Work Sheet – 3
Q1. The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each line. Underline incorrect word and write the correction in the space provided. 3 marks
A most unusual thing about the weaver bird
is its long bottle shaped nest, seen hang in
groups from the branches of trees. He is the
male bird which build the nest, using strips of
grass and paddy-lead woven together. The nest
had a long narrow passage, with a hollow at
one end for the eggs. It is suspended to the
end of a branch or the cluster of twigs, usually
Q2. Correct the following sentences: 4 Marks
a. He was died of fever.
b. They know to swim.
c. The man is mortal.
d. My all relatives are well settled.
Q3. Rearrange the following words in meaningful sentences: 3 marks
(i) over/ crisis/ are/ is/ the/ saying/ they/ that.
(ii) a/ millionaire/ behaves/ as/ he/ if/ were/ he.
(iii) where/ born/ when/ tell/ were/ me/ and/ you.
(a) seen hang in = hanging
(b) trees. He is = It
(c) which build the = builds
(d) nest had a = has
(e) suspended to the = from
(f) or the cluster = a
a. He died of fever.
b. They know how to swim.
c. Man is mortal
d. All my relatives are well settled.
(i). They are saying that the crisis is over.
(ii). He behaves as if he were a millionaire.
(iii). Tell me when and where you were born.