English In Competitive/Recruitment Tests

Be it a recruitment test for I.A.S, A.A.O, M.B.A, I.F.S, R.B.I, L.I.C, G.I.C, I.R.S, IPS, Indian Railway, Income Tax, Hotel Management, bank clerical, or bank P.O.; a candidate can not succeed without performing well in the English section of the recruitment test.
But, for most of non-English candidates taking up any sort of competitive exams, English seems to be a massive problematic zone, thanks to the discouraging experience most students go through in schools and colleges where they struggle with English texts that are thematically droning and monotonous as well as linguistically tricky.
Undoubtedly, the English language is full of ambiguities, particularly for foreign learners or non-English students. The ambiguities are one of the main reasons why English is seen as a difficult language. However, a practical, cogent and easy-to-understand approach can help a lot in eliminating the undue tension with which this language is approach by candidates in competitive exams or recruitment tests.

Thus, this section of exam notes has been compiled with candidates’ success in the English part of the recruitment tests in mind. We can assure you that this English section will provide you with a firm grasp of the English language and its usage, to perform in the tests correctly as well as effectively.
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G.K. in Recruitment Tests

The increasingly competitive recruitment process always follows the strenuous/challenging needs of the recruiting organizations, institutions or entities. For the recruitment of the right/perfect candidates for specific jobs, objective/multiple choice general knowledge questions or current awareness questions have become a vogue. 

While recruiting personnel or professionals fro the specific jobs/vacancies, the recruiting agency attach special importance to testing the aspirant’s G.K. or general awareness level, which implies to the candidate’s awareness of facts and information relating to diverse sphere of knowledge.

Be it a recruitment process for bank clerical, U.D.C, bank Probationary officer (P.O.), R.B.I, L.I.C, G.I.C, I.R.S, S.B.I P.O., I.A.S, A.A.O, M.B.A, I.F.S, police, Indian Railway, Income Tax (I.T.), Hotel Management or any assistant grade examination; a candidate or aspirant can’t succeed without performing well in the multiple choice G.K. part of the recruitment test. Hence, a candidate’s success depends much on his or her performance in the objective G.K. questions.


While compiling this section of the letmesay.in’s careers guide, candidates’ success in the increasingly tough recruitment process has been kept in mind. We can assure you that this G.K. section will do its best in making candidates/aspirants/students the masters in the field of general G.K. or general awareness. 
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Reasoning Plays Crucial Role In Recruitment Tests

Nowadays, success in any competitive examination, including recruitment tests for bank clerical, UDC, bank Probationary officer (P.O.), SBI P.O., RBI, LIC, GIC, SSC, NICL, RRB, IRS, AAO, MBA, IAS, IFS, Railways, police, income tax, hotel management or any assistant grade examination, depends much on the aspirant’s performance in the mental ability and reasoning part of the test. Hence, an intelligently comprehensive approach to master and perform well in the mental ability and reasoning part of the recruitment paper is must for any one who wants to crack the tough nut and get a desired job.

This section of the www.letmesay.in career guide has been designed to serve the purpose. It is unique in several aspects, including the following:
  1. It covers almost all types of questions asked in competitive exams.
  2. It offers a massive collection of doable/possible questions.
  3. Answers have been provided along with illustrated examples.

Aspirants’ success in the recruitment process has been kept in mind while compiling this section and we can assure you that this reasoning section will do its best in making candidates or aspirants or students the masters in the field of reasoning.  

  • Series,
  • Analogy,
  • Classification,
  • Analytical Reasoning,
  • Mirror Images,
  • Water Images,
  • Embedded Figures,
  • Completion of Incomplete Pattern,
  • Figure matrix,
  • Paper Folding,
  • Paper Cutting,
  • Rule Detection,
  • Grouping of Identical Figures,
  • Cubes & Dice,
  • Dot Situation.

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Poppy Seeds Have Several Healing, Curative Properties

Healing Powers And Curative Properties Of Poppy Seeds:

Various studies have proved that poppy seeds are really effective in treating various health conditions, including fever, inflammation, insomnia and irritation of the stomach. The root is poppy seed plant is used as an ingredient in a number of cooling medicines. Poppy seed plant root is also used as a fever relieving drink (febrifuge). It can check vomiting in cholera. In addition, it can be used as tonic, thanks to its stimulating qualities.

Poppy Seeds Treat Insomnia:

Insomnia is a devastating, irritating condition of sleeplessness. Insomnia patients should be administered roughly 30 grams of milk extracted from poppy seeds mixed with sugar. Administering a spoon of poppy seed oil to the patient every night has also been found very effective in treating insomnia.

Poppy Seeds Treat Heat, Burning Sensation:

As an external remedy , the poppy plant has many uses. A paste of the root rubbed  on the skin  can remove burning sensation of the body. A paste  of its pulverized  roots  in water  can be used  as a cooling  agents. It finds use  in external application in fevers.

Dry Itch:

Ground poppy seeds with juice of lime until they turn into a smooth paste and apply this poppy seed paste on the areas affected by the common problem of dry itch. It helps a lot in reducing and gradually curing dry itch.

Image showing poppy seedsPoppy Seeds Treat Muscular And Neuralgic Pains:

Opium in the poppy seeds is very useful as a liniment for easing or soothing muscular pain as well as neuralgic pain. This drug has the power to effectively sooth painful piles, teeth cavities. Those suffering teeth cavities can put some of opium into the tooth hollow. However, one should take care that the saliva shouldn’t be swallowed.

Must To Be Taken Precautions:

Health benefits of opium-containing poppy seeds are well-known, but the use of these seeds requires great precaution as their regular consumption can cause significant harm. In some cases, the consumer can become intolerant to opium’s action or can get upset even with a small dose. In any such case, the use of this drug should be immediately stopped.
It is also worth noting here that infants and young kids have poor tolerance to opium. Thus, they should be administered this drug only as a last resort, and that too only under strict supervision of a qualified medical practitioner. It should be totally avoided during pregnancy and certain conditions, such as kidney diseases.

You May also like to read health benefits of: Turmeric, Holy BasilIndian Gooseberry (Amla), ClovesAloe Vera, FennelDalchini or cinnamon, Black Pepper.
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Intestinal worms: Symptoms, Home Remedies


Intestinal worms give rise to a number of symptoms that are troublesome and may lead to various severe complications. Some of most commonly found parasites in human intestines are: round worms, hook worms, thread worms and tape worms.

Intestinal worms Symptoms:

The presence of such parasites in a person's intestines typically gives rise to symptoms such as:

  • A voracious appetite,
  • Diarrhea,
  • Anemia,
  • Headaches.

Thread worms give rise to severe irritation round the anus, forcing the patient to scratch it; while round worms may cause problems cough, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. Hook worms may lead to problems like anemia, simply because these parasites tend to suck the blood of the patient.

The worms are passed out with the stools. In insanitary conditions, the worms are likely to spread and cause further infestation to others. Continued presence of worms may lead to obstruction of the intestine or the bile ducts, giving rise t further complications.
www.letmesay.in image showing a child suffering colic pain due to intestinal worms

Home remedies to cure intestinal worms:


Seeds of fresh ripe papaya, administered in 5 gm to 10 gm doses with water are an excellent remedy for intestinal worms. Other anthelminthics (Drugs which destroy intestinal worms) are fresh seeds of palash (flame of the forest), vidanga (Embelia ribes), or baheda, one of the triphalas. Tender leaves of the Indian coral, mandar, given with honey are also helpful. "Vidanga" and "palash" seeds ground together should be administered in one spoonful doses three times a day. Haridra (Curcuma longa) is also very helpful in case the powder of the rhizome of this plant is given in a dose of one teaspoonful, three times a day, with a cup of milk. This drug is also useful in urticaria and fevers which may be associated with intestinal worms. Raw "areca" nut should be ground on a piece of stone and mixed with the juice of lime. It destroys thread worms more effectively then any other remedies. Seeds of round bitter gourd, which is called "tumbi" in India, in a quantity of 200 mg, taken with buttermilk, will deal with the most intractable case of intestinal worms.

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2/25/2017
English In Competitive/Recruitment Tests
Be it a recruitment test for I.A.S, A.A.O, M.B.A, I.F.S, R.B.I, L.I.C, G.I.C, I.R.S, IPS, Indian Railway, Income Tax, Hotel Management, bank clerical, or bank P.O.; a candidate can not succeed without performing well in the English section of the recruitment test.
But, for most of non-English candidates taking up any sort of competitive exams, English seems to be a massive problematic zone, thanks to the discouraging experience most students go through in schools and colleges where they struggle with English texts that are thematically droning and monotonous as well as linguistically tricky.
Undoubtedly, the English language is full of ambiguities, particularly for foreign learners or non-English students. The ambiguities are one of the main reasons why English is seen as a difficult language. However, a practical, cogent and easy-to-understand approach can help a lot in eliminating the undue tension with which this language is approach by candidates in competitive exams or recruitment tests.

Thus, this section of exam notes has been compiled with candidates’ success in the English part of the recruitment tests in mind. We can assure you that this English section will provide you with a firm grasp of the English language and its usage, to perform in the tests correctly as well as effectively.
G.K. in Recruitment Tests
The increasingly competitive recruitment process always follows the strenuous/challenging needs of the recruiting organizations, institutions or entities. For the recruitment of the right/perfect candidates for specific jobs, objective/multiple choice general knowledge questions or current awareness questions have become a vogue. 

While recruiting personnel or professionals fro the specific jobs/vacancies, the recruiting agency attach special importance to testing the aspirant’s G.K. or general awareness level, which implies to the candidate’s awareness of facts and information relating to diverse sphere of knowledge.

Be it a recruitment process for bank clerical, U.D.C, bank Probationary officer (P.O.), R.B.I, L.I.C, G.I.C, I.R.S, S.B.I P.O., I.A.S, A.A.O, M.B.A, I.F.S, police, Indian Railway, Income Tax (I.T.), Hotel Management or any assistant grade examination; a candidate or aspirant can’t succeed without performing well in the multiple choice G.K. part of the recruitment test. Hence, a candidate’s success depends much on his or her performance in the objective G.K. questions.


While compiling this section of the letmesay.in’s careers guide, candidates’ success in the increasingly tough recruitment process has been kept in mind. We can assure you that this G.K. section will do its best in making candidates/aspirants/students the masters in the field of general G.K. or general awareness. 
Reasoning Plays Crucial Role In Recruitment Tests
Nowadays, success in any competitive examination, including recruitment tests for bank clerical, UDC, bank Probationary officer (P.O.), SBI P.O., RBI, LIC, GIC, SSC, NICL, RRB, IRS, AAO, MBA, IAS, IFS, Railways, police, income tax, hotel management or any assistant grade examination, depends much on the aspirant’s performance in the mental ability and reasoning part of the test. Hence, an intelligently comprehensive approach to master and perform well in the mental ability and reasoning part of the recruitment paper is must for any one who wants to crack the tough nut and get a desired job.

This section of the www.letmesay.in career guide has been designed to serve the purpose. It is unique in several aspects, including the following:
  1. It covers almost all types of questions asked in competitive exams.
  2. It offers a massive collection of doable/possible questions.
  3. Answers have been provided along with illustrated examples.

Aspirants’ success in the recruitment process has been kept in mind while compiling this section and we can assure you that this reasoning section will do its best in making candidates or aspirants or students the masters in the field of reasoning.  

  • Series,
  • Analogy,
  • Classification,
  • Analytical Reasoning,
  • Mirror Images,
  • Water Images,
  • Embedded Figures,
  • Completion of Incomplete Pattern,
  • Figure matrix,
  • Paper Folding,
  • Paper Cutting,
  • Rule Detection,
  • Grouping of Identical Figures,
  • Cubes & Dice,
  • Dot Situation.

2/18/2017
Poppy Seeds Have Several Healing, Curative Properties

Healing Powers And Curative Properties Of Poppy Seeds:

Various studies have proved that poppy seeds are really effective in treating various health conditions, including fever, inflammation, insomnia and irritation of the stomach. The root is poppy seed plant is used as an ingredient in a number of cooling medicines. Poppy seed plant root is also used as a fever relieving drink (febrifuge). It can check vomiting in cholera. In addition, it can be used as tonic, thanks to its stimulating qualities.

Poppy Seeds Treat Insomnia:

Insomnia is a devastating, irritating condition of sleeplessness. Insomnia patients should be administered roughly 30 grams of milk extracted from poppy seeds mixed with sugar. Administering a spoon of poppy seed oil to the patient every night has also been found very effective in treating insomnia.

Poppy Seeds Treat Heat, Burning Sensation:

As an external remedy , the poppy plant has many uses. A paste of the root rubbed  on the skin  can remove burning sensation of the body. A paste  of its pulverized  roots  in water  can be used  as a cooling  agents. It finds use  in external application in fevers.

Dry Itch:

Ground poppy seeds with juice of lime until they turn into a smooth paste and apply this poppy seed paste on the areas affected by the common problem of dry itch. It helps a lot in reducing and gradually curing dry itch.

Image showing poppy seedsPoppy Seeds Treat Muscular And Neuralgic Pains:

Opium in the poppy seeds is very useful as a liniment for easing or soothing muscular pain as well as neuralgic pain. This drug has the power to effectively sooth painful piles, teeth cavities. Those suffering teeth cavities can put some of opium into the tooth hollow. However, one should take care that the saliva shouldn’t be swallowed.

Must To Be Taken Precautions:

Health benefits of opium-containing poppy seeds are well-known, but the use of these seeds requires great precaution as their regular consumption can cause significant harm. In some cases, the consumer can become intolerant to opium’s action or can get upset even with a small dose. In any such case, the use of this drug should be immediately stopped.
It is also worth noting here that infants and young kids have poor tolerance to opium. Thus, they should be administered this drug only as a last resort, and that too only under strict supervision of a qualified medical practitioner. It should be totally avoided during pregnancy and certain conditions, such as kidney diseases.

You May also like to read health benefits of: Turmeric, Holy BasilIndian Gooseberry (Amla), ClovesAloe Vera, FennelDalchini or cinnamon, Black Pepper.
2/11/2017
Intestinal worms: Symptoms, Home Remedies

Intestinal worms give rise to a number of symptoms that are troublesome and may lead to various severe complications. Some of most commonly found parasites in human intestines are: round worms, hook worms, thread worms and tape worms.

Intestinal worms Symptoms:

The presence of such parasites in a person's intestines typically gives rise to symptoms such as:

  • A voracious appetite,
  • Diarrhea,
  • Anemia,
  • Headaches.

Thread worms give rise to severe irritation round the anus, forcing the patient to scratch it; while round worms may cause problems cough, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. Hook worms may lead to problems like anemia, simply because these parasites tend to suck the blood of the patient.

The worms are passed out with the stools. In insanitary conditions, the worms are likely to spread and cause further infestation to others. Continued presence of worms may lead to obstruction of the intestine or the bile ducts, giving rise t further complications.
www.letmesay.in image showing a child suffering colic pain due to intestinal worms

Home remedies to cure intestinal worms:


Seeds of fresh ripe papaya, administered in 5 gm to 10 gm doses with water are an excellent remedy for intestinal worms. Other anthelminthics (Drugs which destroy intestinal worms) are fresh seeds of palash (flame of the forest), vidanga (Embelia ribes), or baheda, one of the triphalas. Tender leaves of the Indian coral, mandar, given with honey are also helpful. "Vidanga" and "palash" seeds ground together should be administered in one spoonful doses three times a day. Haridra (Curcuma longa) is also very helpful in case the powder of the rhizome of this plant is given in a dose of one teaspoonful, three times a day, with a cup of milk. This drug is also useful in urticaria and fevers which may be associated with intestinal worms. Raw "areca" nut should be ground on a piece of stone and mixed with the juice of lime. It destroys thread worms more effectively then any other remedies. Seeds of round bitter gourd, which is called "tumbi" in India, in a quantity of 200 mg, taken with buttermilk, will deal with the most intractable case of intestinal worms.