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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Sentence Completion 1

Pick up the correct alternative out of given five alternatives.

Q-1 All the girls were dancing-----------having a good time.
(a) everyone were (b) everyone had
(c) everyone was (d) all of them were
(e) None of these
Q-2 They …………….to Shimla for their summer vacation last year.
(a) were gone (b) have gone
(c) had gone (d) went
(e) none of these
Q-3 Dr. Arti ……… our family friend since long.
(a) had been (b) has been
(c) have been (d) was
(e) None f these
Q-4 Many persons ………. badly in an accident near my town.
(a) was injured (b) were injured
(c) is injured (d) are injured
(d) has injured
Q-5 Amita …….. to America recently with her husband.
(a) have been (b) will be
(c) has been (d) had been
(e) none of these
Q-6 Who …….. at the door.
(a) is knocking (b) was knocking
(c) has been knocking (d) had been knocking
(e) are been knocking
Q-7 In a few seconds they ……………passed it.
(a) has (b) have
(c) had (d) was
(e) were
Q-8 Mr. Sumit …… at his beautiful pot.
(a) look (b) looking
(c) has looked (d) none of these
Q-9 The Culprit …….. by government last Sunday.
(a) is hanging (b) is hanged
(c) are hanging (d) was hanged
(e) None of these
Q-10 I bought a new bus last month, but I ……… my old car.
(a) am not sold (b) was not sold
(c) have sold (d) has sold
(e) have not sold
Q-11 My friend said that she had never ……… a novel she liked so much
(a) come across (b) saw
(c) seen (d) view
(e) viewed
Q-12 Raman ……… his mobile on the railing.
(a) has laid (b) laid
(c) had laid (d) will lay
(e) None of these
Q-13 He was informed on phone but no written confirmation ……….. so far.
(a) receive (b) received
(c) has been received (d) had been received
(e) has been receiving
Q-14 Computers ……… popular in the world in the last few years.
(a) were becoming (b) became
(c) are becoming (d) have become
(e) had become
Q-15 Mohan came ………. with his friends to see the Singapore.
(a) across (b) after
(c) behind (d) along
(d) None of these
Q-16 It will take 20 minutes to walk …….. the bridge.
(a) through (b) along
(c) across (d) over
(e) on
Q-17 My Grandmother could not remember where she ……….. his money.
(a) deposited (b) was deposited
(c) deposits (d) has deposited
Q-18 When he was unmarried, he often--------home late and his father ----------angry with him.
(a) arrive, is (b) arrived, had
(c) arrived, was (d) arrive, have
(e) None of these
Q-19 Two convicts-----------from prison last night.
(a) escape (b) have escaped
(c) escaped (d) had escaped
(e) none
Q-20 Ravinder ……… from the crowd because of his height and fair complexion.
(a) stood out (b) stood of
(c) stood on (d) stood in
(e) stood of
Q-21 If I take a passenger train ‘I’ll get late ………..
(a) is I? (b) isn’t it?
(c) would I? (d) will I?
(e) won’t I?
Q-22 It …….. to keep him at school and he went to Public school.
(a) was decided (b) were decided
(c) has decided (d) had decided
(e) is decided
Q-23 For thirty years he ……. hard at work studying a most difficult and important subject.
(a) has been (b) had been
(c) was (d) has being
(e) None of these
Q-24 Almost any other man ……… killed the dog then and there.
(a) will have (b) may have
(c) would have (d) could have
(e) do not have
Q-25 He quickly ……… the bag, he had brought with three tins of condensed milk.
(a) fill (b) has filled
(c) had filled (d) filled
(e) was filling

Answers:

1. (c) Everyone was
2. (d) went
3. (b) has been
4. (a) was injured
5. (c) has been
6. (a) is knocking
7. (c) had
8. (d) looked
9. (d) was hanged
10. (e) have not sold
11. (a) come across
12. (b) laid
13. (c) has been received
14. (d) have become
15. (d) along
16. (c) across
17. (e) had deposited
18. (c) arrived, was
19. (c) escaped
20. (a) stood out
21. (e) won’t I?
22. (a) was decided
23. (b) had been
24. (c) would have
25. (d) filled

English Sentence Completion 2

Fill in the blanks choosing the right form of the given four alternatives.

Q-1 When Mrs. Sharma -----------out of the bedroom with her husband, she ---------- the children already at the breakfast table.
(a) came , found
(b) come, find
(d) came, found
(d) come, find
Q-2 Rohit --------------one end of a nylon rope around his waist, and the other to his ship.
(a) tie
(b) was tied
(c) tied
(d) has tied
Q-3 This project---------employment to thousand of people.
(a) provide
(b) provides
(c) has provided
(d) has been providing
Q-4 The greatest tribute that we can ---------to his memory is to -------------the lead given by him.
(a) pay, followed
(b) pay, follow
(c) paying, follow
(d) None of these
Q-5 He ----------- Delhi University in 1978.
(a) graduated
(b) graduated
(c) was graduated
(d) have graduated
Q-6 However, before ----------he gave so much to his country that he can never be forgotten.
(a) retire
(b) retired
(c) has retired
(d) retiring
Q-7 She------neither frocks, nor jewels..
(a) has
(b) had
(c) have
(d) was
Q-8 ‘---------You lend me this? Only this?’
(a) can
(b) could
(c) will
(d) None of these
Q-9 She ---------as he dictated.
(a) write
(b) written
(c) wrote
(d) None of these
Q-10 Henry possessed eighteen thousand francs which his father----------him.
(a) leave
(b) left
(c) has been leaving
(d) had left
Q-11 ‘I am -------’, said he.
(a) goes
(b) going
(c) was going
(d) None
Q-12 Patience---------its limits.
(a) has
(b) was
(c) had
(d) is
Q-13 -----------money grow on trees?
(a) Is
(b) Does
(c) Did
(d) Do
Q-14 When all the Punches---------their seats, the aged aunt rose..
(a) took
(b) take
(c) had taken
(d) taken
Q-15 Rohit, who did not wish -------------into the dispute, now demurred.
(a) drag
(b) dragged
(c) of drag
(d) to be dragged
Q-16 By 1964 Hennery’s antiseptic method of surgery ------------- largely replaced by what -----------the aseptic method.
(a) has been , is called
(b) had been, are called
(c) had been, was called
(d) has been, was called
Q-17 --------------- on the culture plate, the mould began to grow.
(a) Having settled
(b) Is settle
(c) Was settled
(d) None of these
Q-18 There was no solution and the problem -----------tremendous.
(a) have
(b) had
(c) was
(d) is
Q-19 In his laboratory at Sr. Johan’s he ---------------out a series of experiments on the common germ called staphylococcus.
(a) carry
(b) carried
(c) has carry
(d) had carried
Q-20 “ I --------------to one of these teams, I would never have found Penicillin”.
(a) belong
(b) was belonging
(c) belonged
(d) None of these
Q-21 Her Parents and relations, however did not like this ---------------of unpractical dreams on the part of their son.
(a) Weave
(b) weaving
(c) has weaved
(d) will weave
Q-22 My field must-----------.
(a) parch
(b) will parch
(c) is parched
(d) parched
Q-23 Here, Romesh ----------the friendship of Mahesh.
(a) contracted
(b) contract
(c) will contract
(d) are contracting
Q-24 They, therefore ----------- him married at the age of twenty.
(a) get
(b) is getting
(c) got
(d) none of these
Q-25 He laid emphasis on ---------one’s own duty.
(a) do
(b) doing
(c) done
(d) was doing

Answers with Reasons.

1. (a) came, found
2. (c) tied
3. (b) provides
4. (b) pay, follow
5. (a) graduate
6. (d) retiring
7. (b) had
8. (a) Can
9. (c) wrote
10. (d) had left
11. ( b) going
12. (a) has
13. (b) Does
14. (c) had taken
15. (d) to be dragged
16. (c) had been, was called
17. (a) Having settled
18. (c) was
19. (b) carried
20. (c) belonged
21. (b) wearing
22. (d) be parched
23. (a) contracted
24. (c) got
25. (b) doing

Sentence Completion Test 3

Find out the correct option from the given four options.

Q-1 The visit of Governor has been advanced..………. three months.

(a) on (b) by (c) of (d) None of these

Q-2 Sonu saw his murderer sitting ----------his dead body.

(a) front (b) behind (c) beside (d) none of these

Q-3 Mohan has ……… me a great shock.

(a) give (b) gave (c) giving (d) given

Q-4 ………. You say so. I must believe it.

(a) From (b) Since (c) For (d) none of these

Q-5 I hear ……… your father is in America.

(a) whether (b) but (c) that (d) then

Q-6 There is no doubt …….. the earth is round.

(a) if (b) that (c) because (d) those

Q-7 He tried very hard ………. did not succeed.

(a) because (b) and (c) but (d) none of these

Q-8 If you go to Agra, you ……… the Taj Mahal.

(a) see (b) will see (c) has seen (d) had seen

Q-9 Walk carefully, lest you ……….

(a) fallen (b) was falling (c) has fallen (d) fall

Q-10 Amrita has written……… books.

(a) so many (b) many (c) so much (d) None of these

Q-11 Ramanujan said that he ………. return to next day.

(a) can (b) will (c) would (d) should

Q-12 Kumari Sunena is ……… Shri Devi of our office.
(a) a (b) an (c) the (d) None of these.

Q-13 Sangeeta has ………. expensive sari.

(a) an (b) a (c) the (d) none of these

Q-14 Mohit saved her ………. he would have been drowned.

(a) than (b) otherwise (c) lest (d) but

Q-15 You may do ……… you please.

(a) but (b) and (c) as (d) such as

Q-16 My father in law congratulated me ……… my success.

(a) of (b) for (c) to (d) on

Q-17 The thief broke ……… the house.

(a) in (b) at (c) on (d) into

Q-18 Sri Mohan and his friend …….. their lesson.

(a) has learnt (b) had learnt (c) will learnt (d) is learning

Q-19 The Parrot ………on the pole.

(a) was sitting (b) is sitting (c) sat (d) will be sitting

Q-20 Parry’s sister ………. when she came.

(a) leave (b) left (c) had left (d) has left

Q-21 The river has …….. its bank.

(a) Overflow (b) Over flown (c) been overflowing (d) none

Q-22 He ……… his graduation from Delhi University in 1961.

(a) has passed (b) passed (c) had passed (d) will pass

Q-23 People ……… get fall knowledge of the moon and the mars.

(a) will (b) would (c) has (d) can

Q-24 They ……… sixteen days on the moon.

(a) spend (b) are spending (c) Spent (d) none

Q-25 The ships…………. from the space station six month back.

(a) were stolen (b) was stolen (c) are stolen (d) None

Answers:

1. (b) by
2. (c) beside
3. (d) given
4. (b) since
5. (c) that
6. (b) that
7. (c) but
8. (b) will see
9. (d) fall
10. (b) many
11. (c) would
12. (a) a
13. (a) an
14. (b) otherwise
15. (c) as
16. (d) on
17. (d) into
18. (c) will learn
19. (d) will be sitting
20. (c) had left
21. (b) over flown
22. (b) passed
23. (b) would
24. (c) spent
25. (a) were stolen

Friday, June 20, 2014

Sentence Completion Test 3

Find out the correct option from the given four options.Q-1 The visit of Governor has been advanced..………. three months.
(a) on (b) by (c) of (d) None of these
Q-2 Sonu saw his murderer sitting ----------his dead body.
(a) front (b) behind (c) beside (d) none of these
Q-3 Mohan has ……… me a great shock.
(a) give (b) gave (c) giving (d) given
Q-4 ………. You say so. I must believe it.
(a) From (b) Since (c) For (d) none of these
Q-5 I hear ……… your father is in America.
(a) whether (b) but (c) that (d) then
Q-6 There is no doubt …….. the earth is round.
(a) if (b) that (c) because (d) those
Q-7 He tried very hard ………. did not succeed.
(a) because (b) and (c) but (d) none of these
Q-8 If you go to Agra, you ……… the Taj Mahal.
(a) see (b) will see (c) has seen (d) had seen
Q-9 Walk carefully, lest you ……….
(a) fallen (b) was falling (c) has fallen (d) fall
Q-10 Amrita has written……… books.
(a) so many (b) many (c) so much (d) None of these
Q-11 Ramanujan said that he ………. return to next day.
(a) can (b) will (c) would (d) should
Q-12 Kumari Sunena is ……… Shri Devi of our office.
(a) a (b) an (c) the (d) None of these
Q-13 Sangeeta has ………. expensive sari.
(a) an (b) a (c) the (d) none of these
Q-14 Mohit saved her ………. he would have been drowned.
(a) than (b) otherwise (c) lest (d) but
Q-15 You may do ……… you please.
(a) but (b) and (c) as (d) such as
Q-16 My father in law congratulated me ……… my success.
(a) of (b) for (c) to (d) on
Q-17 The thief broke ……… the house.
(a) in (b) at (c) on (d) into
Q-18 Sri Mohan and his friend …….. their lesson.
(a) has learnt (b) had learnt (c) will learnt (d) is learning
Q-19 The Parrot ………on the pole.
(a) was sitting (b) is sitting (c) sat (d) will be sitting
Q-20 Parry’s sister ………. when she came.
(a) leave (b) left (c) had left (d) has left
Q-21 The river has …….. its bank.
(a) Overflow (b) Over flown (c) been overflowing (d) none
Q-22 He ……… his graduation from Delhi University in 1961.
(a) has passed (b) passed (c) had passed (d) will pass
Q-23 People ……… get fall knowledge of the moon and the mars.
(a) will (b) would (c) has (d) can
Q-24 They ……… sixteen days on the moon.
(a) spend (b) are spending (c) Spent (d) none
Q-25 The ships…………. from the space station six month back.
(a) were stolen (b) was stolen (c) are stolen (d) None
Answers:1. (b) by
2. (c) beside
3. (d) given
4. (b) since
5. (c) that
6. (b) that
7. (c) but
8. (b) will see
9. (d) fall
10. (b) many
11. (c) would
12. (a) a
13. (a) an
14. (b) otherwise
15. (c) as
16. (d) on
17. (d) into
18. (c) will learn
19. (d) will be sitting
20. (c) had left
21. (b) over flown
22. (b) passed
23. (b) would
24. (c) spent
25. (a) were stolen