English Quiz for Bank Exams 2015 - Set 11 - Vocabulary

Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a set of English Quiz for Bank and Insurance Exams 2015. These are basically given to test your vocabulary.

Directions—(Q. 1–5) The following questions consist of a single sentence with one blank only. You are given six words as answer choices and from the six choices you have to pick up two correct answers, either of which will make the sentence meaningfully complete.

1. The ability of a woman to do well does not _______ on whether it is a man’s world or not, because everyone has his/her own opportunities.
(a) trust
(b) depend
(c) reckon
(d) live
(e) rest
(f) believe
(A) (d) and (e) (B) (b) and (c)
(C) (a) and (f) (D) (b) and (e)
(E) (c) and (d)

2. Drugs worth 3 lakhs were _______ from the apartment by the police.
(a) manufactured (b) ruptured
(c) seized (d) confiscated
(e) bought
(f) compared
(A) (a) and (d) (B) (b) and (c)
(C) (c) and (e) (D) (e) and (f)
(E) (c) and (d)

3. An organisation _______ to the mission of road safety has prepared an action plan for reducing accidents and related injuries and fatalities.
(a) specified (b) inaugurated
(c) committed (d) kicked off
(e) succumbed (f) dedicated
(A) (c) and (f)
(B) (a) and (e)
(C) (c) and (e)
(D) (d) and (f)
(E) (a) and (c)

4. A man reportedly _______ two passports with the same photograph, but under different names was arrested by the commissioner’s Task Force.
(a) possessing (b) examining
(c) surrendering (d) mastering
(e) holding
(f) fixating
(A) (b) and (c) (B) (c) and (f)
(C) (a) and (e) (D) (a) and (d)
(E) (d) and (e)

5. The Hollywood star and the Bollywood heroine are being _______ as the next big on screen couple.
(a) labeled (b) explained
(c) worshiped (d) touted
(e) exclaimed (f) shouted
(A) (b) and (d) (B) (a) and (c)
(C) (b) and (f) (D) (a) and (d)
(E) (c) and (d)

Directions—(Q. 6–10) Below is given a single word with options to its meaning in different contexts. You have to select all those options which are synonyms of the word when the context is changed. Select the correct alternative from (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) which represents all those synonyms.

(a) cover (b) hide
(c) conceal (d) disguise
(A) Only (a)
(B) Both (b) and (d)
(C) Only (b), (c) and (d)
(D) Only (a), (b) and (c)
(E) All (a), (b), (c) and (d)

(a) present
(b) common
(c) indiscriminate
(d) uniform
(A) Only (d)
(B) Both (b) and (d)
(C) Both (a) and (c)
(D) Only (b), (c) and (d)
(E) All (a), (b), (c) and (d)

(a) expedite
(b) to move faster
(c) controlled
(d) toil
(A) Only (d)
(B) Both (a) and (c)
(C) Only (b), (c) and (d)
(D) Only (a), (c) and (d)
(E) All (a), (b), (c) and (d)

(a) imply
(b) understand
(c) average
(d) characterized by malice
(A) Only (c)
(B) Both (a) and (d)
(C) Only (a), (c) and (d)
(D) Only (a), (b) and (d)
(E) All (a), (b), (c) and (d)

(a) exclusively
(b) morose
(c) solitary
(d) human being
(A) Only (a)
(B) Both (a) and (c)
(C) Both (b) and (c)
(D) Only (a), (c) and (d)
(E) All (a), (b), (c) and (d)


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