# IBPS PO :: English Language :: Test 127

## Home IBPS PO / English Language Test 127 Questions and Answers

1 . In the following questions, a sentence/part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold sentence/part of the sentence at (1), (2) (3) and (4) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (5).
The larger question is whether the bill was not necessarily at all.
was not necessary at all
was not necessary for all
was not necessarily for all
is not necessary for all
No Correction required
2 . In the following questions, a sentence/part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold sentence/part of the sentence at (1), (2) (3) and (4) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (5).
India is a hub of social entrepreneurship activity and a testing ground in salable , innovation and inclusive business model.
in salable, inovative and inclusive business model
for salable, innovative and inclusive business model
for sale, innovation and inclusive business model
for sale, innovative and inclusion business model
No Correction required
3 . In the following questions, a sentence/part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold sentence/part of the sentence at (1), (2) (3) and (4) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (5).
The government began to liberalise the economy exposing local business to market forces for the first time.
local business for marketing forces
local business to marketing forces for the first time
locality business to market forces of the first time
local business to market forces in first time
No Correction required
4 . In the following questions, a sentence/part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold sentence/part of the sentence at (1), (2) (3) and (4) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (5).
There may be special areas however, in which he is superiority often psychologically insight was one.
superior oftenly psychological insight is one
superior often psychological insight is one
superiority often psychological insight is one
superiority oftenly psychological insight is one
No Correction required
5 . In the following questions, a sentence/part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold sentence/part of the sentence at (1), (2) (3) and (4) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (5).
Biologists gain a visual cue that will help them understanding in detail that genes tell different cells about their duties.
that will help them understand in detail how genes
that helped them understand in detail how genes
that should help them understand in detail that genes
that will help them understood in detail how genes
No Correction required
6 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Inflation has $(1)$ in nations at early stages of development. Between 2003 and 2011, India was growing at an average of 8%. From 2008, inflation was close to 10%. When Korea took off in the 1970s, its figures were not very different .What is $(2)$ over the last year and a half is that growth has slumped to between 4.5 and 5%. And that is what is making the inflation more painful. On inflation, in fairness to government, let me point out that while people $(3)$ the government, the blame has to be shared by economics as a discipline .We know a couple of rules - control interest rates, check fiscal deficit - about controlling inflation, but we don't have a sure-fire method for controlling inflation .Most people believe that prices can be easily controlled by the government, $(4)$ in a country of 1.2 billion people there are millions of people who are setting prices .Yes, government can and ought to do more to check inflation. But even more importantly it should get growth back up to 8%. This is entirely possible to achieve within two years from now .Well, a large number of jobs will be created in the $(5)$ sector. It's not that every job will have to be created in the formal sector.Having said that, jobs is a big challenge and also a potential for progress.
$(1)$
occuring
occurred
caused
been causing
happen
7 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Inflation has $(1)$ in nations at early stages of development. Between 2003 and 2011, India was growing at an average of 8%. From 2008, inflation was close to 10%. When Korea took off in the 1970s, its figures were not very different .What is $(2)$ over the last year and a half is that growth has slumped to between 4.5 and 5%. And that is what is making the inflation more painful. On inflation, in fairness to government, let me point out that while people $(3)$ the government, the blame has to be shared by economics as a discipline .We know a couple of rules - control interest rates, check fiscal deficit - about controlling inflation, but we don't have a sure-fire method for controlling inflation .Most people believe that prices can be easily controlled by the government, $(4)$ in a country of 1.2 billion people there are millions of people who are setting prices .Yes, government can and ought to do more to check inflation. But even more importantly it should get growth back up to 8%. This is entirely possible to achieve within two years from now .Well, a large number of jobs will be created in the $(5)$ sector. It's not that every job will have to be created in the formal sector.Having said that, jobs is a big challenge and also a potential for progress.
$(2)$
worry
worried
worrying
satisfied
satisfying
8 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Inflation has $(1)$ in nations at early stages of development. Between 2003 and 2011, India was growing at an average of 8%. From 2008, inflation was close to 10%. When Korea took off in the 1970s, its figures were not very different .What is $(2)$ over the last year and a half is that growth has slumped to between 4.5 and 5%. And that is what is making the inflation more painful. On inflation, in fairness to government, let me point out that while people $(3)$ the government, the blame has to be shared by economics as a discipline .We know a couple of rules - control interest rates, check fiscal deficit - about controlling inflation, but we don't have a sure-fire method for controlling inflation .Most people believe that prices can be easily controlled by the government, $(4)$ in a country of 1.2 billion people there are millions of people who are setting prices .Yes, government can and ought to do more to check inflation. But even more importantly it should get growth back up to 8%. This is entirely possible to achieve within two years from now .Well, a large number of jobs will be created in the $(5)$ sector. It's not that every job will have to be created in the formal sector.Having said that, jobs is a big challenge and also a potential for progress.
$(3)$
blamed
blame
praised
satisfy
satisfied
9 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Inflation has $(1)$ in nations at early stages of development. Between 2003 and 2011, India was growing at an average of 8%. From 2008, inflation was close to 10%. When Korea took off in the 1970s, its figures were not very different .What is $(2)$ over the last year and a half is that growth has slumped to between 4.5 and 5%. And that is what is making the inflation more painful. On inflation, in fairness to government, let me point out that while people $(3)$ the government, the blame has to be shared by economics as a discipline .We know a couple of rules - control interest rates, check fiscal deficit - about controlling inflation, but we don't have a sure-fire method for controlling inflation .Most people believe that prices can be easily controlled by the government, $(4)$ in a country of 1.2 billion people there are millions of people who are setting prices .Yes, government can and ought to do more to check inflation. But even more importantly it should get growth back up to 8%. This is entirely possible to achieve within two years from now .Well, a large number of jobs will be created in the $(5)$ sector. It's not that every job will have to be created in the formal sector.Having said that, jobs is a big challenge and also a potential for progress.
$(4)$
that
but
if
for
as well as
10 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Inflation has $(1)$ in nations at early stages of development. Between 2003 and 2011, India was growing at an average of 8%. From 2008, inflation was close to 10%. When Korea took off in the 1970s, its figures were not very different .What is $(2)$ over the last year and a half is that growth has slumped to between 4.5 and 5%. And that is what is making the inflation more painful. On inflation, in fairness to government, let me point out that while people $(3)$ the government, the blame has to be shared by economics as a discipline .We know a couple of rules - control interest rates, check fiscal deficit - about controlling inflation, but we don't have a sure-fire method for controlling inflation .Most people believe that prices can be easily controlled by the government, $(4)$ in a country of 1.2 billion people there are millions of people who are setting prices .Yes, government can and ought to do more to check inflation. But even more importantly it should get growth back up to 8%. This is entirely possible to achieve within two years from now .Well, a large number of jobs will be created in the $(5)$ sector. It's not that every job will have to be created in the formal sector.Having said that, jobs is a big challenge and also a potential for progress.
$(5)$
informity
informal
informative
information
formation