Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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76.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No error'.

The two men were (1)/quarrelling with one another (2)/claiming the same watch as their own. (3)/ No error (4).

  • The two men were

  • quarrelling with one another

  • claiming the same watch as their own

  • No error


B.

quarrelling with one another

Use 'each other' in place of 'one another' in second part of the sentence.

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80.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Opulent

  • Fake

  • Gloomy

  • Rich

  • Selfish


C.

Rich

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84.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

To keep the wolf from the door

  • Avoid starvation

  • Crack the deal

  • Entry prohibited

  • Have a pleasanttour


A.

Avoid starvation

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82.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Irk

  • Attract

  • Discourage

  • Irritate

  • Please


D.

Please

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85.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Teething Problems

  • Oral Problems

  • Problems at the start of a new project

  • Problems for quite a long time in adjusting in the new place

  • Problem of having good dentist


B.

Problems at the start of a new project

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83.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Grotesque

  • Free

  • Odd

  • Plain

  • Queer


C.

Plain

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79.

In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and mark it by selecting the appropriate option.

Neha has been crying ...............morning.

  • from

  • of

  • since

  • till


C.

since

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78.

In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and mark it by selecting the appropriate option.

The higher you climb, the more difficult it ................. to breathe.

  • became

  • becomes

  • has become

  • is becoming


B.

becomes

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77.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No error'.

Everybody knows (1)/that Bhutan is the most peaceful (2)/of all other countries in the world (3)/ No error (4)

  • Everybody knows

  • that Bhutan is the most peaceful

  • of all other countries in the world

  • No error


C.

of all other countries in the world

The correct use is superlative degree + of all + plural noun.
i.e. use 'of all countries' in place of 'of all other countries' in third part of the sentence.

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81.

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Morose

  • Flatter

  • Gloomy

  • Friendly

  • Savvy


B.

Gloomy

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