Online Verbal Ability Test - Verbal Ability Test - Random



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Instruction:

  • Total number of questions : 20.
  • Time alloted : 30 minutes.
  • Each question carry 1 mark, no negative marks.
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  • All the best :-).

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.

She has an aversion ...... taking even onion and garlic.

A.
with
B.
at
C.
against
D.
to

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option D

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2.

After the rain the weather ...... and the sun came out.

A.
cleared out
B.
cleared up
C.
cleared away
D.
cleared off

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option B

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Direction (for Q.No. 3):

Find the correctly spelt words.

3.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
Comitte
B.
Commitee
C.
Committee
D.
Comiittee

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

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Direction (for Q.No. 4):
In the questions below the sentences have been given in Direct/Indirect speech. From the given alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the given sentence in Indirect/Direct speech.
4.

He said to his father, "Please increase my pocket-money."

A.
He told his father, "Please increase the pocket-money"
B.
He pleaded his father to please increase my pocket money.
C.
He requested his father to increase his pocket-money.
D.
He asked his father to increase his pocket-money.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

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Direction (for Q.No. 5):

Each sentences below consist of a word or a phrase which is bold. It is followed by four words or phrases. Select the word or pharse which is closes to the OPPOSITE in meaning of the bold word or phrase.

5.

It was done in a haphazard manner.

A.
planned
B.
excellent
C.
extraordinary
D.
designed

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option A

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Direction (for Q.No. 6):

In each sentence below, four words which are lettered (A), (B), (C) and (D) have been printed in bold type, one which may be either inappropriate in the context of the sentence or wrongly spelt.The letter of that word is answer.If all the four words are appropriate and also correctly spelt, mark 'E', i.e., 'All Correct' as the answer.

6.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
They cannot buy
B.
certain
C.
medicines which are extremely
D.
expensive
E.
All correct

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option E

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Direction (for Q.Nos. 7 - 9):

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 'D'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

7.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
Do you know
B.
to play
C.
the guitar?
D.
No error.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option B

Explanation:

how to play

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8.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
Troy was taken by Greeks
B.
this formed the basis of a story
C.
which has become famous.
D.
No error.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Troy was taken by the Greeks

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9.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
I am much pleased
B.
to know that
C.
you have topped the list.
D.
No error.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option A

Explanation:

I am very pleased

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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.

One who is in charge of museum

A.
Curator
B.
Supervisor
C.
Caretaker
D.
Warden

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option A

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11.

Parts of a country behind the coast or a river's banks

A.
Isthmus
B.
Archipelago
C.
Hinterland
D.
Swamps

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

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Direction (for Q.No. 12):

In each question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

12.

The majestic mahogany table
P : belongs to an old prince
Q : which has one leg missing
R : who is no impoverished
S : but not without some pride
The Proper sequence should be:

A.
PQSR
B.
QRSP
C.
PRSQ
D.
QPRS

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option D

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Direction (for Q.No. 13):
In the following questions four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase italicised and underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of idiom/phrase.
13.

The detective left no stone unturned to trace the culprit.

A.
took no pains
B.
did very irrelevant things
C.
resorted to illegitimate practices
D.
used all available means

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option D

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Direction (for Q.No. 14):

In each questions below five words are given. Find out that word, the spelling of which is WRONG. The letter of that word is the answer. If all the four words are spelt correctly, the answer is 'E', i.e., "All Correct".

14.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
Passion
B.
Fashion
C.
Ration
D.
Tution
E.
All correct

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Tuition

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Direction (for Q.No. 15):
Some proverbs/idioms are given below together with their meanings. Choose the correct meaning of proverb/idiom, If there is no correct meaning given, E (i.e.) 'None of these' will be the answer.
15.

To pick holes

A.
To find some reason to quarrel
B.
To destroy something
C.
To criticise someone
D.
To cut some part of an item
E.
None of these

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

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Direction (for Q.Nos. 16 - 17):

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).

16.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
The Trust has succeeded
B.
admirably in raising
C.
money for
D.
its future programmes.
E.
No error.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option E

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17.

(solve as per the direction given above)

A.
While Mahendra was away
B.
on a long official tour
C.
his office receive an important letter
D.
which was marked 'Urgent'.
E.
No error.

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

Explanation:

his office received an important letter

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Direction (for Q.No. 18):

In each question, an incomplete statement (Stem) followed by fillers is given. Pick out the best one which can complete incomplete stem correctly and meaningfully.

18.

His appearance is unsmiling but ......

A.
his heart is full of compassion for others
B.
he looks very serious on most occasions
C.
people are afraid of him
D.
he is uncompromising on matters of task performance
E.
he is full of jealousy towards his colleagues

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option A

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Direction (for Q.No. 19):

In the following the questions choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

19.

LYNCH

A.
Hang
B.
Madden
C.
Kill
D.
Shoot

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option C

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Direction (for Q.No. 20):

Which of phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

20.

By such time you finish that chapter, I will write a letter.

A.
The time when
B.
By the time
C.
By that time
D.
The time
E.
No correction required

Your Answer: Option (Not Answered)

Correct Answer: Option B

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