Previous Years English Questions for 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 fill in the blanks, antonyms, synonyms, spellings. Attempt this quiz, learn better and be prepared for the CGL Tier-2 2017. We wish you good luck for the CGL Exam.
Directions (1-5): In the following question, sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.
Q1. The gate _______ by the watchman on duty.
(a) opened
(b) was opened
(c) were opened
(d) was Opening
Q2. The king was _______ while he was addressing his subjects.
(a) murdered
(b) executed
(c) assassinated
(d) exterminated
Q3. Her parents will never give their _____ to such an unsuitable match.
(a) acquiescence
(b) consent
(c) apology 
(d) willingness
Q4. The authorities would not ______ to the strikers’ demands.
(a) accept
(b) accede
(c) accession
(d) access
Q5. They are so ______, they could not put up a tent properly while camping.
(a) red
(b) white
(c) blue
(d) green
Directions (6-8): In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.
Q6. Mordant
(a) stupid
(b) pensive
(c) senseless
(d) sarcastic
Q7. Pragmatic
(a) theoretical
(b) realistic
(c) perfect
(d) simple
Q8. Apposite
(a) kind
(b) favourable
(c) eloquent
(d) appropriate
Directions (9-11): In the following question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
Q9. Generous
(a) stoic
(b) stingy
(c) poor
(d) specific
Q10. Barren
(a) oily
(b) polished
(c) sorrowful
(d) fertile
Q11. Profound
(a) mysterious
(b) difficult
(c) superfluous
(d) superficial
Q12. In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.
(a) Liaison
(b) Laiseon
(c) Laision
(d) Liesion
Q13. In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find  the correctly spelt word.
(a) Supernumarary
(b) Supernumerary
(c) Supernumarery
(d) Supernumarey
Q14. In the following question, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find  the correctly spelt word.
(a) Hemerhage
(b) Hemorage
(c) Hemorrhage
(d) Hemerrege
Q15. Four words are given, out of which only one word is spelt correctly. Choose the correctly spelt word  and click the button corresponding to it.
(a) Serendipty   
(b) Serendipity   
(c) Serndipity  
(d) Serinipidity 



   

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