Wednesday, 4 November 2015

IBPS Test of English Language : 01



Direction : In each of the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one which is nearest in meaning to the bold part of the sentence.

1. My philosophy lecturer is unfailingly bombastic.
(a) pompous
(b) impressive
(c) impressionistic
(d) sensitive in the use of words
(e) None of these


2. Work that does not engage a person will never seem rewarding, no matter how lucrative it becomes.
(a) promising
(b) easy
(c) comfortable
(d) profitable
(e) None of these

3. The scheme failed for want of adequate funds.
(a) required
(b) recommended
(c) sufficient
(d) necessary
(e) None of these

4. The leader’s charisma attracted many followers.
(a) huminity
(b) power
(c) magnetic appeal
(d) candour
(e) None of these

5. He corroborated the statement of his brother.
(a) condemned
(b) confirmed
(c) seconded
(d) disproved
(e) None of these

6. His forthright behavior shows that he is honest but he seems rude to some people.
(a) courteous
(b) correct
(c) straightforward
(d) tactful
(e) None of these

7. The device which measures earthquakes is called the Richer scale.
(a) prevents
(b) weighs
(c) gauges
(d) calculates
(e) None of these

8. He tired to mollify my hurt fellings.
(a) arouse
(b) ignore
(c) soften
(d) suppress
(e) None of these

9. A rupture in the relationship of the two brothers is quite apparent.
(a) gap
(b) damage
(c) break
(d) breach
(e) None of these

10. The committee did not find him fit for the job.
(a) genuine
(b) correct
(c) suitable
(d) selected

Also read General English Notes.


 Also read General English Quiz.


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