General Englisk Mock Test

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  • 1. 

    The bomb ............. near the busy vegetable market.

    • A.

      Put out

    • B.

      Went off

    • C.

      Put across

    • D.

      Got away

    Correct Answer
    B. Went off
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "went off." In this context, "went off" refers to the bomb exploding or detonating. Therefore, the bomb exploded near the busy vegetable market.

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  • 2. 

    Choose the sentence with correct order:

    • A.

      Why can”t we have a cup of soup at first?

    • B.

      Why we can”t have a cup of soup at first?

    • C.

      Can”t why we have a cup of soup at first?

    • D.

      Why have we can”t a cup of soup at first?

    Correct Answer
    A. Why can”t we have a cup of soup at first?
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Why can't we have a cup of soup at first?" This sentence follows the correct word order in English, with the question word "why" at the beginning, followed by the auxiliary verb "can't," the subject "we," and the main verb "have." The object "a cup of soup" is placed after the verb.

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  • 3. 

    Let”t read a new story, .............?

    • A.

      Don”t it

    • B.

      Didn”t it

    • C.

      Have we

    • D.

      Shall we

    Correct Answer
    D. Shall we
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "shall we" because it is a suggestion to read a new story together. "Shall we" is commonly used to make suggestions or invitations in English.

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  • 4. 

    The deeper she studied, ................

    • A.

      The great she understood

    • B.

      The greater she understood

    • C.

      The much great she understand

    • D.

      The greatest she understood

    Correct Answer
    B. The greater she understood
    Explanation
    As she delved deeper into her studies, her understanding increased. The phrase "the greater she understood" implies that her comprehension grew in magnitude or extent.

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  • 5. 

    Choose the correctly spelled word

    • A.

      Accomodate

    • B.

      Acomodate

    • C.

      Accommodate

    • D.

      Acomodat

    Correct Answer
    C. Accommodate
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "accommodate." This word means to provide lodging or to make adjustments to suit someone's needs. The incorrect spellings "acomodate" and "acomodat" do not follow the standard spelling rules in English.

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  • 6. 

    We live in .............. big house with a white door

    • A.

      The

    • B.

      A

    • C.

      At

    • D.

      An

    Correct Answer
    A. The
    Explanation
    The sentence suggests that the speaker lives in a specific big house with a white door. "The" is used to refer to something specific or known, so it is the correct answer in this context.

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  • 7. 

    If you throw the knife, ............

    • A.

      I will get down

    • B.

      I get down

    • C.

      I would get down

    • D.

      I would got down

    Correct Answer
    A. I will get down
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I will get down." This is because the phrase "if you throw the knife" suggests a future event, and the use of "will" indicates a future action. Therefore, the speaker is stating that they will get down if the knife is thrown.

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  • 8. 

    Synonym of kind-hearted is

    • A.

      Bigamy

    • B.

      Benevolent

    • C.

      Bifurcated

    • D.

      Bilingual

    Correct Answer
    B. Benevolent
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "benevolent". Kind-hearted and benevolent both refer to someone who is compassionate, generous, and caring towards others. They have a genuine concern for the well-being of others and often display acts of kindness and goodwill. Therefore, benevolent is a synonym of kind-hearted.

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  • 9. 

    Dutch courage means

    • A.

      Courage of Dutch people

    • B.

      Courage to travel sea

    • C.

      Courage induced by alcohol

    • D.

      Courage induced by friends

    Correct Answer
    C. Courage induced by alcohol
    Explanation
    Dutch courage is a colloquial term that refers to the courage or bravery that someone gains from consuming alcohol. It suggests that alcohol can temporarily boost one's confidence and reduce inhibitions, leading to a perceived increase in courage. The term "Dutch" in this context does not refer to the people of the Netherlands, but rather it is believed to have originated from the English view of the Dutch as heavy drinkers during the 17th century.

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  • 10. 

    Which one do you like?

    • A.

      Where is your home

    • B.

      Where his home was

    • C.

      Where is his home

    • D.

      Where was his home

    Correct Answer
    B. Where his home was
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "where his home was" because the question is asking about the location of someone's home in the past. The use of "was" indicates that the person's home is no longer in that location.

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  • 11. 

    Antonym of compulsory is

    • A.

      Compulsory

    • B.

      Ed compulsory

    • C.

      Occasional

    • D.

      Voluntary

    Correct Answer
    D. Voluntary
    Explanation
    The antonym of compulsory is voluntary because compulsory means something that is required or mandatory, whereas voluntary means something that is done willingly or by choice.

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  • 12. 

    The editor was editing important news. The passive form of this sentence is :

    • A.

      The editor was being edited by an important news

    • B.

      An important news had been edited by the editor

    • C.

      An important news was edited by the editor

    • D.

      An important news was being edited by the editor

    Correct Answer
    D. An important news was being edited by the editor
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "An important news was being edited by the editor." This is the passive form of the given sentence, indicating that the news article was being edited by the editor.

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  • 13. 

    My daughter has rejoiced.............. hearing the result.

    • A.

      On

    • B.

      At

    • C.

      From

    • D.

      For

    Correct Answer
    B. At
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "at". In this sentence, "rejoiced" is a verb that describes an action. When we use the verb "rejoice" to talk about someone's reaction to something, we usually use the preposition "at" to indicate the cause or reason for the joy. Therefore, the correct usage in this sentence is "rejoiced at hearing the result."

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  • 14. 

    Robert was inattentive ........... he had a car accident.

    • A.

      Because of

    • B.

      So

    • C.

      Due to

    • D.

      Even though

    Correct Answer
    B. So
    Explanation
    The word "so" is the correct answer because it indicates a cause-and-effect relationship between Robert being inattentive and having a car accident. It implies that Robert's inattentiveness directly led to the car accident.

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  • 15. 

    Peter .............. his homework before the teacher arrived.

    • A.

      Has complete

    • B.

      Was complete

    • C.

      Had completed

    • D.

      Was completing

    Correct Answer
    C. Had completed
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "had completed." This is because the sentence is in the past perfect tense, indicating that the action of completing the homework happened before another past event (the teacher arriving). The past perfect tense is formed by using "had" followed by the past participle form of the verb, which in this case is "completed."

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  • 16. 

    A ............. of monkeys entered from the forest and destroyed the crops

    • A.

      Herd

    • B.

      Army

    • C.

      Tribe

    • D.

      Flock

    Correct Answer
    C. Tribe
    Explanation
    A tribe of monkeys entered from the forest and destroyed the crops. This suggests that a group of monkeys, which can be referred to as a tribe, came out of the forest and caused damage to the crops. The word "tribe" is commonly used to describe a social unit in primates, including monkeys, and in this context, it accurately portrays the behavior of a group of monkeys acting collectively.

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  • 17. 

    ............. the weather forecasts the city was hit by a huge sand storm.

    • A.

      Therefore

    • B.

      Because

    • C.

      Despite

    • D.

      However

    Correct Answer
    C. Despite
    Explanation
    The word "despite" indicates that there was a contradiction or unexpected outcome. In this case, despite the weather forecasts, which presumably predicted no sand storm, the city was hit by a huge sand storm. This suggests that the weather forecasts were incorrect or unreliable.

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