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Cloze tests asked in SSC CPO 2019 part 2

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In the following passages some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

CLOZE TEST 5

 

I had seen the magic shop from afar several times. I had passed (1)______ once or twice, a shop window of (2)______ little objects, magic balls, magic hens, wonderful cones, magic dolls and all those (3)______ of things. But never had I thought of going in (4)______ one day, Gip hauled me by my finger – right (5)______ to the window.

Q.1 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.
1. them 2. these 3. this 4. It

Q.2 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.

1. alluring 2. allures 3. allured 4. Allure

Q.3  Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.
1. design 2. sort 3. shape 4. Pattern

Q.4 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4.
1. while 2. until 3. after 4. Since

Q.5 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.
1. out 2. up 3. down 4. in

SOLUTION : 


1) ‘It’ fits in the context appropriately. Go with elimination method, rest options can be easily eliminated.

2) To fill the blank (2) ,we need an adjective.Hence ‘alluring’ is our obvious choice.Rest options can be easily eliminated as these are verbs.


3)Sort of which means ‘kind of’ fits in the context appropriately.


4) ‘until’ fits in the context appropriately. Go with elimination method, rest options can be easily eliminated.


5) ‘up to’ fits in the context appropriately. Go with elimination method, rest options can be easily eliminated.

CLOZE TEST 6



After coffee had been served in different-sized cups and mugs, the chief rose (1)______ his place at the head of the table (2)______ a speech of welcome, (3)______ Aziz translated. Scott made a short (4)______, which was applauded even before Aziz had been given the (5)______ to interpret what he had said.

Q.1 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.
1. into 2. on 3. from 4. to

Q.2  Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.
1. make 2. to make 3. makes 4. made

Q.3 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.
 1. whom 2. who 3. which 4. what

Q.4 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4.
1. rejoin2. reply 3. respond 4. retort

Q.5 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.
1. probability 2. moment 3. chance 4. Turning
 
 
CLOZE TEST 7

Central Park Tower has just become the tallest residential building in the world. The views (1)______ this building are amazing. The (2)______ of apartments in this skyscraper are (3)______ as the sky. The cheapest apartment (4)______ at $6.7 million, and the most (5)______ five-bedroom apartment costs $63 million.

Q.1 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.
1. above 2. up 3. from 4. on

Q.2 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.
1. prices 2. bills 3. amounts 4. values

Q.3  Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.
1. as high 2. high 3. higher 4. highest

Q.4 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4.
 1. start 2. started 3. starts 4. is starting

Q.5 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.
 1. extreme 2. economical 3. expensive 4. Excessive
 
 
CLOZE TEST 8

The refugees coming by boat to Italy have already set a record this year. The surge (1)______ partly from the civil war in Syria, which has forced 3 million people to (2)______ their homeland. Europe, peaceful, affluent and comparatively close- is a preferred (3)______. It’s where the desperate meets the developed. Often with the aid (4)______ reckless human traffickers, refugees attempt to cross the waters in rubber dinghies that can (5)______, plunging the occupants into the sea.

Q.1 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1
1. has resulted 2. have resulted 3. is resulted 4. is resulting

Q.2  Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2
 1. fly 2. flee 3. fleet 4. fled

Q. 3 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3
1. purpose 2. destination 3. objective 4. target

Q.4 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4
1. by 2. for 3. of 4. on

Q.5 Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5
1. renege 2. inverse 3. convert 4. capsize
 
Cloze tests asked in SSC Exams 2018-2019

 

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