30 FREE ENGLISH LANGUAGE QUESTIONS FOR JAMB, WAEC, NECO AND GCE

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30 FREE​​ ENGLISH LANGUAGE​​ QUESTIONS

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  • My brother ________ studying in England for two years now (a) is (b) has been (c) was (d) had been

  • There were men on the job day and night all the time that this hostel _________ (a) was building​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (b) was being built (c) was built (d) is being built

  • If only I _______ insured, but I wasn’t, now I have to pay a lot of money ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (a) am (b) have been (c) had been (d) would he

  • The thief died shortly after ​​ _________ shot at by the police (a) been (b) having (c) becoming (d) being

  • I hate ________ waiting (a) to be keeping ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (b) have been kept (c) being kept (d) to have been kept

  • Fortunately, my father _________ The scene before the explosion occurred.​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (a) has just left (b) just left (c) had just left (d) is just leaving

  • If I ________ what actually happened, I would have punished him​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (a) had heard (b) have had (c) has heard (d) had had

  • If the two boys ________ been bitten by the snake, they should be taken to the hospital​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ (a) has (b) had (c) have (d) is

  • My colleagues _________ before I arrived ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (a) started writing ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (b) wrote (c) had started writing ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (d) have been writing

  • More than one bag of rice _______ bought for the ceremony ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ (a) have been (b) has been (c) is being (d) was being

  • Banjo and Ade are ___ of the premier University.
    A.​​ alumnusB. alumnuses​​ C.​​ alumniD. alumnisis

  • Different companies submitted different ____ of the situation
    A.​​ analysisB.​​ analyses​​ C. analyseD. analysises

  • He has written many ____ for different degrees
    A. thesises ​​ B. thesis  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ C. theses  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ D. theseses

  • James and Paul have become _______
    A. notary public  B. notaries publics
    C. notaries public  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ D. notary publics

  • He served on the seven ____ panel.
    A. man  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ B. men  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ C. man’s  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ D. men’s

  • The president of the ___ Union has been rusticated.
    A. student  ​​​​  B. student’s​​ C. students’ ​​ D. students

  • I quickly observed that the car was____
    A.​​ BisolaB.​​ Bisolas’​​ C.​​ Bisola’sD. Bisola car

  • He ordered ten packets of _____ nails
    A. six-inches  ​​​​ B.​​ six-inch​​ C.​​ six-inches’​​ D. six inche’s.

  • We did not know that ten pounds​​ _____ such a huge amount.  ​​​​ A.​​ were B. are ​​ C. have been​​ D. was

  • The President refused to shake ______ with the visiting Prime Minister.
    A. a hand ​​ B. hand ​​ C. hands ​​​​ D. his hand

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From the options given, choose the word that has a similar consonant sound as the letter(s) underlined.

  • nature A. Chemistry B. sachet C. voucher D. nation

  • of A. off B. diaphragm C. nephew D. daft

  • smooth A. through B. together C. earth D. dove

  • picture A. chasm B. chamois C. ace D. special

  • haste A. heist B. hour C. hotel D. honour

 

From the options given, choose the word that best completes the sentence.​​ 

  • Mary and Jane are always fighting - - -​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ A. each other B. the other C. themselves D. one another​​ 

  • Richard has done all - - - his father asked him to do. ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ A. whatever B. what C. that D. which​​ 

  • Fred saw Jane and - - - last night. ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ ​​ A. myself B. I C. we D. me​​ 

  • It is wrong to take - - - property without his or her permission.​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ A. someone else​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ B. someone else's C. someone's​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ D. someone else'

  • Nigeria is yet to exploit all of - - - resources.​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ A. her B. his C. its D. our​​ 

 

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