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    Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    please recommend the book for english comprehension and aptitude test
    and also recommend the study material for current affairs.

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    for current affairs use Pratiyogita darpan and for else use RS Agarwal

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    You can refer to UPKAR's english and aptitude books for regular practice of comprehensions and others.
    Pratiyogita Darpan as a magazine and THE HINDU newspaper are considered to be the best for current affairs and improving english too.
    wish u luck.

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Friend,

    "R S Agarwal Quantitative aptitude" and "R S Agarwal verbal and non-verbal reasoning" are best books for aptitude test.you can download it free from some websites.
    "Pratiyogita Darpan" and "UPSC portal" are advisable magazines for current affairs.
    For English Comprehension you can refer previous year papers.

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    For English Comprehension

    1.General English

    by S.P. Bakshi




    For Aptitude Test

    2.Quantitative Aptitude

    By R.S Aggarwal



    For Current Affair



    All the very best..........


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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Books for you for UPSC exam ::

    Indian Economy - Plus One, Plus Two Books, Pratiyogita Darpan
    General Science - Tata Mc Graw Hill Guide
    Mental Ability - Quantitative Apitude by R.S. Aggarwal
    Indian History - India Struggle for Independence by Bipin Chandra; NCERT Books ( XI & XII )
    Indian Polity - Constitution of India by Bakshi

    Current Affairs - You can read magazines and Newspapers.

    Civil Service Chronicle
    Chanakya
    The Hindu/The Times of India
    Competition WIZARD

    Some other guides books are :-

    Tata Mc Graw Hill
    Spectrum
    Uniqu

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    please recommend the book for english comprehension and aptitude test
    and also recommend the study material for current affairs.
    refer NCERT BOOKS for ENGLISH COMPREHENSION
    refer R.S.AGARWAL for QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE
    refer MANORAMA YEAR BOOK, MADE EASY, UPSC PORTAL GENERAL STUDIES, for GS
    also visit www.upscportal.com, www.onlinegkguide.com for MONTH WISE CURRENT AFFAIRS.

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    DEAR SIR,for upsc exam preparation you must refer "arihant "publications books.and also solve exam papers from www.raceexam.comGOOD LUCK!

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    Post Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    please recommend the book for english comprehension and aptitude test
    and also recommend the study material for current affairs.


    Recommend Books for English Comprehension for UPSC exam
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    UPSC PORTAL: English Language Comprehension Skills

    Publisher: Upsc Portal

    ISBN: 8192051757




    CSAT English Language & Comprehension

    Publisher: Upkar Prakashan




    Recommend Books for Aptitude test for UPSC Exam
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    Guide To General Aptitude test

    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd

    ISBN: 8183551300





    Recommend Books for Current Affairs for UPSC Exam
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    General Awareness & Current Affairs Digest

    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    ISBN: 0071074481



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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Books for UPSC exam :-
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    UPSC PORTAL: English Language Comprehension Skills
    by UPSCportal Editorial Board
    Publisher: Upsc Portal
    Price: Rs. 150



    UPSC IAS PRE: English Grammar and Usage
    by Upscportal
    Publisher: UPSCPORTAL Publications
    Price: Rs. 220



    UPSC Portal: CSAT Comprehensive Manual
    by Vivek Kumar Singh
    Publisher: UPSCportal Publications
    Price: Rs. 495



    CSAT: Civil Services Aptitude Test
    by Madhukar Bhagat
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited
    Price: Rs. 180

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Look first of all u have to fluent with English grammar for that English composition by reyn &martin and for other there are NCERT BOOKS for ENGLISH COMPREHENSION
    R.S.AGARWAL for QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE
    MANORAMA YEAR BOOK, MADE EASY, UPSC PORTAL GENERAL STUDIES, for GS

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Hi Aspirant

    Here is the list of the books for upsc exams:

    For the English the R.S Aggarwal book is best

    And for English either you can go with the S.P Bakshi book

    And for the preparation of the Aptitude test

    The Arihant Book is best and also you can purchase the

    R.S Aggarwal book too which is also good for the aptitude

    And for the current affairs the best book is the

    Pratiyogita darpan because it covers all the current topics

    And also you can read daily a news paper

    Best of luck

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Hiii...

    It is quit is to find the appropriate books to read

    for the particular exams or any competitive exams

    how it is means you mentioned for aptitude , eng and current

    affairs

    coming to aptitude go through for s.chand publications

    the book is r.s aggrwal it is very useful to you my friend

    and coming to general awareness you must buy the book is

    GK ENG VERSION 2012

    here you get all the sessions including eng,reasoning and etc.

    these are enough to get what you need yourself

    any way gud luck..

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Hiii...

    It is quit is to find the appropriate books to read

    for the particular exams or any competitive exams

    how it is means you mentioned for aptitude , eng and current

    affairs

    coming to aptitude go through for s.chand publications

    the book is r.s aggrwal it is very useful to you my friend

    and coming to general awareness you must buy the book is

    GK ENG VERSION 2012

    here you get all the sessions including eng,reasoning and etc.

    these are enough to get what you need yourself

    any way gud luck..

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    for better preparation you need to follow the best book so that you can crack the exam....
    for aptitude test you can follow quantitative aptitude by R.S Aggarwal
    for english you can follow NCERT books
    and for current affairs you can follow Pratiyogita darpan
    good luck

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Hi Aspirant,

    UPSC conducts the Civil Service exam every year for the post of IAS, IPS or IRS.

    This exam is conducted for the most reputed jobs of India.


    Exam procedure of UPSC exam

    Prelims

    Mains

    Interview


    Books for GS and English


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    Best of Luck

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    Dear Friend,

    The Recommended Books for UPSC Exams for the mentioned subjects are :


    * English Grammar - wren & Martyn

    * A Mirror To Common Errors - Ashok Kumar Singh

    * Civil Services Aptitude Test [Paper - 2] - TMH

    * Pratiyogita Darpan

    * Competition success Review


    This is the information i have to the best of my knowledge regarding your query. hope the information will help you to the extent you want.


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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

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    please recommend the book for english comprehension and aptitude test
    and also recommend the study material for current affairs.
    Books for English / Aptitude Test :-


    ~~ UPSC PORTAL English Language Comprehension Skills
    Publisher: Upsc Portal

    ~~ General Awareness and Current Affairs Digest
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    ~~ Guide To General Aptitude tes
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd

    ~~ CSAT English Language & Comprehension
    Publisher: Upkar Prakashan


    ~~ UPSC Portal: CSAT Comprehensive Manual by Vivek Kumar Singh
    Publisher: UPSCportal Publications

    ~~ CSAT: Civil Services Aptitude Test by Madhukar Bhagat
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    ~~ UPSC PORTAL: English Language Comprehension Skills by UPSCportal Editorial Board
    Publisher: Upsc Portal

    ~~ UPSC IAS PRE: English Grammar and Usage by Upscportal
    Publisher: UPSCPORTAL Publications

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    List of best books :

    1. General English: R.S Aggarwal

    2. For Aptitude: Arihant

    3. For Current Affairs: chronicle Magazine is best

    other books:

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    Good Luck........

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    Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    You can refer to UPKAR's english and aptitude books for regular practice of comprehensions and others.
    Pratiyogita Darpan as a magazine and THE HINDU newspaper are considered to be the best for current affairs and improving english too.
    wish u luck.

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    Cool Re: Recommend books for English Comprehension, Aptitude test and Current Affairs for UPSC exam ?

    dear aspirant,


    LIST OF BOOKS:-










    for general knowledge read Cronological and Pratiyogita darpan books.


    for other boks then you can visit www.upscportal.com



    all the best

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