PRACTICE SET ON FILL IN THE BLANKS SET 5

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In the following questions,sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word.Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four as your answer.

Below is the PRACTICE SET ON FILL IN THE BLANKS

 
1. I _____ lunch one hour ago.
A.have had
B.had had
C.have
D.had

2. He thought that my car _____ for sale.
A.is
B.was
C.has been
D.will be

3. He tried to prevent me _______ doing my duty.
A.against
B.at
C.with
D.from

4. To the dismay of the student body; the class president was _____ berated by the principal at the school.
A.ignominiously
B.privately
C.magnanimously
D.fortuitously

5. I would apologize if I _____ you.
A.am
B.was
C.have been
D.were

6. I don’t think I can _____ with him any longer.
A.put on
B.put off
C.put up
D.put out

7. The ______ of many temples in South and Central India surpasses even that of the Taj Mahal.
A.mangnificence
B.look
C.appearence
D.goodness

8. C.V Raman was an ______ scientist.
A.eminent
B.imminent
C.itinerant
D.immanent

9. He never drinks and drives. He is too _____ to do something silly like that.
A.sensuous
B.sensitive
C.sensual
D.sensible

10. On account of an accident, the traffic on the G.T. Road was _______.
A.disturbed
B.disrupted
C.dislocated
D.distorted

11. ____ your instructions, we have closed your bank account.
A.In lieu of
B.With regard to
C.In accordance with
D.On account of

12. ______ she is clever, she often makes mistakes.
A.Despite
B.Since
C.Although
D.Yet

13. Do you prefer ______ or traditional art forms?
A.archaic
B.contemporary
C.foreign
D.simultaneous

14. The farmers ______ their farms, if they had known that a thunderstorm was appraoching.
A.will leave
B.would leave
C.will have left
D.would have left

15. The Paralympics is a competition for the ______.
A.disadvantaged
B.discouraged
C.disabled
D.despised

16. The company let me ______ time off work.
A.take
B.taking
C.to take
D.took

17. I assume ______ with me.
A.every one agreeing
B.that every one agrees
C.every one to agree
D.that every one to agree

18. _____ rain forests is very important,if we do not want the flora and fauna there to become extinct.
A.Reserving
B.Destroying
C.Preserving
D.Maintaining

19. If I had helped him, he __________.
A.will not be drowned
B.would not be drowned
C.will not have drowned
D.would not have drowned

20. When will you hand _____ your assignment?
A.in
B.down
C.back
D.into