Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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53.

Choose the word, which is most opposite in meaning to the given words.
Congenial

  • Accord

  • Snug

  • Engaging

  • Unpleasant


D.

Unpleasant

'Congenial' means pleasant or welcoming. So, option (d) unpleasant is correct.

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51.

Choose the word, which is most similar in meaning to the given words.
Dishevelled

  • Tidy

  • Clean

  • Neat

  • Untidy


D.

Untidy

'Dishevelled' means untidy. So, the option (d) is correct.

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59. In these questions, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase given in bold Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.
A chip off the old block
  • Reminds them of one's father

  • To remind one's sin

  • Reminds them of one's son

  • Reminds of previous memories


A.

Reminds them of one's father

The idiom 'a chip off the old block' means someone who closely resembles their parent in character or appearance.

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55.

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
Highly skilled

  • Consummate

  • Inveterate

  • Notorious 

  • Maladroit


A.

Consummate

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60. In these questions, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase given in bold Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.
To fish in troubled waters
  • To indulge in evil conspiracies

  • To make a profit out of disturbance

  • To aggravate the situation

  • To make the most of bad bargain


B.

To make a profit out of disturbance

The idiom 'to fish in troubled waters' means to take advantage or to make a profit out of disturbance.

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56.

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words or sentence.
Identification with the feelings of another

  • Sympathy

  • Empathy

  • Apathy

  • Compassion


B.

Empathy

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54.

Choose the word, which is most opposite in meaning to the given words.
Abjure

  • Renounce

  • Relinquish

  • Abnegate

  • Acquire


D.

Acquire

'Abjure' means to promise to reject a belief or a way of behaving. So, option (d) acquire is correct. All other options mean to reject, deny or given up.

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58.

In these questions, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase given in bold Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.
Cut the mustard

  • To get under expectations

  • To score average

  • To perform well

  • To underperform


C.

To perform well

The idiom 'cut the mustard' means to perform well and succeed.

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57.

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
Insatiable desire for wealth

  • Selfish

  • Avarice

  • Egoist

  • Generosity


B.

Avarice

'Avarice means extreme or insatiable desire for wealth.

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52.

Choose the word, which is most similar in meaning to the given words.
Venerate

  • Despise

  • Disobey

  • Disregard

  • Revere


D.

Revere

'Venerate' means to show a lot of respect. So option (d) revere is correct. All other options mean to dislike or have no respect.

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