‘How I met myself’ 3rd Term Reading Quiz – Round 2

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Erika,  Jacinto, Naomi, Marta  and Carlos did not feel  like workingto improve their marks. Why????

Following again a disappointing  round  your score is as follows:

Luis: 8 = 8

Anastasia: 7= 7

Manuél: 6= 6

Erika: 0 = 0

Marta: 0= 0

Jacinto: 0= 0

Naomi: 0= 0

Carlos: 0= 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our 2nd round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapter 4

What did John find out? Match the beginnings and endings.

1 The door where John had fallen

2 The flats in the street had five floors

3 Some of the flats had gunshot holes

4 He waited and watched in the street

5 The people living at number 7

a and were built in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

b made during World War II or the 1956 revolution.

c seemed to be normal Hungarians.

d was number 7 Felka utca.

e but saw nobody like himself.

Chapter 5

Complete the sentences in your own words.

a And every night I had the same dream and …

b And if I went back to sleep, …

c And if I didn’t go back to sleep, I lay in bed …

d And every morning I was more and more tired, …

e And I felt worse because …

f And even worse, …

g And then because I didn’t feel good …

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 20th April.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

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‘How I met myself’ 3rd Term Reading Quiz

Welcome to our  3rd Term Reading Quiz. After  having an introduction to the book and reading chapter 1 in class today let me give you some more intriguing information about this book.

One icy winter’s evening in Budapest, a man runs straight into John Taylor as he walks home through
the narrow streets. John falls over in the snow and looks up at the man’s face. ‘I felt very afraid. Because what I saw was me. My face looking down at me. My mouth saying sorry.’  Who is the man, and how will John’s life change? Well, let’s see how well you do. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

CHAPTER 2

Complete the summary with numbers and times. John Taylor, a ……………… -year-old Englishman has been working in Budapest for ………………….. years. ……………… months after falling in love with his Hungarian teacher, Andrea, they get married. They live in the …………….. District of Budapest. It takes John ……………… minutes to get to work. His normal day starts at …………………… am and finishes a ……………….. pm.

 

CHAPTER 3

 What happened after John fell down? Put the events in order.

a He noticed the man left no footprints.

b He had a drink and went home.

c He checked the toilet but nobody was there.

d That night, he lay awake thinking.

e He saw the man go in a wine cellar.

f He couldn’t tell Andrea the truth.

g He followed the man who ran into him.

h He asked the barman if anyone had come in.

Good luck to you all and don’t forget to send your answers by Monday, 16th April.

Let the Quiz begin!!!!!!

Mary B.

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‘Evening Class’ 2nd Term Reading Quiz – Winner

Well done to all contestants participating in our Second Term Reading Quiz which is now over! The prize goes to:

Anastasia winner of our 2nd Term Reading Quiz

Anastasia for her effort to win the Quiz, achieving her goal and showing me she has definitely read “Evening Class” from beginning to end!! Prize will be given on Friday, 16th, March.

Therefore, your final score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+7+8+8+8+8+8= 54

Erika: 0+0+0+0+0+7+0 = 7

Manuél: 0+8+6+7+7+0+6= 34

Luis: 0+6+0+4+0+6+0= 16

Marta: 0+0+0+6+6+0+7= 19

Jacinto: 0+0+0+0+0+0+0= 0

Naomi: 0+5+7+5+0+0+0= 17

Carlos: 0+0+0+0= 0

And remember is not winning what’s important but all of you taking part.

Thanks  to all those students who cared and gave their time to take part in this quiz.  As promised, the winner will get 3 extra points, 2 and 1 for 2nd and 3rd best respectively on your Evening Class Progress test. Congrats! 🙂

We’ll come back in April with our 3rd Term compulsory reading book: ‘How I met myself’ so…, watch this space!

Mary B.

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‘Evening Class’ 2nd Term Reading Quiz – Final Round

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Jacinto, Naomi, Marta, Manuel and Carlos did not feel  like working again to improve their marks. Why????

Once more time following a disappointing  round  your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+7+8+8+8+8= 46

Erika: 0+0+0+0+0+7 = 7

Manuél: 0+8+6+7+7+0= 28

Luis: 0+6+0+4+0+6= 16

Marta: 0+0+0+6+6+0= 12

Jacinto: 0+0+0++0+0+0= 0

Naomi: 0+5+7+5+0+0= 17

Carlos: 0+0+0= 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our final round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

CHAPTER 8

Order the letters in the words in italics and complete the sentences. The write T if the sentences are true and F if they are false.

a The Garaldis …………… bermeeredm Laddy.

b Alfredo wants Signora to come back to where she …………… olbegsn.

c When Fiona tells Aidan about Nell and Dan, he is completely…………… dosckhe.

d Aidan reached for Signora’s hand, but she …………… lulped away, because he was a married man.

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 9th March.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY! If not, your marks on compulsory reading will be badly affected.

Mary B.

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‘Evening Class’ 2nd Term Reading Quiz – Round 6

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Erika,  Jacinto, Naomi, Luis  and Carlos did not feel  like working againto improve their marks. Why????

Following again a disappointing  round  your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+7+8+8+8= 38

Erika: 0+0+0+0+0 = 0

Manuél: 0+8+6+7+7= 28

Luis: 0+6+0+4+0= 10

Marta: 0+0+0+6+6= 12

Jacinto: 0+0+0++0+0= 0

Naomi: 0+5+7+5+0= 17

Carlos: 0+0= 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our 6th round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

CHAPTER 7

Complete the sentences with one word. Then write numbers 1–7 to put them in order.

a Fiona tells …………… something about Dan.

b Fiona met Barry at the …………… .

c Nessa taught Fiona to …………… .

d Barry went to …………… for the World Cup.

e Fiona has …………… at Barry’s house.

f Barry took Fiona to a …………… match.

g Nessa tells …………… about Dan’s woman.

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 9th March.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY! If not, your marks on compulsory reading will be badly affected.

Mary B.

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‘Evening Class’ 2nd Term Reading Quiz – Round 5

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Erika,  Jacinto and Carlos did not feel  like working againto improve their marks. Why????

Following a no so  disappointing  round  your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+7+8+8= 30

Erika: 0+0+0+0 = 0

Manuél: 0+8+6+7= 21

Luis: 0+6+0+4= 10

Marta: 0+0+0+6= 6

Jacinto: 0+0+0+0= 0

Naomi: 0+5+7+5= 17

Carlos: 0+0= 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our 5th round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapters 5 and 6

Who/what are the people or things in italics?

(a) You’ve been good enough for (b) him until now.

(c) He had left debts that none of (d) them had known about.

(e) She was shocked … that (f ) he was meeting

(g) her now.

(h) It would be bad for business.

(i) They didn’t try to hide ( j) it.

(k) He was a big simple man of about 60 …Why did (l) you do (m) it ?

Put these events in chronological order. Write numbers 1–5.

Laddy starts playing snooker.

Connie uses her money to rescue her husband’s investors.

Rose gets ill.

d Mr Kane and Siobhan ask their former clients to reinvest.

Connie starts her Italian classes.

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 24th February.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY! If not, your marks on compulsory reading will be badly affected.

Mary B.

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‘Evening Class’ 2nd Term Reading Quiz – Round 4

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Erika, Marta,  Jacinto, Luis and Carlos did not feel again like working to improve their marks. Why????

Following once again an extremely disappointing  round due to its lack of participation your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+7+8= 22

Erika: 0+0+0 = 0

Manuél: 0+8+6= 14

Luis: 0+6+0= 6

Marta: 0+0+0= 0

Jacinto: 0+0+0= 0

Naomi: 0+5+7= 12

Carlos: 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our 4th round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapter 4

Answer these questions.

a What was the value of the notes that Lou paid with that made Suzi ask him where he got the money from?

b How much did Suzi’s ring really cost?

c How much cash did Robin give Lou?

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 10th February.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY! If not, your marks on compulsory reading will be badly affected.

Mary B.

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