MPTET 2020: Practice Important English Questions
Today, We are providing you the English Questions which help you to evaluate your performance by attempting these questions on regular basis. On daily basis, we will try to provide a variety of study material for English language or English Pedagogy section. These questions will help you a lot to prepare well in Language section in each teaching competitive examination like CTET, HTET Exam, KVS, DSSSB, UPTET etc.Today we are providing English Miscellaneous Questions, to improve your reading comprehension and grammar section.
Direction (Q1): In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same in active/passive voice.
Q1. Our task had been completed before sunset.(a) We completed our task before sunset (b) We have completed our task before sunset. (c) We complete our task before sunset (d) We had completed our task before sunset.
Q2. Synonym for Incorrigible(a) Corrigible (b) Beyond reform (c) Orphan (d) Greedy
Q3. Find the antonym of the bold word in given below question.History abounds in instance of courage. (a) Lacks (b) Suffices (c) Fails (d) Shines
Q4. Choose one word for the given substitution.A person who insists on something. (a) Disciplinarian (b) Boaster (c) Stickler(d) Instantaneous
Q5. Arrange the following words to form a meaningful sentence. 1. the doctor 2. first 3. a diagnosis 4. makes 5. an illness 6. of (a) 145623(b) 124365(c) 365412(d) 145632
Q6. How many commas should there be in the following sentence? I am taking English Maths and Science at A level and my teacher Mr. Martyn believesI should get 3 A’s (a) None (b) Two (c) Four (d) Three
Q7. Choose the correct pair.PAIN: SEDATIVE :: ______________ : _________________ (a) Comfort: stimulant (b) Grief: consolation (c) Trance: narcotic (d) Ache: extraction
Directions (8-9): In each of these questions for words are given denoted by (1), (2), (3) and (4). Two of these words may be either synonyms or antonyms. Find out the correct pair in each question.Q8. 1. Tranquility 2. Loyalty 3. Calamity 4. Uproar (a) 1-3(b) 2-3(c) 1-4(d) 2-4
Q9. 1. Exorbitant2. Expeditious 3. Quick 4. Quest (a) 1-4(b) 1-2(c) 1-3(d) 3-2 Q10. Fill in the blank with an appropriate word.Children like to watch science _____________ Movies.(a) Fiction (b) Faction (c) Fraction (d) Fallacy
S2. Ans.(b)Sol. Incorrigible means: not able to be changed or reformed.
S3. Ans.(a)Sol. Abound: Lack.
S4. Ans.(c)Sol. Disciplinarian: a person who believes in or practices firm discipline.Boaster: a very boastful and talkative person.Stickler: a person who insists on a certain quality or type of behavior.Instantaneous: occurring or done instantly.
S5. Ans.(b)Sol. the doctor first makes a diagnosis of an illness.
S6. Ans.(d)Sol. I am taking English, Maths and Science at A Level and my teacher, Mr. Martyn believes, I should get 3 A’s.
S7. Ans.(b)Sol. Sedative (type of drug) provides relief from Pain. Similarly, Consolation provides relief from grief.
S8. Ans.(c)Sol. Tranquility: the quality or state of being tranquil; calm.Uproar: a loud and impassioned noise or disturbance. Hence option c is correct pair of antonyms.
S9. Ans.(d)Sol. The meaning of expeditious is done with speed and efficiency, which is similar to quick. Hence option d is correct pair of synonyms.
S10. Ans.(a)Sol. Correct word is fiction.