First conditional worksheet for class 8

English Grammar Worksheets
The first conditional or open conditional is used to express a real and possible situation. In the first conditional, we use a simple present tense in the if-clause and will + infinitive in the other clause. If she arrives late, she will not be able to meet father. Exercise Complete the following sentences using a first conditional verb form. 1. If Rashmi plays the violin well, ………………………….. 2. If you limit your use of plastic, ………………….. 3. If you waste water, …………………… 4. If Rohan arrives early, ……………………….. 5. If you write a nice story, ………………….. 6. If you are late, ……………………… 7. If Rani forgets to bring her violin, ……………………….. 8. If you look around, …………………… 9. If it rains, ……………………. 10. If you drive carefully, ……………………… Answers 1.…
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Clauses worksheet for CBSE class 8

English Grammar Worksheets
Underline the clauses in the following sentences and state whether they are adjective clauses, noun clauses or adverb clauses. 1. I had a strange thing happen to me when I was twelve. 2. She was hardly inside the house before the kids started screaming. 3. As soon as she agreed to marry him, she started having serious doubts. 4. You will get to speak English more easily as times goes by. 5. I don’t know how we are going to get over the river. 6. I didn’t have much time to talk to her because I was leaving for England in two hours. 7. I’m going to be working all day tomorrow, so I won’t have time to shop. 8. If I ever find the person who did that, I’ll…
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Men’s Major Golf Championships

Sports
The Major Championships, often referred to simply as "the majors", are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in professional golf. The "majors" originally consisted of The Open Championship, the British Amateur, the U.S. Open and the US Amateur. With the introduction of the Masters Tournament in 1934, the term "major championships" eventually came to describe the Masters (April), the U.S. Open (June), the Open (July), and the PGA Championship (August). The oldest of the majors is The Open Championship, which is often referred to as the "British Open" outside the United Kingdom. The other three majors all take place in the United States. The Masters is played at the same course, Augusta National Golf Club, every year, while the other three rotate courses. Each of the majors has a distinct…
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Acorns and pumpkins

Inspirational Stories
[caption id="attachment_159" align="alignright" width="233"] Large pumpkins grow on weak vines and tiny acorns hang from majestic trees.[/caption] A woman was walking through a meadow, reflecting on the many surprises and contradictions in nature. While strolling about, she came upon a field. There she saw tiny vines laden with big, golden pumpkins.  In the corner of the field, stood a majestic oak tree. She sat under the oak tree wondering why should have nature have put tiny acorns on huge branches and huge pumpkins on tiny vines. She thought to herself, "God has indeed committed a blunder. His creation is full of errors. He should have put the small acorns on the tiny vines and the large pumpkins on the huge branches." She had been walking around for a while now.…
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Spain | Nations of the World

General Knowledge
Spain occupies 85% of the Iberian Peninsula, in southwest Europe. Africa is less than 16 km south at the Strait of Gibraltar. A broad central plateau slopes to the south and east, crossed by a series of mountain ranges and river valleys. Principal rivers are the Ebro in the northeast, the Tajo in the central region, and the Guadalquivir in the south. Government Parliamentary monarchy prevails in Spain. The King is the head of the state. However, the real power is with the government led by the Prime Minister. Economy The Spanish economy is the ninth largest in the world. Industry and services contribute 31% and 65% of the GDP respectively. Main crops are cereals, grapes, olives, vegetables and fruits. Industries include chemicals, machine tools, automobiles, ship-building, steel, textiles and…
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Indian Monsoon

General Science
[caption id="attachment_152" align="alignright" width="400"] Indian monsoon is one of the most prominent weather systems in the world.[/caption] The Indian monsoon is one of the most complex weather systems in the world. It originates around Australia and goes all the way up to Tibet. Here is how the system works. The entire monsoon activity in the world takes place between 30 degrees north and south latitudes. Sometime in January, a high pressure area called Mascarenas High builds up off the western coast of Australia. It then moves west. Travelling roughly 2,500 km, the monsoon reaches Somalia where the coast is high. This deflects winds back across Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea. This is called the Somalia jet. With summer setting over the Indian subcontinent in April, land starts to heat up.…
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TS Eliot Biography

Biographies
[caption id="attachment_149" align="alignright" width="286"] T S Eliot was one of the most prolific English poets of the twentieth century.[/caption] One of the 20th century's most profound figures in literature, Thomas Stearns Eliot (1888-1965) was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Harvard University before studying philosophy at the Sorbonne in Paris. In 1914 he settled in England and worked as a schoolmaster and eventually met and became friends with many popular writers of the time including Ezra Pound. Around the time he was working with Lloyds Bank of London he also started editing the Egoist (1917–1919). In 1922, he founded the exclusive and influential literary journal Criterion. In 1927, Eliot became a British citizen and about the same time entered the Anglican Church. Literary output Eliot has been one of…
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Sports Quiz 4

Sports
1. Who is the only player after Bjorn Borg to have won three consecutive French Open titles? a) Roger Federer b) Rafael Nadal c) Andre Agazzi d) none of these 2. F1 driver Lewis Hamilton belongs to a) Spain b) England c) America d) Italy 3. Who among the following won the 100 metres gold at the Asian Grand Prix athletics? a) Susanthika Jayasinghe b) Guzel Khubbieva c) Anju Bobby George d) None of these 4. Who is the number 1 ranked chess player in the world today? a) Vladimir Kramnik b) V Anand c) Tolopov d) None of these 5. Who was the first captain to lead India to a series victory in England? a) M Azharuddin b) Kapil Dev c) Wadekar d) None of these Answers 1. Rafael…
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Procrastination – The Biggest Enemy Of Success

Personality Development
Procrastination means the tendency to postpone the execution of things. All of us have to deal with this problem every now and then. We know we have to get certain tasks done. Nevertheless, we tend to procrastinate. Why? Why do we tend to procrastinate? Lack of motivation is the main cause of procrastination.  The reason people fail to get started is usually the lack of a strong enough reason. Consider what might happen if you don't complete the tasks. Once you find a reason that is strong enough to do the task, the odds are good that you will complete the task. How to deal with procrastination It is not easy to totally remove the desire to procrastinate. Nevertheless, we can choose to take corrective measures to get ourselves on…
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The stag and the lion

Inspirational Stories
One day a stag went to a pond to quench his thirst. It was a beautiful pond with crystal clear water. When the stag approached the pond, there was not a single wave to disturb the stillness of water. His eyes fell on his own reflection in the still water. He felt immensely proud of his antlers. He watched the majesty and beauty of it with adoring eyes. He marveled at the several branches of the antler and felt very proud of himself. But the entire reflection didn’t impress him. He hated his slender legs and the shapeless hoofs. The foolish stag even cursed his legs without realizing what he was doing. Just then a lion appeared on the scene. Frightened, the stag took to his heels. His much-hated legs…
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