New Pattern Paragraph Completion For IBPS RRB and IBPS PO 2017

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English Questions For IBPS RRB PO Exam 2017

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Direction (1-5): In each of the following questions a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given, to make the passage complete and coherent.

Q1. Acacia tree came to the country from the Indian sub-continent and flourished thanks to its properties that are perfectly adapted to an arid environment. Its deep roots allow it to draw water from 60 metres underground, _____creating a natural barrier against erosion. 
(a)that gives the secondary benefits of limiting irrigation or
(b) which also provide the secondary benefit of limiting irrigation and
(c)limited irrigation is the benefit of limiting secondary
(d)which also provided  the secondary benefit that limited irrigation and
(e)limiting irrigation will be provided by secondary  benefit though

Q2.  Greece does not have enough income to pay its bills. Since the financial crisis began, its economy has shrunk by more than any other rich country’s. Between 2008 and 2014 nominal GDP, a rough proxy for an economy’s capacity to repay debts, fell by 22%,______.
(a)more than other European is valid
(b)most valid European and much more
(c)invalid European and more
(d)much more than any other European invalid.
(e)most of the Europeans that is invalid

Q3. Anyone who has ever had even a quick glance through Instagram will know that just as doughnuts and cupcakes are pet favorites of the food world,_______.
(a)succulents had the pet project of lifestyle instagrammer
(b) succulents have being the pet projects of lifestyle instagrammer
(c) succulents are the pet project of lifestyle Instagrammer.
(d)succulents had been the projects of lifestyle nstagrammer.
(e)succulents is the pet projects of lifestyle instagrammer.

Q4.Bony old man Arumugam is a recent YouTube sensation. His cookery show Village Food Factory is keenly watched by millions. _________________________________ _______________the food is tasted with exaggerated relish in front of the camera by Arumugam himself.
(a)cooking style and its procedure of grabbing attention
(b)it is calling for attention for their cooking style or the way
(c)it is grabbing the attention of their simply cooked style and the way
(d)by the way,  their cooking is very simple
(e) It is grabbing attention for its simple cooking style and the way

Q5.Every country that follows GST experienced a hike in inflation when they first introduced it. They countered the inflation by keeping tabs on prices and__________ .
(a) initiating anti-profiteering measures at the retail level to protect consumers from price swindling
(b) protect consumers from price swindling initiate anti-profiteering measures  initiated
(c) initiate anti-profiteering measures of the retailing level to protect consumers of price swindling
(d) to protract consumers from price swindling anti-profiteering measures  are initiated
(e) anti- profiteering measures at the retail level is protecting consumers from swindling of price.

Direction (6-10): Select the phrase/connector from the given three options which can be used to form a single sentence from the two sentences given below, implying the same meaning as expressed in the statement sentences.

Q6. The GST, as it is rolling, is an outcome of a political process in which 29 States and seven Union Territories agreed to give up their right to impose the sales tax on goods (VAT) and the Centre gave up its right to impose excise and services taxes.
a)The GST, as it being rolled
b)The GST, as it is rolling
c) The GST, as it’s being rolled out

Pick out the option which when used to start a sentence combines both the above sentences in one.
a) Only a
b) Only b
c) Only c
d) Only a and c
e) None of the above

Q7. Among the tens of thousand who has committed suicide out of despair,, perhaps most were
peasants. Their despair must be read and respected in the larger picture of visionless development.
The loans they had failed to repay were minor by urban standards.Their distress reminds us that India has become morally blind.
a)Among the ten of thousand who have committed suicide out of despair,
b) Among the tens of thousands who have committed suicide out of despair,
c) Among the tens of thousand who has committed suicide out of despair,

Pick out the option which when used to start a sentence combines both the above sentences in one.
a) Only a
b) Only b
c) Only c
d) Only a and c
e) None of the above

Q8. Education could had been a means of integration the rural in the largest political community symbolized by the nation. This did not happen for several reasons. To begin with, schools in rural areas remained neglected and attempts to improve them never gained momentum.
a)Education could have been a means of integrating the rural into the larger political community
b)Education must has been a means of integrating the rural into the larger political community
c)Education could had been a means of integration the rural in the largest  political community

Pick out the option which when used to start a sentence combines both the above sentences in one.
a) Only a
b) Only b
c) Only c
d) Only a and c
e) None of the above

Q9.How would future climate change affect the poor and how does one address both
poverty and climate change? This is a conundrum faced by policy-makers in India and other developing countries.
a) How will future climate change affected the poor
b) How would future climate change affects the poor
c) How will future climate change affect the poor

Pick out the option which when used to start a sentence combines both the above sentences in one.
a) Only a
b) Only b
c) Only c
d) Only a and c
e) None of the above

Q10.The killing of Amarnath pilgrims, in a terror attack, will be shocking. Clearly, militants will be going too far in their sinister plot of unleashing violence and terror. The State government and the Centre must act together to crush these dangerous designs and anti-national activities; there can be no soft pedaling and complacency here. While talks and attempts at reconciliation can keep going on, those indulging in violence, terrorism and instigating anti-national elements should be quelled. The message should be loud and clear.
a) The killing of Amarnath pilgrims, in a terror attack, was shocking. Clearly, militants were going too far in their sinister plot of unleashing violence and terror.
b) The killing of Amarnath pilgrims, in a terror attack, is shocking. Clearly, militants are going too far in their sinister plot of unleashing violence and terror.
c) The killing of Amarnath pilgrims, in a terror attack, will be shocking. Clearly, militants will be  going too far in their sinister plot of unleashing violence and terror

Pick out the option which when used to start a sentence combines both the above sentences in one.
a) Only a
b) Only b
c) Only c
d) Only a and c
e) None of the above

Solutions

S1.Option(b)
Sol. Option B ‘which also provides the secondary benefit of limiting irrigation and’  is coherent with the previous and next statement.

S2.Option(d) 
Sol. 'much more than any other European invalid' makes the sentence meaningful. Other options are irrelevant.

S3. Option(c)
Sol. ‘succulents are the pet project of lifestyle Instagrammer’  is the most appropriate option.

S4. Option(e)
Sol. It is grabbing attention for its simple cooking style and the way.
The sentence after the blank starts with 'It', means the previous statement talks about Arumugam's cookery show. Hence the most appropriate option is E.Option C is incorrect because if 'their' in the sentence.

S5.Option (a)
Sol. ‘initiating anti-profiteering measures at the retail level to protect consumers from price swindling’ is the correct choice. Other options do not give coherent meaning.

S6. Option(c)
Sol.The GST, as it’s being rolled out.
rolled out:to introduce (something, such as a new product) especially for widespread sale to the public.

S7. Option(b)
Sol.Among the tens of thousands who have committed suicide out of despair,

S8.Option(a)
Sol.Education could have been a means of integrating the rural into the larger political community

S9. Option(c)
Sol. How will future climate change affect the poor

S10. Option(b)
Sol. The killing of Amarnath pilgrims, in a terror attack, is shocking. Clearly, militants are going too far in their sinister plot of unleashing violence and terror.

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