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English Quiz For SSC CHSL, SSC CPO, SSC CGL 2016

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English Quiz For SSC CHSL, SSC CPO, SSC CGL 2016_40.1



Directions (Qs. 1-5) : Choose the word which is most OPPOSITE in meaning of the word given in bold as used in the passage.


1. BOOMING
(a) striving 
(b) degrading
(c) failing 
(d) thriving

1 (b)

2. PRECLUDE
(a) disqualify 
(b) permit
(c) prevent 
(d) include

2 (d)

3. UNSCRUPULOUS
(a) corrupt 
(b) even
(c) constant 
(d) honest

3 (d)

4. SHARP
(a) mild 
(b) thin
(c) blunt 
(d) rounded

4 (d)

5. IMPEDE
(a) interferes 
(b) grows
(c) excels 
(d) promotes

5(d)

Directions (Qs. 6 – 10) : Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning as the word given in bold as used in the passage.

6. SANCTIMONIOUS
(a) permissive 
(b) incongruent
(c) scrupulous 
(d) holy

6 (c)

7. ABDICATION
(a) abandonment 
(b) obligation
(c) instigation 
(d) addiction

7 (a)

8. FLAGGED
(a) highlighted 
(b) stopped
(c) bannered 
(d) caused

8 (a)

9. FALLING SHORT
(a) remaining tiny 
(b) limiting
(c) not meeting 
(d) just satisfying

9 (c)

10. DELUSION
(a) proper understanding 
b) wrong prediction
(c) false belief 
(d) unkind propaganda

10(c)