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Welcome to The SSCE (WAEC and NECO) Practice Test - Test of Orals (Set 1)

  1. You are to attempt 60 objective questions for 40 minutes.
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From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that has the same vowel sound as the one represented by the letter(s) underlined.

market

A favourite     B. speed     C. margarine     D. sell

many

A. marry     B. said     C. lamb     D. money

young

A. blood     B. bound      C. found      D. loud

doctor

A. story      B. trial      C. alone      D. toured

watch

A. batch      B. cot      C. catch      D. caught

cook

A. pool      B. pull      C. cooled      D. schooled

jaw

A. shot      B. short      C. jam      D. jack

coin

A. doing     B. coke     C. boy     D. course

sew

A. dew      B. go      C. sane      D. seer

people

A. pie     B. pole     C. key     D. pear

bar

A bat      B. chat      C. father      D. arrow

heir

A. here      B. air      C. ear      D. hear

round

A. fun      B. road      C. now      D. brought

ear

A. heard      B. cheer      C. fare      D. bear

high

A. hill      B. heel      C. buy      D. coat



From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that has the same consonant sound(s) as the one represented by the letter(s) underlined.

bent

A. hitch      B. catch      C. think      D. tin

king

A. knife      B. know      C. blink      D. knew

sword

A. keys      B. star      C. poise      D. boys

chagrin

A. challenge      B. chemistry      C. shell      D. catch

shelf

A. halves      B. cough      C. shell      D. sheaves

both

A. these      B. them      C. theirs      D. athlete

chocolate

A. shock      B. champagne      C. choir      D. latch

bail

A. talk      B. folk      C. calm      D. fall

breast

A. marked      B. cream      C. star      D. mourn

unite

A. untie      B. uncover      C. you      D. until

brain

A. column      B. bang      C. banana      D. sing

merge

A. jerk      B. game      C. grease      D. leg

flock

A. physics     B. phlegm      C. calf      D. block

locked

A. look     B. dull     C. take     D. keep

plait

A. lump       B. apply       C. police       D. prank



From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that rhymes with the given word

suite

A suit      B. sweet      C. suitor      D. swim

punch

A. tongue      B. lunch      C. lunge      D. lung

whale

A. where      B. wail      C. whelp      D. well

sawed

A. sawn      B. swear      C. sword      D. swayed

unarmed

A. unhinge      B. unharmed      C. unmanned      D. unplug



Choose from the options lettered A - D, the one that shows the correct stress of the word given. Only one syllable has the main/primary stress, and the syllable is written in capital letters.

capitulate

A. CA-pi-tu-late     B. ca-Pl-tu-late     C. ca-pi- TU-late     D. ca-pi-tu-LATE

decorative

A. DE-co-ra-tive     B. de-CO-ra-tive     C. de-co-RA-tive     D. de-co-ra-TIVE

technology

A. TECH-no-lo-gy     B. tech-No-lo-gy     C. tech-no-LO-gy     D. tech-no-lo-GY

apologize

A. a-po-to-gize     B. a-PO-lo-gize     C. a-po-LO-gize     D. a-po-lo-GIZE

captivating

A. CAP-ti-va-ting    B. cap-TI-va-ting     C. cap-ti-VA-ting    D. cap-ti-va-TING



In the following options lettered A to D, all the words except one have the same stress pattern. Identify the one with the different stress pattern.

A. matter     B. enshrine     C. elbow     D. triumph

A. gangster      B. garnish      C. garbage      D. gazelle

A. endurance     B. enterprise     C. familiar     D. habitual

A. governor     B. eloquence      C. genocide      D. graffiti

A. elegy     B. fellowship     C. elephant      D. harmonious



In the sentence below, the word that receives the emphatic stress is written in capital letters. From the questions lettered A to D, choose the one to which the given sentence is the appropriate answer.

Jane borrowed her mother’s HAT for the party.

A. Did Susan borrow her mothers hat for the party?
B. Did Jane steal her mother’s hat for the party?
C. Did Jane borrow her father’s hat for the party?
D. Did Jane borrow her mothers dress for the party?

The principal expects the TEACHERS to be punctual for staff meetings.

A. Does the proprietor expect the teachers to be punctual for staff meetings?
B. Does the principal expect the students to be punctual for staff meetings?
C. Does the principal expect the teachers to be late for staff meetings?
D. Does the principal expect the teachers to be punctual for school meetings?

Salamatu believed she would PASS the Commerce examination.

A. Did Aisha believes she would pass the Commerce examination?
B. Did Salamatu believes she would fail the Commerce examination?
C. Did Salamatu believes she would pass the Biology examination?
D. Did Salamatu believes she would pass the Commerce test?

Her beauty enslaved many YOUNG men.

A. Did his beauty enslave many young men?
B. Did her ugliness enslave many young men?
C. Did her beauty enslave few young men?
D. Did her beauty enslave many old men?

His FIRST performance as a musician was a complete failure.

A. Was her first performance as a musician a complete failure?
B. Was his last performance as a musician a complete failure?
C. Was his first performance as a teacher a complete failure?
D. Was his first performance as a musician a partial failure?



From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that contains the sound represented by the given phonetic symbol.

/e/

A. week     B. leap     C. many     D. receive

/i/

A. meal     B. wanted     C. reel     D. fight

/ae/

A. plait     B. mate     C. came     D. father

/ͻ:/

A. cot     B. claw     C. young     D. plough

/^/

A. money     B. shirt     C. word     D. sword

/dƷ/

A. go     B. soldier     C. occasion     D. treasure

/Ɵ/

A. these     B. those     C. think     D. there

/Ʒ/

A. misery      B. zoo      C. church      D. leisure

/tʃ/

A. sachet     B. child     C. chef     D. ocean

/ʃ/

A. scoop     B. scheque      C. measure      D. lash

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