Important One word Substitutions Questions SSC CGL Tier-II 2017

Dear Students, English section of CGL Tier-2 Exam is very challenging. You need to mug up all the grammar rules, vocabulary and practice a lot of mock tests to score maximum marks. Today, in this English quiz we are providing questions based on One word Substitutions. Attempt this quiz, learn better and be prepared for the CGL Tier-2 2017. We wish you good luck for the CGL Exam.

Directions (1-15): Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence in the question.

Q1. Belief that God is in everything and that everything is God
(a) Atheism
(b) Pantheism
(c) Skepticism
(d) Animism
Q2. Writing or drawings scribbled, scratched, or sprayed illegally on a wall or other surface in a public place.
Q3. A fictitious name adopted by authors, poets etc.
(a) Pseudonym
(b) Homonym
(c) Acronym
(d) Synonym
Q4. Of very bad morals; characterized by debasement or degeneration.
(a) Desultory
(b) Dilapidated
(c) Depraved
(d) Dilatory
Q5. The sound of the funeral bell
(a) Knell
(b) Spell
(c) Dong
(d) Ding-dong
Q6. A wall built to prevent the sea or a river from flooding an area
(a) Dam
(b) Mound
(c) Bridge
(d) Embankment
Q7. The place at which a river meets the sea.
(a) Estuary
(b) Sanctuary
(c) Apiary
(d) Aviary
Q8. A group of dancers, actors, or other entertainers who tour to different venues
(a) Bevy
(b) Covey
(c) Troupe
(d) Coterie
Q9. Having the characteristics of an eagle
(a) Canine
(b) Bovine
(c) Feline
(d) Aquiline
Q10. The act of willfully telling an untruth when on oath.
(a) Testimony
(b) Perjury
(c) Affidavit
(d) Petition
Q11. Something capable of being done.
(a) probable
(b) feasible
(c) tenable
(d) explicable
Q12. That which lasts for a short time.
(a) Regular
(b) Ephemeral
(c) Rotatory
(d) Repository
Q13. The Japanese art of folding paper into decorative shapes and figures.
(a) Origami
(b) Bonsai
(c) Ikebana
(d) Kimono
Q14. One who deserts his principles or party.
(a) Apostle
(b) Proselyte
(c) Renegade
(d) Critic
Q15. Government of the people, by the people and for the people
(a) Plutocracy
(b) Aristocracy
(c) Autocracy
(d) Democracy


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