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Question 71
A
burst
B
haste
C
guessed
D
perched
Explanation
The answer is Aburst' /bz:rt/ and worst' /wz:st/ have almost the same sound and rhyme while haste' /heist/, guessed' /gesd/, perched' /pz:ls/ sounds differently

Correct option: A
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Question 72
A
bowl
B
tow
C
howl
D
route
Explanation
The word owl' /au/ and the answer is c (howl) /hawl/ because it has the same diphthong /au/ (two vowel sounds) (produced as one)

Correct option: C
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Question 73
A
he flogged jimi
B
he flogged wole
C
sent jimi away to Ibadan
D
sent jimi's mother away
Explanation
Papa Solade became so furious when he discovered Jimi and Wole still saw each other secretly, so he decided to send jimi to Ibadan for the holidays because he didn't want jimi under Wole's bad influence. Therefore, option c is the answer .

Correct option: C
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Question 74
A
Seyi Lawal
B
Mr Mallum
C
Mrs. Solade
D
Femi
Explanation
This statement was made by the headboy, Seyi Lawal when he was asked to call Jimi for a meeting by the principal, Mr Mallum.

Correct option: A
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Question 75
A
lean
B
sit
C
contrite
D
light
Explanation
The answer is B because the word sit' has the same vowel sound as the one underlined in granite. The letter I'in granite represent the short vowel. Sound /i/ and not the diphthong /ai/. Granite /graenit/ not /grnait/ /sit/ for sit.

Correct option: B
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Question 76
A
Seyi Lawal
B
Jimi
C
Mrs Solade
D
The principal
Explanation
Seyi lawal did not give the welcome address, he only led the national Anthem but the principal. Mr Mallum gave the brief talk after the assembly prayers.

Correct option: D
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Question 77
A
effects were
B
affects was
C
effects was
D
defects
Explanation
The correct answer is Aeffects were' because the word effects' is the plural of effect which means belongings. The word defect' means a fault or malfunction. The other options are totally incorrect.

Correct option: A
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Question 78
A
food prefect
B
assembly prefect
C
health prefect
D
the headboy
Explanation
The book tells us that Jimi was the health prefect, while seyi lawal was the headboy.

Correct option: C
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Question 79
A
Jimi uncle
B
Seyi lawal
C
Mr.mallum
D
Ansa
Explanation

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Correct option: D
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Question 80
A
Commitee/ accommondation
B
Comittee/ acommodation
C
committe/accommodasion
D
committee/ accommodation
Explanation

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Correct option: D

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