Tnpsc General English Online Model Test 7

General English Online Model Test 7

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Question 1
In December 1994 she was selected by NASA out of________ applicants as an astronaut candidate in the 15th group of Astronauts.
A
2692
B
2693
C
2962
D
2964
Question 2
Who fellow the first mail flights in India
A
JRD Tata
B
HJ Bhabha
C
Abdul Kalam
D
Rakesh Sharma
Question 3
Select the correct tense Here______ (come) Hamlet
A
had come
B
comes
C
will come
D
came
Question 4
I_____ (talk) to my mother, when the guests arrived.
A
talks
B
talked
C
is talking
D
was talking
Question 5
Figure of speech: In solitary confinement as complete as any goal.
A
simile
B
personification
C
metaphor
D
allusion
Question 6
Till the bridge you will need be formed, till the ductile anchor hold
A
simile
B
personification
C
metaphor
D
oxymoron
Question 7
I crave the law the penalty & forfeit of my bond - correct synonyms
A
lose
B
withdraw
C
continuation
D
implement
Question 8
“Shylock, there’s thrice thy money offered thee” who said this?
A
Antonio
B
Bassanio
C
Portia
D
Antony
Question 9
“Why is the paddy not lush and robust enough? Didn’t you use fertilizers?” who said this?
A
Kutty Chovan
B
Kutty Mapila
C
Outhakutty
D
Kesavan Nair
Question 10
All the things happening now befitting a puncha kandam – who said this?
A
Kutty Chovan
B
Kutty Mapila
C
Outhakutty
D
Kesavan Nair
Question 11
Use the correct word to fill in the blank spaces Look Shantha is going to________ from the table
A
slip
B
sleep
C
slept
D
sleeping
Question 12
William Wordsworth an eminent poet of
A
Freevense
B
Nature
C
Peoples
D
War
Question 13
Poem – The solitary Reaper “Yon solitary Highland loss”. In this lines the Highland means
A
Netherland
B
Scotland
C
Cucumber land
D
long is land
Question 14
Match the following:
  • a)Giovanni de Empoli   1) Italian Renaissance painter
  • b)Botticelli    2) Town in central Italy
  • c)Moliere      3) Fictional Painter
  • d)Empoli       4) French dramatist
A
a-4, b-1, c-3, d-2
B
a-3, b-1, c-4, d-2
C
a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4
D
a-4, b-3, c-2, d-1
Question 15
Which poem these lines occur? “Echoes fade and memories die Autumn frosts have slain July”
A
Sonnet 116
B
Going for water
C
Piano
D
Is life but a dream
Question 16
Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide” these are the words of
A
Robert Frost
B
Khalil Gibran
C
F. Joanna
D
Emerson
Question 17
______ is not a Nobel prize winner
A
Rudyard Kipling
B
William golding
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Pearl S. Buck
Question 18
The poem ‘O captain! My captain’ was published in
A
1864
B
1866
C
1865
D
1867
Question 19
Who told the following statement? “Tolerance is the highest results of education”
A
Dr. Abdul Kalam
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Helen Keller
D
Subash Chandra Bose
Question 20
H.W. Longfellow’s poem “The psalm of life” is a piece of
A
prayer
B
encomium
C
appeal
D
advice
Question 21
The period of William Wordsworth is
A
1770-1850
B
1807-1882
C
1836-1907
D
1840-1928
Question 22
What is a refrain?
A
The first line of a poem that is repeated in all stanzas
B
The repetition of a line (or) lines within a poem at given intervals
C
The first line & the last line are one and the same the last stanza
D
The last two lines of the first stanza and the last two lines of the last stanza are one and the same
Question 23
Match the following
  • a) Takazhi Sivasankaran pillai 1) Sonnet 116
  • b) William Shakespeare 2) Kutty Chovan
  • c) Douglas Malloch 3) Is life but a dream
  • d) Lewis Carroll 4) Be the best
A
a-2, b-1, c-4, d-3
B
a-1, b-2, c-4, d-3
C
a-2, b-1, c-3, d-4
D
a-4, b-1, c-2, d-3
Question 24
Brutus is an honourable man - Identify the sentence pattern
A
SVC
B
SVO
C
SVIO
D
SVDO
Question 25
Name the poem is which the following lines appear No Nightingale did ever chaunt More welcome notes to weary bands
A
A Psalm of life
B
Going for water
C
Ade to a nightingale
D
The solitary reaper
Question 26
Identify the sentence which is in the superlative degree
A
All his colleagues are senior to him
B
The nearest railway station is two kilometers from here
C
My knife is sharper than yours
D
Of the two evils, choose the less
Question 27
You are the mouth and lips of eternity
A
alliteration
B
onomatoepia
C
metaphor
D
personification
Question 28
About the fun of flying
A
alliteration
B
onomatoepia
C
metaphor
D
personification
Question 29
In the boom of the tingling stringe
A
alliteration
B
onomatoepia
C
metaphor
D
personification
Question 30
The ship has weather’d every rack.........
A
alliteration
B
onomatoepia
C
metaphor
D
personification
Question 31
The right plural form for the word underlined in the following sentence is: John speaks without basis
A
basises
B
basics
C
basal
D
bases
Question 32
Identify the correct degree No other metal is as useful as iron
A
comparative
B
positive
C
superlative
D
none
Question 33
Identify the poem in which this lines occurs The music in my heart I bore
A
The flying wonder
B
In search a friend
C
Laugh and be merry
D
The solitary reaper
Question 34
I like to eat maize Replace the under lined word with its American equivalent
A
Candy
B
Chips
C
Corn
D
Cookies
Question 35
Select the correct question tag My mother cooks well
A
did she
B
doesn’t she
C
does she
D
don’t she
Question 36
In solitary confinement as complete as any goal “Solitary” refers to
A
being alone
B
a pain
C
a group
D
a dormitory
Question 37
Match the following
  • a) Electro + executive            1) Heliport
  • b) Helicopter + airport          2) smog
  • c) Smoke + fog                         3) telex
  • d) Tele printer + exchange   4) electrocute
A
a-2, b-4, c-1, d-3
B
a-4, b-1, c-2, d-3
C
a-3, b-2, c-1, d-4
D
a-1, b-3, c-4, d-2
Question 38
A boat beneath a sunny sky Lingering onward dreamily What is lingering on word?
A
a ship
B
a sunny sky
C
a fish
D
a boat
Question 39
Fill in the blanks with correct homophones I paid the_______ to go to the______
A
fare, fair
B
fair, fine
C
fare, fear
D
fair, fare
Question 40
How many plays have been written by the famous playwright William Shakespeare?
A
37
B
38
C
36
D
27
Question 41
Mention the theme observed in the poem “Be the Best”
A
Optimism
B
Naturalism
C
Humanism
D
Existentialism
Question 42
Which one of the following literary works is concerned with “Global warming”?
A
Migrant bird
B
The sun beam
C
To the land of snow
D
Gaia tells her tale
Question 43
Kalpana Chawla was born in
A
Pakistan
B
Karnal
C
New Delhi
D
New York
Question 44
Error Identify Raghu prefers milk than tea
A
Raghu
B
prefers
C
milk
D
than tea
Question 45
Fill in the blanks with gerund _____ is his favorite pastime
A
To read
B
Reading
C
The read
D
Read
Question 46
The twin towers of the world trade centre is situated in
A
New York
B
New Delhi
C
New Jensey
D
New Zealand
Question 47
Match the following
  • a) diminish             1) confusion
  • b) negotiation        2) reduce
  • c) bewilderment  3) generous
  • d) benevolent       4) bargain
A
a-4, b-3, c-1, d-2
B
a-3, b-2, c-4, d-1
C
a-2, b-4, c-1, d-3
D
a-1, b-3, c-4, d-2
Question 48
Choose the correct synonym He had been summoned by the commissioner
A
asked
B
called
C
sent
D
subjugated
Question 49
Choose the correct synonym The door looks gleamy
A
bold
B
lazy
C
shine
D
fool
Question 50
Choose the correct synonym I was too young at 16 to frightened by anything
A
surprised
B
filled with fear
C
empowered
D
in great joy
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