Double Blanks in a Sentence Questions and Answers : Verbal ability

1.

Please do not ....... time on such .......... issues. 

   A.) take, significant
   B.) spend, important
   C.) take, vital
   D.) waste, trivial

Answer: Option 'D'

waste, trivial

2.

..........you need a duplicate ration card, you must submit the ........ of your residence. 

   A.) Should, proof
   B.) If, numbers
   C.) Had, guarantee
   D.) Do, number

Answer: Option 'A'

Should, proof

3.

The chairman ......... that you should .......... your help to him to solve the riddles. 

   A.) express, give 
   B.) desires, extend 
   C.) wanted, take 
   D.) mentioned, assist

Answer: Option 'B'

desires, extend 

4.

I shall not be able to ........ the meeting due to the ........ of our. 

   A.) conduct, need
   B.) address, salary
   C.) run, absence
   D.) attend, strike

Answer: Option 'D'

attend, strike

5.

Please do not ....... time on such .......... issues. 

   A.) take, significant 
   B.) waste, trivial
   C.) synchronise, insignificant
   D.) take, vital

Answer: Option 'B'

waste, trivial

6.

He ........... all his money .......... 

   A.) squandered, wisely
   B.) deposited, prudence
   C.) spent, foolishly
   D.) earned, decent

Answer: Option 'C'

Spent, foolishly

7.

It was my ............ that ............... to the serious problem 

   A.) desire, bought
   B.) negligence, led
   C.) fault, lauded
   D.) mistake, subjected

Answer: Option 'B'

negligence, led

8.

If you are ............, you can ............. any task effectively. 

   A.) Interested, avoid
   B.) diligent, perform
   C.) busy, accomplish
   D.) expert, prepare

Answer: Option 'B'

diligent, perform

9.

Because he was ............, he left the party earlier and .......... home. 

   A.) tired, brought
   B.) precarious, approached
   C.) unwell, returned
   D.) ill, contacted

Answer: Option 'C'

unwell, returned

10.

The present system is .............. and needs ............ 

   A.) adequate, betterment
   B.) wrong, improve
   C.) good, no change
   D.) defective, reforming

Answer: Option 'C'

good, no change

11.

An impartial person .......... of others without any ............. 

   A.) likes, reservation
   B.) judges, bias
   C.) blames, prudence
   D.) praises, point

Answer: Option 'B'

judges, bias

12.

A dull student sometimes gets ........... marks than does a ............ students.

   A.) better, mediocre
   B.) good, better
   C.) more, brillant
   D.) less, wiser

Answer: Option ''

more, brillant

13.

Many people coming from villages ............. themselves so ............. that they don't go back 

   A.) enjoy, immensely
   B.) earn, well
   C.) feed, much
   D.) strain, well

Answer: Option 'A'

enjoy, immensely

14.

As I was his ............ companion, he naturally ............. all his comments to me. 

   A.) genuine, told
   B.) fond, contested
   C.) sole, addressed
   D.) best, executed

Answer: Option 'C'

sole, addressed

15.

He expressed ................ for his hasty ............. 

   A.) regret, action
   B.) pleasure, speech
   C.) repentance, movement
   D.) displeasure, win

Answer: Option 'A'

regret, action


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