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 393. Thank you very much ______               402. ______ Australian and _______       413. Medical doctors shoul d try
       your suggestions.                            European are there among the              to_____ as many patients as pos-
       (1) on           (2) with                    tourists.                                 sible.
       (3) about        (4) for                     (1) An, an        (2) The, the            (1) heel           (2) heal
       Directions (394-398) : In the                (3) An, a         (4) A, an               (3) kill           (4) hale
following questions, sentences are giv-        403. I have been looking for an          414. Can you tell the difference ____
en with blanks to be filled in with an              apartment and I finally found the         butter and Margarine.
appropriate word(s). Four alternatives              ______ one.                               (1) over           (2) with
are suggested for each question. Choose             (1) good          (2) airy                (3) between        (4) among
the correct alternative out of the four as          (3) cheap         (4) perfect
your answer.                                                                            415. I’m not very good _____ repair-
                                               404. The youth should believe _____            ing things.
              (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry          God.
      Operator & LDC Exam. 04.11.2012,                                                        (1) at             (2) for
                                 Ist Sitting)
                                                    (1) upon          (2) in
                                                                                              (3) in             (4) about
 394. Let us quickly _____.                         (3) on            (4) of
                                                                                        416. Will all of you _____ up for
       (1) muddle        (2) huddle            405. He was born_________India.
                                                                                              prayer?
       (3) hurdle        (4) puddle                 (1) off           (2) in
                                                                                              (1) raise          (2) rise
 395. Raj esh’ s car wasn’t _ __ _ _                (3) of            (4) through
                                                                                              (3) raze           (4) race
       Ramesh’s, so we were too ex-            406. The convict tried his level best
                                                                                        417. The art of cooking _____ in an-
       hausted by the time we reached               to justify himself but the judge
                                                                                              cient India.
       home..                                       looked _____ him and found him
                                                    guilty.                                   (1) is perfected
       (1) such comfortable
                                                    (1) around        (2) at                  (2) will perfect
       (2) as comfortable as
                                                    (3) through       (4) to                  (3) perfected
       (3) comfortable enough
                                               407. His o ppo nents launched a                (4) was perfected
       (4) so comfortable that
 396. I don’t suppose that Pramod will              political _____ against him.        418. A number of refugees _____ been
       be elected _____ how hard he                 (1) regimen       (2) remission           turned back at the border.
       struggles as he is not complete-             (3) regale        (4) tirade              (1) are            (2) has
       ly supported by the committee.          408. What an _____ story! I am not             (3) is             (4) have
       (1) although      (2) seeing as              ______ enough yet to believe it.           Directions (419-428) : In the
       (3) no matter (4) however                    (1) incredible/credulous            following questions, sentences are
 397. Regular exercise is conducive                 (2) incredulous/credible            given with blanks to be filled with an
       _____ health.                                (3) increditable/believable         appropriate word(s). Four alternatives
       (1) in            (2) to                     (4) unbelievable/creditable         are suggested for each question.
       (3) for           (4) of                     Directions (409-418) : In the fol-  Choose the correct alternative out of
 398. Can you please _____ my web             lowing questions, sentences are given     the four.
       site just before I publish it ?        with blanks to be filled in with an ap-                    (SSC Multi-Tasking Staff
       (1) find out      (2) go through       propriate word(s). Four alternatives are               Exam. 17.03.2013, Ist Sitting)
       (3) set out       (4) look up          suggested for each question. Choose        419. The new government took _____
       Directions (399–408) : In the          the correct alternative out of the four          last year.
following questions, sentences are            as your answer.                                  (1) after          (2) over
given with blanks to be filled in with                         (SSC Multi-Tasking Staff        (3) upon           (4) out
an appropriate word(s). Four                                        Exam. 10.03.2013)    420. Mohan’s career has taken some
alternatives are suggested for each           409. My father is very _____ to me,              _____ twists and turns.
question. Cho ose the correct                       we play football every evening.            (1) interesting (2) interactive
alternative out of the four as your                 (1) friendly      (2) friends
answer.                                                                                        (3) intuitive      (4) incentive
                                                    (3) friend-like   (4) friendship
          (SSC Multi-Tasking Staff Exam.                                                 421. Sheila gained an advantage
                                              410. A technology - starved customer             _____ me.
            10.03.2013, Ist Sitting : Patna)
                                                    would only be ______ to be pre-
 399. The teacher let us __________.                                                           (1) from           (2) on
                                                    sented with a new product.
      (1) to go early                                                                          (3) over           (4) upon
                                                    (1) thriving      (2) declarative
      (2) to leave early                            (3) irritable     (4) thrilled       422. She was remarkably _______ in
      (3) go early                            411. Neither Shyam_____Rohit came                singing and dancing.
      (4) early to go                               to the school today.                       (1) conducive
 400. Jane is annoyed __________.                   (1) but           (2) or                   (2) fluctuating
      (1) on me           (2) with me               (3) nor           (4) and                  (3) cooperative
      (3) against me (4) over me              412. He is getting married _____                 (4) accomplished
 401. I am not angry ____ you, Paul.                Maya.                                423. It is raining _____. Do not go out.
      (1) at              (2) on                    (1) only          (2) by                   (1) fast           (2) soundly
      (3) with            (4) against               (3) with          (4) to                   (3) strongly       (4) heavily
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