General English Quiz Questions

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General English Quiz Questions

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General English Questions  

In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space. Below each sentence,there are five words out of which one can be used to fill the blank to make the sentence grammatically and coherently correct. Find the most appropriate word that fit into the blank contextually.

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Pakistan’s foreign currency reserves have _______ to around $8 billion, just enough to ________ about two months of imports.

(A) risen, meet

(B) cut, reserve

(C) dwindled, cover

(D) demolished, save

(E) diminished, ask


Correct Answer : C

In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space. Below each sentence,there are five words out of which one can be used to fill the blank to make the sentence grammatically and coherently correct. Find the most appropriate word that fit into the blank contextually.

Q :  

Iran and India, with the_________ of the other countries, must cooperate closely to _______ the capabilities of the Afghan government.

(A) resistance, overpower

(B) assistance, improve

(C) help, guide

(D) support, ensure

(E) co-operation, deplete


Correct Answer : B

In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space. Below each sentence,there are five words out of which one can be used to fill the blank to make the sentence grammatically and coherently correct. Find the most appropriate word that fit into the blank contextually.

Q :  

The film ‘Udta Punjab’ faced several cuts at the hands of the censor board and ________ before its release but Alia won _______ for her portrayal.

(A) leaked, praise

(B) watch, critics

(C) measured, criticism

(D) looked, battle

(E) reviewed, critics


Correct Answer : A

In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space. Below each sentence,there are five words out of which one can be used to fill the blank to make the sentence grammatically and coherently correct. Find the most appropriate word that fit into the blank contextually.

Q :  

Trump put Pakistan on notice for ________terrorist organisations to destabilise neighbouring countries and _______ the country.

(A) discouraging, admired

(B) demoting, attacked

(C) sheltering, acclaimed

(D) encouraging, warned

(E) rewarding, accused


Correct Answer : D

In each of the following sentences, there is a blank space. Below each sentence,there are five words out of which one can be used to fill the blank to make the sentence grammatically and coherently correct. Find the most appropriate word that fit into the blank contextually.

Q :  

An FIR has been registered _________cricketers Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul and filmmaker Karan Johar for their _________remarks against women on the celebrity chat show ‘Koffee With Karan.

(A) with, calculative

(B) against, controversial

(C) by, conflict

(D) against, controversy

(E) by, trajectory


Correct Answer : B

In each of the following sentences , there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are four words denoted by (A), (B), (C), (D), (E). Find out one word that is to be fitted in both the sentences I AND II to make it meaningful. In case no word fits , mark (E)  as your answer.

Q :  

I. His __________ reaction of punching the wall left him with a broken hand on top of his broken heart.
II. Because some of the scenes in the movie were so _______, I am afraid certain images will be imprinted on my mind forever.

(A) munificent

(B) visceral

(C) ductile

(D) traduce

(E) none of the above


Correct Answer : B

In each of the following sentences , there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are four words denoted by (A), (B), (C), (D), (E). Find out one word that is to be fitted in both the sentences I AND II to make it meaningful. In case no word fits , mark (E)  as your answer.

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I. We took an oath of _________ upon entering the military, and none of us plan on violating it.
II. Standing opposite the flag, I placed my right hand on my heart to recite the pledge of _________.

(A) allegiance

(B) similitude

(C) vilify

(D) calumniate

(E) none of the above


Correct Answer : A

In each of the following sentences , there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are four words denoted by (A), (B), (C), (D), (E). Find out one word that is to be fitted in both the sentences I AND II to make it meaningful. In case no word fits , mark (E)  as your answer.

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I. The domed roof was replaced with a __________ shaped one with sloping sides and a flat top.
II. The child made a ________ shaped cookie with one set of matching edges and another that were unequal.

(A) foment

(B) wisecrack

(C) sempiternal

(D) trapezoid

(E) none of the above


Correct Answer : D

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