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Monday, 12 August 2019

English Language Quiz For SBI Clerk | 12- 08 - 19

Mahendra Guru
English Language Quiz For SBI Clerk | 12- 08 - 19
Dear Readers,

As SBI has released the much-awaited vacancies for the post of Junior Assistants (Clerk), we have launched subject-wise quizzes for the exam. It will include quizzes of all the subjects- Quantitative Aptitude, English, Reasoning and Computer. All these quizzes will be strictly based on the latest pattern of SBI Clerk exam and will be beneficial for your preparations. So, keep following the quizzes which will provide you a set of 10 questions daily.



Here, we are providing you important questions of English Language for SBI Clerk 2019 exam.


Q.1 In the following question four words are given of which two words are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. 

A. Mound     B. contempt     C. vitriol     D. resume

01. A and B

02. C and D

03. B and D

04. B and C

05. A and C

Q.2 In the following question four words are given of which two words are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. 

A. Deserve    B. cower   C. advantageous    D. pernicious

01. A and C

02. B and D

03. A and B

04. B and C

05. C and D

Q.3 In the following question four words are given of which two words are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. 

A. Luster    B. sheen    C. surpass    D. diligent

01. A and B

02. B and C

03. C and D

04. B and D

05. A and C

Q.4 In the following question four words are given of which two words are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. 

A. Perplex    B. woo    C. aid    D. affected


01. A and B

02. A and C

03. C and D

04. B and C

05. A and D

Q.5 In the following question four words are given of which two words are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. 

A. Fumigate     B. sanitize    C. realistic    D. attribute


01. A and B

02. B and D

03. A and C

04. B and C

05. A and D

Q.6 In the following question a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given to make the passage complete and coherent. 

Bhopal is leaving a huge carbon footprint on the environment due to its energy consumption pattern and continuous depletion of green cover.—————. And with the recent depletion in city’s green cover in the name of development, the city is not far from becoming an arid zone. 

01. However, in the current scenario where the city is struggling with the constant proliferation of residential colonies

02. The report also states that the commercial transport sector of the city contributes to more than 80% of the total CO2 emission.

03. There is a rapid increase in energy consumption by the urban population

04. The report provides certain proposals like adopting green technologies in all civic service provisions

05. Mass-cutting of trees in the name of development will eventually affect global environment

Q.7 In the following question a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given to make the passage complete and coherent. 

It’s scorching hot, summer is taking its toll and heat stroke is becoming common. With the unbearable heat affecting humans, pets too are put to inconvenience. City vet clinics are swarmed with many such cases and extreme weather has driven pet owners to take protective measures. 

01. Dogs also tend to shed hair and reduce their intake of food

02. Glucose powder mixed in cold water or buttermilk also helps in keeping them hydrated and energized

03. Birds’ feathers too tend to get greasy due to heat and so I have to bathe them regularly

04. Experts advise green leafy vegetables and fruits for rabbits

05. Pet shelters are being equipped with coolers, cushions, and hay sheets along with special food items for animals.

Q.8 In the following question a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given to make the passage complete and coherent. 

With constant temperature fluctuations and change in the city climate, doctors have warned of increase in viral infections.———, making it susceptible to infections and ailments. Cold, fever, and respiratory infections are the common ones during this weather. 

01. The elderly and those prone to allergies and bronchial infections are at greater risk during this type of weather.

02. If it is raining, the people go for oily and spicy food, resulting in lower immunity.

03. Self-medication is also something that people should avoid.

04. The human body finds it difficult to adjust to the wide gap between maximum and minimum temperatures

05. People should not ignore any kind of fever during this type of weather, as it may be a pre-cursor to something bigger

Q.9 In the following question a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given to make the passage complete and coherent. 

The city, renowned for its beauty, has residents who prefer bathing to enhance their beauty rather than the medical purpose of fighting against bacteria. ——this was inferred in a study conducted by the National Integrated Medical Association (NIMA) .600 people were selected for the survey. 

The survey found that city residents with 91% scored the highest under the category of bathing to enhance beauty rather than fighting germs. 

01. The respondents were a balanced mix of men and women, professionals and home makers.

02. The study was conducted in order to identify how bathing practices across the country are helping people stay safe from the outside environment.

03. Those who used anti-bacterial soaps fell ill less frequently in a month.

04. People carry with them heat, sweat and grime of the previous night throughout the ensuing day before taking a shower in the evening

05. This accounts for falling ill frequently despite bathing daily.

Q.10 In the following question a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given to make the passage complete and coherent. 

The world over, April 23 is celebrated as World Book Day. Interestingly, what has gained significance in the last few years is the virtual form of books or e-books. There is a rise in sale of e-books in India. With international players like Amazon, Kobo entering the market along with Indian players like Flipkart, it is set to grow even more. You can carry an entire library in a small device. ———e-books are great for such books that you want to read but not necessarily want to store in physical form. 

01. They need to play an important role in helping students bring gadgets that will contain in them a world of knowledge.

02. It is easy to read, convenient to buy at the click of a button.

03. He has been spending thousands of bucks on new books every month since college

04. e-books may not have reached every corner of India, simply because internet penetration is still isn’t at its peak.

05. They agree to the rising phenomena of e-books and has all their non-illustrated books in e-book format.

Answers :-

Q.1 (4)

Q.2 (5)

Q.3 (1)

Q.4 (2)

Q.5 (1)

Q.6 (3)

Q.7 (5)

Q.8 (4)

Q.9 (5)

Q.10 (2)



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