Exercise 1

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 16 :

The paths of glory lead ...... to the grave.

A). straight
B). but
C). in
D). directly
Answer : Option B

Question 17 :

The telephone ...... several times before I answered it.

A). was ringing
B). has rung
C). had rung
D). would ring
Answer : Option C

Question 18 :

He passed the examination in the first class because he ......

A). was hard working for it
B). worked hardly for it
C). had worked hard for it
D). was working hard for it
Answer : Option C

Question 19 :

Jawaharlal spent his childhood ...... Anand Bhawan.

A). at
B). in
C). on
D). across
Answer : Option A

Question 20 :

If negotiations are to prove fruitful, there must not only be sincerity on each side, but there must also be ...... in the sincerity of the other side.

A). faith
B). belief
C). substance
D). certainty
Answer : Option A