SECOND TERM EXAMINATION 2020
CLASS: PRIMARY 2 SUBJECT: ENGLISH LANGUAGE
Ade was injured yesterday while playing football with his classmate in school. He had a cut on his leg as he fell to the ground. His classmates quickly took him to the sport master. The sports master cleaned the wound with hydrogen peroxide and cotton wool. After this, he applied iodine to the wound. Ade screamed because the iodine ‘bit’ him.
Later the sport master put cotton wool on the wound and bandaged it. This is called First Aid. Ade was later taken home by the sports master.
1.) Who was injured yesterday? (a) Obi (b) Ade (c) Ada
2.) How did he get injured? (a) he was playing basketball with his classmate
(b) he was playing music with his classmate (c) he was playing football with his classmate
3.) Where was he taken to? (a) he was taken to the class teacher
(b) he was taken to the sports master (c) he was taken to the classroom
4.) What did the sport master do? (a) he cleaned the wound with water
(b) he cleaned the wound with soap (c) he cleaned the wound with hydrogen peroxide
5.) What is first aid? ____________________________________________________________
Fill in the blanks with the correct personal pronouns
6.) Adamu and Yusuf are brothers ________________________ stay near my house.
7.) Williams is my friend ____________________ likes to play basketball
8.) I saw a cat in the drain __________________________ was wet and dirty.
9.) ___________________ must finish your food.
10.) Moji has gone home. ________________ went home by bus.
Literature: Sabrina and The Prince
11.) The death of Sabrina’s parents made her ________ (a) a window (b) an orphan (c) an outcast
12.) Sabrina lived ____________ the village dwellers (a) among (b) far away from (c) beside
13.) Why did Sabrina’s late father decide to teach her how the mixture were made (a) because she asked to be taught (b) because she was eager to learn (c) because she was very respectful
14.) Sabrina songs always came with a feeling of _______ (a) tears (b) hope (c) anger
15.) The statement, “I’m not going to hurt you” was made by ____________
(a) kaaku (b) the hunter (c) Sabrina
Fill in the blanks with the most suitable preposition
16.) The rat ran _________________ the hole (a) into (b) under (c) between
17.) Don’t stand __________________ the fire (a) across (b) near (c) over
18.) There is a letter _____________________ you (a) for (b) at (c) by
19.) The birds flew ____________________ the trees (a) below (b) under (c) over
20.) The dogs ran ____________________ the thief (a) before (b) after (c) for
Composition: Write a composition about your best food
My best food is ____________________________________________
It is a/an __________________________________ food
It is very __________________________ (bad, delicious)
It makes my body ____________________________________ (weak, healthy)
The mode of preparing it is by ______________________________ (boiling, cooking, frying)
It is a _______________________________________ (balanced diet, non-balanced diet)
I like my best food because it ________________________ (gives me energy, destroys my body)