English Cloze Test Quiz For Bank

Given the state of (1) life in our country today-where corruption, violence and intolerance are increasingly (2) in day to day interactions-isn’t it (3) time that (4) made a concerted effort to teach values? The very first (5) from many is that values cannot be taught, they need to be (6) Ideally, values must be taught by people who are (7) to lead by example. Fortunately for us, Indian culture has ensured that good role (8) can still be found (9) our midst. We only need to (10) in on them.

1.
(1) my
(2) their
(3) social
(4) night
(5) Public

2.
(1) sordid
(2) practical
(3) evident
(4) theoretical
(5) tense

3.
(1) long
(2) high
(3) quantum
(4) quality
(5) depressing

4.
(1) educationists
(2) players
(3) politicians
(4) artists
(5) government

5.
(1) suggestion
(2) objection
(3) proclamation
(4) temptation
(5) emotion

6.
(1) studied
(2) tried
(3) learned
(4) imbibed
(5) experienced

7.
(1) thrilling
(2) willing
(3) declaring
(4) considering
(5) trying

8.
(1) players
(2) actors
(3) models
(4) reversal
(5) leading

9.
(1) amongst
(2) between
(3) above
(4) like
(5) against

10.
(1) ten
(2) bang
(3) zero
(4) hit
(5) smart

Answers:

1. 5, 2. 3, 3. 2, 4. 1, 5. 2, 6. 4, 7. 2, 8. 3, 9. 1, 10. 3.

English Cloze Test 20 Jan 2016

The donkey has always been looked on ___1___ the less impressive cousin of the horse. It ___2___ rather silly with its big, floppy ___3___ and short, sturdy legs. It also makes an unbecoming loud braying ___4___. Probably ___5___ of its appearance and bray, it is always ___6___ in folktales as a silly creature.

Yet, donkeys that live ___7___ the wild are fine-looking and well-built creatures. They are sociable and ___8___ an average lifespan longer than ___10___ of horses. Wild donkeys can (10) even faster than horses. They are ___11___ patient than horses, more evenly-tempered and more willing to ___12___ tedious jobs that involve going ___13___ and from the ___14___ place.

The donkey was the first animal domesticated by ___15___ as a beast of burden. In ancient ___16___, the donkey was used frequently as a ___17___ of transport in Palestine. Perhaps the best honour ___18___ to this humble animal is the ___19___ that Jesus ___20___ Jerusalem riding on a donkey.

Answers

1. as 2. looks 3. ears 4. noise 5. because 6. portrayed 7. in 8. have 9. that 10. run 11. more 12. do/perform 13. to 14. same 15. man 16. times 17. means 18. given 19. fact 20. entered