IBPS PO Exam 2015: English Language

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  • 1. 
    Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form the meaningful sentence and then answer the questions given below.a) Today, the earth has many satellites besides the moon.b) As a result, they travel in an orbit round the earthc) But the pull of the earth keeps them from doing so.d) They are the artificial satellites made by the man and very much smaller than the moon.e) The artificial satellites do not fall because they are going too fast to do so.f) As they speed along they tend to go straight off into spaceWhich of the following should be last sentence after rearrangement?
    • A. 

      A)

    • B. 

      B)

    • C. 

      C)

    • D. 

      D)

    • E. 

      E)

  • 2. 
    Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form the meaningful sentence and then answer the questions given below.a) Today, the earth has many satellites besides the moon.b) As a result, they travel in an orbit round the earthc) But the pull of the earth keeps them from doing so.d) They are the artificial satellites made by the man and very much smaller than the moon.e) The artificial satellites do not fall because they are going too fast to do so.f) As they speed along they tend to go straight off into spaceWhich of the following should be third sentence after rearrangement?
    • A. 

      A)

    • B. 

      B)

    • C. 

      C)

    • D. 

      D)

    • E. 

      E)

  • 3. 
    Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form the meaningful sentence and then answer the questions given below.a) Today, the earth has many satellites besides the moon.b) As a result, they travel in an orbit round the earthc) But the pull of the earth keeps them from doing so.d) They are the artificial satellites made by the man and very much smaller than the moon.e) The artificial satellites do not fall because they are going too fast to do so.f) As they speed along they tend to go straight off into spaceWhich of the following should be fifth sentence after rearrangement?
    • A. 

      A)

    • B. 

      B)

    • C. 

      D)

    • D. 

      E)

    • E. 

      F)

  • 4. 
    Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form the meaningful sentence and then answer the questions given below.a) Today, the earth has many satellites besides the moon.b) As a result, they travel in an orbit round the earthc) But the pull of the earth keeps them from doing so.d) They are the artificial satellites made by the man and very much smaller than the moon.e) The artificial satellites do not fall because they are going too fast to do so.f) As they speed along they tend to go straight off into spaceWhich of the following should be fourth sentence after rearrangement?
    • A. 

      A)

    • B. 

      B)

    • C. 

      C)

    • D. 

      D)

    • E. 

      E)

  • 5. 
    Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form the meaningful sentence and then answer the questions given below.a) Today, the earth has many satellites besides the moon.b) As a result, they travel in an orbit round the earthc) But the pull of the earth keeps them from doing so.d) They are the artificial satellites made by the man and very much smaller than the moon.e) The artificial satellites do not fall because they are going too fast to do so.f) As they speed along they tend to go straight off into spaceWhich of the following should be second sentence after rearrangement?
    • A. 

      A)

    • B. 

      B)

    • C. 

      C)

    • D. 

      D)

    • E. 

      E)

  • 6. 
    Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.We must prevent endangered wild species from becoming ………………..in order that our future generation may…………… the great diversity of animal life.
    • A. 

      Rare, escape

    • B. 

      Outdated, know

    • C. 

      Volatile, notice

    • D. 

      Powerful, protect

    • E. 

      Extinct, enjoy

  • 7. 
    Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.India’s immense physical size as also the fact of its …………….society ……………………any attempt towards a neat capsuled presentation on any subject.
    • A. 

      Cultured, demonstrates

    • B. 

      Pluralistic, defies

    • C. 

      Multi-religious, fails

    • D. 

      Amorphous, challenges

    • E. 

      Variegated, frustrates

  • 8. 
    Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.The secretary ………………………. the society’s fund, ……………………he was dismissed.
    • A. 

      Misplaced, soon

    • B. 

      Robbed, thus

    • C. 

      Pirated, therefore

    • D. 

      Misappropriated, so

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 9. 
    Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.There are attempts being made to try to………………….languages through specific ………………………, but the result is that some tongues become conserved as if they were a museum piece.
    • A. 

      Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete. Save, ways

    • B. 

      Conserve, factors

    • C. 

      Preserve, measures

    • D. 

      Protect, tricks

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    Question: The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words denoted by A, B, C, D, E & F as answer choices and. You have to pick correct which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.Cholesterol has long being identified as a silent killer because the patient has no ……..of the danger freely ………………his system.
    • A. 

      Idea, infecting

    • B. 

      Thought, attacking

    • C. 

      Notion, ravishing

    • D. 

      Information, invading

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 11. 
    Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. There Is 'No error'. The answer is ‘E’. (Ignore errors of punctuation, any).People above seventy five/years of age/are not allowed to travel/by air/No Error
    • A. 

      People above seventy five

    • B. 

      Years of age

    • C. 

      Are not allowed to travel

    • D. 

      By air

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 12. 
    Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. There Is 'No error'. The answer is ‘E’. (Ignore errors of punctuation, any).She counted the books/to make sure that/none of them/were missing/No Errors
    • A. 

      She counted the books

    • B. 

      To make sure that

    • C. 

      None of them

    • D. 

      Were missing

    • E. 

      No Errors

  • 13. 
    Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. There Is 'No error'. The answer is ‘E’. (Ignore errors of punctuation, any).To make him succeed/the correct thing to do/is to punish/until he does not try/No Error
    • A. 

      To make him succeed

    • B. 

      The correct thing to do

    • C. 

      Is to punish

    • D. 

      Until he does not try

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 14. 
    Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. There Is 'No error'. The answer is ‘E’. (Ignore errors of punctuation, any).It being a holiday/every student wanted/ to leave/ for their hometown/ No Error
    • A. 

      It being a holiday

    • B. 

      Every student wanted

    • C. 

      To leave

    • D. 

      For their hometown

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 15. 
    Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. There Is 'No error'. The answer is ‘E’. (Ignore errors of punctuation, any).The invigilator asked him/that why he had/ not brought/ his call letter/ No Error
    • A. 

      The invigilator asked him

    • B. 

      That why he had

    • C. 

      Not brought

    • D. 

      His call letter

    • E. 

      No Error

  • 16. 
    Which of the phrases A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the word phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (E) as the answer.The increased time devoting to watch television is one of the important cases of decline in reading ability.
    • A. 

      Devoted for watch

    • B. 

      Devoted to watching

    • C. 

      Devoted for the watch of the

    • D. 

      Devoted to keep watch

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 17. 
    Which of the phrases A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the word phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (E) as the answer.Walking has distinctly advantageous over driving as you see many things while walking that you often miss while driving.
    • A. 

      Have advantages distinctly

    • B. 

      Is distinctly advantages

    • C. 

      Has distinct advantages

    • D. 

      Is distinct in advantageous

    • E. 

      No Correction Required

  • 18. 
    Which of the phrases A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the word phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (E) as the answer.He turned down our proposal which, we had prepared by so much dedication.
    • A. 

      Had prepared with

    • B. 

      Have prepared by

    • C. 

      Were prepared with

    • D. 

      Have been preparing for

    • E. 

      No Correction Required

  • 19. 
    Which of the phrases A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the word phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (E) as the answer.Although family TV Serials do vary, they have certain common element.
    • A. 

      Do not vary

    • B. 

      Seldom vary

    • C. 

      Rarely vary

    • D. 

      Are varying

    • E. 

      No Correction required

  • 20. 
    Which of the phrases A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the word phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (E) as the answer.We have profound faith and hopes for the future.
    • A. 

      Faith for also hopes for

    • B. 

      Faith in and hopes for

    • C. 

      Faith and hopes for

    • D. 

      Faith about and hopes in

    • E. 

      No Correction Required

  • 21. 
    In the following passage, there are blank, each of which has been numbered find appropriate word from the option given below in each case.First aid expert stress that ……26………. What to do for an …………….27………….victim until a doctor or other trained person gets to the accident scene can………….28…………… a life, especially in case of stoppage of breathing, severe bleeding and shocking.People with special ………..29…………problems, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, epilepsy, or allergy, are ………………...30……………to wear some sort of emblem identifying the problem as a safeguard against administration of medication that might be injurious or even…………31…………… When emergencies do occur ……………..32…………first aid within minutes often ………….33…………….life of death.………34……….. adminstaring of first aid  and………………35……………….medical professionals to provide better care.
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      Attempting

    • C. 

      Regarding

    • D. 

      Knowing

    • E. 

      About

  • 22. 
    In the following passage, there are blank, each of which has been numbered find appropriate word from the option given below in each case.First aid expert stress that ……26………. What to do for an …………….27………….victim until a doctor or other trained person gets to the accident scene can………….28…………… a life, especially in case of stoppage of breathing, severe bleeding and shocking.People with special ………..29…………problems, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, epilepsy, or allergy, are ………………...30……………to wear some sort of emblem identifying the problem as a safeguard against administration of medication that might be injurious or even…………31…………… When emergencies do occur ……………..32…………first aid within minutes often ………….33…………….life of death.………34……….. adminstaring of first aid  and………………35……………….medical professionals to provide better care.
    • A. 

      Injured

    • B. 

      Inquiring

    • C. 

      Efficient

    • D. 

      Important

    • E. 

      Accident

  • 23. 
    In the following passage, there are blank, each of which has been numbered find appropriate word from the option given below in each case.First aid expert stress that ……26………. What to do for an …………….27………….victim until a doctor or other trained person gets to the accident scene can………….28…………… a life, especially in case of stoppage of breathing, severe bleeding and shocking.People with special ………..29…………problems, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, epilepsy, or allergy, are ………………...30……………to wear some sort of emblem identifying the problem as a safeguard against administration of medication that might be injurious or even…………31…………… When emergencies do occur ……………..32…………first aid within minutes often ………….33…………….life of death.………34……….. adminstaring of first aid  and………………35……………….medical professionals to provide better care.
    • A. 

      Harm

    • B. 

      Comfort

    • C. 

      Take

    • D. 

      Soothe

    • E. 

      Save

  • 24. 
    In the following passage, there are blank, each of which has been numbered find appropriate word from the option given below in each case.First aid expert stress that ……26………. What to do for an …………….27………….victim until a doctor or other trained person gets to the accident scene can………….28…………… a life, especially in case of stoppage of breathing, severe bleeding and shocking.People with special ………..29…………problems, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, epilepsy, or allergy, are ………………...30……………to wear some sort of emblem identifying the problem as a safeguard against administration of medication that might be injurious or even…………31…………… When emergencies do occur ……………..32…………first aid within minutes often ………….33…………….life of death.………34……….. adminstaring of first aid  and………………35……………….medical professionals to provide better care.
    • A. 

      Mental

    • B. 

      Ethical

    • C. 

      Medical

    • D. 

      Accident

    • E. 

      Moral

  • 25. 
    In the following passage, there are blank, each of which has been numbered find appropriate word from the option given below in each case.First aid expert stress that ……26………. What to do for an …………….27………….victim until a doctor or other trained person gets to the accident scene can………….28…………… a life, especially in case of stoppage of breathing, severe bleeding and shocking.People with special ………..29…………problems, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, epilepsy, or allergy, are ………………...30……………to wear some sort of emblem identifying the problem as a safeguard against administration of medication that might be injurious or even…………31…………… When emergencies do occur ……………..32…………first aid within minutes often ………….33…………….life of death.………34……….. adminstaring of first aid  and………………35……………….medical professionals to provide better care.
    • A. 

      Prohibited

    • B. 

      Invited

    • C. 

      Compelled

    • D. 

      Allowed

    • E. 

      Urged