English: Cloze Test(NEW PATTERN) for Upcoming Exams – Set 146

Directions: In the passage given below there are 10 blanks. Every blank has four alternative phrases given in options (A),(B),(C), and (D). You have to tell which phrase is APPROPRIATE according to the context. If all are appropriate then mark your answer as “E”.

When Scott woke up this morning, he discovered that his toddler had ___1___ in her crib last night. He, therefore, cleaned her bedding up before he ___2___ on breakfast. While he was ___3___ his food, however, his daughter started ___4___. She just suddenly broke down and threw a tantrum on the kitchen floor. After ___5___ for only a few minutes, the tantrum ___6___ and his daughter ___7___. Scott then finished eating and ___8___ his computer. But, before he could access the Internet, the computer ___9___. Scott looked the phone number up, called for technical help, and told the IT technician off. He only ___10___ when the tech threatened to put him on hold.

  1. thrown down
    thrown up
    thrown away
    thrown out
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  2. chowed over
    chowed away
    chowed down
    chowed up
    All are Correct
    Option C

     

  3. tucking shop
    tucking up
    tucking away
    tucking into
    All are Correct
    Option D

     

  4. acting up
    acting out
    acting upon
    acting as
    All are Correct
    Option A

     

  5. falling into
    falling apart
    falling short
    falling back on
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  6. blew out
    blew off
    blew over
    blew up
    All are Correct
    Option C

     

  7. calmed down
    put down
    brought down
    sneak in
    All are Correct
    Option A

     

  8. logged into
    log in
    logged onto
    logged off
    All are Correct
    Option C

     

  9. blew apart
    blew up
    blew away
    blew off
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  10. let up
    made an effort
    got worried
    eased up
    All are Correct
    Option D

     


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