SBI PO Mains English Cloze Test 14

While preparing for any Bank, Insurance or Government Exams one of the biggest challenges the aspirants face is preparing for the  Cloze Test. Cloze Test is one of the recurring topics under the English Language section of various competitive exams. It tests a candidates understanding of the passage, grammatical skills and vocabulary, and like RC, it is one of the most scoring topics under the English Language section.To ace the Cloze Test questions you will have to practice and solve them regularly. Keep this point in mind, we have started a new series –Practice Cloze Test. In this series, we are going to provide you with Free Cloze Test Questions esp. for upcoming exams like, SBI PO Mains, LIC ADO, IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, etc. regularly. So, let’s begin with English Cloze Test 14.

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English Cloze Test 14

Directions for Questions 1 to 10: In the following ‘passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered.’ These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blanks appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

The world’s climate has always changed and species have evolved accordingly to survive it. The surprising fact about the (A) between evolution and global warming (B) that it is rot linear. (C) temperatures alone are not (D) of evolution. Evolution is also the, (E) of seasonal changes. As the environment (F) those species which don’t adapt (G) to exist. But the sheer (H) of manmade climate change to day is (I). ‘Bad things are happening’ and by one (J) global warming could threaten up to one-third of the world’s species if left unchecked. In fact a lot of the species which will be able to survive are the ones we consider pests like insects and weeds.

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  1. A

(1) difference

(2) similarity

(3) argument

(4) relationship

(5) alliance

  1. B

(1) being

(2) seems

(3) mainly

(4) besides

(5) is

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  1. C

(1) However

(2) Mounted

(3) Rising

(4) Elevating

(5) Inclining

  1. D

(1) means

(2) triggers

(3) responses

(4) threats

(5) stimulus

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  1. E

(1) result

(2) precursor

(3) resistance

(4) cause

(5) provocation

  1. F

(1) conserves

(2) stifles

(3) predicts

(4) changes

(5) emerges

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  1. G

(1) continue

(2) halt

(3) cease

(4) terminate

(5) discontinue

  1. H

(1) Dluck

(2) value

(3) collapse

(4) pace

(5) attention

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  1. I

(1) threatened

(2) pursued

(3) unprecedented

(4) record

(5) debated

  1. J

(1) forecast

(2) chance

(3) pattern

(4) occasion

(5) imagination

Answer key

Q1.    Q2.    Q3.    Q4.    Q5.    Q6.    Q7.    Q8.    Q9.    Q10.
4 5 3 1 2 4 3 4 5 1

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