Exercise 1

Instructions to Solve
In each question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

Question 16 :

When it began to rain suddenly on the first of January
P : to celebrate the new year
Q : we ran for shelter
R : to the neighbouring house
S : where many people had gathered
The Proper sequence should be:


A). QRPS
B). PSQR
C). PRSQ
D). QRSP
Answer : Option D

Question 17 :

He told us that
P : and enjoyed it immensely
Q : in a prose translation
R : he had read Milton
S : which he had borrowed from his teacher
The Proper sequence should be:


A). RSQP
B). QRPS
C). RQSP
D). RQPS
Answer : Option C

Question 18 :

He knew that
P : and then to save himself
Q : was to save all the lives
R : entrusted to his care
S : the duty of a captain
The Proper sequence should be:


A). PQRS
B). SQRP
C). SPRQ
D). QSRP
Answer : Option B

Question 19 :

It is not, therefore
P : that I pay a tribute
Q : to conductors as a class
R : with any feeling of unfriendliness
S : to a particular member of that class
The Proper sequence should be:


A). PQRS
B). RQPS
C). RSPQ
D). PSRQ
Answer : Option C

Question 20 :

Of many artists
P : those who impressed me the most
Q : I was a child
R : but those with unique personalities off stage
S : were not always the successful ones
The Proper sequence should be:


A). SRQP
B). QRSP
C). RSPQ
D). QPSR
Answer : Option D