# IBPS PO English Language Questions with Answers Practice online test 32

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1 . Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to f orm a meaningf ul paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) It is therefore a contributing factor to the growth of landfills and waterway pollution, both of which are costly and energyintensive to solve.

(B) Making an effort to use those resources and avoid polystyrene ones can help to decrease your environmental impact.

(C) Non-biodegradable essentially means that any polystyrene that makes its way into a landfill will stay there indefinitely, never breaking down and returning to the earth.

(D) Polystyrene, as a product , is very convenient to use, but i t has some important effects we should consider when making choices as consumers,

(E) While recycling polystyrene material can cushion the environmental blow of its use, alternatives are available that are created from renewable resources and biodegrade more readily.

(F) For example, while polystyrene has some excellent uses and is technically recyclable, it is not a substance that biodegrades.
Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?
 A B C D E
2 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

Sugar-sweetened drinks does not (1)/ pose any particular health risk, and (2)/ are not a unique risk factor (3)/ for obesity or heart disease. (4)/ No error (5)
 1 2 3 4 5
3 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

Airline managements should note (1)/ that the ultimate passenger-unfriendliness (2)/ is to have their planes crash (3)/ due to the adopted of unsafe procedures. (4)/ No error (5)
 1 2 3 4 5
4 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

Celebrating its ten long years (1)/ in the industry, a private entertainment channel (2)/ announce a series of (3)/ programmes at a press conference. (4)/ No error (5)
 1 2 3 4 5
5 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

The award ceremony ended (1)/ on a note of good cheer (2)/ with audiences responding warmly (3)/ to its line-up of films. (4)/ No error (5)
 1 2 3 4 5
6 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

The actress was ordered for (1)/ wear an alcohol monitoring bracelet and (2)/ submit to random weekly drug testing after (3)/ she failed to appear for a court date last week. (4)/ No error (5)
 1 2 3 4 5
7 . Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

Adding to a growing body or research ______ cutting back on sweetened beverages, it is now found that drinking ______ sugary drinks may help lower blood pressure.
 for, all sustaining, increased against, lesser behind, more supporting, fewer
8 . Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

The blame game for the air tragedy is already in full _______ with the authorities involved making attempts to _______ for themselves.
 sway, defend view, try fledged, protect swing, cover roll, hide
9 . Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

The actress, wearing a dark grey and open necked shirt, sat ______ the proceedings looking nervous throughout, occasionally frowning as her lawyer ______ with the judge
 through, argued on, spoke for, addressed with, discused along, lectured
The large number of natural disasters within a few days in late September has led to two assumptions. First, we are experiencing more natural calamities today ...$(1)$...ever before, and second, the distribution of disasters ...$(2)$... unequal. A UN report studied natural disasters ...$(3)$...1975 and 2007 found that not only is the ...$(4)$... of catastrophes increasing because of climate change and environmental ...$(5)$...but also that the brunt of tragedies is borne ...$(6)$... poor countries least equipped to deal with such ...$(7)$... . It is true that some countries are disaster-prone but some ...$(8)$... Japan for exampl e have managed to overcome their geographical disadvantages. ...$(9)$... to UN esti mates, equi val ent popul ati ons i n the Philippines and japan ...$(10)$...the same number of cyclones each year but 17 times more people perish in the Philippines than in Japan. In same ways natural di sasters gi ven devel oped economi es an excuse f or technol ogi cal improvement while in poorer ones it feeds a vicious cycle - since they are constantly struggling to recover from natural calamities they cannot afford the disaster prevention measures needed.
$(1)$