Top 15 Previous Years English Questions for SSC CGL 2017


Hello, Greetings!! Dear Students, At SSC ADDA, we’ve launched our SSC CGL 2017 Campaign. In order to achieve success in the CGL-17 exam, we’ve decided to post ENGLISH QUIZ. Today in this post we have provided Misc. questions. Every Day, We’ll post different topics, these quizzes will help you a lot in your complete preparation for the Exam. We’re also providing Vocabulary for SSC exams. At SSC adda, we have also provided English Grammar Rules for SSC CGL 2017.

Q1. In the following question,
out of the four alternatives, choose the word which best expresses the meaning
of the given word and click the button corresponding to it.
RATIONAL
(a) TIDY
(b) AGREEABLE
(c) LAUDABLE
(d) LOGICAL

Q2. In the following question,
out of the four alternatives, choose the word which is opposite in meaning to
the given word and click the button corresponding to it.

INTERIM
(a) PROVISIONAL
(b) TENTATIVE
(c) PERMANENT
(d) INTERVAL

Q3. Four words are given, out of which only one
word is spelt correctly. Choose the correctly spelt word and click the button
corresponding to it.
(a) Breif
(b) Percieve
(c) Relieve
(d) Cheif

Directions (4-6): In the
following questions, one part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which
part of the sentence has an error and click the button corresponding to it. If
the sentence is free from error, click the “No error” option.

Q4. The King Juan Carlos of Spain(A)/arrived
in London today(B)/for a three day visit(C)/No error(D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D

Q5. Many people die(A)/with cholera(B)/every
year(C)/No error(D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D

Q6. I was(A)/at loss(B)/and did not know what
to do(C)/No error(D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D

Directions (7-9): The sentences
given with blanks are to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four
alternatives are suggested for each question. For each question, choose the
correct alternative and click the button corresponding to it.

Q7. The king was moved with ______ for the
beggar.
(a) pity
(b) piety
(c) pithy
(d) privy

Q8. A big dictionary ________ ________ the
table near the door.
(a) are on
(b) is over
(c) is on
(d) is up

Q9. Mr. Sen is absent today. He _____ sick.
(a) has to be
(b) could have been
(c) might be
(d) must have been

Directions (10-12): In each of
the questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase. Choose the
alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and click the
button corresponding to it.

Q10. Feather in one’s cap
(a) Discrimination
(b) A new and additional distinction
(c) Hunting
(d) Bird watching

Q11. Donkey’s years
(a) A decade
(b) A long time
(c) A century
(d) Since school days

Q12. Leave no stone unturned
(a) Try every possible way
(b) Behave smartly
(c) Constructing
(d) Wasting no time

Directions (13-15): Out of the four
alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given
words/sentences and click the button corresponding to it.

Q13. A child born after the death of father
(a) Post dated
(b) Premature
(c) Paternal
(d) Posthumous

Q14. A person who completely abstains from
alcohol
(a) teetotaller
(b) drunkard
(c) alcoholic
(d) imposter

Q15. One who is able to use both hands
(a) Sinister
(b) Ambidextrous
(c) Ambivalent
(d) Amateur


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