2 English Cloze Test New Pattern Quiz IBPS PO Clerk Set - 6

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CLOZE TEST plays a very important part in English language and they are equally important for competitive exam aspirants of many like SBI/IBPS PO MAINS PRE 2017.

Try to solve Cloze Reading Passages Test Questions, important for Competitive Exams like IBPS PO, SSC, RRB, CAT, MAT, LIC AAO, GIC AO, UIIC AO, NICL AO, NIACL Assitant, SBI PO 2017 exam. We are going to share some New Pattern Cloze Test Quiz questions with solution. This English subject quiz based on New Pattern Cloze Test. Cloze Test is very important for SBI PO and IBPS PO Clerk. You may see 10 Questions on Cloze Test under English Section in different competitive exams. So try to Practice this English cloze test.

New Pattern Cloze Test SBI IBPS PO

Directions 1 - 13 : 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.
  • Actually every day we all are engaged in this business of reading people. We do it (___1___). We want to figure others out. So we (___2___) make guesses about what others think, value, want and feel and we do so based on our (___3___) beliefs and understandings about human nature. We do so because if we can figure out (___4___) and intentions of others the possibility of them (___5___) or hurting us, (___6___) and this will help us to (___7___) a lot of unnecessary pain and trouble. We also make second guesses about what they will do in future, how they will (___8___) if we make this or that response. We do all this second guessing based upon our (___9___) of what we believe about the persons inner nature (___10___) his or her roles and, manners. We mind read their fill (___11___) their motives. Also everyday we mis-guess and misread. Why ? Because of the complexity, (___12___), and multidimensional functioning of people. After all how well do you read your own thoughts, aims, values, motives, beliefs etc. ? How well do you know your own structuring process your own thinking and (___13___) styles.
Q1.
1.
(a) vehemently
(b) practically
(c) actually
(d) incessantly
(e) virtually

Q2.
2.
(a) ably
(b) constantly
(c) partly
(d) largely
(e) positively

Q3.
3.
(a) futuristic
(b) proactive
(c) reactive
(d) decorative
(e) assumptive

Q4.
4.
(a) manifestations
(b) expressions
(c) motives
(d) hopes
(e) prospects

Q5.
5.
(a) tricking
(b) blaming
(c) furthering
(d) alarming
(e) criticizing

Q6.
6.
(a) lessens
(b) happens
(c) questions
(d) deepens
(e) laments

Q7.
7.
(a) approach
(b) direct
(c) avoid
(d) implement
(e) prepare

Q8.
8.
(a) solve
(b) apply
(c) plan
(d) approach
(e) respond

Q9.
9.
(a) projection
(b) exhibition
(c) situation
(d) prediction
(e) attribution

Q10.
10.
(a) organizing
(b) underneath
(c) appreciating
(d) proposing
(e) outside

Q11.
11.
(a) cunning
(b) visible
(c) deeper
(d) obvious
(e) proposed

Q12.
12.
(a) abnormality
(b) angularity
(c) focus
(d) lay redness
(e) contribution

Q13.
13.
(a) proposing
(b) developing
(c) upbringing
(d) lamenting
(e) emoting

Directions 14 - 23 : in the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. against each number, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. find out the appropriate word in each case.
  • After ten years of (___14___) inflation, prices have spiked 7.5% in the third week of July. This looks scary after all, Indians had got used1 to prices crawling up by 2% in the last two years, and a 10year average inflation rate of about 5%but you shouldn’t worry. This burst of inflation is the result of three factors that have come together unexpectedly, are unlikely to (___15___) for long and are unlikely to (___16___) up together again A (___17___) rise in global oil prices, a monsoon that arrived late and a spike in global metal prices. North Sea crude has crossed $42 per barrel, driven up by low petroleum (___18___) and soaring demand In the US as war production heats up. Oil markets are also spooked by the (___19___) of Russian oil supplies falling on the back of the Yukos-Sibneft probe. There’s little that the government can do to (___20___) users from soaring oil prices indeed, it shouldn’t, if it wants to (___21___) efficiency. Higher transport costs have pushed up rates of vegetables and fruits farm produce could also get affected by rains that arrived too late for kharif sowing. China is (___22___) up steel and other metals from all over the world to (___23___) a construction boom ahead of the 2008 Olympics, making metal prices soar all over the world, and sparking inflation in India.
Q14.
14.
(a) mere
(b) moderate
(c) retarding
(d) vehement
(e) dull

Q15.
15.
(a) obstinate
(b) constitute
(c) persist
(d) repeat
(e) normalize

Q16.
16.
(a) go
(b) scramble
(c) mount
(d) yield
(e) crop

Q17.
17.
(a) sustained
(b) suspicious
(c) horrific
(d) erratic
(e) favourable

Q18.
18.
(a) lists
(b) trades
(c) services
(d) inventories
(e) details

Q19.
19.
(a) prospect
(b) progress
(c) view
(d) extent
(e) deposit

Q20.
20.
(a) support
(b) ignore
(c) propel
(d) prolong
(e) Insulate

Q21.
21.
(a) position
(b) promote
(c) process
(d) pass
(e) form

Q22.
22.
(a) hurrying
(b) passing
(c) pairing
(d) gobbling
(e) throwing

Q23.
23.
(a) keep
(b) make
(c) feed
(d) grow
(e) fight

Answer of Cloze Test Quiz

1 d  2 b  3 e  4 c  5 b  6 a  7 c  8 e  9 d  10 a  11 c  12 d  13 e  14 b  15 c  16 e  17 c  18 b  19 c  20 e  21 b  22 d  23 b