English Quiz for SBI PO Prelims 2016 – Set 7

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DIRECTIONS (Q. 1-10): In the following passage there are blanks, each
of which has been numbered. these numbers are printed below the passage and
against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank
appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
One day a father of a very
wealthy family _______(1) his son on a trip to the country with the purpose of _______(2)
his son how the poor people live so he could be thankful for his wealth. They
spent a _______(3) of days and nights on the farm of what would be considered a
______________(4) poor family. On their _______(5) from the trip, the father
asked his son, “How was the trip?” “It was great, Dad.” “Did you see
how poor people can be?”, the father asked. “Oh yeah”, said the son. So what
did you _______(6) from the trip?”, asked the father. The son answered, “I saw
that we have one dog and they had four. We have a pool that _______(7) in the
middle of our garden and they have a creek that has no end.” “We have imported
lanterns in our garden and they have the stars at night.” “Our patio reaches to
the front yard and they have the _______(8) horizon.” “we have a small piece of
land to live on and they have fields that go beyond our sight.” “We have _______(9)
who serve us, but they serve others.” “We buy our food, but they grow theirs.”
“We have walls around our _______(10) to protect us; they have friends to
protect them.” With this the boy’s father was speechless. Then his son added,
“Thanks dad for showing me how poor we are”.
1. 1) took 2) beat
3) drag 4) mould
5) showed
2. 1) presenting 2) requesting
3) tell 4) trusting
5) showing
3. 1) two 2) couple
3) much 4) few
5) many
4. 1) major 2) some
3) sorrow 4) very
5) astutely
5. 1) lane 2) journey
3) leave 4) return
5) walking
6. 1) reveal 2) think
3) saw 4) believe
5) learn
7. 1) stands 2) reaches
3) swims 4) leak
5) watery
8. 1) more 2) scene
3) whole 4) last
5) lucky
9. 1) servants 2) mother
3) computers 4) relatives
5) man
10. 1) minds 2) selves
3) property 4) pillars
5) country

And the winners are(**drumrolls**)……….

  1. Chitrarth Nirmal – 10/10
  2. the fighter – 10/10
  3. Adorable Princess – 10/10


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