SBI Clerk 29 May 2016


Read the following sentences to find out whether there is any grammatical error in them. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, mark 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)

Question 21

One should always be happy from whatever one has and should not be greedy.

Question 22

My friend lost his temper on the shopkeeper and slapped him.

Question 23

Luxurious and expensive lights were imported from various countries.

Question 24

They were unhappy because the person who had a palace had no gold and the person who had gold had no palace.

Question 25

Despite his poor ×nancial condition, the auto-driver remained honest and hard work.


In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, ×ve words are suggested, one of which ×ts the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds. As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he ...1... and fell into the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a ...2.. he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other ...3... but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. What did you want me to do ?' Save me God,' said Tom. Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' ...4.... Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your waist,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with 'all his ...5.... The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.

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