SSC MTS Exam 2018-19 is to be conducted from 2nd August to 6th September 2019. Today, in this English quiz we are providing English Quiz with Solutions to make your practice effective for English Language Section for SSC MTS 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.
While mother mixed the cake __________, Dipu stood at the table watching her.
Sol. batter(noun): Batter is thin dough that can be easily poured into a pan
Q2. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If the sentence is free from error, select ‘No Error’.
We had to return because(A)/when we reached the railway(B)/station the train left.(C)/No error(D)
Sol. “had left” should be used because first the train had left the station then they reached the station thus, “train had left” should be in past of past and “had” should be used.
Q3. Select the synonym of
Sol. murmur: a low continuous background noise.
Buzz: a low, continuous humming or murmuring sound, made by or similar to that made by an insect.
Q4. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order
Q-to reach a common understanding
R-to enable implementation
Q5. Select the synonym of
Sol. peripatetic: travelling from place to place, in particular working or based in various places for relatively short periods.
Nomadic: living the life of nomad, wandering.
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.
All of us have admired some writers, ______________ their work over that of others for their writing style as much as for the content of their work. ____________ writer who has, for more than half a century, _______________ for his searing honesty is George Orwell. He is recondite, but he is never ________________. He says it as it is and yet says it as it has not been said ____________.
Q6. All of us have admired some writers, ______________ their work over that of others for their writing style as much as for the content of their work.
(c) having preferred
(d) had preferred
Q7. ____________ writer who has, for more than half a century,
Q8. _______________ for his searing honesty is George Orwell.
(a) was admired
(b) been admired
(d) was being admired
Q9. He is recondite, but he is never ________________.
Q10. He says it as it is and yet says it as it has not been said ____________.
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