Gap Filling Exercises for class 8 (Solved)Exercise-21&22

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Following are the exercises of open cloze passage and gap filling.  These grammar exercises for class 8 are based on English modals exercises, verbs exercises, grammar tense exercises, modal auxiliary, simple past and other tense exercises. These gap fillers for beginners and cloze test will help you in first certificate in English (FCE). The following esl form filling exercises are specially designed for class 8. A printable version in PDF form is also available at the bottom of each exercise.


Complete the following passage by choosing the most appropriate options from the ones given below

The sudden withdrawal (A) _____ the Non-cooperation Movement by Gandhi (B) _____ violence of Chauri-Chaura in which some policemen were killed, came as a major setback (C) _____ the non-cooperation movement. About the same time, dethronement of Sultan Abdul Hamid (D) _____Kamal Ata Turk who took control of Turkey (E) _____ staging a military coup made the Khilafat Movement redundant and unproductive. This turned the anti-kafir frenzy of Khilafatists (F) _____ the British Kafirs to Hindu Kafirs and resulted (G) _____ the killings of thousands of Hindus in Malabar and other parts (H) _____ the country.

(A)  (a) by              (b) of                     (c) from                       (d) with

(B)  (a) before        (b) in                     (c) after                       (d) for

((C)  (a) to              (b) for                   (c) from                       (d) with

 (D)  (a) with          (b) along with       (c) by                           (d) and

 (E)  (a) while         (b) on                    (c) by                           (d) up

( F)  (a) to              (b) from                (c) for                           (d) off

 (G)  (a) with          (b) for                   (c) against                    (d) in

 (H)  (a) off            (b) of                    (c) in                             (d) by


(A) (b) of                  (B) (c) after                        

(C)(a) to                   (D)(c)by

(E) (c) by                  (F) (b) From                       

(G)(d)in                    (H)(b)of

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Complete the following passage by choosing the most appropriate options from the ones given below

You (A) _____ come to school in proper dress. You (B) _____ to visit the library in your vacant periods. You (C) _____ make it a habit borrows the books you like for your studies. But spoiling the books (D) _____ be avoided at any cost. Tearing off pages or underlining the passages (E) _____be seriously dealt with. Remember, you (F)______ behave like gentlemen to be worthy students of this school. Also, you (G) _____ respect your teachers. After all you learn at their feet. But you (H) _____flatter them to take undue advantage.

(A) (a) must        (b) might                (c) need                   (d) dare

(B) (a) would      (b) should               (c) might                  (d) could

 (C) (a) may        (b) could                 (c) can                      (d) might

(D) (a) should     (b) ought to           (c) need                    (d) must

(E) (a) shall         (b) will                    (c) can                      (d) may

(F) (a) need        (b) must                  (c) should                (d) may

(G) (a) ought to (b) need                  (c) dare                    (d)should   

(H) (a) daren’t    (b) needn’t              (c) mustn’t              (d) oughtn’t


(A) (a) must              (B) (b)should                    

(C)(c)can                   (D)(b)ought to

(E) (b) will                 (F) (c) should                    

(G)(d)should             (H)(b)needn’t

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