NTA NET English General Ability Higher Questions and Answers Part 2

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Q.16 He is a GENEROUS man.

(a) Stingy

(b) Uncharitable

(c) Selfish

(d) Ignoble

Spotting Errors

  1. In this section. A number of sentences are given, the sentences are underlined in three separate parts and each one is labelled (b) and (c). Read each sentence to find out whether there is an error in any underlined part. No sentence has more than one error. When you find an error in any one of the underlined parts (a). (b) or indicate your response on the separate Answer Sheet at the appropriate space, you may feel that there is no error in a sentence. In that case, letter (d) will signify a β€˜No error’ response.

  2. You are to indicate only one response for each item in your Answer Sheet. (If you indicate more than one response, your answer will be considered wrong.) Errors may be in grammar, word usage or idioms. There may be a word missing or there may be a word which should be removed.

  3. You are not required to correct the error. You are required only to indicate your response on the Answer Sheet.

Examples β€˜P’ and β€˜Q’ have been solved for you.

P. The young Child singed a very sweet song. No error

(a) (b) (c) (d)

Q. We worked very hard throughout the season. No error

(a) (b) (c) (d)

Q.17 Whenever a person lost anything the poor folk around are suspected. No error

(a) (b) (c) (d)

Q.18 Still impressive is that we achieve this selective attention

(a) (b)

through our latent ability to lip - read. No error

(c) (d)

Q.19 As I entered the famous gallery my attention was at once drawn

(a) (b)

to the large sculpture in the corner. No error

(c) (d)

Q.20 Every day before I start work for my livelihood

(a) (b)

I do my prayer. No error

(c) (d)

Q.21 Pooja went to her friend’s house at the appointed hour; but she was told

(a) (b)

that her friend left half an hour earlier. No error

(c) (d)

Q.22 Rekha is enough old to get married. No error

(a) (b) (c) (d)

Q.23 As far as I am concerned, I shall do everything possible to help you. No error

(a) (b) (c) (d)

Q.24 The person in the seat of justice should be absolutely partial

(a) (b)

and not treat his nearest and dearest with favour. No error

(c) (d)

Rearranging Parts of a Sentence

In the following items, some parts of the sentence have been jumbled up. You are required to rearrange these parts which are labelled P. Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence and mark in your Answer Sheet accordingly.

Example Z’ has been solved for you.

Z. Some people believe that the effect is very bad on children of cinema

(P) (Q) (R) (S)

The correct sequence should be

(a) P – S – R – Q

(b) S – P – Q – R

(c) S – R – P – Q

(d) Q – S – R – P

The proper way of writing the sentence is β€˜some people believe that the effect of cinema on children is very bad’. This is indicated by the sequence P – S – R – Q and so (a) is the Correct answer.

Q.25 We are doing to the people to give relief all we can, but more funds are needed

(P) (Q) (R) (S)

The correct sequence should be

(a) P – Q – R – S

(b) R – Q – P – S

(c) Q – P – R – S

(d) S – P – Q – R

Q.26 The man when he was in the office last evening could not finish all his work

(P) (Q) (R) (S)

The correct sequence should be

(a) P – Q – R – S

(b) Q – R – S – P

(c) R – Q – P – S

(d) R – S – P – Q