ENGLISH QUIZ For S.B.I P.O. - 2013

Directions: (1-5): Select the correct alternative from (1), (2), (3) and (4) which represents all those synonyms.
1.    INSTANT
(A) Urgent                         (B) Precise
(C) Imperative                   (D) A food quickly prepared
(1) A, B & D                      (2) B, C & D               
(3) A, C & D                      (4)  A & D                               
(5) All of the above

2.    EXPIRE
(A) Terminate                    (B) Exhale
(C) Run Out                      (D) Die
(1) A & B                           (2) B & C        
(3) C & D                           (4) A, B & C               
(5) All of the above

3.    BIN
(A)  Respectable               (B) Box
(C)  Chest case                 (D) Place in a bin
(1) A, B & C                      (2) B, C & D               
(3) A, C & D                      (4) A, B & D               
(5) All of the above

4.    INIQUITOUS
(A) Wicked                                    (B) Nefarious
(C) Unjust                          (D) Askance
(1) A, B & C                      (2) B, C & D               
(3) A, C & D                      (4) A, B & D               
(5) All of the above

5.    MEET
(A) To come in notice       (B) Settle
(C) Assemble                    (D) A contest
(1) B, C & D                      (2) A, B & C               
(3) B & D                           (4) C & D                    
(5) All of the above

Directions (6-10): Choose the option which has correct pair to fill the blank space given in question.

6.    Luck is a ……………. happening, or that which happens beyond a person's control, and can be referred to as "good luck" or "bad luck".
(A) Fate                             (B) Chance    
(C) Sudden                       (D) Unplanned           
(E) Unpredictable             (F) Uncontrollable
(1) A & E                           (2) C & E        
(3) B & C                           (4) A & F                    
(5) C & D

7.    Time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time in a manner …………… to moving between different points in space.
(A)  Similar                                       (B) Analogous
(C) Super impossible                     (D) Comparable         
(E) Diverse                                       (F) Convoluted
(1) A & D                           (2) C & E        
(3) B & D                           (4) A & B                    
(5) C & F

8.    A lawmaker first raised the allegations in a letter to the prime minister in early September, and the complaint was……………..  passed from one government department to another without action being taken.
(A) Secondly                     (B) Consequently  
(C) Subsequently              (D) Routinely  
(E) Sequence                     (F) Sequentially
(1) A & D                           (2) C & F        
(3) A & E                           (4) C & E                    
(5) B & D

9.    One of the most commonly eaten vegetable across the world, a potato plant is actually………….
(A)Harmful                          (B) Poisonous
(C) Harmless                    (D) Innocuous
(E) Opulent                       (F) Lavish
(1) A & B                           (2) B & E        
(3) A & E                           (4) C & F                    
(5) B & D

10.  Ladakh has always been a ………………… for bikers and the Manali-Leh highway is indeed the stairway to this heavenly place.
(A) Heaven                           (B) Paradise   
(C) Eternity                          (D) Death trap
(E) Competitive                 (F) Terminal
(1) A & C                           (2) C & D        
(3) B & F                           (4) A & B                    
(5) B & E


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