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Sentence Connector Quiz 8

Sentence Connector is an important part of all the bank and government exams. Sentence Connectors are of various types. Sentence Connectors are asked in Banking Exams like SBI PO, IBPS RBB Clerk. Sentence Connectors questions look to be difficult at first, but with practice, they become quite simple to answer and can help you achieve a good score. In this article, we have come up with the Sentence Connectors Quiz with a detailed explanation. This Sentence Connectors Quiz is completely FREE. This Sentence Connectors Quiz includes a variety of questions that are based on the latest or most recent exam pattern.

Directions (1-5): Select the phrase/connector (STARTERS) from the given three options which can be used to form a single sentence from the two sentences given below, implying the same meaning as expressed in the sentences.

 

  1. (A) The first-ever public information portal was launched in Rajasthan on Friday

(B) Portal promised to provide information about government authorities and departments

(i) However the first-ever public……

(ii) Despite the portal promised…….

(iii) In a pioneering step, the first-ever……

(a) Only (iii)

(b) Both (ii) & (iii)

(c) Only (i)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. a

Exp. From the given options, only (iii) is able to connect the given sentences to make a contextually meaningful one. The sentence thus formed will be:

‘In a pioneering step, the first-ever public information portal was launched in Rajasthan on Friday and it promised to provide information about government authorities and departments.’

Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (a)

  1. (A) 6,400 hectares of land was registered under the policy.

(B) The city government’s Revenue Department has been asked to provide land parcels

 

(i) After 6,400 hectares of land…

(ii) With 6,400 hectares of land…..

(iii) Supposing the city government’s……

(a) Only (i)

(b) Only (ii)

(c) Both (i) & (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. c

Exp. From the given options, both (i) and (ii) are able to connect the given sentences to make a contextually meaningful sentence. The sentences thus formed are:

‘With 6,400 hectares of land registered under the policy, the city government’s Revenue Department has been asked to provide land parcels’

‘After 6,400 hectares of land registered was under the policy, the city government’s Revenue Department has been asked to provide land parcels’

Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (c)

  1. (A) A six-level parking facility will be constructed towards the west of Sadar Bazar.

(B) There is shortage of funds with the development authority.

(i) Although there is shortage of….

(ii) Whether or not there is shortage of….

(iii) Even though there is shortage of…..

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (ii) & (iii)

(c) Only (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. d

Exp. All of the given options are able to make a contextually meaningful and grammatically correct sentence. The sentence thus formed are:
‘Although there is shortage of funds with the development authority, a six-level parking facility will be constructed towards the west of Sadar Bazar.’

‘Whether or not there is shortage of funds with the development authority, a six-level parking facility will be constructed towards the west of Sadar Bazar.’
‘Even though there is shortage of funds with the development authority, a six-level parking facility will be constructed towards the west of Sadar Bazar.’
Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (d)

  1. (A) Improved connectivity to areas like Narela is essential for implementing policies like land pooling

(B) Union Minister Hardeep Puri said that approval for the Rithala-Narela corridor under Delhi Metro’s Phase IV project is likely to happen.

(i) In order that approval for the Rithala….

(ii) While stating that improved connectivity…..

(iii) Citing the reasons of improved connectivity…..

 

(a) Only (i)

(b) Only (ii)

(c) Both (ii) & (iii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. c

Exp. From the given options, only (ii) and (iii) are able to connect the given sentences to make a contextually meaningful and grammatically correct sentence. The sentence thus formed are:

‘While stating that improved connectivity to areas like Narela is essential for implementing policies like land pooling, Union Minister Hardeep Puri said that approval for the Rithala-Narela corridor under Delhi Metro’s Phase IV project is likely to happen.’ and

‘Citing the reasons of improved connectivity to areas like Narela is essential for implementing policies like land pooling, Union Minister Hardeep Puri said that approval for the Rithala-Narela corridor under Delhi Metro’s Phase IV project is likely to happen.’

Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (c)

  1. (A) The petition was filed by two former Members of Parliament, Ashok and Pradeep.

(B) Ashok and Pradeep have sought enforcement of their right to worship,

(i) To seek enforcement of their…..

(ii) In order to enforce their right to…

(iii) Provided petition was filed by two…

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (i) & (ii)

(c) Only (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. b

Exp. From the given options, only (i) and (ii) are able to connect the given sentences to make a contextually meaningful sentence. The sentences thus formed are:

To seek enforcement of their right to worship, the petition was filed by two former Members of Parliament, Ashok and Pradeep’

In order to enforce their right to worship, the petition was filed by two former Members of Parliament, Ashok and Pradeep’
Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (b)

Directions (6-10): Select the phrase/connector (STARTERS) from the given three options which can be used to form a single sentence from the two sentences given below, implying the same meaning as expressed in the statement sentences

  1. (A) Leaders of major Opposition parties approached the Supreme Court.

(B) Opposition demanded verification of at least 50% of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail machines with the Electronic Voting Machines

 

(i) Demanding the verification…

(ii) Owing to their demand of…..

(iii) To approach the Supreme Court…

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (i) & (ii)

(c) Only (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. b

Exp. In this question, given sentences can be linked with both (i) and (ii) starters. The sentences thus formed are:

Demanding the verification of at least 50% of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail machines with the Electronic Voting Machines, leaders of major Opposition parties approached the Supreme Court.

Owing to their demand of verification of verification of at least 50% of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail machines with the Electronic Voting Machines, leaders of major Opposition parties approached the Supreme Court.

Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (b)

  1. (A) Poverty had not come close to being eradicated in Indira’s time

(B) It was under Indira’s leadership that the reduction in poverty commenced.

 

(i) Because poverty had not come…

(ii)  Though poverty had not…

(iii)  Unless under Indira’s leadership…

 

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (ii) & (iii)

(c) Only (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. c

Exp. From the given sentences, only option (ii) is able to connect given sentences to make a meaningful sentence. The sentence thus formed is

Though poverty had not come close to being eradicated in Indira’s time, it was under her leadership that the reduction in poverty commenced.

Rest of the options fails to make meaningful sentence. Hence, the correct answer choice would be option (c)

 

  1. (A) she couldn’t help but feel thrilled at the sight of him

(B) The cool fear was spiralling through her

(i)  Until she couldn’t help….

(ii)  Even though the cool fear was…..

(iii) Despite the cool fear……

(a) Only (i)

(b) Only (ii)

(c) Only (iii)

(d) Both (ii) & (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. d

Exp. From the given starters, only (ii) and (iii) are able to connect the given sentences to make a new meaningful sentence. The sentence thus formed will be

Even though the cool fear was spiralling through her, she couldn’t help but feel thrilled at the sight of him

Despite the cool fear spiralling through her, she couldn’t help but feel thrilled at the sight of him

So, the correct answer choice would be option (d)

  1. (A) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s entry into active politics is being hailed as a masterstroke by the Congress

(B) Party president Rahul Gandhi said the decision was taken years ago.

(i) Nevertheless party president….

(ii)  Until Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s entry….

(iii) With Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s entry….

 

(a) Only (i)

(b) Only (ii)

(c) Only (iii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. c

Exp. From the given options, only option (iii) is able to connect the given sentences to make a new meaningful sentence. The sentence thus formed is

With Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s entry into active politics being hailed as a masterstroke by the Congress, party president Rahul Gandhi said the decision was taken years ago.

Hence, the correct answer choice is option (c)

  1. (A) I smelled the distinctive aroma of fresh coffee.

(B) I opened the front door

 

(i) Inspite of opening the front….

(ii)  As soon as I opened the….

(iii)  Although I opened the front door….

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (ii) & (iii)

(c) Only (ii)

(d) All (i), (ii), (iii)

(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation
Ans. c

Exp. From the given options, only option (ii) will connect the given sentences to make a new meaningful sentence. The sentence thus formed is

As soon as I opened the front door I smelled the distinctive aroma of fresh coffee.

Hence, the correct answer choice is option (c)

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