Online English Olympiad Class Syllabus for Grade 8

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Syllabus

Chapter 1

Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms and Homophones

Chapter 2

Analogies and Spellings

Chapter 3

One word substitutions, Phrasal Verbs and Idioms or Proverbs

Chapter 4

Nouns and Pronouns

Nouns

  • Form and use plurals: review
  • Form and use plurals of compound nouns
  • Identify plurals, singular possessives and plural possessives
  • Form the singular or plural possessive
  • Identify and correct errors with plural and possessive nouns
  • Identify and correct errors with compound and joint possession

Pronouns

  • Identify pronouns and their antecedents
  • Use the pronoun that agrees with the antecedent
  • Choose between subject and object pronouns
  • Compound subjects and objects with 'I' and 'me'
  • Compound subjects and objects with pronouns
  • Choose between personal and reflexive pronouns
  • Use reflexive pronouns
  • Is the pronoun reflexive or intensive?
  • Use relative pronouns: who and whom
  • Use relative pronouns: who, whom, whose, which and that
  • Identify vague pronoun references
  • Identify all of the possible antecedents

Chapter 5

Verbs and adverbs

Verbs and verbals

  • Identify transitive and intransitive verbs
  • Identify linking verbs, predicate adjectives and predicate nouns
  • Correct errors with subject-verb agreement
  • Correct errors with indefinite pronoun-verb agreement
  • Use the correct verb – with compound subjects
  • Irregular past tense: review
  • Simple past, present and future tense: review
  • Identify and correct inappropriate shifts in verb tense
  • Form the progressive verb tenses
  • Form the perfect verb tenses
  • Identify active and passive voice
  • Rewrite the sentence in active voice
  • Identify participles and what they modify
  • Identify gerunds and their functions
  • Identify infinitives and infinitive phrases

Chapter 6

Adjectives

Adjectives and adverbs

  • Identify adjectives
  • Order adjectives
  • Identify adverbs
  • Choose between adjectives and adverbs
  • Is the word an adjective or adverb?
  • Form and use comparative and superlative adjectives
  • Good, better, best, bad, worse and worst
  • Form and use comparative and superlative adverbs
  • Well, better, best, badly, worse and worst

Chapter 7

Articles and Prepositions

Chapter 8

Prepositions, Prepositional Phrases, Participle Phrases

Chapter 9

Conjunctions, Determiners

Chapter 10

Jumbled Words

Chapter 11

Punctuations

Chapter 12

Tenses

Chapter 13

Voices and Narration - Question Tags

Chapter 14

Words related to leisure, Household items/issues, Social causes, Outdoor locations and activities, etc.

Chapter 15

Search for and retrieve information from various text types like News reports, Blurb, Dictionaries, etc.

Chapter 16

Comprehension (Prose and Poetry)

Chapter 17

Understand information presented in instruction manual format, Message format and others

Chapter 18

Acquire broad understanding of and look for specific information in longer texts like editorials, essays, etc.

Chapter 19

Spoken and Written Expression: Ability to understand situation-based variations in functions like requesting, giving information, expressing surprise, pronunciation etc.

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