ENGLISH QUIZ: Syndicate, LIC AAO, IBPS SO

Directions (Q. 1–10) : In the following passage some of the words have been left out 

each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraphs meaningfully complete.

The Indian economy is not (1) “in a bright spot”. That is what most (2), barring those 
like the International Monetary Fund (IMF), appear to think. One can, of course, see (3) 
the IMF is coming from. Multilateral agencies, (4) armed with a cookie-cutter approach, 
do take a (5) view and it is true that India is today the world’s fastest-growing (6) economy. Cheer on this front must, however, be (7) by an awareness that India has a far (8) per capita income compared to other countries in  the Brazil, Russia, India, China, 
South Africa (BRICS) grouping. (9), early indications are that India’s growth rate is slowing this (10) year.



1. 
a. altogether
b. exactly
c. quitely
d. same
e. truly

2.
a. observers
b. followers
c. Viewers
d. spectators
e. watchers

3.
a. what
b. why
c. that
d. where
e. which

4.
a. although
b. despite
c. in spite of
d. despite of
e. though

5.
a. world
b. whole
c. global
d. complete
e. overall

6.
a. large
b. largest
c. highest
d. biggest
e. big

7.
a. artifical
b. mediteted
c. settled
d. moderated
e. resolved

8.
a. higher
b. moderate
c. lower
d. reduced
e. arguable


9.
a. whatsoever
b. however
c. moreover
d. nonetheless
e. anyhow

10.
a. current
b. fiscal
c. purgatory
d. financial
e.commercial


Answers
1. b
2. a
3. d
4. e
5. c
6. a
7. b
8. c
9. c

10.d