Q1. He tames animals because he …..
a. seldom loves them
b. is afraid of them
c. is fond of them
d. hates them
e. wants to set them free [Bank PO, 1995]
Q2. My mother is so poor ……….
a. to send me to school
b. because she will not work
c. to get medical help for my father
d. that she cannot buy food for us [SSC, 1993]
Q3. ‘Can you lend me a pencil, please?’ ‘………’
a. Yes, you can
b. Yes, here you!
c. Yes, here
d. Yes, here it is!
Q4. Johny, where are you? …….. up this tree
a. Here I am
b. Here am I
c. There I am
d. There am I [Section Officers, 1993]
Q5. I don’t know the time ……..
a. at which the accident happened
b. the accident happened
c. when the accident happened
d. when the accident had happened
Q6. How much a man earns is as important as ……..
a. when does he do so
b. how does he do it
c. where does he earn
d. why does he earn of all
e. how well he spends it [BSRB, 1996]
Q7. One of you must help me, ……….
a. Shan’t you?
b. wouldn’t you?
c. won’t you?
d. mustn’t you?
Q8. He is so lazy that he ………
a. always attends help to others to complete their work
b. dislikes to postpone work that he undertakes to do
c. can seldom complete his work on time
d. can’t delay the schedule of completing the work
e. can’t depend on others for getting his work done [Bank PO, 1995]
Q9. Whichever way you approach the problem ………
a. no one will not solve it
b. it will not be solve
c. it will not solve
d. it will not be solved [SSC, 1993]
Q10. When I met her last year, ……
a. she had married since five years
b. she had been married for five years
c. she was married five years ago
d. she had been married since five years