English Lesson-7

Bodhak competitive bank exams reading comprehension has the detailed explanation on the following topics.  the tutorial is useful for bank exams, groups, and CRT.

  • Reading comprehension, Tips, Theme Detection, Reading Passage practice, Vocabulary

Reading comprehension:

 The Questions on “ Reading Comprehension” are based on short and long passages. Two to four questions follow each passage based on it

competitive bank exams reading comprehension

We frame the questions in such a way that they test your ability to understand, intercept and analyze the passages.

The topics of the reading passages are of different types. We take them as part or extract of an essay or an article from different fields of interest.

Questions from science, biological as well as physical. these reading passages include Humanities and social studies.

The questions on reading comprehension consist of the following:

They may ask about :

The main idea or possible title to be given to the passage.

Information that is directly stated in the passage.

Implied information.

The author’s opinion

Your evaluation of the author’s presentation.

The tone of the passage i.e., the approach of the author, negative or positive.

Inferences based on information presented in the Passage.

Cause and effect Questions

Asking specific detail questions.

Tips:

PREPHASING THE ANSWER

This is trying to answer question on the basis of your understanding of the passage without looking at the options given; compare your answer with the options.

UNDERSTAND THE VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT:

Unless you get to know the exact meaning of the words, you cannot understand the passage. We can understand The meaning of the word based on the context in which we use it.

SEARCH FOR THE CONTEXUAL CLUES:

We can see them in the form of examples, cause and effect, similarities, contrasts, etc..

IDENTIFY THE MAIN IDEA:

Usually, we find the main idea in a single sentence. This sentence may be in the introduction part or in the concluding part.