*Right form of verbs
প্রিয় পরীক্ষার্থী, আজ ইংরেজি দ্বিতীয় পত্রের ৫ নম্বর প্রশ্ন, অর্থাত্ Right form of verbs নিয়ে আলোচনা করব।
Read the text and fill in the gaps with the correct form of verbs as per subject and context. 5
There are many reasons for which many students in our country (a) — (fail) in English. That English being a foreign language is the main reason. English is as if it (b) — (be) a language (c) — (mean) for a particular class of
people. It ((d) — (regard) as a sheer wastage of time. They (e) — (begin) to cram English as though they (f) — (consider) cramming is the only way to learn English. But I (g) — (have) they been earnest in learning English, they (h)
— (learn) it easily; Moreover, they are not (i) — (motivate) properly. In addition, the textbooks (j) — (not write) according to the need of learners.
Answer-16 : (a) fail; (b) were; (c) meant; (d) is regarded; (e) begin; (f) considered; (g) had;
(h) learnt; (i) motivated; (j) are not written.
My 17th birthday ceremony (a) — (hold) yesterday. On the occasion the whole house
(b) — (decorate) very nicely. All the rooms
(c) — (clean). A dining table (d) — (set) in the middle of the dining room. Various delicious items of food (e) — (cook) by my mother. An order (f) — (give) for a birthday cake. The guests who (g) — (invite) started to come. They (h) — (welcome) by my parents. They (i) — (tell) to sit in the drawing room. The cake (j) — (bring) in time.
Answer-17 : (a) was held (b) was decorated (c) were cleaned (d) was set (e) were cooked (f) was given (g) were invited (h) were welcomed (i) were told (j) was brought.
‘Pahela Boishakh’ (a) — (be) the first day of a Bangla new year. The day is a public holiday. This day (b) — (have) a special significance for us as it (c) — (form) a part of Bangalee culture and tradition. People from all walks of life, irrespective of their ethnic identity or religious beliefs, (d) — (celebrate) the day with traditional festivities. On this day, the whole of Bangladesh is in a festival mood. The day (e) — (inspire) people to start life with renewed hopes and inspirations. Every year the day is celebrated traditionally. People (f) — (wake) up early in the morning, have a bath and (g) — (wear) their traditional clothes. Young women wear white saris with red borders and (h) — (adorn) themselves with colourful churis and flowers, while men (i) — (dress) themselves with pajamas and Panjabis. It is a day when people (j) — (love) eating traditional food.
Answer-18 : (a) is (b) has (c) forms
(d) celebrate (e) inspires (f) wake (g) wear
(h) adorn (i) dress (j) love.
A farmer (a) — (take) some sacks of wheat to a mill. The mill (b) — (be) a few kilometers ways. On the way the horse (c) — (stumble) and one of the sacks fell to the ground. It (d) — (be) too heavy for the farmer to lift and there was nobody around to help him. He (e) — (wonder) what to do. Meanwhile, he saw a horseman (f) — (come) towards him. As the rider (g) — (come) nearer, the farmer recognized him. It was no other than the nobleman who (h) — (live) in a grand house at the top of the hill. The poor man (i) — (think) of approaching the rider. He was at a complete loss. But the nobleman (j) — (stop) in front of the farmer and got off the horse to help the poor man.
Answer-19 : (a) was taking (b) was
(c) stumbled (d) was (e) wondered (f) coming (g) came (h) lived (i) did not think (j) stopped
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