How to prepare for Bank PO General English and General Awareness section?

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RE: How to prepare for Bank PO General English and General Awareness section?

Prathamesh Kapote
Prathamesh Kapote
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Preparation for the Bank PO exams is very much necessary without which no exam can be cleared and as Bank PO is the highest designation offered in the Bank so one needs to do the preparation very well for the exam in advance. In order to prepare for the Bank PO exam its advisable to join a proper coaching where one can get the proper guideline along with the coaching.

Before appearing for the Bank PO exams one needs to understand the Exam Paper pattern and needs to study accordingly

The exam paper pattern covers the following areas-

1. English

2. GK

3.Quantitative Aptitude

4. Logical Reasoning

English the widely spoken language and its the official language in the world. So one needs to have a proper understanding of the English. One should work on the areas of speaking, writing, understanding and listening of the English. Whereas for the Bank Exams one should work on the usage of the English and also on the following topics

1. Grammar

2. Preposition

3. Articles

4. Vocabulary- Synonyms, Antonyms, Homophones etc.

5. Comprehension Questions

6.Phrases and Idioms

7.Sentence improvement

8. Spotting the error

9. One word substitution.

You can refer to NCERT English Books and also competitive books of banking.

GK is the other part where you are tested how much you are aware what is happening around you. For preparation of the GK one should have a habit of reading. One should various Newspapers, Articles, Magazines, Periodicals on daily basis.

The following areas are to be considered while preparing for GK


2. Politics


4. Books and NOvels and authors.


6. Insurance

7. Indian Economy


9. Agriculture

10. Budget and Taxes

11.Structure and Functions of RBI

12. Currencies

13. Government Schemes

 Read the books related to GK and also watch News channels for the updates.


I hope you find this information useful and helpful.

Feel free to get in touch again.

Wish you Good Luck

Thank You

Warm Regards,

Prathamesh Kapote



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