एस.एस.सी. सीजीएल (टियर -1) परीक्षा पेपर 2018 "04 जून 2019" सुबह की पाली (English Comprehension) SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 04 June 2019" Morning Shift (English Comprehension)



एस.एस.सी. सीजीएल (टियर -1) परीक्षा पेपर 2018 "04 जून 2019" सुबह की पाली (English Comprehension) SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 04 June 2019" Morning Shift (English Comprehension)



(English Comprehension) :

Comprehension:

In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

Seoul's city government is asking people for help to correct poorly translated street signs - with prizes on offer for (1)______ who spot the most errors. It's running (2)______ two-week campaign calling on Koreans and foreigners (3)______ to keep their eyes peeled for (4)______ in English, Japanese and Chinese text, the Korea Times reports. There's a (5)______ focus on public transport signs, maps and information signs at historic sites, as part of a drive to improve the experience of foreign tourists in the South Korean capital. 

Q.1    Select the most appropriate option for blank No. 1.    
1. these
2. that
3. those
4. this

Correct Answerthose

Comprehension:

In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

Seoul's city government is asking people for help to correct poorly translated street signs - with prizes on offer for (1)______ who spot the most errors. It's running (2)______ two-week campaign calling on Koreans and foreigners (3)______ to keep their eyes peeled for (4)______ in English, Japanese and Chinese text, the Korea Times reports. There's a (5)______ focus on public transport signs, maps and information signs at historic sites, as part of a drive to improve the experience of foreign tourists in the South Korean capital. 

Q.2    Select the most appropriate option for blank No. 2.    
1. an
2. a
3. the
4. one

Correct Answera

Comprehension:

In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

Seoul's city government is asking people for help to correct poorly translated street signs - with prizes on offer for (1)______ who spot the most errors. It's running (2)______ two-week campaign calling on Koreans and foreigners (3)______ to keep their eyes peeled for (4)______ in English, Japanese and Chinese text, the Korea Times reports. There's a (5)______ focus on public transport signs, maps and information signs at historic sites, as part of a drive to improve the experience of foreign tourists in the South Korean capital. 

Q.3    Select the most appropriate option for blank No. 3.    
1. alike
2. similarly
3. likely
4. same

Correct Answeralike

Compreh ension:

In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

Seoul's city government is asking people for help to correct poorly translated street signs - with prizes on offer for (1)______ who spot the most errors. It's running (2)______ two-week campaign calling on Koreans and foreigners (3)______ to keep their eyes peeled for (4)______ in English, Japanese and Chinese text, the Korea Times reports. There's a (5)______ focus on public transport signs, maps and information signs at historic sites, as part of a drive to improve the experience of foreign tourists in the South Korean capital. 

Q.4    Select the  most appropriate option for blank No. 4.    
1. mistakes
2. guffaws
3. oversight
4. blunder

Correct Answermistakes

Comprehension:

In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.

Seoul's city government is asking people for help to correct poorly translated street signs - with prizes on offer for (1)______ who spot the most errors. It's running (2)______ two-week campaign calling on Koreans and foreigners (3)______ to keep their eyes peeled for (4)______ in English, Japanese and Chinese text, the Korea Times reports. There's a (5)______ focus on public transport signs, maps and information signs at historic sites, as part of a drive to improve the experience of foreign tourists in the South Korean capital. 

Q.5    Select the most appropriate option for blank No. 5.    
1. important
2. particular
3. meticulous
4. signifying

Correct Answerparticular

Q.6    Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.

To play ducks and drakes    
1. to use recklessly
2. to act cleverly
3. to change places
4. to be friendly

Correct Answerto use recklessly

Q.7    In the sentence identify the segment which contains the grammatical error. 

Cyclone Idai killed at least 157 people in Zimbabwe and Mozambique although it tore across Southern Africa.    
1. although
2. it tore across
3. Cyclone Idai killed
4. at least 157 people

Correct Answeralthough

Q.8    Given below are four jumbled sentences. Select the option that gives their correct order.

A. The cafe's owner says he's interested in conservation, and hopes customers will realise the animals are worth saving, even though they often have a bad reputation.
B. None of them are venomous, meaning customers can get up close and personal with the reptiles. 
C. Here you sip your drink in the company of 35 snakes. 
D. This cafe, which has just opened in Tokyo, is not for the faint-hearted.
1. ABDC
2. DBCA
3. ABCD
4. DCBA

Correct AnswerDCBA

Q.9    Given below are four jumbled sentences. Select the option that gives their correct order.

A. An environmental group performed a necropsy on the animal and found about 40 kilograms of plastic, including grocery bags and rice sacks. 
B. A 4.7-metre long whale died on Saturday in Phillipines where it was stranded a day earlier.
C. "It's very disgusting and heartbreaking," he said. "We've done necropsies on 61 dolphins and whales in the last 10 years and this is one of the biggest amounts of plastic we've seen."
D. "The animal died from starvation and was unable to eat because of the trash filling its stomach," said Darrell Blatchley, Director of D' Bone Collector Museum Inc..    
1. BACD
2. ABCD
3. DABC
4. BADC

Correct AnswerBADC

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Q.10    Select the  wrongly spelt word.    
1. carriage
2. callous
3. calander
4. career

Correct Answercalander

Q.11    Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If no substitution is required, select No improvement.

The workers of this textile factory demand higher wages for a long time.    
1. has demanded higher wages
2. No improvement
3. demanded higher wages
4. have been demanding higher wages

Correct Answerhave been demanding higher wages

Q.12    Select the word which means the same as the group of words given.

A person, animal or plant much below the usual height    
1. witch
2. wizard
3. creature
4. dwarf

Correct Answerdwarf

Q.13    Select the synonym of the given word.

CHRONIC    
1. persistent
2. common
3. temporary
4. ordinary

Correct Answerpersistent

Q.14    Select the antonym of the given word.

SCARCE    
1. plentiful
2. few
3. scanty
4. seldom

Correct Answerplentiful

Q.15    Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom. 

At daggers drawn    
1. without hope
2. bitterly hostile
3. deceiving somebody
4. friendly with each other

Correct Answerbitterly hostile

Q.16    Select the wrongly   spelt word.    
1. expire
2. explicit
3. explode
4. exploite

Correct Answerexploite

Q.17    Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If no substitution is required, select No improvement.

If you park your car here, the traffic police has fined you.    
1. will fine you
2. fined you
3. No improvement
4. fine you

Correct Answerwill fine you

Q.18    Select the antonym of the given word. 

EXPANSION    
1. compression
2. augmentation
3. extension
4. inflation

Correct Answercompression

Q.19    Select the most appropriate word to fill in the blank. 

His company has the ______ of producing the best cricket balls in the country.    
1. brand
2. opinion
3. position
4. reputation

Correct Answerreputation

Q.20    Select the synonym of the given word. 

COERCE    
1. pressurize
2. leave
3. enchant
4. cajole

Correct Answerpressurize

Q.21    Select the correct  passive form of the given sentence. 

Do not buy medicines without the doctor's prescription.    
1. Medicines should not be bought without the doctor's prescription.
2. Medicines might not be bought without the doctor's prescription
3. Medicines need not be bought without the doctor's prescription
4. Medicines could not be bought without the doctor's prescription

Correct AnswerMedicines should not be bought without the doctor's prescription.

Q.22    In the sentence identify the segment which contains the grammatical error. 

We had to decline several orders in case that the production was held up due to labour strike.    
1. due to labour strike
2. We had to decline
3. in case that
4. the production was held up

Correct Answerin case that

Q.23    Select the correct active form of the given sentence.

Every passing vehicle was being thoroughly checked by the guards.    
1. The guards have been thoroughly checking every passing vehicle.
2. Every passing vehicle were thoroughly checking the guards.
3. The guards have thoroughly checked every passing vehicle.
4. The guards were thoroughly checking every passing vehicle.

Correct AnswerThe guards were thoroughly checking every passing vehicle.

Q.24    Select the most appropriate word to fill in the blank. 

Around sixty bands in colourful ______ took part in the Notting Hill Carnival.    
1. clothings
2. costumes
3. dressing
4. apparels

Correct Answer: costumes

Q.25    Select the word which means the same as the group of words given.

A student who idly or without excuse absents himself/hersef from school    
1. itinerant
2. migrant
3. truant
4. vagrant

Correct Answertruant

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