Ordering of Sentences


Direction: In each of the following questions, a sentence has four portions marked P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Rearrange it in the proper sequence in order to make a meaningful sentence.

  1. (P) to the total cost of the product
    (Q) in reasonable proportion
    (R) advertising costs
    (S) are no longer
    1. RSQP
    2. RPQS
    3. RQSP
    4. PSRQ

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    RSQP

    Correct Option: A

    RSQP


Direction: In each of the following questions, the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

  1. 1. I boarded a bus from Tilak Nagar to the Railway Station.
    P. It was very embarrassing when people looked at me as if I was a fool.
    Q. The conductor came and I asked for a ticket.
    R. I was very happy to occupy a seat as I was sure that my journey will be comfortable.
    S. He told me that I had boarded a wrong bus.
    6. But the conductor was kind enough to tell me that I could get down on the next-stand and get bus to the station.
    1. PSRQ
    2. SPQR
    3. PQSR
    4. RQSP

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    RQSP

    Correct Option: D

    RQSP



  1. 1. Rohit went to the airport to see off his friend.
    P. He explained that he had lost his bag in the crowd.
    Q. Rohit asked him why he was worried and anxious.
    R. Just then, a policman was seen with a teenager who had a bag in his hand.
    S. The friend appeared worried and anxious about something.
    6. They told the policeman about their lost bag and claimed it.
    1. QSPR
    2. RPSQ
    3. PQRS
    4. SQPR

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    SQPR

    Correct Option: D

    SQPR


  1. 1. A film director decided to make a romantic film.
    P. A long spell of audition was conducted to find a suitable heroine.
    Q. Mr. Mohan Lal was signed as the hero of the film.
    R. The director wanted a new face for the heroine of his film.
    S. Finally, he selected a young school girl for his film.
    6. The film was a box office hit.
    1. QRPS
    2. QPSR
    3. RPSQ
    4. RPQS

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    QRPS

    Correct Option: A

    QRPS



  1. 1. Little indeed is known of the origin of English literature.
    P. This has not prevented some scholars from writing their "lives" from hints in the texts themselves.
    Q. So far as poets are concerned, again, little or nothing is known beyond the names of two of them.
    R. We can be certain that poetry made its appearance long before the first prose was written down.
    S. Critics have also relied on scanty contemporary references, and also a mass of conjecture that cannot be described as intelligent.
    6. Not withstanding the mists, old English literature has an amazing richness.
    1. PQRS
    2. SRQP
    3. PRQS
    4. RQPS

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    RQPS

    Correct Option: D

    RQPS