SSC CGL 2015: English Quiz

Direction (1 – 5) : In the following passage, the first and the last parts of the sentence are numbered 1 and 6.The rest of the sentence is split into four parts and named, P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the parts and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer and blacken the appropriate rectangle in the Answer Sheet.

1) 1. Making ourselves
P. our language
Q. part of growing into
R. masters of
S. is an important
6. full manhood or womanhood
(1) PSRQ 
(2) SQPR
(3) RPSQ 
(4) PRSQ

2) 1. The very first battle they fought
P. and they had to fall back
Q. cross the border
R. was lost
S. letting the enemy
6. an enter the country
(1) RQSP 
(2) RPSQ
(3) QRPS 
(4) QPRS
3) 1. A nation
P. the material assets it possesses
Q. is not made by
R. and collective determination
S. but by the will
6. of the people
(1) PQRS 
(2) QPSR
(3) RSPQ 
(4) SRPQ
4) 1. When the Governor
P. the bell had rung
Q. justice should be immediately
R. he ordered that
S. found out why
6. done to the horse
(1) RSPQ 
(2) PQSR
(3) SPRQ 
(4) SQRP
5) 1. When you ponder over
P. that the only hope
Q. you will realize
R. of world peace lies
S. the question deeply
6. in the United Nations 
(1) QRSP 
(2) SPQR
(3) SQPR 
(4) RSPQ 
Directions (6-8): In each of the following questions, find out which part of the sentence has an error. If there is no mistake, the answer is ‘No error’
6). If I was you (1)/ I would not have (2)/ committed this blunder. (3)/ No error (4)
7). You will get (1)/ all the information (2)/ if your read this booklet carefully. (3)/ No error (4)
8). He is writing novels (1)/ ever since (2)/ he became a graduate. (3)/ No error (4) 
Directions (9-10): In each of the following questions out of the given alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word:.
(a) Disfigure 
(b) Slit
(c) Severe 
(d) Slash 
(a) Refine 
(b) Torture
(c) Extract 
(d) Imprison 







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