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Category: GST102

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ATTENTION:

Kindly note that you will be presented with 50 questions randomized from the NOUN question bank. Make sure to take the quiz multiple times so you can get familiar with the questions and answers, as new questions are randomized in each attempt.

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GST102

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1. In the sentence, 'I have been waiting for sometime now' the tense form is_________.

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2. The type of error contained in this sentence 'I was awakened by loud cry' is called ________

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3. In this senetence 'The man THAT YOU SAW YESTERDAY WAS the former President of Nigeria' the capitalised group of words is called a ________

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Complex sentences with ______clauses are deployed in summary writing to make the passage shorter

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5.
In English unlike in Nigerian languages there is not perfect ________ between spelling and sound


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6. A defining relative clause begins with a relative _____

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7. Conferences and seminars help to bring ______ in a particular subject together to present their experiences and views.

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8.
_________________ qualifies nouns 


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9.
A paragraph is a piece of writing which is unified by a central, controlling idea or _____________


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10. The only way you can learn how to summarise is for you to ______

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The English vowels and consonants are very important to ______ spoken English


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12. A long sentence is usually divided into what may be called breath groups, or_________ groups.

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13. Which street d'you live in? is an example of _____ statement.

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14.
Transition devices also bring ___________in a paragraph


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The words "pocket", "pretend" and "docket" all have ____


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16.
Without a proper pronunciation of words, your audience may miss out the ______________ you are trying to express 


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Repetition of_________, ideas and wishes is not necessary in doing a summary


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The use of jargon should be avoided in _____writing

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19. In the sentence, 'She was singing happily' the tense form is __________.

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20.
A letter to your study centre director of your missing scores it is called a letter of _______


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Beginning a paragraph with the topic sentence helps the _________to immediately know what the paragraph is about


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22.
Combining two or three _____of a passage into one will help condense the passage

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The application letter is a _________to an advertisement


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24.
Dictionaries give the ______________ meanings of words


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25.
The tone of your letters should be____________  and considerate


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26. State if this sentence is FORMAL or INFORMAL: She longed for a friend in whom she could confide. _____

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The Memorandum is used for __________communication in an organization


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28. Indicate the sentence type, simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Naturally, Joy does not enjoy chopping firewood, killing mosquitoes, and cooking over an open fire. This is a __________ sentence

 

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29. The word 'important' carries stress on its ________ syllable

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30. The present tense forms of the verb 'do' are ________

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31.
The English language has ______ consonant sounds


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32. Official reports, business letters, legal documents are often written in ______ language.

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33. In the sentence, 'The girl had accidentally been harrassed by the agents’ the tense form is _________

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In Nigeria languages tone that brings about a change in the meaning while in English a change in meaning is as a result of _________


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35. “It is advised that prison conditions should be improved.” What kind of subject is in the sentence?

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Well-articulated discussion is possible with one another because we have adequate _____________


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37.
Apart from _____stress there is also sentence stress

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Connection between the sentences is one of the elements that go into the _________of a good paragraph

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39.
Formal letters are --------- in their styles and phraseology


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A formal letter must have the __________of the sender and the receiver


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41. Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. The art of football commentary was developed along with the sport. The verb is ____

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42. The ________situation of a country determines the way a speech is presented.

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43. Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. The game of football will keep Nigerians glued to their television sets for a long time to come. The verb is _______

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44. Indicate the sentence type, simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Kara loves to go to the beach. This is a  ________ sentence

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45.
In a formal letter, the signature comes before the __________of the sender


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46.
Transition devices is used to link sentences in __________

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47. The opening sentence in a paragraph, states the central __________of that paragraph for the reader.

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48. Fill in the blanks with have or has: _______ he arrived already?

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49. Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. It is preferred to basketball. The verb is ______

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50. One of the following is the correct stress pattern for the word 'commerce'

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