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00897--KERALA PSC/SSC/UPSC/IBPS/BANK CLERK/IFC English Question Answers—4



KERALA PSC/UPSC/BANK CLERK-PO/IFC English Grammar Exercise—4

Select the lettered answer that contains the best version of the underlined section.

1. The hunter stalked the tiger slowly, cautiously, and in a silent manner.

(1) and in a silent manner
(2) and silently
(3) and by acting silently
(4) and also used silence
(5) and in silence

2. Being that was raining, we decided to postpone the hike.

(1) Being that
(2) Being as how
(3) In view of the fact that
(4) Considering the fact that
(5) Because

3. The public health officer warned his audience about the danger of mixing alcohol and pills and driving after drinking also.

(1) about the danger of mixing alcohol and pills and driving after drinking also
(2) about the danger of mixing alcohol and pills and driving after drinking
(3) about the dangerous nature of mixing alcohol and pills and driving after drinking also
(4) about the danger of mixing alcohol and pills, and driving after drinking also
(5) about the danger both of mixing alcohol and pills and driving after drinking

4. If you disobey traffic regulations, you will loose your driver’s license.

(1) you will loose your driver’s license
(2) you’ll loose your driver’s license
(3) you will lose your driver’s license
 (4) you will loose your driver’s license
(5) your driver’s license will be lost

5. I think they, as a rule, are much more convincing than us.

(1) as a rule, are much more convincing than us
(2) as a rule are much more convincing than us
(3) as a rule, are much more convincing than we
(4) as a rule; are much more convincing than us
(5) are, as a rule, much more convincing than us






ANSWER KEY







1.(2) 2.(5) 3.(2) 4.(3) 5.(3)

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