WBCS 2015 Question Paper 

1.Select the correct meaning of the idiom underlined below:The singer was not in voice.
 A. Lost voice
 B. To sing well
 C. Had a cough
 D. Sang well
 
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2.Fill in the blank with the correct word:___________ his illness, he attended the function.
 A. Inspite
 B. Due
 C. As of
 D. Despite
 
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3.Fill in the blank with the correct word:The stream was ——— by the waterfall.
 A. fed
 B. fed up
 C. filled
 D. fulled
 
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4.Fill in the blank with the correct word:A ______________ Star was seen in the sky.
 A. strengthening
 B. shooting
 C. shunting
 D. staring
 
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5.‘Puts one in mind’ means:
 A. Resolved
 B. Decided
 C. Reminds
 D. Received
 
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6.‘Book’ may be used with:
 A. Trousers
 B. Insects
 C. Ticket
 D. Painting
 
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7.Choose the correct meaning of the word from the alternatives given below:Genre
 A. A grand tour
 B. A specific category
 C. A chauffeur
 D. A long List
 
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8.Put in a correct Participle in the blank space Mary ___________, we were freed from anxiety.
 A. having arrived
 B. rolling
 C. tattered
 D. being arrived
 
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9.Choose the word opposite in meaning to this word underlined below:The crowd felt stupefied by the lecture.
 A. Engulfed
 B. Entertained
 C. Enthused
 D. Encouraged
 
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10.Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word underlined belowThe silence of the children was sinister.
 A. Catnap
 B. Cacophony
 C. Coarse
 D. Cruelty
 
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