English Questions for RBI Assistant and IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017

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 English Questions for RBI Assistant and IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017
English Section is a topic that is feared by most of the candidates appearing in the IBPS SO and Clerk Exam. Though the sheer number of concepts and rules may seem intimidating at first, with discipline and the right approach, it is not difficult to master these concepts and their application to questions. Through such English Quizzes for IBPS Clerk, IBPS SO and other upcoming exams, we will provide you with all types of high-level questions to ace the questions based on new pattern English for IBPS Clerk.

Direction(1-15) : In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space, followed by some choices of words given in options. You have to determine which of these words fits well in all making them meaningful and grammatically correct. Word can be modified according to the tense of the sentence keeping the meaning of root word intact. If none of these words fit well, mark your answer as none of these.
I.  They chose a name ________  of the company’s philosophy.
II. The black cat was given the _________  name “Midnight.”
III. She gave a ___________  account of the journey.
(a) meaningful 
(b) opinion
(c) expressing
(d) present
(e) descriptive

I.  Would you please show some ________ for others?
II. The police officer ________ the group of teenagers with suspicion.
III. We will take care of supplying the food, so you have nothing to worry about in that ________ .
(a) light
(b) path
(c) consider
(d) regard
(e) manner
I.  The critic’s ________ about the show was positive.
II. The popular ________ received official and formal sanction.
III. Do you want my ________ on the meal?
(a) advice
(b) speculation
(c) verdict
(d) view
(e) answer
I.  The company’s products are, by general ________, poorly made.
II. According to government ________, current oil reserves are 10 percent lower than they were a year ago.
III. We need to ________ how much paint we’ll need for the job.
(a) discover
(b) around
(c) aspire
(d) estimates
(e) attempt
I.  She is involved in several artistic ________ .
II. Technology is the fastest-changing area/field of human ________ .
III. In this ________  he met with vigorous opponents.
(a) time
(b) serving
(c) quality
(d) endeavor
(e) extent
I.  Their political views represent the ________  within the party.
II. Many thought that the punishment was too ________ for the crime.
III. His mood changed/swung from one ________ to the other.
(a) noble
(b) extremes
(c) scenario
(d) moderate
(e) judgment
I.  I was impressed by the ________  of her convictions.
II. The battle cost the army about a quarter of its ________ .
III. Her career as a lawyer continues to go from strength to ________ .
(a) pillar
(b) era
(c) strength
(d) ability
(e) knowledge
I.  Her early childhood provided (the) ________ for her first novel.
II. Deciding to have the party outdoors was sheer ________.
III. She had a sudden ________ . They would have the party outdoors!
(a) motive
(b) support
(c) response
(d) inspiration
(e) way

I.  Do you have ________ doing this kind of work?
II. She has five years’ ________ as a computer programmer.
III. That was one of the worst days I’ve ever ________.
(a) graphic
(b) recent
(c) agreeing
(d) experience
(e) value
I.  The two ships were ________  by the navy after the war.
II. The team ________  three new players this year.
III. He is studying the way that language is ________  by children.
(a) opinion
(b) sank
(c) bought
(d) acquired
(e) force
I.  He could earn ________ his present salary at the new job.
II. We’ve eaten at that restaurant once or ________ .
III. The dictionary has been ________  updated since 1993.
(a) near
(b) approx
(c) never
(d) twice 
(e) seldom
I.  The Main Street Theater Company is ________ Shakespeare’s Othello next month.
II. You’ll be required to ________ a passport when you cross the border.
III. He ________ the queen with a diamond necklace.
(a) bringing
(b) shower
(c) influence
(d) presenting
(e) create
I. He claims to have developed a new ________  for growing tomatoes.
II. Though his staff is often confused by the way he runs the office, I’ve found that there’s ________  in his madness.
III. We need to adopt more modern ________  of doing things.
(a) crop
(b) ways
(c) machines
(d) methods
(e) fertilizer
I.  I ________  for her when she ran for governor.
II. The university is organizing a  ________ to attract a more diverse student population.
III. The group launched a  ________ to protect the area from commercial development.
(a) supported
(b) campaigned
(c) movie
(d) play
(e) script
I.  He had no raincoat to  ________  himself from the rain.
II. The insurance does not  ________   against damage caused by earthquakes.
III. The high taxes on imported goods are intended to  ________  domestic producers.
(a) attract
(b) bring
(c) go
(d) buy
(e) protect