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.
JUBILANT
(a) SOMBRE
(b) DEJECTED
(c) JOCULAR
(d) REJOICING

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.
COURAGE
(a) BRAVERY
(b) WEAKNESS
(c) COWARDICE
(d) FIERCE
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) Commensurate
(b) Commensarate
(c) Commansurate
(d) Comansurate


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. He was not able to concentrate (A) /
because of the continual music (B) / being played next door. (C) / No Error (D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q5. Still (A) / waters (B) / run deep. (C) /
No Error (D)
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
Q6. The job is (A) / under the direct (B) /
of Mrs. Jones. (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. Pour the juice _____ the glass.
(a) in
(b) into
(c) onto
(d) on
Q8. I have been _____ this problem since
noon.
(a) working into
(b) working on
(c) working for
(d) with after
Q9. Sushma has a deep _____ for drunkards.
(a) hatred
(b) hate
(c) hated
(d) hating
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. Couch potato
(a) An old person who has
old–fashioned ideas.
(b) A person who prefers to watch television.
(c) A person who does not seem very friendly.
(d) Someone who stays calm and does not show
their emotions.
Q11. Carry the ball
(a) Decorate the ball
(b) Be in charge
(c) Take the decision
(d) Take the ball
Q12. Turned down
(a) Subject
(b) Object
(c) Reject
(d) Deject
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. One who copies from other writers
(a) Pluralist
(b) Imitator
(c) Plagiarist
(d) Copycat
Q14. Thing that can be felt or touched
(a) Pandemic
(b) Palpable
(c) Paltry
(d) Panchromatic
Q15. The scientific study of elections
(a) Pathology
(b) Paleontology
(c) Psephology
(d) Philology


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