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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.
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 83 views
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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.
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 66 views
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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.
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 125 views
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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.
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 67 views
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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.
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 68 views
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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
asked Jun 7 in Verbal Ability gatecse 51 views
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The lecture was attended by quite _______ students, so the hall was not very _______. a few, quite few, quiet a few, quiet few, quite
asked Feb 14, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 409 views
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They have come a long way in ________ trust among the users. creating created creation create
asked Feb 14, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 422 views
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The CEO’s decision to quit was as shocking to the Board as it was to ______. I me my myself
asked Feb 14, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 262 views
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Hema Das was_____ only Indian athlete to win _______ gold for India. the , many the, a an, a an , the
asked Feb 12, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 143 views
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The strategies that the company ________ to sell its products _______ house-to-house marketing. use, includes uses, include used, includes uses, including
asked Feb 12, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 410 views
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The fisherman, ________ the flood victims owed their lives, were rewarded by the government. whom to which to whom that
asked Feb 10, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 744 views
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Until Iran came along, India had never been ___________ in Kabaddi. defeated defeating defeat defeatist
asked Feb 10, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 389 views
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The search engine’s business model ____ around the fulcrum of trust. revolves plays sinks bursts
asked Feb 7, 2019 in Verbal Ability Arjun 3.2k views
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"Don't go home yet," I told my colleague, "Remember you promised to finish your work before leaving." What is it's indirect speech ? My answer - I requested my colleague not to go home yet and to remember that he had promised to finish his work before ... promised to finish his work before leaving. If the reporter speech is in simple past (promised) it should be in past perfect in indirect form.
asked Jul 2, 2018 in Verbal Ability Rahul Ranjan 1 115 views
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1. Ram had ________ his mind to join the fire force. made up make up made by make by 2. All the smoke went ________ the chimney. in on by up 3. John can ________ Malayalam, English and Hindi. speaks speak spoke spoken 4. It is ________ to play with fire. ... 6. A ________ cattle was blocking the road. swarm herd flock pride 7. We must all work ________ to reach our goal. hard hardly heavy heavier
asked May 22, 2018 in Verbal Ability Dhanraj vishwakarma 811 views
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"Going by the _____ that many hands make light work, the school ____ involved all the students in the task." The words that best fill the blanks in the above sentence are principle, principal principal, principle principle, principle principal, principal
asked Feb 17, 2018 in Verbal Ability Arjun 224 views
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It is ___________ to read this year’s textbook ________ the last year’s. easier, than most easy, than easier, from easiest, from
asked Nov 23, 2017 in Verbal Ability admin 145 views
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The ways in which this game can be played _________ potentially infinite. is is being are are being
asked Feb 27, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 175 views
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He was one of my best _______ and I felt his loss ________. friend, keenly friends, keen friend, keener friends, keenly
asked Feb 27, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 195 views
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Saturn is ___________ to be seen on a clear night with the naked eye. enough bright bright enough as enough bright bright as enough
asked Feb 14, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 2.2k views
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Research in the workplace reveals that people work for many reasons _______________ . money beside beside money money besides besides money
asked Feb 14, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 2.6k views
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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
asked Feb 14, 2017 in Verbal Ability Arjun 4.3k views
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The chairman requested the aggrieved shareholders to _________ him. Bare with Bore with Bear with Bare
asked Jan 26, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 903 views
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He $\underline{\text{turned a deaf ear to}}$ my request. What does the underlined phrasal verb mean? Ignored Appreciated Twisted Returned
asked Jan 25, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 421 views
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If I were you, I ________ that laptop. It’s much too expensive. Won’t buy Shan’t buy Wouldn’t buy Would buy
asked Jan 25, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 957 views
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An apple costs Rs. $10$. An onion costs Rs. $8$. Select the most suitable sentence with respect to grammar and usage. The price of an apple is greater than an onion. The price of an apple is more than onion. The price of an apple is greater than that of an onion. Apples are more costlier than onions.
asked Jan 25, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 695 views
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Based on the given statements, select the appropriate option with respect to grammar and usage. Statements (i) The height of Mr. $X$ is $6$ feet. (ii) The height of Mr. $Y$ is $5$ feet. Mr. $X$ is longer than Mr. $Y$. Mr. $X$ is more elongated than Mr. $Y$. Mr. $X$ is taller than Mr. $Y$. Mr. $X$ is lengthier than Mr. $Y$.
asked Jan 21, 2017 in Verbal Ability makhdoom ghaya 374 views
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