English Aptitude Test Sentence Reconstruction Part - 7

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Questions 1 of 20

Question:Padukone's retirement
P. as is obvious
Q. his concern for the game
R. has not diminished
S. when he talks of the Badminton Association of India

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Questions 2 of 20

Question:He had started the book thinking
P. he had decided to
Q. that it would be an interesting work
R. but by the time
5. he reached the middle,
6. throw it into the bin.

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Questions 3 of 20

Question:The main purpose
P. how much
Q. is to find out
R. of this test
5. of English
6. he knows

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Questions 4 of 20

Question:Some achievements
P. have made
Q. happier and more comfortable
R. of science
S. human life

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Questions 5 of 20

Question:Almost every country in the world
P. that it is of the chosen people
Q. it has some special dispensation from Providence
R. and that others are somewhat
5. believes that
6. inferior creatures

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Questions 6 of 20

Question:They would gather information
P. and then .report the findings
Q. of the lands
R. through which they travelled
5. about the wealth and military strength
6. to the king

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Questions 7 of 20

Question:The man whom I hit on the head
P. says that when he meets me
Q. on my way back home from school
R. on the road
S. he will beat me
6. till I cry for mercy.

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Questions 8 of 20

Question:The two men who were following
P. and who were separated from the tigress by the rock,
Q. when they saw me stop
R. a few yards behind me
5. stood still
6. and turn my head.

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Questions 9 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). The Hound of Baskervilles was feared by the people of the area.
\({S_6}\). The Hound of Baskervilles remains an unsolved mystery.
P. Some people spoke of seeing a huge, shadowy form of a hound at midnight on the moor.
Q. But they spoke of it in tones of horror.
R. Nobody had actually seen the hound.
S. This shadowy form did not reveal any details about the animal,

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Questions 10 of 20

Question:S. Man has existed for about a million years.
P. Science, as a dominant factor determining the beliefs of educated men, has existed for about 300 years; as a source of economic technique, for about 150 years.
Q. When we consider how recently it has risen to power, we find ourselves forced to believe that we are at the very beginning of its work in transforming human life.
R. In this brief period it has proved itself an incredibly powerful revolutionary force.
S. He has possessed writing for about 6,000 years, agriculture somewhat longer, but perhaps not much longer.
\({S_6}\). What its future effects will be is a matter of conjecture, but possibly a study of its effects hitherto may make the conjecture a little less hazardous,

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Questions 11 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). He tried the door.
P. The room was neat and clean.
Q. Then he stepped into the room.
R. He waited for a minute or two.
S. It opened easily and he peeped in.
\({S_6}\). He was careful not to touch anything,

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Questions 12 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). Jawaharlal Nehru was born November 14.
P. He loved children.
Q. On this day, children take part in many activities.
R. Sports, music, drama and debates are arranged in schools.
S. That is why his birthday is celebrated as Children's Day.
\({S_6}\). Exhibitions of photographs of Pandit Nehru showing his lifetime are also arranged in some schools,

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Questions 13 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). Smoke oozed up between the planks.
P. Passengers were told to be ready to quit the ship.
Q. The rising gale fanned the smouldering fire.
R. Every one now knew there was a fire on board.
S. Flames broke out here and there.
\({S_6}\). Most people bore the shock bravely,

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Questions 14 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). Most of the perishable foods are shipped by refrigerator ships.
\({S_6}\). Ripe bananas are poor travellers and even one ripe banana at the start of the trip can spoil a whole shipload of fruit.
P. They are placed in the refrigerated hold of the ship.
Q. Some foods, such as bananas, are shipped before they get ripe.
R. As the green bananas are loaded, a man watches closely the signs of yellow on I them.
S. The cool temperatures keep the bananas from getting ripe during the trip.

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Question:\({S_1}\). There was once a Persian king called Shahryar who had a beautiful wife,
P. When the King discovered this he killed I her.
Q. He gave orders that he was to be provided with a new wife every day.
R. He loved her very much, but she was a wicked woman.
S. He decided that all women were wicked and that he would punish them.
\({S_6}\). After one day's marriage he would cut of her head and marry again,

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Questions 16 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). The commonest form of forgetfulness, suppose, occurs in the matter of posting letters.
\({S_6}\). Weary of holding it in my hand, I. then put it for safety into one of my pockets and forget all about it.
P. So common is it that I am always reluctant to trust a departing visitor to post an important letter.
Q. As for myself, anyone who asks me to post a letter is a poor judge of character.
R. Even if I carry the letter in my hand I am always past the first pillar box before I remember that I ought to have posted it.
S. So little I rely on his memory that I put him on his oath before handing the letter to him.

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Questions 17 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). We must learn to depend on ourselves and not to look to others for help every time we are in trouble.
S. A country's freedom can be preserved only by her own strength and self-reliance.
P. We should not forget that those who lean too much on others tend to become weak and helpless.
Q. Certainly we want to make friends with the rest of the world.
R. We welcome help and cooperation from every quarter, but we must depend primarily on our own resources.
S. We also seek the goodwill and cooperation of all those who reside in this country, whatever their race or nationality,

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Questions 18 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). It was early 1943 and the war in the East was going disastrously.
P. How this unlikely bunch of middle-aged civilians accomplished their missions makes fascinating reading.
Q. To stop the sinking's a spy ring had to be broken, a German ship assaulted, and a secret radio transmitter silenced.
R. U-boats were torpedoing Allied ships in the Indian ocean faster than they could be replaced.
S. And the only people who could do the job were a handful of British businessmen in Calcutta all men not called out for active service.
\({S_6}\). Boarding Party, James Leasors latest bestseller is a record of this tale of heroics tinged with irony and humour,

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Questions 19 of 20

Question:St. Growing up means not only getting larger, but also using our senses and our brains to become more aware of the things around us.
P. Not only does he have a memory but he is able to think and reason.
Q. In this, man differs from all other animals.
R. Before we spray our roadside plants or turn sewage into our rivers, we should pause to think what the results of our actions are likely to be.
S. That is to say, he is able to plan what he is going to do in the light of his experience before he does it.
\({S_6}\). In other words, we must develop and use our ability to reason, because the destruction or the preservation of the places in which we live depends on us.

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Questions 20 of 20

Question:\({S_1}\). We talk about democracy, but when it comes to any particular thing, we prefer a man belonging to our caste and community.
P. We must be in a position to respect a man as a man.
Q. It means our democracy is a phoney kind of democracy.
R. We must extend opportunities of development to those who deserve them.
S. Our weakness for our own caste and community should not influence our decision.
\({S_6}\). Favoritism and nepotism have been responsible for much discontent in our country.

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