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

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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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Appeared in Year: 2013

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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 ________ (2) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

offered

b.

liked

c.

served

d.

preferred

Question number: 44 (6 of 8 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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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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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (1) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

into

b.

to

c.

from

d.

for

Question number: 46 (8 of 8 Based on Passage) Show Passage

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Question

Fill in the blanks at ________ (3) ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the

b.

a

c.

an

d.

some

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