MTS 21 13-07-2022 Shift 1 Previous Year Paper English Language PDF


Question 1

Select the correctly spelt word.
Select the correctly spelt word.

Options

A

Destarct

Destarct

B

Distract

Distract

C

Disstract

Disstract

D

Distarct

Distarct


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Distract

Distract


Question 2

Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select 'No improvement required'.

In India, processed foods becomes popular in the 20th century.
Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select 'No improvement required'.

In India, processed foods becomes popular in the 20th century.

Options

A

become popular at

become popular at

B

became popular in

became popular in

C

become popularity in

become popularity in

D

No improvement required

No improvement required


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

became popular in

became popular in


Question 3

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Impure
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Impure

Options

A

Concentrated

Concentrated

B

Sterile

Sterile

C

Contaminated

Contaminated

D

Segregated

Segregated


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Sterile

Sterile


Question 4

Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select ‘No improvement required’.

You are looking so pretty on these black outfit.
Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select ‘No improvement required’.

You are looking so pretty on these black outfit.

Options

A

No improvement required

No improvement required

B

pretty in this

pretty in this

C

prettiest with those

prettiest with those

D

prettier in these

prettier in these


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

pretty in this

pretty in this


Question 5

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

This cruise ship ______ in November and December.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

This cruise ship ______ in November and December.

Options

A

sails

sails

B

sells

sells

C

sales

sales

D

seals

seals


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

sails

sails


Question 6

The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains a grammatical error.

If you plant a seed, / you will be noticed / that it takes some / time to grow.
The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains a grammatical error.

If you plant a seed, / you will be noticed / that it takes some / time to grow.

Options

A

that it takes some

that it takes some

B

you will be noticed

you will be noticed

C

time to grow

time to grow

D

If you plant a seed

If you plant a seed


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

you will be noticed

you will be noticed


Question 7

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

He is the patient ______ called you in the morning.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

He is the patient ______ called you in the morning.

Options

A

who

who

B

which

which

C

whom

whom

D

that

that


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

who

who


Question 8

The following sentence has been divided into parts. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

They finally did what / we advice them to do / before the final match.
The following sentence has been divided into parts. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

They finally did what / we advice them to do / before the final match.

Options

A

They finally did what

They finally did what

B

before the final match

before the final match

C

we advice them to do

we advice them to do

D

No error

No error


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

we advice them to do

we advice them to do


Question 9

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

Many people like playing cricket, but _____________ my opinion, it is too chaotic.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

Many people like playing cricket, but _____________ my opinion, it is too chaotic.

Options

A

with

with

B

for

for

C

in

in

D

from

from


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

in

in


Question 10

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Overrun
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Overrun

Options

A

Invade

Invade

B

Inundate

Inundate

C

Surrender

Surrender

D

Storm

Storm


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Surrender

Surrender


Question 11

The following sentence has been divided into parts. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

The mountain lion is / one of the slyest and more / elusive animals in the woods.
The following sentence has been divided into parts. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

The mountain lion is / one of the slyest and more / elusive animals in the woods.

Options

A

The mountain lion is

The mountain lion is

B

one of the slyest and more

one of the slyest and more

C

elusive animals in the woods.

elusive animals in the woods.

D

No error

No error


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

one of the slyest and more

one of the slyest and more


Question 12

Select the most appropriate meaning of the underlined idiom in the given sentence.

He is foaming at the mouth about the committee's decision.
Select the most appropriate meaning of the underlined idiom in the given sentence.

He is foaming at the mouth about the committee's decision.

Options

A

to not recognize something good

to not recognize something good

B

to cause damage to someone

to cause damage to someone

C

to be upset about something that happened in the past

to be upset about something that happened in the past

D

To be enraged and show it

To be enraged and show it


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

To be enraged and show it

To be enraged and show it


Question 13

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.

Back on one’s feet
Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.

Back on one’s feet

Options

A

Relive previous moments

Relive previous moments

B

Well or successful again

Well or successful again

C

To support the losing side

To support the losing side

D

Forced to begin something again

Forced to begin something again


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Well or successful again

Well or successful again


Question 14

Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

Clandestine
Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

Clandestine

Options

A

Undercover

Undercover

B

Ornate

Ornate

C

Blatant

Blatant

D

Open

Open


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Undercover

Undercover


Question 15

Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the given group of words.

Made in imitation so as to be passed off fraudulently as genuine
Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the given group of words.

Made in imitation so as to be passed off fraudulently as genuine

Options

A

Authentic

Authentic

B

Staunch

Staunch

C

Deliberate

Deliberate

D

Counterfeit

Counterfeit


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Counterfeit

Counterfeit


Question 16

Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

Probe
Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

Probe

Options

A

Invite

Invite

B

Push

Push

C

Search

Search

D

Motivate

Motivate


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Search

Search


Question 17

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

Many people may not find the rewards ______ with the time and effort required.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

Many people may not find the rewards ______ with the time and effort required.

Options

A

cautious

cautious

B

commensurate

commensurate

C

gleeful

gleeful

D

insignificant

insignificant


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

commensurate

commensurate


Question 18

Select the correctly spelt word.

Select the correctly spelt word.


Options

A

Trancition

Trancition

B

Emergense

Emergense

C

Psychologist

Psychologist

D

Envisaige

Envisaige


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Psychologist

Psychologist


Question 19

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

If we don't reverse course now, will anyone take anything we say about justice and ___________ with any seriousness for decades to come?
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

If we don't reverse course now, will anyone take anything we say about justice and ___________ with any seriousness for decades to come?

Options

A

wickedness

wickedness

B

righteousness

righteousness

C

dishonesty

dishonesty

D

mediation

mediation


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

righteousness

righteousness


Question 20

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

If you want to save your money, start living an ______ life.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

If you want to save your money, start living an ______ life.

Options

A

improper

improper

B

economical

economical

C

indulgent

indulgent

D

extravagant

extravagant


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

economical

economical


Question 21

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 1.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 1.

Options

A

imbibed

imbibed

B

issued

issued

C

extracted

extracted

D

accused

accused


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

issued

issued


Question 22

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 2.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 2.

Options

A

from

from

B

since

since

C

to

to

D

for

for


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

for

for


Question 23

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 3.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 3.

Options

A

situated

situated

B

located

located

C

set

set

D

deposited

deposited


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

set

set


Question 24

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 4.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 4.

Options

A

late

late

B

soon

soon

C

blind

blind

D

long

long


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

soon

soon


Question 25

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 5.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.

The Ministry of Defence has (1) ______ the formal Government Sanction Letter (2) ______ grant of permanent commission (PC) to women officers in the Army. “In anticipation, the Army Headquarters had (3) ______ in motion a series of preparatory actions for conduct of the Permanent Commission Selection Board for affected women officers. The Selection Board will be scheduled as (4) ______ as all affected Short Service Commissioned (SSC) women officers exercise their option and complete (5) ______ documentation,” the Army said in a statement.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 5.

Options

A

unnecessary

unnecessary

B

requisite

requisite

C

optional

optional

D

gratuitous

gratuitous


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

requisite

requisite


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