SSC CGL Tier 2 English One Word Substitution Quiz: 10 July

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) Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

Q1. To lift or haul something heavy with great effort
(a) heave
(b) shrimp
(c) wimp
(d) runt

Show AnswerS1. Ans.(a)
Sol. Option A is the correct substitution.

Q2. A political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular desires and prejudices rather than by using rational argument
(a) rebel
(b) radical
(c) demagogue
(d) anarchistic

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S2. Ans.(c)
Sol. Option C is the correct substitution.

Q3. The action of repeating something aloud from memory
(a) paraphrase
(b) rendition
(c) erudition
(d) recitation

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S3. Ans.(d)
Sol. Option D is the correct substitution.

Q4. A trace or remnant of something that is disappearing or no longer exists
(a) memento
(b) variable
(c) glimmer
(d) vestige

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S4. Ans.(d)
Sol. Option D is the correct substitution.

Q5. To disorder or disarrange (someone’s hair), typically by running one’s hands through it
(a) to tangle
(b) to crumple
(c) to ruffle
(d) to crease

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S5. Ans.(c)
Sol. Option C is the correct substitution.

Q6. Courteousness and refinement of manner
(a) plaudit
(b) adulation
(c) urbanity
(d) profanity

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S6. Ans.(c)
Sol. Option C is the correct substitution.

Q7. Involving immoral or dishonorable actions and motives
(a) redoubt
(b) scrupulous
(c) immaculate
(d) sordid

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S7. Ans.(d)
Sol. Option D is the correct substitution.

Q8. The process by which air is circulated through, mixed with or dissolved in a liquid or substance
(a) aeration
(b) miasma
(c) effluvium
(d) volatile

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S8. Ans.(a)
Sol. Option A is the correct substitution.

Q9. To be deprived of a close relation or friend through their death
(a) to divest
(b) to bereave
(c) to oust
(d) to dispossess

Show AnswerS9. Ans.(b)
Sol. Option B is the correct substitution.

Q10. A region of injured tissue or skin in which blood capillaries have been ruptured; a bruise
(a) cyst
(b) knurl
(c) contusion
(d) tumor

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S10. Ans.(c)
Sol. Option C is the correct substitution.