WBCS Prelims

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2004 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2004

Preliminary Exam
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200
English Version (Collected from Memory)

 

Direction for Questions 1 to 3:

Choose the word most nearly opposite in meaning to the underlined word of the sentences.
1.He spoke in a whisper,
(A) Shout   (B) Rumble    (C) Murmur    (D) Roar

 

2.We had a rich diet there.
(A) Plain   (B) Poor   (C) Simple   (D) Lean

 

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2003 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2003

Preliminary Exam
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200

English Version (Collected from Memory)

 

Direction for Question Nos. I to 3 :
Choose the word nearest in meaning to the underlined part of the sentence.

 

1. The orator spoke in a bombastic manner,
(a) Animated   (b) Sensitive   (c) Pompous   (d) Ardent

 

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2002 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2002

Preliminary Exam
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200
English Version (Collected From Memory)

 

Direction for Questions Nos. 1 to 4 :
Choose the item closest in meaning to the underlined section in the given sentences.

 

1.There was a shadow across his face upon hearing the sad news.
(A) Complextion    (B) Look of gloom   (C) Shade   (D) Gravity,

 

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2001 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2001
Preliminary Exam
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200
English Version (Collected From Memory)

 

Choose the word nearest in meaning to the underlined part of the sentence.
1. The spectacle was most pleasing .
(a) Sight   (b) Impression .  (c) View    (d) Scenery

 

Direction for Question Nos. 2 to 5 :-
Choose the word closest in meaning to the opposite of the underlined part of the sentence.

 

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2006 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2006

Preliminary Exam

Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200

(English Version)

 

1. The man was willing to undertake the work for a consideration.

(A)  Out of sympathy   (B)  Against payment   (C)  Only for a brief period      (D)  On certain terms

 

2. Please put on record my objections to this step

WBCS Preliminary Exam-2009 (Eng Ver)

W.B.C.S EXECUTIVE EXAMINATION, 2009

Preliminary Exam
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes Marks: 200

 

Direction for Question Nos. 1 to 5 From the given options choose the words nearest in meaning to those underlined in the sentences:

1. The children were very vivacious in the play ground.
(A) smiling   (B) sportive   (C) lively/full of life   (D) joyful