One Word Substitution Questions 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: In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Q1. An achievement or something desired fail to be attained by someone
(a) To elude
(b) To eschew
(c) To shirk
(d) To devoid

Q2. A formal agreement between individuals or parties.
(a) Protocol
(b) Norm
(c) League
(d) Pact

Q3. To treat with cruelty or violence
(a) Wrong
(b) Abuse
(c) Pervert
(d) Fault

Q4. To be deprived of a close relation or friend through their death.
(a) To divest
(b) To bereave
(c) To oust
(d) To dispossess

Q5. Something widely feared as a possible dangerous occurrence.
(a) Spectre
(b) Beguile
(c) Monolith
(d) Canny

Q6. Speak or write about in an abusively disparaging manner.
(a) Crucify
(b) Ignify
(c) Vilify
(d) Basify

Q7. A feeling of unease or embarrassment; awkwardness.
(a) Slag
(b) Declivity
(c) Prolapse
(d) Discomfiture

Q8. To pilfer or steal (something, especially an item of small value) in a casual way.
(a) To loot
(b) To filch
(c) To rip off
(d) To plunder

Q9. Unable to be destroyed or removed.
(a) Ineradicable
(b) Habit
(c) Worn
(d) Fixed

Q10. A trace or remnant of something that is disappearing or no longer exists.
(a) Memento
(b) Variable
(c) Glimmer
(d) Vestige

Q11. To invent (something) in order to deceive.
(a) To formulate
(b) To compose
(c) To project
(d) To fabricate

Q12. To trip or momentarily lose one’s balance; almost fall.
(a) To totter
(b) To stammer
(c) To stumble
(d) To blunder

Q13. A soldier or sailor, who rebels or refuses to obey the orders of a person in authority.
(a) Radical
(b) Anarchist
(c) Mutineer
(d) Revolutionary

Q14. An unintended consequence of an event or action, especially an unwelcome one.
(a) Reverberation
(b) Backlash
(c) Flak
(d) Repercussion

Q15. To make someone feel completely baffled.
(a) To perplex
(b) To explicate
(c) To construe
(d) To elucidate


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