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Syllabus: English grammar, Sentence completion. Verbal analogies, Word groups. Instructions, Critical reasoning and Verbal deduction

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# Most viewed questions in Verbal Aptitude

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if COVALENT is coded as BWPDUOFM then code of ELEPHANT will be A) QFMFUOBI B) EPHNTEAS C)MFUIQRTW D)QMUBIADH
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Please explain me why are we changing these sentences to (Common Errors) : 1. I have read several poetries -> I have read several poems. 2. I saw two females there. -> I saw two women there. 3. My all friends are absent. -> All my friends are absent. 4. It is ... good. too good. 8. It was bitter cold. -> It was bitterly cold. 9.This novel is much interesting. -> This novel is very interesting.
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The expenditure on the project _____ as follows: equipment Rs.$20$ lakhs, salaries Rs.$12$ lakhs, and contingency Rs.$3$ lakhs. break down break breaks down breaks
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The police arrested four criminals - $P, Q, R$ and $S.$ The criminals knew each other. They made the following statements: $P$ says Q committed the crime. $Q$ says S committed the crime. $R$ says I did not do it. $S$ says What Q said about me is ... one of the arrested four committed the crime and only one of the statements made above is true. Who committed the crime? $P$ $R$ $S$ $Q$
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After Rajendra Chola returned from his voyage to Indonesia, he ________ to visit the temple in Thanjavur. was wishing is wishing wished had wished
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If 'relftaga' means carefree, 'otaga' means careful and 'fertaga' means careless, which of the following could mean 'aftercare'? zentaga tagafer. tagazen. relffer.
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We lived in a culture that denied any merit to literary works, considering them important only when they were handmaidens to something seemingly more urgent - namely ideology. This was a country where all gestures, even the most private, were interpreted in political ... s belief that ideology is not as important as literature is revealed by the word: culture' seemingly' urgent' political'
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Consider the following statements relating to the level of poker play of four players $P,Q,R \ and \ S$. $P$ always beats $Q$ $R$ always beats $S$ $S$ loses to $P$ only sometimes. $R$ always loses to $Q$ Which of the following can be logically inferred from the above statements ... other players $S$ is the absolute worst player in the set (i). only (ii) only (i) and (ii) only' neither (i) nor (ii)
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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 search engine’s business model ____ around the fulcrum of trust. revolves plays sinks bursts
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Fill in the blank with the correct idiom/phrase. That boy from the town was a ____________ in the sleepy village. dog out of herd sheep from the heap fish out of water bird from the flock
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I've realized that Answering Verbal questions in GATE without any preparation will mostly lead to negative marks ! So trying to improve if I could ! Syllabus for Verbal Ability: English grammar, sentence completion, verbal analogies, word groups, instructions, critical reasoning ... of view ? Please give exact book name you are suggesting. 3. Are there any good FREE video lectures available ?
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Select the word that fits the analogy: Cook : Cook :: Fly : _______ Flyer Flying Flew Flighter
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X is 1 km northeast of Y. Y is 1 km southeast of Z. W is 1 km west of Z. P is 1 km south of W. Q is 1 km east of P. What is the distance between X and Q in km? (A) 1 (B) √2 (C) √3 (D) 2 Ans-C
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Two trains, Calcutta Mail and Bombay Mail, start at the same time from stations Kolkata and Mumbai respectively towards each other.After passing each other, they take 12 hours and 3 hours to reach Mumbai and Kolkata respectively. If the Calcutta mail is moving with the speed of 48 km/h , the speed of the Bombay mail is (a)24 km/h (b)22 km/h (c)21 km/h (d)96 km/h
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"From where are they bringing their books? _______ bringing _______ books from ________" The words that best fill the blanks in the above sentence are $\text{Their, they're, there}$ $\text{They're, their, there}$ $\text{There, their, they're}$ $\text{They're, there,there}$
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Choose the grammatically INCORRECT sentence: They gave us the money back less the service charges of Three Hundred rupees. This country’s expenditure is not less than that of Bangladesh. The committee initially asked for a funding of Fifty Lakh rupees, but later settled for a lesser sum. This country’s expenditure on educational reforms is very less.
If $P = 3$, $R = 27$, $T = 243$, then $Q + S =$ ________ $40$ $80$ $90$ $110$