One Word Substitution for SSC CHSL 2017-18


Important One Word Substitution Questions: 

Dear Students,

English section is an integral part of SSC Exams and it is just round the corner. This is also a section that is feared by most of the candidates.Though the sheer number of concepts and rules may seem intimidating at first, with discipline and the right approach, it is not difficult to master these concepts and their application to questions. SSC CGL Tier 2 exam holds an appreciating weightage of 200 marks which is enough to know the importance of this Section in govt exams.Now SSC CHSL Exam is the next target for the aspirants.You need to gird up your loins to score maximum marks.Today, in this English quiz we are providing 15 Tricky One-word Substitution questions asked in any govt exam. To make you learn important grammar rules effectively and at an apt time is the motive behind the provided quiz. Attempt this quiz and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions(1-15): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the phrase. 

Q1. Rub a part of the body to restore warmth or sensation
(a) Fuzz
(b) Chafe
(c) Scum
(d) Oblique

Q2. To teach a person to a set of beliefs uncritically
(a) To drill
(b) To instill
(c) To indoctrinate
(d) To convince

Q3. To increase rapidly in number; multiply
(a) To proliferate
(b) To procreate
(c) To propagate
(d) To escalate

Q4. To allay the sorrow or grief
(a) To lament
(b) To console
(c) Distress
(d) Solace

Q5. The recently dead person in question
(a) Obliviate
(b) Deceased
(c) Euthanized
(d) Reposed

Q6. The punishment of being kept in school after hours.
(a) Pretension
(b) Isolate
(c) Detention
(d) Blender

Q7. To show approval or praise by clapping.
(a) To extol
(b) To eulogise
(c) To applaud
(d) To hail

Q8. (of a cat) To make a low continuous vibratory sound expressing contentment.
(a) To buzz
(b) To roar
(c) To meow
(d) To purr

Q9. To cut off a branch, limb, or twig from the main body of a tree
(a) Dollop
(b) Clop
(c) Lop
(d) Slop

Q10. To rummage about in a place or container in search of something.
(a) To rake
(b) To excavate
(c) To ferret
(d) To poke

Q11. To depart from an established course
(a) To deviate
(b) To whirl
(c) To err
(d) To wander

Q12. Having or displaying an overly critical point of view.
(a) Judgemental
(b) To hallucinate
(c) To contravene
(d) Expanse

Q13. Obtain something by force, threats, or other unfair means.
(a) To regret
(b) To extort
(c) To resent
(d) To encompass

Q14. A short statement expressing a general truth.
(a) Maxim
(b) Infer
(c) Drum
(d) Pander

Q15. To harass someone persistently to do something.
(a) Iconoclast
(b) Dote
(c) Neurotic
(d) Importune


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