English: Cloze Test(NEW PATTERN) for Upcoming Exams – Set 153

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”.

Little Johnny hated going to see the dentist. It wasn’t that his dentist was nasty; it was that Johnny wasn’t too fond of sweets.
His dentist had warned him that his teeth would ___1___ if he ___2___ eating candy. Time and time again, the dentist had told him to ___3___ sweet food or at least ___4___ on the amount he ate.
As he lay down in the dentist’s chair, all the horrible memories from his last visit ___5___ to him. On that occasion, the dentist had to ___6___ one of his teeth! The pain was terrible – even with the anaesthetic the dentist had given him. When the anesthetic ___7___ it was difficult for him to eat or chew anything at all.
This time the ___8___ was much better. His dentist ___9___ his teeth, made him ___10___ his mouth with pink liquid and then told him to spit it out into the sink. That was it. No problems and no pain! Johnny was delighted and so was his dentist. Johnny has finally learned his lesson and was taking better care of his teeth. Well done, Johnny!

  1. fall apart
    fall out
    fall behind
    fall down
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  2. kept down
    kept around
    kept up
    kept on
    All are Correct
    Option C

     

  3. cut off
    cut down
    cut back
    cut out
    All are Correct
    Option D

     

  4. cut down
    cut down
    cut back
    cut off
    All are Correct
    Option A

     

  5. came back
    come by
    come around
    come along
    All are Correct
    Option A

     

  6. pull apart
    pull out
    pull over
    pull away
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  7. wore away
    wore down
    wore off
    wore through
    All are Correct
    Option C

     

  8. check by
    check out
    check on
    check up
    All are Correct
    Option D

     

  9. checked by
    checked out
    checked up on
    checked on
    All are Correct
    Option B

     

  10. wash up
    wash away
    wash out
    wash down
    All are Correct
    Option C

     


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