English Questions for SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2017

Hello, Greetings!! Dear Students, At SSC ADDA, we’ve launched our SSC CGL 2017 Campaign. In order to achieve success in the CGL-17 exam, we’ve decided to post ENGLISH QUIZ. Today in this post we have provided Misc. questions. Every Day, We’ll post different topics, these quizzes will help you a lot in your complete preparation for the Exam. We’re also providing Vocabulary for SSC exams. At SSC adda, we have also provided English Grammar Rules for SSC CGL 2017.

Q1. In the following question,
out of the four alternatives, choose the word which best expresses the meaning
of the given word and click the button corresponding to it.
OMINOUS
(a) OFFICIOUS
(b) PLEASANT
(c) CONVENIENT
(d) THREATENING

Q2. In the following question,
out of the four alternatives, choose the word which is opposite in meaning to
the given word and click the button corresponding to it.

OBSTINATE
(a) DOCILE
(b) AGGRAVATE
(c) OFFENSIVE
(d) OPPRESSIVE
Q3. Four words are given, out of
which only one word is spelt correctly. Choose the correctly spelt word and
click the button corresponding to it.
(a) Benevolens
(b) Benevolene
(c) Benevolence
(d) Benevelence


Directions (4-6): In the following questions, one part of the sentence may have
an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and click the button
corresponding to it. If the sentence is free from error, click the “No error”
option.
Q4. All works of (A) / creative
writing (B) / have aesthetics appeal (C) / No error (D).
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q5. I and my wife (A) / were
declared (B) / the best couple at the party (C) / No error (D).
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q6. The author said during the
press conference (A) / that there were (B) / two farther volumes to be
published (C) / No error (D).
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Directions (7-9): The sentences
given with blanks are to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four
alternatives are suggested for each question. For each question, choose the
correct alternative and click the button corresponding to it.
Q7. A partial victory is sometimes all we can
hope to _______.
(a) gain
(b) lose
(c) suffer
(d) reward
Q8. My father has been advised to ___________
his smoking.
(a) cut down
(b) cut off
(c) cut into
(d) cut in
Q9. I had not expected to meet
him; it was quite an _________________ meeting.
(a) organized
(b) unique
(c) accidental
(d) intentional
Directions (10-12): In each of
the questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase. Choose the
alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and click the
button corresponding to it.
Q10. A dark horse
(a) A wild animal
(b) A black horse
(c) An unknown entry
(d) A front runner
Q11. Throw cold water
(a) Encourage
(b) Discourage
(c) Attack
(d) Drench
Q12. Butt in
(a) Record
(b) Impose
(c) Improvise
(d) Interrupt
Directions (13-15): Out of the
four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given
words/sentences and click the button corresponding to it.
Q13. A narrow stretch of land connecting two
large bodies of land.
(a) Lagoon
(b) Cape
(c) Strait
(d) Isthmus
Q14. An animal which lives by preying on
other animals
(a) Aggressor
(b) Attacker
(c) Terminator
(d) Predator
Q15. Government or rule by a small group of
people
(a) Monarchy
(b) Oligarchy
(c) Autocracy
(d) Autonomy


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