Exercise 2

Instructions to Solve
Pick out the most effective word(s) from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.

Question 6 :

Many areas of the city were ...... into darkness for several hours.

A). spread
B). plunged
C). merged
D). deep
Answer : Option B

Question 7 :

Find the ...... that accompany these cartoons.

A). topics
B). titles
C). captions
D). headings
Answer : Option C

Question 8 :

I don't really know how to ...... the problem.

A). tackle
B). cope
C). draw
D). erase
Answer : Option A

Question 9 :

The English schemed to continue their rule in India by playing off one community ...... the other.

A). before
B). upon
C). against
D). with
Answer : Option C

Question 10 :

The passengers were afraid, but the captain ...... them that there was no danger.

A). promised
B). assured
C). advised
D). counselled
Answer : Option B