Verbal Ability - Ordering of Words

Exercise :: Ordering of Words - Section 1

  • Ordering of Words - Section 1

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.

16. 

We have to
P : as we see it
Q : speak the truth
R : there is falsehood and weakness
S : even if all around us
The Proper sequence should be:

A. RQSP
B. QRPS
C. RSQP
D. QPSR

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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17. 

When it began to rain suddenly on the first of January
P : to celebrate the new year
Q : we ran for shelter
R : to the neighbouring house
S : where many people had gathered
The Proper sequence should be:

A. QRPS
B. PSQR
C. PRSQ
D. QRSP

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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18. 

He told us that
P : and enjoyed it immensely
Q : in a prose translation
R : he had read Milton
S : which he had borrowed from his teacher
The Proper sequence should be:

A. RSQP
B. QRPS
C. RQSP
D. RQPS

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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19. 

He knew that
P : and then to save himself
Q : was to save all the lives
R : entrusted to his care
S : the duty of a captain
The Proper sequence should be:

A. PQRS
B. SQRP
C. SPRQ
D. QSRP

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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20. 

It is not, therefore
P : that I pay a tribute
Q : to conductors as a class
R : with any feeling of unfriendliness
S : to a particular member of that class
The Proper sequence should be:

A. PQRS
B. RQPS
C. RSPQ
D. PSRQ

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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