Tuesday, March 10, 2015

TUGAS MANDIRI SEMESTER GENAP MADRASAH TSANAWIYAH
TAHUN PELAJARAN 2014/2015
Mata Pelajaran           : Bahasa Inggris                                                          Kelas                : VIII C
Hari/Tanggal               : SELASA, 10/2/2015                                                   Jam Ke             : 3-4
 
 





I.  CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER BY CROSSING (X) A, B, C OR D!
The following text is for question no. 1 - 5.
Ira wanted to visit her uncle, Rusli and her aunt Maryam in Jepara.
They lived there. She went to Tanah Abang Terminal. She locked around as she walked into terminal. There were a lot of passengers there. Some of them just sat and other stood and talked with their friends.
Ira bought a cup of tea and a piece of cake. Then she found an empty seat beside some girls. It was quite a coincidence that one of the girls was Rany. Ira’s friends when they were in a junior high school. A Conversation started and the time passed quickly. Suddenly Ira looked at her watch, “On dear”, she said. “I forgot what I’ve to do. So, I miss the bus.

1. What did Ira do after she bought a cup of tea and a piece of cake? She ­­­­______
a. met her old friend, Rani             b. looked around the terminal            c. went to Tanah Abang terminal        d. talked with her friends
2. Who was Rani? She was______
a. Rani’s aunt                   b. A passenger in Tanah Abang terminal           c. Ira’s friend in elementary school     d. Ira’s uncle neighbor
3. “I forgot what I’ve to do”. What is the opposite of the word ‘forgot’?
a. Disappeared                b. Imagined                                                           c. Remembered                                     d. disapointed
4. Why did the writer write the text? He wanted to _______
a. entertain the readers                  b. describes a place                               c. tell about past event                         d. tell how to go to Jepara
5. The following sentences are true based on the text, except _______
a. Maryam is Rusli’s wife        b. Ira went to Jepara by train         c. Ira’s uncle lived in Jepara                        d. Ira met her old friend in Tanah Abang
6.   A        :   Jimmy, ___________your cell phone’s  number please?
B        :  Of Course!

a. I don’t think so                                            b. Can I have                         c. What do you think of                       d. Can you
7. A         : I think she is very strong girl
    B         : ____________________, because somebody told me that she was crying.

a. I don’t think so                                           b. Can I have                           c. What do you think of                       d. Can you
8. A         : Oh No! I forget to bring my pen __________ your pen, please?
    B        : Sure!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
a. I don’t think so                                            b. Can I have                        c. What do you think of                       d. Can you land
The following text is for question no. 9 - 10.
Passengers! Your Attention please.

Train 999, Bromo Express bound for Surabaya is running late by 20 minutes. It is expected to arrive at 22.20 hours.

The inconvenience is regretted.

9.Where might we find such announcement?
a. station                                                 b. stationery                     c. airport                                               d. harbor
10. What time is the train usually arrive?
a. at 22.00                                       b. at 22.20                                c. at 22.40                                             d. 20 minutes
II. ESSAY
The following text is for question no. 1 - 3.

Once upon a time, there was a little girl called Cinderella. She was pretty, loving and clever. But she was very poor. She lived with her step mother and stepsisters. They were very mean.
One day a special invitation arrived at Cinderella’s house. It was from the Royal palace. Three girls were invited to come. Cinderella knew she wouldn’t be allowed to go to the ball. But the ugly sisters, ho-ho-ho, they were excited. They couldn’t talk about anything else.
When the day of the ball came, they made such a fuss. Poor Cinderella had to rush about upstairs and downstairs
As soon as they had gone, Cinderella sat down by the fire and she said. “Oh I do wish I could go to the ball”.
The next moment, standing beside her was a lovely old lady with a silver wand in her hand.
“Cinderella” she said.  “I am your fairy godmother  and you shall go to the ball. But first you must go into the garden and pick a golden pumpkin, then bring me six mice from the mousetraps, a whiskered rat from the rattrap, and six lizards.
Cinderella went to the ball and the prince fell in love with her. Then they lived happily ever after.

1. Were her stepmother and her stepsisters friendly?
2. When did the story happen?
3. Why did her stepsisters hate Cinderella?
4. Rearrange the jumbled sentences below!
1. Every Saturday afternoon I practiced in school field with my team and my coach.
2. He would grounded anyone who came late and not obey the team rules.
3. The coach was couching very discipline.
4. When I was in elementary school, I really loved football.
5. They were strong and smart players.
5. Fill in the blanks with the correct words!

Last week, I (a) _________ my holiday in Jogjakarta. I went to Borobudur Temple. My family and I    (b) _________ there early morning. We went to Borobudur Temple by private car. I had prepared everything before we went to Jogja. While we (c) _________ driving, we could see some beautiful views of mountains, forests, and waterfalls. My family and I arrived at Borobudur Temple at 11:30 in the afternoon. There, I saw many tourists. Borobudur Temple was crowded in that holiday vacation. I could learn and practice speaking English with one of foreign tourists. His name was Jack. He was very friendly. It was my first time to speak English with foreign tourist. We went back at 04:40 in the evening. It (d) _________ a very interesting vacation.