English Cloze Test New Pattern with Detailed Explanations (Day-16)

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Banking Awareness Quiz 3.00 PM
Reasoning Puzzles & Seating 4.00 PM
Daily Current Affairs Updates 5.00 PM
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English Language (New Pattern Questions) 8.00 PM
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English Cloze Test – SBI Clerk Exam New Pattern

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Direction (1-10): In a passage given below there are 10 blanks, each followed by a word given in bold. Even blank has four alternative words given in options (A), (B), (C) and(D). You have to tell which word will best suit to the respective blank. Mark (E) as your answer if the word given in the bold after the blank is your answer i.e   “No change requires”.

Mushrooms are__(1)_[ ranked]__ as vegetables in the food world, but they are not technically plants. They __(2)_[happen]__to the fungi kingdom. Although they are not vegetables, mushrooms _(3)_[grant]___several important nutrients. Consuming fruits and vegetables of all kinds has long been associated with a reduced risk of many lifestyle-related health conditions.

Increasing consumption of whole, unprocessed foods, like mushrooms, _(4)_[materialize]__ to decrease the risk of obesity and overall mortality, diabetes, and heart disease.

Mushrooms are high in antioxidants, just like carrots, tomatoes, green and red peppers, pumpkins, green beans, zucchini, and other whole foods. Antioxidants _(5)_[been]_chemicals that get rid of free radicals, a type of chemical that can harm a person’s body cells, potentially leading to cancer.

Selenium is a mineral that is not present in most fruits and vegetables but can be found in mushrooms. It_(6)_[assists]_ a role in liver enzyme function, and helps detoxify some cancer-causing compounds in the body. Additionally, selenium prevents inflammation and also decreases tumor growth rates.

The fiber, potassium and vitamin C content in mushrooms all contribute to cardiovascular health. Potassium and sodium _(7)__[effort]_together in the body to help regulate blood pressure. Consuming mushrooms, which are high in potassium and low in sodium, helps to lower blood pressure and decrease the risk of high blood pressure and cardiovascular diseases.

When buying mushrooms at the market, _(8)_[desire]__ones that are firm, dry, and unburied. Avoid mushrooms that appear slimy or withered. Store mushrooms in the refrigerator and do not wash or trim them until ready for use.

Wild mushrooms have _(9)__[being]__part of the human diet for several centuries, but uncultivated wild mushrooms may pose a risk to those unable to distinguish between those safe to eat and those that are dangerous for consumption.

Eating wild mushrooms that are toxic to humans can cause severe illness. Studies _(10)_[might]_also shown that some wild mushrooms contain high levels of heavy metals and other harmful chemicals.

  1. ?
  1. graded
  2. grouped
  3. classified
  4. arranged
  5. No change required

2) ?

  1. approach
  2. occur
  3. appear
  4. belong
  5. No change required

3) ?

  1. supply
  2. provide
  3. present
  4. bestow
  5. No change required

4) ?

  1. appear
  2. build up
  3. happen
  4. occur
  5. No change required

5) ?

  1. has
  2. have
  3. at
  4. are
  5. No change required

6) ?

  1. compete
  2. join in
  3. plays
  4. played
  5. No change required

7) ?

  1. work
  2. labour
  3. vocation
  4. exertion
  5. No change required

8) ?

  1. wish
  2. take
  3. decide
  4. choose
  5. No change required

9) ?

  1. be
  2. been
  3. are
  4. may
  5. No change required

10) ?

  1. should
  2. may
  3. has
  4. have
  5. No change required


Direction (1-10):

1)Correct Answer is: c)

Explanation: according to the sentence “classified” will be used as it means “to categorized” something.

2)Correct Answer is: d)

Explanation: according to the sentence “belong” will be used as it means “fit in”.

3)Correct Answer is: b)

Explanation: according to the sentence “provide” will be used as it means “to give”.

4)Correct Answer is: a)

Explanation: according to the sentence “appear” will be used as it means “come into view”.

5)Correct Answer is: d)

Explanation: “are” will be used as the subject is “plural”.

6)Correct Answer is: c)

Explanation: “plays” will be used as it mean “to cooperate”.

7)Correct Answer is: a)

Explanation: “work” will be used as it means “to perform a job”.

8)Correct Answer is: d)

Explanation: according to the sentence “choose” will be used as it means “to select”.

9)Correct Answer is: b)

Explanation: after “have” we use third form of verb so “been” will be used.

10)Correct Answer is: d)

Explanation: as the sentence is in present perfect so “have” will be used.

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