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English Questions: Fill in the Blanks Set – 10

Hello Aspirants. Welcome to Online English Section with explanation in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating question sample in Fill in the Blanks, which is common for all the IBPS/SBI/RRB/SSC CGL/LIC/LDC exam and other competitive exams. We have included Some questions that are repeatedly asked in bank exams !!!

Pick out the most effective words from the given words to fill in the blanks to make the sentence meaningfully complete in the contest of the sentence.

  1. The protests were________at________awareness among the elite and the educated.
    1) held,generating
    2) aimed,creating
    3) targeted,awaking
    4) focused,building.
    2) aimed,creating

  2. While it is _________possible to inflation-index cash entitlements and food stamps,the ________nature of food prices would make it a more difficult process than envisaged.
    1) theoretically, volatile
    2) absolutely, stable
    3) hypothetically, slow
    4) not, unpredictable
    1) theoretically, volatile

  3. The actress is _________that she has not only acted opposite her childhood hero, but has also ________out a song and recited a poem on-stage with the living legend.
    1) overjoyed, belted
    2) morose, sung
    3) ecstatic, written
    4) tense, prepared
    1) overjoyed, belted

  4. ________to popular belief that red meat makes humans ________scientists have found that it actually has a calming effect.
    1) dissimilar, happy
    2) opposite, intelligent
    3) contrary, aggressive
    4) comparable, hostile
    3) contrary, aggressive

  5. ________an earlier judgment, the high court has directed the state government to identify natural water resources in the state and ________all illegal encroachments on them.
    1) remembering, establish
    2) citing, remove
    3) cancelling, build
    4) quoting, destroying
    2) citing, remove

  6. Behaving in a_______and serious way, even in a______situation, makes people respect you.
    (A) calm, difficult
    (B) steady, angry
    (C) flamboyant, tricky
    (D) cool, astounding
    (A) calm, difficult

  7. Along with a sharp rise in________a recession would eventually result in more men, women, and children, living in________
    (A) crime, apathy
    (B) fatalities, poor
    (C) deaths, slums
    (D) unemployment, poverty
    (D) unemployment, poverty

  8. The government has_______to provide financial aid to the ones________by severe floods in the city.
    (A) desired, troubled
    (B) promised, havoc
    (C) failed, affected
    (D) wanted, struck
    (C) failed, affected

  9. An airplane with_______passengers on board made an unscheduled_______as the airport to which it was heading was covered with thick fog.
    (A) irritable, slip
    (B) faulty, stop
    (C) variety, halt
    (D) tons, wait
    (C) variety, halt

  10. Deemed universities______huge fees, but have not been successful in providing______education to our students.
    (A) collect, maintaining
    (B) pay, better
    (C) ask, good
    (D) charge, quality
    (D) charge, quality