Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Sentence Correction English Questions for SBI PO and BOB PO 2017


Dear Students, It's the raining exams season, We have SBI PO, BOB PO, Dena Bank PO, RBI Grade- B scheduled in the upcoming days or months. Recently, New Pattern English Questions have been asked  in many exams. So, we are providing these 15 Sentence Correction Questions, where are high in difficulty level, Practice and test your understanding of English language. 

Directions (1-15): For each of the following questions, a part or the whole of the original sentence has been highlighted in bold. You have to find the best way of writing the bold part of the sentence. Option A repeats the bold part, if the bold part is grammatically correct then choose option A. 

Q1. Heavy commitment by an executive to a course of action, especially if it has worked well in the past, makes it likely to miss signs of incipient trouble or misinterpret them when they do appear.

(a) Heavy commitment by an executive to a course of action, especially if it has worked well in the past, makes it likely to miss signs of incipient trouble or misinterpret them when they do appear.
(b) An executive who is heavily committed to a course of action, especially one that worked well in the past, makes missing signs of incipient trouble or misinterpreting ones likely when they do appear.
(c) An executive who is heavily committed to a course of action is likely to miss or misinterpret signs of incipient trouble when they do appear, especially if it has worked well in the past.
(d) Executives’ being heavily committed to a course of action, especially if it has worked well in the past, makes them likely to miss signs of incipient trouble or misinterpreting them when they do appear.
(e) Being heavily committed to a course of action, especially one that has worked well in the past, is likely to make an executive miss signs of incipient trouble or misinterpret them when they do appear.

Q2. As rainfall began to decrease in the Southwest about the middle of the twelfth century, most of the Monument Valley Anasazi abandoned their homes to join other clans whose access to water was less limited.

(a) whose access to water was less limited
(b) where there was access to water that was less limited
(c) where they had less limited water access
(d) with less limitations on water access
(e) having less limitations to water access

Q3. Yellow jackets number among the 900 or so species of the world’s social wasps, wasps living in a highly cooperative and organized society where they consist almost entirely of females – the queen and her sterile female workers.

(a) wasps living in a highly cooperative and organized society where they consist almost entirely of
(b) wasps that live in a highly cooperative and organized society consisting almost entirely of
(c) which means they live in a highly cooperative and organized society, almost all
(d) which means that their society is highly cooperative, organized, and it is almost entirely
(e) living in a society that is highly cooperative, organized, and it consists of almost all

Q4. El Nino, the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru, a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated in the western Pacific to flow back to the east.

(a) a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated
(b) a phenomenon where changes in the ocean and atmosphere are combining to allow the warm water that is accumulating
(c) a phenomenon in which ocean and atmosphere changes combine and which allows the warm water that is accumulated
(d) is a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine to allow the warm water that has accumulated
(e) is a phenomenon where ocean and atmosphere changes are combining and allow the warm water accumulating

Q5. Beatrix Potter, in her book illustrations, carefully coordinating them with her narratives, capitalized on her keen observation and love of the natural world.

(a) Beatrix Potter, in her book illustrations, carefully coordinating them with her narratives,
(b) In her book illustrations, carefully coordinating them with her narratives, Beatrix Potter 
(c) In her book illustrations, which she carefully coordinated with her narratives, Beatrix Potter
(d) Carefully coordinated with her narratives, Beatrix Potter, in her book illustrations
(e) Beatrix Potter, in her book illustrations, carefully coordinated them with her narratives and

Q6. Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is precisely the opposite, a tool for communicating with a large, public audience.

(a) Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is
(b) Marconi conceived of the radio as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, but which is
(c) Marconi conceived of the radio as a tool for private conversation that could substitute for the telephone; instead, it has become
(d) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a tool for private conversation, a substitute for the telephone, which
(e) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, other than what it is,

Q7. Originally developed for detecting air pollutants, a technique called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it, is finding uses in medicine, archaeology, and criminology.

(a) Originally developed for detecting air pollutants, a technique called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it,
(b) Originally developed for detecting air pollutants, having the ability to analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it, a technique called proton-induced X-ray emission
(c) A technique originally developed for detecting air pollutants, called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it,
(d) A technique originally developed for detecting air pollutants, called proton-induced X-ray emission, which has the ability to analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance quickly and without destroying it,
(e) A technique that was originally developed for detecting air pollutants and has the ability to analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance quickly and without destroying the substance, called proton-induced X-ray emission,

Q8. Authoritative parents are more likely than permissive parents to have children who as adolescents are self-confident, high in self-esteem, and responsibly independent.

(a) Authoritative parents are more likely than permissive parents to have children who are adolescents are self-confident, high in self-esteem, and responsibly independent.
(b) Authoritative parents who are more likely than permissive parents to have adolescent children that are self-confident, high in self-esteem, and responsibly independent.
(c) Children of authoritative parents, rather than permissive parents, are the more likely to be self-confidence, a high self-esteem, and to be responsibly independent as adolescent.
(d) Children whose parents are authoritative rather than being permissive, are more likely to have self-confidence, a high self-esteem, and be responsibly independent when they are an adolescent.
(e) Rather than permissive parents, the children of authoritative parents are the more likely to have self-confidence, a high self-esteem, and to be responsibly independent as an adolescent.

Q9. Among the objects found in the excavated temple were small terra-cotta effigies left by supplicants who were either asking the goddess Bona Dea’s aid in healing physical and mental ills or thanking her for such help.

(a) in healing physical and mental ills or thanking her for such help
(b) in healing physical and mental ills and to thank her for helping
(c) in healing physical and mental ills, and thanking her for helping
(d) to heal physical and mental ills or to thank her for such help
(e) to heal physical and mental ills or thanking her for such help

Q10. Published in Harlem, the owner and editor of The Messenger were two young journalists, Chandler Owen and A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader.

(a) Published in Harlem, the owner and editor of The Messenger were two young journalists, Chandler Owen and A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader.
(b) Published in Harlem, two young journalists, Chandler Owen and A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader, were the owner and editor of The Messenger.
(c) Published in Harlem, The Messenger was owned and edited by two young journalists, A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader, and Chandler Owen.
(d) The Messenger was owned and edited by two young journalists, Chandler Owen and A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader, and published in Harlem.
(e) The owner and editor being two young journalists, Chandler Owen and A. Philip Randolph, who would later make his reputation as a labor leader, The Messenger was published in Harlem.

Q11. Construction of the Roman Colosseum, which was officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater, began in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian, was completed a decade later, during the reign of Titus, who opened the Colosseum with a one-hundred-day cycle of religious pageants, gladiatorial games, and spectacles.

(a) which was officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater, began in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian,
(b) officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater, begun in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian, and
(c) which was officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater, began in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian, and
(d) officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater and begun in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian it
(e) officially known as the Flavian Amphitheater, which was begun in A.D. 69, during the reign of Vespasian, and

Q12. As a baby emerges from the darkness of the womb with a rudimentary sense of vision, it would be rated about 20/500, or legally blind if it were an adult with such vision.

(a) As a baby emerges from the darkness of the womb with a rudimentary sense of vision, it would be rated about 20/500, or legally blind if it were an adult with such vision.
(b) A baby emerges from the darkness of the womb with a rudimentary sense of vision that would be rated about 20/500, or legally blind as an adult.
(c) As a baby emerges from the darkness of the womb, its rudimentary sense of vision would be rated about 20/500; qualifying it to be legally blind if an adult.
(d) A baby emerges from the darkness of the womb with a rudimentary sense of vision that would be rated about 20/500; an adult with such vision would be deemed legally blind.
(e) As a baby emerges from the darkness of the womb, its rudimentary sense of vision, which would deemed legally blind for an adult, would be rated about 20/500.

Q13. Because there are provisions of the new maritime code that provide that even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas, they have already stimulated international disputes over uninhabited islands.

(a) Because there are provisions of the new maritime code that provide that even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas, they have already stimulated
(b) Because the new maritime code provides that even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas, it has already stimulated
(c) Even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas under provisions of the new maritime code, already stimulating
(d) Because even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas under provisions of the new maritime code, this has already stimulated
(e) Because even tiny islets can be the basis for claims to the fisheries and oil fields of large sea areas under provisions of the new maritime code, which is already stimulating

Q14. The original building and loan associations were organized as limited life funds, whose members made monthly payments on their share subscriptions, then taking turns drawing on the funds for home mortgages.

(a) subscriptions, then taking turns drawing
(b) subscriptions, and then taking turns drawing
(c) subscriptions and then took turns drawing
(d) subscriptions and then took turns, they drew
(e) subscriptions and then drew, taking turns

Q15. Gall’s hypothesis of there being different mental functions localized in different parts of the brain is widely accepted today.

(a) of there being different mental functions localized in different parts of the brain is widely accepted today
(b) of different mental functions that are localized in different part of the brain is widely accepted today
(c) that different mental functions are localized in different parts of the brain is widely accepted today
(d) which is that there are different mental functions localized in different parts of the brain is widely accepted today
(e) which is widely accepted today is that there are different mental functions localized in different parts of the brain






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