English Quiz

Directions (Q. Nos. 1-5) Each sentence below has blank/s. Each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Choose the word/s that best fit/s the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

1. Many leading members of the opposition party ….. to justify the party’s decision.
(1) having tried
(2) has tried
(3) have been trying
(4) tries
(5) is trying

2. The state-of-the-art school is …… with a medical clinic and fitness centre.
(1) establish
(2) illustrative
(3) having
(4) equipped
(5) compromising

3. The Bhagavad Gita is a part of the Mahabharata, but it stands ……… and is  in itself.
(1) dependent, incomplete
(2) together, justified
(3) separate, dignified
(4) apart, complete
(5) united, connected

4. The artist’s work of art is worthy ……. praise. 
(1) for
(2) of
(3) to
(4) about.
(5) to be

5. The charity …….. most of its money through private donations.
(1) receives
(2) borrows
(3) uses
(4) proposes
(5) invests Directions

(Q. Nos. 6-10)
Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

A. Because of the black and white rats the branch would fall on the ground very soon and the man woke up with a start only to realise that it was a dream.
B. On climbing, he looked down and saw that the lion was still there waiting for him.
C. Once a man dreamt that a lion was chasing him.
D. One rat was black and the other one was white.
E. The man then looked to his side where the branch he was sitting on was attached to the tree and saw that two rats were circling around and eating the branch.
F. The man ran to a tree climbed on to it and sat on a branch.

6. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement ?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

7. Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement ?
(1) 8
(2) C
(3) D
(4) E
(5) F

8. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement ? 
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) F

9. Which of the following should be the LAST (SIXTH) sentence after rearrangement ?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) D
(4) E
(5) F

10. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement ‘?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E