# Recent questions and answers in Verbal Ability

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Kevin is older than Tim. Jason is older than Kevin. Tim is older than Jason. If the statements (I) and (II) are TRUE, then (III) will be: Insufficient data True Not applicable False
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$\_\_\_\_\_\_$ I not informed you on time, you would have missed the opportunity. But Have Had Has
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His knowledge of the subject was excellent but his classroom performance was_______. extremely poor good desirable praiseworthy
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The questions given below consist of a pair of related words followed by four pairs of words. Select the pair that best expresses the relation to the original pair. Doctor: Treatment Scientist: Research Lawyer: Court Nurse: Health Dancer: Stage
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Which of the following cannot be logically inferred from the given passage? Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and ... on older people. COVID-19 is not dangerous if you are young. Maintaining hygiene helps in controlling COVID-19 spread.
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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate choice. Akshay has decided to $\_\_\_\_\_\_\_$ from Chennai. move on pass away pass out pass by
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Choose from the options the word most similar in meaning to the given one: Dramatic striking insignificant calm tedious
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The topic that we were discussing now was first raised by our boss, $\_\_\_\_\_\_$? isn't it wasn't it was it hasn't it been
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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word: After a long and hard relationship, he finally decided to $\_\_\_\_$ with his girlfriend. break in break off broke up break up
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Fill in the blank with the most appropriate word: The house $\_\_\_\_$ the lake. backed onto backed off backed up backed into
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Choose the most appropriate alternative from the options given below to complete the sentence: $\textbf{The bride and groom decided to _________ on their grand wedding as they both were rich.}$ preserve conserve spoor splurge
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Choose the most appropriate alternative from the options given below to complete the sentence: $\textbf{Killing one's own parents amounts to __________.}$ parricide genocide infanticide fratricide
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The disaster team was asked to $\underline{\text{restrain}}$ the residents until the snake was caught. The underlined word is closest in meaning to: imprison frustrate disdain confine
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The Prime Minister does not approve $\_\_\_\_\_\_$ the views expressed by the official. of at for on
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From among the given sentences pick the grammatically INCORRECT one: He asked a tea. He was prevented from coming. I met your mother. I haven't seen a movie for a long time.
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Raman is confident of speaking English _______six months as he has been practising regularly_______the last three weeks during, for for, since for, in within, for
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The fisherman, ________ the flood victims owed their lives, were rewarded by the government. whom to which to whom that
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Choose the most appropriate alternative from the options given below to complete the sentence: Your allegation should be based on facts and not on $\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_$. proofs projections records antipathy
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Choose the most appropriate alternative from the options given below to complete the sentence: Anwar spent most of his life in $\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_$ the miseries of the physically challenged people. advocating avoiding mitigating absorbing
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When she first came to Delhi from Patna, she was hardly the $\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_$ student she later made herself out to be, since she had access to considerable family wealth. impecunious naive precocious ambitious
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A $\underline{vast}$ crowd had gathered to watch their $\underline{beloved}$ Prime Minister speak. The underlined words are $\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_$. adverbs nouns verbs adjectives
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In the following sentence certain parts are underlined and marked P, Q, and R. One of the parts may contain certain error or may not be acceptable in standard written communication. Select the part containing an error. Choose D as your answer if there is no error. During an epidemic, ... $\underbrace{\underline{\text{make them more comfortable}}}_{R}$. P Q R No error
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If "jelogo" means "paperweight" and "pikogo" means "paperboard" and "wedpik" means "boardlift", which of the following would mean $weightlift$? ogopik jelwed pikjel wedjel
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Choose from the options the word most similar in meaning to the given one: Impulsive impetuous cautious cavernous impressive
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From among the given sentences pick the grammatically correct one: Hugging his mother he opened the gift box. His performance in the match was superior than his teammates. I saw them playing while driving down the street. Laughing out loud Teja tried to express his happiness.
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From among the given sentences pick the grammatically correct one: I'm ill for two weeks. I'm ill since two weeks. I have been ill since two weeks. I have been ill for two weeks.
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From among the given sentences pick the grammatically correct one. She was prevented to come. Ravi met misfortune. We came a walk. Let’s go riding.
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From among the given sentences pick the grammatically INCORRECT one: I'm going to home. Send this letter to my address. They came for driving. He goes to his work.
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If you are absent from class for too long, it will be difficult to $\_\_\_\_$ . catch up catch out catch on catch at
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Fact: If it's cooked, the food is soft. Which of the following is a logically valid conclusion based on the above argument? It is cooked. The food is not soft. The food is soft. It is not cooked. If (III), then (IV). If (I), then (II). If (IV), then (II). If (II), then (IV).
Choose the most appropriate tense and fill in the blank: Tom $\_\_\_\_$ to the day when he could leave his current job. should've looked forward to look forward looking forward looked forward