text : king and queens
The actual queen of England is Elizabeth 2 as everybody knows . she has reigned for several years over great britain , northern ireland and the british commenwealth . she was born in 1926 . her husband was not born in England but in Greece . they have got two children : prince Charles and prince anne . queen Elizabeth ‘s father was George VI . he died in 1952 . the beautifull place where the royal family always lives in london is called buckingham palace . ( from an english book )
part one : reading comprehension
A-read the text and answer these questions
1-) is england a republic ?
2-) where was the queen’s husband born ?
3-) how old is elizabeth ?
B-what do these words refer to in the text
1-) find in the text words that are closest in meaning of the following :
present =…………….. named = ……………..
2-) find in the text words that are opposite to the meaning of the following :
wife = ………………… never =…………………
part two : mastery of language
A- complete these tag questions
1-) elizabeth 2 has reigned for years …………………..?
2-) the royal family doesn’t live in the white house ……………….?
B- classify these verbs to regular verbs and irregular verbs :
to know – to reign – to live – to tell – to cook – to go
part three : written expression
write the biography of famous person that you know or you have already studied about
1-) no , it is not
2-) the queen’s husband was born in greece
3-) elizabeth II is 90 years old
they : refer to queen elizabeth and her husband
he : refer to her father
1-) present = actual named = called
2-) wife # husband never # always
mastery of language
1-) elizabeth II has reigned for years , hasn’t she ?
2-) the royal family doesn’t live in the white house , does it ?
regular : to reign – to live – to cook
irregular : to know – to tell – to go
the composition must be of about (8 to 10 lines ) or 120 words – written by the student him/herself
Proposed subject 1 4AM