English Questions for SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2017

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.
RECTIFY
(a) SATISFY
(b) CORRECT
(c) REDUCE
(d) PACIFY

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.
VANQUISH
(a) VANISH
(b) VARNISH
(c) SURRENDER
(d) TRAMPLE
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) Groteasque
(b) Grotasque
(c) Growtesque
(d) Grotesque

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. Here is something pretty (A) / that you can (B) / wear on the party (C) / No Error (D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q5. He was for all (A) / selling the car (B)/ and buying a bicycle (C) /No Error(D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q6. Look at what (A) / I am doing (B) / and do like I do (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. See me tomorrow without __________.
(a) fails
(b) failure
(c) fail
(d) failing
Q8. Radium __________ rays that blind the eyes.
(a) gives away
(b) gives over
(c) gives up
(d) gives off
Q9. You will have to work __________ you are in the office.
(a) as long as
(b) as good as
(c) as far as
(d) so far as
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. To add fuel to the fire
(a) Prevent fire from dying out
(b) Make the fire burn brightly
(c) Make things worse
(d) Waste fuel for no reason.
Q11. To take to heart
(a) To be greatly affected
(b) To take something lightly
(c) To strike at the heart, out of enjoyment
(d) To suffer from heart disease
Q12. To bring to light
(a) To put on light
(b) To reveal
(c) To bring a light
(d) To arrange light sufficiently
Directions (13-15): A sentence/a part of the sentence is underlined. Four alternatives are given to the underlined part which will improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative and click the button corresponding to it. In case no improvement is needed, click the button corresponding to “No improvement”.
Q13. Lying in my room, the music could be heard.
(a) I could hear the music
(b) The music can be heard
(c) The music can be heard by me
(d) No improvement
Q14. Come quickly if you will catch the train.
(a) you want to
(b) you shall
(c) you could
(d) No improvement
Q15. At the sound of foot steps he turned round fast really.
(a) real fast
(b) real fastly
(c) real faster
(d) No improvement

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