SSC CHSL 2018-19 is to be conducted from 1 to 26 July 2019. Today, in this English quiz we are providing English Quiz with Solutions to make your practice effective for English Language Section for SSC CHSL 2018-19 Exam. Attempt this quiz and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for all the upcoming Exams.
Directions (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. Excessive use of pesticides (1)/ and contamination of soil (2)/ have negatively effected soil output. (3)/ No error (4)
Sol. Effected should be replaced with affected as effect is a result and affect is an action verb and an action verb is required here.
Q2. The truth is that when people seeing you zoned into your work and (1)/ in harmony with yourself, (2)/ they come to distract you. (3)/ No error (4)
Sol. ‘Seeing’ should be changed to ‘see’ as there is no point of writing verb “see” in continuous form because it is neither written after a “be” verb nor after a preposition. So the subordinate clause should be written in a simple present tense.
Directions (3-4): In the following questions, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.
Q3. This is Hrithik Roshan’s autograph, ______?
(a) hasn’t it
(b) hasn’t he
(c) isn’t he
(d) isn’t it
Q4. The many ______ of Dalhousie have made it popular among tourists.
Directions (5-6): In the following questions, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.
Sol. Repugnance means intense disgust.
Sol. Reminisce means indulge in enjoyable recollection of past events.
Directions (7-8): In the following questions, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.
Sol. Vanguard means a group of people leading the way in new developments or ideas.
Sol. Effervescent means giving off bubbles; fizzy.
Q9. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.
Climatic information can
P: be obtained through an
Q: in tree growth
R: understanding of changes
Q10. A sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four given alternatives, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
The fans invited the cricketer.
(a) The cricketer was invited by the fans.
(b) The cricketer received an invitation by the fans.
(c) The cricketer is invited by the fans.
(d) The cricketer was invite by the fans.
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