एस.एस.सी. सीजीएल (टियर -1) परीक्षा पेपर 2018 "10 जून 2019" शाम की पाली (English Comprehension) SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 10 June 2019" Evening Shift (English Comprehension)



एस.एस.सी. सीजीएल (टियर -1) परीक्षा पेपर 2018 "10 जून 2019" शाम की पाली (English Comprehension) SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 10 June 2019" Evening Shift (English Comprehension)



Q.1    In the sentence identify the segment which contains the grammatical error.

Supriya asked Kiran that where had her mother gone when the results of the contest were being declared.    
1. Supriya asked Kiran
2. were being declared
3. when the results of the contest
4. that where had her mother gone

Correct Answer: that where had her mother gone


Q.2    Select the most appropriate meaning of the underlined idiom in the given sentence.

Extreme poverty made the poor woman wonder how long she could keep the wolf from the door.    
1. avoid starvation
2. be safe in her house
3. keep wild animals away
4. live on charity

Correct Answeravoid starvation

Q.3    Select the correctly spelt word.    
1. acommodation
2. accommodation
3. acomodation
4. accomodation

Correct Answer:accommodation


Q.4    Given below are four jumbled sentences. Select the option that gives their correct order.

A. It was very unusual as boys were not supposed to be out of school at this late hour.
B. He moved closer to the boy in anger so that he could recognise the miscreant and punish him.
C. He felt angry as teachers ought to be about school rules being broken.
D. Mr Oliver, the school teacher saw a lonely boy sitting on a rock, weeping soundlessly. 

1. DACB
2. DBAC
3. ABCD
4. ACBD

Correct Answer: DACB

Q.5    Select the most appropriate antonym of the given word.

SEVERE    
1. mild
2. morose
3. mediocre
4. meticulous

Correct Answer: mild

Q.6    Given below are four jumbled sentences. Select the option that gives their correct order.

A. Soon, flames ignited the wooden beams of the grand palace built by Xerxes.
B. Men and women holding aloft flaming torches, raced up and down the palace terraces.
C. When the fire died out, all that remained of the magnificent palace were the stone columns.
D. Looters fought off the  heat of the inferno to drag out gold and silver vessels. 

1. BCAD
2. BADC
3. ADBD
4. CDBA

Correct Answer: BADC


Q.7    Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank. 

I was frustrated at not being able to ______ of my old car.
1. dispose
2. deal
3. depose
4. devoid

Correct Answer: dispose

Q.8    In the sentence identify the segment which contains the grammatical error.

On the way he was bited on his  toe by a poisonous snake .    
1. he was bited
2. by a poisonous snake
3. On the way
4. on his toe

Correct Answer: he was bited

Q.9    Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If no substitution is required, select No improvement.

It is convey to all the residents by  now that they are required to apply for parking stickers.    
1. No improvement
2. It has been conveyed to all the residents
3. It is conveyed to all the residents
4. It will be conveyed to all the residents

Correct Answer: It has been conveyed to all the residents

Q.10    Select the correctly spelt word.    
1. perticuler
2. particuler
3. particular
4. perticular

Correct Answerparticular


Q.11    Select the word which means the same as the group of words given. 

Sole right to make and sell some invention    
1. heirloom
2. patent
3. inheritance
4. copyright

Correct Answer: patent

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Q.12    Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

LAMENT
1. torment
2. mourn
3. afflict
4. distress

Correct Answer: mourn

Q.13    Select the correct active form of the given sentence. 

You will either be taken prisoner or shot by the enemy.    
1. The enemy would either take you prisoner or shoot.
2. The enemy will be either taking you prisoner or shooting you.
3. The enemy will either take you prisoner or shoot you.
4. The enemy either takes you prisoner or shoots you.

Correct Answer:The enemy will either take you prisoner or shoot you.

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.

Portia claims that even if she (1)______ to live as long as Sibylla, she would die as (2)______ as Diana because she can only be claimed (3)______ the manner specified by her father's will. She (4)______ that nobody would be able to crack (5)______ casket test and so she was bound to remain unmarried.
    
Q.14    Select the  most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.    
1. has
2. were
3. was
4. is

Correct Answer: were

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.

Portia claims that even if she (1)______ to live as long as Sibylla, she would die as (2)______ as Diana because she can only be claimed (3)______ the manner specified by her father's will. She (4)______ that nobody would be able to crack (5)______ casket test and so she was bound to remain unmarried.
Q.15    Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.    
1. real
2. pure
3. clear
4. plain

Correct Answer: pure

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.

Portia claims that even if she (1)______ to live as long as Sibylla, she would die as (2)______ as Diana because she can only be claimed (3)______ the manner specified by her father's will. She (4)______ that nobody would be able to crack (5)______ casket test and so she was bound to remain unmarried.

Q.16    Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.    
1. at
2. from
3. through
4. in

Correct Answer: in

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.

Portia claims that even if she (1)______ to live as long as Sibylla, she would die as (2)______ as Diana because she can only be claimed (3)______ the manner specified by her father's will. She (4)______ that nobody would be able to crack (5)______ casket test and so she was bound to remain unmarried.
    
Q.17    Select the most appropriate option  to fill in blank No.4.    
1. will worry
2. worries
3. worry
4. has worry

Correct Answer: worries

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.

Portia claims that even if she (1)______ to live as long as Sibylla, she would die as (2)______ as Diana because she can only be claimed (3)______ the manner specified by her father's will. She (4)______ that nobody would be able to crack (5)______ casket test and so she was bound to remain unmarried.
    
Q.18    Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.    
1. one
2. a
3. an
4. the

Correct Answer:the

Q.19    Select the most appropriate antonym of the given word.

PRUDENT
1. indiscreet
2. tactful
3. judicious
4. practical

Correct Answer: indiscreet

Q.20    Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.

REPUDIATE    
1. enforce
2. renounce
3. regret
4. sanction

Correct Answerrenounce

Q.21    Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank. 

The owner of the house was ______ at the watchman for letting in a stranger.    
1. indulgent
2. indignant
3. indifferent
4. impatient

Correct Answer: indignant

Q.22    Select the correct passive form of the given sentence. 

Have they announced the world cup cricket team?    
1. Have the world cup cricket team been announced?
2. Has the world cup cricket team being announced?
3. Has the world cup cricket team been announced?
4. Have the world cup cricket team announced?

Correct AnswerHas the world cup cricket team been announced?

Q.23    Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If no substitution is required, select No improvement.

The world's agricultural land  are in pressure to raising more and more crops.    
1. land is at pressure to raise
2. land is under pressure to raise
3. land is under pressure so raising
4. No improvement

Correct Answerland is under pressure to raise

Q.24    Select the word which means the same as the group of words given. 

One who helps a person in need    
1. collaborator
2. samaritan
3. veteran
4. mercenary

Correct Answer: samaritan

Q.25    Select the most appropriate meaning of the underlined idiom in the given sentence.

The ambitious project to impart free books to all students ended in smoke.    
1. was delayed
2. exceeded the budget
3. was successfully completed
4. yielded no result

Correct Answer: yielded no result

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