Daily English Questions 21st May

Daily English Questions 21st May

May 21, 2017 0 By Anonymous

Daily English Questions 21st May :

Hello, Guys!! .In all the competitive exams, English questions are mostly asked from newspapers only. Check Daily English Questions 21st May 2017 , comprehensions, Cloze Tests from various Newspapers for preparation of various Exams.

Passage :

Directions (1-5); In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate words without changing the meaning of the passage.
Pakistan is slowly becoming ..(1).. to its home-grown terrorism. The attack on Bacha Khan University, which killed mainly students, is reminiscent of the Peshawar terror attack in which ..(2).. of school-children were killed. One of the major ways Pakistan can eliminate/reduce terrorism is by providing the right education to its youth and taking stern action ..(3).. those directly or indirectly involved in running terror outfits. In its own interest, Pakistan also ..(4).. to end its policy of targeting India in the name of Kashmir. The state needs to gain control over the deep state, consisting of the Army and the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). It needs to show action on ..(5).. perpetrators of terror attacks like those on Pathankot to justice.
Q.1.
a) culprit
b) target
c) victim
d) criminal
e) founder
Q.2.
a) numbers
b) data
c) most
d) scores
e) amount
Q.3.
a) across
b) against
c) about
d) toward
e) for
Q.4. 
a) needs
b) wants
c) wishes
d) hates
e) works
Q.5. 
a) emerging
b) forcing
c) pulling
d) pushing
e) bringing

 

Q.B.Passage :

Directions (6-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’ the answer is (e). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)

Q.6.Dealing with risk and the need for teamwork is oftenly a part of the experience.

(a) Dealing with risk

(b) and the need

(c) for teamwork is

(d) oftenly a part of the experience.

(e) No error

Q.7.In the most general sense, drought originates from a deficiency of precipitation in an extended period of time– usually a season or more–resulting in a water shortage for some activity, group or environmental sector.

(a) In the most general sense,

(b) drought originates from a deficiency of precipitation

(c) in an extended period of time– usually a season or more–resulting in a water shortage

(d) for some activity, group or environmental sector.

(e) No error

Q.8.Light from many different sources contains various colors each with its own brightness or intense.

(a) Light from many

(b) different sources contains

(c) various colors each with its own

(d) brightness or intense.

(e) No error

Q.9.When all the visible frequencies are present equally the perceived color of the light is white and the spectrum is flat line.

(a) When all the visible frequencies are present equally

(b) the perceived color

(c) of the light is white

(d) and the spectrum is flat line.

(e) No error

Q.10. An earthquake results from the sudden release of energy in the Earth’s crust that creates seismic wave.

(a) Earthquake results

(b) from the sudden release of energy

(c) in the Earth’s crust

(d) that creates seismic wave.

(e) No error


Answers:

  • c
  • d
  • b
  • a
  • e
  • d – Replace ‘often’ with ‘oftenly’
  • c – Replace ‘in’ with ‘over’
  • d – Replace ‘intense’ with ‘intensity’
  • d – Add ‘a’ before ‘flat line’
  • d – Replace ‘wave’ with ‘waves’