Hello, Greetings!! Dear Students, At SSC ADDA, we’ve launched our SSC CGL 2017 Campaign. In order to achieve success in the CGL-17 exam, we’ve decided to post ENGLISH QUIZ. Every Day, We’ll post different topics, these quizzes will help you a lot in your complete preparation for the Exam.
We wish you All the very best, PREPARE, PLAN and EXECUTE Excellently.
Directions (1-15): Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
Q1. A broad road bordered with trees
Q2. Violation of something holy or sacred
Q3. A sly look that is lustful
Q4. Fear of water
Q5. Concluding part of a literary work
Q6. One who is beyond reform
Q7. Science of diseases
Q8. One who secretly listens to the talk of others
Q9. One who believes in no government and therefore incites disorder in a State
Q10. A mild or indirect expression substituted for an offensive or harsh one
Q11. The murder of parent or a near relative
Q12. Animals who live in herds
Q13. Handwriting that cannot be read
Q14. Animals that can live on land and in water
Q15. Easily duped or fooled
Sol. boulevard-a wide street in a town or city, typically one lined with trees.
Avenue- a broad road in a town or city, typically having trees at REGULAR INTERVALS along its sides.
Boudoir-a woman’s bedroom or small private room.
Sol. Sacrilege-violation or misuse of what is regarded as sacred.
Sol. Leer-look or gaze in a lascivious or unpleasant way.
Sol. Hydrophobia-extreme or irrational fear of water, especially as a symptom of rabies in humans.
Sol. Epilogue-a section or speech at the end of a book or play that serves as a comment on or a conclusion to what has happened.
Sol. Incorrigible-(of a person or their behaviour) not able to be changed or reformed.
Sol. Pathology-the science of the causes and effects of diseases, especially the branch of medicine that deals with the laboratory examination of samples of body tissue for diagnostic or forensic purposes.
Sol. Eavesdropper-To listen secretly to the private conversation of others.
Sol. Anarchist-a person who believes that government and laws are not necessary
Sol. Euphemism-a mild or pleasant word or phrase that is used instead of one that is unpleasant or offensive
Sol. parricide-the killing of a parent or another near relative.
Sol. Gregarious- (of animals) living in flocks or loosely organized communities.
Sol. illegible-not clear enough to be read.
Sol. Amphibian-an animal (such as a frog or toad) that can live both on land and in water
Sol. Gullible-easily persuaded to believe something; credulous.