Directions (Q.1-5): In the following passage, there are blanks each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, four words are suggested one of which fits the blank appropriately in the context of the whole passage. Find the appropriate word in each case.
There are several tribes living in East Africa, but the most famous among them is the Massai tribe. The Massai are valiant fighters. They (1) the neighbouring tribes and carry (2) their cattle. Their neighbouring are (3) of them because of their (4) in war. The Kikuyu people (5) to the east of them have left a long strip of the forest as protection against their enemies.
Directions (Q.6-15): Pick out the most effective word from the given choices to fill in the blank to make complete sentences.
Q6. If you have sufficient physical energy, but feel dull, you need a movement pattern to __________ your life force.
Q7. The impulses to move are __________ by the deepest reverberations in your body.
Q8. Intuition is sharpened by learning how to __________ the information that resides within our brains and bodies.
Q9. Awakening your intuition starts with a deep __________ of how your mind and body function as a harmonious unit.
Q10. Here’s how to tell which state you’re in and which fitness activities best __________ your body’s needs.
Q11. Do I need expert advice, or is this well within my __________ to figure out and choose?
Q12. Be careful with money, lest you should have __________ with your kith and kin.
Q13. Some of our most successful prizes have been __________.
Q14. The soldiers are required to observe total ————– of rules.
Q15. We had followed her struggle, deeply __________ by her inner strength and stamina.
(a) Run down
(d) Help up
Sol.’ Raid’ fits in the context correctly.
Sol. ‘carry away’ is correct phrase.
Sol. ‘Afraid’ fits in the context correctly.
Sol. ‘Skill ‘ fits in the context correctly.
Sol. ‘Living’ fits in the context correctly.
Sol. Spark is appropriate word.
Sol. ‘Triggered’ is appropriate word.
Sol. Decode is appropriate word.
Sol. Correlation is appropriate word.
Sol. ‘Address’ fits in the context correctly.
Sol. Domain is correct word.
Sol. ‘Quarrel’ is correct word.
Sol. Controversial- fits in the context correctly.
Sol. compliance-the action or fact of complying with a wish or command.
Sol. Impressed is correct word.