English Usage Previous Year Questions (CAT) - Set 0007


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    Question 6

    Choose the best alternative among the four

    British Airspace has been focusing on building European links.

    a. concentrating on creating European links
    b. pursuing ways of building European connectivity
    c. stressing on building European links
    d. focusing on forging European links  (CAT 1998 )


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    Answer: Option D


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    Question 7

    Choose the best alternative among the four

    The appetite of banks for funds was lost under the onslaught of the slowdown, corporates refused to borrow even as bank deposits flourished.

    a. bank deposits flourished
    b. bank deposits swelled
    c. bank deposits were enhanced
    d. bank deposits flummoxed   (CAT 1998 )


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    Answer: Option B


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    Question 8

    Choose the best alternative among the four

    The 8th-century revival of Byzantine learning is an inexplicable phenomenon, and its economic and military precursors have yet to be discovered.

    a. a phenomenon yet to be discovered
    b. a phenomenon incompletely explained
    c. an inexplicable phenomenon
    d. an unidentifiable phenomenon   (CAT 1998 )


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    Answer: Option C


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    Question 9

    Choose the best alternative among the four

    The management can still hire freely but cannot scold freely.

    a. cannot scold at will
    b. cannot give umbrage
    c. cannot take decisions to scold
    d. cannot scold willfully    (CAT 1998 )


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    Answer: Option A


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    Question 10

    Choose the best alternative among the four

    Many people mistake familiarity for a vulgar style, and suppose that to write without affectation is to write at random speed.

    a. is to write at random
    b. is to write randomly
    c. is to write fast
    d. is to do speed writing  (CAT 1998 )


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    Answer: Option A


 

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