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. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.
Ironically, in spite of a decline in poverty,
P. the proportion of
Q. the population receiving welfare
R. benefits has risen sharply
Q2. Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.
In the housing society where I live there is a nice house (to let out).
(a) to let
(b) for letting
(c) to be let out
(d) no improvement
Sol. Here “to let” is a phrase which means (of a room or property) available for rent.
Q3. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.
A person who applies for a job or is nominated for election
Sol. Candidate means A person who applies for a job or is nominated for election.
Q4. In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive voice. Out of four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active voice.
Mother filled dark filtered coffee in the cup.
(a) The cup was filled with dark filtered coffee by mother.
(b) Mother filled in the cup coffee which was dark and filtered.
(c) The cup was being filled by mother with dark filtered coffee.
(d) The filtered coffee which was dark was filled into the cup by mother.
Q5. 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.
Politicians requested both the warring communities to —– restraint.
Sol. Exercise means an action or actions intended to improve something or make something happen.
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.
Sometimes the grand _______ of the Left and the Right do not seem to have any relationship with the lived experiences of ordinary Indians. For the past two decades, the Left has tried to expand social welfare programmes _______the poor in the country by highlighting the growing _______ between the rich and the poor. The Right, on the other hand, points to the growing _______ of politically driven welfare policies and emphasises the need for economic growth to ________ poverty and improve the lives of the poor.
Q6. Sometimes the grand _________ of the left and the Right
Q7. Left has tried to expand social welfare programmes _______ the poor
Q8. The growing _______ between the rich and the poor.
Q9. Points to the growing _______ of politically driven welfare policies
Q10. Need for economic growth to ________ poverty and improve the lives of the poor.
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