انگریزی کی کچھ دلچسپ باتیں

1۔ انگلش زبان کے جس بھی لفظ کے شروع یا درمیان میں “q” ہوگا تو اْسکے بعد ہمیشہ “u” آئے گا۔
2۔ “Dreamt” انگلش میں وہ واحد ایسا لفظ ہے جو “mt” پر ختم ہوتا ہے اس کے علاوہ انگلش میں کوئی ایسا لفظ نہیں جو’’mt‘‘پرختم ہو۔
3۔ “Underground” انگلش زبان میں واحد لفظ ہے جو “Und” سے شروع اور “Und” پر ہی ختم ہوتا ہے۔اس کے علاوہ انگلش میں کوئی ایسالفظ نہیں جو’’Und‘‘سے شروع ہواور’’Und‘‘پرختم ہو۔
4۔ پوری انگلش زبان میں صرف چار الفاظ ایسے ہیں جو “dous” پر ختم ہوتے ہیں
Tremendous, Horrendous, Stupendous, & Hazardous
5۔ آکسفورڈ ڈکشنری کے مطابق انگلش زبان کا سب سے بڑا لفظ۔۔!
“pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis” یہ ہے جو کہ پھیپھڑے کی ایک بیماری کا نام ہے۔
6۔ “Therein” انگلش کا ایک ایسا لفظ ہے جس سے دس الفاظ نکل سکتے ہیں۔۔!
, The, There, He, In, Rein, Her, Here, Ere, Therein, Herein
7۔ Key بورڈ پر صرف بائیں ہاتھ کی انگلیوں سے ٹائپ ہونے والا سب سے بڑا بامعنی لفظ “Stewardesses” ہے۔
8۔ ہم اپنی روزمرہ گفتگو میں (ok) کا لفظ بہت استعمال کرتے ہیں لیکن بہت سے افرادکواس کی تاریخ کے بارے میں معلوم نہیں ہوگا۔کہ یہ کیوں بولاجاتاہے ۔اِس کی تاریخ کچھ یوں ہے کہ ایک امریکی صدر “اینڈریو جیکسن” نے all correct کے غلط ہجے یعنی oll kurrect استعمال کرتے ہوئے اس کے ابتدائی حروف o.k کو پاپولر بنا دیا۔
9۔ بہت سے افرادکوانگریزی میں دنیا کے براعظموں کے نام یادکرنے میں دشواری پیش آتی ہے۔ جن کویادکرنے کاایک آسان ساطریقہ یہ ہے۔کہ اگر انگریزی میں لکھیں تو سوائے America , North اور South کے ہر براعظم کا نام جس انگریزی کے حرف سے شروع ہوتا ہے، اسی پر ختم ہوتا ہے۔
1۔ Asia۔۔۔2۔ Africa۔۔۔3۔ America۔۔۔4۔ Antarctica۔۔۔5۔ Europe۔۔۔6۔ Australia
10۔ “Typewriter” کا لفظ ہی وہ واحد بامعنی لفظ ہے جو Key بورڈ کی صرف پہلی قطار کے حروف کے اندر اندر ٹائپ کر سکتے ہیں۔
11۔ خدا حافظ کہنے کے لیے انگریزی کا لفظ “Good Bye” استعمال ہوتا ہے جس کی اصل “God be with you”ہے۔
12۔ انگریزی میں “Silver” اور “Orange” ہی دو ایسے الفاظ ہیں جن کا کوئی ہم قافیہ لفظ انگریزی میں موجود نہیں۔
13۔ انگریزی زبان میں صرف تین الفاظ ایسے ہیں جن میں دو “u” ایک ساتھ آتے ہیں Vacuum, Residuum, Continuum

English Grammar Test Fill in the Blank with Suitable Answer

English Grammar Test Fill in the Blank with Suitable Answer

(correct answers are at the end)

1. A ________ in her hair yesterday.

a) nice yellow bow b) yellow nice bow c) bow nice yellow

2. She lost a ________ .

a) small white cat b) cat small white c) white small cat

3. I bought ________ oranges.

a) great some big b) big great some c) some great big

4. We met ________ people at the conference.

a) very smart two b) two very smart c) very two smart

5. The clown was wearing a ________ hat.

a) big green-yellow b) big green and yellow c) yellow and green big

6. The cookies that you ________ .

a) smell delicious baked b) baked smell delicious c) delicious smell baked

7. Is it ________ ?

a) cold getting outside b) getting cold outside c) getting outside cold

8. The course you are ________ .

a) taking sounds interesting b) sounds interesting taking c) interesting sounds taking

(Correct Answers)
1. nice yellow bow
2. small white cat
3. some great big
4. two very smart
5. big green and yellow
6. baked smell delicious
7. getting cold outside
8. taking sounds interesting

Some Interesting Facts

1. Hot water will turn into ice faster than cold water.

2. The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows.

3. The sentence, “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” uses every letter in the English language (all 26 letters).

4. The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.

5. Ant’s take rest for around 8 Minutes in 12 hour period.

6. “I Am” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

7. Coca-Cola was originally green.

8. The most common name in the world is Mohammed.

9. When the moon is directly overhead, you will weigh slightly less.

10. Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from the blowing desert sand.

11. There are only two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: “abstemious” and “facetious.”

12. The name of all the continents end with the same letter that they start with.

13. There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.

14. TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.

15. Minus 40 degrees Celsius is exactly the same as minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit.

16. Chocolate can kill dogs, as it contains theobromine, which affects their heart and nervous system.

17. Women blink nearly twice as much as men!

18. You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath.

19. It is impossible to lick your elbow.

20. The Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.

21. People say “Bless you” when you sneeze because when you sneeze, your heart stops for a millisecond.

22. It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.

23. The “sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick” is said to be the toughest tongue twister in the English language.

24. “Rhythm” is the longest English word without a vowel.

25. If you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib. If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die.

26. Each king in a deck of playing cards represents great king from history.
Spades – King David
Clubs – Alexander the Great,
Hearts – Charlemagne
Diamonds – Julius Caesar.

27. It is impossible to lick your elbow.

28. 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

29. If a statue of a person in the park on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle.
If the horse has one front leg in the air, the person died as a result of wounds received in battle.
If the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.

30. What do bullet proof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers and laser printers all have in common?
Ans. – All invented by women.

31. Question – This is the only food that doesn’t spoil. What is this?
Ans. – Honey

32. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

33. A snail can sleep for three years.

34. All polar bears are left handed.

35. American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.

36. Butterflies taste with their feet.

37. Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump.

38. In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.

39. On average, people fear spiders more than they do death.

40. Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.

41. The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.

42. The electric chair was invented by a dentist.

43. The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body to squirt blood 30 feet.

44. Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over million descendants.

45. Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

46. The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.

47. Most lipstick contains fish scales.

48. Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different.

HOPE : ASPIRES ::

HOPE : ASPIRES ::

A. love: elevates
B. film: flam
C. fib: lie(Correct)
D. fake: ordinary

 

Words: Poetry ::

Words: Poetry ::

A. Dictionary Letters
B. Notes: Music(Correct)
C. Wheat: Food
D. Planet: Sun

 

OBSEQUIOUS : FAWN ::

OBSEQUIOUS : FAWN ::

A. unsuccessful : achieve
B. conscientious : shirk
C. compliant : yield(Correct)
D. staid : laugh
E. amenable : argue

 

he main plot of Richardson’s Pamela reflects the main characteristics of the sentimental novel through its emphasis on which of the following ?

he main plot of Richardson’s Pamela reflects the main characteristics of the sentimental novel through its emphasis on which of the following ?

A. Pamela’s attempt to seduce her employer
B. Pamela’s parents’ attempt to marry her to a wealthy landowner
C. Pamela’s struggle to overcome her poverty through hard-work
D. Pamela’s attempts to protect her chastity from the advances of her employer (Correct)