Saturday, August 6, 2016

English Quiz : Daily Cloze Test from Previous Papers of Bank Exam

Direction (1-10) : In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers again printed below the passage and against each five words are suggested, one of which fits the blanks appropriately in the context of the whole passage. Find out the appropriate word.

SBI  PO, 1991

The Committee’s _1_ to the government to set up a model National Stock Exchange at Bombay has become controversial. These recommendations are _2_  on the perception that country doesn’t really _3_ to set up too many stock exchanges. _4_ the report is of the _5_ that the need of the hour is to _6_ and _7_ the functioning of the _8_ ones and _9_ them into a modern National Stock Exchange Market System. The System would be _50_ by a National Cleaning and Settlement System.

1. (a) feature
    (b) decision
    (c) suggestion
    (d) argument
    (e) view

2. (a) framed
    (b) based
    (c) viewed
    (d) argued
    (e) prepared

3. (a) support
    (b) favor
    (c) deserve
    (d) possess
    (e) need

4. (a) instead
    (b) perhaps
    (c) although
    (d) because
    (e) though

5. (a) place
    (b) view
    (c) fact
    (d) basis
    (e) frame

6. (a) implore
    (b) deteriorate
    (c) analyze
    (d) improve
    (e) discuss

7. (a) feel
    (b) new
    (c) manage
    (d) prepare
    (e) latest

8. (a) international
    (b) new
    (c) current
    (d) existing
    (e) modern

9. (a) put
    (b) see
    (c) detach
    (d) get
    (e) integrate

10. (a) supported
    (b) verified
    (c) compared
    (d) chained
    (e) view

Answers :

1. C

2. B

3. E

4. A

5. B

6. D

7. C

8. D

9. E

10. A