12th and 13th  BCS Priliminary Question Solution

12th BCS Priliminary Question Solution

  1. what is the noun of the Word ‘Waste’?

ANS: Wastage

  1. What is the adjective of the word ‘Heart’?

ANS: Heartening

  1. What is the verb of the word ‘Shortly’?

ANS: Shorten

  1. Who, which, what are:

ANS: Relative pronoun

  1. Who is the greatest modern English Dramatist?

ANS: George Bernard Shaw

  1. Who is the modern philosopher who was awarded Nobel Prize for literature?

ANS: Bertrand Russell

  1. Who is the author of ‘A Farewell to Arms’?

ANS: Ernest Hemingway

  1. Who is the most famous satirist in English literature?

ANS: Jonathan Swifts

  1. “Caesar and Cleopatra” is-

ANS: A play by G. B. Shaw

  1. What is the synonym of ‘Delude’?

ANS: Deceive

  1. What is the antonym of ‘Queer’?

ANS: Orderly

  1. It is too difficult to tolerate bad temper for long. which of the following phrases does best replace ‘tolerate’ in the above sentence?

ANS: put up with

  1. Fill in the blanks :What is the time ———- your watch?

ANS: by

  1. Fill in the blinks: “Give my ___to him”.

ANS: Compliments

  1. Choose the correct sentence:

ANS: Let you and him be witnesses

  1. Choose the correct sentence:

ANS: The police were informed of the matter

  1. Choose the correct one:

ANS: Misspell

 

13th BCS Priliminary Question Solution

  1. We(not have) a holiday since the beginning of the year. which of the following verb forms does best complete the above sentence?

ANS: have not had

  1. If I were you, I (handle) the situation more carefully. which of the following verb forms does best complete the above sentence?

ANS: would handle

  1. It’s time(you, realize) your mistakes. which of the following verb forms does best complete the above sentence?

ANS: you realized

  1. ‘The Rainbow ‘is -.

ANS: a novel by D.H. Lawrence

  1. ‘Tom Jones’ by Henry Fielding was first published in -.

ANS: the 1st half of 18th century

  1. The literary work ‘Kuble Khan’is -.

ANS: a verse by Coleridge

  1. T.S. Eliot was born in -.

ANS: U.S.A

  1. what was the real name of the great American short story writer ,’O’Henry?

ANS: William sydeney porter

  1. select the meaning of the word ‘stagflagation’ –

ANS: economic slow down

  1. what is the meaning of the word ‘scuttle ‘ –

ANS: abandon

  1. what is the meaning of the word ‘stanch’ –

ANS: put an end to

  1. what is the meaning of the word ‘belated ‘ –

ANS: Tardy

  1. what is the meaning of the word ‘sequence’?

ANS: to follow

  1. what is the meaning of the word ‘euphemism’?

ANS: in offensive expression

  1. I have never seen such a slow coach like you, this small work has taken you three full month. what does the idiom ‘a slow coach’ mean?

ANS: a very lazy person

  1. Anything ‘pernicious’ tends to injure or destroy. something which has no such harmful effect is -.

ANS: innocuous

  1. Do not worry, English grammar is not_ to understand._ which of the following does best fit in the blank space?

ANS: too difficult

  1. We have recently entered —- an agreement with Inland co-operative society? which of the following does best fit in the blank space?

ANS: into

  1. The boy from the village said, “I —- starve then beg”.-which of the following best completed the above sentence?

ANS: would rather