Passage based Questions on English Language SMENQ027

Passage based Questions on English Language SMENQ027

Directions (1 to 10) : In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These members are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate words.

The thrust of the Law Commission’s report is __A__ established on the idea that “the mere existence of difference does not imply discrimination, but is __B__ inference of a robust democracy.” Changes have been mooted to give equal __C__ treatment to children and parents of any gender in guardianship and adoption matters. The juvenile law principle that the child’s best interest is the ‘paramount consideration’ has also been put forward for __D__ universal application. While calling for a wider public debate on its views, the Law Commission has __E__ craved the issue in the most reasonable way possible when it says it has “dealt with laws that are discriminatory rather than providing a uniform civil code which is neither necessary nor desirable at this stage.” In a strict and narrow reading, this goes __F__ with the Directive Principles of State Policy that favour a uniform civil code; also, some court judgments have questioned why such a code was not yet in place.


1. A

A. Faced
B. Founded
C. Graded
D. Traded

2. B

A. Indicative
B. Intuitional
C. United
D. Estimated

3. C

A. Treasure
B. Wealth
C. Tracing
D. No change required

4. D

A. Referral
B. Restrictive
C. Fragments
D. No change required

5. E

A. Created
B. Tempted
C. Enticed
D. Framed

6. F

A. Under
B. Off
C. Against
D. About

Correct Answers:

1. B
2. A
3. D
4. D
5. D
6. C