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. 1-8): 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 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)
- Responding to data security concerns raised by ICICI Bank 1)/ with regard to its payments app, PhonePe, e-commerce player 2)/ Flipkart said it had followed all guidelines 3)/ laid out by the NPCI. 4)/ No error 5)
- The IMF has trimmed its GDP growth forecast 1)/ for India by one percentage point 2)/ in its last report, 3)/ citing the impact of demonetisation. 4)/ No error 5)
- The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), which is listening 1)/ the contempt petition filed by Cyrus Mistry 2)/ in the ongoing Tata-Mistry dispute, has reserved 3)/ its order till Feb 18. 4)/ No error 5)
- They couldn’t help 1)/ shedding tears at 2)/ the plight of the villagers 3)/ rendered homeless by the cyclone. 4)/ No error 5)
- One of the biggest challenges facing Indian agriculture today 1)/ is to make them economically remunerative for the farmer 2)/ while ensuring that operations are 3)/ socially sustainable as well as climate- resilient. 4)/ No error 5)
- According to World Bank, 1)/ rising temperature will impact 2)/ multiple sectors of the economy, 3)/ especially food, energy and water. 4)/ No error 5)
- India’s steep target of achieving a renewable energy 1)/ installed capacity of 175 GW by 2022 has been supported 2)/ by developers and financiers, resulting in twice 3)/ the cumulative solar installation in lesser than two years. 4)/ No error 5)
- My younger brother knows how 1)/ to start the motorbike 2)/ but does not know to 3)/ stop it 4)/ No error 5)
Directions (Q. 9-13): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.
(A) After this process is over, cash is loaded and the software automatically updates the host computer and the central server on how many notes have been loaded in each cassette.
(B) Once that is done, it is automatically synchronised with the central server through the host computer.
(C) With each transaction, both the host computer and the central server keep a count of how many notes have been dispensed with from a particular ATM.
(D) Cash is stored in ATMs in cassettes.
(E) The internal software on an ATM also needs to be changed and reconfigured to recognise the new cassette in an ATM.
(F) Each cassette is a live machine where internal settings and adjustments have to to be made within the railings of the cassette to suit the size and shape of the note.
9. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
1) F 2) D 3) B 4) A 5) C
10. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
1) B 2) E 3) D 4) F 5) A
11. Which of the following should be the THiRD sentence after rearrangement?
1) E 2) A 3) C 4) D 5) F
12. Which of the following should be the Fourth sentence after rearrangement?
1) D 2) F 3) B 4) C 5) E
13. Which of the following should be the LAST (sIXTH) sentence after rearrangement?
1) F 2) E 3) A 4) B 5) C
- 4; Replace ‘laid out’ with ‘laid down’
- 3; Replace ‘last’ with ‘latest’
- 1; Replace ‘listening’ with ‘hearing’
- 2; Replace ‘them’ with ‘it’
- 1; Insert ‘the’ before ‘World Bank’
- 4; Replace ‘lesser’ with ‘less’
- 3; Add ‘how’ after ‘know’
- 2: DFEBAC