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.

Allahabad Bank PO Exam, 2007

Although he is no longer alive _1_ his influence can be felt in the studio _2_ he created cartoons and feature films which made him known and _3_ around the world _4_ many people who work to create humor he took it very seriously. He would sit sadly _5_ the funniest cartoon concentrating on some way to improve it. Walt Disney _6_ the opinions of those working with him but the _7_ judgment was always his. He demanded a lot _8_ people but he gave a lot too. When economy was not doing well he gave everyone a _9_ and though some _10_ of this, it gave his employee’s morale a boost.

1. (a) yet
    (b) even
    (c) and
    (d) till
    (e) besides

2. (a) from
    (b) where
    (c) which
    (d) while
    (e) that

3. (a) respect
    (b) seen
    (c) loved
    (d) entertained
    (e) laughed

4. (a) for
    (b) to
    (c) without
    (d) not
    (e) like

5. (a) on
    (b) until
    (c) front
    (d) through
    (e) in

6. (a) saw
    (b) concluded
    (c) discussed
    (d) discuraged
    (e) valued

7. (a) final
    (b) ultimately
    (c) important
    (d) hasty
    (e) lasting

8. (a) by
    (b) from
    (c) with
    (d) to
    (e) many

9. (a) advance
    (b) share
    (c) fee
    (d) raise
    (e) profit

10. (a) credit
    (b) disapproved
    (c) criticized
    (d) offended
    (e) paid

Answers :

1. A

2. B

3. C

4. E

5. A

6. E

7. A

8. B

9. D

10. B