English Language Quiz for IBPS PO 128

Directions (Q. 1-2): Choose the word which is most SIMILAR in meaning to the word printed in bold  as used in the passage.

1. Attuned
1) Brought into harmony 2) Adjusted 3) Hazardous 4) Out of tune 5) Malpractice

2. Adjourned
1) Stopped 2) Postponed 3) Decided 4) Cleared 5) Pended

Directions (Q. 3-5): Select the word which is most OPPOSITE in meaning of the word printed in bold as used in the passage.

3. Impunity
1) Penalised 2) Fine 3) Sentence 4) Freedom from punishment 5) None of these

4. Mired
1) Buried 2) Muddy 3) Steeped 4) Free 5) None of these

5. Redressal
1) Plea 2) Justice 3) Sue for compensation 4) Not to compensate 5) Put right

Directions (Q. 6-10): In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered.  These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Nicolas Sarkozy being unceremoniously (6)off the menu, and Sole Hollandaise becoming the plat du jour has been  (7) as the neo french revolution. But I found myself updating words worth’s stirring (8)to the original as I travelled on 9W302 from Delhi to Mumbai. Both he and Coleridge were totally  (9)by the  (10)events which rolled  the cobblestones of Paris in 1789, and words worth penned ‘Bliss was it in that down to be alive, but to be young was very. Sitting next to me on 10B was a spunky lass in a hot pink . We got talking, and as she  off the varied layers of her life, I realised how, in this roller-coaster age to be young is again the closet thing to.Virgins or no virgins. Pearls is a DJ, but that’s one name and three jobs later. Her parents had called her Shweta, “but I detested it”, not even being happy with the  cool ‘Shwets’. To me ‘Pearl’ seemed a  but I presumed that it had the right degree of culture-neutrality for the global world of high-octance entertainment. Wrong among the many revelations she tossed off, it was chose the friend who had helped her with healing.

6. 1) well off 2) wiped 3) well kept 4) wimp 5) call on

7. 1) touted 2) stint 3) snood 4) pastor 5) shouted

8. 1) contribute 2) match 3) honour 4) tribute 5) trumph

9. 1)  besotted 2) plotted 3) resolved 4) presumed 5) shouted

10. 1) pleasant 2) before 3) trendy 4) heady 5) wild

Answers :-

1. 2 ,      2. 2 ,      3. 1 ,      4. 4 ,      5. 4  ,      6. 2 ,      7. 1 ,      8. 3 ,      9. 1 ,      10. 4

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