Thursday, June 5, 2008

Learning vocabulary is fun

Build 10 words from the word “ENVIRONMENT”.
1. __________________
2. __________________
3. __________________
4. __________________
5. __________________
6. __________________
7. __________________
8. __________________
9. __________________
10. __________________

Two words: 1 mark
Three words: 2 marks
Four words: 3 marks
Five words and above: 6 marks Total marks: _________

Green Tips



Green Tips: Save Power (electricity, gas and petroleum)

It’s easy to protect the planet! These tips help save energy. So get green and give the tips a try. Make sure to ask your parents before trying any of these tips.
• Replace incandescent light bulbs with compact fluorescent ones. They last up to ten times longer and can use a quarter of the energy.
• Plug electronics into a power strip and flip off the switch when the gadgets aren’t in use.
• Switch off the light and fan every time you leave a room.
• Place your desk next to a window and use natural light instead of a lamp.
• Turn off the TV or video game console and play outside.
• Ask Mom or Dad to turn off the car instead of letting it idle while you're waiting.
• Ride a bike or walk instead of using the car.
• Carpool.

Sunday, June 1, 2008

GRAMMAR :PREPOSITION

Preposition

Instruction: Put a tick / in the appropriate box.
Top of Form


1

He made his escape by jumping ______ a window and jumping ______ a waiting car.



over / into



between / into



out of / between



out of / into



up to / out of


2

To get to the Marketing department, you have to go ______ those stairs and then ______ the corridor to the end.



over / into



between / into



out of / between



out of / into



up / along


3

I saw something about it ______ television.



in



on



at



through



with


4

I couldn't get in ______ the door so I had to climb ______ a window.



through / in



between / into



out of / between



out of / into



up / along


5

She took the key ______ her pocket and put it ________ the lock.



over / into



between / into



out of / in



by / on



up to / out of


6

He drove ______ me without stopping and drove off ______ the centre of town.



from / into



towards / over



along / up



past / towards



in / next to


7

I took the old card ______ the computer and put ______ the new one.



through / in



out of / in



out of / between



out of / into



up / along


8

I went ______ him and asked him the best way to get ______ town.



from / into



towards / over



along / up



by / on



up to / out of


9

It's unlucky to walk ______ a ladder in my culture. I always walk ______ them.



through / in



out of / in



under / around



out of / into



up / along


10

The restaurant is ______ the High Street, ______ the cinema.



through / in



out of / in



under / around



in / next to



up / along


11

Sally left school ______ the age of 16 and went to work ______ a bank.



through / in



out of / in



under / around



in / next to



at / in


12

He jumped ______ the wall and ______ the garden.



over / into



towards / over



along / up



by / on



up to / out of


13

He was driving ______ 180 miles per hour when he crashed ______ the central barrier.



at / into



out of / in



under / around



in / next to



at / in


14

She ran ______ the corridor and ______ the stairs to the second floor.



from / into



towards / over



along / up



by / on



in / next to


15

John is the person standing ______ the window, ______ the woman with the long blonde hair.



at / into



beside / next to



under / around



in / next to



at / in


16

When the bull ran ______ me, I jumped ______ the fence.



from / into



towards / over



beside / next to



by / on



in / next to


17

Look, that car's ______ fire.



through



with



in



into



on


18

He saw a parking space ______ two cars and drove ______ it.



over / into



between / into



along / up



by / on



up to / out of


19

Harry comes to work ______ car but I prefer to come ______ foot.



at / into



beside / next to



by / on



in / next to



at / in


20

He took the book ______ the shelf and put it ______ his bag.



from / into



at / into



beside / next to



by / on