. The harvest causes (h) suffer to the entire population.

 

Answer:(a)beautiful (b)agricultural (c)indirectly (d)livelihood (e)dependent (f)helpless (g)regretful (h)suffering 

 

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Paper is very useful material. Its (a) important cannot be described in words. In the past paper was (b) available. They used palm leaves barks, stones, etc to writes on.  It cost much (c) convenience to them.  With the (d) invent of paper this inconvenience has been removed. Now people can maintain data (e) easy. But it is (f) fortunate that they waste paper (g) discriminately. We should accept the (h) create rather than abusing it.

 

Ans(a)importance (b)unable (c)inconvenience (d)invention(e)easily (f)unfortunate (g)indiscrimately (h)creation.

 

 

 

 

 

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A good student studies (a) regular and (b) attentive. Inattentive and (c)regular activities are not for an (d) attention student. A good student is always serious in his activities. Lack of (e) serious is the sign of (f)lazy. Those who are lazy cannot be a good student. Everybody (g) likes them. There not (h)success in life.

 

Ans:(a)regularly(b)attentively(c)irregular(d)attentive(e)seriousness(f)laziness(g)dislikes

 (h)successful

 

 

 

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Truth is not (a) normal. It is (b)nature. it(c)sure the spiritual peace of human mind. It(d) powers our soul and enhances our willing power. Illegal and (e) lawful things are against the truth. We must speak (f) bold and clearly. (g) Kind is a condition of (h) truthful.

 

Answer:(a)abnormal(b)natural(c)ensures (d) empowers (e)unlawful (f)boldly (g)kindness (h)truthful

 

 

 

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Man is the (a) make of his own fate. If he maintain (b) sincere and does his duty (c) according. He can (d) sure his improvement and e) prosper in life; but if he maintain and (f) sincere way of life, he will (g) sure repent. It will be a (h) disaster event in his life.

 

Ans:(a)maker(b)sincerity(c) accordingly (d) ensure (e)prosperity (f)insincere (g)surely (h)disastrous

 

 

 

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E- Mail has brought about a revolution in modern (a) communicate. Message can be transmitted from one country to another country (b) in second. It is far (c) cheap than telephone calls. Trade and commerce become (d) great depend on this speed mode of (f) communicate. It has (g) deniably upgraded the whole world (h) significant. 

 

Answer:(a)communication(b)within(c)cheaper(d)greatly(e)speedy(f)communication(g)undeniably (h)significantly

 

 

 

 

 

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Sports are popular form of (a) entertain. Many (b) national sporting events are organized from time to. Most of these events are by multinational (c) manufacture and (d) busy firms. They pay for the sports events in (e) change for the right to advertise their products during those events. These events are telecast worldwide by satellite and people all over the world (f) joy them live thus, both parties; organize and (h) advertise gain benefit.

 

Ans:(a)entertainment(b)international(c)manufacturing(d)business(e)exchange(f)enjoy (g)organizers (h)advertisers.

 

 

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Mr Sezan is a (a) law. He (b) likes people who talk much. His clothes are (c) expensive. He (d) ways wears pants with full sleeve shirt. His hair is not straight but (e) curl. He doesn’t have a beard but he has a moustache. He is beset with (f) honest and (g) sincere. Although he is poor, he is (h) please with what he has.

 

Answer:(a)lawyer (b)dislikes (c)inexpensive (d) always (e)curly (f)honesty (g)sincerity (h)pleased

 

 

 

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Most of our (a) examine cannot write out their examination papers (b) fair well. As they cannot (c) stand the questions (d)proper, they often beat about the bush and (e) length the answers (f) necessarily. But their answers should have (g) accurate and (h) precise.

 

Answer:(a)examinees(b)fairly(c)understand(d)properly(e)lengthen(f)unnecessarily(g)accuracy (h)precision

 

 

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Face book is a social (a) network site. It has a gained much (b) popular among young generation. But sometimes students waste their (c) value time by browsing face book. So, in this parental (d) supervise is a must. (e) Additional many people (f) fine face book as an embracing invention of (g) person’s privacy. How ever plays significant roles in (h) socialize.

 

Answer:(a)networking(b)popularity (c)valuable (d)supervision (e)additionally (f)define (g)personal (h)socializing

 

 

 

 

 

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Blood (a) donate is a noble act. But many people are (b) willing to donate blood. Because of their cheap (c) mental. Donating blood can save the life of a (d) die patent the government should (e) courage people to donate blood (f) free. Otherwise, we will be (g) able to save the lives of serious patients which is very (h) graceful.

 

Answer:(a)donation(b)unwilling(c)mentality(d)dying(e)encourage(f)freely(g)unable (h)disgraceful

 

 

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Once upon a time there lived an old (a) farm in a village. He had three sons. They were (b) quarrel They always quarreled with one another. Their father told them that (c) quarrel is a bad thing. (d) final he decided to teach them a good lesson. His e) decide was a good one. The sons come to the (f) realize that they should not quarrel like that. The farmers become vary happy to see that there is no (g) understanding  among his sons. Although they were (h) conscious about the importance of unity, they can now realize its importance.

 

Answer:(a) farmer (b)quarrelsome (c) quarreling (d) finally (e)decision  (f) realization

     (g) misunderstanding  h) unconscious.

 

 

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Money is a) sweet than honey and it is called the fuel of life. Though money is a must in our b)world Life. it cannot c)sure .All happiness. d)happy lies in contentment. People who are happy with what they have, are never e)happy People who are  f)mental  unhappy with what they have, are sure unhappy)morality cannot bring peace’s)moral  is always rewarded.

 

Ans (a) sweeter  (b) worldly  (c) ensure  (d) happiness  (e) unhappy  (f) mentally (g) immorality (h) morality

 

 

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The rapid a) grow of population must be controlled) wise, all the attempts for the solution of food problem will fail. So, we have to increase our food production very c) rapid we may solve our food problem d)large by charging our e)tradition Food habit. We can create a f)very in our menu. For example, we can take potato instead of rice. However, we cannot solve the problem g)less We increase our food h)product.

 

Answer: (a) growth (b) otherwise (c) rapidly  (d) largely (e)traditional(f)variety(g) unless(h) production. 

 

 

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Truth is not a)normal  it is b)nature it c)sure The spiritual peace of human mind. It d)power our soul and enhances our willing power. Illegal and e)lawful things are against the truth. We must speak boldly and f)clear g) kind is a condition of h) truthful.

 

Ans (a) abnormal (b)natural (c) ensures (d) empowers  (e) unlawful (f) clearly (g) kindness

(h) truthfulness    

 

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Education for girls is essential for the (a)better of the society’s (b)develop. In education for girls surely bring in greater (c)put Economically because educated women can contribute more to the family than those who have no (d)school .Educated mothers are more (e)care  to send their children to school and look after their health and nutrition. According to napoleon education of women is the (f)condition of (g)nation. Development. In Bangladesh, govt. should take more steps to educated he girls for progress and (h)prosper.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Answer(a) betterment (b)development (c)output (d) schooling (e) careful(f) precondition

(g) national (h) prosperity.

 

 

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Price-like means the (a)usual increase in the prices of daily necessaries. Nowadays, it is not an (b) common phenomenon in Bangladesh. Market syndicate is (c)most responsible for this price-hike. Besides, some (d) honest people stone essential commodities with a view to making huge profit. As a result a (e) deplore condition is created in our society. To get rid of this (f) problem Situation (g) agriculture sector should be given priority in the annual budget. At the same time, public (h) aware should be raised against it.

 

Answer:(a) unusual (b) uncommon (c)mostly (d) dishonest (e) deplorable (f) problematic

(g) agricultural  (h) awareness.

 

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Bangladesh is our birth land. It is small but (a)beauty. It is an (b)agriculture  country. Most of the people of this country directly or (c)direct depend on agriculture for their (d)lively .Many important industries are (e)depend on agricultural products. But our farmers are sometimes helpless and depend on nature. if the (f)rain is timely, they can grow bumper crops. But it is (g)fortune. That they hardly get water in time. (h)fail to grow crops causes sufferings to the entire people.

 

Answer: a) beautiful  b) agricultural  c) indirectly  d) livelihood   e) dependable  f) rainfall

(g) unfortunate  failure.

 

 

 

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(a)Patriot is a noble virtue. It is an (b)emotion . Love for one’s country. It is the (c)inspire  for a man to shed every drop of blood to defend the d)liberate and dignity of the country. But patriotism should not be (e)mere a so called slogan in the public f)meet to deceive the people. We should have (g)fix it in the core of our heart . We should keep (h)our  In such noble virtue

 

Answer: (a) patriotism (b) emotional (c) inspiration  (d) liberty (e) merely  (f) fix (d) materialize  (h) ourselves.

 

 

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Bangladesh is an (a)agriculture country. Here most of the people live below the poverty line. They took the profession of farmer. But (b)literacy is a big problem in our country. The (c)literate  people have little (d)know Of the modern methods of farming. It is true that our e)govern has taken some steps, but they are (f)sufficient the government should not remain (g)attentive to agricultural sector. Farmers should be trained (h)proper to grow more crops.

 

Ans:(a) agricultural  (b) illiteracy   (c) illiterate  (d) knowledge  (e) government (f) insufficient (g) inattentive  (h) properly. 

 

 

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My mother is very (a) religion . She always prefers me to follow the path of (b) honest and integrity. She has strong (c)moral she has (d)soft in her heart for the poor. She always helps the poor to see the (e)happy In their face. She is an ideal housewife. She does all the household chores by (f) her She  is also (g)care of our study. She says her (h) pray regularly

 

An a) religious (b) honesty  c) morality  d) softness  e) happiness f) herself  g) careful 

(h) prayer.

 

 

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The (a)develop of a country is (b)depend on good (c)govern without good governance country can reach the (d)culminate of success. For good governance democracy must be (e)institution democracy must be (f)practical applied. It should not be in theory only .it must have (g)good for people. If not , development will not be (h)actualize

 

Answer: a) development  b) dependent  c) government  d) culmination  e) institutionalized 

  1. f) practically g) goodness h) actualized

 

 

 

 

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Bangladesh is an independent country. The (a) achieve of independent is a milestone in the history of Bangladesh. The country is known as a (b)democrat country. The country has problems and (c) possible. A lots of people are uneducated. So, (d)literacy is a great problem of the country. Again, a lot of people are unemployed. We are facing the problems of (e) employment. Political conflict is an obstacle to progress in the country. There is(f)understanding-among the political parties. Most of the political leaders work (g)morally Bangladesh has to go a long way for its development. We all should be aware of our (h)constitution right.

 

Answer:(a)achievement(b)democratic (c)possibility (d) illiteracy (e)unemployment (f)misunderstanding (g)immorally (h)constitutional

 

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Once upon a time there lived an old (a) farm in a village. He had three sons. They were (b) quarrel  They always quarreled with one another. Their father told them that (c) quarrel. Is a bad thing. (d) final he decided to teach them a good lesson. His (e) decide was a good one. The sons come to the (f) realize that they should not quarrel like that. The farmers become vary happy to see that there is no (g) understanding among his sons. Although they were (h) conscious about the importance of unity, they can now realize its importance.

 

Answer: (a) farmer  (b) quarrelsome  (c) quarreling  (d) finally ( e)decision  (f) realization

(g) misunderstanding  h) unconscious.

 

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Money is (a)sweet  than honey and it is called the fuel of life. Though money is a must in our (b)world Life. it cannot (c)sure .All happiness. (d) happy Lies in contentment. People who are happy with what they have, are never (e) happy People who are (f) mental unhappy with what they have, are sure unhappy(g)morality cannot bring peace’s(h)moral is always rewarded.

 

Ans (a) sweeter  (b) worldly  (c) ensure  (d) happiness  (e) unhappy  (f) mentally

(g) immorality   (h) morality.

 

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The rapid (a)grow of population must be controlled (b) wise, all the attempts for the solution of food problem will fail. So, we have to increase our food production very (c)rapid  we may solve our food problem (d) large by charging our (e) tradition Food habit. We can create a (f) very  in our menu. For example, we can take potato instead of rice. However, we cannot solve the problem (g)less.We increase our food (h)product

 

Answer: (a) growth  (b) otherwise  (c) rapidly  (d) largely  (e) traditional  (f) variety 

(g) unless  (h) production. 

 

 

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Truth is not (a)normal It is (b)nature .It (c)sure The spiritual peace of human mind. It (d)power our soul and enhances our willing power. Illegal and (e)lawful things are against the truth. We must speak boldly and (f)clear  (g) kind is a condition of (h) truthful.

 

Ans (a) abnormal  (b) natural   (c) ensures  (d) empowers  (e) unlawful  (f) clearly 

(g) kindness (h) truthfulness

 

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The (a)look of village people is changing. They have learnt about the importance of health and sanitation. So in rural areas (b) sanitary latrines have been (c) placed by sanitary latrines. But still water is (d) constant pollute in various ways. We must prevent its pollution to be (e) health. Water (f) pollute is number one problem in both our rural and urban areas. (g) Defecate here and there is a common sight in the villages. Of course, this (h) healthful practice is gradually declining in the country.

 

Answer:(a) outlook (b) unsanitary (c) replaced (d) constantly (e) healthy (f) pollution (g) defecation (h) unhealthful

 

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In our society almost in every sphere of life some kinds of (a) crimination exist between boys and girls. In the field of (b) educate this disparity is very (c) fortunate. People in general do not send their female (d) child to school and confine them to the household boundaries. Girls are (e) general not cared well. They become the subject of (f) deprive. Although mass media often talk about this (g) human issue, they ultimately remain where they are. It is time; we raise awareness amongst ourselves and take some serious (h) act.

 

Ans:(a)discrimination(b)education(c)unfortunate (d)children (e)generally (f)deprivation (g)inhuman (h)actions

 

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Iron is the most (a) value of all metals. From a pin or a needle to the (b) big instrument, man needs iron. Modern (c) civil largely depends on the (d) use of iron. The (e) construct of high rise buildings is not possible (f) out iron. Modern industries would have been (g) possible if there were no iron. It’s necessary in our life is completely (h) deniable.

 

Answer:(a)valuable(b)biggest(c)civilization(d)usage(e)construction(f)without(g)impossible (h)undeniable

 

 

 

 

 

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Teaching is a noble (a) profess. In the classroom a good (b) teach acts like an (c) act. He teaches (d) moral among the students. Moreover, he makes the students (e) dated. He also advise them to reject (f) honest means in the exam hall. A teacher is thought to be the (g) build of a nation. So, he must be (h) selfishly devoted to his work.

 

   Ans:(a)profession(b)teacher(c)actor(d)morality(e)updated(f)dishonest(g)builder(h)unselfishly

 

 

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Robinson Crusoe was a famous (a) adventure. He wanted to be a (b) sail from his (c) boy. But his father did not like the idea at all. Rather he (d) courage him to be a (e) law. In course of time a (f) ship company offered Crusoe a job of a cabin boy. Crusoe (g) glad accepted the offer without having any second thought. How (h) courage he was 18

 

Answer:(a)adventure (b)sailor (c)boyhood (d)encouraged (e)lawyer (f)shipping (g)gladly (h)courageous

 

 

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 Happiness is (a) known as a relative term. It means the (b) content of mind. It is also said that the health is the root of all (c) happy. A sick (d) money man is not as a poor (e) health man. So we should take physical exercise (f) regular. Physical exercise keeps or gives us (g) fit. Moreover, it makes us (h) discipline.

 

Answer:(a) well-known (b)contentment (c)happiness (d)moneyed (e)healthy (f)regularly (g)fitness (h)disciplined

 

 

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Most of the people of our country are (a) literate. They lead an (b) planned life. They do not have much (c) know about health, sanitation and (d) populate control. So the government should take constructive steps (e) immediate, to remove (f) literacy. Otherwise, our country will be (g) able to stand up right in front of other (h) develop countries.

 

 

Ans:(a)illiterate(b)unplanned(c)knowledge(d)population(e)immediately(f)illiteracy(g)unable(h)developing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Most of our (a) examine cannot write out their examination papers (b) fair well. As they cannot (c) stand the questions (d) proper, they often beat about the bush and (e) length the answers (f) necessarily. But their answers should have (g) accurate and (h) precise.

 

Answer:(a)examinees(b)fairly(c)understand(d)properly(e)lengthen(f)unnecessarily(g)accuracy (h)precision

 

 

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Computer has brought about a (a) revolution change in our life. But it was not invented (b) night. Many (c) science are still working tirelessly to (d) grade it. Now it is also being used in the (e) education institutions. (f)Today, the multinational companies and (f) organize seek for candidates who have computer knowledge. Where ever we go or we do, we just cannot (g) regard the importance of (h) compute in 21st century.

 

Answer: (a) revolutionary (b) overnight(c) scientists (d) upgrade (e) educational

(f) organizations (g) disregard (h)computer

 

 

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There goes a proverb that health is wealth. A man with ill health has to drag a (a)pain life. In order to lead a (b)health life and remain (c)physical fit, he has to avoid (d)healthy food. It is (e)danger to eat (f)poison food. None should drink (g)pure water. Because impure water is very (h)harm to health.

 

Answer:(a)painful(b)healthy(c)physically(d)unhealthy(e)dangerous(f)poisonous(g)impure (h)harmful

 

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Bangladesh is a small country but has a huge (a) populate. Most people here live below the poverty line and cannot therefore afford to educate their(b)child . Many poor children either drop out of school just after a few years or (c) simple do not go to school at all. Despite this situation, we have far too many students to educate (d)compare to the number of institutions (e)avail. Bangladesh needs more schools, colleges and universities to provide for the increasing number of students. But owing to (f)finance and resource constraints the (g) govern can not fine the requisite number of (h)education institution.

 

Ans:(a)population(b)children(c)simply(d)compared(e)available(f)financial(g)government(h)educational

 

 

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Water is an important element of our environment. But it is polluted in (a) vary ways. Man pollutes water by throwing waste into it. (b) farm use chemical (c) fertilize and insecticides in their fields .When rain and floods wash away some of these chemicals, they get (d)mix with water in rivers, canals and ponds. Mills and factories also throw their (e) poison chemicals and waste products into rivers and canals and they polluted the water. (f)sanitary latrines and (g)safe drains standing on river and canals banks are also responsible for further (h) pollute

 

Answer:(a)various(b)farmers(c)fertilizers(d)mixed(e)poisonous(f)unsanitary(g)unsafe (h)pollution

 

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There are four skills to learn a language (a) scientific. Writing is the (b)four skill. It is (c) essential important for those who take formal (d)educate. Those who do not go to schools and colleges for (e) institution education do not read and write, but they can learn the mother tongue. This is possible only because of listening and speaking. But in the case of a foreign language, the process is (f)differ. The (g)learn should learn it (h)methodical.

 

Answer:(a)scientifically (b)fourth (c)essentially (d)education (e) institutional (f)different (g)learners (h)methodically

 

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Education is one of the (a) base needs of a human being. It is essential for any kind of (b)–develop. The poor socio-economic condition of Bangladesh can be (c)large attributeted to most people’s (d) access to education. Many (e) literate people do not have any knowledge of health, sanitation and population control. If they are educated they could live a (f) health and planned life. Education teaches us how to earn well and how to spend well. It (g)able us to make the right choices in life and to perform our duties properly. It enhances our ability to raise crops, store food, protect the environment and carry out social (h)responsible.

 

Answer:(a) basic(b) development (c)largely (d)inaccessibility (e)illiterate (f)healthy (g)enables (h)irresponsibilities 

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Our national flag is the symbol of our freedom and a) sovereign.  It is also b)symbol of our integrity and solidarity.  Only c)territory independence without sovereignty is not the real independence.  Our national flag d)minds us of our  glorious existence.  It is also the emblem of our spirit, hopes and aspiration.  We  must e)hold its dignity.  It is a great pity that some f)treachery people live in this country but do not pay g)loyal to the sovereignty of the country.  They are really factors who worked against the war of h)liberate.

Ans:(a) sovereignty (b) symbolical (c)territorial (d)reminds (e)upholds (f) treacherous (g)loyalty (h)liberation

 

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We cannot (a)own anything good.(b)Good can be (c)attain by (d)do anything good. It is our(e)responsible to be good(f)mental .Our good (g)decide can lead us to the Zenith of success. We can become (h) success by doing all good deeds.

 

Answer:(a)own(b)goodness(c)attained (d)doing (e)responsibility (f)mentally (g)decision  (h)successful

 

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Patience is a great virtue. A patient man faces (a) difficult (b) patient. He does not grow (c) patient Nothing is(d)possible for him. He does everything (e) slow. (f)Actual he leads a (g)comfort life. He is (h)care in all means

 

Ans:(a)difficulty (b)patiently(c)impatient(d)impossible(e)slowly(f)actually (g)comfortable (h)careful

 

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Tree a) plan is a must for b) ecology balance. If trees are cut down and not planted c) proportionate the country will face more and more problems.  There should be laws so that the d) considerate people cannot cut down trees.  e)indiscriminate. Very often the f) editor desk of new paper write on the g)important of tree plantation and h)deforest cause by many dishonest people.

 

Answer: (a) plantation (b) ecology (c) proportionately (d) inconsiderate (e) indiscrimately (f)editorial (g)importance (h)deforestation

 

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(a) Kind is a divine virtue. So we should not be (b) kind to the people in distress and even to(c) low animals. Some naughty boys (d) joy beating the lower animals like dogs and cats. This is an(e) rational behavior. Animals can understand your act of kindness. If you are (f) friend with them, they can (g) real your kind behavior. As a result, friendship grows instead of (h) enemy.

 

Answer: (a)kindness (b)unkind (c)lower (d)enjoy (e)irrational (f)friendly (g)realize (h)enmity

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(a)Learn is a continuous process. We must be(b)preserve to acquire knowledge. But mere(c)book knowledge is not enough.Knowledge (d)lights our mind. It removes the (e) ignore of darkness. It (f)broads our outlook. It also helps us to lead a (g)prosper life free from (h) oppress.

Ans:(a)learning(b)persevering(c)bookish(d)enlightens(e)ignorance(f)broadens(g)prosperous (h)oppression

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One cannot become great in life (a) automatic. For this one needs to labour (b) continue. If one labours (c) regular, one’s goal can never remain (d) steady and (e) patience, he is sure to face (f)hard in life.

 

Ans: (a) automatically (b) continuously (c) regularly (d) steadily (e) happily (f)hardly

 

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The present age is marked not only by the importance of the family as an (a)economy and welfare (b)institute but also by its (c)increase importance as an (d)arrange for socializing and raising children and for the (e)physiology support of adults. There has been a wide (f)integration of large kin groups and an (g)intensify of (h)relation with the nuclear family. 

 

Ans:(a)economic(b)institution(c)increasing(d)arrangement(e)physycholgical (f)disintegration (g)intensification (h)relationship

 

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Money is the means of leading (a) world life.(b)Short of money makes our life (c)deplore. We cannot lead our life (d)prosper in want of money. But there is(e)difficult in earning money. Our peace and prosperity are (f)depend on proper utilization of money, spending money in an (g)prosper way can lead us to the path of destruction. So we should be (h)care in spending money.

 

Ans(a)worldly (b)shortage (c)deplorable (d)properly (e)difficulty (f)dependent (g)improper (h)careful

 

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All men are(a)equal important. A man who has no ear for music need not try to be(b)music.One needs (c)able with figures to be an accountant. Again one needs (d) imagine to be a design. An engineer needs (f) technique skill. And we know that (g) creature and (h)orinal are more important than technical skill.

 

Answer:(a)equally(b)musician(c)ability(d)imagination(e)designer(f)technical(g)creativity (h)originality

 

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Our educations remains (a)complete if we dot not learn good manners. In our behaviour with others we must be (b)respect with others. We should never (c) behave with anybody because our(d)conduct may hurt others. We should not create any (e) necessary quarrel with others. The (f) important of good manners is(g) measurable (h) .Real a man of good manners is a gentle man.

Ans:(a)incomplete(b)respectful(c)misbehave(d)misconduct(e)unnecessary(f)importance

(g)immeasurable (h)really

 

 

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Dhaka is a a)beauty city.    But its beauty is spoilt by our b)wise activities.    The city dwellers are polluting its environment.  C)cleanlinees is the d)ugly sight in the city.  In order to make the city look more beautiful, there should be a e)plansystem.  A lot of work has been done under f)beautify scheme to beautify the city.  But it will not prove g)fruit unless we are successful in our drive for h)cleanly.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Road accidents have a)recent become a regular phenomenon in our country.  As a result of the accidents many persons fall a victim to b)timely death.   It is reported  that most of the accidents occur because of the c)violate of traffic rules by d)skilled drivers and e)conscious passers by.   F)obedient  to traffic rules can help  to expedite the g)prevent of road accidents in the country.  The pedestrians must use the foot paths,  the over passes and the h)passes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ours is not a developed country.  We are a)gradual developing.  We are considered to be an b)developed country  because of many reasons.  C)literacy is one of them.  The govt of the country is aware of these.  So, measures have been taken for the d)eradicate of illiteracy.  It is true that literacy rate is e)rapid progressing.  The main reasons of it are f)dishonest and g)corrupt in every walk of life.  Another reason is h)obedience to laws of the land.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nobody can expect a good result in the examination without good a)prepare.  You should be b)prepare  for it well ahead of the schedule.  Some students remain c)prepare for the examination even it is imminent.  As a part of d)prepare step they go to the teachers for a concise e)suggest.  This is not a good practice.  Slow but  f)stead wins the race.  Students have g)know to understand the meaning of this h)verb in order to build up a prosperous career.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Man can have a)popular by means of service to people.  People in power can have honour.  But this honour will not last long if their behaviour is not good.  When common people are b)mental hurt by their c)behaviour, usually they do not express their feeling in front of them.  But they make d)criticize of their manners  and e)regard them later. F)ill-manner  people cannot have respect from others.  If they are g)power in society.  They cannot,  have h)popular.  People hate them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A book fair is a large scale a)exhibit of different kinds of books.  It is  b)occasion held in our country.  The bookstalls are c)temporary built and then decorated.  The d)publish organize it in order to e)play  the works of different authors.  The f)decorate work is completed costing a lot of money.  The g)organize do not worry for the h)expend because they can make profit by selling a lot of books.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Eve teaching is one of our social problems.  It is the result of moral a)degrade of our young generation.  Eve teaching is an b)moral  activity.  Laws have been c)acted to stop eve teaching.  We want the proper d)execute of the laws.  The steps will not produce the sesired result if the e)offend come out through the loopholes of the  laws.  What f)practical happens is  that the g)use of power makes the criminals go h)punished.  It is never desirable in a civilized society.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A winter morning is very cold and dull.  The sun is a)hard seen if the sky is b)cloud.  Nothing is seen at a distance and everything is hazy because of heavy fog.  The c)hazy continues until the fog disperses.  A winter morning is d)comfort for  the rich while it is e)comfort for the poor.  However,  winter is f)favour for working hard.  People can g)go hard labor and those who work h)physical do not get sweating and tired.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Health is the a)sound of both body and mind.  To posses good health, one must grow up b)physical, mentally,  c)emotional as well as d)social.  You may be  unsocially.   Balanced f)grow of our young g)learn is essential in order to have h)sound of both body and mind.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bangladesh is the most a)dense populated country of the world.  She is also an b)populated country.   There are many countries which are small but not overpopulated.  They are rather c)population.  We need d)population to e)move proverty,  but we have no way other than birth control.  In order to f)popular birth control certain steps have been taken g)pragmatic,  but the result is not yet upto the level of h)expect.

 

 

 

 

 

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Health  is the a)sound of both and mind.  To possess good health, one must grow up b)physical, mentally, c)emotional as well as d)social.  You may be unsocial and e)usual in your manners if you don’t grow up emotionally and socially.  Balanced f)grow of our young g)learn is essential in order to have h)sound of both body mind.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Our national flag is the symbol of our freedom and a)sovereign.  It is also b)symbol of our integrity and solidarity.  Only c)territory independence without sovereignty is not the real independence.  Our national flag d)minds us of our  glorious existence.  It is also the emblem of our spirit, hopes and aspiration.  We  must e)hold its dignity.  It is a great pity that some f)treachery people live in this country but do not pay g)loyal to the sovereignty of the country.  They are really fractors who worked against the war of h)liberate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Trees are a)use part of human environment.  They are needed to b)beauty our c)surround. No one should cut down a tree d)necessarily or for any e)important reason.   Let us plan more and more  trees.  In the usa on one living in the f)local can cut down any three without the g)permission local authority even if he is the h)own of he tree.   This rule should be introduced in our country too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tree a)plan is a must for b)ecology balance.   If trees are cut down and not planted c)proportionate the country will face more and more problems.  There should be laws so that the d)considerate people cannot cut down trees.  E)indiscriminate. Very often the f)editor desk of new paper write on the g)important of tree plantation and h)deforest cause by many dishonest people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A school magazing is a literary creation of the students reading in the school.  It is a)patron by the headmaster of the school.  A student works at the b)editor desk under the c)guide of senior teacher.  A school cannot bring out an d)inform magazine if the management is e)efficient. Many a good f)education institutions  bring out magazines g)annual focusing the h)creative of the young learners.

 

Prefix and Suffix

Prefix and Suffix

 

The root (Derivatives) Prefix (উপসর্গ)
Suffix (প্রত্যয় /বিভক্তি)

13.1 The root word/base word: It is the part of the word that contains the basic meaning or definition of the word.

The root word/base word: Noun, Adjective, Adverb, Verb

Subsidiary word: Preposition, Conjunction, Pronoun, Interjection

13.2 Prefix: The prefix is a word element placed in front of the root, which changes the word’s meaning or makes a new word.

List of (prefixes): be, de, dis, em, en, il, im, in, ir, un, mis, pre, re, bi, anti, fore, inter, non, over, semi, sub, inter, under, super, com, con, contra, ex, a, in, tri

13.3. Suffix: A suffix is a word element placed after the root, which changes the word’s meaning as well as its function.

a.      List of Nouns (suffixes) ce, cy, ty, th, ness, hood, dom, tion, sion, xion, age, ment, ess, er, al, ship, or, r, ism, ing, ure, ry, ist, ee, ade, an, ate, et
b.      List of Adjectives (suffixes) ent, ant, ar, or, al, ous, ful, tive, el, le, en, less, full, sive, able, ed, tory, ing, ic, ary, ish, like, y
c.       List of Verbs (suffixes) en, fy, ise, ed, t, ne, ate
d.      Adverb adjective+ly

 

13.4.1 Procedures of Identifying Correct Form of Words

1.       Article + noun (preposition) 1.       Verb + adjective/noun
2.       Article + adjective + noun 2.       There + verb + noun
3.       Article + adverb + adjective + noun 3.       Gerund (verb +ing)
4.       no + noun 4.       as/so + adjective + as
5.       Possessive + noun 5.       Noun as subject of verb
6.       preposition + noun 6.       verb + adverb + verb
7.       A sentence expresses complete meaning without the beginning, ending or any other words that will be an adverb.

 

13.4.2 Exercise on Correct Form of Words

1. Article + noun (preposition)
2. Article + adjective + noun (preposition)
3. Article + adverb + adjective + noun (preposition)
The entire root is not put in the (contain). Jerry liver in the (orphan). E-mail has brought about a (revolt). The (direct) left for its expansion is upwards. It is a (bar) to development. It is an (achieve). The (structural) has 1605 doors. The (celebrate) of Pohela baishak is traditional. It is marked by the (importantly) of the family. There has a (distant) of relatives. The world sees an (associate) of women with earning. It has the (appear) of a large tree. It refers to the (able) to use a language. The (different) between the two is huge. Oregami takes the (formal) of various object. They also showed a (fond) for bonsai. The (beautiful) of shape is important for Bonsai. He drew the (attentive) of his master. They gave her the (responsible) of organizing the club. It is added to imitate the (move) of real life objects. The (artistic) of bonsai is popular. It grows to a (high) of one foot. It is the (believe) of them. He took the (responsible) for breaking it. They have a (repute) for keeping emotions private. The (important) of television is many. Health is the (sound) of both body and mind. The (deep) of it is unreachable.

Nisu is a (merit) boy.  The (presently) age is marked by the importance of the family. It is marked as an (economy) institution. Bonsai is a (newly) form of pot-planting. It is an (interest) pastime. Jerry had a (strength) character. The (psychology) problems of children are increasing. It is a (nature) process. It is a (subconsciously) process. It is the (office) language in more than 60 countries.  The most (importance) thing about any language is communication. (recreat) activities can be divided into two types. Recreational (active) can be divided into two types. English helps the (internationally) community to communicate across national borders. Wires are used to force to grow in a (particularly) direction. Jerry was a (care) worker. He did for me the (necessity) thing. Sakhina Begum is a (benefit) of this project. Computer is a modern (invent). There are two ways of developing (communicate) competence. The (nation) dress of BD is the longyi. The old custom of (married) is changing. It is a form of geometrical (constructive). It earned international (acclaimed). (Particularly) class of people is provided with loan. The ILO training brings (add) income to her family. It refers to use a language in (vary) circumstances. (Communication) competence refers to the ability to use a language. English helps to communicate across (nation) borders. Oregami is a form of (decoration) plaything. Marriage of different (cultural) was in vague. (Academy) education is not enough for success. Cleanliness has great (important) in our life.

Mamun is a (physical) sound boy. Raghib was riding his cycle (fair) well. Good school is a very (expense) one. A very (signify) change is noticed in you. London made a very poor (impress) on him. Television has a great (education) value. The poor always lead a very (unhappiness) life. She is the most (dense) populated country.  He drags a very miserable (exist). Dhaka is a very (beauty) city. They looked for a very concise (suggest).  It is a large scale (exhibit) of books. It is a unique (literature) creation of the students. It is a very (commonly) bird. Taking drug is an (society) act. My mother is a very (religion) woman. She shows a very (emotion) love. He is a very qualitative (law). There lived a very old (farmland) in a village. Iron is the most (value) metal. Teaching is a very noble (profess). Being a (high) complex structure, its annual maintenance cost is huge.

 

4. No + noun                                    
I have no (compete) with him. Many of these have no (exist). It is difficult to drive if you have no (experienced) of driving here. The English has no (possess) of it. No (national) can progress except industry. There is no (contradictory) on gender issues in Islam. They have no (decide) to go there. She has no (know) of sanitation. Women’s roles have no (recognized) either. Women with no (educative) have come out of their cocoons. Ayesha Begum had no (landless) of her own. He was confined to a wheelchair with no (powerful) to control. She gives no (important) on honesty. These various celebrations have no (originate) in history.

 

5.Possessive + noun
All came forward to its (assist) in time of danger. The plant is taken out for its’ (origin) pot. Japanese are responsible for its (develop). I tried to return his (thoughtful). A century ago the world’s (populated) was only about 1.7 billion. Young people’s (tasteless) are gradually influenced by them. A major influence on American children’s (lively) is the television shows they watch. Indeed TV watching influences children’s (learn) style too. A society’s (cultural) is made up of all of its ideas. His (reputed) as a scientist soared higher and higher. It can be attributed to most people’s (inaccessible) to education. They will use their resources for their son’s (educate). Their (present) can be identified through telescopes. It makes us think of the realities of our (socially). Its (declare) as a World heritage Site. Collective responsibility for its (preserve) is needed. E-mail has its (able) to reduce the consumption of paper. These people have served their (national). It was performed at Nigeria’s (Independent) celebrations. These give the carnival its (vital) and (unique). They are very conscious of their (responsible). They did not want our (dependent). He should remove his (differ). Her (dense) of population per square mile is very high. His (contribute) has made him immortal. He must know his (responsible). Their (dedicate) is an act of inspiration for us. Bangladesh is our (born) land.

 

6.Preposition + noun
It is a matter of (express). It is the new practice of (monogamous). With the process of (industry) relationship is breaking down. The Chinese put a lot of (emphasise) on the unity of the family. The I make a trip just for (please). It is specially prized for (decorate). They quoted his words of (wise). Introverts and extroverts are particular types of (personally). They are not outgoing in (natural). It is the cause of (destruct) of wildlife. Development is impossible without (educative). They have a reputation for (punctual). The struggle for (democratic) has been momentous. He first received training in (cultivate). It has become the focus of (attentive). They spent time in (idle). He suffers from (frustrate). His (attain) is slow. The result is up to the level of (expect). The frequent taking of drugs leads a man to (die). Lack of (serious) is the sign of (lazy). They become the subject of (deprive). Common form of (marry) among the various cultural groups in Kenya was polygamy.

 

 

7.verb + adjective/noun
8.There + verb + noun
She is (anxiety) of his future. It’s not (safety) for girls to move. Jerry was never (gratefulness). The most important thing about any language is (communicative). I often feel (lonely) and bored. Conditions in my house are (favour). Let me first introduce my (beautifully) country to you. We gained (independent) from Britain. It is (fame) for its many pagodas. It also gained (popular) as a form of geometrical construction. Only Japanese are (responsibility) for its development. Introverts and extroverts are (particularly) types of personality. His courtesy was (instinct). He was (word). Jerry was never (gratefulness) when the author gave him a gift. Nazneen cannot give (concentrate) her study. Men were (responsibility) outdoor activities. The conditions of her house are not (suit) for her. Banking system shows (unwillingly) lend money to the poor. Banking system requires (efficient) playing an important role. Bangladesh is (pride) of Kazi Nazrul Islam. They gave (assist) to the Pakistani soldiers. It rather brings (frustrate). To become (success) in life, you must be dutiful. He is (study).

There is (relate) between them. There was (various) culture among the Kenyans. There is no (gravitation) and the body needs a lot of adjusting to do. Heavy objects can be moved with one finger as they have no (weighty). There is (clean) everywhere. There is no (understand) among his sons. There has (reputed) for keeping emotions private.

 

1.      A sentence can start with gerund (verb +ing) and infinitive (to +verb1).      
(Swim) is good for health. (Acquire) a language is more successful. (Learn) a language is like riding a cycle. (Dig) a deeper hole, Jerry steadied a loose stone. (Destroy) of forests has a very bad effect on. (Hunt) of animals should be restricted. (Feed) the ever growing population is a big challenge. (Sustain) the current level of production is a big task. (Conduct) experiments in space, scientists have launched Space Stations. (Get) acquainted with different cultures helps to broaden outlook. (Take) advantage of globalisation, it seems to be on a triumphant march. (Educated) girls contribute to creating wealth. (Fail) to educate girls results in a tremendous waste. (Use) his computer he carries out research work. (See) this, the teachers requested the guard on duty to open the gate. (Spend) money in an improper way can lead us to the path of destruction. (Keep) the woman uneducated development is impossible. (Smoke) is harmful to her health. (Take) drug is definitely an antisocial act. (Stand) in front of the graves, we bow down our head. (Fill) the pitcher, he went out. (Get) degrees is not all. (Study) a person’s repeated actions is to find out about that person.

 

10.as/so + adjective + as
He seems as (wisdom) as Neuton. No other sea beach in the world is as (length) as Cox’s Bazar. No other spinner in Bangladesh is as (perfectionist) as Rafiq. No other country is as (population) as Bangladesh. The (important) of television is too many to describe. Very few games are as (popularity) as cricket. Very few journeys in my life are so (memory) as it was. Very few cities of the world are as (expense) as Toronto. You are as (shorten) as he. Bela is not as (intelligence) as Abul. Sorrow is not as (strength) as hunger. The course of education is as (event) as the history of man.

 

11.Noun as subject
(Kind) is a condition of truthfulness. (Educate) can develop one’s ability. (Free) is the constitutional right of man. (Truthful) is a great virtue. (Short) of money makes our life deplorable. (Lazy) is a bad habit. (Obedient)  to traffic rules can help to expedite the (prevent) of road accidents. (Illiterate) is one of them. (Deforest) is one of the greatest threats to our environment. (Honest) is a great virtue. (Hospital) has long been a part of our culture in Bangladesh. (Eliminate) of gender disparity is essential for upholding human rights. (Construct) of the railroad encountered enormous problems. (Electricity) of the lines made it possible.

 

12.verb + adverb + verb
It was (intentional) killed by him. Yangoon was (former) known as Rangoon. But they can (hard) give up their extended family. They are (equal) done by both husbands and wives. It is (speciality) prized for decorating and for ceremonies. A Bonsai tree is (care) shaped to remain small. You can (certainty) learn through mistakes. They can (high) be educative too. Young people’s tastes are (gradual) influenced by them. He will (frequence) hold the other persons arm with his hand. The rise of terrorism and crime are (adverse) affecting society. (Late), a revolution has taken the world by storm. World English has now (complete) moved away from. Globalisation is (main) connected with business. Global cultures are (steady) getting integrated with local cultures. Different cultures are (constant) interacting. Ismail’s lot has changed (radical). It is (popular) known as the Toy Train. The use of computer has (recent) increased to a very great extent. Television programmes should be (careful) produced. Honey is (nature) produced by honey bees.

 

1.      A sentence expresses complete meaning without the beginning, ending or any other words that will be an adverb.                                                                            
(Normal) I get up at 8 am. A small family does not (necessary) make one happy. We are (main) Buddhists. (Previous), authority in the family rested on the husband. It refers to the ability to use a language (appropriate). Acquisition is ‘picking up’ a language (spontaneous). English (usual) helps to get good jobs. You learn to communicate (effectiveness) by using it. They are interested in spending free time (effective). Age has come on me (sudden). Introverts are (usual) shy. (Former), Germans used to work ten hours a day. A passenger pushed him (rude). No one hits (accuracy) every time. He chose to work (careful). The ILO has started the project (recent). Every person learns his or her mother tongue (natural). Fahima agreed (happy). (Quick) he noticed the missing leg. The master clapped his hands (loud). The cook replied (quiet). (Near) seventy percent of it suffer from malnutrition. (Recent), our language day has been declared internationally. We should receive him (cordial). The Pakistani soldiers killed our people (merciless). This problem must be removed (immediate). 

 

 

13.5 Complete the text adding suffixes, prefixes or the both with the root words given in the parenthesis.

  1. Dhaka is not a clean city. There is (a)—(clean)—everywhere. (b)—(leak)—of sewerage pipes and dumping of wastes have made the city very (c)—(filth)—and unclean. We throw away the wastes here and there. We are so (d)—(conscious)—that we throw them out of the windows. We never think that these thrown out wastes fall on the heads of the pedestrians walking away the footpath. What a (e)—(sense)—! In the developed countries people never throw away dirty things or wastes here and there. They are very conscious of their (f)—(responsible)—. They never keep the wastes (g)—(pack)—. The packed wastes are kept in front of their residences. The (h)—(clean)—of the city corporation collect them everyday in the morning. The (i)—(own)—of the house reaches the cleaners the packed wastes. In the USA a kind of small trolley-bins are supplied and placed in front of the residences. They are so (j)—(conscience) —people.
  2. Water is polluted in different ways. We are responsible for water (a)—(pollute)—. Oil and diesel and human waste mix with water. (b)—(insect)—and also (c)—(fertilize)—mix with water. There are still (d)—(sanitary)—latrines in the country. All these cause water pollution. We should not drink (e)—(boil)—water for good health. Our rural people do not know how to purify water. Water (f)—(purify)—process can help them drink pure water. If the arsenic (g)—(contaminate)—continues, arsenicosis will cause more deaths. Arsenic is found in ground water. Tube-well water contains arsenic. For (h)—(prevent)—of arsenicosis people should eat a balanced diet containing fish and vegetables. We also need a campaign for (i)—(motivate)—to create (j)—(aware)—among people.
  3. Computer is a modern (a)—(invent)—. It is an electric device. It stores (b)—(form)—on a (c)—(magnet)—tape. Then it makes an (d)—(analyse)—and produces the data as required. Computer is really a very (e)—(wonder)—invention. The use of computer has got worldwide (f)—(popular)—. It has been further (g)—(modern)—. People are going to have (h)—(computer)—system of world in every sector. But one thing is very important to know that (i)—(use) —of computer affects eye-sight. So students should (j)— (minimum) —the period of using a computer.
  4. Patriots love their country more than their lives. (a)—(patriot)—is a virtue. Men without patriotism can do anything (b)—(harm)—to the country. Our history shows that (c)—(patriot)—men made the nation subservient to the overseas (d)—(rule)—. They are more dangerous than (e)— (venom)—snakes. They did not want our (f)—(dependent)—. They are traitors. They are enemies. They gave (g)—(assist)—to the Pakistani soldiers. There is no country in the world where people quarrel among themselves over the question of independence. We were very (h)—(fortunate)—to have such people. However, after so many years of independence, we should remove our (i)—(differ)—and work for the country (j)—(unite)—.
  5. Religion leads us to the path of truth. The habit and manners of a (a)—(religion)—man make him worthy and (b)—(honor)—. Without being religious, one cannot be (c)—(sprit)—rich and (d)—(light)—. Religion helps to build up one’s moral character. So it is said that (e)—(moral)—has its root in religion. We should teach our children to become religious to build up a happy and (f)—(peace)—career. Love for only (g)—(world)—pleasure cannot give real peace. It rather brings (h)—(frustrate)—. (i)— (religious)—people only hanker after worldly pleasure. They may (j)—(believe)—in God. So try to follow your religion.
  6. Courtesy is a virtue in man. It goes without saying that courtesy costs nothing but gives a lot. So you should be courteous. That is you must have (a)—(polite)—. People will (b)—(like)—and (c)—(respect)— you if you are (d)—(courteous)—. Nobody likes (e)—(courtesy)—. Try to be gentle from your student life. When we come across a (f)—(strange)—, we should not be (g)—(friends)—towards him. If the stranger is a (h)—(tour)—, we should receive him (i)—(cordial)—. If he comes to visit our locality we should (j) —(company)—him to the important spots.
  7. In the past children used to play in the open field before or after school hours. But now our children keep (a)—(door)—before the TV or computer. They watch TV or play games on computer. Children’s (b)—(fond) —for use of computer has (c)—(recent)—increased to a very great extent. Some prefer computer games to other programs. This (d)—(prefer)—is not a good habit. It makes them (e)—(attentive)—to studies and very often (f)—(active)—. So they should not keep bent on computer for long hours. They think that they are not spending time in (g)—(idle)—. Though this is not the (h)—(waste)—of time, it is the spending of mental energy. They do not undergo any exertion (i)—(physical)—and as a result they become (j)—(mental)— tired.
  8. Bangladesh is an (a)—(populated)—country. Her (b)—(dense)—of population per square mile is very high. The per capita income of people is also low. Majority people live here below (c)—(poor)— line. Moreover, there are lots of problems that are the (d)—(hinder)—to her development, Political (e)—(rest)—is one of them. We are living in a (f)—(democrat)—country. We have many (g)—(achieve)—though we live in (h)—(sufficient)—. The country is gradually advancing towards (i)—(prosper)—. But observing hartal has become a bad political culture in our country. It harms economy and causes a great suffering to (j)—(politics)—people. We should give up the practice of hartal for our own interest.
  9. Man can have (a)—(popular)—by means of service to people. People in power can have honour. But this honour will not last long if their behaviour is not good. When common people are (b)—(internal)— hurt by their (c)—(behaviour)—. Usually they do not express their feeling in front of them. But they make (d)—(criticize)—of their manners and (e)—(regard)—them later. The (f)—(elder)—people should be honoured by the juniors or the young people in the society. In the (g)—(develop)—countries the people over sixty are called senior citizens and they are everywhere respected (h)—(according)—. In the (i)—(develop)—countries we expect this kind of (j)—(treat)—to the seniors.
  10. In order to (a)—(material)—you dream, you need (b)—(determine)—and efforts. Nothing is (c)—(achieve)—in this world without hard work, Nothing is (d)—unachieve for those who are blessed with (e) —(common)—abilities. They are very fortunate. It is a bad habit to put off the lesson for tomorrow. Good students never do this. It is (f)— (neglect)—of one’s duty. If you are not (g)—(duty)—. You will never do it. (h)—(dutiful)—is a very bad practice that brings about (i)— (adverse)—in life. To become (j)—(success)—in life, you must be dutiful.
  11. Sound health is the (a)—(come)—of physical exercise in a (b)—(regulate)—form. (c)—(regulate)—form of exercise or (d)— (exercise)—is injurious to health. Remember that if you take physical exercise, you must not be (e)—(regular)—. Physical exercise increases our appetite and improves (f)—(digest)—power. If anybody suffers from (g)—(digest)—he should take physical exercise. Proper (h)—(digest)—of food removes his loss of appetite. Physical exercise removes (i)—(constipate)—and helps proper blood (j)— (circulate)—.
  12. Every man does not have the same ability. It differs from man to man. (a)—(educate)—can develop one’s ability, but yet the (b)—(differ)—remains. An educated man can do something that is (c)—(possible)—for an d)—(educated)—man. It is because education can (e)—(able)—him to do it. (f)—(academy)—education is not enough for (g)—(lighten)—the mentality of man. But it is necessary for awarding certificates and (h)—(measure)—of knowledge.
  13. To become sure of doing well in the examination, you have to be attentive to studies. Regular practice can (a)—(sure)—your better performance. But if you are (b)—(attentive)—and (c)—(regular)—you cannot expect to do so. Remember that (d)—(regularity)—will result in (e) —(satisfactory)— performance. Our students know this. But still many of them fail to show better (f)—(perform)—because they are (g)—(neglect)—of their duties we must believe that willful (h)—(negligent)—is a crime.
  14. Population is on the rise in our country. Families are breaking. The (a)—(break )—of joint families leads to the (b)—(separate)—of family members. This is one of the dominant reasons of (c)—(divide)—(d)—(division)—and (e)—(fragment)—of land. (f)—(consequent)—, the quantity of lands is (g)—(gradual)— decreasing. Too many boundaries on land cause problem in (h)—(cultivate)—.