Tuesday, 19 July 2016

Night Class: English Quiz


Directions (Q.1-10): In the following passage, there are blanks each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case:

The idea of the documentary was …1…by Anubhav in the year 2007 while he was …2… to his undergraduate course …3… the Western International University, New Delhi, India as a possible …4… for an annual inter-university competition …5… SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) …6… his institution rejected his …7… on account of non-feasibility. …8… then he is independently working on this documentary and has …9… interviewed famous personalities from all walks of …10…

1.(a) accepted 
(b) conceived 
(c) borrowed 
(d) taken 
(e) swallowed 

2. (a) attending 
(b) arriving 
(c) catching 
(d) noticing 
(e) presenting

3.(a) on
(b) in
(c) at
(d) as
(e) with 

4.(a) exit
(b) entry
(c) retirement 
(d) allocation 
(e) suffocation

5.(a) for 
(b) from
(c) if
(d) form
(e) into

6.(a) except 
(b) only
(c) but
(d) yet
(e) so 

7.(a) angle 
(b) proposal 
(c) motion 
(d) news 
(e) media

8.(a) Since 
(b) nearby 
(c) convenient 
(d) beside 
(e) outside

9. (a) presently 
(b) lastly 
(c) old
(d) already 
(e) firstly

10. (a) light 
(b) live 
(c) alone
(d) life 
(e) dark


Answers 

1.Ans- b (conceive- form or devise (a plan or idea) in the mind.)
2.Ans-a ( to attend - be present at (an event, meeting, or function)
3.Ans-c (preposition 'at' is correct here.)
4.Ans- b ( 'entry' in the competition)
5.Ans-a ('for' preposition is apt here)
6.Ans- c('but' shows contradiction in the idea)
7.Ans-b (rejected his proposal is right phrase)
8.Ans-a ('Since then' shows period of time)
9.Ans-d (already is correct adverb)
10.Ans-d ('all walks of life' is correct phrase) 










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