Al-Arafa Islami Bank Management Trainee Officer-2017

Part I Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Section A: English Language and Communication

Q. (1-5): Find out which underlined parts (a, b, c and d) of the following sentences has an error.

1. The essential basicA ingredient in the creationB of a thunderstorm is a warmC, moist unstableD atmosphere.

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Option: C


a warm হবেনা। শুধু warm হবে।

2. Cell division dependsA the replication of DNA molecules andB the separation of theC products of this replicationD.

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Option: A


depends on হবে

3. Slang, whichA is not generally acceptableB in formal usage, is notable for itsC liveliness, humor and it exaggeratesD.

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Option: D


exaggeration হবে

4. Bonds can provide a steady flowA of incomeB to help of living expensesC, which makes them especially suitable for retired peopleD.

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Option: C


meet living expenses হবে

5. InvestmentA money means to means to put itB into some business project such as operatingC a mine, building a housing complex, or doingD medical research.

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Option: A


To invest money হবে

Q. (6-10): Each question below consists of a word printed in capital letters, followed by four words. Select the word that is most nearly opposite in meaning to the word in capital letters.

6. PRECARIOUS

A. Dangerous
B. Safe
C. Cautious
D. Easy

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Option: B


PRECARIOUS-নিরাপত্তাহীন


Safe- নিরাপদ

7. OBSTINATE

A. Inflexible
B. Prominent
C. Pliable
D. Fashionable

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Option: C


obstinate-একগুঁয়ে


Pliable-নমনীয়

8. PAUCITY

A. Surplus
B. Scarcity
C. Presence
D. Richness

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Option: 


paucity-অভাব


Richness-ঐশ্বর্য

9. EFFEMINACY

A. Aggressiveness
B. Attractiveness
C. Manliness
D. Boorishness

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Option: C


effeminacy-মেয়েলিপনা


manliness-পুরুষালী

10. LUSCIOUS

A. Dry
B. Sour
C. Ugly
D. Stale

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Option: A


luscious-আনন্দদায়ক, রসালো


Dry-নীরস

Q. (11-15): Select the pair that expresses a relationship similar to that expressed in the original pair given in uppercase.

11. SUGAR : SACCHARIN::

A. candy : cake
B. cane : sugar
C. spice : pepper
D. butter : margarine

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Option: D


butter : margarine

12. FLASK: BOTTLE::

A. metal : glass
B. powder : liquid
C. quart : pint
D. brochure : tome

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Option: D


brochure : tome

13. CALIBER : RIFLE::

A. quality : shoot
B. compass : bore
C. gauge : rails
D. cavalry : infantry

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Option: C


gauge : rails

14. SEDATIVE: DROWSINESS ::

A. epidemic : contagiousness
B. vaccine : virus
C. laxative : drug
D. anesthetic numbness

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Option: D


anesthetic numbness

15. CHOP: MINCE::

A. meat : cake
B. axe : mallet
C. cut : walk
D. stir : beat

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Option: D


stir : beat

Q. (16-20): Choose the appropriate words or phrase that best completes the sentence.

16. The professor ———- contemporary journalism for being too ———–.

A. berated, childish
B. criticized, authentic
C. trenchant, penetrating
D. attacked, important

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Option: A


The professor berated -(তীব্র ভর্ত্সনা করা) contemporary journalism for being too childish-(শিশুসুলভ).

17. His remarks were ———– and —————, indicative of his keen and incisive mind.

A. ingenious, noteworthy
B. impartial, apolitical
C. requited, responsible
D. apish, dramatic

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Option: B


His remarks were impartial-(নিরপেক্ষ)and apolitical-(অরাজনৈতিক), indicative of his keen and incisive mind.

18. Customers are entitled to receive additional credit services ———- maintain their account in good standing.

A. because of
B. they can
C. do they
D. as long as they

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Option: D


Customers are entitled to receive additional credit services as long as they maintain their account in good standing.

19. The new machine failed to ———— the garbage; the kitchen was filled to bursting with smelly leftovers.

A. Expand
B. Compact
C. Produce
D. Procrastinate

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Option: B


The new machine failed to Compact-(নিচ্ছিদ্রভাবে জমাট বাঁধা) the garbage; the kitchen was filled to bursting with smelly leftovers.

20. ———— information is encoded effectively in the memory, it may not be easily recalled when necessary.

A. The
B. Unless
C. That
D. So that

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Option: B


Unless information is encoded effectively in the memory, it may not be easily recalled when necessary.