Practice English Quiz For LIC AAO and Bank Exams Set-2

Dear Bank Aspirant,s practice English questions set Mixed Questions for  IBPS Clerk Exam and other upcoming exams. Try to solve these Mixed Questions and share time taken to solve these Mixed Questions and share your attempt.

English Questions- phrase replacement

In English section for IBPS Clerk Main 2015- Comprehension, Cloze test, Fill in the Blanks , rearrangement, spotting errors play important role in preliminary exam.

Directions (Q. 1-10): In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find but the appropriated/phrase in each case.

The world is going (1) a deep recession. At such a time, one thing we need in abundance is jobs for the semi-skilled and unskilled. This is the only way in which equal (2) of wealth can take place. The healthcare industry is (3) poised to occupy this position. The IT industry hires people from the upper-middle strata and rich families, usually engineers, (4) the health care industry hires nurses, to the tune of eighty percent of the jobs created, from the lower economic strata.
Global health care is a $ 4.5-trillion industry, (5) only to the agro industry. Even then health care (6) only eight percent of world's population. Policymakers should (7) at health care industry as not only an industry which addresses pain but also as one which can (8) the economy. The last century was driven by machines that addressed human toil and it is strongly (9) that this century will be driven by health care. This, however, will only happen if policymakers make a conscious effort to (10) the right policies in place soon.

1) Past
2) Against
3) Through
4) Across
5) On

1) Earning
2) Share
3) Venture
4) Delivery
5) Distribution

1) Commonly
2) Ideally
3) Indefinitely
4) Preferably
 5) Invariably

1) whereas
 2) Unlike
3) Besides
4) Although
5) Despite

 1) Encouraging
2) Second
3) Lesser
 4) Beating
5) Greater

1) Affords
 2) Cures
3) Visits
4) Reaches
 5) Provides

 1) Look
2) Plan
3) Weigh
4) Admire
5) Consider

1) Persuade
2) Ascertain
3) Influence
4) Impede
5) Estimate

1) Thought
2) Credited
3) Identified
4) Believed
5) Supposed

1) derive
 2) Frame
3) Figure
4) Consider
5) Put

Directions (Q. 11-15): Rearrange the following seven sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E), (F) and (G) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.

A) Who knew we were reading a book that was soon to become iconic?
B) I first encountered Digvijay in an institute of Delhi in 2001.
C) Just as we were getting to a crucial moment in the life of Siddhant,
D) I was a student, living on junk food, as one did and suffereing from a stomach ailment, as one did.
E) along came a boy to tell us that unnecessary staying in institute was not permitted.
F) My pal Raghu and I had been barred from our hostel during the day,
G) So Raghu was soothing my prostrate self by reading from the magzine, which was all the rage among such as us.

11. Which of the following will be the SEVENTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) A
2) C
3) D
4) E
5) G

12. Which of the following would be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
1) C
2) B
3) A
4) G
5) F

13. Which of the following would be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) F
2) G
3) B
4) A
5) D

14. Which of the following would be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
1) E
2) D
3) A
4) C
5) B

15. Which of the following would be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
1) A
2) C
3) D
4) F
5) E

1-    (3)
2     (5)
3     (2)
4     (1)
5     (2)
6     (4)
7     (1)
8     (3)
9     (4)
10     (5)