# IBPS Clerk :: English Language :: Test 85

## Home IBPS Clerk / English Language Test 85 Questions and Answers

1 . Which phrase should replace the phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, then mark 'No correction required' as your answer
We asked her that how she got time to write all these books
that how did she got
that how she was getting
how did she get
how she got
No correction required
2 . Which phrase should replace the phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, then mark 'No correction required' as your answer
Studies in the past have shown that those who limit their activity span during the day in winters are more likely to suffer from depression.
more likely for
mostly likely to
most likely for
most likeliest for
No correction required
3 . Which phrase should replace the phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, then mark 'No correction required' as your answer
In some cases, factors like low salary, lack of growth prospects and lack of motivation compel all employee to look for a change
compel those employees
compelling all employees
compelling the employee
compel employees
No correction required
4 . Which phrase should replace the phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, then mark 'No correction required' as your answer
Living with compassion and contributing to others lives would helping us add happiness to our lives as well.
will helping us
will help us
would helped them
will helped us
No correction required
5 . Which phrase should replace the phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, then mark 'No correction required' as your answer
The easiest way for prevent stress caused by work or home pressures is to indulge in high levels of physical activity.
easily way to
easier ways for
easiest way to
easier way from
No correction required
6 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark that part with the error as your answer. If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation if any.)
A red and sore tongue/is an indicator from/lack of iron Vitamin-$B_{12}$/in the body.
a red and sore tongue
is an indicator from
lack of iron and vitamin ${B_12}$
in the body
No error
7 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark that part with the error as your answer. If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation if any.)
In the high-strung life/of over- crowded metros/there a constantly tug of war/over space and resources.
in the high-strung life
of over-crowded metros
there a constantly tug of war
over space and resources
No error
8 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark that part with the error as your answer. If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation if any.)
The foremost criterion of selection we adopted/were the number of years of training/a singer had received/under a particular guru
The foremost criterion of selection we adopted
were the number of years of training
under a particular guru
No error
9 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark that part with the error as your answer. If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation if any.)
Excess weight is the result of/unhealthy eating habits/which are inherent risk factors/responsible for many diseases.
excess weight is the result of
unhealthy eating habits
which are inherent risk factors
responsible for many diseases
No error
10 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark that part with the error as your answer. If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation if any.)
The therapeutic benefits/at helping others/have long been/ recognised by people
the therapeutic benefits
at helping others
have long been
recognised by people
No error