English: Sentence Connectors Set 4 (New Pattern English)

New Pattern English Questions on Sentence Connectors for Bank PO, SBI PO, IBPS PO and various competitive exams.

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Directions (1-10): Select the phrase/connector from the given three options which can be used in the beginning (to start the sentence) to form a single sentence from the two sentences given below, implying the same meaning as expressed in the statement sentences.

  1. He was unwilling to go any further. He returned home.
    (i) Returning home….
    (ii) Unwilling to go…..
    (iii) To go any further…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (ii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : From (ii) Unwilling to go any further, he returned home.
  2. They saw the uselessness of violence. They changed their policy.
    (i) Seeing the uselessness….
    (ii) Changing their policy….
    (iii) See the uselessness…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (ii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : From (i) Seeing the uselessness of violence they changed their policy
  3. He lost a large sum of money. He gave up speculation.
    (i) Giving up speculation…..
    (ii) Large sum of….
    (iii) Loosing a large….
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (iii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : From (iii) Loosing a large sum of money, he gave up speculation
  4. The hunter took up his gun. He went out to shoot the lion.
    (i) Taking up his…..
    (ii) Took his gun….
    (iii) Shooting the lion…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (iii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : From (i) Taking up his gun, the hunter went out to shoot the lion
  5. A crow stole a piece of cheese. She flew to her nest to enjoy the tasty meal.
    (i) Flying to steal…..
    (ii) Stealing a piece…..
    (iii) Enjoying the tasty……
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) All
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : From (ii) Stealing a piece of cheese, a crow flew to her nest to enjoy the tasty meal.
  6. My sister was charmed with the silk. She bought ten yards.
    (i) Buying ten yards….
    (ii) After charming….
    (iii) Charmed with the……
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) All
    E) None of these
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : From (iii) Charmed with the silk my sister bought ten yards.
  7. The letter was badly written. I had great difficulty in making out its content.
    (i) The letter having…..
    (ii) Having great difficulty…..
    (iii) Making out the content…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (iii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation
    : From (i) The letter having been badly written, I had great difficult in making out its content.
    From (iii) Making out the content of the letter was difficult for me as it was badly written.
  8. I was walking along the street one day. I saw a dead snake.
    (i) Walking along…..
    (ii) Walking with…..
    (iii) Seeing a dead…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (iii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation
    : From (i) Walking along the street one day, I saw a dead snake.
  9. Neeraj lost the favour of his master. He was dismissed from his high offices.
    (i) Lost the….
    (ii) Having lost….
    (iii) Dismissed from his…..
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (iii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : From (ii) Having lost the favour of his master, Neeraj was dismissed from his high offices.
  10. He was occupied with important matters. He had no leisure to see visitors.
    (i) No leisure to see…..
    (ii) Being occupied…..
    (iii) Occupying important matters….
    A) Only (i)
    B) Only (ii)
    C) Only (iii)
    D) Both (i) and (ii)
    E) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation
    : From (ii) Being occupied with important matters he had no leisure to see visitors.

 

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7 Thoughts to “English: Sentence Connectors Set 4 (New Pattern English)”

  1. ?@shh...ishhh..⛷?

    thnx…

  2. Eku

    Thanks az team

  3. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    7/10 thankuuu sir

  4. Sudipta Basak

    I can’t understand of answer 7..
    Plz tell me the rule to solve this type of question…

    1. U have to put the option at beginning of sentence to combine the given two sentences so that the combined sentences means the same as individual two sentences

  5. Mera bhi din ayega :)))

    6/10 ty az

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