Tutorial World Primary 5
 
Name:_________________________ Date:_______________
 

Grammar (2.1)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. ________ the matter with you today? You are not concentrating at your work.
(1) What (3) Why
(2) What's (4) How ( )
 
2. The company has to cut ________ on its expenses to save cost.
(1) down (3) off
(2) away (4) through ( )
 
3. We have ________ to organise a house-warming party.
(1) since (3) yet
(2) maybe (4) always ( )
 
4. He took it upon ________ to help the poor and the homeless.
(1) him (3) himself
(2) his (4) itself ( )
 
5. When you buy a new car, remember to run ________ the engine.
(1) on (3) off
(2) away (4) in ( )
 
6. If today is Tuesday, then the day ________ yesterday is Sunday.
(1) after (3) on
(2) before (4) in ( )
 
7. ________ of us has yet to see the Manchester football team in live action.
(1) None (3) Everyone
(2) Everybody (4) Somebody ( )
 
8. Limin managed to concentrate ________ of all the noise around her.
(1) in spite (3) despite
(2) althought (4) since ( )
 
9. Yuli is the ________ child and he has to set a good example for his siblings.
(1) oldest (3) older
(2) eldest (4) elder ( )
 
10. He went home after he missed the first train ________ of waiting for the second train to arrive.
(1) in spite (3) despite
(2) instead (4) because ( )

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