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1. There are —dangerous drivers.
a very lot of
very many of
very much of
a lot of
2. I have read the book—-you lent me.
3. Water boils — you heat it to 100 centigrade.
4. Tell me — that.
whom told you
that told you
who told you
5. I opened the door as soon as I — the bell.
6. I am looking for someone who—play the piano.
can be able to
7. Don’t make a noise while your father—
is being asleep
8. As the sun—-, I decided to go out.
9. He gave up— football when he got married.
10. I have—-interest in the matter.
11. —-is not the only thing tourists want to see.
12. Just now he—his dinner but he says he will see you when he’s finished.
13. The children were entrusted—the care of their uncle.
14. He parted—his friends in tears.
15. ‘I’11 have a cup of tea,’my father said,’Because I’m not hungry.’ Which of the following sentence is the correct indirect speech?
My father said that he will have a cup of tea because he wasn’t hungry.
My father said that he would have had a cup of tea because he wasn’t hungry.
My father said that he would have a cup of tea because he wasn’t hungry.
My father said that he had a cup of tea because he wasn’t hungry.
16. The expression ‘Lingua franca’ means—–.
The common language.
The first language.
The French language.
17. Choose the correct meaning: He raised his eyebrow at my explanation.
show surprise or disapproval.
18. ‘Razzmatazz’ means—
A musical instrument
A well-planned programme
A noisy activity
A musical activity
19. the antonym for ‘Recalcitranr’ —
20. The synonym for ‘Obdurate’——-
21. What would have happened if —–?
The bridge is broken
The bridge would break
The bridge had broken*
The bridge had been broken
22. Explain the meaning of ‘Bring to pass’.
Cause to destroy
Cause to happen*
Cause to carry out
Cause to convince
23. Which of the following sentences is the correct one ?
Paper is made of wood
Paper is made from wood*
Paper is made by wood
Paper is made on wood
24. The word “bounty” is closest in meaning to
25. Give the correct passive form of ‘My teacher embodies all the good qualities’.
All the good qualities are embodied by my teacher.
All the good qualities are embodied in my teacher.*
All the good qualities are embodied to my teacher.
All the good qualities are embodied on my teacher.
26. Choose the correct indirect speech— She asked me, ‘Are you happy in your new job?’
She asked me if I was happy in my new job*
She asked me if I have been happy in my new job
She asked me whether I am happy in my new job
She asked me if I had been happy in my new job
27. The meaning of the word ‘obese’ is —–
28. A person who writes about his own life writes—–
29. Which of the following sentences is correct ?
Why have you done this?*
Why you had done this?
Why you have done this?
Why did you done this?
30. What will be the correct preposition to complete the sentence? ‘I am not good—–translation’
31. Which is the noun of the word ‘beautiful’
32. Fill in the blank with appropriate perposition. ‘Hurry up! we have to go — five minutes.’
33. Identify the imperative sentence.
I shall go to college
Matin is singing a song
It has been raining since morning
34. Fill in the gap with the suitable word : To stay healthy, we must plan to have a balanced—-
35. Choose the correct alternative and mark its letter on your answer sheet. The rich should not look down—the poor .
36. I took a map with me, as I didn’t want to —– my way on the journey.
37. Every driver must be held—his own actions.
38. Through thick and thin’ means
under all conditions*
to make thick and thin
nor clear in understanding
of great density
39. ‘Prior to’ means
during the period of
40. Nobody knocked him down; it was an—–
41. Choose the correct sentence.
Everybody have gone there.
Everybody are gone there.
Everybody has gone there.*
Everybody has went there.
42. Choose the correct sentence.
The train is running in time.
The train is running on time.*
The train is running with time.
The train is running to time.
43. Choose the correct preposition. My brother has no interest—-music.
44. Fill in the blank with right option. I am looking forward—-you.
to have seen
45. Choose the correct form (passive) of — ‘Who will do the work?’
Who will be done the work ?
Who will done the work ?
By Whom will the work be done ?*
Whom will the work be done ?
46. Choose the correct sentence.
I have looked for a good doctor before I met you.
I had looked for a good doctor before I met you.*
I looked for a good doctor before I had met you.
I am looking for a good doctor before meeting you.
47. Fill in the blank with correct preposition. He is devoid—–commonsense.
48. Select the right word. He ran fast lest he —– miss the train.
49. The Arabian Nights—–still a great favourite.
50. Choose the correct preposition. The police is looking—-the case.
51. Choose the correct spelling.
52. Select the correct sentence.
The man was tall who stole my bag.
The man stole my bag who was tall .
The man who stole my bag was tall.*
The man was tall who is stealing tall my bag.
53. Complete the sentence with the correct verb from : ‘Neela—- her hand when she cooking dinner.
54. Choose the correct preposition. The tree has been blown—by the storm.
55. Identify the correct passive form of ‘He is going to open a shop’.
He is being gone to open a shop
A shop is being gone opened by him
A shop will be opened by him
A shop is going to be opened by him*
56. Identify the correct synonym for the word ‘Magnanimous’.
57. Fill in the blank with the correct phrase : —–your shoes before entering the mosque.
58. Fill in the blank with the correct phrase : He—-arrested if he had tried to leave the country.
would have been*
59. Choose the right word to fill the blank : Two of the children have to sleep in one bed, but the other three have—-ones.
60. Choose the right word to fill the blank : The Democratic party’s candidate—–defeat in the small hours of the morning.
61. The proper function of the press is surely to—-the man in the street with facts.
62. Choose the right word to fill the blank : Since his retirement, Mr. Chowdhury, who was a teacher,—–has written four novels.
63. Choose the right word to fill the blank : I should appreciate it if you could complete this work—Thursday.
64. Choose the right word to fill the blank : It will be your task to make sure the —– of traffic is maintained without interruption.
65. ‘Paediatric’ relates to the treatment of :
66. The word ‘ecological’ is related to —-:
67. The correct spelling is —–:
68. A ‘pilgrim’ is a person who undertakes a journey to a ——
A new country
69. A person who writes about his own life writes—-.
70. What is the meaning of ‘White Elephant’?
An elephant of white colour
A black marketer
A very costly or troublesome possession*
71. If we want concrete proof, we are looking for—–.
Something to cover a path
A cement Mixer
72. The lights have been blown—–by the strong wind
73. As the sun —, I decided to go out.
74. Maiden speech means—–.
75. ‘Out and Out’ means—-.
Not at all
76. He divided the money——the tow children.
77. No one can—– that he is clever.
78. Do not make a noise while your father—–?
Is being asleep
79. He gave up —-football when he got married.
80. He has been ill —- Friday last.
81. A rocket flying to the moon does not need wings because—-
it has no engine
space has too much dust
it has no fuel
space is airless*
82. Rubber is notable for its—–
83. Julius Caesar was the ruler of Rome about—–
1000 years ago
1500 years ago
2000 years ago*
3000 years ago
84. The South Pole is located in the —-
85. Tiger : Zoology :: Mars :
86. Break : Repain : : Wound :
87. Frightened : Scream : : Angry :
88. He—– consciousness as a result of his head hitting the car’s dashboard.
89. Only after I —- home, did I remember my doctor’s appointment.
90. When they had their first child, they put—-a large sum for his education.
91. Julia has been ill —three months.
92. We were waiting “for the bus”. The quotation part is —-
a noun phrase*
an infinitive phrase
a prepositional phrase
a verb phrase
93. The word ‘disinterested’ means —-
lack of interest
94. Who did write first english dictionary?
95. New programs will be —next week in Bangladesh Television.
96. The word ‘electorate’ means—–
a body of voters*
97. ‘ Animal Farm’ was written by —-
98. There is no alternative —training.
99. Which sentence is correct?
This is an unique case
This is a unique case*
This is a very unique case
This is the most unique case
100. I cannot —to pay such high prices.
101. Dhaka is becoming one of the —–cities in Asia.
102. He had written the book before he —–
will be retired
103. Rizvi requested Rini —-telephone to attend the meeting.
104. The word ‘precedence’ means —-
105. The prices of rice are —-
106. ‘To get along with’ means —-
107. ‘If winter comes, can spring be far behind?’ These lines were written by—
108. The verb of the word ‘ short’ is —-
109. ‘ light’ is to ‘dark’ as ‘cold’ is to—-
110. Many prefer donating money—— distributing clothes.
111. I have not heart from him—-
for a long time
112. Honey is —– sweet.
113. Your conduct admits —– no excuse.
114. I shall not— the examination this year.
115. They travelled to Savar——-
on their feet
116. He said that he—— be unable come.
117. Neither Rini nor Simi——-qualified for the job.
118. He said that he—–the previous day.
119. He watched the boat——down the river.
120. ‘Sky’ is to ‘bird’ as ‘water’ is to ——
121. ‘Good’ is to ‘bad’ as ‘white’ is to—–
122. ‘Botany’ is to ‘plants’ as ‘Zoology’ is to —–
123. The bad news struck him like a bolt from the —–
124. When one is ‘pragmatic’ he is being—–
125. “Into the —- of death rode the six hundred”.
126. “To be or not to be, that is the—–.”
127. “I have a —– that one day this nation will live out the true meaning of its creed that all men are created equal.”
128. Who wrote the two famous novels,’David Copperfield’ and ‘The Tale of two Cities’?
129. Who wrote the plays, ‘The Tempest’ and ‘The Mid Summer Night’s Dream’?
130. Frightened : Scream : : Angry :
131. In each of the following questions, out of the given alternative, choose the one that best expresses the meaning of the given word : Sporadic—–
133. In each of the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning of the given word : Repeal——
135. In each of the following questions, out of the four alternative, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence : A formal composition or speech expressing high praise of somebody—
136. The word ‘Shrug’ indicating doubt or indifference is associated with—–
137. Fill in the blank in the following sentence by selecting the most appropriate alternative : He is quite —- in dealing with people.
138. They suffered much—-tornado had hit their village.
139. One of the four sentences, given below is grammatically wrong. Choose the wrong sentence :
The land is belonged to an old lady.*
They parted from one another suddenly.
The leader expressed himself forcibly.
Mother bought me an icecream.
140. One of the four sentences, given below is grammatically wrong. Choose the wrong sentence :
He was always arguing with his brother.
His failure resulted for lack of attention.*
When will you write to him about your plan?
Who was the boy you were all laughing at?
141. Choose the correct spelt word :
142. Choose the correct spelt word :
143. Choose the correct spelt word :
144. Of the four alternatives, find the one that best fits into the blank space : While living in poverty, the poet had to —-a great deal of sufferings.
put up with*
145. Wordsworth introduced the readers—-a new kind of poetry.
146. —-his earlier study, the Professor’s new study indicates a general warning trend in global weather.
In contrast of
in contrast to*
In contrast by
In contrast as
147. Only those who are not serious to their success work by —and starts.
148. Of the four alternatives given below, choose the word/words that best fits into the underlined word given in the sentence : ‘One day women will have what has so long been denied them—leisure, money and “room” to themselves’.
149. Crafty men “condemn” studies, simple men admire them and wise men use them.
150. The following idiom is followed by some alternatives, choose the one that best expresses its meaning. To end in smoke—
To create fire
To go through suffering
To come to nothing*
To see fire
151. Choose the correct synonym for— ‘Extempore’
153. Choose the correct antonym for— ‘Oblige’.
155. Select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the given sentence : “We were no more surprised than Rahman”.
We were less surprised than Rahman.
We were all surprised.
Rahman was less surprised than us.
We were as surprised as Rahman.*
156. “Not once has our neighbour invited us into his house”.
Our neighbour has invited us into his house not once but many times.
Our neighbour has never invited us into his house .*
Occasionally our neighbour has invited us into his house .
Our neighbour has not always invited us into his house .
157. Choose a suitable word/phrase ro fill in the blanks of the given sentence : Travellers—–their reservation well in advance if they want to visit the St. Martins island.
had better to get
had to better get
had better get*
had better got
158. After food has been dried or canned—–for later consumption.
it should be stored*
That it should be stored
should be stored
which should be stored
159. Choose the word/phrase that best retains the meaning o f the underlined word/phrase in the given sentence: Despite being a brilliant scientist, he does not seem to “get his ideas across”.
make his ideas understood*
get his ideas down pat
summarise his ideas
put together his ideas
160. What may be considered “courteous” in one culture may be arrogant in another.
161. Identify the incorrect word/phrase indicated by (1), (2), (3) or (4) in the following sentence: “Every” man or woman “should” vote “for” the candidate of “their” choice.
162. Identify the incorrect word/phrase indicated by (1), (2), (3) or (4) in the following sentence: A doctor may be able “to diagnose” a problem “prefect” but he may not able to find a drug “to which” the patient “will respo
to diagnose (1)
to which (3)
will respond (4)
163. Identify the incorrect word/phrase indicated by (1), (2), (3) or (4) in the following sentence: According to experts a good way “to” ” improve” listening skills is “by” “watch” television, specially news and documen
164. Choose the pair of words that expresses a relationship similar to that of the given pair : Words : writer
Laws : policeman
Butter : baker*
Chalk : black board
Joy : emotion
165. Choose the pair of words that expresses a relationship similar to that of the given pair : Patron : support
spouse : divorce
Artist : imitation
Counselor : advice*
Restaurant : customer
166. Choose the pair of words that expresses a relationship similar to that of the given pair : Heart : human
Wall : brick
Hand : child
Kitchen : house
Engine : car*
167. Choose the meaning of the given expressions :
It is likely that we expect bad news.
It is likely to have bad news.
It is likely that nothing bad has happened.*
It is unlikely that nothing bad has happened.
168. A bird in hand is worth two in the bush.
Take what you have got readily available rather than expecting better in the future.*
The seen is better than the unseen.
Promises are better than actuals.
It is no good beating about the bush.
169. The sentence ‘Who would have thought Shylock was so unkind’ expresses—-
170. To ‘raise ones brows’ indicate——
171. Pick appropriate preposition for the following sentence: Noureen will discuss the issue with Nasir—phone.
172. Put appropriate preposition for the sentence below : Some writers sink —- oblivion in course of time.
173. ‘Call to mind’ means—-
174. ‘Pass away’ means—–
175. Pick the word that is synonymous with ‘authoritarian’.
176. The word ‘ permissive’ implies—-
177. Pick the correct part to fill in the gap of the following sentence : Each of the sons followed—– father’s trade.
178. ‘Subject-Verb Agreement’ refers to —–
number, person and gender
number and person*
179. The only error in the sentence ” One of the recommendation made by the committee was accepted by the authorities” is —-
180. ‘The French’ refers to——
the French people*
the French language
the French manners
the French society
181. If a person cannot stop taking drugs, he or she is ——
attached to them
committed to them
addicted to them*
devoted to them
182. The word ‘officialese’ means —
plural number of official
language used in offices*
plural number of office
183. The verb ‘succumb’ means —
184. Fill in the blank with the appropriate part :—- We look forward—-a response from you.
185. If a part of a speech or speech or writing breaks the theme, it is called—–
186. The expression ‘ take into account’ means—–
187. Choose the best translation of ‘ কর্তৃপক্ষ তাকে তিরস্কার করলো’ from the alternatives below——-
The authorities criticised him.
The authorities took him to book.
The authorities gavereins to him.
The authorities took him to task.*
188. “Such claim needs to be tested empirically” suggest that——–
The test should be based on assumption.
The test should be based on idea.
The test should be based on experience.*
The test should be based on calculation.
189. The idiom “put up with” means—-
190. In many ways, riding a bicycle is similar to —–
when one drives a car
the driving of a car
when we drive a car
195. In each of the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence:- A song embodying religious and sacred emotions —–
196. Time after twilight and before night—-
197. Fill in the blanks in the following sentence by selecting the most appropriate alternative from among the four choices given:- Parliamentary democracy demands discipline and —–to the rules.
198. Reason is the highest faculty —- on human by their creator.
199. Rishan walks as if he — lame.
200. One of the four sentences given in each question is grammatically wrong. That alternative is your answer:—-
Laziness is detrimental to success*
Laziness is detrimental for success
He begged the favour of my granting him leave.
Your action is not in conformity with the law
201. One of the four sentences given in each question is grammatically wrong. That alternative is your answer:
He has no desire for fame
I intend to go to Rajshahi*
He is too miserly to part with his money
He has invited me for dinnner
202. Each of the following idioms is followed by some alternative. Choose the one which best expresses its meaning :-
to save oneself
to be self respectful
to keep calm*
None of these
203. To put the cart before the horse—–
to offer a person what he cannot eat
to force a person to do something
to raise obstacle
to reverse the natural order of things*
204. To read between the lines——
to read carefully
to grasp the hidden meaning*
205. In each of the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active (or Passive) voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive (or Active) voice :- I know him.
He is known by me.
He was known to me.
He has been known by me.
He is known to me.*
206. A lion may be helped even by a little mouse.
A little mouse may even help a lion.
Even a little mouse may help a lion.*
A little mouse can even help a lion.
Even a little mouse ought to help a lion.
207. Choose the correctly spelt word:-
208. Choose the correctly spelt word:-
209. Of the four alternatives given under each sentence, find the one that best fits into the blank space :- The horror movie scared them out of their—-
210. The people who carry a coffin a funeral are called—–