Model I : Sentence Completion

DIRECTIONS : Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.
51. There has been a __________ lack of efficiency in all the crucial areas of the working of Public Sector Undertakings.
  A.  positive
  B.  stimulative
  C.  conspicuous
  D.  surprising
52. The accused ________ to the judge for mercy.
  A.  appealed
  B.  asked
  C.  applied
  D.  demanded

53. He is so __________ of his own idea that he will not entertain any suggestion from others.
  A.  jealous
  B.  enamoured
  C.  hopeful
  D.  enchanted
54. The truck was __________ the traffic and the policeman asked the driver to move off.
  A.  failing
  B.  hiding
  C.  obviating
  D.  obstructing
55. I do not think the evidence you have heard __________ your opinion.
  A.  accuses
  B.  warrants
  C.  commits
  D.  promotes