Jumbled Sentences Exercise - Set 1

Directions : Each of the following sentences has been split into four parts and the parts have been jumbled. Choose the best order from among the four options (a), (b), (c), (d) to produce the correct sentence.

1. the only creature (1) / laughter (2)/ blessed with the power of (3)/ man is (4)

a. 2, 1, 3, 4
b. 4, 1, 3, 2
c. 1, 3, 2, 4
d. 4, 3, 2, 1

Answer: b. 4, 1, 3, 2

Explanation: The correct order of the sentence is: 4, 1, 3, 2

Man is the only creature blessed with the power of laughter.



2. photos which were submitted (1) / in the fire last night (2) / for the exhibition (3) / have been totally burnt (4)

a. 1, 4, 3, 2
b. 2, 1, 3, 4
c. 1, 3, 4, 2
d. 3, 1, 4, 2

Answer: c. 1, 3, 4, 2

Explanation: The correct order of the sentence is: 1, 3, 4, 2
Photos which were submitted for the exhibition have been totally burnt in the fire last night



3. supported by soft term loans (1) / to supply the raw material worth Rs. 5 lakh (2) / the dealer has agreed (3) / with a very low rate of interest. (4)

a. 3, 2, 1, 4
b. 4, 2, 1, 3
c. 1, 4, 3, 2
d. 2, 1, 3, 4

Answer: a. 3, 2, 1, 4

Explanation: The dealer has agreed to supply the raw material worth Rs. 5 lakh supported by soft term loans with a very low rate of interest.



4. will be granted (1)/ change of position (2)/ that request for (3) / everyone should note (4).

a. 1, 3, 2, 4
b. 2, 3, 4, 1
c. 4, 3, 2, 1
d. 3, 2, 1, 4
e. 4, 3, 2, 1

Answer: e. 4, 3, 2, 1

Explanation: Everyone should note that request for change of position will be granted.



5. when meat (1) / the food poisoning occurred (2)/ added in the food preparations (3)/ of low quality was (4)

a. 3, 2, 1, 4
b. 2, 3, 4, 1
c. 2, 1, 4, 3
d. 1, 4, 2, 3

Answer: c. 2, 1, 4, 3

Explanation: The food poisoning occurred when meat of low quality was added in the food preparations



6. Facebook is a (1)/ with his college roommates (2)/ founded by Mark Zuckerberg (3) / social networking service (4)

a. 2, 3, 4, 1
b. 1, 3, 4, 2
c. 1, 4, 3, 2
d. 4, 1, 3, 2

Answer: c. 1, 4, 3, 2

Explanation: Facebook is a social networking service founded by Mark Zuckerberg with his college roommates.