English Quiz for Upcoming Bank Exams 2017 – Set 5 | Based on SBI PO Prelims 2017



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Directions (Q. 1-5): Which of the phrases given against the
sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make
it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no
correction is required, mark ‘No correction required’ as the answer.
1. With a vast geographic spread
and a huge population, anything that works in India, will surely work anywhere.
1) nowhere else 2) anywhere else
3) anyhow
4) somewhere 5) No correction
required
2. Were me a bird, I would fly to her.
1) Was me 2) Was I 3) Were I
4) Would I 5) No correction
required
3. He is afraid to me.
1) for 2) of 3) from
4) with 5) No correction required
4. This lack of a clear strategy have spooked rightly
investors.
1) have been rightly spooked 2)
has been rightly spooked 3) has rightly spooked
4) have rightly spooked 5) No
correction required
5. Using mobile phones for
banking operations would cut cost by branchless banking.
1) will be cutting cost 2) are
cut costs 3) will be cost cutting
4) will cut costs 5) No
correction required
Directions (Q. 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. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’
the answer is 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)
6. The ruling came 1) / after the
court acquitted, 2)/ a man who was accused continually 3)/beating a child. 4)/
No error 5)
7. The app includes 1)/ contact
numbers of the drivers, 2)/ registration number of the vehicle 3)/ and details
of every member of the committee. 4) / No error 5)
8. Atrocities committed 1)/ in
places like Ballia, 2)/ which joined the Quit India movement of 1942, 3)/ is
still not fully documented. 4)/ No error 5)
9. This move helped countries 1)/
become more productive for themselves 2)/ and in a better position to feed 3)/
their own people. 4)/ No error 5)

10. The most visible face against
AFSPA (Armed Focus Speical Powers Act)1)/ in India must surely be that of from
Sharmila, 2)/ who has been on a fast against the law, 3)/ from 2000 in Manipur.
4)/ No error 5)

Answers & Explanations
1. 2
2. 3
3. 2
4. 3
5. 4
6. 3; Add ‘of’ after ‘accused’
7. 5; No error
8. 4; Replace ‘is’ with ‘are’
9. 3; Add ‘be’ after ‘and’
10. 4; Replace ‘from’ with ‘since’

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