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DIRECTIONS (Qs. 1-5): In the following Five Questions, sentences given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by blackening the appropriate circle [ ] in the Answer Sheet.
1. You must ______ your career with all seriousness.
(a) follow (b) complete
(c) direct (d) pursue
2. Making pies and cakes _____ Mrs. Reddy's speciality.
(a) are (b) were
(c) is (d) has
3. The deserted garden was infested ________ weeds.
(a) for (b) into
(c) on (d) with
4. He went there _______ .
(a) walking on foot (b) by foot
(c) with foot (d) on foot
5. After your long illness I am happy to see you.
(a) up and about (b) by and by
(c) up and down (d) up and round
DIRECTIONS (Qs. 6-8): In the following Three Questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
(a) Solemn (b) Loyal
(c) Dedicated (d) Pious
(a) Favour (b) Whim
(c) Prejudice (d) Preference
(a) Dummy (b) Imagery
(c) Reflection (d) Organ
DIRECTIONS (Qs. 9-11): In the following three Questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the answer sheet.
(a) Steady (b) Obese
(c) Young (d) Healthy
(a) Fanciful (b) Real
(c) Ideal (d) Wrong
(a) Joyous (b) Thankful
(c) Unprejudiced (d) Prominent
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