English Comprehensive Quiz For SSC CGL And SSC CPO Exam 2018: 18th August

SSC CGL And SSC CPO 2018 Exams are the latest opportunities to serve in a govt job and to live in clover. The Commission has released the newly revised Exam Calendar for SSC Exams conducting this year. SSC CGL & SSC CPO 2018 Exam dates haven’t been decided yet but are to be conducted soon in upcoming next two months. Utilize the remaining time to be on the upswing by following SSC CGL Study Plan on SSC ADDA and team. Download our celebrated app ADDA247 to outsmart others. Our Revised Study Plan is all set to deliver the quizzes and notes on each four subjects asked in SSC CGL Tier-1 Examination. 

Be a part of this revised study plan, visit SSCADDA website regularly to add up each day effort in your practice. SSC CGL and CPO Exam dates can surprise you anytime soon. It is time to knuckle down to get your dream job, Today, in this English quiz we are providing 15 Important English Comprehensive Questions with solutions. Attempt this quiz and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

 

Directions (1-5): In the following questions, some of the sentences have error and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is No error, the answer is (d). 


Q1. He reassured to his boss (A) / that he had no plans (B) / to leave the company. (C) / No error (D)

A
B
C
D
Solution:

Reassure: To restore confidence to which implies that the usage of ‘to’ after ‘reassured’ is redundant. Hence remove ‘to’ after ‘reassured’.

Q2. The company reports (A) / that the demand for their computers (B) / are growing everyday.(C) / No error (D)

A
B
C
D
Solution:

The subject ‘demand’ is singular which will take singular verb with it. Hence replace ‘are growing’ with ‘is growing’.

Q3. When I saw the dress, (A) / I knew it was exactly (B) / what I had looked for. (C) / No error (D)

A
B
C
D
Solution:

Replace ‘I had looked for’ with ‘I had been looking for’.

Q4. The number of applications has risen (A) / this year by (B) / as many as 50%. (C) / No error (D)

A
B
C
D
Solution:

‘The number of’ + ‘Plural noun’ + ‘singular verb’ is the correct subject-verb agreement rule. Hence ‘No Improvement’ is required.

Q5. Last year (A) / she was married with (B) / a businessman in Australia. (C) / No error (D)

A
B
C
D
Solution:

Replace ‘married with’ by ‘married to’. ‘Married to’ is the more traditional usage. Also marrying a male takes preposition ‘to’ with it.

Directions (6-10): In the following questions, groups of four words are given. In each group one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word. 


 Q6.

misdemenour
manoeuvre
begining
chameloon
Solution:

Option B is correctly spelt.

Q7.

iridesent
irreparable
irresisteble
idiosyncracy
Solution:

Option B is correctly spelt.

Q8.

superfluous
supress
sonoros
santify
Solution:

Option A is correctly spelt.

Q9.

capracious
auspicious
fallicious
dalicious
Solution:

Option B is correctly spelt.

Q10.

inefable
inaccesible
infallible
invinscible
Solution:

Option C is correctly spelt.

Directions (11-15): In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active Voice/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice. 


 Q11. Their dog bit our neighbor yesterday.

Our neighbor bit their dog yesterday
Our neighbor bitten by their dog yesterday
Our neighbor was bitten by their dog yesterday
Our neighbor were bit by their dog yesterday

Q12. The MD told us about the new project.

We were told about the new project by the MD
We are told about the new project by the MD
We told by MD about the new project
We had been told by MD about project

Q13. The Minister had already informed his Cabinet about his decision.

His Cabinet was already informed about the Minister’s decision
His Cabinet has already informed the Minister about his decision
His Cabinet had already been informed about his decision by the Minister
His Cabinet will have already been informed about the Minister’s decision

Q14. Sonali gave the beggar an old sari.

An old sari was given to Sonali by the beggar
An old sari was given to the beggar by Sonali
The beggar was being given an old sari by Sonali
The beggar had to be given an old sari by Sonali

Q15. They are going to perform “Hamlet”.

“Hamlet” is going to be performed by them
“Hamlet” is going to perform by them
“Hamlet” is to perform
“Hamlet” has to be performed



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