TNPSC English Study Material- Old Question Paper test 1

TNPSC English Test (Questions from Old Question Paper)

1.''Find out the word that has got a wrong prefix.
  1. Invincible
  2. Unaccessible
  3. Indelible
  4. Malnourished
2.Fill in the blanks with a suitable article. The value of ---- Euro is determined according to the conversion rate fixed by eleven European countries in terms of their own currencies.
  1. the
  2. a
  3. an
  4. no article
3.Fill out the blank with suitable preposition given below : The book comprises---seven lessons.
  1. of
  2. for
  3. no preposition
  4. in
4.Complete the sentence with a suitable question tag. Please close the door,
  1. will you?
  2. will he?
  3. can you?
  4. should you?
5.Which one of the following tag questions is incorrect?
  1. Anand likes oranges, doesn't he?
  2. It is raining, isn't it?
  3. I am a teacher, am not I?
  4. He did not break the window, did he?
6.Choose the correct alternative from the options given below : He used to visit us every week, but-----now.
  1. rarely comes
  2. was rarely coming
  3. has rarely come
  4. had rarely come
7.Read the sentence to find out whether there is any error. If there is any error, mark the part A, B, C or D as the case may be. (A)Most of the victims (B)has underwent first aid (C)by the time the ambulance (D)van reached the accident site.
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
8.Fill out the blank with the appropriate conditional : You had better consult a doctor,-------your condition will become worse.
  1. unless
  2. otherwise
  3. provided that
  4. in case
9.Identify the correct sentence from the four options given below :
  1. All that glitters are not gold
  2. All that glitter are not gold
  3. All that glitter was not gold
  4. All that glitters is not gold
10.Which among the following words cannot be used as an adverb?
  1. Well, early, daily, lonely
  2. well
  3. lonely
  4. early

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