Title Comprehensive Objective General English
Subtitle For All Competitive Examinations
Author Source Books
ISBN 9788130933603
List price Rs. 225.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 296
Book size 165 x 241 mm
Publishing year 2016
Original publisher Source Books
Published in India by Source Books
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
About the book
  
 

Description:

‘Comprehensive Objective General English for All Competitive Examinations’ is the first book in the PATHWAY TO SUCCESS series being launched by SOURCE BOOKS for the ever-growing pool of career- conscious youths who appear in different competitive examinations every year, to realise their career goals. General English, as the patterns and trends for tests conducted by IBPS,SSC,CDS/NDA, RRB, etc suggest, is a key segment in almost all the competitive examinations. The purpose of launching this series is to facilitate the aspirants with a sound and thoroughly competitive understanding of the basics of English language and grammar required for achieving success.

Salient features of the book
• Detailed and comprehensive content highlighting different topics in sync with the syllabi for various competitive exams such as those conducted by IBPS, SSC, CDS/NDA, RRB etc
 • Competition-oriented conceptualisation of different topics with proper guidelines and neatly presented   rules of grammar, sentence improvement and error detection
 • Adequate number of examples in each chapter with emphasis on their relevance to the latest pattern of examinations that the aspirants are likely to take
 • Simple, graspable and intelligible style of presentation
 • Detailed coverage of concepts, tricks, success tips and strategies for various exams
 • Practice sets in each chapter containing questions reflecting the latest trends and the possibility of their recurrence
 • Model sets with answer keys and thorough explanations to offer the aspirants fresh insights into how they can take on the challenge with confidence and determination to succeed

Contents:

PART A
CHAPTER 1: SYNONYMS THAT MATTER
• Conceptualisation and Examples
• Let’s Remember
• A List of Some Commonly Used Synonyms   
• Practice Sets :  Answer Key 

CHAPTER 2: ANTONYMS YOU SHOULD REMEMBER
• Conceptualisation
• Types of Antonyms: Gradable • Complementary • Relational  
• Antonyms and Opposites  
• A List of Some Commonly Used Antonyms  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 3: HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH
• Conceptualisation  
• Basic Syntactic Components : Subject, Predicate • Direct Object, Indirect Object, Subject Complement  
• Other Components  
• Parts of Speech : Articles, Nouns, Pronouns, Prepositions, Conjunctions : Some More Tips on Usage  
• Practice Sets Based on Error Detection : Answer Key with Explanations  
• Practice Sets Based on Sentence Improvement : Answer Key  
• Practice Sets Based on Sentence Completion : Answer Key  

CHAPTER 4 : RECONSTRUCTING SENTENCES     
• Conceptualisation  
• Sentence Structure : Simple Sentence • Compound Sentence • Complex Sentence • Compound-Complex Sentence  
• Coordination And Subordination in Sentences :  Coordinate Sentences • Subordinate Sentences
• Run -on Sentence
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 5: REARRANGING SENTENCES IN A PARAGRAPH
• Conceptualisation • Structure of A Paragraph:  The Topic Sentence • Supporting Evidence/Analysis • The Concluding Observation  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 6: HOW TO SUBSTITUTE A WORD     
• Some Commonly Asked One Word Substitutions  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 7: THE IDIOMATIC TRAIL     
• Conceptualisation  
• A List of Some Common Idioms  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 8: COMPREHENSION     
• Conceptualisation: Vocabulary • Three tier Vocabulary Words  
• Reading Strategies  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

CHAPTER 9: COMPLETING PASSAGES (CLOZE TEST)
• Conceptualisation : Example Text • Answers • Complete Text  
• Practice Sets : Answer Key 

PART B
MODEL PRACTICE SETS: SOLVED
Practice Set 1 : Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 2 :  Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 3 : Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 4 : Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 5 : Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 6 : Answer Key with Explanation  
Practice Set 7 :  Answer Key with Explanation
 
MODEL PRACTICE SETS: UNSOLVED

Practice Set 1 : Answer Key  
Practice Set  2 : Answer Key  
Practice Set 3 : Answer Key 

Target Audience:

This book is useful for all career-conscious youths who appear in different competitive examinations like Bank (PO/MT & Clerk), RBI, NDA, CDS, CDS, SSC(CGL, MTS, LDC), SCRA, AAO, IES, MBA, CPO, NIFT, JIMPER, CLAT, CTET, Delhi Police, Railways, Hotel Management, MCA, UPSC, B.ed, Air Force & other examinations.
 
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