SSC MTS 2016 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 06-Oct-2017 Shift-1 (English Comprehension)

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SSC MTS 2016 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 06-Oct-2017 Shift-1

(English Comprehension)

QID : 51 - 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'.

She did (1)/ nothing else (2)/ than study. (3)/ No Error (4)

Options:
1) 1

2) 2

3) 3

4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
 
QID : 52 - 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'.

There is a (1)/ village about (2)/ the river. (3)/ No Error (4) 
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
 
QID : 53 - 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.

He died ______ chance.
Options:
1) from
2) with
3) of
4) by
Correct Answer: by
 
QID : 54 - 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.

Her fingers were numb ______ cold. 
Options:
1) with
2) of
3) for
4) on
Correct Answer: with

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 QID : 55 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Crumble

Options:
1) Build 

2) Assemble 

3) Submissive 

4) Forge 
Correct Answer: Submissive 
 
QID : 56 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Defiant 
Options:
1) Obedient
2) Respectful
3) Submissive 
4) Rebellious
Correct Answer: Rebellious
 
QID : 57 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Frail 
Options:
1) Feeble
2) Firm
3) Unbreakable 
4) Strong
Correct Answer: Feeble
 
QID : 58 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Elasticity
Options:
1) Adaptability
2) Flexibility
3) Rubberiness
4) Rigidity
Correct Answer: Rigidity
 
QID : 59 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Irreversible
Options:
1) Certain
2) Permanent
3) Predetermined
4) Repairable 
Correct Answer: Repairable 
 
QID : 60 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Potential

Options:
1) Lacking

2) Hidden

3) Modern 

4) Ability 
Correct Answer: Lacking
 
QID : 61 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Out at the elbows

Options:
1) Stubborn 

2) Poor 

3) To be blunt

4) Rigid 
Correct Answer: Poor 
 
QID : 62 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Come off

Options:
1) Launch oneself

2) Be separated

3) have deposited

4) Taking leave
Correct Answer: Be separated
 
QID : 63 - Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

I will allow you to stay here when you (will deposit) Rs 800. 
Options:
1) has deposit
2) deposited
3) have deposited
4) No improvement
Correct Answer: No improvement
 
QID : 64 - Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

Rohit's miserable condition (made her wept).
Options:
1) made her to weep
2) made her to wept
3) made her weep
4) No improvement
Correct Answer: made her weep
 
QID : 65 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Treatment by means of exercise and massage.

Options:
1) Chemotherapy

2) Electrotherapy

3) Redundant

4) Radiotherapy
Correct Answer: Redundant
 
QID : 66 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

One who journeys from place to place.

Options:
1) Hesitant

2) Itinerant

3) Daughter

4) Triumphant
Correct Answer: Itinerant
 
QID : 67 - 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.
 
Options:
1) Doughter
2) Daughtor
3) Daughter
4) Duaghter
Correct Answer: Daughter
 
QID : 68 - 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.
 
Options:
1) Appearance
2) Appearence
3) Appaerance
4) Apearrance
Correct Answer: Appearance
 
QID : 69 - Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order. Low initial and
P: of cellular communication
Q: recurring costs are
R: an important advantage 

Options:
1) QRP
2) PQR
3) RPQ
4) PRQ
Correct Answer: QRP
 
QID : 70 - Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.

The relevance of education
P: will have to be ensured
Q: social, cultural and economic progress.
R: professionally in the context of
 
Options:
1) PRQ
2) RPQ
3) QRP
4) QPR
Correct Answer: PRQ
 
QID : 71 - 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.

We have all ______ an old saying “a friend in need is a friend indeed“. A real or true friend is always ______ to help us when we need them. At the same time, it is our ______ to remain helpful towards our friends. This proverb means that ‘a friend who helps his friend in ______ is a real friend’. The proverb could be taken to mean that ‘friends ______ on each other’. If someone is our friend, we should be glad to help them when they need us. And we can assume that this sentiment is reciprocal. That is what true friendship is about.

We have all ______ an old saying
 
Options:
1) read
2) across
3) heard
4) saw
Correct Answer: heard
 
QID : 72 - 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.

We have all ______ an old saying “a friend in need is a friend indeed“. A real or true friend is always ______ to help us when we need them. At the same time, it is our ______ to remain helpful towards our friends. This proverb means that ‘a friend who helps his friend in ______ is a real friend’. The proverb could be taken to mean that ‘friends ______ on each other’. If someone is our friend, we should be glad to help them when they need us. And we can assume that this sentiment is reciprocal. That is what true friendship is about.

A real or true friend is always______
 
Options:
1) willing
2) billing
3) chilling
4) thrilling
Correct Answer: willing
 
QID : 73 - 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.

We have all ______ an old saying “a friend in need is a friend indeed“. A real or true friend is always ______ to help us when we need them. At the same time, it is our ______ to remain helpful towards our friends. This proverb means that ‘a friend who helps his friend in ______ is a real friend’. The proverb could be taken to mean that ‘friends ______ on each other’. If someone is our friend, we should be glad to help them when they need us. And we can assume that this sentiment is reciprocal. That is what true friendship is about.

it is our ______ to remain helpful
 
Options:
1) wish
2) compulsion
3) problem
4) responsibility
Correct Answer: responsibility
 
QID : 74 - 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.

We have all ______ an old saying “a friend in need is a friend indeed“. A real or true friend is always ______ to help us when we need them. At the same time, it is our ______ to remain helpful towards our friends. This proverb means that ‘a friend who helps his friend in ______ is a real friend’. The proverb could be taken to mean that ‘friends ______ on each other’. If someone is our friend, we should be glad to help them when they need us. And we can assume that this sentiment is reciprocal. That is what true friendship is about.

helps his friend in ______ is a real
 
Options:
1) greed
2) need
3) weed
4) speed
Correct Answer: need
 
QID : 75 - 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.

We have all ______ an old saying “a friend in need is a friend indeed“. A real or true friend is always ______ to help us when we need them. At the same time, it is our ______ to remain helpful towards our friends. This proverb means that ‘a friend who helps his friend in ______ is a real friend’. The proverb could be taken to mean that ‘friends ______ on each other’. If someone is our friend, we should be glad to help them when they need us. And we can assume that this sentiment is reciprocal. That is what true friendship is about.

friends ______ on each other'.
 
Options:
1) burden
2) rely
3) deny
4) cry
Correct Answer: rely

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