English Cloze Test Practice Set 52
Directions (Q. 1-10): In the given passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words/group of words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/ group of words in each case.
He was a Hindu and an Indian, the greatest in many generations, and he was proud of being a (1) and an Indian. To him, India was dear because he had represented throughout the ages certain (2) truths. But though he was (3) religious and came to be called the father of the Nation which he had (4), yet no narrow religious, or national bonds confined his spirit. And so, he became the great internationalist, believing in the essential unity of man, and underlying unity of all religions and the needs of (5).
1. D 2. B 3. B 4. E 5. A