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English Section is very important to score better in Banking and other competitive exams. Now a day, the pattern of questions asked in this section are very lengthy and thus, time-consuming. But once dealt with proper strategy and accuracy, this section can get you the maximum marks in the examination. Here is another set of Questions to improve your speed and practice. Make most of it.
Directions (Q.1-5): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningful.
For a change, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) (1) as market agents (2) it to, and did not change its policy rate from its current level of 8 per cent. Except that it has made its policy rate more of a signalling instrument and less of a means of accessing money from the RBI at that rate. The amount that banks can borrow from the RBI at the repo rate, which is set by the central bank, has been halved while the amount that banks can borrow (3) term repos, where the rate is market-determined via auctions, has (4) been raised. Similar market orientation has been (5) for liquidity as well. The RBI, under governor Raghuram Rajan, would like to act out the distinction between regulator and administrator.
1. 1) behaved 2) conducted 3) convinced 4) approached 5) talked
2. 1) disliked 2) rejected 3) expected 4) familiar 5) habitual
3. 1) by 2) upon 3) with 4) on 5) through
4. 1) either 2) proportionately 3) definitely 4) permanently 5) never
5. 1) promoted 2) objected 3) pushed 4) promised 5) called