Wednesday, August 19, 2015

AMCAT ENGLISH PREVIOUS QUESTIONS-2


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Part II
Read the sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be in part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer. Ignore the error of punctuation, if any
1.      (A) Shalini win the race (B) as she practised too (C) hard for the tournament
1.      A
2.      B
3.      C
4.      No error
2.      (A)It have been/ (B) ages since I/(C) played the guitar/ (D) no error
1.      A
2.      B
3.      C
4.      D
3.      (A) A sales man of that (B) company tried to (C) cheated a native lady.
1.      (A)
2.      (B)
3.      (C)
4.      No errors
4.      (A) When the captain called the crew,(B) each of the crew members ran towards (C) the deck of the ship.
1.      (A)
2.      (B)
3.      (C)
4.      No errors
5.      (A)We've been saying it separately up till(B) now, but we thought it would be(c) better if we spoke in one voice.
1.       (A)
2.       (B)
3.       (C)
4.       No error
6.      (A) We all know that Shakespeare is/ (B) the better novelist/ (C) than    poet.
1.      (A)
2.      (B)
3.      (C)
4.      No Error
7.      (A) All the guests on the (B) boat got frightened (C) when they heard    the alarm.
1.      (A)
2.      (B)
3.      (C)
4.      No error
8.      (A)Besides,he adds (B)that students can easily (C)access libraries of other institutes.
1.      (A)
2.      (B)
3.      (C)
4.      No error
Part- III
Select the correct option that fills the blank(s) to make the sentence meaningfully complete.
1) There are many textile producing mills in the market that compete with each ________ to gain the largest share of the market.
(A) Person            
(B)  Other                          
(C)  Contestants    
(D) Individual
2) Scientists believe that during initial years of the ________ of the earth, water bodies increased in size due to continuous rainfall.
(A) Formative
(B)  Formations
(C)  Formation
(D) Formed
3) Residents of North Pole have different lifestyles and requirements than _____ living in other parts of the world.
(A) Their
(B)  Them
(C)  Those
(D) Residents
4)   The teacher stopped teaching Class VII as there were many ______ students in this class.
(A) Indisciplined
(B)  Undisciplined
(C)  Misdisciplined
(D) Nondisciplined
5)   The petrol price has been rising for the past 5 years. It is highly ______ that it will decrease in the near future.
(A) Unrealistic
(B)  Unlikely
(C)  Unnatural
(D) Unacceptable
6)   Neither surekha _____ Ravi will be able to attend the meeting on Sunday.
(A) Or
(B)  Nor
(C)  And
(D) But also
7)   The guest wanted to know _____ the hotel was offering him an extra overnight stay that they promised him.
(A) For
(B)  was
(C)  Weather
(D)  As
8)   He worked really hard and thus____ to be promoted.
(A) 1. Warranted               
(B)  Deserve
(C)  Deserves
(D) Merit
9)      He_____the position of group leader because of the effective leader skills.
(A) Got   
(B)  Get  
(C)  Gotten  
(D) Getting 
10)  . I always wanted a basketball and______ I-pod in my collection.
(A) The  
(B)  A  
(C)  An   
(D) None of the above
11)   I________been regularly exercising for quite few days now.
(A) Has
(B)  Had
(C)  Will have  
(D) Have
12)  Dravid played a brilliant series for _______ he was given man of the series award.
(A) It
(B)  That
(C)  Which
(D) Whoom
13)  The shipment should not be dispatched if there are any quality        issues.
(A) Packed
(B)  Received
(C)  Opened
(D) Sent
14)  We as human beings get easily _____by materialistic pleasures of modern age.
(A) Distracted
(B)  Attentive
(C)  Devoted
(D) Diligent
15)  This new technology has the potential to provide handsome returns, even though it is at a _____stage in India.
(A) Turbulent
(B)  Peculiar
(C)  Nascent
(D) Unknown
16)  ____ not being well, he still scored well in his exams.
(A) Although
(B)  Despite
(C)  Instead
(D) However
17)  As wild orchid plants are believed to have medicinal value, their populations in forests have been _______ ruthlessly.
(A) Guarded
(B)  Picked
(C)  Reforested
(D) Plundered
18)  ______we been lying to our parents about smoking?
(A) Hadn’t
(B)  Couldn’t
(C)  Haven’t
(D) Didn’t
19)  The origin of Attention Deflcit Disorder(ADD),as believed it to be______
(A) Exogenous
(B)  Deleterious
(C)  Pathological
(D) Environmental
(E)  Celestial
20)  There are many producing mills in the market that complete with each ______ to the largest share of the market.
(A) Person
(B)  Other
(C)  Contestants
(D) Individual
21)  There are many textile producing mills in the market that complete with each _______ to gain the largest share of the market.
(A) Person
(B)  Other
(C)  Contestants
(D) Individual
22) The election verdict was quite surprising as the ruling party was re-elected for the first time in the fifty years.
(A)   Judgment       
(B)  Decision    
(C)  Order    
(D) Chaos
23)   Rashid was taken aback when he got his health reports.
(A) Surprised
(B)  Shocked
(C)  Afraid
(D) Worried
24) The election verdict was quite surprising as the ruling party was re-elected for the first time in fifty years.
(A) Judgment
(B)  Decision
(C)  Order

(D) Chaos