English Language-Paragraph Completion (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 33 - 42 of 46

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Passage

In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. For each blank four words are suggested, one of which fits the Blank. Find the appropriate word in each case.

For generation man has ________ (1) ________ against the wilds to create a world where only be ________ (2) ________ whether animals and plants survive or are ________ (3) ________ out. Earlier we accepted as self-evident that any ________ (4) ________ in our environment brought about by science and technology must be improvements ________ (5) ________ the world of our ________ (6) ________. However, many people all over the world have begun to feel that ________ (7) ________ are going too far and that we should try to ________ (8) ________ some of the world’s original life before we find it ________ (9) ________ too late. The same science which had led us away from nature is now ________ (10) ________ the miracle of creation.

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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (5) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

at

b.

in

c.

over

d.

for

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (9) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

seems

b.

occur

c.

gets

d.

sounds

Question number: 35 (7 of 10 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (2) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

advice

b.

observes

c.

decides

d.

thinks

Question number: 36 (8 of 10 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (1) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

faced

b.

stood

c.

challenged

d.

struggled

Question number: 37 (9 of 10 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (4) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

changes

b.

differences

c.

replacements

d.

increment

Question number: 38 (10 of 10 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (10) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

discussing

b.

narrating

c.

arguing

d.

unfolding

Passage

In the following passage there are some numbered blanks. Fill in the blanks by selecting the most appropriate word for each blank from the given options.

At markets or at country fairs in the old days, the customer had to be on guard against a dishonest trader. A housewife, for example, wanting ________ (1) ________ buy a live piglet might be ________ (2) ________ a discount if she bought ________ (3) ________ packed one, tied up in a small sack ________ (4) ________ a poke. Anyone who agreed to ________ (5) ________ a pig in a poke was naturally ________ (6) ________ a risk. The pig might be ill ________ (7) ________ even dead: Or it might turn ________ (8) ________ to be not a piglet at all.

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (3) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the

b.

a

c.

an

d.

some

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (4) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

said

b.

known

c.

called

d.

thought

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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (8) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

into

b.

on

c.

out

d.

in

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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (5) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

sell

b.

eat

c.

give

d.

buy

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