Sunday, December 13, 2015

Fill in the Blanks in English for IBPS CWE Exam 2015-16

Complete the sentence with the appropriate word

1. She hadn’t eaten all day, and by the time she got home she was ______.
a. blighted
b. confutative
c. ravenous
d. ostentatious
e. blissful

2. The movie offended many of the parents of its younger viewers by including unnecessary ______ in the dialogue.
a. vulgarity
b. verbosity
c. vocalizations
d. garishness
e. tonality

3. His neighbors found his ______ manner bossy and irritating, and they stopped inviting him to backyard barbeques.
a. insentient
b. magisterial
c. reparatory
d. restorative
e. modest

4. Steven is always ______ about showing up for work because he feels that tardiness is a sign of irresponsibility.
a. legible
b. tolerable
c. punctual
d. literal
e. belligerent

5. Candace would ______ her little sister into an argument by teasing her and calling her names
a. advocate
b. provoke
c. perforate
d. lamente
e. expunge

6. The dress Ariel wore ______ with small, glassy beads, creating a shimmering effect.
a. titillated
b. reiterated
c. scintillated
d. enthralled
e. striated

7. Being able to afford this luxury car will ______ getting a better paying job.
a. maximize
b. recombinant
c. reiterate
d. necessitate
e. reciprocate

8. Levina unknowingly ______ the thief by holding open the elevator doors and ensuring his escape.
a. coerced
b. proclaimed
c. abetted
d. sanctioned
e. solicited

9. Shakespeare, a(n) ______ writer, entertained audiences by writing many tragic and comic plays.
a. numeric
b. obstinate
c. dutiful
d. prolific
e. generic

10. I had the ______ experience of sitting next to an over-talkative passenger on my flight home from Brussels.
a. satisfactory
b. commendable
c. galling
d. acceptable

e. acute

11. Prince Phillip had to choose: marry the woman he loved and ______ his right to the throne, or marry Lady Fiona and inherit the crown.
a. reprimand
b. upbraid
c. abdicate
d. winnow
e. extol

12. If you will not do your work of your own ______, I have no choice but to penalize you if it is not done on time.
a. predilection
b. coercion
c. excursion
d. volition
e. infusion

13. After sitting in the sink for several days, the dirty, food-encrusted dishes became ______.
a. malodorous
b. prevalent
c. imposing
d. perforated
e. emphatic

14. Giulia soon discovered the source of the ______ smell in the room: a week-old tuna sandwich that one of the children had hidden in the closet.
a. quaint
b. fastidious
c. clandestine
d. laconic
e. fetid

15. After making ______ remarks to the President, the reporter was not invited to return to the White House pressroom.
a. hospitable
b. itinerant
c. enterprising
d. chivalrous
e. irreverent