12 Jul 2017

Important English Questions on Cloze Test (New Pattern) with Detailed Explanation for KVB PO & Upcoming Exams 2017

Important English Questions on Cloze Test (New Pattern) with Detailed Explanation for KVB PO &  Upcoming Exams 2017
Important English Questions on Cloze Test (New Pattern) with Detailed Explanation for KVB PO &  Upcoming Exams 2017:
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Directions (Q. 1-10):
High ranking military veterans (1)[toying] in politics, after they have had a distinguished career in the Indian armed forces, raises serious issues. (2)[admitting] noble intentions they are bound to get sucked (3)[for] a political minefield, where the principles they upheld for decades could be blown to smithereens. For military personnel in active duty (4)[on] the time this creates a dilemma, since the principles in which they are rigidly grounded no longer seem sacrosanct. While to outsiders it may appear simply (5)[unrelated] that senior military veterans have taken a shine to electoral politics, for those in uniform, it represents a serious conflict of interest. In that context, a former military chief (6)[tread] into the political arena becomes even more disconcerting. In the deep rooted ethos of the Indian armed forces a chief of the army, navy or air force is accorded institutional (7)[praise] befitting a demigod. This is also the case with a former military chief, who symbolizes the institution of the armed forces. So when he embraces electoral politics where (8)[they] value system inevitably gets compromised, it is the institution that feels a betrayal of its principles. “Old soldiers never die, they simply fade away” is an old wartime ballad that captures this ethos, (9)[refuse] these professionals to never give up their value system. And it is well known that the league of Indian Ex-Service Men (IESM) is a vibrant organization that remains in sync with its brethren in uniform. Thus the (10)[kinship] of military veterans too has a reciprocal responsibility to their comrades in uniform.
1). ?

Idle
Dabbling
loitering
poking
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1). Ans:- B
Explanation:- The correct option is ‘dabbling’ as it refers to playing or taking part into.

2). ?
against
although
Despite
Supposing
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2). Ans:- C
Explanation:- ‘Despite’ here refers to inspite of or regardless of.

3). ?
In
On
at
into
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3). Ans:- A
Explanation:- The correct preposition will be ‘in’ as per the context.

4). ?
In
Into
Of
At
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4). Ans:- D
Explanation:- Here, the preposition to be used will be ‘at’ according to the meaning of the sentence.

5). ?
Improper
Irregular
incongruous
inconsistent
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5). Ans:- C
Explanation:- ‘ Incongruous’ refers to be conflicting or contradictory.

6). ?
Ascending
Pace
Descending
Stepping
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6). Ans:- D
Explanation:- In the following part, ‘stepping’ means to move into, which matches with the meaning.

7). ?
Worship
Devotion
Reverence
Disdain
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7). Ans:- C
Explanation:- ‘Reverence’ means, esteem and respect.

8). ?
His
Her
Their
Its
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8). Ans:- A
Explanation:- The correct pronoun will be ‘his’ as in the previous part, ‘he’ is being referred to.

9). ?
Forcing
Imploring
Entreat
Plead
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9). Ans:- B
Explanation:- Here, ‘imploring’ refers to encourage.

10). ?
Fraternity
House
Society
Affiliation
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10). Ans:- A
Explanation:- ‘Fraternity’ means ‘community of people with same characteristics.