Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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82.

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

Nugatory

  • Delusive

  • Futile

  • Unreal

  • Productive


D.

Productive

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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.

By fits and starts

  • Occasionally

  • Totally

  • Finally

  • Irregularly


D.

Irregularly

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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 employee did not ............. to the argument of the manager.

  • precede

  • exceed

  • concede

  • recede


C.

concede

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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.

Mealy-mouthed

  • Ill-tempered

  • Soft-spoken

  • Enthusiastic

  • Depressed


B.

Soft-spoken

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80.

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

Cantankerous

  • Humorous

  • Quarrelsome

  • Remorseful

  • Dullness


B.

Quarrelsome

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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.

He was sworn ...............as the Prime Minister of our country.

  • in

  • off

  • about

  • out


A.

in

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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'.

These kind of clothes (1)/are rather expensive (2)/ for me to buy. (3)/ No error (4).

  • These kind of clothes

  • are rather expensive

  • for me to buy

  • No error


A.

These kind of clothes

Use 'kinds of clothes' in place of 'kind of clothes' in first part of the sentence as the sentence is singular.

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81.

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

Connoisseur

  • Decisive

  • Uncivilised

  • Discerning Judge

  • Narrow-minded


C.

Discerning Judge

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83.

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

Naive

  • Artful

  • Candid

  • Credulous

  • Sincere


A.

Artful

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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'.

My sister-in-laws (1)/ who lives in Kolkata (2)/ have come to stay with us. (3)/ No error (4)

  • My sister-in-laws

  • who lives in Kolkata

  • have come to stay with us

  • No error


A.

My sister-in-laws

Use 'sister-in-law' in place of 'sister-in-laws' for the plural 'S' is added to the root word.

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