# IBPS Clerk :: English Language :: Test 32

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1 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error if any will be in one part of the sentence, the number of that part will be the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5) ie 'No error'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
Grammar information enables 1)/ students to map a 2)/ structure of a foreign 3)/ language onto their own. 4)/ No error 5)
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2
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2 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error if any will be in one part of the sentence, the number of that part will be the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5) ie 'No error'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
Their wedding 1)/ turned out to be 2)/ quite 3)/ an occasion. 4)/ No error 5)
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3 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error if any will be in one part of the sentence, the number of that part will be the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5) ie 'No error'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
I may be stated 1)/ the obvious but 2)/ without moremoney the 3)/ project cannot survive. 4)/ No error 5)
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4 . Rearrange the following six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) The storm-given the name Hercules-closed major roads with snowdrifts.

(B) A fierce winter storm brought dangerous glacial temperature in New York on Friday.

(C) Weather experts said the wind chill temperature would plummet to -25° in New York.

(D) With more than 24 inches of snow falling in the city, a state of emergency was declared.

(E) More than 4000 international and domestic flights were also cancelled.

(F) Indeed storms are disastrous.
Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after the rearrangement?
E
B
D
C
F
5 . Rearrange the following six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) The storm-given the name Hercules-closed major roads with snowdrifts.

(B) A fierce winter storm brought dangerous glacial temperature in New York on Friday.

(C) Weather experts said the wind chill temperature would plummet to -25° in New York.

(D) With more than 24 inches of snow falling in the city, a state of emergency was declared.

(E) More than 4000 international and domestic flights were also cancelled.

(F) Indeed storms are disastrous.
Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after the rearrangement?
D
F
B
E
C
6 . Rearrange the following six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) The storm-given the name Hercules-closed major roads with snowdrifts.

(B) A fierce winter storm brought dangerous glacial temperature in New York on Friday.

(C) Weather experts said the wind chill temperature would plummet to -25° in New York.

(D) With more than 24 inches of snow falling in the city, a state of emergency was declared.

(E) More than 4000 international and domestic flights were also cancelled.

(F) Indeed storms are disastrous.
Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after the rearrangement?
E
D
B
C
F
7 . Rearrange the following six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) The storm-given the name Hercules-closed major roads with snowdrifts.

(B) A fierce winter storm brought dangerous glacial temperature in New York on Friday.

(C) Weather experts said the wind chill temperature would plummet to -25° in New York.

(D) With more than 24 inches of snow falling in the city, a state of emergency was declared.

(E) More than 4000 international and domestic flights were also cancelled.

(F) Indeed storms are disastrous.
Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after the rearrangement?
A
D
F
E
C
8 . Rearrange the following six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) The storm-given the name Hercules-closed major roads with snowdrifts.

(B) A fierce winter storm brought dangerous glacial temperature in New York on Friday.

(C) Weather experts said the wind chill temperature would plummet to -25° in New York.

(D) With more than 24 inches of snow falling in the city, a state of emergency was declared.

(E) More than 4000 international and domestic flights were also cancelled.

(F) Indeed storms are disastrous.
Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after the rearrangement?
A
D
F
B
C
9 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words have been printed in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

Internet banking is the term used for new age banking system. Internet banking is also called as online banking and it is an outgrowth of PC banking. Internet banking uses the internet as the delivery channel by which to conduct banking activity, for example, transferring funds, paying bills, viewing checking and savings account balances, paying mortgages and purchasing financial instruments and certificates of deposits. Internet banking is a result of explored possibility to use internet application in one of the various domains of commerce. It is difficult to infer whether the internet tool has been applied for convenience of bankers or for the customers' convenience. But ultimately it contributes in increasing the efficiency of the banking operation as well providing more convenience to customers. Without even interacting with the bankers, customers $transact$ from one corner of the country to another corner.

There are many advantages of online Banking. It is convenient, it isn't bound by operational timings, there are no geographical barriers and the services can be offered at a $minuscule$ cost. Electronic banking has experienced explosive growth and has transformed traditional practices in banking.

Private Banks in India were the first to implement internet banking services in the banking industry. Private Banks, due to late entry into the industry, understood that the establishing network in remote corners of the country is a very difficult task. It was clear to them that the only way to stay connected to the customers at any place and at any time is through internet applications. They took the internet applications as a weapon of competitive advantage to corner the great $monoliths$ like State Bank of India, Indian Bank etc. Private Banks are pioneer in India to explore the $versatility$ of internet applications in delivering services to customers.

Several studies have attempted to assess the relative importance of B2B and B2C business domains. There is wide difference in estimates of volume of business transacted overInternet and its components under B2C and B2B. However, most studies agree that volume of transactions in B2B domain far exceeds that in B2C. This is expected result. There is also a growing opinion that the future of e-business lies in B2B domain, as compared to B2C. This has several reasons, like low penetration of PCs to households, low bandwidth availability etc in a large part of the world. The success of B2C ventures depends to a large extent on the shopping habits of people in different parts of the world. A survey sponsored jointly by Confederation of Indian Industries and Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services on ecommerce in India in 2010 the following observations. 62% of PC owners and 75% of PC non-owners but who have access to Internet would not buy through the net, as they were not sure of the product offered. The same study estimated the size of B2B business in India by the year 2011 to be varying between Rs 1250 billion to Rs 1500 billion. In a recent study done by Arthur Anderson, it has been estimated that 84% of total ebusiness revenue is generated from B2B segment and the growth prospects in this segment are $substantial$. It has estimated the revenues to be anywhere between US $8.1 trillion to over US$ 21 trillion within the next three years (2014).
Which bank(s) is/are pioneer in India to explore the versatility of internet banking in serving customers?
State Bank of India
Indian Bank
Public Sector Bank
Private Banks
oen of these
10 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words have been printed in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

Internet banking is the term used for new age banking system. Internet banking is also called as online banking and it is an outgrowth of PC banking. Internet banking uses the internet as the delivery channel by which to conduct banking activity, for example, transferring funds, paying bills, viewing checking and savings account balances, paying mortgages and purchasing financial instruments and certificates of deposits. Internet banking is a result of explored possibility to use internet application in one of the various domains of commerce. It is difficult to infer whether the internet tool has been applied for convenience of bankers or for the customers' convenience. But ultimately it contributes in increasing the efficiency of the banking operation as well providing more convenience to customers. Without even interacting with the bankers, customers $transact$ from one corner of the country to another corner.

There are many advantages of online Banking. It is convenient, it isn't bound by operational timings, there are no geographical barriers and the services can be offered at a $minuscule$ cost. Electronic banking has experienced explosive growth and has transformed traditional practices in banking.

Private Banks in India were the first to implement internet banking services in the banking industry. Private Banks, due to late entry into the industry, understood that the establishing network in remote corners of the country is a very difficult task. It was clear to them that the only way to stay connected to the customers at any place and at any time is through internet applications. They took the internet applications as a weapon of competitive advantage to corner the great $monoliths$ like State Bank of India, Indian Bank etc. Private Banks are pioneer in India to explore the $versatility$ of internet applications in delivering services to customers.

Several studies have attempted to assess the relative importance of B2B and B2C business domains. There is wide difference in estimates of volume of business transacted overInternet and its components under B2C and B2B. However, most studies agree that volume of transactions in B2B domain far exceeds that in B2C. This is expected result. There is also a growing opinion that the future of e-business lies in B2B domain, as compared to B2C. This has several reasons, like low penetration of PCs to households, low bandwidth availability etc in a large part of the world. The success of B2C ventures depends to a large extent on the shopping habits of people in different parts of the world. A survey sponsored jointly by Confederation of Indian Industries and Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services on ecommerce in India in 2010 the following observations. 62% of PC owners and 75% of PC non-owners but who have access to Internet would not buy through the net, as they were not sure of the product offered. The same study estimated the size of B2B business in India by the year 2011 to be varying between Rs 1250 billion to Rs 1500 billion. In a recent study done by Arthur Anderson, it has been estimated that 84% of total ebusiness revenue is generated from B2B segment and the growth prospects in this segment are $substantial$. It has estimated the revenues to be anywhere between US $8.1 trillion to over US$ 21 trillion within the next three years (2014).
Which of the following is not an advantage of online banking?
It is convenient
It is bound by operational timings
It is bound by operational timings
There is no geographical barrier
None of these