Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Find out if there is any grammatical error in it. 

 Mishra’s resignation is bound (A)/ to raising questions about (B)/ the govt’s ability to work (C)/ with independent-minded bureaucrats  (D)/ No error (E)

 

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 2

Find out if there is any grammatical error in it. 

The priority (A)/ now is for the (B) govt. to filling the (C)/ breach without wasting time. (D)/ No error (E).

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 3

 Find out if there is any grammatical error in it. 

The promotion come a week (A)/ ahead of a key meeting during (B)/ which the government and the central bank (C)/ were expected to discuss their differences. (D)/ No error (E)

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 4

Find out if there is any grammatical error in it. 

It is true that Mr. Mishra’s reclusive and non-communicative (A)/ style may not have endeared him to some officials, (B)/ but his eminence as an economist and his understanding(C) of macro-economic issues are undisputed. (D)/ No error (E).

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 5

Arunachal pradesh Governor (A)/ B D Mishra has resigned citing personal (B)/ reasons, although the real reason (C)/ in his exit is no secret. (D)/ No error. (E)

A

B

C

D

QUESTION 6

You have to choose the sentence(s) in which the usage of the word is correct. 

DEGRADE 

(i) The scientist  has an degrade of knowledge.

(ii) No one but ourselves can degrade us.

(iii) When materials finally degrade, resources are lost forever, so it is better to reuse them.

Both (i) and (iii)

Only (i)

Both (ii) and (iii)

Only (iii)

All are Correct

QUESTION 7

You have to choose the sentence(s) in which the usage of the word is correct. 

GATHER 

(i) I need to gather the fruits.

(ii) The Immortal nodded and trotted away to gather more.

(iii) Mary gathered her dresses into a wool satchel and slung it over her shoulder.

Only (i)

Only (ii)

Only (iii)

Both (i) and (iii)

All are correct

QUESTION 8

You have to choose the sentence(s) in which the usage of the word is correct. 

 PREVENT 

(i) If she had been with them she couldn't have done anything to prevent the accident.

(ii) Wheat and vegetables grew in prevent on the island.

(iii) Wish Joseph can benefit from our online sentence dictionary and make prevent day by day!

Only (i)

Only (ii)

Both (ii) and (iii)

Only (iii)

All are Correct

QUESTION 9

You have to choose the sentence(s) in which the usage of the word is correct. 

ABUNDANT 

(i) There is an abundant supply of cheap ore

(ii) We have abundant proof of her guilt.

(iii) Stray dogs concentrate where food is abundant.

Only (i)

Only (ii)

Both (ii) and (iii)

Only (iii)

All are correct

QUESTION 10

You have to choose the sentence(s) in which the usage of the word is correct. 

TARNISH 

(i) Her fame is tarnished, however, by numerous deeds of tyranny and cruelty.

(ii) The Immortals won't tarnish to hurt you.

(iii) Their reddish-brown skin has been compared in hue to tarnished copper.

Only (i)

Only (ii)

Only (iii)

Both (i) and (iii)

Both (ii) and (iii