Verbal Ability Test

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Choose the word or phrase that most correctly completes the sentence.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    After ______________ suspended for misbehavior, the student requested reconsideration.
    • A. 

      Having been

    • B. 

      Having

    • C. 

      Have

    • D. 

      Was

  • 2. 
    Why so many people die from this illness ______________ unknown, but researchers have learned much about the source of the problem.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Widely

    • D. 

      Has

  • 3. 
    The rain forest, ____________ large trees that provide shade to the vegetation below, is home to unique flora and fauna.
    • A. 

      Has

    • B. 

      With its

    • C. 

      And

    • D. 

      Although has

  • 4. 
    Despite the polar bear's tremendous weight and height, ________  of sprinting  at tremendous speed.
    • A. 

      It is capable

    • B. 

      Is capable

    • C. 

      It is able

    • D. 

      Ability

  • 5. 
    Had the victim _____________ able to find a telephone to contact authorites, she would have received assistance.
    • A. 

      Been

    • B. 

      Be

    • C. 

      Would have been

    • D. 

      Had been

  • 6. 
    The man was in  ____________ health that the family began to consider whether he could continue to live in his home.
    • A. 

      Such bad

    • B. 

      So bad

    • C. 

      Such worse

    • D. 

      So badly

  • 7. 
    The environmental damage caused by the oil spill will likely last _____________.
    • A. 

      To several years

    • B. 

      For several years

    • C. 

      Severally years

    • D. 

      Years several

  • 8. 
    The woman wished she  __________ such drastic action when the stock market seemed volatile.
    • A. 

      Had not taken

    • B. 

      Did not take

    • C. 

      Not take

    • D. 

      No had taken

  • 9. 
    Bill took not only a French class ______________ a Japanese class.
    • A. 

      But also

    • B. 

      And

    • C. 

      Too

    • D. 

      But too

  • 10. 
    The children became ill after taking medicine that was ______________ date.
    • A. 

      Off the

    • B. 

      Outside

    • C. 

      Out of

    • D. 

      Over

  • 11. 
    _______________, these students are among the best prepared who have been through this university.
    • A. 

      At the whole

    • B. 

      On the whole

    • C. 

      In the general

    • D. 

      In general

  • 12. 
    No sooner had Janice arrived at the office  ___________ she contacted her sister.
    • A. 

      The later

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      As

    • D. 

      Than

  • 13. 
    To give an effective speech, __________________ is the delivery that is most important.
    • A. 

      It

    • B. 

      Which

    • C. 

      And

    • D. 

      There

  • 14. 
    A brilliant presenter, ____________ used to draw a tremendous crowd, but now the amount of money he is charging is considered too high.
    • A. 

      Always

    • B. 

      He

    • C. 

      Be

    • D. 

      He was

  • 15. 
    Having been found guilty of theft, ___________ to find work in his chosen field as an accountant.
    • A. 

      Was difficult for Henry Jones

    • B. 

      Henry Jones found it difficult

    • C. 

      Found Henry Jones difficult

    • D. 

      It was found by Henry Jones difficult

  • 16. 
    The  gymnasium facilities of this public school are __________________ those of the finest private school in the country.
    • A. 

      Second after

    • B. 

      Second only to

    • C. 

      First except for

    • D. 

      Second place from

  • 17. 
    The more the horse tried to free itself from the restraint, ________________.
    • A. 

      The tighter it became

    • B. 

      It became tighter

    • C. 

      The horse could not escape

    • D. 

      It was unable to move

  • 18. 
    ________________________, that runner is likely to be the first one chosen.
    • A. 

      Due to her agility and speed

    • B. 

      Because of she is agile and fast

    • C. 

      Because agile and rapid

    • D. 

      Because her agility and speed

  • 19. 
    It was not until the students were seated ____________________ the proctor realized he had the wrong test booklets.
    • A. 

      That

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      As soon as

    • D. 

      And

  • 20. 
    The man displayed his anger when he discovered that the laundry machine was _____________________ order.
    • A. 

      Out

    • B. 

      Out of

    • C. 

      No on

    • D. 

      Outside

  • 21. 
    Choose the word that is closest in association to the question word : PANT
    • A. 

      Breathe

    • B. 

      Ghost

    • C. 

      Money

    • D. 

      Mystery

  • 22. 
    Choose the word that is closest in association to the question word : PENETRATE
    • A. 

      Above

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      Enjoy

    • D. 

      Through

  • 23. 
    Choose the word that is closest in association to the question word. CORPSE
    • A. 

      Amateur

    • B. 

      Bird

    • C. 

      Body

    • D. 

      Bureau

  • 24. 
    Choose the word that is closest in association to the questioned word : INQUIRE
    • A. 

      Ask

    • B. 

      Claim

    • C. 

      Conspire

    • D. 

      Force

  • 25. 
    Choose the word that is closeset in association to the questioned word : PUTRID
    • A. 

      Acid

    • B. 

      Coy

    • C. 

      Excellent

    • D. 

      Rotten

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