Bangladesh Pratidin

ঢাকা, মঙ্গলবার, ২১ নভেম্বর, ২০১৭

ঢাকা, মঙ্গলবার, ২১ নভেম্বর, ২০১৭
প্রকাশ : সোমবার, ৬ ফেব্রুয়ারি, ২০১৭ ০০:০০ টা আপলোড : ৬ ফেব্রুয়ারি, ২০১৭ ০০:১২
জুনিয়র স্কুল সার্টিফিকেট পরীক্ষা : ইংরেজি প্রথমপত্র
মো. শফিকুল ইসলাম
জুনিয়র স্কুল সার্টিফিকেট পরীক্ষা : ইংরেজি প্রথমপত্র

Read the passage carefully and answer the questions following it (1-3)

The plane landed at Suvaranabhumi Airport at 4:55 p.m. The name `Suvarabhumi.’ is pronounced as `Su-wan-na-poom’. The name is derived from sanskit, Which means golden land. The name was chosen by King Bhumibol Adulyadie.

The airport is located in Racha Thewa in the Bang Phli district of =Samut Prakan Province. 30 Kilometers east of Bankok.

The airport has two paralled runways. Both of them are 60 metre wide. One of the runways is 4000 meter long and the other is 3.700 meters. It can handle 76 flight operations per hour. It can handle 45 million passengers and 3 million tonnes of cargo per year.

The airport passaenger terminal is 563.000 square meter that is 6.060,00 square feet. It is the fourth biggest passenger terminal building in the word. The airport is going through phase 2. It will raise the airports capacity to bandle 65 million passengers per your. The airport has two 5 story car park buildings. The buildings can house 5000 cars. (Unit-1, Lesson-7)

অনুবাদ : বিকালে চারটা পঞ্চান্ন মিনিটে বিমানটি সুবর্ণভূমি বিমানবন্দরে অবতরণ করল। ‘সুবর্ণভূমি’ নামটি সু-ওয়ান না-পুম উচ্চারণ করা হয়।

নামটি এসেছে সংস্কৃত থেকে যার অর্থ হল স্বর্ণ ভূমি। নামটি রাজা ভূমিবোল অদুলজাদি কর্তৃক পছন্দ করা হয়েছিল। ব্যাংককের ত্রিশ কিলোমিটার পূর্বে সামুট প্রাকান  প্রদেশের বাংফ্লি জেলার রাচা থিওয়ায় বিমানবন্দরটি অবস্থিত।

বিমানবন্দরটিতে দুটি সামন্তরিক ধাবমান ভূমি রয়েছে। তাদের উভয়টি ষাট মিটার প্রশস্ত। ধাবমানভূমির একটি চার হাজার মিটার  দীর্ঘ এবং অন্যটি তিন হাজার সাতশ মিটার। এটা প্রতি ঘন্টায় ছিয়াত্তরটি বিমান উড্ডয়ন নিয়ন্ত্রণ করতে পারে। এটা প্রতি বছর পঁয়তাল্লিশ মিলিয়ন যাত্রী এবং তিন মিলিয়ন টন মাল নিয়ন্ত্রণ করতে পারে।

বিমানবন্দরটির যাত্রী টার্মিনালটি পাঁচ শত তেষট্টি হাজার বর্গ মিটার অর্থাৎ ষাট লক্ষ ষাট হাজার বর্গ ফিট।

এটা বিশ্বের চতুর্থ বৃহত্তম যাত্রী টার্মিনাল ভবন। বিমানবন্দরটির ২য় পর্যায়ের কাজ হচ্ছে। এটা প্রতি বছর পঁয়ষট্টি মিলিয়ন যাত্রী নিয়ন্ত্রণ করতে বিমানবন্দরটির ক্ষমতা বৃদ্ধি করবে। বিমানবন্দরটির দুটি পাঁচতলা গাড়ি- পার্ক ভবন আছে। ভবনগুলিতে পাঁচ হাজার গাড়ি ধরে।

1. Guess the meaning of the following words and choose the correct meaning closest to the text.                  1×5 = 5

a. derived-

i. originated      ii. resulted

iii. deleted        iv. caused

b. chosen-

i.   hated           ii. selected

iii. mistaken     iv. liked

c. raise-

i. lose  ii. hide iii. sleep            iv. arouse

d. long-

i. shor  ii. small  iii. tall            iv. tiny

e. million-       

i. ten hundred  ii. ten thousand

iii. ten lac         iv. ten crore

2. Answer the following questions.      1x5=5

a.         Where is the Suvarnabhumi Airport situated?

b.         Who chose the name of the airport?

c.         Did the plane land safely?

d.         What do you mean by Sanskrit?

e.         Is the capacity of handling the passengers of the airport Insufficient?

Extra question :

f.          How many passengers can be handled by the airport per year?

g.         How many buildings are there in the airport for car Parking?

h.         What is the name of the King who entitled the airport?

i.          Where is Bankok?

j.          What will raise the airport’s capacity?

3. Summarize the above passage in around 60 words. 10

Read the Passage carefully and answer the questions following it (4-5)

Cars

Kari Benz invented the modern car in 1888 in Germany. Emile Roger worked for Benz in France. He made cars in France. By 1900,  Many people were building cars in France and in the U.S. The first company to build only cars was Panhard et Levassor in France, Pan hard started in 1889. The Peugeot car company started in 1891 in France. In the US Frank and Charles Duryea started the Duryea Motor Wagon Company in 1893. It was the first US car company. By 1902, Ransom E. Olds started the Olds Motor Vehicle Company. A year later, Henry Ford started the Ford Motor Company. It produced the Cadillac. All these early modern cars burnjed gasoline or diesel fuel. Ford opened Factories in France and Britain in 1911. Then they opened a factory in Denmark in 1923. Later they opened a factory in Germany in 1925. Ford was one of the first manufacturers to use an assembly line. With an assembly line. Factory workers could gasoline or diesel fuel. These cars cause air pollution. They get the air dirty. Now many people are looking for cleaner cars. And many car companies are looking for cleaner fuels.

 

4. Complete the following table with the information given in the passage. 5×1 = 5

5. Read the passage again and write True or False beside the following statements. Give answer for the false statements.             5×1 = 5

a. The modern car was invented by an American.

b. E-mail roger made cars in France.

c. Duryea Motor Wagon Company was the first car company in America.

d. Very few modern cars burn gasoline or diesel fuel.

e. Cleaner fuels are a demand of the time.

6. Fill in the gaps with appropriate word          1×5 = 5

Mr. Islam went to Dhaka (a) ___ Thursday because he wanted to (b) ___ a wedding present for his sister. He went (c) ___ train and he got (d) ___ at 10.30. He met an old school friend e. ___ the station and they went shopping together.

7. Rearrange the following sentences in correct order. 10

a. Ali came forward to rescue the bull.

b. The farmer’s young son Ali would often help the servant.

c. So the bull was kept in chains.

d. Once he had been sick for several months.

e. The bull became very grateful to Ali.

f. An old farmer was very happy with his five animals.

g. Once the bull was very frightened by a terrible thunderstorm.

h. The bull was so annoyed that whenever it saw Ali it tried to attack him with the horns.

i. He engaged a servant to look after the animals.

j. A wild bull did not like him because once he annoyed the bull

8. Fill in the gaps using clues from the boxes. There are more words than necessary. 5×1 = 5

 

narrow rules    properly   transports    invention lives traffic   injured    growing occurrences hardly    safely

 

Road accidents are common (a) — in modern city life. Every year thousands of people lose their (b) —- and many of them are (c) —-. Before the invention of automobiles. People moved from one place to another (d) —. The real causes of accidents lie with the people not with (e) In many cities roads are too (f) —-. These roads can (g) — cope with the increasing number of (h) —. Besides, traffic is not controlled (i) —-. So the drivers often violate traffic (j) —.

9. The phrases in column A are the beginnings of some sentences. The phrases in column B are the endings Match the phrases in column A with the phrases in column B to make complete sentences.        1×5=5

 

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