One Word Substitution Quiz For SSC CHSL 2018: 15th March


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Dear Students,

English section is an integral part of SSC Exams.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 CHSL Exam  has already started from 4 March and will be held until 26 March 2018 where One Word Substitutions are frequently asked in English Language Section.

In addition to this SSC CPO Exam is to to be held from the month of June where English Language Section has again its own importance. You need to gird up your loins to score maximum marks.Today, in this English quiz we are providing 15 One Word Substitution Questions asked in any govt exam. To make you learn vocabulary effectively 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): Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence in the question.

Q1. An emolument over and above fixed salary. 
(a) Stowaway
(b) Perquisite
(c) Destitute
(d) Bottleneck

Q2. No longer in existence or use. 
(a) Sabotage
(b) Obsolete
(c) Plagiarist
(d) Symbiosis

Q3. A list of passengers and luggage.
(a) Usurer
(b) Pedant
(c) Waybill
(d) Parvenu

Q4. To officially take private property to seize. 
(a) Sinecure
(b) Mercenary
(c) Monopoly
(d) Confiscate

Q5. A particular method of working 
(a) Modus Operandi
(b) Samaritan
(c) Improvident
(d) Parboil

Q6. Accidental good fortune 
(a) Altruist
(b) Fluke
(c) Expurgate
(d) Propensity

Q7. Providing relief 
(a) Erudition
(b) Reprieve
(c) Obituary
(d) Novice

Q8. A person’s particular habit. 
(a) Idiosyncrasy
(b) Pestle
(c) Flicker
(d) Stoic

Q9. Head of monks in an abbey.
(a) Padre
(b) Dean
(c) Abbot
(d) Deacon

Q10. Act of mercy killing.
(a) Suicide
(b) Euthanasia
(c) Immolation
(d) Asphyxiation

Q11. A small village or group of houses.
(a) Laxative
(b) Hamlet
(c) Mosaic
(d) Proselyte

Q12. A fourteen-line poem.
(a) Sonnet
(b) Lyric
(c) Ballad
(d) Ode

Q13. Showing a dislike of anything improper.
(a) Adjudge
(b) Prim
(c) Dodge
(d) Slack

Q14. The ceremony of crowning a sovereign.
(a) Coronation
(b) Whiz
(c) Regime
(d) Seizure

Q15. Customs and habits of a particular group.
(a) Mores
(b) Mendicant
(c) Reveille
(d) Seer


S1. Ans.(b)

S2. Ans. (b)

S3. Ans. (c)

S4. Ans. (d)

S5. Ans. (a)

S6. Ans. (b)

S7. Ans. (b)

S8. Ans. (a)

S9. Ans.(c)

S10. Ans.(b)

S11. Ans.(b)

S12. Ans. (a)

S13. Ans.(b)

S14. Ans.(a)

S15. Ans.(a)

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