English Quiz for SBI Clerk Mains | 5th August English Quiz

English Quiz for SBI Clerk Mains

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Directions (1 -5): Given below are six sentences given in para jumbled form. Arrange the following sentences to form a coherent paragraph and answer the following questions.

(A)Moreover, if you have a grievance, you should approach the Insurance Ombudsman of your jurisdiction, depending on your place of residence.

(B) When you have a problem with your insurance company, the Insurance Ombudsman is such an uncle.

(C) The advantage is that the ombudsman knows all about insurance and his quasi-judicial orders are binding on the insurance company.

(D) Thus to approach, you can find the list of 17 ombudsmen and their contact and jurisdiction details on the website of the Council for Insurance Ombudsman set up by the government.

(E) It’s nice to have a wise and friendly uncle who will sort out misunderstandings between you and your parents or siblings!

(F) There are 17 of them across the country; their only job is to listen to your complaints and sort the issue out with your insurance firm.

 

Q1. Which of the following is the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
(a) B
(b) D
(c) A
(d) C
(e) F

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(a)
Exp. The passage given above discusses the Insurance Ombudsmen who listen to your complaints and grievances and resolve them with their best knowledge of Insurance. Here statement (E) will be the first statement in the logical sequence which states the hint of the theme of the paragraph i.e. Insurance Ombudsman. Further, statement (B) will follow statement (E) which described the theme of the paragraph followed by the hint given in statement (E). Statement (F) supports statement (B) by adding more information about the work profile of 17 ombudsmen across the country. Further, we can conclude statement (C) will be the appropriate statement to follow (F) which tells about the advantage of the Insurance Ombudsman. With the word ‘moreover’ we can conclude that statement (A) will then follow statement (C) which mentions the details like location etc. if you want to contact them. Further, statement (D) will conclude the given passage as it ends with the sentence mentioning the details like contact number, if you want to contact, of Ombudsman. Therefore, the correct sequence of the statements will be EBFCAD. Hence the correct choice will be option (a).

 

Q2. Which of the following is the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
(a)E
(b)D
(c)A
(d)C
(e)F

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(d)
Exp. The passage given above discusses the Insurance Ombudsmen who listen to your complaints and grievances and resolve them with their best knowledge of Insurance. Here statement (E) will be the first statement in the logical sequence which states the hint of the theme of the paragraph i.e. Insurance Ombudsman. Further, statement (B) will follow statement (E) which described the theme of the paragraph followed by the hint given in statement (E). Statement (F) supports statement (B) by adding more information about the work profile of 17 ombudsmen across the country. Further, we can conclude statement (C) will be the appropriate statement to follow (F) which tells about the advantage of the Insurance Ombudsman. With the word ‘moreover’ we can conclude that statement (A) will then follow statement (C) which mentions the details like location etc. if you want to contact them. Further, statement (D) will conclude the given passage as it ends with the sentence mentioning the details like contact number, if you want to contact, of Ombudsman. Therefore, the correct sequence of the statements will be EBFCAD. Hence the correct choice will be option (d).

Q3. Which of the following is the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
(a)E
(b)D
(c)A
(d)C
(e) B

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(a)
Exp. The passage given above discusses the Insurance Ombudsmen who listen to your complaints and grievances and resolve them with their best knowledge of Insurance. Here statement (E) will be the first statement in the logical sequence which states the hint of the theme of the paragraph i.e. Insurance Ombudsman. Further, statement (B) will follow statement (E) which described the theme of the paragraph followed by the hint given in statement (E). Statement (F) supports statement (B) by adding more information about the work profile of 17 ombudsmen across the country. Further, we can conclude statement (C) will be the appropriate statement to follow (F) which tells about the advantage of the Insurance Ombudsman. With the word ‘moreover’ we can conclude that statement (A) will then follow statement (C) which mentions the details like location etc. if you want to contact them. Further, statement (D) will conclude the given passage as it ends with the sentence mentioning the details like contact number, if you want to contact, of Ombudsman. Therefore, the correct sequence of the statements will be EBFCAD. Hence the correct choice will be option (a).

Q4. Which of the following is the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?
(a)F
(b)D
(c)A
(d)B
(e)C

Answer & Explanation
Ans. 4.(c)
Exp. The passage given above discusses the Insurance Ombudsmen who listen to your complaints and grievances and resolve them with their best knowledge of Insurance. Here statement (E) will be the first statement in the logical sequence which states the hint of the theme of the paragraph i.e. Insurance Ombudsman. Further, statement (B) will follow statement (E) which described the theme of the paragraph followed by the hint given in statement (E). Statement (F) supports statement (B) by adding more information about the work profile of 17 ombudsmen across the country. Further, we can conclude statement (C) will be the appropriate statement to follow (F) which tells about the advantage of the Insurance Ombudsman. With the word ‘moreover’ we can conclude that statement (A) will then follow statement (C) which mentions the details like location etc. if you want to contact them. Further, statement (D) will conclude the given passage as it ends with the sentence mentioning the details like contact number, if you want to contact, of Ombudsman. Therefore, the correct sequence of the statements will be EBFCAD. Hence the correct choice will be option (c).

Q5. Which of the following is the LAST step after rearrangement?
(a)E
(b)D
(c)A
(d)B
(e)C

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(b)
Exp. The passage given above discusses the Insurance Ombudsmen who listen to your complaints and grievances and resolve them with their best knowledge of Insurance. Here statement (E) will be the first statement in the logical sequence which states the hint of the theme of the paragraph i.e. Insurance Ombudsman. Further, statement (B) will follow statement (E) which described the theme of the paragraph followed by the hint given in statement (E). Statement (F) supports statement (B) by adding more information about the work profile of 17 ombudsmen across the country. Further, we can conclude statement (C) will be the appropriate statement to follow (F) which tells about the advantage of the Insurance Ombudsman. With the word ‘moreover’ we can conclude that statement (A) will then follow statement (C) which mentions the details like location etc. if you want to contact them. Further, statement (D) will conclude the given passage as it ends with the sentence mentioning the details like contact number, if you want to contact, of Ombudsman. Therefore, the correct sequence of the statements will be EBFCAD. Hence the correct choice will be option (b).

 

Directions (6-9): In the following questions two columns are given containing three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the given options forms a correct sentence after combining, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your answer.
Q6. Column I
(A) Training capsules were prepared for police training institutes
(B) The journey of transgender people
(C) This is more significant in the backdrop of
Column II
(D) has indeed been a long struggle
(E) in official documents that require mentioning.
(F) with the help of members of the Welfare Board
(a) (A)-(E)
(b) (A)-(D) and (C)-(E)
(c) (C)-(D) and (B)-(F)
(d) (A)-(F) and (B)-(D)
(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(d)
Exp. Option (d) is the correct choice. Statements (A)-(F) and (B)-(D) will make contextually and grammatically correct sentences. Therefore the sentences will be “Training capsules were prepared for police training institutes with the help of members of the Welfare Board.” and “The journey of transgender people has indeed been a long struggle”

Q7. Column I
(A) While your net-of-inflation real return ought to be positive,
(B) Confidence needs to be developed that rightly staffed apex
(C) The need for a comprehensive National Security Strategy to
Column II
(D) guide the services develop capacities required in their respective domains.
(E) your portfolio allocation should not be distorted when inflation is high.
(F) have more exposure to wild species
(a) (A)-(E) and (C)- (F)
(b) (A)-(D) and (C)-(E)
(c) (C)-(D) and (A)-(E)
(d) (A)-(E) and (B)-(D)
(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(c)
Exp. Option (c) is the correct choice. Statements (A)-(E) and (C)-(D) will make contextually and grammatically correct sentences. Therefore the sentences will be “While your net-of-inflation real return ought to be positive, your portfolio allocation should not be distorted when inflation is high” and “The need for a comprehensive National Security Strategy to guide the services develop capacities required in their respective domains.”

Q8. Column I
(A) Mean the difference between surviving and thriving
(B) Evacuations ahead of a flood or a cyclone are not always effective and
(C) More cyclones are bringing in more moisture from the Arabian Sea and
Column II
(D) what is needed is limited construction in places that have been marked vulnerable
(E) benefits only in the very long term but what is done in the near future
(F) contributing to extreme rainfall events over the western coast

(a) (A)-(E)
(b) (B)-(D) and (C)-(F)
(c) (C)-(D) and (B)-(F)
(d) (A)-(F) and (B)-(D)
(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(b)
Exp. Option (b) is the correct choice. Statements (B)-(D) and (C)-(F) will make contextually and grammatically correct sentences. Therefore the sentences will be “Evacuations ahead of a flood or a cyclone are not always effective and what is needed is limited construction in places that have been marked vulnerable.” And “More cyclones are bringing in more moisture from the Arabian Sea and contributing to extreme rainfall events over the western coast”

Q9. Column I
(A) While your net-of-inflation real return ought to be positive,
(B) In contrast to India’s continued ambiguity over the legality of cryptocurrencies,
(C) Villagers are requested to cooperate with officials.
Column II
(D) its stance on introducing an official digital currency has been reassuringly clear and consistent over time
(E) the downpour impeded coal production in almost all the opencast projects
(F) the first warning alert would enable district authorities to gear up for the
(a) (A)-(E) and (C)- (F)
(b) (A)-(D) and (C)-(E)
(c) (C)-(D) and (A)-(F)
(d) (B)-(D)
(e) None of these
Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(d)
Exp. Option (d) is the correct choice. Statements (B)-(D) will make contextually and grammatically correct sentences. Therefore the sentences will be “In contrast to India’s continued ambiguity over the legality of cryptocurrencies, its stance on introducing an official digital currency has been reassuringly clear and consistent over time”
Directions 150: In the questions given below, two sentences are given which are grammatically correct and meaningful. Connect them by the word given in the options in the best possible way without changing the intended meaning. Choose your answer accordingly from the options to form a correct, coherent sentence.

Q10.
(i) Every year, Agra follows the tradition of organising four fairs, in four shiv temples of the district, on all four Mondays of the Shravan month.
(ii) Following the Covid-19 restrictions and to restrict gatherings the fairs were called off this year.
A. Additionally
B. Neither
C. But
(a)Only (C)
(b)Both (A) and (B)
(c)Only (B)
(d)All of these
(e) None of these

”Answer

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