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.
Q1. In the following question, 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.
It doesn’t look like you’re all that ________ at singing either.
Q2. Select the word with the correct spelling.
Sol. clinched means grapple at close quarters, especially (of boxers) so as to be too closely engaged for full-arm blows.
Q3. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.
Either of two parallels of latitude on the earth, one 23°27′ north of the equator and the other 23°27′ south of the equator
Sol. torrid means very hot and dry.
Arctic means relating to the regions around the North Pole.
Frigid means very cold in temperature.
Q4. Select the synonym of “Initiative”
Sol. Initiative means the ability to assess and initiate things independently and dynamism means the quality of being characterized by vigorous activity and progress.
Q5. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.
Once in a blue moon
(a) an imaginary situation
(b) feeling sad
(c) a beautiful sight
(d) to happen very rarely
Sol. once in a blue moon means very rarely.
Directions (6-10): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.
Decisions that profoundly ________________ not only the present __________________ succeeding generations, should not be taken in a ______________, or through one-time referendums. This is basic political common ________________. But in a voter turnout of 72.2 per cent, 51.9 per cent decided that Britain should exit the European Union (EU). The ___________________ of the Brexit vote are painfully clear.
Q6. Decisions that profoundly _________________
(c) are effecting
(d) are affecting
Q7. not only the present __________________ succeeding generations,
(a) even the
(b) but even the
(c) however also
(d) but also
Q8. should not be taken in a ______________, or through onetime referendums.
Q9. This is basic political common ________________.
Q10. The ___________________ of the Brexit vote are painfully clear.
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