English Aptitude Test Sentence Completion Part - 8

Total Questions:20 Total Time: 45 Min

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Questions 1 of 20

Question:He bought new shoes last month but they are already ___________ out.

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Given

gone

knocked

worn

Questions 2 of 20

Question:He knew everything better than anybody else, and it was an affront to his ___________ vanity that you should disagree with him.

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Overwrought

overwhelming

overweening

overstrung

Questions 3 of 20

Question:The Government is confident that the standard of living will begin to ___________ again soon.

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Revive

lift

flourish

rise

Questions 4 of 20

Question:The communalists represent the ___________ of everything noble we have inherited from our culture and history.

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Antagonism

immorality

antiodote

antithesis

Questions 5 of 20

Question:The bureaucrat was ___________ for his role in the scam.

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Reinstated

criticized

indicted

indited

Questions 6 of 20

Question:The transfer of territories could not take place because one state ___________ the findings of the Commission.

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Objected

questioned

rejected

disputed

Questions 7 of 20

Question:The mounting pressure was so overwhelming that he ultimately ___________ to her wish.

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agreed in

cowed in

gave in

yielded in

Questions 8 of 20

Question:Joseph introduced me ___________ his mother as the best batsman.

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To

by

with

of

Questions 9 of 20

Question:She ___________ in the crowd because of her height and flaming red hair.

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stood by

stood off

stood up

stood out

Questions 10 of 20

Question:History records seventeen incursions of Sultan Mahmood ___________ India.

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Against

into

upon

on

Questions 11 of 20

Question:He is being considered ___________ senior managerial position.

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Of

to

for

towards

by

Questions 12 of 20

Question:It should be the aim of every educated Indian to see that as ___________ as possible people become literate.

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Few

most

many

much

Questions 13 of 20

Question:He ___________ for their company since 1972.

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is working

had worked

worked

had been working

Questions 14 of 20

Question:Washing machines ___________ popular in India in the last ten years or so.

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Became

are become

have become

are becoming

Questions 15 of 20

Question:He succeeded in getting possession his ___________ land after a long court case.

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For

to

of

with

against

Questions 16 of 20

Question:Prabha's ___________ in athletics yielded rich as she got a scholarship.

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performance, money

defeat, results

behaviour, appreciation

excellence, dividends

failure, disappointment

Questions 17 of 20

Question:In a changing and ___________ unstructured business environment, creativity and innovation are being ___________ demanded of executives.

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excessively, rapidly

highly, extremely

increasingly, moderately

progressively, increasingly

Questions 18 of 20

Question:In ___________ of international matters, there is always an element of risk in ___________ one might do.

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view, whichever

many, doing

defence, wrong

case, whatever

spite, whatever

Questions 19 of 20

Question:Moreover, a fact-finding mission ___________ by BSN to India in January this year strongly recommended that the French group should do it alone, and not hand over to ___________ an Indian partner.

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constituted, authority

organised, papers

dispatched, control

sponsored, power

Questions 20 of 20

Question:Many women in the developing countries experience a cycle of poor health that___________ before they are born and persists through adulthood passing from generation to generation.

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Derives

establishes

begins

originates