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English Quizzes For IBPS SO Prelims 2022 – 9th December


Directions (1-5): In each of the following questions a grammatically correct and meaningful sentence is given and four words are put in BOLD. One of these four words may be misspelt. You have to identify the misspelt word and chose the appropriate option as your answer. If all the words are correctly spelt, then mark ‘All Correct’ as your answer.

Q1. When he knoked the door he was excited and smiled with joy to meet his son.

  • Knoked
  • Excited
  • Smiled
  • Son
  • All Correct



Q2. As political parties get busy selecting candidetes for the Assembly election in Rajasthan, Pradesh Congress Committee president Sachin Pilot shares his party’s plans.

  • Committee
  • Political
  • All Correct
  • Candidetes
  • Congress


Q3. Pakistan recovered from losing five wickets before lunch to post a respectabl 282 and then remove two of Australia’s openers before close of play on the opening day.

  • Recovered
  • Respectabl
  • Openers
  • Opening
  • All Correct


Q4. Most corrupt bookes in international cricket are Indians: ICC official

  • Official
  • International
  • Bookes
  • Corrupt
  • All Correct


Q5. On a day of high drama, two young women, a journalist and an activist, were forced to abandon their attempt to enter the Sabarimala tample on Friday.

  • Drama
  • Journalist
  • Abandon
  • Tample
  • All Correct


Directions (6-10): In each of the questions given below an idiom/phrase is written. Five options are given below each such idiom/phrase which MAY describe its meaning. You have to choose the option which best describes the meaning of the phrase/idiom.

Q6. Bird’s eye view

  • To look into the bird’s eyes
  • Look from an aeroplane
  • Look down from the sky
  • An overview or a general view
  • None of these


Q7. Call it a day

  • To stop working on something
  • To say ‘day’
  • To tell everyone that it is your day
  • To work for a full day
  • None of these


Q8. Hang in there

  • To hang inside the house
  • To not give up
  • To hang from a wall
  • To start a new venture
  • None of these


Q9. Go back to the drawing board

  • Start drawing something
  • To setup your own drawing board
  • None of these
  • To set up your own work
  • To start again from the start


Q10. Miss the boat

  • To lose your sailing passport
  • To miss your target
  • Being too late to take advantage of an opportunity
  • To make hole in your own boat
  • None of these


Directions (11-13): Choose the word which is most SIMILAR in meaning to the word printed in bold below.



  • Relieve
  • Force
  • Tension
  • Release
  • Excitement



  • Relaxation
  • Lawful
  • Wealth
  • Straining
  • None of these



  • Look
  • Watch
  • Strange
  • Reward
  • Visualize

Directions (14-15): Choose the word which is most OPPOSITE in meaning to the word printed in bold below.


  • Revamp
  • Cripple
  • Break
  • Unimportant
  • None of these



  • Trifle
  • Minor
  • Closed
  • Important
  • None of these



S1. Ans.(a)


S2. Ans.(d)


S3. Ans.(b)


S4. Ans.(c)


S5. Ans.(d)


S6. Ans.(d)

Sol. BIRD’S EYE VIEW – An overview or a general view

S7. Ans.(a)

Sol. CALL IT A DAY – To stop working on something

S8. Ans.(b)

Sol. HANG IN THERE – To not give up

S9. Ans.(e)

Sol. GO BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD – To start again from the start

S10. Ans.(c)

Sol. MISS THE BOAT – Being too late to take advantage of an opportunity

S11. Ans.(c)

Sol. DISTRESS – Suffering that affects the mind or the body

TENSION – A feeling that makes you unable to relax

S12. Ans.(a)

Sol. LEISURE – Time when one is not working or occupied; free time.

S13. Ans.(e)

Sol. ENVISAGE – Contemplate or conceive of as a possibility or a desirable future event; form a mental picture of (something not yet existing or known)

VISUALIZE – Form a mental image of; imagine

S14. Ans.(a)

Sol. IMPAIR ­- Weaken or damage something

REVAMP – An act of improving the form, structure, or appearance of something.

S15. Ans.(d)

Sol. TRIVIAL – Of little value or importance



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