Assistant Director ASF – 2014 Paper Solved



1. Emily Dickinson was not ____ and preferred to “be alone most of the time.
(A) Cordial
(B) Graciotis
(C) Gregarious
(D) None of these

2. The spectators ____ loudly after acrobat had shown his feats.
(A) Chatted
(B) Clapped
(C) Contributed
(D) None of these

3. Some political Scientists do not think ____ obedience to the will of another is necessary in order to maintain good
(A) Stark
(B) Partial
(C) Verbal
(D) None of these

4. When I listened to his strong arguments all my doubts were _______ and I agreed with him.
(A) Dispelled
(B) Confirmed
(C) Strengthened
(D) None of these

5. The Principal ____ the Idea that students participate In co-curricular activities in order to develop their full potential.
(A) Encouraged
(B) Hindered
(C) Began
(D) None of these

6. After, we had waded through all the ____ we discovered that the writer had said very little.
(A) Context
(B) Treatise
(C) Verbiage
(D) None of these

7. Although her ____ tears were a sign of her remorse, they did not influence the judge when he imposed the sentence.
(A) Crocodile
(B) Contrite
(C) Abundant
(D) None of these

8. ____ into old books and manuscripts is part of a researcher’s job.
(A) Peeping
(B) Driving
(C) Tearing
(D) None of these

9. The fortune teller made predictions of terrible things to come.
(A) Doubtful
(B) Friendly
(C) Baleful
(D) None of these

10. During the election campaign, the two candidates were kept in full ____ of the international situation.
(A) Examination
(B) Advance
(C) Cognizance
(D) None of these

11. The lawyers of Pakistan have always struggled ____ justice and rule of law.
(A) For
(B) With
(C) Of
(D) None of these

12. He worked hard lest he ____ fare badly at the examination.
(A) Would
(B) Could
(C) Should
(D) None of these

13. The idiomatic 1st roman’s service’ means
(A) Poor work
(B) Sincere work
(C) Menial work
(D) None of these

14. The word ‘intervention’ is ____ in parts of speech.
(A) A noun
(B) A verb
(C) A pronoun
(D) None of these

15. The Passive Voice of the sentence, ‘Who caught the snake?’ is ___ _
(A) By whom is the snake caught?
(B) By whom has the snake been caught?
(C) By whom were the snake caught?
(D) None of these

16. The Indirect Form of the sentence, ‘The teacher said to him, “Never be late for school” is ____ .
(A) The teacher said to him-that never be late for school.
(B) The teacher urged him never to be late for school.
(C) The teacher told him never to be late for school.
(D) None of these

17. The Idiomatic phrase ‘Spick and span’ means
(A) Wisdom and foresight
(B) Deceive somebody
(C) Watch the weather
(D) None of these

18. The underlined word in the sentence, ‘I am and .QQgQ[‘ is a/an ____ .
(A) Subject
(B) Object
(C) Verb
(D) None of these

19. The corrected version of incorrect sentence, We reached at the park in time’
(A) We reached the park in time
(B) We reached into the park in time
(C) We reached in the park in time
(D) None of these

20. The corrected version of incorrect sentence ‘She resembles with her mother’ i~
(A) She resembles to her mother
(B) She resembles in her mother
(C) She resembles at her mother
(D) None of these