English Practice Set-13 For LIC, SO and Railways

Dear Bank Aspirants we are providing practice English questions set for LIC AAO and Syndicate manipal PO exam. 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  Comprehension, Cloze test, Fill in the Blanks , rearrangement, spotting errors play important role in  exam.

Directions (Q. 1-10): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningful.

The growth story in any developing country cannot be (1) without (2) its impact on the poverty and employment situation. The Planning Commission has (3) that India should strive for ‘more inclusive growth’. The number of people living below the poverty line has (4) from 36 per cent in 1993-94 to 22.0 per cent in 2004-05. Again, the issue is to bring more and more people out of poverty by (5) them productive employment opportunities. The Approach Paper to 11th Five Year Plan suggests that doubling the growth of agricultural GDP to 4 per cent per annum will (6) rural employment conditions, by raising real wages and reducing underemployment. However, even if this is attained, an overall growth of 9 per cent will further increase income (7) between agricultural and non- agricultural households, (8) around 10 million workers currently in agriculture find remunerative non- agricultural employment. This (9) a major challenge not only in terms of generating non-agricultural employment but also in (10) its required location and type.

1) completed
2) retold
3) achieved
4) constructed
5) narrated

1) Generating
2) assessing
3) Realising
4) counting
5) finding

1) Desired
2) estimated
3) Focused
4) verified
5) stressed

1) Uplifted
2) degraded
3) Vanished
4) decreased
5) enhanced

1) Absolving
2) providing
3) Nurturing
4) ignoring
5) refusing

1) Impact
2) diversify
3) lay
4) aggravate
5) improve

1) Opportunity
2) assessment
3) Disparity
4) parity
5) tax

1) Unless
2) for
3) in spite of
4) despite
5) by

1) Addresses
2) meets
3) Poses
4) recognises
5) solves

1) Exploring
2) acquitting
3) Reciprocating
4) matching

5) solving