Mixed English Questions for upcoming Exam — Set 434

Directions(1-5): In this question, two columns I and II and three sentences are given, which are divided into two parts. Column I (A, B and C) consists of first half of each sentence and Column II (D, E and F) consists of second half of each sentence. Match column I with column II, so that the sentences formed are both meaningful and grammatically correct. Choose the option as your answer.

  1. I.
    (A) Reports are emerging of the Cooum restoration project,
    (B) For many rural communities, the village commons and forests
    (C) Poor urban planning and rampant encroachment by developers
    II.
    (D) bringing back lost plant species and coastal vegetation.
    (E) have turned the ecologically-rich zone into an eyesore over the years.
    (F) yield the only easy available source of protein.

    B-E and C-F
    A-E, B-D and C-F
    A-F and B-D
    C-E
    A-E and C-F
    Option D

     

  2. I.
    A. The tribal society has umpteen examples of camaraderie, strong societal bonds
    B. The terrain of Garhwal is a mosaic of forest patches and short-statured crops
    C. During the period the Sahara started losing its vegetation
    II.
    D. further bisected by fast-flowing streams
    E. studies have shown that this demise of the Green Sahara
    F. and mutual help through exchange of labour
    B-E and C-F
    A-E, B-D and C-F
    A-F and B-D
    B-F
    A-E and C-F
    Option C

     

  3. I.
    (A) Calcutta provides the largest number of industrial safety leather gloves
    (B) The higher education department has extended the last date of admission
    (C) The condition is rare, but serious, and experts said
    II.
    (D) that findings even one case among thousands of trial could be a red flag.
    (E) in India, follows by Chennai, said industry sources.
    (F) to undergraduate colleges from September 25 to September 30 as the seats are vacant.
    B-E and C-F
    A-E, B-F and C-D
    A-F and C-D
    B-F
    A-E and C-F
    Option D

     

  4. I.
    A. The Delhi government has deployed marshals in buses
    B. The decision has welcomed a debate on
    C. The initiative promises to rationalize
    II.
    D. to implement it at present.
    E. to ensure women safety.
    F. for make public transport free.
    A-E & C-D
    A-E
    C-D & B-E
    B-D
    C-E
    Option B

     

  5. I.
    A. As railway lines continue expanding and intruding into their habitats,
    B. With the economic crisis continuing on the one hand and the health system crumbling
    C. Kerala, once a model for the rest of the country, has been unable to stop
    II.
    D. more than 60 elephants have been mowed down by trains over the past four years
    E. travellers from other Indian states bringing the virus with them
    F. to revive demand in the economy and create employment, it is absolutely essential
    A-D and C-E
    A-E, B-D and C-F
    A-F and B-D
    B-F
    A-E and C-F
    Option A

     

  6. Directions(6-10): In the given question, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below the sentence, alternatives to the emboldened part are given as (A), (B), (C) and (D), which may help improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative out of the given five options. In case the given sentence is correct, your answer will be option (E), i.e., “No correction required”.

  7. (Its estimated that most than) 15,000 children are trafficked into Europe every year with false hopes of making it as professional footballers.

    It’s estimates that more than
    Its estimated that much than
    Its estimated that more than
    It’s estimated that more than
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  8. The minister dismissed the Central Board of Direct Taxes’ claim that (it has not issued any information to Durga Puja committees this year).
    it did not issued no notice to Durga Puja committees this year
    it did not issued any information to Durga Puja committees this year
    it had not issued no notice to Durga Puja committees this year
    it had not issued any notice to Durga Puja committees this year
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  9. According to local authorities, the (typhoon reported drowned thousand trees) and forced more than a million people to evacuate their homes.
    typhoon reportedly downed thousands of trees
    typhoon reportedly dawned thousand of trees
    typhoon reported drowned thousands trees
    typhoon reportedly downed thousand of trees
    No correction required
    Option A

     

  10. The crowd (is lighter than yesterday), due to the heavy snowfall that made not only climbing difficult but also viewing a wet and laborious task.
    Are lighter than yesterday
    Have been lighter than yesterday
    Were lighter than yesterday
    Was lighter than yesterday
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  11. Unless we were confident of success, we (would not had) even tried the experiment.
    Shall not have
    Have not
    Cannot
    Would not have
    No correction required
    Option D

     

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