Direction (1-2): In the following questions, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘No Error’.
Q1. Unless you don’t obey (A)/ your elders you (B)/ will not succeed in your life. (C)/ No Error (D)
Q2. Hardly had I reached the (A)/ exhibition where I learnt (B)/ about the major robbery. (C)/ No Error (D)
Direction (3-4): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.
Direction (5-6): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.
Direction (7-8): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.
Q7. One skilled in telling stories
Q8. Fear of Fire
Direction (9-10): In the following questions, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.
Sol. Remove ‘don’t’ after ‘unless’. As ‘Unless’ and ‘Until’ don’t take ‘negative words’ with them.
Sol. Replace ‘where’ with ‘when’. As ‘Hardly’, ‘Scarcely’ and ‘Barely’ are followed by ‘when’.
Sol. Succulent: tender, juicy, and tasty.
Hence option C is the correct choice.
Sol. Congregation: a group of people assembled for religious worship.
Hence option D is the correct choice.
Sol. Evanescent: soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence.
Eternal: seeming to last forever.
Hence option A is the correct choice.
Sol. Panegyric: something (such as a speech or a piece of writing) that praises someone or something.
Criticism: the expression of disapproval of someone or something.
Hence option B is the correct choice.
Sol. Option C is the correct substitution.
Sol. Option A is the correct substitution.
Sol. Correct Spelling is Guarantee
Sol. Correct Spelling is Etiquette.