31st and 32st BCS Priliminary Question Solution

31st BCS Priliminary Question Solution

  1. In each of the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one that best expresses the meaning of the given word:- Sporadic

ANS: Scattered

  1. In each of the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one that best expresses the meaning of the given word:- Omnipotent

ANS: Supreme

  1. In each of the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word:- Repeal

ANS: Enact

  1. In each of the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word:- Equity

ANS: Bias

  1. In each of the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence:- A formal composition or speech expressing high praise of somebody-

ANS: eulogy

  1. The word ‘Shrug’ indicating doubt or indifference is associated with-

ANS: Shoulders

  1. He is quite _ in dealing with people.

ANS: diplomatic

  1. They suffered much _ tornado had hit their village.

ANS: since

  1. Choose the wrong sentence:

ANS: The land is belonged to an old lady

  1. Choose the wrong sentence:

ANS: His failure resulted for lack of attention

  1. Choose the correctly spelt word:-

ANS: Voluntary

  1. .Choose the correctly spelt word:-

ANS: Accelerate

  1. Choose the correctly spelt word:-

ANS: Tsunami

  1. Which living in poverty,the poet had to _ a great deal of sufferings

ANS: put up with

  1. Wordsworth introduced the readers _ a new kind of poetry.

ANS: to

  1. _ his earlierstudy,the Professor’s new study indicates a general warning trend in global weather.

ANS: In contrast to

  1. Only those who are not serious to their success work by _ and start.

ANS: fits

  1. Of the four alternatives given below, choose the word/words that best fits into the underlined word given in the sentence: – One day ‘women willhave has so long been denied them _ leisure, money and room to themselves.

ANS: Liberty

  1. Crafty men condemn studies, simple men admire them and wise men use them.

ANS: Denounce

  1. To end in smoke-

ANS: To come to nothing

32nd BCS Priliminary Question Solution

? select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the given sentence: “We were no more surprised than Rahman”

উত্তর : We were as surprised as Rahman

? Select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of given sentence: “Not once has our neighbour invited us into his house.”

উত্তর : Our neighbour has never invited us into his house

? Choose the meaning of the given expression: “No news is good news”

উত্তর : It is likely that nothing bad has happened

? choose the meaning of the given expression: “A bird in hand is worth two in the bush.” the future

উত্তর : Take what you have got readily available rather than expecting better in the future

? The sentence “Who would have thought Shylock was so unkind” expresses

উত্তর : wonder

 

? Synonym for “Extempore” –

উত্তর : Impromptu

? Synonym for “Menacing”

উত্তর : Alarming

? choose the word/phrase that best retains the meaning of the underlined word/phrase in the given sentence – Despite being a brilliant scientist, he does not seem to “get his ideas across”

উত্তর : make his ideas understood

? choose the word/phrase that best retains the meaning of the selected word/phrase: What may be considered “courteous” in one culture may be arrogant in another.

উত্তর : gracious

? identify the incorrect word/phrase in the following sentence: ‘Every’ man or woman ‘should’ vote ‘for’ the candidate of ‘their’ choice.

উত্তর : their

? Antonym for “Oblige”

উত্তর : Censure

? Antonym for “Cynical” –

উত্তর : Liberal

? Choose the pair of words that expresses a relationship similar to that of the given pair: WORDS:WRITER

উত্তর : Butcher: baker

? Choose the pair similar to the given pair: Patron:Support

উত্তর Counselor:advice

? Choose the similar relationships like given: Heart::Human

উত্তর : Engine::Car

? Choose a suitable word/phrase to fill in the blanks of the given sentence. Travelers — their reservation well in advance if they want to visit the St. Martins island.

উত্তর : had better get

? Choose the suitable word/phrase to fill the blanks. After food has been dried or canned — for later consumption.

উত্তর : it should be stored

? Identify the incorrect word/phrase: A doctor may be able “to diagnose” a problem “perfect” but he may not able to find a drug “to which” the patient “will respond”

উত্তর : perfect

? identify the incorrect word/phrase: – According to experts a good way “to” “improve” listening skill in “by” “watch” television, specially news and documentaries.

উত্তর : watch

 To ‘raise ones brows’ indicate-

উত্তর : disapproval