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KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 19th Nov. Contest

KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 19th Nov. Contest

KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 19th Nov. Contest

Those students who will take the test and give maximum answers correct in minimum time will get a prize:

1st Prize: Reward points equal to Rs 250

2nd Prize : Reward Points equal to Rs 150

3rd Prize : Reward points equal to Rs 100

Please note cash prize will not be given. Students can accumulate rewards points and can claim Pinnacle courses/ test series which are paid in lieu of these rewards points.

 

You need to take this test before 9 PM for prize purpose.

So participate in the contest and do your best. Give answers in the comment section of this test.

For answers and explanation watch Neeru Madam’s Video at 9 PM on youtube: 50 Episodes youtube series.

Episode 4/50

Q1. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘no error’.

Drinking after surgery (1)/not only poses a serious health risk,(2)/ but also threatened to lengthen the patient’s recovery time.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c)  3

(d) 4

Q2. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘no error’.

The tiny fishermen’s village was so close to the sea(1)/ that those who lived in it could listen(2)/ to the waves forever beating against the shore.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q3. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘no error’.

The decision was taken without(1)/ due regard to the dependence(2)/ of the various sections that make up the whole.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q4. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘no error’.

The orphanage didn’t have(1)/ much of an idea about the legalities(2)/ of giving off a child in adoption.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q5. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘no error’.

Every student needs (1)/ a real check before he begins (2)/ preparation for any competitive exam.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q6. In the following question, Out of given four alternatives ,select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word ?

Ruffian

(a) Delinquent

(b) Sophisticate

(c) Rational

(d) Brute

Q7. In the following question, Out of given four alternatives, select the one which is similar in meaning of the given word ?

Remiss

(a) Thoughtful

(b) Observant

(c) Lax

(d) Insinuate

Q8. In the following question, the sentence with blank to be filled with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

The engine will shut itself ____ if starts to overheat.

(a) down

(b) off

(c) out

(d) In

Q9. In the following question, the sentence with blank to be filled with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

The athlete’s jump was _________ than he had expected.

(a) farer                

(b) further           

(c) farther            

(d) far

Q10. P :No doubt examiners are all very professional and read each one thoroughly, but it doesn’t hurt to give them a hand by making it easier for them to mark (and easier for them to give you more marks).

Q : Here are some ways to do this.

R :Your essay will be one of possibly hundreds that an examiner has to read and mark.

S : First have a really good introduction to show you have a firm grasp of the question and that you have a main line of argument.

The proper sequence should be

(a) RPSQ

(b) PSRQ

(c) PSQR

(d) RPQS

Q11. P : So the onus of proof has to rest on the proposition.

Q :Until and unless some such grounds are produced we have literally no reason at all for believing.

R : If it is to be established that there is a God, then we have to have good grounds for believing that this is indeed so.

S : And in that situation the only reasonable posture must be that of either the negative atheist or the agnostic.

The proper sequence should be

(a) SRQP

(b) RQSP

(c) RPQS

(d) SPRQ

Q12. In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.

You will have to pull down this sky-scraper as you have not compiled with the town planning regulations.

(a) This skyscraper will have to be pulled down by you as the town planning regulations has not been complied by you.

(b) This skyscraper will have to be pulled down as the town planning regulations have not been complied with.

(c) This skyscraper will be pulled down as the town planning regulations have not been complied with.

(d) This skyscraper will have to be pulled down as the town planning regulations have not been complied.

Q13. In the following question a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested ,select the one which best expresses the same sentence  in Direct/Indirect as your answer.

“So help me, Heaven!” he cried, “I will never steal again”.

(a)  He wanted Heaven to help him so that he would never steal again.

(b) He exclaimed to Heaven that he would never steal again.

(c) He exclaimed Heaven to help him that he would never steal again.

(d) He called upon Heaven to witness his resolve never to steal again.

Direction [14-18]: In the following passage, some of the words have been left out read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of four alternatives.

Civilisation, like_____ (14), fall, not so much because of strength of the enemy outside, as through the weakness and_____(15) within. Rome fell not because of the barbarians, they merely knocked _____(16) something that was already dead. The heart of Rome had _____(17) beating when the arms and legs were cut off. we see something of this ____(18) in India and China and in the case of the Arabs.

Q14.

(a) states

(b) kingdom

(c) empires

(d) buildings

Q15.

(a) disease

(b) decease

(c) decay

(d) fortitude

Q16.

(a) off

(b) down

(c) on

(d) for

Q17.

(a) seized

(b) rotated

(c) ceased

(d) started

Q18.

(a) process

(b) procedure

(c) scene

(d) spectacle

Q19. In the following Question  out of the four alternatives select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of  idiom / phrase ?

A cushy job

(a) An unlawful act

(b) An impossible task

(c) An easy job that is not demanding

(d) A job that is full of risks

Q20. In the following Question  out of the four alternatives select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of  idiom / phrase?

Go out on a Limb

(a)  Get humiliated.

(b) Put yourself in a tough position in order to support someone.    

(c) Trapped in a situation.

(d) Lose his temper.

Q21. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute to the word/sentence.

Topiary is the art or practice of

(a) clipping shrubs or trees into ornamental shapes.

(b) Selecting and grading precious stones

(c) Telling mythological stories with music

(d) Documentation of government records.

Q22. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which will improve the underlined part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select ‘no improvement’.

The lighter the body the faster you swim

(a) The lighter the body faster you swim

(b) The lighter body the faster you swim

(c) The lighter the body the faster you swam

(d) No Improvement

Q23. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which will improve the underlined part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select ‘no improvement’.

The earth moves round the Sun, is it?

(a) wasn’t it?

(b) hasn’t it?

(c) Doesn’t it?

(d) No Improvement

Q24. In the following question, out of the given group of words, choose the correctly spelt word.

(a) Seige

(b) Sepulchar

(c) Secrosanct

(d)Liquefy

Q25. In the following question, out of the given group of words, choose the correctly spelt word.

(a) Suppliment

(b) Independance

(c) Demeanour

(d) Allignment

 

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