Exercise 1

Instructions to Solve
In each question, an incomplete statement (Stem) followed by fillers is given. Pick out the best one which can complete incomplete stem correctly and meaningfully.

Question 11 :

" You are thinking very highly about Ravi but he is not so" means ......

A). Ravi is as good as you think about him
B). You have a good opinion about Ravi but he is not as good as you think
C). Your view about Ravi is philosophical, keep it up
D). Ravi is much better, than what you think of him
E). You have a good opinion about Ravi but he does not have a good opinion about you
Answer : Option B

Question 12 :

"Anand stuck up a friendship with Mahesh in just 2 days" means ......

A). Anand friendship with Mahesh came to an end recently
B). Anand found out the other friends of Mahesh
C). Anand fixed a deal with Mahesh in 2 days
D). Anand's friendship with Mahesh lasted for 2 years
E). Anand became a friend of Mahesh in less than 2 days
Answer : Option E

Question 13 :

Although, he is reputed for making very candid statements ......

A). his today speech was not fairly audible
B). his promises had always been realistic
C). his speech was very interesting
D). people follow whatever he instructs to them
E). his today's statements were very ambiguous
Answer : Option E

Question 14 :

The manager would like you to help Dhiraj, means ......

A). the manager would like you if you help Dhiraj
B). the manager desires you to help Dhiraj
C). the manager likes you because you help Dhiraj
D). Dhiraj expects the manager to tell you to help him
E). it will be a help to the manager if you like Dhiraj
Answer : Option B

Question 15 :

Owing to the acute power shortage, the people of our locality have decided to ......

A). dispense with other non-conventional energy sources
B). resort to abundant use of electricity for illumination
C). off-switch the electrical appliance while not in use
D). explore other avenues for utilising the excess power
E). resort to use of electricity only when it is inevitable
Answer : Option E