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.
REVILE
(a) REVIVE
(b) REVIEW
(c) ABUSE
(d) REVEAL

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.
SQUANDER
(a) SPEND
(b) REDUCE
(c) SLANDER
(d) SKIMP
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) Sanctaries
(b) Sanctauries
(c) Santuaries
(d) Sanctuaries


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. You have prepared well (A) / for the
examination (B) / isn’t it? (C) / No error (D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q5. Science and technology and (A) / their fallout do not (B) / complete human culture (C) / No error (D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q6. The angry bird flap (A) / her wings,
flies a short (B) / distance and returns. (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. The clock has __________ for want of
winding.
(a) run down
(b) run short
(c) run past
(d) run up
Q8. Few people know that flowers use textures
to __________ different kinds of insects.
(a) signal
(b) feel
(c) attract
(d) distract
Q9. They abandoned their comrades __________
the wolves.
(a) by
(b) between
(c) on
(d) among
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. For keeps
(a) Himself
(b) Away
(c) Forever
(d) Hid
Q11. Pale into insignificance
(a) Seemed less important
(b) Was less exciting
(c) Was less hectic
(d) Was dull and pale
Q12. With one voice
(a) By one man
(b) By one community
(c) Unanimously
(d) In disharmony
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. Drug which causes people to sleep easily
(a) Poppy
(b) Soporific
(c) Beguile
(d) Pedant
Q14. The branch of philosophy concerned with
the study of the principles of beauty, especially in art
(a) Artistic
(b) Aesthetics
(c) Ethics
(d) Metaphysics
Q15. The study of skin
(a) Dermatology
(b) Hieroglyphic
(c) Historiography
(d) Oncology


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