Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – The water that made up ancient lakes

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Odd One Out - The water that made up ancient lakes Verbal Ability - Odd One Out Five sentences related to a topic are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a meaningful and coherent short paragraph. Identify the odd one out. Question 1. The water that made up ancient lakes and perhaps an ocean was lost. 2. Particles from the Sun collided with molecules in the atmosphere, knocking them into space or giving them an electric charge that caused them to be swept away by the solar wind. 3. Most of the plan

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – Neuroscientists have just begun

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Odd One Out - Neuroscientists have just begun Verbal Ability - Odd One Out - Q2

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – People who study children’s language

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Verbal Ability - Odd One Out - People who study children's language Verbal Ability - Odd One Out Five sentences related to a topic are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a meaningful and coherent short paragraph. Identify the odd one out. Question 1. People who study children's language spend a lot of time watching how babies react to the speech they hear around them. 2. They make films of adults and babies interacting, and examine them very carefully to see whether the babies show any signs of understanding wha

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – This visual turn in social media

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Parajumble - This visual turn in social media Verbal Ability - Parajumble - Q4 The five sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4,5) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper order for the sentences to solve the parajumble. Question 1. This visual turn in social media has merely accentuated this announcing instinct of ours, enabling us with easy-to-create, easy-to-share, easy-to-store and easy-to-consume platforms, gadgets and apps.

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – The study suggests that the disease

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Parajumble - The study suggests that the disease Verbal Ability - Parajumble - Q3 The five sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4,5) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper order for the sentences to solve the parajumble. Question 1. The study suggests that the disease did not spread with such intensity, but that it may have driven human migrations across Europe and Asia. 2. The oldest sample came from an individual who lived in so

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – Scientists have for the first time

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Parajumble - Scientists have for the first time Verbal Ability - Parajumble - Q2 The five sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4,5) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper order for the sentences to solve the parajumble. Question 1. Scientists have for the first time managed to edit genes in a human embryo to repair a genetic mutation, fuelling hopes that such procedures may one day be available outside laboratory conditions. 2. The c

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – The process of handing down

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Parajumble - The process of handing down Verbal Ability - Parajumble - Q1 The five sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4,5) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper order for the sentences to solve the parajumble. Question 1. The process of handing down implies not a passive transfer, but some contestation in defining what exactly is to be handed down. 2. Wherever Western scholars have worked on the Indian past, the selection is ev

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Verbal Ability – Summary – For each of the past three years

December 28th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Summary - For each of the past three years Verbal Ability - Summary - Q3 The passage given below is followed by four summaries. Choose the summary that best captures the author's position. Question For each of the past three years, temperatures have hit peaks not seen since the birth of meteorology, and probably not for more than 110,000 years. The amount of carbon dioxide in the air is at its highest level in 4 million years. This does not cause storms like Harvey - there have always been storms and hurricanes along

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Verbal Ability – Summary – A translator of literary works

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Verbal Ability - Summary - A translator of literary works Verbal Ability - Summary - Q2 The passage given below is followed by four summaries. Choose the summary that best captures the author's position. Question A translator of literary works needs a secure hold upon the two languages involved, supported by a good measure of familiarity with the two cultures. For an Indian translating works in an Indian language into English, finding satisfactory equivalents in a generalized western culture of practices and symbols in the original wo

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Verbal Ability – Summary – “To me, a classic means”

December 27th, 2019 by

Verbal Ability - Summary - "To me, a classic means" Verbal Ability - Summary The passage given below is followed by four summaries. Choose the summary that best captures the author's position. Question To me, a "classic" means precisely the opposite of what my predecessors understood: a work is classical by reason of its resistance to contemporaneity and supposed universality, by reason of its capacity to indicate human particularity and difference in that past epoch. The classic is not what tells me about shared humanity—or, more t

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