general knowledge 47

Test # 47
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1. In 2013, Zaheer khan has become the 4th Indian bowler to take 300 wickets in test match. Who among the following occupy the first three places?
1.Anil Kumble
2.Kapil Dev
3.Harbhajan Singh
4.Javagal Srinath
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Invention : radio
Year : 1896
Inventor : guglielmo marconi
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GK - Science & Technology - 01
  • A burning oil lamp is the symbol of which organisation ? . Answer ..
  • Types of weather:



    Adjectives and verbs:



    Itís a sunny day in Tokyo today, but itís cloudy in Hong Kong.
    Itís foggy in Sydney and itís snowing / itís snowy in Moscow.
    Itís raining in Barcelona but the sun is shining in Granada.

    Itís lovely weather today, isnít it! [NOT Itís -a- lovely weather.]
    Itís a horrible day, isnít it!
    You cannot say Itís winding / clouding / fogging / sunntag.

    Other useful weather words:

    It is very hot in Mexico - it is often 45 degrees there in summer.
    It is very cold in the Arctic - it is often minus 50 degrees there.
    It is very wet in London - carry an umbrella when you go sightseeing there.
    It is very dry in the Sahara - it doesnít often rain there.
    A hurricane is a very strong wind.
    A storm is when there is a strong wind and rain together.
    A thunderstorm is when there is thunder, lightning, rain and sometimes wind together.

    Tip: If you are able to see the weather forecast in English on television, watch it as often as you can.
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    English Phrases