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    I. Reading Comprehension ( 20 Marks)
    Passage 1 (10 marks)
    Read the following biography then answer the questions below.
    William Shakespeare was a famous English playwright. He was born on April 23rd, 1564 in Stratford, a town in the centre of England.
    In 1582, he married Anne Hathaway. After one year he had his first child Susanna. In 1585 he moved to London. In the same year he had twins Judith and Hamnet. Shakespeare started his first play Henry VI in 1589 and finished it in 1592. In the same year, he became very ill. In1594 he joined a group of actors. From 1595 to 1611 he wrote about 36 plays, but he stopped writing in 1611. Five years later Shakespeare died.

    A- Complete the table with information from the text.
    dates names
    ........................................ .................................................. ...........
    ........................................ .................................................. ............
    B-Tick (  ) or (  ).
    1-Shakespeare was a famous architect. ( )
    2- Shakespeare was Indian. ( )
    3- He wrote 36 plays. ( )
     (2)
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    C- Choose the correct word to complete the sentences.
    1- Shakespeare married in ........................................
    a- 1595 b- 1582 c- 1564 d- 1611
    2- In 1592 he became very........................................
    a- ill b- poor c- famous d- rich
    3- Shakespeare started his first........................................Henry VI in 1589.
    a- film b- play c- poem d- painting

    Passage 2 (10 marks)

    Read the passage then answer the questions below.
    Maria lives in Milano but she works on the island of Sicilia. The journey takes her a long time to get to work. First, she rides her bicycle to the bus station. It is about one kilometer and takes her five minutes. Then she catches a bus to the ferry stop. It is about ten kilometers but it takes her nearly thirty minutes because of the bad traffic. The ferry takes about fifteen minutes to get to the island. There Maria catches a taxi that takes almost five minutes. After that, she should walk five minutes to arrive to the office where she works. In the afternoon, she does it all again, in the opposite direction.

    A- The text above is about Marias ....................
    a- family b-journey c-poem d-car

    B- Circle the correct answer.

    1- The bus takes to the ferry stop:
    a- five minutes b-ten minutes c-twenty minutes d- thirty minutes

    2- Maria works in:
    a- an office b- a bank c- a hotel d- a school

    3- On the island, Maria walks for:
    a- 10 minutes b- 5 minutes - 15 minutes d-20 minutes
     (3)
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    C -Choose the word or phrase that has almost the same meaning as the
    underlined words.

    1- The word catches in line 3 means .................................
    a- house b- office c- takes d- trip

    2- The word ferry in line 5 means a kind of ..........................
    a- bus b- train c- plane d- boat

    D- 1-Where does Maria live? ..........................
    a- in Milano b- in Sicilia c- in Paris d- in Madrid

    2-Why does the bus take a long time from the bus station to the ferry stop?
    a- Because the traffic is good. b- Because the bus is old.
    c- Because the road is bad. d- Because the traffic is bad.


    Vocabulary (20 marks)
    A- Choose the correct answer. (15 marks)
    1- How..is it to your home?
    a- long b- far c- much d- many

    2- Lettuce and potatoes are .
    a- fruits b- water c- vegetables d- drinks

    3- Coffee is aof hot drink.
    a- method b- kind c- plant d- flower

    4- I like playing..
    a- chess b-radio c- road d- chicken

    5- Tennis is a ball.. for two or four people.
    a- sculptor b- game c- theatre d- stadium

    6- He goes to see.at the cinema.
    a- films b- walkman c- poet d- sport

    7- My brother is riding his..
    a- theatre b- school c- chess d- motorbike

    8- ..means skiing on the sea.
    a- Reading b- Shopping c- Surfing d- Sleeping

    9- writes novels.
    a-A painter b- A sculptor c- An architect d- A novelist

    10- Its a piece of
    a- architecture b- leisure c- writer d- poet
    - ( ) 2007
    11- ..10% people get to work by taxi.
    a- Much b- Over c- Less d- More

    12- We use..to make fries.
    a- meat b- salad c- potatoes d- bread

    13-Sultan Al Owais is a famous
    a- architect b- poet c- doctor d- lawyer

    14- Paris is the .of France.
    a- village b- continent c- country d- capital

    15- My friend is.
    a- India b- Oman c- Omani d- Bahrain

    B- Complete the sentences with words from the box. (5 marks)

    tram - calories - biography - butter - leisure

    1- She eats..and bread in the breakfast.
    2- They take the..to get home.
    3- Playing sport is the favoriteactivity for teenagers.
    4- One egg contains 90
    5- Im studying the ..of Nagib Mahfouz.

    Grammar (25 marks)
    A- Choose the correct word a, b, c or d. (15 marks)

    1- She needs .................................. water.
    a- any b- some c- many d- big
    2- Monet died .................................. December 5th, 1929.
    a- in b- on c- at d- to
    3- The teacher gave .................................. homework.
    a- I b- we c- us d- they
    4- How long .................................. it take to the bank?
    a- do b- has c- had d- does
    5- There is a girl .................................. near the playground.
    a- playing b- is playing c- play d- played
    6- I get to school .................................. bus.
    a- on b- in c- by d- at
     (5)
    - ( ) 2007
    7- What does the doctor .................................. ?
    a- says b- saying c- said d- say
    8- My friend goes to work.foot.
    a- on b- in c- by d- at
    9- Hissa .................................. watching cartoons.
    a- hate b- hating c- to hate d- hates
    10- She .................................. a letter to her sister.
    a- write b-written c- wrote d- to write
    11- We want .................................. our friends.
    a- to meet b- meet c- met d- meeting
    12- There are exactly .................................. books in this bookshop.
    a- thousand b- a thousand c- a thousands d- thousands
    13- Can you .................................. this poem?
    a- read b- reading c- to read d- reads
    14- The distance is .................................. seven to nine kilometres.
    a- for b- between c- from d- to
    15- I like eating a lot of ..................................
    a- strawberris b- strawberriz c- strawberry d- strawberries

    B- Reorder the following words to make meaningful sentences. (10 marks)
    1- it / How / is / far? .... .
    2- story / is / A / novel / a long.
    .... .
    3- from / are / Chips / made / potatoes.
    .... .4- is / novelist / Shakespeare / a famous . .... . 5- gets / from Gandessa / Juan / a train / to Adra.
    .... .

    Writing (15 marks)
    A- Add the missing letters. (2 marks)
    1- The b__cycles are going faster.
    2- It is a wonderful p__inting.
    3- I want to eat one portion of r__ce.
    4- She is shopping at Al Manar M__ll.
    - ( ) 2007
    B- Write three sentences about your favourite leisure activities. (3 marks)
    1- .... .
    2- .... .
    3- .... .

    C- Read the following text then write about yourself in the same way.
    (80__120words). (10 marks)

    My friend is Joanna. She is from London. She is in grade 7. Every day she walks to the bus station. It is about one kilometer from her house and it takes her five minutes. Then she catches the bus to school. It is eight kilometers and takes about ten minutes. In Art lessons they study about different painters, sculptors and architects. She likes to see the painting of Monet. In literature they study some novels, poems and plays. She likes reading novels of Nagib Mahfouz. In her free-time she prefers watching films or shopping with her friends. Sometimes she helps her mother in cooking chicken or making some rice.

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    Grammar quize for grade 7

    1- ..is a student
    a. it b. she c. you d. they
    2- Most children in USA go.
    a. to work b. work c. working d. works
    3- in Britain you can school at 16.
    a. leave b. leaves d. to leave c. leaving
    4- many children in Europe have
    a. a job b. jobs c. a job d. the job
    5- Most people in Italy stay.until they marry.
    a. at home b. home c. in a home d. in the home
    6- Most people in Australia .at 65.
    a. stop to work b. stop work c. stopping work
    7- She.at 65.
    a. wants to drive b. wanted to drive c. to drive want
    8- The sky..yesterday.
    a. is a blue b. is blue c. was blue d. was a blue
    9- There..mountains on the East coast.
    a. are b. is c. were d. was

    Reorder the words to make sentences:
    1- school you in when country in can leave ?

    2- this do call what thing you ?
    .3- 16 what do can teenagers at?

    4- how you do this word say ?
    6 ,7
    Surfing
    A dangerous Sea sport \ Definition
    Special clothes and a wooden board Needs
    Do it alone\ with friends Activity
    English word `surf` \means slide with skill Origin of names
    Started in Hawaii in 1920 History
    The Pacific ocean & the Caribbean sea The best surfing places
    More than 20 m\ people do it Today

    Surfing
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    Leisure time
    Your free time\ finishing work and chores Definition
    Weekends \ holidays Time
    Do it alone\ with friends Activity
    Volleyball, tennis, football----- etc Ball games
    Activities \shopping, sailing, reading--- Other activities
    Squash \ friend \ weekend \ club My best ball game
    Watching a play\ theater \ family \ once a year My best activity


    Leisure Time
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    John Dryden
    England \ 1810\ 1890 Nationality
    Poet \ playwright Job
    Father\lawyer mother \ housewife \ 7 sisters Family
    Secondary school Study
    Reading, writing listening to music Hobbies
    A play called `All For Love` ` Anthony & Cleopatra` The best works
    His plays got the best seller record for 50 years Today

    John Dryden
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    Picasso
    Spanish \ 1890\ 1988 Nationality
    Artist \painter Job
    Father\sculptor \ mother\ teacher \ 3 sisters 5 brothers Family
    Fine art collage in Madrid Study
    Photography, painting ,listening to music Hobbies
    A still life paint called `the time` The best works
    His works are shown in Louver in France \ expensive\20 million $ Today

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    Re order the following to make sentences or questions

    1) watch yes . do do you I matches TV on ?
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    2) artist Monet a great French was .
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    3) the the first make play did Greek ?
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    4) as as old Uhood Khlood is .
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    5) once month go cinema we to the .
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    6) is play the longest mousetrap running the .
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    7) Italian is an . portrait a great Mona Lisa for woman
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    8) best my shopping time I in spend leisure .
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    9) long it does how hours two . ?
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    10) aren't apples any there fridge in . the
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    11) chess makes smart playing you .
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    12) English is literature the greatest Austen novelist in the
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    13) literature biography of is a kind ?
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    14) we spend time useful our should free in things
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    15) surfing skiing as . as is dangerous
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    Reading Comprehension

    Making kites is one of the oldest hobbies on earth. This free time activity reflects man's dream of flying like birds. It is a kind of paper plane. It is a cheap hobby you need only two sticks, paper, colors and glue. The Chinese were the first people to make kites back to 210 BC .Today they make kite festival. Thousand of families enjoy making kites together. On the festival day the sky became full of beautiful colorful kites with different shapes. The highest kite wins five hundred thousand $.
    Drying flowers are also a useful hobby. You need only some flowers then put them in a dry place then use them as decoration. The Japanese are the first people to do it in 420BC.

    Making kites
    Definition
    Materials\needs
    History
    Today

    1) The main idea of this passage is about-------------------
    a) hobbies b) dry flowers c) kites d) festivals
    2) The opposite of different is------------------
    a) same b) expensive c) high d) wet
    3) dry means--------
    a) high b) lovely c) lose water d) wet
    4) five hundred thousand $ in numbers----
    a) 50,000 $ b) 500,000 $ c) 5,000$ d) 500$
    Mark TRUE or FALSE
    5) You need a lot of money to make a kite ( )
    6) Children enjoy making kites alone ( )
    7) The most colorful kites wins ( )
    8) Drying flowers is a useful hobby ( )
    9) The Japanese were the first people to dry flowers ( )


    A) Fill in this table
    Golf surfing tennis chess bowling squash running Football volleyball playing music watching a play

    Go (leisure time activity) Play ( ball game)









    B) Circle the correct answer
    1) To win the golf game you must hit the----------------into holes
    a) mall b) seal c) ball d) doll
    2) We watch matches at the---------------
    a) stadium b) music hall c) mall d) theater
    3) We go to the theater to watch -------------
    a) sport b) film c) chess game d) a play
    4) We use the-----------------to listen to the news
    a) TV b) walkman c) radio d) newspaper
    5) --------------------is a kind of skiing on water
    a) skating b) windsurfing c) swimming d) walking
    Make useful sentences
    read alone cinema * I read story before sleeping
    1) watch music club ----------------------------------------
    2) go story mall ----------------------------------------
    3) listen film beach ----------------------------------------
    4) play shopping sleeping ----------------------------------------
    5) walk tennis walkman ----------------------------------------


    1)Write three sentences about your country law
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    2) Write three sentences about teenagers in your country
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    3)Write three sentences about traffic in your city
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    4) Write three sentences about transportation in your city
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    5) Write three sentences about your journey \ way to school
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    6)Write three sentences about your best artist
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    7)Write three sentences about your best kind\type of painting
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    8) Write three sentences about your best free time ball game
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    9) Write three sentences about your best free time activity
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    10) Write three sentences beginning with there is \there are
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    11) Write three sentences about the food or drinks you like or hate
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    12) Write three sentences about the national dish in your country
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    Read about the UAE National dish and write about your best dish
    Harees is the best National dish in the UAE it is made of meat or chicken wheat buttrer and spices. It takes 24 hours to cook Harees . we eat in wedding parties or Eids. Harees is full of vitamins and good for your health
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    Reading comprehension

    Most of the countries have their own national dishes. In the UAE the most famous dish is Harees. It is a kind of food which is made from wheat, meat, chicken and butter. It needs a lot of time to cook it about 24 hours .It is full of vitamins as vitamin D and C. The Emarati people eat it in weddings or Ramadan. Harees came from Persia in1890
    In Egypt Um Ali is the most popular food. It is a kind of sweet which is made of corn, milk, sugar and nuts. We need only 30 m to cook it. It is full of vitamins as A and E but it if rich in fats. The Egyptians cook in birthdays and Eids The first woman coked it in Egypt in 1620

    Um Ali Harees
    Definition
    Materials\needs
    History
    Vitamins
    When do they cook \ occasion

    11) The main idea of this passage is about-------------------
    a) food b) history c) Persia d) Egypt
    10) 2) The opposite of sweet is------------------
    a) hot b) spicy c) salty d) bitter
    12) The word popular means----------
    a) not famous b) national c) famous d) rich
    13) It takes------------------to cook Harees
    a) half a day b) a days c) two days d) three days

    Mark True or false
    14) Each country has a special dish ( )
    15) Um Ali started in Persia in 1890 ( )

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