Verbal Ability Test Paper

Direction (for Q.Nos. 1 – 2):

Pick out the most effective word(s) from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.

1.

The new education policy provides a useful …… for the planners to remove illiteracy.

 A.
breakup
 B.
breakthrough
 C.
breakaway
 D.
break-in
2.

The traveler slept under the …… shade of banyan tree.

 A.
cold
 B.
cool
 C.
cooling
 D.
dark
Direction (for Q.No. 3):

Rearrange the following six sentences in proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below.

  1. Chandrakanth was shocked when he realised that the leg had lost sensation.
  2. when he tried to get up, he felt his leg was very heavy.
  3. He had to lie down hopelessly, till he saw a flash light
  4. It was an odd night time and hence nobody heard his voice.
  5. Due to sudden sprain chandrakanth fell down.
  6. Nervous with this realisation, he called out for help.
3.

Which of the following should be the fourth sentence ?

 A.
1
 B.
2
 C.
6
 D.
4
 E.
5
Direction (for Q.No. 4):

Find the correctly spelt words.

4.

(solve as per the direction given above)

 A.
Rigerous
 B.
Rigourous
 C.
Regerous
 D.
Rigorous
Direction (for Q.Nos. 5 – 7):

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is ‘E’. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

5.

(solve as per the direction given above)

 A.
We fail to understand
 B.
why do most educated people
 C.
lose their temper even
 D.
without any apparent reason.
 E.
No error.
6.

(solve as per the direction given above)

 A.
We wanted to purchase
 B.
something but all the three stores
 C.
in that area
 D.
were closed on that day.
 E.
No error.
7.

(solve as per the direction given above)

 A.
In order to save petrol,
 B.
motorists must have to
 C.
be very cautious
 D.
while driving along the highways.
 E.
No error.

 

Direction (for Q.Nos. 8 – 9):

In questions given below, a part of the sentence is italicised and underlined. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, option ‘D’ is the answer.

8.

Please remind me of posting these letters to my relatives.

 A.
by posting
 B.
to post
 C.
for posting
 D.
No improvement

 

9.

Not long back, in Japan, a mysterious nerve gas affected a large number of people.

 A.
effected
 B.
infected
 C.
infested
 D.
No improvement

 

Direction (for Q.Nos. 10 – 11):
In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
10.

Detailed plan of journey

 A.
Travelogue
 B.
Travelkit
 C.
Schedule
 D.
Itinerary

 

11.

A name adopted by an author in his writings

 A.
Nickname
 B.
Pseudonym
 C.
Nomenclature
 D.
Title

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