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Mid Year Examination (#4): Section D

Choose the most suitable answer from the box below and fill in each blank. Use each word once only.

built    choose  dripping  gushing
small  take       towering  tried
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There once was a king who offered a prize to the artist who would paint the best picture of peace. Many artists (1)_________, but there were only two pictures he liked and he had to (2)_________between them. The first picture was of a calm lake. The lake was surrounded by (3) _________mountains all around it. Overhead was a blue sky with fluffy, white clouds. All who saw this picture thought that it was a perfect picture of peace.

  The other picture had majestic-looking mountains too. The sky seemed angry and it rained heavily. There was a waterfall with water (4)________down by the side of a mountain. This did not look peaceful. The king looked at the picture closely and saw a tiny bush growing in a crack in the rock behind the waterfall. In the bush, a mother bird had (5)___________her nest. There, in the midst of the rush of angry water, sat the mother bird on her nest - in peace.

Short Answer

1) tried
2) choose
3) towering
4) gushing
5) built

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