Tuesday, 14 June 2016

English Quiz for SBI Clerk and PO 2016

Directions (Q 1-5): Rearrange the following sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) to make a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions which follow.

(A) Global investors are quaking over the prospect of devastating slump in the world’s second biggest economy.
(B) A possible answer could be that the country’s troubles raise doubts about whether its policymakers have the tools to make their economy growing at a healthy place – something that has been a constant reassurance for more than two decades.
(C) And they are fast losing confidence that the country’s policymakers, seemingly so sure-footed in the past, know how to solve the problem. 
(D) However, such a domino effect is significant but hardly catastrophic; so why the hysteria?
(E) China is exporting something new to the world economy – fear.
(F) Apart from the sinking confidence, the biggest fear is that a collapsing Chinese economy is derail others around the world – from emerging markets in Chile and Indonesia to industrial powers such as the United States.

Q1. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
    (1) A
    (2) B
    (3) F
    (4) D
    (5) E

Q2.Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
    (1) A
    (2) C
    (3) B
    (4) F
    (5) E

Q3. Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after rearrangement?
    (1) E
    (2) D
    (3) A
    (4) B
    (5) F

Q4. Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?
    (1) A
    (2) D
    (3) E
    (4) F
    (5) C

Q5. Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
    (1) A
    (2) B
    (3) C
    (4) F
    (5) D

Directions (Q. 6–10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is 5).

6. (1)Residents have planting the ornamental /(2)trees outside  their homes and /(3)in lawns to /(4) add beauty and give their place a grand look. /(5) No error

7. (1)Eating huge meals, /(2)snacking between meals , /(3)and too little exercise can /(4)lead you to obesity. /(5)No error 

8. (1)The fight among rival candidates /(2)between the medium /(3) of catchy slogans /(4) has started. /(5) No error

9. (1)The process revising /(2)figures of damage /(3) to get additional compensation /(4) has begun. / (5) No error

10. (1)While these schools have /(2)a strong traditional hold, the reason for /(3)forming a consortium in India is /(4)to encourage cultural diversity for their institutes. / (5) No error

Answers:
(1-5): EACFDB
1:  1 
2:  5
3:  4 
4:  2 
5:  4
6:  1,  Change "planting" into "planted" because in present perfect tense’.
7:  5,  No error.
8:  2,  Change  between into through. 
9:  1,  Change revising into "to revise" or "of revising".
10:4,  Change "for" into "in". 

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