Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Bank Preparation 215

Directions (Q. 131-140)In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered.
These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of
which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
On October 2, 1983 the Grameen Bank Project (131) the Grameen Bank. We invited the
Finance Minister to be the Chief Guest at our (132) ceremony. But when the Ministry came to (133)
that the ceremony would take place in a remote district, they said it would not be an (134) place to
launch a Bank and that the ceremony should be (135) in Dhaka so that all the top Government
Officials could (136). We stood firm and (137) to them that we did not work in urban areas so it made
no (138) to have the ceremony in a city (139) we had no borrowers. We had the ceremony in a big
open field with the Finance Minister present as Chief Guest. For all of us who had worked so hard to
(140) this it was a dream come true.

131. a) became b) reorganized c) merged d) named e) converted

132. a) induction b) opening c) closing d) dedicated e) inaugurate

133. a) acquaint b) reveal c) know d) aware e) inform

134. a) obvious b) excellent c) available d) inauspicious e) appropriate

135. a) held b) invited c) assembled d) done e) shifted

136. a) entertain b) present c) accompany d) attend e) involve

137. a) refused b) apologized c) told d) explained e) denied

138. a) point b) difference c) sense d) difficulty e) meaning

139. a) which b) where c) while d) that e) however

140. a) perform b) obey c) achieve d) discover e) built