The blog provides the English Grammar Fill In the Blanks Questions asked in the CDS 2016 English Exam Paper.
Each of the following sentences in this section has a blank space and four words are given after each sentence. Select whichever word you consider most appropriate for the blank space and indicate your response on the Answer Sheet accordingly
English Grammar Fill In the Blanks Questions
Q1. The mounting pressure was so over-whelming that he ultimately _________ to her wish.
(a) yielded in
(b) gave in
(c) cowed in
(d) agreed in
Q2. Gandhiji conceived of the idea of channelizing the powerful currents of the united mass movement so as to give the utmost impetus to the national ________ for independence.
Q3. Creative people are often ________ with their own uniqueness.
Q4. Authority _______ when it is not supported by the moral purity of its user.
Q5. Because of his _______ habits, he could not save much money.
Q6. In a developing country like India some industries will have to be brought within public _______ and control, for other-wise rapid growth of the economy may be impossible.
Q7. Speeding and blocking are traffic offences which lead to ________ accidents.
Q8. A really sophisticated person would never be _______ enough to think that he is always right.
Q9. The robbers fell ______ amongst themselves over the sharing of the loot.
Q10. Socrates was _______ of spreading discontent among young men of Athens and of trying to destroy their faith in the old gods.
Answers for English Grammar Fill In the Blanks Questions
Q1. (b) gave in
Q2. (d) struggle
Q3. (a) obsessed
Q4. (c) crumbles
Q5. (c) extravagant
Q6. (b) ownership
Q7. (d) gruesome
Q8. (b) naive
Q9. (a) out
Q10. (c) accused