SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-SEPTEMBER-2017 Shift-3(GENERAL ENGLISH)

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SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-SEPTEMBER-2017 Shift-3

::GENERAL ENGLISH::


QID : 251 - 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 a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

These five sisters (1)/ care for one other (2)/ like mothers. (3)/ No Error (4)/

1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Correct Answer: 2

QID : 252 - 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 a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Akshay kumar being a (1)/ good actor he is (2)/ presented with the National Award. (3)/ No Error (4)/

1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Correct Answer: 2

QID : 253 - 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.

More than thirty years have now passed ______ I had my first flight.

1) since
2) after
3) while
4) when

Correct Answer: since

QID : 254 - 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.

Raman has come up ______ a problem.

1) for
2) with
3) of
4) into

Correct Answer: with

QID : 255 - In the following question, out of the give four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Plight

1) Blessing
2) Aid
3) Relief
4) Difficulty

Correct Answer: Difficulty

QID : 256 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Articulate

1) Distinct
2) Unclear
3) Disconnect
4) Secret

Correct Answer: Distinct

QID : 257 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Mandatory

1) Optional
2) Voluntary
3) Essential
4) Unnecessary

Correct Answer: Essential

QID : 258 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Negotiate

1) Adjust
2) Consult
3) Debate
4) Remain

Correct Answer: Remain

QID : 259 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Distress

1) Concern
2) Pleasure
3) Anxiety
4) Discomfort

Correct Answer: Pleasure

QID : 260 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Tolerate

1) Accept
2) Bear
3) Permit
4) Disapprove

Correct Answer: Disapprove

QID : 261 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Break the ice

1) Bad intention
2) To escape
3) To break the silence
4) To fail

Correct Answer: To break the silence

QID : 262 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Cry in the wilderness

1) Upset the balance
2) An unrealistic demand
3) To defeated completely
4) A sudden shock

Correct Answer: An unrealistic demand

QID : 263 - In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which will improve the bracketed part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select "no improvement".

(Upto) the time he wasn’t here, we were not sure if he will actually come.

1) Till
2) To
3) Until
4) No improvement

Correct Answer: Till

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QID : 264 - In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which will improve the bracketed part of the sentence. In case no improvement is needed, select "no improvement".

As feared, (differences into) the families pose a hurdle.

1) difference into
2) difference as in
3) difference amongst
4) No improvement

Correct Answer: difference amongst

QID : 265 - In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

That which cannot be put out

1) Illusion
2) Indigenous
3) Incentive
4) Inextinguishable

Correct Answer: Inextinguishable

QID : 266 - In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

The system which is observed to do progress

1) Violation
2) Impairing
3) Preservation
4) Reformism

Correct Answer: Reformism

QID : 267 - In the following question, a word has been written in four different ways out of which only one is correctly spelt. Select the correctly spelt word.

1) Beneficial
2) Benfical
3) Benaficial
4) Beneficle

Correct Answer: Beneficial

QID : 268 - In the following question, a word has been written in four different ways out of which only one is correctly spelt. Select the correctly spelt word.

1) Continuous
2) Continous
3) Contenuous
4) Countionuous

Correct Answer: Continuous

QID : 269 - The question below consists of a set of labelled sentences. Out of the four options given, select the most logical order of the sentences to form a coherent paragraph.

Integrating diversity

P: governance which is firmly grounded
Q: in international human rights law
R: goes hand in hand with

1) QPR
2) RPQ
3) PRQ
4) QRP

Correct Answer: RPQ

QID : 270 - The question below consists of a set of labelled sentences. Out of the four options given, select the most logical order of the sentences to form a coherent paragraph.

Demographic pressure

P: wage rate below
Q: the subsistence level
R: cannot push the

1) QPR
2) RPQ
3) QRP
4) PQR

Correct Answer: RPQ

QID : 271 - 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.

Books are our ______ friends. They are our guides. We can learn everything from them. The books contain all the great ______ of the world's leaders and we can learn them by reading the books. The books help us find ______ to our questions. The books never fail us. We should read as ______ books as we can. But all books are not good. So we should ______ only good books.

Books are our ______ friends.

1) fake
2) original
3) real
4) majestic

Correct Answer: real

QID : 272 - 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.

Books are our ______ friends. They are our guides. We can learn everything from them. The books contain all the great ______ of the world's leaders and we can learn them by reading the books. The books help us find ______ to our questions. The books never fail us. We should read as ______ books as we can. But all books are not good. So we should ______ only good books.

the great ______ of our world

1) feel
2) thoughts
3) idle
4) money

Correct Answer: thoughts

QID : 273 - 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.

Books are our ______ friends. They are our guides. We can learn everything from them. The books contain all the great ______ of the world's leaders and we can learn them by reading the books. The books help us find ______ to our questions. The books never fail us. We should read as ______ books as we can. But all books are not good. So we should ______ only good books.

The books help us find ______ to

1) answers
2) solutions
3) relations
4) opinions

Correct Answer: answers

QID : 274 - 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.

Books are our ______ friends. They are our guides. We can learn everything from them. The books contain all the great ______ of the world's leaders and we can learn them by reading the books. The books help us find ______ to our questions. The books never fail us. We should read as ______ books as we can. But all books are not good. So we should ______ only good books.

______ books as we can.

1) much
2) many
3) few
4) less

Correct Answer: many

QID : 275 - 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.

Books are our ______ friends. They are our guides. We can learn everything from them. The books contain all the great ______ of the world's leaders and we can learn them by reading the books. The books help us find ______ to our questions. The books never fail us. We should read as ______ books as we can. But all books are not good. So we should ______ only good books.

So we should ______ only good books and read them.

1) remove
2) looking
3) steel
4) choose

Correct Answer: choose

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