Standard 8 (std) English Topical Questions
Read the passage below It contains blank spaces numbered 1 to 15. For each blank space. choose the BEST alternative from the choices given .
It was a _1_ occasion when Mang’are and Cheredi got married. One year _2_ , the couple was blessed
with twin girls. I had the privilege of _3_ the twins at the hospital after they were born. They looked tiny and _4_ . The twins were calm and spent a lot of time _ 5_
When woke up, however, it was quite a different _6_. Each of them seemed to have a good appetite
and wanted to_7_but their mother found it easier to breastfeed one at a time.
_8_ of the two was not lucky to be the fairest at the breast, screamed her lungs out. Cheredi was at times
Forced to hold the two babies and breastfeed _9_ the same time.
As they grew older, the twins seemed to have _10_ to make life very difficult for their parents. As soon as
one fell asleep, the _11_ woke up. They _12_ loved with pattern at night. Mang’are and Cheredi had
to take _13_ to care for the babies at night. Things have now changed. The twins are bigger and _14_ to handle. It is true they make a racket in the house sometimes ,but they are _15_ a joy to behold.
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