How to Score 40+ marks in English Section of SSC CGL Tier-1 2017


Dear Students, SSC CGL Tier-1 2017 will commence from 1st August 2017 onward. Just three weeks are left for the SSC CGL Tier-1 2017 Exam. You need to gear up your preparation for SSC CGL 2017. There are total 25 Questions (50 Marks) for English section in SSC CGL Tier-1 2017. In these remaining 20 days you need to plan in such a way that you can score 40+ marks in SSC CGL Tier-1 2017. Of course, you can't score this much in such short period of time. Your previous, basic understanding of the English language and grammar will come handy in scoring 40+ in English section of SSC CGL tier-1 2017.  If you utilize these remaining days in an excellently planned way, you can achieve the somewhat impossible task. First, you need to understand the structure and types of questions asked in SSC CGL Tier-1. In the SSC CGL Tier-1 exam, questions will be asked mainly from the following topics as asked in SSC CGL Tier- 2016. Error detection, fill in the blanks, Antonyms/Synonyms/Spellings, idioms and phrases, one-word substitutions and Reading comprehensions. So, study only these questions, and be better prepared for SSC CGL 2017. 

We divide SSC CGL English mainly into 3 parts. 
Section-1: Vocabulary Section 
Section-2: Grammatical Section 
Section-3: Comprehensive Section 
This section is very interesting because you can easily score maximum marks in Vocab section. All you need to do is just Read English Newspaper, magazine or any article written in standard Engish. Once you understand the literal and figurative meaning of the English words, it would be easier to answer correctly all the questions based on Synonyms, Antonyms, One-word substitutions, and idioms/phrases. The only trick is to revise it daily without fail.The revision should be very intense and exhaustive. we have provided The Hindu Newspaper Editorial vocabulary, read all these words daily just 30 min. and you will cover more than 100 words, you will find all these words in the exam. For one word substitutions and idioms, we have provided all important and previous years questions, you can answer correctly after solving these quizzes on Adda247 App. 

Grammatical part solely depends on rules. Once you remember and understand all the important rules, this part can we cracked very easily. Again, revision is the key here also. Most of the grammatical part is made of Parts of speech. You need to once go through all the parts of speech. This grammatical part plays an indispensable role in every type of questions in English section. Learn all the tenses and its usage. Conditional sentences- in every exam questions are asked from this topic in the form of fillers, error detection or sentence improvements. we have provided study notes on all grammatical parts and tenses, study these notes and attempt all the error detection and fill in the blanks questions correctly. If you are studying Noun, then learn all the rules regarding Nouns, and you can correct all the questions correctly. 

For these type of questions, you need to solve 5 comprehensions daily. Such questions are asked to check your understanding of Engish language especially your reading habits. If you are used to reading books, novel etc in English language, then it will come naturally to you. You can easily understand the context and you can answer all the questions based on it. the important trick is to read the questions first, so that you can understand the context of the paragraph beforehand, while you read the passage very first time, you will find the answer to all the questions which you have already read. In this way, you can save precious time by not reading passage all over again for each question. when you study in these remaining days, follow this trick, it will help you tremendously. 

Remember guys, SSC always repeats questions in all sections including English section of SSC CGL Tier-1. So, only solving previous years papers can make the task easy. If you utilize these 20 days for revision and practice only, with the previous learning you can easily score 40+ marks in SSC CGL Tier-1 2017. At Adda247, we wish you all the best. learn and succeed with Adda247.

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