GROUP 2A 2016 PAPER Questions & Answers: part1



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Following Multiple choice objective type questions and answers will help you as a free online coaching for your TNPSC written exam preparation for 2017. These are useful study materials collected from previous year question papers. :

1.Identify the statement that best explains the use of metaphor in"laugh till the game is played;and be you merry,my friend".

laughter is compared to a merry-making game
game is compared to a merry friendship
life is compared to laughter and merry making
life is compared to a game

2."Into the dreary desert sand of dead habit" What figure of speech can be identified in the aforesaid line from the poem."Where the mind is without Fear"?

Oxymoron
Synecdoche
Assonance
Alliteration

3."Now drops that floated on the pool Like pearls,and now a silver blade"
What figure of speech can you find in the underlined part of the

Personification
Metonymy
Metaphor
Transferred epithet

4.Which one of the following compound-nouns is wrong?

Coat-of mails
Governors-general
Runners-up
Grown-ups

5.Find out the odd word from the list given below:

common
strange
usual
regular

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