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’.
1. He was not (1)/ grateful for (2)/ Rahul for helping his cause. (3)/ No error (4)
Sol. Use “to” in place of “for”, “grateful” takes “to” with it as a preposition.
2. On the one hand, life seems transient like a dewdrop (1)/ and on the other hand, it is permanent (2)/ with the potential for eternal continuity. (3)/ No error (4)
Sol. No error
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.
3. The big tree was ______ the lake.
4. ______ people in slum areas have access to toilets even in Delhi.
(a) The little
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. “heretic” means a person holding an opinion at odds with what is generally accepted.
Cynic means a person who believes that people are motivated purely by self-interest rather than acting for honorable or unselfish reasons.
Sol. “covenant” means agreement
Directions (5-6): In the following questions, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which expresses the farthest meaning of the given word.
Sol. “lechery” means lustful, excessive desire for sex
Sol. “inhibit” means to stop something.
9. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.
Logocentrism is the search for a
P : rational language that is able to
Q : all its aspects perfectly and accurately
R : know and represent the world and
10. 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.
I am observing the animals.
(a) The animals are observed.
(b) The animals is being observed.
(c) The animals are being observed.
(d) The animals are under observation.
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