English Questions For SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 (Sentence Improvement)

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English Questions For SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 (Sentence Improvement)


This section can be easy as pie if your basics are clear. Sometimes, even those who can communicate very well in English, fail to perform to the best of their ability in the banking exams. So, instead of boiling the ocean, try building up a strong vocabulary, an effective knowledge of grammar, and efficient comprehension skills so as to be on the ball to face this particular section. Here is a quiz being provided by Adda247 to let you practice the best of latest pattern English Questions.


Directions (1-10): Which of the phrases (a), (b), (c) and (d) given below should replace the phrase given in BOLD in the following sentence to make it meaningful and grammatically correct. If the sentences is correct as it is and ‘No correction is required’, mark (e) as the answer. 

Q1. We have accepted over two billion dollars from them yet it is been used to build hospitals in the area.
(a) that is yet to use
(b) although it has been used
(c) no yet being used
(d) which will be used
(e) No correction required

Q2. People have respond in favour the government’s efforts to resolve the budget crisis. 
(a) favourably responded 
(b) response in favour of
(c) responded favourably to
(d) been responding favourably 
(e) No correction required 

Q3. Striking this deal will enable the company to expend its operations in Europe.
(a) Strike this deal that
(b) To strike off this deal
(c) By striking this deal to
(d) This deal was struck which
(e) No correction required

Q4. We admire they are taking this step despite the numerous risks involved.
(a) them to take
(b) them for taking
(c) that they have taken over
(d) how their taking of
(e) No correction required

Q5. The management has been left with no option else to change the branch timings to avoid losing business. 
(a) but to change 
(b) except the change of
(c) unless it changes with
(d) other than the changing 
(e) No correction required

Q6. As the lawyer was too personally involved, the judge decided to removed him from the case.
(a) remove himself from the 
(b) remove him from the
(c) removes him from the
(d) remove him on the
(e) No correction required

Q7. In order to protect from rotting, many fruits are treated with chemicals before been shipped from one place to another.
(a) after being shipped to
(b) before being shipped at
(c) before being shipped from 
(d) after been shifted to
(e) No correction required

Q8. If our business continues to expand at this rate, we will need to employ many staff soon.
(a) employ more staff soon
(b) employ much staffs sooner
(c) employment much staff soon 
(d) employ many staffs soon
(e) No correction required

Q9. Two escaped prisoners were recaptured this morning when they were trying to cross the border to enter the neighboring country. 
(a) got recaptured this morning
(b) are recaptured this morning 
(c) could recapture this morning 
(d) were recaptured on morning 
(e) No correction required 

Q10. There is believed to be thousands of homeless teenagers living on the streets of the capital city.
(a) It is believed to 
(b) There is believe to
(c) There are beliefs to 
(d) There are believed to 
(e) No correction required





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