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Sunday, 24 June 2018

ICSE 2019 English 1 Practice Paper 1

ICSE 2019 English 1 Practice Paper 1

Question 1          [5+5]
(a) You are the President of a children's club in your locality. You and your team are planning to organise a programme to celebrate Teachers Day.
Write a notice to be put up in the local Supermarket, giving details of the programme to create an awareness of the event.
(b) Write an e-mail to the General Manager of the Supermarket seeking permission to display the notice and requesting a sponsorship for the event.
Question 2
(a) Rewrite the following sentences as per the directions given without changing the meaning of any of the sentence:              [8]
1. Hide the letter. Your friend may read it.  
(use: lest)
2. The lion did not intend to hurt the clown. 
(Use the noun form of intend)
3. As soon as the film is over, the audience rush to the exit.  
(Begin: No sooner)
4. “Check your purse. You might have forgotten the flight ticket.” My mother said.
(Change into reported speech)
5. Rahel was shocked by the rude behaviour of Kate.
(Change the voice)
6. Jameel loves his dog. He does not love me as much. 
(Combine into a single sentence)
7. Anila said, “How thrilling it was to watch the game!”
(Change into reported speech)
8. Atlas is stronger than Hercules. 
(Use: strong)
(b) Fill in the blanks with appropriate prepositions.                         [2]
1. The question is …….. much importance.
2. Worshipping the sun is prevalent …….. the tribals.
3. She broke the mirror……………. many pieces. 
4. He ate rice………….. curry.