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English Short Test 4
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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Ineffable

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Go to rack and ruin

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Bite the dust

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Have a chip on one’s shoulder

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

The seamy side

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Too many Chiefs and not enough Indians.

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is
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1. Some animals like fishes lay eggs and leave them.
P. The mother does not care for the eggs at all.
Q. They lay thousands of eggs at a time but do not look after them.
R. Most of the eggs die and only a few of them develop into fishes.
S. She simply leaves the eggs and never comes back to them.
6. Is this not something terrible? Yet, it is a fact.

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

1. Why should I tell you again and again?

P. They know what they have to do.

Q. Don’t you know your duties?

R. Only you require to be told.

S. Other students need not be told.

6. I will not tolerate this anymore.

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

1. One evening he lit a large lamp in the bedroom and sat near his wife.

P. ‘Why not?’, was the answer.

Q. ‘Whatever you like.’

R. ‘Shall I read you something?’, he asked.

S. ‘What shall I read?’, he continued.

6. He was somewhat taken aback by her answer.

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct

1. Marine biology is the study of organisms in the ocean.

P. At a fundamental level, marine life helps determine the very nature of our planet.

Q. Marine life is a vast resource.

R. Shorelines are also shaped and protected by marine life.

S. Marine organisms contribute significantly to the oxygen cycle. 6. Marine biology covers a great deal, from the microscopic to the huge whales.

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct

1. Suddenly the man heard the low hum of an engine.

P. Instead, it grew louder and louder and seemed to be coming from above.

Q. At first he thought that it must be a car travelling along the road he had recently left.

R. He looked up quickly and saw an aeroplane cutting a crazy, zigzag path across the sky.

S. He expected the noise to fade away in the distance.

6. It disappeared for an instant behind some clouds, then emerged and plunged into the field.

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Fall back on

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Build castles in the air

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Lose face

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Espionage

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Apathy

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In the following question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Theoretical

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In the following question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Mitigate

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In the following question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Elegance

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In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

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In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

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In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

Take the bull by the horns

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In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/Phrase.

A gentleman at large

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In the following question the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

1. I got on a colourful bus filled with all kinds of strange people.

P. We arrived at a gate like the one in Salvador Dali’s paintings.

Q. The bus rode across the dirty expanses without roads.

R. At first, I wasn’t aware that the bus roof was loaded with drugs.

S. Everyone was filled with dust and often the wheels would sink into the soft soil.

6. It was a gate neither separated nor connected anything from or to anything.

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