# Bank Exams :: English Language :: Parajumbles

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1 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. It will take extraordinary political commitment and liberal public funding during the 11th Plan for affordable housing to become a credible goal.
B. The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy of the United Progressive Alliance Government seeks to make access to housing, long acknowledged as a fundamental right, a reality for all.
C. The task is staggering even if we go by conservative estimates.
D. The housing shortage to be met during the Plan is 26.53 million units, which include the backlog from the 10th Plan.
E. If the existing stock of poor quality dwellings and the growing urbanization-driven demand are taken into account, the real deficit will be even higher.
Which of the following should be the $FIRST$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
2 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. It will take extraordinary political commitment and liberal public funding during the 11th Plan for affordable housing to become a credible goal.
B. The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy of the United Progressive Alliance Government seeks to make access to housing, long acknowledged as a fundamental right, a reality for all.
C. The task is staggering even if we go by conservative estimates.
D. The housing shortage to be met during the Plan is 26.53 million units, which include the backlog from the 10th Plan.
E. If the existing stock of poor quality dwellings and the growing urbanization-driven demand are taken into account, the real deficit will be even higher.
Which of the following should be the $SECOND$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
3 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. It will take extraordinary political commitment and liberal public funding during the 11th Plan for affordable housing to become a credible goal.
B. The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy of the United Progressive Alliance Government seeks to make access to housing, long acknowledged as a fundamental right, a reality for all.
C. The task is staggering even if we go by conservative estimates.
D. The housing shortage to be met during the Plan is 26.53 million units, which include the backlog from the 10th Plan.
E. If the existing stock of poor quality dwellings and the growing urbanization-driven demand are taken into account, the real deficit will be even higher.
Which of the following should be the $THIRD$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
4 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. It will take extraordinary political commitment and liberal public funding during the 11th Plan for affordable housing to become a credible goal.
B. The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy of the United Progressive Alliance Government seeks to make access to housing, long acknowledged as a fundamental right, a reality for all.
C. The task is staggering even if we go by conservative estimates.
D. The housing shortage to be met during the Plan is 26.53 million units, which include the backlog from the 10th Plan.
E. If the existing stock of poor quality dwellings and the growing urbanization-driven demand are taken into account, the real deficit will be even higher.
Which of the following should be the $FOURTH$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
5 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. It will take extraordinary political commitment and liberal public funding during the 11th Plan for affordable housing to become a credible goal.
B. The National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy of the United Progressive Alliance Government seeks to make access to housing, long acknowledged as a fundamental right, a reality for all.
C. The task is staggering even if we go by conservative estimates.
D. The housing shortage to be met during the Plan is 26.53 million units, which include the backlog from the 10th Plan.
E. If the existing stock of poor quality dwellings and the growing urbanization-driven demand are taken into account, the real deficit will be even higher.
Which of the following should be the FIFTH (LAST) sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
6 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) and in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The upsurge of public activism against the setting up of Special Economic Zones, which eventually forced the State Government to announce the scrapping of all 15 such projects, is an impressive case in point.
B. Early last year, a similar agitation coerced the government into calling for a revision of the Goa Regional Plan 2011, a controversial document that opened up large swathes of land, including green belts and coastal stretches, for construction.
C. The broad-based agitation against SEZs has demonstrated the power of popular protest in the State.
D. Those opposed to the projects had questioned the propriety of the government acquiring large tracts of land and then selling them to promoters at low prices.
E. A coastal State with an area of 3,700 square kilometers and a population of about 1.4 million, Goa has always been extremely sensitive to the impact of unrestrained economic development.
Which of the following should be the $FIRST$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
7 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) and in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The upsurge of public activism against the setting up of Special Economic Zones, which eventually forced the State Government to announce the scrapping of all 15 such projects, is an impressive case in point.
B. Early last year, a similar agitation coerced the government into calling for a revision of the Goa Regional Plan 2011, a controversial document that opened up large swathes of land, including green belts and coastal stretches, for construction.
C. The broad-based agitation against SEZs has demonstrated the power of popular protest in the State.
D. Those opposed to the projects had questioned the propriety of the government acquiring large tracts of land and then selling them to promoters at low prices.
E. A coastal State with an area of 3,700 square kilometers and a population of about 1.4 million, Goa has always been extremely sensitive to the impact of unrestrained economic development.
Which of the following should be the $SECOND$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
8 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) and in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The upsurge of public activism against the setting up of Special Economic Zones, which eventually forced the State Government to announce the scrapping of all 15 such projects, is an impressive case in point.
B. Early last year, a similar agitation coerced the government into calling for a revision of the Goa Regional Plan 2011, a controversial document that opened up large swathes of land, including green belts and coastal stretches, for construction.
C. The broad-based agitation against SEZs has demonstrated the power of popular protest in the State.
D. Those opposed to the projects had questioned the propriety of the government acquiring large tracts of land and then selling them to promoters at low prices.
E. A coastal State with an area of 3,700 square kilometers and a population of about 1.4 million, Goa has always been extremely sensitive to the impact of unrestrained economic development.
Which of the following should be the $THIRD$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
9 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) and in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The upsurge of public activism against the setting up of Special Economic Zones, which eventually forced the State Government to announce the scrapping of all 15 such projects, is an impressive case in point.
B. Early last year, a similar agitation coerced the government into calling for a revision of the Goa Regional Plan 2011, a controversial document that opened up large swathes of land, including green belts and coastal stretches, for construction.
C. The broad-based agitation against SEZs has demonstrated the power of popular protest in the State.
D. Those opposed to the projects had questioned the propriety of the government acquiring large tracts of land and then selling them to promoters at low prices.
E. A coastal State with an area of 3,700 square kilometers and a population of about 1.4 million, Goa has always been extremely sensitive to the impact of unrestrained economic development.
Which of the following should be the $FOURTH$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
10 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) and in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The upsurge of public activism against the setting up of Special Economic Zones, which eventually forced the State Government to announce the scrapping of all 15 such projects, is an impressive case in point.
B. Early last year, a similar agitation coerced the government into calling for a revision of the Goa Regional Plan 2011, a controversial document that opened up large swathes of land, including green belts and coastal stretches, for construction.
C. The broad-based agitation against SEZs has demonstrated the power of popular protest in the State.
D. Those opposed to the projects had questioned the propriety of the government acquiring large tracts of land and then selling them to promoters at low prices.
E. A coastal State with an area of 3,700 square kilometers and a population of about 1.4 million, Goa has always been extremely sensitive to the impact of unrestrained economic development.
Which of the following should be the FIFTH (LAST) sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
11 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The British government plans to insist that spouses should have to learn English before they are allowed into Britain to join their husbands or wives have run into a barrage of opposition and warnings that the idea could breach human rights laws.
B. The responses to an official consultation on the proposal published on Thursday was more than two to one against the proposal, with many warning it could break up marriages because many cannot afford or access English lessons.
C. Immigration lawyers have told ministers that spouses and fiances should not be barred from joining a partner in the U.K. for language reasons and that the plan could breach the human rights convention's guarantees to the right to marry and have a family life.
D. The anonymised responses were 68 to 31 against the preentry english test for spouses.
E. Other immigration organizations said the measure would discriminate against those from rural areas in South Asia, where the opportunities to learn English are limited.
Which of the following should be the $FIRST$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
12 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The British government plans to insist that spouses should have to learn English before they are allowed into Britain to join their husbands or wives have run into a barrage of opposition and warnings that the idea could breach human rights laws.
B. The responses to an official consultation on the proposal published on Thursday was more than two to one against the proposal, with many warning it could break up marriages because many cannot afford or access English lessons.
C. Immigration lawyers have told ministers that spouses and fiances should not be barred from joining a partner in the U.K. for language reasons and that the plan could breach the human rights convention's guarantees to the right to marry and have a family life.
D. The anonymised responses were 68 to 31 against the preentry english test for spouses.
E. Other immigration organizations said the measure would discriminate against those from rural areas in South Asia, where the opportunities to learn English are limited.
Which of the following should be the $SECOND$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
13 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The British government plans to insist that spouses should have to learn English before they are allowed into Britain to join their husbands or wives have run into a barrage of opposition and warnings that the idea could breach human rights laws.
B. The responses to an official consultation on the proposal published on Thursday was more than two to one against the proposal, with many warning it could break up marriages because many cannot afford or access English lessons.
C. Immigration lawyers have told ministers that spouses and fiances should not be barred from joining a partner in the U.K. for language reasons and that the plan could breach the human rights convention's guarantees to the right to marry and have a family life.
D. The anonymised responses were 68 to 31 against the preentry english test for spouses.
E. Other immigration organizations said the measure would discriminate against those from rural areas in South Asia, where the opportunities to learn English are limited.
Which of the following should be the $THIRD$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
14 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The British government plans to insist that spouses should have to learn English before they are allowed into Britain to join their husbands or wives have run into a barrage of opposition and warnings that the idea could breach human rights laws.
B. The responses to an official consultation on the proposal published on Thursday was more than two to one against the proposal, with many warning it could break up marriages because many cannot afford or access English lessons.
C. Immigration lawyers have told ministers that spouses and fiances should not be barred from joining a partner in the U.K. for language reasons and that the plan could breach the human rights convention's guarantees to the right to marry and have a family life.
D. The anonymised responses were 68 to 31 against the preentry english test for spouses.
E. Other immigration organizations said the measure would discriminate against those from rural areas in South Asia, where the opportunities to learn English are limited.
Which of the following should be the $FOURTH$ sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
15 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

A. The British government plans to insist that spouses should have to learn English before they are allowed into Britain to join their husbands or wives have run into a barrage of opposition and warnings that the idea could breach human rights laws.
B. The responses to an official consultation on the proposal published on Thursday was more than two to one against the proposal, with many warning it could break up marriages because many cannot afford or access English lessons.
C. Immigration lawyers have told ministers that spouses and fiances should not be barred from joining a partner in the U.K. for language reasons and that the plan could breach the human rights convention's guarantees to the right to marry and have a family life.
D. The anonymised responses were 68 to 31 against the preentry english test for spouses.
E. Other immigration organizations said the measure would discriminate against those from rural areas in South Asia, where the opportunities to learn English are limited.
Which of the following should be the FIFTH (LAST) sentence?
A
B
C
D
E
16 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) He immediately acknowledged Mohan's good work and invited him to his home for dinner.
(B) One day a wealthy merchant sent his son's bicycle to the shop for repair.
(C) The next day the merchant came to claim the bicycle and noticed that it was shiny.
(D) After repairing the bicycle, Mohan cleaned it up and made it look new.
(E) Once upon a time, there was a boy named Mohan who worked as an apprentice in a bicycle shop.
(F) Other apprentices in the shop laughed at Mohan for doing unnecessary work.
Which of the following should be the $SECOND$ sentence after rearrangement?
A
B
C
D
F
17 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) He immediately acknowledged Mohan's good work and invited him to his home for dinner.
(B) One day a wealthy merchant sent his son's bicycle to the shop for repair.
(C) The next day the merchant came to claim the bicycle and noticed that it was shiny.
(D) After repairing the bicycle, Mohan cleaned it up and made it look new.
(E) Once upon a time, there was a boy named Mohan who worked as an apprentice in a bicycle shop.
(F) Other apprentices in the shop laughed at Mohan for doing unnecessary work.
Which of the following should be the $THIRD$ sentence after rearrangement?
A
B
C
D
E
18 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) He immediately acknowledged Mohan's good work and invited him to his home for dinner.
(B) One day a wealthy merchant sent his son's bicycle to the shop for repair.
(C) The next day the merchant came to claim the bicycle and noticed that it was shiny.
(D) After repairing the bicycle, Mohan cleaned it up and made it look new.
(E) Once upon a time, there was a boy named Mohan who worked as an apprentice in a bicycle shop.
(F) Other apprentices in the shop laughed at Mohan for doing unnecessary work.
Which of the followoing should be the $FIRST$ sentence after rearrangement ?
A
B
C
D
E
19 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) He immediately acknowledged Mohan's good work and invited him to his home for dinner.
(B) One day a wealthy merchant sent his son's bicycle to the shop for repair.
(C) The next day the merchant came to claim the bicycle and noticed that it was shiny.
(D) After repairing the bicycle, Mohan cleaned it up and made it look new.
(E) Once upon a time, there was a boy named Mohan who worked as an apprentice in a bicycle shop.
(F) Other apprentices in the shop laughed at Mohan for doing unnecessary work.
Which of the following should be the LAST (SIXTH) sentence after rearrangement?
A
B
D
E
F
20 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) He immediately acknowledged Mohan's good work and invited him to his home for dinner.
(B) One day a wealthy merchant sent his son's bicycle to the shop for repair.
(C) The next day the merchant came to claim the bicycle and noticed that it was shiny.
(D) After repairing the bicycle, Mohan cleaned it up and made it look new.
(E) Once upon a time, there was a boy named Mohan who worked as an apprentice in a bicycle shop.
(F) Other apprentices in the shop laughed at Mohan for doing unnecessary work.
Which of the following should be the $FOURTH$ sentence after rearrangement?
B
C
D
E
F
21 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) At first he got scared, but then he thought, 'I have never worshipped her; that is why I am not able to get anything from my land.'
(B) One day unable to tolerate the summer heat, he went to rest under a big banyan tree.
(C) He rushed to his village and placed his humble offering of milk in a bowl before the snake.
(D) Vishnu Raman was a poor Brahmin and a farmer by profession.
(E) The next day when he returned, he was rewarded with a gold coin in the bowl he left behind.
(F) Just as he was preparing to lie down he saw a huge cobra swaying with his hood open.
Which of the following should be the $SECOND$ sentence after rearrangement?
B
C
E
D
F
22 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) At first he got scared, but then he thought, 'I have never worshipped her; that is why I am not able to get anything from my land.'
(B) One day unable to tolerate the summer heat, he went to rest under a big banyan tree.
(C) He rushed to his village and placed his humble offering of milk in a bowl before the snake.
(D) Vishnu Raman was a poor Brahmin and a farmer by profession.
(E) The next day when he returned, he was rewarded with a gold coin in the bowl he left behind.
(F) Just as he was preparing to lie down he saw a huge cobra swaying with his hood open.
Which of the following should be the $FIRST$ sentence after rearrangement?
A
D
F
C
E
23 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) At first he got scared, but then he thought, 'I have never worshipped her; that is why I am not able to get anything from my land.'
(B) One day unable to tolerate the summer heat, he went to rest under a big banyan tree.
(C) He rushed to his village and placed his humble offering of milk in a bowl before the snake.
(D) Vishnu Raman was a poor Brahmin and a farmer by profession.
(E) The next day when he returned, he was rewarded with a gold coin in the bowl he left behind.
(F) Just as he was preparing to lie down he saw a huge cobra swaying with his hood open.
Which of the following should be the $FIFTH$ sentence after rearrangement?
F
D
C
B
E
24 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) At first he got scared, but then he thought, 'I have never worshipped her; that is why I am not able to get anything from my land.'
(B) One day unable to tolerate the summer heat, he went to rest under a big banyan tree.
(C) He rushed to his village and placed his humble offering of milk in a bowl before the snake.
(D) Vishnu Raman was a poor Brahmin and a farmer by profession.
(E) The next day when he returned, he was rewarded with a gold coin in the bowl he left behind.
(F) Just as he was preparing to lie down he saw a huge cobra swaying with his hood open.
Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after rearrangement?
D
B
C
E
F
25 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to from a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) At first he got scared, but then he thought, 'I have never worshipped her; that is why I am not able to get anything from my land.'
(B) One day unable to tolerate the summer heat, he went to rest under a big banyan tree.
(C) He rushed to his village and placed his humble offering of milk in a bowl before the snake.
(D) Vishnu Raman was a poor Brahmin and a farmer by profession.
(E) The next day when he returned, he was rewarded with a gold coin in the bowl he left behind.
(F) Just as he was preparing to lie down he saw a huge cobra swaying with his hood open.
Which of the following should be the $FOURTH$ sentence after rearrangement?
E
F
B
A
D