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September 04, 2016

English Practice Test for Competitive Exams

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Directions (Q. No. 1 - 10) : In the following questions, four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct one out of the four 
  1. We were second - class citizens and they treated us as __________________.
    1. same
    2. such
    3. so
    4. like
  2. News papers are often guilty of  ________________ the truth.
    1. devaluing
    2. distorting
    3. degrading
    4. divulging 
  3. Ronald ________________  two goals in last night's win.
    1. picked
    2. carried
    3. drawn
    4. bagged 
  4. I didn't like lying but I  ________________ myself that it was for a good cause.
    1. condoled
    2. consoled
    3. mourned
    4. satisfied 
  5. She is very ________________ when it comes to finding excuses.
    1. ingenuous
    2. ingenious
    3. inglorious
    4. indigenous 
  6. He is one of the greatest men ________________ have ever lived.
    1. that
    2. which
    3. who
    4. whom 
  7. It was ________________ hot that day and the cable suffered the burnt off the heat.
    1. unacceptably
    2. unbelievably
    3. uncompromisingly
    4. unfailingly 
  8. The unrest ________________ into revolution.
    1. erupted
    2. ejected
    3. eked out
    4. eclipsed 
  9. Soil erosion was ________________ by the planting of trees.
    1. suppressed
    2. mitigated
    3. narrowed
    4. diffused 
  10. The only way to ________________ the country from the evils of communal-ism is to enforce the rule of law.
    1. purge
    2. evade
    3. eradicate
    4. extricate
Directions (Q. No. 11 - 20) : In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word. 
11. Lax
  1. Vigilant
  2. Careless
  3. Vigorous
  4. Drunken 
12. Dubious
  1. Dull
  2. Evil
  3. Dishonest
  4. Doubtful 
13. Skulduggery
  1. Honesty
  2. Skull cap
  3. Dishonest activities
  4. Honest activities 
14. Incredible
  1. Unbelievable
  2. Inconvenient
  3. Conspicuous
  4. Incorrigible 
15. Continuum
  1. Cline
  2. Contour
  3. Contract
  4. Continuous 
16. Unprecedented
  1. Known before
  2. Unknown before
  3. Expected
  4. Unprepared 
17. Trifle
  1. Important
  2. Tricky 
  3. Unimportant
  4. Intractable
18. Ludicrous
  1. Ridiculous
  2. Despicable
  3. Alarming
  4. Intractable 
19. Jeremiad
  1. Friction
  2. Incident
  3. Trouble
  4. Accident 
20. Berserk
  1. Clever
  2. Morose
  3. Cheerful
  4. Wild
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