English Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

Dear Readers,

With SSC CGL in near future, it becomes more important for an aspirant to get themselves well equipped with all the possible weapons. English is one of the important subject in CGL and you have to practice a lot for both Tier I and Tier II. Today we are providing you the quiz based on Subject-Verb Agreement.

1. (a)/ None of the soldiers (b)/ was able to pass (c)/ the physical fitness test. (d)/ No error

2. (a)/ The Principal was displeased to learn (b)/ that none of the foreign student is (c)/ majoring in education or Chemistry. (d)/ No error
3. (a)/ The combined family have been arriving (b)/ two or three at a time (c)/ Since last weekend. (d)/ No error
4. (a)/ For the fourth time this year, (b)/ the committee are going to consider (c)/ increasing the dues. (d)/ No error
5. (a)/ Here comes (b)/ the trainers and the players consider (c)/ for both teams. (d)/ No error
6. (a)/ The brakes and direction controlling mechanism failed, (b)/ and the bus ran down the hill (c)/ without anyone being able to control it. (d)/ No error
7. (a)/ The polling was impaired (b)/ at many a place (c)/ by attempts at rigging. (d)/ No error
8. (a)/ Suresh wanted to work all night (b)/ but we saw that Suresh was completely worn (c)/ and so we persuaded him to stop. (d)/ No error
9. (a)/ When a whale is washed ashore by the tide, (b)/ the people flock together to see it. (c)/ wondering how so huge an animal can swim about in the water. (d)/ No error
10. (a)/ Few scientists changed, (b)/ people’s ideas as much as (c)/ Darwin with his Theory of Evolution. (d)/ No error


1. b
2. b3. a
4. b
5. a
6. c
7. d
8. b
9. d
10. a


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