ENGLISH ENGLISH

Dr. T.K. Jain. AFTERSCHOOOL M: 9414430763 tkjainbkn@yahoo.co.in www.afterschool.tk www.afterschoool.tk
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Fabian Policy ?
• The govt. is adopting fabian policy in Indian economy • It means a policy of cautious persistence.

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Drastic
• Govt should take drastic actions. • Vigorous • Strick

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Dubious
• He has dubious intentions • Doubtfu

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Drudgery
• Are you prepared to do drudgery during your first 5 years to make a great career. • Hard work. • Dull and boring work

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Ecstatic
• Mayank Tawri was ecstatic when he got the results.

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Edible
• Something which can be eaten up.

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Misanthrope
• Anthrope – mankind • Mis – means hatred • Someone who hates mankind

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Mirage
• In Bikaner, you can find mirage everywhere during summer on roads. • It is illusion – where we think there is water – but there is actually no water.

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Miscreant
• A villain

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Punitive
• Punishment • Teacher took punitive measures against miscreant students.

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Puerile
• Childish • As we grow, we leave our peurile attitude,

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Rancor
• Malice • Hatred • We shouldn’t keep any rancor.

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Raucous
• Harsh • He used very raucous language

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Ravage
• To destroy • To plunder • Changez Khan ravaged Delhi for many days.

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Recourse
• Police took recourse to lathicharge • Resort to an action in exigency • An action under pressure.

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Bag of bones?
• Extremely weak person • To get enfeebled.

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To have jaundiced eye?
• To be prejudiced • To favour someone unjustifiably • To be partial

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A fly in the ointment?
• A problem in a difficult situation

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Mother wit?
• Commonsense

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A grass widow
• She is a grass widow, because her husband has been posted to Kargil. • Some lady, whose husband is temporarily away.

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To cut the gordian knot?
• To solve a difficult problem • If anyone can solve reservation issue, he can cut the gordian knot.

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Take up the cudgels?
• To defend vigorously. • To try to face the challenge. • To protect oneself.

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To harp on the same string?
• I harp on the same string, when I request you to read newspaper daily. • To speak on same matter.

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To stick to one’s colour?
• To remain adamant on one’s opinion.

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Fish out of water?
• To be in a very uncomfortable and strange situation.

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Swollen headed?
• To be conceited • To be proud

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A man of straw?
• A man of no substance. • A person without any identity

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To stir up hornet’s nest?
• To invite hostility of some person. • To do something to fight with others.

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Wool gathering?
• He is so busy, as if wool gathering • Being absent minded.

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Kangaroo court?
• Unofficial court • In villages, we can find kangaroo court.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
• • • • • 1 Of the dynamic democratic polity 2 In the late 20th century 3 That is india 4 They are the backbone Correct order: 4-1 – 3- 2.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
• 1 Varying from a low of 50% in Delhi to high of 90% in Bihar. • 2 Preliminary figures show a moderate • 3 60 % voters casting their ballot in 10 states and 4 UTs • 4 Which voted on 27 May. • Correct order: 2 – 3- 4 -1 Ans.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
• 1 That he called spacetime • 2 Single four dimensional arrangement • 3 Brought space and time together in a • 4 Einstein’s theory of relativeity • Correct order: 4-3-2-1.
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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
• 1 Our last destination, Bikaner’s Jail called. • 2 Crawling out of the car, we walked through the iron gates, where many prisoners walked before us. • 3 We landed in the majestic building – which looked more like a palace. • 4 Our guide, an ex-prisoner, showed us his cell. • Correct order: 1 -3 – 2 – 4.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. Experience 2. Is the systematic 3. Science 4. Classification ; of Correct order:3-2-1-4.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. The only creature 2. Man is 3. Endowed with the power of 4. Laughter Correct order: 2-1-3-4

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. Rather by the manner 2. I was impressed 3. Than by his matter 4. Of the speaker Correct order: 2 -1 -4 -3 ans.

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. Of my holiday 2. In a chair 3. With a swollen leg 4. I spent the three last days Correct order: 3- 4 -1-2

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. All the courtiers 2. Told the queens 3. How beautiful she was 4. All the day long Correct order: 4-1-2-3

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. To the rocks below 2. My grip 3. And I was about to plummet 4. On the branch was weakening Correct order: 2 -4-3-1

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Arrange these parts of sentences and make it complete:
1. Such as India 2. Is land 3. The norm of prosperity 4. In a country of peasants Correct order: 4-1-3-2.

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Correct it: hardly I boarded a bus for the railway station, then to my dismay, I remember that I forgot my purse at the home.

• Hardly takes had, and when – not then
• Corrected sentence: • hardly had I boarded a bus for the railway station, then to my dismay, I remembered that I had forgotten my purse at home.

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Correct it: It is calculate that the earth is spinning sun for some 2 thousand mln. Years.
• It has been calculated that the earth has been spinning around the sun for some 2 thousand mln. Years.

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Correct it: he has join National Cadet Corpse.
• • • • Has will take third form = joined Change corpse to corps. Corpse – means dead body Corps – means group.

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Correct it : the rebel was exiled from his country.
• We should use banished – not exiled – here.

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Correct it : the statue was enacted with effect from 1 April 2008.
• Change statue to statute. • Statue is an idol, • Statute is law.

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Correct it: peoples living below poverty line does not get diet.
• Correct sentence is : • people living below poverty line donot get food • Diet is used for planned food – but we are talking about subsistance level – there is no question of diet – it is question of food.

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Correct it : all your problems are imaginative.
• Something imaginative gives you power to imagine. • Problems don’t give power to imagine. • The correct sentence is : • all your problems are imaginary.

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