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Dear Students, English section Exam is very challenging. SSC exams are just nearby and as we know English Section is as important as other sections. In fact English in SSC CGL Tier 2 exam holds an appreciating weightage of 200 marks which is enough to know the importance of this Section in govt exams.Now SSC CHSL Exam is the next target of the aspirants.You need to gird up your loins to score maximum marks.Today, we are providing Cloze Test Questions Quiz holding a captivating weightage in the exam and improve the efficiency of using apt words and grammar rules. Attempt this quiz, learn effectively and impetus yourself for all the upcoming exams regarding English Section  in just a needed time and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions (1-15):  In the following passage, some of the words have been left out. First read the passage over and try to understand what it is about. Then fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given

William Shakespeare was an English playwright, actor and poet also known as the “Bard of Avon” and often (1)…………. England’s national poet. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward. Written records give little (2)…………. of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life (3)……….. his artistry. All that can be (4)……….. is that, in his 20 years as a playwright, Shakespeare wrote plays that (5)………… the complete range of human emotion and conflict.

Q1.
(a) called 
(b) renown       
(c) said
(d) regards

William Shakespeare was an English playwright, actor and poet also known as the “Bard of Avon” and often (1)…………. England’s national poet. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward. Written records give little (2)…………. of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life (3)……….. his artistry. All that can be (4)……….. is that, in his 20 years as a playwright, Shakespeare wrote plays that (5)………… the complete range of human emotion and conflict.

Q2.
(a) consideration
(b) compendium
(c) indication
(d) instincts

William Shakespeare was an English playwright, actor and poet also known as the “Bard of Avon” and often (1)…………. England’s national poet. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward. Written records give little (2)…………. of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life (3)……….. his artistry. All that can be (4)……….. is that, in his 20 years as a playwright, Shakespeare wrote plays that (5)………… the complete range of human emotion and conflict.

Q3.
(a) folded
(b) molded
(c) drawn
(d) transformed

William Shakespeare was an English playwright, actor and poet also known as the “Bard of Avon” and often (1)…………. England’s national poet. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward. Written records give little (2)…………. of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life (3)……….. his artistry. All that can be (4)……….. is that, in his 20 years as a playwright, Shakespeare wrote plays that (5)………… the complete range of human emotion and conflict.

Q4.
(a) declined
(b) deducted
(c) deduced
(d) shrouded

William Shakespeare was an English playwright, actor and poet also known as the “Bard of Avon” and often (1)…………. England’s national poet. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward. Written records give little (2)…………. of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life (3)……….. his artistry. All that can be (4)……….. is that, in his 20 years as a playwright, Shakespeare wrote plays that (5)………… the complete range of human emotion and conflict.

Q5.
(a) captures
(b) capture
(c) envelopes
(d) wraps up

Named after his family's favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman, Tendulkar wasn't a particularly gifted student, but he'd always (6) ………. himself to be a (7) ……………athlete. He was 11 years old when he was given his first cricket bat, and his talent in the sport was immediately (8)……….. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match. As his (9)…………….grew, he became a sort of (10)…………….figure among Bombay schoolboys.

Q6.
(a) hunched
(b) shown
(c) saw
(d) dressed

Named after his family's favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman, Tendulkar wasn't a particularly gifted student, but he'd always (6) ………. himself to be a (7) ……………athlete. He was 11 years old when he was given his first cricket bat, and his talent in the sport was immediately (8)……….. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match. As his (9)…………….grew, he became a sort of (10)…………….figure among Bombay schoolboys.

Q7.
(a) standout
(b) standup
(c) standard
(d) coerced

Named after his family's favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman, Tendulkar wasn't a particularly gifted student, but he'd always (6) ………. himself to be a (7) ……………athlete. He was 11 years old when he was given his first cricket bat, and his talent in the sport was immediately (8)……….. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match. As his (9)…………….grew, he became a sort of (10)…………….figure among Bombay schoolboys.

Q8.
(a) polished
(b) repudiate
(c) corroborate
(d) apparent

Named after his family's favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman, Tendulkar wasn't a particularly gifted student, but he'd always (6) ………. himself to be a (7) ……………athlete. He was 11 years old when he was given his first cricket bat, and his talent in the sport was immediately (8)……….. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match. As his (9)…………….grew, he became a sort of (10)…………….figure among Bombay schoolboys.

Q9.
(a) gainsay
(b) vapidity
(c) accomplishments
(d) efforts

Named after his family's favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman, Tendulkar wasn't a particularly gifted student, but he'd always (6) ………. himself to be a (7) ……………athlete. He was 11 years old when he was given his first cricket bat, and his talent in the sport was immediately (8)……….. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match. As his (9)…………….grew, he became a sort of (10)…………….figure among Bombay schoolboys.

Q10.
(a) notorious
(b) cult
(c) scum
(d) rich

Born on October 15, 1542 in Umerkot, India, and (11)………… at age 14, Akbar the Great began his military conquests under the (12)………… of a regent before claiming imperial power and expanding the Mughal Empire. Known as much for his (13)……….. leadership style as for his (14)………. , Akbar ushered in an era of religious tolerance and (15)……….. for the arts. Akbar the Great died in 1605.

Q11.
(a) announced
(b) dethroned
(c) supplanted
(d) enthroned

Born on October 15, 1542 in Umerkot, India, and (11)………… at age 14, Akbar the Great began his military conquests under the (12)………… of a regent before claiming imperial power and expanding the Mughal Empire. Known as much for his (13)……….. leadership style as for his (14)………. , Akbar ushered in an era of religious tolerance and (15)……….. for the arts. Akbar the Great died in 1605.

Q12.
(a) sanctum
(b) tutelage
(c) shroud
(d) expedience

Born on October 15, 1542 in Umerkot, India, and (11)………… at age 14, Akbar the Great began his military conquests under the (12)………… of a regent before claiming imperial power and expanding the Mughal Empire. Known as much for his (13)……….. leadership style as for his (14)………. , Akbar ushered in an era of religious tolerance and (15)……….. for the arts. Akbar the Great died in 1605.

Q13.
(a) inclusive
(b) enervate
(c) succumb
(d) evitable

Born on October 15, 1542 in Umerkot, India, and (11)………… at age 14, Akbar the Great began his military conquests under the (12)………… of a regent before claiming imperial power and expanding the Mughal Empire. Known as much for his (13)……….. leadership style as for his (14)………. , Akbar ushered in an era of religious tolerance and (15)……….. for the arts. Akbar the Great died in 1605.

Q14.
(a) war threatening
(b) warmongering
(c) war loving
(d) wanton

Born on October 15, 1542 in Umerkot, India, and (11)………… at age 14, Akbar the Great began his military conquests under the (12)………… of a regent before claiming imperial power and expanding the Mughal Empire. Known as much for his (13)……….. leadership style as for his (14)………. , Akbar ushered in an era of religious tolerance and (15)……….. for the arts. Akbar the Great died in 1605.

Q15.
(a) retreat
(b) appliance
(c) leniency
(d) appreciation



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