SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier 2 is to be conducted from 11 to 13 September 2019. With 200 questions for 200 marks, English Language Section plays a vital role in the final selection of a candidate. SSC CGL Tier 2 English quizzes being provided daily on SSCADDA are in the interest of candidates qualifying for SSC CGL Tier 2 and question quality is solely based on the expected experimentation of English Question paper for CGL Mains.
Direction (1-10): In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
Sol. Panegyric: a public speech or published text in praise of someone or something.
Criticism: the expression of disapproval of someone or something on the basis of perceived faults or mistakes.
Sol. Raucous: making or constituting a disturbingly harsh and loud noise.
Dulcet: sweet and soothing.
Sol. Predilection: a preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor of something.
Enmity: a state or feeling of active opposition or hostility.
Sol. Meretricious: apparently attractive but having no real value.
Natural: normal; usual.
Sol. Nebulous: in the form of a cloud or haze; hazy.
Sol. Colossal: extremely large or great. Hence teeny is the correct choice.
Sol. Opprobrium: public disgrace arising from shameful conduct.
Adulation: excessive admiration or praise.
Sol. Multifaceted: having many sides.
Sol. Trepidation: a feeling of fear or anxiety about something that may happen.
Calm: Not showing or feeling nervousness, anger, or other strong emotions.
Sol. Waggish: humorous in a playful, mischievous, or facetious manner.
Solemn: formal and dignified.