Mixed English Questions for Mains Exam — Set 235

Directions(1-5): The following question carries a sentence with a word marked in bold. The word has been incorrectly spelt. Select the word from the options that can replace the emboldened word to make the sentence correct.

  1. The (exesstance) of UFO’s is something that people continue to argue about.
    Existince
    Existance
    Existence
    Ecistance
    Existense
    Option C

     

  2. In return for full acceptance, Western democratic societies demand that immigrants enthusiastically (acquiese) to a new nation’s cultural values.
    Acquiss
    Acquiesce
    Acquise
    Acqueisce
    Acquesce
    Option B

     

  3. He told the teenagers that such (purile) behavior would not be tolerated during the ceremony.
    perile
    purail
    puerele
    purele
    puerile
    Option E

     

  4. China is a (rapacous) regime that poses a significant threat not just to American interests but to the entire civilized world.
    Rapacious
    Rapicious
    Rapacus
    Ripaceous
    Rapaceus
    Option A

     

  5. The disabled athlete did not let (advarsety) stop her from competing in the Olympics.
    Adversaty
    Advirsity
    Advarcity
    Adversity
    Advarsity
    Option D

     

  6. Directions(6-10): In the given statement some words have been highlighted. These words may not be at the correct place making the sentence grammatically and contextually incorrect. Choose the option which represents the correct sequence of words, which will make the sentence grammatically and contextually correct. If the sentence is correct as it is, choose E i.e. ‘No rearrangement required’ as your answer.

  7. The woe(A) beggar told a different(B) tale of mendacious(C)at every house.
    CBA
    ACB
    BCA
    BAC
    No rearrangement required
    Option A

     

  8. A ubiquitous(A) feature of post-colonialism is the capital(B) of the state in the process of dominance(C) accumulation.
    BAC
    CAB
    BCA
    ACB
    No rearrangement required
    Option D

     

  9. The cost(A) of the project has increased(B) significantly since it began(C).
    BCA
    BAC
    CBA
    CAB
    No rearrangement required
    Option E

     

  10. He had apparently(A) been under the coup(B) that a military impression(C) was in progress.
    CBA
    ACB
    CAB
    BAC
    No rearrangement required
    Option B

     

  11. The considerably(A) in the election strengthened(B) the party’s position success(C).
    BCA
    BAC
    ACB
    CBA
    No rearrangement required
    Option D

     

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