(Paper) CMAT Question Paper "English"

(Paper) CMAT Question Paper "English"

Direction (1 – 5) : In the following passage, the first and the last parts of the sentence are numbered 1 and 6.

The rest of the sentence is split into four parts and named, P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the parts and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer and blacken the appropriate rectangle in the Answer Sheet.

Q.1) 1. Making ourselves

P. our language
Q. part of growing into
R. masters of
S. is an important
6. full manhood or womanhood

(1) PSRQ
(2) SQPR
(3) RPSQ
(4) PRSQ

Q.2) 1. The very first battle they fought

P. and they had to fall back
Q. cross the border
R. was lost
S. letting the enemy
6. an enter the country

(1) RQSP
(2) RPSQ
(3) QRPS
(4) QPRS

Q.3) 1. A nation

P. the material assets it possesses
Q. is not made by
R. and collective determination
S. but by the will
6. of the people

(1) PQRS
(2) QPSR
(3) RSPQ
(4) SRPQ

Q.4) 1. When the Governor

P. the bell had rung
Q. justice should be immediately
R. he ordered that
S. found out why
6. done to the horse

(1) RSPQ
(2) PQSR
(3) SPRQ
(4) SQRP

Q.5) 1. When you ponder over

P. that the only hope
Q. you will realize
R. of world peace lies
S. the question deeply
6. in the United Nations

(1) QRSP
(2) SPQR
(3) SQPR
(4) RSPQ

Direction (6 – 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. Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.

The language problem is not solved by deciding the medium of instruction in the education institutions. The problem is 81. between State Governments still 82. At present, each State Government is 83 the process of 84 the 85 language as the medium for 86 purposes. Then the need for a stable language for 87 communication 88. Moreover, the Central Government shall 89 adopt a particular language for 90 own official work.


(1) communication
(2) information
(3) intimation
(4) decision


(1) stays
(2) remains
(3) resides
(4) rests


(1) into
(2) through
(3) with
(4) in


(1) adapting
(2) imposing
(3) thrusting
(4) adopting


(1) local
(2) mother
(3) regional
(4) foreign


(1) governmental
(2) officious
(3) administrative
(4) religious


(1) inter-state
(2) regional
(3) international
(4) intra-state


(1) come up
(2) rises
(3) crops up
(4) persists


(1) having to
(2) have to
(3) had been
(4) have been