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Each sentence in the questions has two blanks, each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Below the sentence, five sets of words are given. Choose the set of words for each sentence that best fits into the meaning of the sentence as a whole.



Human memory is not ........... especially on ancienty happenings that smack of the ............

Options:
A.infallible, mythological
B.dependable, simple
C.confidant, fanciful          
D.reliable, inventive
E.noteworthy, fanciful
Answer: Option B

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Question 1.

Each sentence in the questions has two blanks, each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Below the sentence, five sets of words are given. Choose the set of words for each sentence that best fits into the meaning of the sentence as a whole.



To encourage colonial peoples in their aspirations to attain independence before it is ..... proved that a ......... state will evolve instead of anarchy is unforgivable.

Options:
  1.    unchanged, formidable
  2.    certainty, sympathetic
  3.    succinctly, redoubtable
  4.    incontrovertibly, viable
  5.    unequivocally, mobile
Answer: Option A
Question 2.

Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.



Usually the ascent of mountain face is much easier than the.........

Options:
  1.    fall
  2.    decent
  3.    descent
  4.    descend
  5.    fall
Answer: Option A
Question 3.

Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.



Because of the heavy rain, the match was...........

Options:
  1.    set aside
  2.    called off
  3.    fallen off
  4.    broken off
  5.    put off
Answer: Option A
Question 4.

Each sentence in the questions has two blanks, each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Below the sentence, five sets of words are given. Choose the set of words for each sentence that best fits into the meaning of the sentence as a whole.



Athletes have so perfected their techniques in track and field events that the ......... becomes ......... before record books can he published.

Options:
  1.    announcement, public
  2.    meet, official
  3.    time, authentic
  4.    fantastic, commonplace
  5.    result, universal
Answer: Option A
Question 5.

Each sentence in the questions has two blanks, each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Below the sentence, five sets of words are given. Choose the set of words for each sentence that best fits into the meaning of the sentence as a whole.



Like the ......... part of an iceberg, much of what is really interesting in the capital is not...... .

Options:
  1.    inner, known
  2.    submerged, visible
  3.    greater, dangerous
  4.    upper, viable
  5.    lower, penetrable
Answer: Option A
Question 6.

Each sentence in the questions has two blanks, each blank indicates that something has been omitted. Below the sentence, five sets of words are given. Choose the set of words for each sentence that best fits into the meaning of the sentence as a whole.



Hence the word sophistry has an unfavourable ......... and means arguing deceitfully, attempting to turn a poor case into a good one by means of clever but ........... reasoning.

Options:
  1.    denotation, ingenuous
  2.    meaning, ingenious
  3.    connotation, specious
  4.    significance, vague
  5.    impact, cogent
Answer: Option B