Dutch Bangla Bank Probationary Officer-2011

LANGUAGE &COMMUNICATION Part-One

Question: 1 to 5: Fill in the Gaps.

Instruction: For each question, select the word(s)/phrase(s) that appropriately fill(s) in the gap(s)

1. Known for his commitment to noble causes, the philanthropist deserved…………for his ……………

A. Recognition, error

B. reward ,anger

C. admonishment, love

D. credit, altruism

E. None of these

Show Answer

Option-D


Credit, altruism


সে উন্নতচরিত্রের অধিকারী হিসাবে পরিচিত তার প্রতিশ্রুতির জন্য । মানবপ্রেমিক তার পরার্থপরতার উদাহরণ এবং সে সন্মান পাওয়ার যোগ্য।

2. A major concern among Bangladeshi archeologists today is the preservation of our archeological sites, ____ are threatened by development.

A. of which many

B. many of which

C. many of them

D. which many

E. None of these

Show Answer

Option-B


Many of which


বাংলাদেশী প্রত্নতাত্ত্বিকদের মধ্যে আজ একটি প্রধান উদ্বেগের বিষয় হল আমাদের প্রত্নতাত্ত্বিক সাইট সংরক্ষণ যা অনেক উন্নয়ন দ্বারা হুমকির সম্মুখীন হয়।

3. The chemistry lab instructor informed us that the higher the temperature of a molecul———-.

A. the more energy it has

B. than it has more energy

C. more energy has it

D. it has more energy

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-A


the more energy it has


রসায়ন ল্যাবের প্রশিক্ষক আমাদের অবগত করলেন যে অণুর তাপমাত্রা যত বেশি তার শক্তি তত বেশি হয়।

4. Such a —– glance can pay —– attention to details

A. cryptic, close

B. cursory, little

C. fleeting , vigilant

D. keen, scanty

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-B


cursory, little

5. Rarely ———  seen far from water.

A. spotted frogs

B. spotted frogs have

C. have spotted frogs

D. are spotted frogs

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-D


are spotted frogs

Question 6 to 10Identification of Errors

Instruction: For each question, parts of the sentence are underlined & lettered. Decide which underlined part contains the error & mark it. If the sentence is correct as it stands, mark (E). No sentence contains more than one error.

6. Mr. Humayun Ahmed achievedAfame both as a Bwriter orCas a film makerD. No errorE

 

View Answer

Option-C


or

7. Sharks can detectAminute electricalBdischarge comingCform itsDprey. No ErrorE

 

View Answer

Option-D


its

8. In theAarchitecture, a capitalBis the topC portion of a column D . No ErrorE

 

View Answer

Option-A


In the

9. Duck are lessAsusceptible toBinfections thanCother types of poultryD. No ErrorE.

 

View Answer

Option-E


No Error

10. The sum of the allAchemical reactions in an organism’s Bliving cells are Ccalled itsDmetabolism. No Error E

 

View Answer

Option-C


are

 

Questions 11 to 15: Meaning of the Underlined Word/Phrase

Instruction: For each question, select the option that best expresses the meaning of the underlined Word/Phrase.

11. Though his  was a short in the dark, it was a correct one.

A. Guessed one

B. Clever one

C. informed one

D. Quick one

E. None of these

A: Guessed one

View Answer

Option-A


Guessed one

12. Prices of essential goods are rising by leaps and bounds.

A. Slowly

B. At a rate less than inflation

C. quickly

D. Every month

E. None of these

C: quickly

View Answer

Option-


quickly

13. He always tries to makes hay while the sun shines.

A. To make a good harvest

B. To make a good use of the solar energy

C. To use all available techniques to fight

D. To make a good use of the opportunity.

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-D


To make a good use of the opportunity.    

14. He has gone to the United States of America for good.

A. For higher study

B. Forever

C. For traveling

D. In search of fortune

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-B


Forever

15. Many teenagers are going to the dogs because of excessive use of social networking sites in the internet.

A. Getting spoiled

B. Preferring doges as pets

C. Making new friends

D. Playing Farm Ville.

E. None of these

View Answer

Option-A


Getting spoiled

Question 16 to 20: Finding the Alien one from a list words

16. Find the alien word form the list.

A. Diligent

B. Assiduous

C. Industrious

D. Persevering

E. Indolent

View Answer

Option-E


Indolent -অলস

Explanation:

Diligent-পরিশ্রমী

Assiduous-পরিশ্রমী

Industrious  পরিশ্রমী

Persevering -পরিশ্রমী অধ্যবসায়ী

17. Find the alien word form the list.

A. Permanent

B. Perpetual

C. Eternal

D. Momentary

E. Endless

View Answer

Option-D


Momentary-অলস

Explanation:

Permanent-চিরস্থায়ী

Perpetual-চিরস্থায়ী

Eternal-চিরস্থায়ী

Momentary-ক্ষণস্থায়ী

Endless-চিরস্থায়ী

18. Find the alien word form the list.

A. Egoist

B. Boastful

C. Arrogant

D. Immodest

E. Humble

View Answer

Option-E


Humble -নমনীয়,নিরহঙ্কার

Explanation:

Egoist-স্বার্থপর ব্যক্তি,দাম্ভিক

Boastful-অহংকারী,দাম্ভিক

Arrogant-অহংকারী,দাম্ভিক

Immodest-অশোভন, অবিনয়ী

19. Find the alien word form the list.

A. Gallant

B. Gregarious

C. Brave

D. Valiant

E. Valorous

View Answer

Option-B


Gregarious-যূথচর, সঙ্গলিপ্সু

Explanation:

(a) Gallant-সাহসী

(b) Gregarious-যূথচর

(c) Brave-সাহসী

(d) Valiant-বীর,

(e) Valorous-বীরত্বপূর্ণ

20. Find the alien word form the list.

A. Pernicious

B. Mollify

C. Pacify

D. Appease

E. Soothe

View Answer

Option-A


(a) Pernicious-ক্ষতিকর,অপকারী

Explanation:

(a) Pernicious-ক্ষতিকর,অপকারী

(b) Mollify-শান্ত করা

(c) Pacify-শান্ত করা,প্রশমিত করা

(d) Appease-তুষ্ট করা    ,শান্ত করা

(e) Soothe-প্রশমিত করা

Questions 21 to 24: Identification of Missing Word

Instruction: In each of the following sentences, there is one word missing. Your task is to identify the missing word form the given choices.

21. He is famous not only in his village also in the whole country.

A. all over

B. or

C. too

D. but

E. No word is missing

View Answer

Option-B


Explanation:

He is famous not only in his village but also in the whole country.

22. He was interested making a film.

A. in

B. for

C. by

D. color

E. No word is missing

View Answer

Option-A


Explanation:

He was interested in making a film.

23. You should prepare yourself take the examination

A. to

B. good

C. for

D. by

E. No word is missing

View Answer

Option-A


Explanation:

You should prepare yourself to take the examination

24. No sooner had he seen the train he started running.

A. then

B. than

C. been

D. station

E. No word is missing

View Answer

Option-B


Explanation:

No sooner had he seen the train than he started running.