Reading comprehension: The Beetle trumpeter Verdi, a small beetle, lived near the Doña garden hen. He was always alone. Walking in the garden wearing a gray vest and black hat. His house was made of walnut and fir strong side protecting him from wind and rain. Upon exiting the first rays of the sun, opened the wind ow and rehearsing with his trumpet. Yes, it was trumpeter! Tarari, tared, Tarari ! Every morning, sang his song. He loved his golden trumpet, had given it was an old owl who lived in the woods! Had spent years practicing and really was wonde rful to hear him play. His friends bore their trials patiently. Gradually the ho rn seemed to be alive, as their notes sounded even better. They danced in the ai r! That beat! The notes rose into the clouds and playing with them. His friends: the hen, the grasshopper and the old owl, who encouraged him to submit to a tru mpet contest that existed in the forest. His music became known in other forests nearby. All animals came to hear him play. The day of competition, all his frie nds donned their best clothes. That was cute! Some animals were a bit jealous an d suspicious. Verdi was not believed that such a good musician. How will this be a good musician a beetle? "They said. It's a bit ugly and does not live in an e legant! "Commented another. But they changed their minds at once to hear him pla y. His melodies were so beautiful that everyone listened attentively. The contes t was a great success and everyone applauded enthusiastically. Verdi, became ver y famous, but remained in his house walnut shell and having fun with friends. 1. According to the text, Verdi was a beetle A. Big B. medium C. Boy 2. Verdi live d A. only B. the hen D. Fat D. with the grasshopper D. his father C. the owl 3. Verdi played trumpet given to him by A. hen B. an old owl C. the grasshopper 4. How long had Verdi practicing the trumpet? A. hours B. C. days weeks D. years old 5. Which of the following statements is correct? A. His friends encouraged him t o present himself to a contest of trumpet. B. Some animals did not believe that Verdi was a good musician because they were a bit ugly and poor. C. Verdi was re hearsing with his trumpet every afternoon. D. After the contest, Verdi continued to live in the same house. II. Lyrical THE GOAT The goat loose in the garden walked Melissa ate after eating basil and then purple stems. She was white as a cheese, as the moon was white. Tired of ea ting grass, broom began to eat. No one saw her, but God. My heart looked. She ke pt eating flowers and branches of sage. He began to bleat later, under the clear morning. His bleating was in the air a water not wet. He went through the count ryside fresh mountain road. Perfumed mauve is the wind when bleating. Oscar Cast ro (Chile) 6. How many stanzas have the poem "The Goat"? A. ten o'clock B. twelve o'clock C . fifteen D. twenty 7. How many lines of each stanza in the poem above? A. a B. two C. three D. Augu st 4. The expression "was white as a cheese" contains an A. B. personification C . metaphor Comparison 9. The expression "My heart looked" contains an A. B. pers onification C. metaphor D. Comparison D. None of the above None of the above 10. The expression "His bleating was in the air / water that has no tip 'contain s A. B. personification C. metaphor D. Comparison None of the above III. GRAMMAR 11. What is the subject in the sentence "The student came back again? A. B. The new student came The C. D. Students The new student 12. What is the predicate i

n the sentence "The children collected fruits in the garden? A. collected B. C. fruits collected picked fruit in the Garden 13. In the sentence "The girls prepa red some biscuits", the words underlined are: A. B. Substantive C. Adjectives D. verb Articles 14. In the sentence "The teacher introduced the new students", th e words underlined are: A. common nouns B. C. nouns D. adjectives Possessive Adj ectives 15. In the sentence "My grandparents came to our house," underlined word s are: A. gentile adjectives B. deictic adjectives C. D. possessive adjectives 1 6 adjectives. In the sentence "Peter traveled to Valparaiso this summer," the un derlined words are: A. B. nouns common nouns C. D. adjectives Possessive Adjecti ves 17. What word in the following sentence is an adjective? "My parents gave me a beautiful watch." A. My B. C. Parents D. gave€Beautiful 18. What time is the verb of the sentence? "Elena will sing in the school choir." A. This B. C. Futu re D. past Conditional 19. What time is the verb of the sentence? "My cousins so ld clothes in a store." A. This B. C. Future D. past Conditional 20. In the sent ence "Books are my brother on the floor." The underlined words are: A. B. Articl es C. Substantive adjectives D. prepositions IV. SPELLING 21. Which of the follo wing options are correctly used commas? A. At the bookstore I bought, notebooks pencils a compass rule glue and an agenda. B. At the bookstore I bought notebook s, pencils, a ruler, a compass, glue, and an agenda. C. At the bookstore I bough t, notebooks, pencils, a ruler, a compass, glue, and an agenda. D. At the bookst ore I bought notebooks, pencils, a ruler, a compass, glue and an agenda. 22. In which alternate every word must carry tilde (accent)? A. animal heat, window B. cajon, angel, telephone C. mani house, banana 23. Which of the following words i s a synonym for the word "wall"? A. B. house Division C D. Wall 24th floor. Whic h of the following words is an antonym of the word soft? A. rough B. hard C. D. Smooth D. Light rifle, color, David D. in the garden DIAGNOSTIC TEST LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION Fifth Year Basic 5 YEAR NAME ________ __________________________________________ ____ Ptos.______ Nota______ FIFTH NORMAL COLLEGE Tick I. Reading Comprehension: A 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. B C D II. A lyrical 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. B C D 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 III. GRAMMAR 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. IV. SPELLING 21. 22. 23. 24. V. EDITORIAL 25. Write a text of ten lines on "What I did during the summer" ________________________________________________________________________________ ____________ ___________________________________________________________________ _________________________ ______________________________________________________

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