Gap Filling Exercises for class 8 (Solved)Exercise-7&8

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Cloze Test Printable Exercises with Answers

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.

Exercise-7

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

Last month, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa adopted a Royal Bengal Tiger (a)_______ the Mysore zoo for a year, paying Rs. 90,000 for its (b) _______ . With his new role as a “foster father” to a tiger, Yeddyurappa joins a growing (c) _______ of institutions and people (d) _______ are boosting the wildlife conservation movement in the country by adopting various endangered species.

(a) (i) at                (ii) in                      (iii) for                    (iv) on

(b) (i) keeping      (ii) upkeep            (iii) upkept              (iv) keep

(c)(i) troupe         (ii) gang                (iii) band                  (iv) herd

(d) (i) who            (ii) which              (iii) that                    (iv) where

Answers:

(a) (i) at

(b) (ii)upkeep

(c)(iii)band

(d)(i)who

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Exercise-8

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

Some people are lucky enough never to fall sick, but most (a)_______  us have to go (b) _______a doctor occasionally for treatment and examination. Except in emergencies, it is customary to make an appointment (c) _______ arriving at a doctor’s clinic. When a patient visits a doctor (d) _______ the first time, he or she is asked a number of questions.

(a) (i) of               (ii) to                    (iii) among             (iv) in

(b) (i) into            (ii) with                (iii) to                     (iv) for

(c) (i) when          (ii) after                (iii) while                (iv) before

(d) (i) on              (ii) of                    (iii) for                    (iv) in

Answers:

(a) (i) of

(b) (iii) to

(c)(iv)before

(d)(iii) for

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