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English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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155.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence is free from error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

He was (a)/ a learnt man among lords, (b) / and a lord among men. (c) / No error (d)

  • He was

  • a learnt man among lords

  • and a lord among learned men

  • No error


B.

a learnt man among lords

In the second part of the sentence, 'learnt' should be replaced with 'learned'. i.e. a learned man among lords is the correct sentence.

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160.

In the following questions sentences are given with blanks to be filled in an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

Her true feelings manifested themselves in her sarcastic remarks, only then was her .......... revealed.

  • sweetness

  • bitterness

  • sarcasm

  • charm


B.

bitterness

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154.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence is free from error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

The visitor took the vacant seat (a) / next from mine (b) / one of the many huge sofas in the room. (c) / No error (d)

  • The visitor took the vacant seat

  • next from mine

  • one of the many huge sofas in the room

  • No error


B.

next from mine

In the second part of the sentence 'next to mine' should be used.

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156.

In the following questions sentences are given with blanks to be filled in an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

The book provides an overview of European wines that should prove inviting to both the virtual ............. and the experienced connoisseur.

  • prodigal

  • novice

  • zealot

  • glutton


B.

novice

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158.

In the following questions sentences are given with blanks to be filled in an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

This practice was brought ............. to prevent certain abuses.

  • about

  • in

  • down

  • off


B.

in

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159.

In the following questions sentences are given with blanks to be filled in an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

This package was supposed .............. yesterday.

  • to have been delivered

  • to deliver

  • to be delivering

  • not to be delivered


B.

to deliver

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152.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence is free from error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

The new device (a) / aims at eliminating (b) / the risk of short-circuiting (c) / No error (d)

  • The new device

  • aims at eliminating

  • the risk of short-circuiting

  • No error


C.

the risk of short-circuiting

Use 'short-circuit' in place of short-circuiting.

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157.

In the following questions sentences are given with blanks to be filled in an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

The Sun is shining brightly, please ............ the light.

  • put off

  • put out

  • take off

  • put on


B.

put out

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151.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence is free from error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

With our great annoyance (a)/ we found the ground (b) / filled with broken glasses. (c) / No error (d)

  • With our great annoyance

  • we found the ground

  • filled with broken glasses

  • No error


A.

With our great annoyance

Use 'to' in place of 'with'. in the first part of the sentence.

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153.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence is free from error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

I wish to heartily (a) / congratulate you for (b) / your astounding success. (c) / No error (d)

  • I wish to heartily

  • congratulate you for

  • your astounding success


B.

congratulate you for

Replace 'for' with 'on' in second part of the sentence. i.e. congratulate you on your astounding success is the right one.

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