English by Asadul Asad | May 7, 2018 | 0 comments Welcome to your English Grammar He has been ill ____ Friday last.a) Fromb) Onc) Ind) Since The city Mayor regretted that cyclone SIDR had affected the coastal area so much more dramatically than meteorologists ____.a) had expectedb) expectedc) expected may occurd) none of these What would have happened if ____?a) the bridge is brokenb) the bridge would breakc) the bridge had brokend) the bridge had been broken Put appropriate preposition for the following sentence: Some writers sink ____ oblivion in course of time.a) Onb) Fromc) Unded) Into Many prefer donating money ____ distributing clothes.a) Thanb) Butc) Tod) Without The roads of Chattagram are wider ____. a) than Dhakab) then those of Dhakac) than those of Dhakad) then Dhaka’s The ____ you worry, the better. a) Muchb) Morec) Littled) Less “Illuminate” means ____. a) deviantb) brightenc) illegald) deceptive Choose the correct spelling. a) Inaugurateb) Inaguratec) Inaggurated) Inaugarate What parts of speech is the underlined word? Five years have passed since I met you last. a) Pronounb) Prepositionc) Conjunctiond) Adverb He (to lie) on the bed in the last night. a) Layb) Liedc) Liesd) Lieing I hope he doesn’t ____ his job.a) Lostb) Loosec) Losed) Fail If you make delay, you ____ the train. a) would missb) should missc) shall missd) will miss If I (have) money, I would have been given to you.a) hadb) will havec) haved) had had Which of the following is the synonym of ‘society’? a) Homeb) Communityc) Playgroundd) Country Bangladesh is over populated. Here over populated means ____. a) Too many peopleb) So much peoplec) Many peopled) Too much people Which one is correct?a) Missionaryb) Misionaryc) Misioneryd) Missionery ‘The French’ refers to- a) The French societyb) The French languagec) The French mannersd) The French people In many ways, riding a bicycle is similar to____. a) When drives a carb) Driving a carc) When we drive a card) The driving of a car The plot of the story is so ____ that I can predict the outcome. a) Complicatedb) Theoreticalc) Significantd) Trite The prefix ‘pre’ can be added to- a) Hotb) Heatc) Hatd) Hit In a storm lightning can ____ trees and tall buildings. a) Hitb) Strikec) Attackd) Smash Exposure to different events forces the brain to think ____. a) Happilyb) Differentlyc) Nicelyd) Dangerously The train ____ arrive at 11.30 but it was an hour late. a) Supposed tob) Is supposed toc) Was supposed tod) None Which one of the following is a complex sentence? a) Some students like to study in the morning.b) I hate running, but I like waking.c) They are studying because they have a test in the afternoon.d) Too many cooks spoil the broth. Choose the correct transformation (into compound one) ‘You must work hard to succeed.’ a) If you work hard you will not fail.b) You must work hard for not failing.c) You should work hard to avoid failing.d) You must work hard, or you will fail. Which will complete the sentence correctly? ‘So quickly ____ he reached on time.’ a) Would he run thatb) He ran thatc) Did he run thatd) He ran as Choose the correct sentence. a) I do not want to loose my wallet.b) I do not want to loss my wallet.c) I do not want to lose my wallet.d) I do not want to lost my wallet. The feminine gender of the word “Bull” is- a) Calfb) Ewec) Cowd) Mare I am sorry ____ you last night. a) To disturbb) Disturbingc) To have disturbedd) By disturbing I think he would listen to your logic because he is a ____ man. a) Sensuousb) Sensitivec) Sensuald) Sensible He threatened to ____ her for every penny she had if she tried to break her contract. a) Robb) Suec) Cased) Marry I saw a ____ of monkeys in the forest. a) Groupb) Herdc) Troopd) Flock Use the appropriate tag question of the following sentence ‘Everybody loves the flower, ____?’ a) Don’t theyb) Do theyc) Are not theyd) Does not they Which one is singular? a) Agendab) Bacteriac) Crisesd) Curriculum The feminine form of ‘tailor’ is____. a) Seamstressb) Tailoressc) She-tailord) None of these Your new question!Which of the following sentences are correct? i) He would gladly die for his country. ii) The patient died of cancer. iii) After seeing the test score all his hopes died out. iv) The traveler died in a car accident.a) i, ii & ivb) i, ii & iiic) i, iii & ivd) All of these We should be bound by a code of conduct, ____? a) Shouldn’t web) Is itc) Isn’t itd) Aren’t we Zerin is a scholar, an athlete and ____. a) Artb) Artisticc) An artistd) Artist Choose the wrong sentence from the following. a) The land belongs to my father.b) The land is belonged to my father.c) My father owns the land.d) My father is the owner of the land. If you don’t do it, I won’t do it ____. a) toob) alsoc) justd) either Choose the correct option. a) I’ve coldb) I has code.c) I are cold.d) I am cold. He said that he ____ the previous day. a) Has comeb) Had comec) Camed) Arrived The direct speech of the sentence “He told me that he had killed the bird.” a) He asked to me, “Why did you kill the bird?”b) He said to me, “Why did I kill the bird?”c) He said to me, “He had killed the bird.”d) He said to me, “I killed the bird.” Select the correct passive form: We insist on punctuality in this office. a) Punctuality is insisted on in this office.b) Punctuality be insisted in this office.c) Punctuality should be insisted in this office.d) Punctuality is to be insisted on in this office. One should keep one’s promise. Choose the correct passive form. a) One’s promise should be kept by him.b) A promise should be kept.c) One’s promise should be kept by one.d) One’s promise should be kept by himself. Complete the following sentence: ‘If I had known you were coming ____.’ a) I would go to the station.b) I had gone to the station.c) I would have gone to the station.d) I would be going to the station. Which one best completes the sentence “If I had started earlier, he ____ come in time.” a) Wouldb) Hadc) Would haved) Had had One swallow does not make a ____. a) Winterb) Summerc) Springd) Feast Select the correct sentence. a) He is confident to get a scholarship.b) He is confident of get a scholarship.c) He confident to getting a scholarship.d) He is confident of getting a scholarship. Let’s go back ____ making noodles. a) Tob) Aboutc) Atd) On ‘Out and out’ means ____. a) Not at allb) Bravec) Thoroughlyd) Whole heated To keep one’s head ____ a) To save oneselfb) To be self-respectfulc) To keep calmd) None of these The phrasal verb “write off” means ____. a) To reduce ratesb) To write completelyc) To increase moneyd) To cancel a debt Change the speech. “What do you want?” She asked him. a) She asked him what he wanted.b) She asked him what he wants.c) She asks him what he wants.d) She wanted him. We prayed that she ____ able to return in time. a) Will beb) May bec) Would bed) Being The younger you are, ____ it is to learn. a) The easyb) The easierc) The easiestd) Easier Which sentence is correct? a) He is as good as mine.b) He is as good as me.c) He is as good as myself.d) He is as good as I. Antonym of ‘Perfect’ is ____. a) Spotlessb) Flawedc) Immaculated) Sheer I have never ____ an illness in my life. a) Gotb) Hadc) Takend) Undergone I’ve done it ____ of times. a) Hundredsb) Hundredc) A hundredd) Hundredth Find the correct sentence. a) He has said that what is right.b) He has said which that is right.c) What he has said is right.d) What has he said is right. I didn’t know it was ____ a long way. a) So thatb) Such thatc) Sod) Such Plural form of ‘Deer’ is- a) Deerb) Deornc) Dearined) Deers Choose the correct sentence. a) Fear makes where I stand tremble me.b) Fear makes me tremble where I stand.c) Fear where I stand makes me tremble.d) Fear makes me stand where I tremble. Choose the correct verb form: Central bankers ____ themselves ready to tackle the problem likely to be caused by falling share markets. c) Have shownd) Has shown Pick up the incorrect sentence. a) How long did you live in London?b) When you were in Japan did you eat sushi?c) When I was six I have broken my arm.d) I have never been to Brazil. I’ve no idea ____. a) Where did he go?b) If he did go.c) Did he go?d) Where he went. Which one is the plural fform of ‘madam’? a) Madamsb) Madamesc) Mademd) Mesdames The two types of adjectives are-a) Attributive and relativeb) Predicative and collectivec) Attributive and predicatived) Predicative and alternative Which one is correct?a) Both sentence are correct.b) Judy often reads magazines.c) Judy reads often magazines.d) She arrives always late in the morning. You have two pets, ____?a) Do youb) Have youc) Haven’t youd) Will you Find the odd one out. a) Ownb) Brownc) Drownd) Town The correct sentence is- a) He wears glasses.b) He wears a glass.c) He wears glass.d) He wears a glasses. Which of the following is not a greeting? a) Good morningb) Good afternoonc) Good eveningd) Good night ‘None can do this.’ What is the correct interrogative form of this sentence? a) Can none do this?b) Can anyone do this?c) Who cannot do this?d) Who can do this? ‘I was compelled to do it.’ Active voice of this sentence is- a) Compelled to do it.b) Circumstances compelled me to do it.c) He was compelled.d) Compelling easy but difficult to do. Which one of the following is the correct passive sentence? a) The signal was opened by the traffic police.b) The signal is being opened by the traffic police.c) The signal was being opened by the traffic police.d) The signal was to be opened by the traffic police. ‘Pass away’ means ____ a) Disappearb) Diec) Erased) Fall Time is Up!