ENGLISH PRACTICE SET
(SBI PO Previous Year Question)
Directions (1-5)Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D),(E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.
A.The group desired to enhance the learning experience in schools with an interactive digital medium that could be used within and outside the classroom
B.Then the teacher can act on the downloaded data rather than collect it from each and every student and thereby save his time and effort
C.Edutor,decided the group of engineer,all alumni of the Indian Institute of technology,where they founded Edutor Technologies in august 2009
D.They can take tests and submit them digitally using the same tablets and the teachers in turn can download the tests using the company"s cloud services
E.With this desire they created a solution that digitizes school text books abd other learning materials so that the students no longer need to carry as many books to school and back as before,but can access their study material on their touch screen tablets.
F.A mechanic works on motors and an accountant has his computer.Likewise if a student has to work on a machine or device,what should it be called?
Q.1. Which of the following sentence should be the THIRD after rearrangement?
Q.2. Which of the following sentence should be the FIRST after rearrangement?
Q.3. Which of the following sentence should be the SIXTH after rearrangement?
Q.4. Which of the following sentence should be the FOURTH after rearrangement?
Q.5. Which of the following sentence should be the FIFTH after rearrangement?
Directions(6-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/ error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the number of that part with error as your answer. If there is 'No error', mark 5
Q.6.There cannot be any situation where (A)/ somebody makes money in an asset (B)/located in India and does not pay tax (C)/ either to India or to the country of his origin.(D) /No error (E)
Q.7.India has entered a downward spiral (A)/Where the organised, productive(B) /and law abide sectors are subject to (C) / savage amounts of multiple taxes. (D)/No error (E)
Q.8.The bank may have followed (A) /an aggressive monetary tightening policy(B) /but its stated aim of(C) /curbing inflation have not been achieved.(D) / No error(E)
Q.9.Equal Opportunities for advancement(A) /across the length and breadth(B) /of an organisation will(C) / keep many problems away.(D) / No error(E)
Q.10.A customised data science degree (A)/ is yet to become(B) / a standard programme(C) / to India's Premier educational institutes.(D) / No error(E)
Directions(11-15): Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.
Q.11. When you want to digitalise a city .......... with millions, you don't bet ...............
Q.12.The numbers ............. by the legitimate online music service providers indicate
that a growing number of users are ......... to buy music.
A. morphed, ignoring
Q.13.If India is ........... on protecting its resources, international business appears equally .............. to safeguard its profit.
Q.14.Brands .......... decision-simplicity strategies make full use of available information to ......... where consumers are on the path of decision making and direct them to the best market offers.
Q.15. Lack of financing options, ........... with HR and technological ........... make small and medium enterprises sector the most vulnerable component of our economy.
Q.7.C.and law abiding sectors...should be used
Q.8.D.Subject is singular.Hence curbing inflation has not been achieved should be used
Q.9.C.present simple should be used
Q.10.D.For/In India"s premier educational Institutes should be used