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KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 27th Nov. Contest

KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 27th Nov. Contest

KBL Series I English Kaa Mahasangram 27th 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 reward 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 7/50

Q1. 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’.

We had not met since then, neither did I wish to meet him now.

(a) never did I wish

(b) nor did I wish

(c) did not I wish

(d) No improvement

Q2. 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.

At job, If one is unable to follow the rules, one will find oneself ________ with many people.

(a) Running in disagreements

(b) Running out of disagreements

(c) Running into disagreements

(d) Running within disagreement

Q3. In the following question, Out of given four alternatives ,select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word ?

Obloquy

(a) Abomination

(b) Bewitch

(c) Exaltation

(d) Rebid

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’.

He was right, of course,(1)/ but his harsh words were(2)/ like rubbing pepper on wounds.(3)/ No Error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q5. 

The first indication of a cyclone is that the sky in the north-west is covered with dark clouds.

This is the sign of the imminent crisis.

P :The whole sky looks like a sheet of dark cloud.

Q : The current of the wind is never steady and regular, but is always fitful and violent.

R : Then the wind begins to blow with a moaning sound.

S : Soon the sound of the wind becomes as loud as the booming of the cannon.

The proper sequence should be

(a) RPQS

(b) RSQP

(c) SPQR

(d) QSPR

Q6. 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’.

When anything delighted or interested her(1)/ she talked it over with me just(2)/ as if she was a little girl herself.(3)/No error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q7. 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.

Rumours have been ______ about how Rohan’s party will form a government with their newly claimed electoral victory.

(a) Flicking over

(b) Flinging out

(c) Floating around

(d) Flooding into

Q8. 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.

The medicine has an expired date.

(a) An expired date is on the medicine.

(b) An expired date has been on the medicine.

(c) The medicine has had an expired date.

(d) There is an expired date on the medicine.

Direction [9-13]

Read the following passages and answer the questions that follow.

The overwhelming vote given by the greater part of the public has so far been in favour of films which pass the time easily and satisfy that part of our imagination which depends on the more obvious kind of daydreams. We make up for what we secretly regard as our deficiencies by watching the stimulating adventures of the other people who are stronger, more effective, or more beautiful than we are. The conventional stars act out our daydreams for us in a constant succession of exciting situations set in the open spaces, in the jungles or in the underworld of great cities which abounds in crime and violence. We would not dare to be in such situations but the situations are very exciting to watch since our youth is being spent in day-to-day routine of school, office or home.

Q9. According to the passage, most of us prefer films which

(a) overwhelm our imagination

(b) depict our times

(c) fulfil our secret wishes

(d) appeal to our reason

Q10. By watching thrilling adventures in films we make up for

(a) the effectiveness of our desires

(b) the shortcomings in our life

(c) the stimulation of our everyday life

(d) the influence which we don’t have

Q11. Film stars present situations

(a) which are familiar to us, the city dwellers

(b) which we have seen only in jungles

(c) which we meet everyday at work

(d) which excite us

Q12. Whether we admit it to ourselves or not, we are aware that

(a) we are weak and plain

(b) we are both powerful and handsome

(c) we are as strong as film heroes

(d) we are more beautiful than film stars

Q13. The daily life of students, office-goers and housewives is

(a) full of new adventures

(b) the same dull repetition

(c) stimulating to their imagination

(d) very exciting to them

Q14. 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 teacher can neither punish(1)/ him if he does wrong(2)/ or reward him if he does right.(3)/ No error (4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

Q15. In the following question ,Out of given four alternatives, select the one which is similar in meaning of the given word ?

Guzzle

(a) Assimilate

(b) Tacit

(c) Jejune

(d) Enervate

Q16. In the following question, out of the given group of words, choose the correctly spelt word.

(a) Phithisis

(b) Phthisis

(c) Pahthisis

(d) Pehthisis

Q17. 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.

Shweta said to Sobha,”Would you like to go on a trip to Kashmir?” Sobha said,”Yes”

(a) Shweta asked if Sobha would like to go on a trip to Kashmir and Sobha replied yes.

(b) Shweta asked Sobha if he would like to go on a trip to Kashmir and Sobha replied yes.

(c) Shweta asked Sobha if he would have liked to go on a trip to Kashmir and Sobha replied in the affirmative.

(d) Shweta asked Sobha if he would like to go on a trip to Kashmir and Sobha replied in the affirmative.

Q18. P: The bodies of Shah Jahan and his wife Mumtaz lie in two graves below this room

Q : There is a large dome above the center of the building.

R : Around this large dome, there are four smaller domes.

S : Just inside of the outer walls, the visitors can look into the central room from an open corridor.

(a) QRPS

(b) SRPQ

(c) QSPR

(d) QRSP

Q19. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute to the word/sentence.

Subsisting on bread.

(a) Baccivorous

(b) Merdivorous

(c) Batrachivorous

(d) Panivorous

Q20. In the following question, out of the given group of words, choose the correctly spelt word.

(a) Onomatopoeia

(b) Onometopoeia

(c) Onomatopoiea

(d) Onometopoiea

Q21. 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’.

It seemed as if (1)/ a tree of paradise had been transplanted to earth(2)/  such was the beauty of the tree. (3)/ No error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

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’.

These days, Radha finds it difficult to make both her ends meet.

(a) Both ends meet

(b) Both the ends meet

(c) Ends meet

(d) No improvement

Q23. In the following Question  out of the four alternatives select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of  idiom / phrase ?

Hustle your bustle

(a) Confusion

(b) Hurry up and get a move on

(c) To get prepared for the worst

(d) Having a drink

Q24. In the following Question  out of the four alternatives select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of  idiom / phrase?

Elbow Grease

(a) To bribe

(b) To work very hard

(c) To flatter

(d) To irritate someone

Q25. 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’.

It is a sad story(1)/ but if you will try to restrain your tears(2)/ I will tell you about it.(3)/No error(4)

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

 

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