Model Questions for SSC CGL (SET-82) GENERAL ENGLISH
Directions: Which of the phrases (a), (b), (c) and (d) given
below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the
sentence grammatically correct?
1. Budget hotels are being set up across the country to provide
travelers with accommodation at reasonable rates.
(a) are to be set in
(b) will be set up
(c) have been setting up around
(d) were set up through
2. Directly the meeting commenced then the Board called for the
(a) No sooner had the meeting commenced than
(b) As soon as the meeting commenced when
(c) Hardly did the meeting commence
(d) Soon after the .meeting commences that
3. The Director said that he did not want to see neither of the
student who had failed and ordered them to leave.
(a) none of the students
(b) one of the student
(c) each of the student
(d) any of the student
4. He was determined in completing the project despite
opposition from the union.
(a) on completing
(b) to complete
(c) for completion
(d) No correction required.
5. In his speech he failed to emphasize the only great reason
why Government programmes have not benefited the poor.
(a) greatest reason why
(b) only greatest reason
(c) only greatest reason for
(d) No correction required
1. (d) 2. (a) 3. (d) 4. (b) 5. (d)