Hello, Greetings!! Dear Students, At SSC ADDA, we’ve launched our SSC CGL 2017 Campaign. In order to achieve success in the CGL-17 exam, we’ve decided to post ENGLISH QUIZ. Every Day, We’ll post different topics, these quizzes will help you a lot in your complete preparation for the Exam.
Directions (1-15): A part of the sentence is in BOLD. Below are given alternatives to the BOLD part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (D).
Q1. Unless the Pakistani government does not demolish the terrorists’ training camp, there can be no peace in the region.
Q2. In international and national affairs, it is tolerance and not love that is of supreme importance.
Q3. He has seen many ups and downs in life but he has never been as much dejected as he is today.
Q4. Socrates had many disciples and the most great of them was Plato.
Q5. Neither the judge nor I am ready to announce who is the winner.
(a) am ready to announce who the winner is
(b) are ready to announce who the winner is
(c) is ready to announce who is the winner
Q6. The crowd was anomalous but orderly.
Q7. No sooner had I entered the house when the lights went out.
Q8. The lawyer often anticipated arguments.
Q9. After adequate deliberations, the council can see scarcely any valid reason for its reviewing the request.
(a) cannot see scarcely and valid reason for its
(b) can see scarcely any valid reason for its
(c) can scarcely see any valid reason for its
Q10. The Vice Principal decided to resign when he was passed over for promotion to Principal.
Q11. After several days’ tour, we became convinced that the climate of this place was like Srinagar in winter.
(a) in winter was like Srinagar
(b) was like that of Srinagar in winter
(c) was like Srinagar’s in winter
Q12. Our team has not yet arrived. I wonder when it will arrive.
Q13. If only I had known about your arrival, I might have come to the station to receive you.
Q14. If he does not succeed this year, he would give the examination again next year.
Q15. I shall stand near you in weal and woe.