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364. They live___ the fifth floor.            374. He _____ his living by hard                 Directions (384-388) : In the fol-
      (1) in             (2) to                     work.                                lowing questions, sentences are given
      (3) on             (4) at                     (1) earns          (2) wins          with blanks to be filled in with an ap-
365. America was _____ by Colum-                    (3) creates        (4) ables         propriate word(s). Four alternatives are
      bus.                                    375. Bread is usually made _____           suggested for each question. Choose
      (1) discovered (2) found                                                           the correct alternative out of the four
                                                    wheat.
      (3) invented       (4) reached                                                     as your answer.
                                                    (1) of             (2) from
366. Will you please _____ me a book?                                                                   (SSC FCI Assistant Grade-III
                                                    (3) with           (4) by
      (1) borrow         (2) lend                                                                   Exam. 11.11.2012 (2nd Sitting)
      (3) have to borrow                      376. Did the child _____ from the
                                                                                          384. They have lost____of their con-
      (4) have to lend                              chair?
                                                                                               tacts.
367. My cousin will arrive _________                (1) fell           (2) fallen
                                                                                               (1) little           (2) much
      Sunday.                                       (3) falling        (4) fall
                                                                                               (3) many             (4) small
      (1) in             (2) at               377. Do you _____ to see my collec-
                                                                                          385. I praise_____honesty of this boy.
      (3) the            (4) on                     tions?
368. The boys went inside ________                                                             (1) a                (2) an
                                                    (1) cared          (2) like
      room.                                                                                    (3) the              (4) your
                                                    (3) want           (4) got
      (1) of the         (2) the                                                          386. Three ________ four make sev-
                                              378. After initial setback, all _____
      (3) to the         (4) of                                                                en.
                                                    programmes were successful
       Directions (369-373) : In the                                                           (1) with             (2) into
                                                    due to the initiative of the new
following questions, sentences are giv-                                                        (3) in               (4) and
                                                    dynamic team.
en with blanks to be filled in with an                                                   387. The officer _____ the car to speak
appropriate word (s). Four alternatives             (1) consequent
                                                                                               to the driver.
are suggested for each question.                    (2) subsequently
                                                                                               (1) stops            (2) has stopped
Choose the correct alternative out of               (3) consequently
                                                                                               (3) stopped          (4) had stopped
the four as your answer.                            (4) subsequent
                                                                                         388. I have to recite Tagore’s sonnet,
             (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry            Directions (379–393) : In the             I will be the ____ one to do so in
       Operator & LDC Exam. 28.10.2012        following question, sentences are given          my school.
                                (1st Sitting) with blanks to be filled in with an ap-           (1) earliest         (2) initial
 369. I asked him for some paper, but         propriate word(s). Four alternatives are
       he _____ .                                                                               (3) solitary         (4) only
                                              suggested for each question. Choose
       (1) had not       (2) has not                                                            Directions (389–393) : In the
                                              the correct alternative out of the four
       (3) had none      (4) has none                                                    following questions, sentences are giv-
                                              as your answer.                            en with blanks to be filled in with an
 370. I want _____ me the truth.
                                                              (SSC Graduate Level Tier-I appropriate word(s). Four alternatives
       (1) to tell
       (2) you at once tell                               Exam. 11.11.2012 (1st Sitting) are suggested for each question.
       (3) that you tell                       379. Many women in developing             Choose the correct alternative out of
       (4) you to tell                               countries experience a cycle of     the four as your answer.
 371. Does he resemble _____ ?                       poor health that ______ before                (SSC Delhi Police Sub-Inspector
       (1) to his father                             they are born.                                          (SI) Exam. 19.08.2012)
       (2) as his father                             (1) originates (2) derives           389. There were ______ participants
       (3) his father                                (3) begins       (4) establishes           at the conference than we had
       (4) of his father                       380. It is difficult_______affection on          expected, so we had trouble
 372. They attacked _____ .                          her.                                       seating them.
       (1) the enemy                                                                            (1) much more (2) many more
                                                     (1) showering (2) to shower
       (2) against the enemy                                                                    (3) so many         (4) too many
                                                     (3) shower       (4) of showering
       (3) on the enemy                                                                   390. Men ______ are thinkers look for
                                               381. Our ancestors had immense dif-
       (4) to the enemy                                                                         facts.
                                                     ficu l ty _ __ _ _ __ _ procu ri ng
 373. My younger brother is good                                                                (1) who           (2) that
                                                     books.
       _____ Mathematics                                                                        (3) which         (4) those
       (1) at            (2) into                    (1) for          (2) of
                                                                                          391. Asha and Rima could not get ad-
       (3) on            (4) with                    (3) in           (4) on
                                                                                                mission in the college ______
      Directions (374–378) : In the fol-       382. I asked him if I _____ borrow
                                                                                                they had already managed to get
lowing questions, sentences are given                his car for a day.
                                                                                                a passing score in the official
with blanks to be filled in with an ap-              (1) will         (2) could                 exam.
propriate word(s). Four alternatives are             (3) can          (4) should                (1) even though (2) now that
suggested for each question. Choose            383. Work hard so that you______
the correct alternative out of the four                                                         (3) therefore       (4) whether
                                                     (1) shall get good marks             392. The principal congratulated him
as your answer.
                                                     (2) will get good marks                    ______ passing the final exam.
             (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry
       Operator & LDC Exam. 04.11.2012               (3) may get good marks                     (1) in            (2) of
                               (2nd Sitting)         (4) should get good marks                  (3) on            (4) with
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