English Model Paper Set for Indain Air Force Group-X Exam Practice
Directions (1-3) : Pick out the correct synonyms for each of the following
(a) attach (b) disconnect (c) bond (d) subtract
(a) devastation (b) creation (c) wealthy (d) decrease
(a) hide (b) conceal (c) mask (d) reveal
Directions (4-6) : Pick out the correct antonyms for each of the following
(a) Artificial (b) actual (c) pure (d) veritable
(a) rise (b) dismount (c) deign (d) fall
(a) state (b) signify (c) intimate (d) involve
7. Change the following into Indirect Speech:
The teacher said. “She has made a terrible mistake”.
(a) The teacher said that she had made a terrible mistake.
(b) The teacher said that he had made a terrible mistake.
(c) The teacher said that she has made a terrible mistake.
(d) The teacher said that I had made a terrible mistake.
8. Change into Active Voice: A chair was handed her by him.
(a) He handed her a chair. (b) He was handed her a chair.
(c) She handed him a chair. (d) None of these.
9. Change into comparative degree:
The sun is the hottest star in the solar system.
(a) The sun is more hotter than any other star in the solar system.
(b) The sun is hotter than any other star in the solar system.
(c) The sun is hotter than all other star in the solar system.
(d) The sun is hotter than any other stars in the solar system.
O. Spot the error which is in one part of the sentence.
Hardly did she went (a) / out of her house (b) / when the postman came
(c) / with the telegram. (d) / No error. (e)
11. Pick out the wrong spelt word
(a) dissatisfied (b) changeable
(c) amature (d) leisure
l2. Give one word-A person who wastes his money on luxury.
(a) luxuriant (b) luxurious
(c) extravagant (d) stingy
13. Pick out Feminine word for -Abbot
(a) Abess (b) Abbess : (c) Abbotess (d) Abbotrix
14. Give masculine word for-Goose
(a) Geese (b) Gander (c) Gender (d) Goosess
15. Give plural form for-Mrs
(a) Messrs (b) Mrses (c) Mr (d) Mesdames
16. Give plural form for the word-M an-servant
(a) Man-servants (b) Men-servant
(c) Men-servants (d) Maid-servant
Directions (17-21) : Fill in the blanks with suitable words from the given alternatives.
17. The shephered looked …………………his sheep.
(a) at (b) into (c): up (d) after
18. We waited for her for……………… hour.
(a) an (b) the (c) a (d) No article
19. He is the wiser …………………….the two.
(a) than (b) then (c) of (d) in
20. Half of the mango………………. rotten.
(a) is (b) are (c) were (d) have
21. The police were trying to control the ………………….
(a) pack (b) mob (c) committee (d) gang
Directions (22-25) : Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.
A beautiful and very successful actress was the star of a new musical show. Her home was in the country but she did not want to have to go back there every night, So she rented an expensive flat in the centre of the city,
placed order for some beautiful furniture and hired a man to paint the rooms in new colours. It was very difficult to get tickets for her show, because everybody wanted to see it. So she decided to give the painter two of the best seats. She hoped that would make him work better and more willingly for her.
He took the tickets without saying anything and she heard no more about him until the end of the month, when she got the painter’s bill. At the bottom of it were the words: (four hours watching Miss Hall sing and dance Rs. 60), with this note, (after 5 p.m I charge Rs. 15/- an hour instead ofRs.10/-)
22. Why did Miss Hall change her house?
(a) She did not want to go back to her country house every night.
(b) She wanted to live in the city.
(c) She wanted to go back to her country house every ight.
(d) Because she wanted to paint the rooms.
23. What did she want the painter to do for her?
(a) She did not want the painter to paint her rooms in new colours.
(b) She wanted the painter to watch her rooms.
(c) She wanted the painter to paint her rooms in new colours.
(d) She wanted the painter to buy a flat for her.
24. Why did the painter want extra money?
(a) He wanted extra money as payment for watching Miss Hall’s
(b) He wanted extra money as payment for watching the Flat.
(c) He wanted extra money as payment for painting the rooms.
(d) He wanted extra money as payment for driving her car.
25. Give a suitable heading to this passage.
(a) A clever painter (b) A new musical show
(c) An expensive Flat (d) A clever actress
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