SULIT12/1 Bahasa Inggeris Kertas 1
Okt 2010 1 jam
JABATAN PELAJARAN MELAKA PEPERIKSAAN AKHIR TAHUN 2010 BAHASA INGGERIS TINGKATAN 2 Kertas 1Satu jam
JANGAN BUKA KERTAS SOALAN INI SEHINGGA DIBERITAHU 1. Kertas soalan ini mengandungi 40 soalan. 2. Jawab semua soalan. 3. Tiap-tiap soalan diikuti oleh tiga atau empat pilihan jawapan, iaitu A, B dan C atau A,B,C dan D. Bagi setiap soalan, pilih satu jawapan sahaja. Hitamkan semua jawapan anda pada kertas jawapan objektif yang disediakan.
Kertas soalan ini mengandungi 13 halaman bercetak dan 1 halaman tidak bercetak 12/1 2010 Hak Cipta Jabatan Pelajaran Negeri Melaka
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Questions 1-10 are based on the information given
1 If a motorist sees the sign above, he should A B C D turn left turn back park his car drive slowly
Study the advertisement below and answer the questions that follow.
2 A B C
What is being offered in the advertisement? Special offers for sale Special offers on goods Special offers of 30% discount for a late night sale
3 A B C
How much would one have to spend if one buys the three items on 2nd April? RM 18.90 RM 19.00 RM 27.00
PLEASE TIDY THE ROOM
4 A B C D
The sign above is displayed by hotel guest hotel staff the manager the receptionist
TIM ENGLISH CENTRELeading English institute in Klang Valley. Provides classes in grammar, reading and writing. Results guaranteed. 5 The notice above claims that all students will A B C D pay low fees pass the test improve in English sign up for the classes
An apple a day keeps the doctor away
6 A B C D
What is the message of the text above? Take an apple a day. Eat apples every day The doctor eats apples every day Eat fruits every day to stay healthy.
7 A B C D
The poster above informs us that the watch is digital is for men does not rust was made in Middle East
Dear Rita I cant see you tonight for I have to work overtime Derek8 A B C D Based on the message above, it is to tell Rita not to wait to go home first to have dinner first Derek cannot meet her
Study the table of flight schedule below and answer the questions that follow Flight Schedule Flight No GF 123 GF234 GF456 Route KL- Kuching JB-KB KB- JB Departure 06.20 16.30 16.30 Arrival 10.15 20.30 20.30 Days Tues & Thursday Daily Daily
9 How long would the flight from KL to Kuching take? A B C 3 hours 45 minutes 3 hours 50 minutes 3 hours 55 minutes
A passenger who wants to take the flight from JB to KB has to be at the airport one hour before departure time. What time must he be at the airport? A B C 2.30pm 3.30 pm 4.30pm
Questions 11-18 are based on the following text. Many people own umbrellas. An umbrella is a very useful item to
___________________ (11). It
___________________ (12) us from the rain and the heat of
the hot sun. Umbrellas are usually ___________________(13) of plastic or waterproof material. They may ___________________ ( 14) pretty, functional or both. Paper umbrellas are especially popular ___________________ (15) Chiengmai, Thailand. These are ___________________ (16) as souvenirs to bargain hunters and tourists. Besides this, there are miniature paper umbrellas ___________________ (17) are used to decorate drinks, cakes and food displays. Some major companies ___________________(18) use umbrellas to advertise their company name, logo and products. They normally give them to their clients.
A B C D
handle have keep store dries saves cleans shelters
A B C D
in on to into accompanied distributed borrowed sold
A B C D
A B C D
A B C D
designed wrapped cleared made is be are was
A B C D
which when what how although though besides also
A B C D
A B C D
Questions 19-21 Read the conversation below and choose the best meaning for the expressions underlined. Suganya: Gretchen: Thank God we are almost done with the baking (19), Gretchen. The tarts better taste good. I have put my heart and soul tarts. Suganya: Gretchen: Keep in mind (21) Gretchen that we have to bring some to school tomorrow. Of course you didnt think that I will eat them all up, did you? in (20) making these
19 are almost done with baking A B C D should be baking simply hate baking can start with the baking are almost finishing the baking
20 put my heart and soul A added soul B worked hard C made tea for me D bought it with me 21 Keep in mind A Quiet B Think C Beware D Remember
Questions 22-24 Read the conversation below and choose the best meaning for the phrases underlined. Kumar: Imran: Imran, have you looked into (22) all the details regarding our trip to Singapore? Yes, but it just dawned on (23) me that think we should be cautious. I think we should postpone our trip. You know, with the spread of H1N1 cases, Kumar: I will go along with that (24). We should just watch movies at home.
22 looked into A written B checked C elaborated D distinguished 23 dawned on A enlightened B became good to C became clear to D slightly shocked 24 go along with A disallow B agree with C be sad with D contact with
Questions 25 to 28 are based on the following notice.
Many young skaters suffer from severe injuries from roller skating. Most injuries are on their wrists, arm and legs. Skaters should observe the following safety tips: Safety gear should be worn to help prevent injuries. Examples are a helmet, pads, wrist guards and even gloves. Focus on ways to stop safely and how to make turns in both directions. Always skate on smooth paved surfaces. Refrain from skating on streets, driveways and surfaces with water, sand , gravel or dirt. Avoid uneven terrains for a slight decline can make you lose control easily. Never roller skate around traffic. Do not skate at night for others cannot see you and you too cannot see obstacles or other people.
25. This notice should be read by A young people B physically active youths C those who like water sports D those who are taking up roller skating
26. What should skaters focus on? A how to stop and how to turn B how to skate along smooth surfaces C how to skate around traffic harmlessly D how to put on and remove skates quickly
27. The word refrain can be best replaced with A prevent B prohibit C avoid D escape
28. It is not advisable for skaters to skate at night because A it may rain suddenly B they might get robbed C they cannot be seen by others D they might skate over too great a distance
Questions 29 to 34 are based on the following e-mail. To : Cc : Subject: firstname.lastname@example.org A few useful tips
Dear Sherry, How are you getting on? I received your e-mail just now. You seen so frustrated. I feel I must write to you immediately. This is to tell you that you that you should not worry so much about your pimples. In fact, what you are having now is not even a problem. Pimples are common to most teenagers. My brothers and I faced this problem a few years ago as well. At that time, I thought the world was going to end every time a pimple appeared. Fortunately, our helpful mother taught us what to do to solve the problem. One very important thing you have to keep in mind is skin cleanliness. Make sure your face is clean at all times. Wash your face early in the morning, afternoon and in the evening. Use a reliable facial cleanser. You should not touch or pinch the pimple at all. If you do this, the pimple will get infected with bacteria or you may leave a scar on your skin. Besides skin care, you must make sure you follow a healthy diet. Take plenty of fruits and vegetables. Drink plenty of water and avoid fried or oily food. One more thing to remember is to avoid the hot sun. I hope this e-mail helps you with your problem. Write to me if it works for you. if it doesnt, then you may need to seek professional help. Bye for now and take care. Your friend, Dila
29. Dila is giving advice to Sherry on A Skin care B Eating well C Losing weight D Studying hard
30. The word frustrated can best replaced with A B C D Upset Angry Joyful Excited
31. Dila says having pimples is not a problem because many A B C D people treat pimples teenagers have pimples shops sell pimple cream pills can be taken for pimples
32. Besides improper skin care, pimples can be caused by the A B C D Weather food to eat air we breath water we drink
33. The phrase if it works for you means A B C D if Sherry still has pimples once Sherry has practiced Dilas tips when Sherrys pimples have been cured after Sherry has sought professional help
34. Which of the following statement is true? A B C D Dila replies to Sherrys e-mail a week later One should not eat fried food at all to prevent pimples Dila advises Sherry to get professional help immediately. Dilas mother gave useful tips to Dila when she had pimples
Questions 35 37 are based on the following poem.
The persona in the poem wants to do all the following things in Innisfree except A B build a cabin keep bees C D live alone grow flowers
According to the poem, what will the persona have at the glade? A B Honeybees Crickets C D Lake Cabin
To hear something in the deep hearts core is to A B C D have a strong longing for it feel ones own heart - beat hear every word of it listen intently to it.
Question 38 -40 are based on the extract from the short story of The Pencil
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