Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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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.

Put one's foot down.

  • Give up easily without a fight

  • Learn to dance inspite of being clumsy

  • Adopt a firm policy when faced with opposition or disobedience

  • Take the first step of a very long difficult journey


C.

Adopt a firm policy when faced with opposition or disobedience


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.

I sensed the ...............of the argument.

  • beautiful

  • beautifully

  • beauty

  • beautification


C.

beauty


82.

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

Hazardous

  • Perilous

  • Precarious

  • Dicey

  • Secure


D.

Secure


85.

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

Whistle in the dark

  • Pretend to be unafraid

  • A ray of hope in the worst of times

  • See a ghost while dreaming

  • Be blind and fall into a trap


A.

Pretend to be unafraid


80.

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

Drivel

  • Intelligent

  • Blather

  • Judicious

  • Sane


B.

Blather


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'.

He was able to put  (1)/pen of paper only (2)/ much later. (3)/ No error (4)

  • He was able to put 

  • pen of paper only

  • much later

  • No Error


B.

pen of paper only


81.

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

Perseverance

  • Endurance

  • Cowardice

  • Lethargy

  • Indolence


A.

Endurance


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'.

Not too long then, the (1)/lodge was the only (2)/place to stay here. (3)/ No error (4)

  • Not too long then, the

  • lodge was the only

  • place to stay here

  • No error


A.

Not too long then, the

'If not too long' should be used in place of 'too long then' in first part of the sentence.


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.

The beans are ....................turned to avoid burning.

  • constant

  • constants

  • constantly

  • constantedly


C.

constantly


83.

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

Advocacy

  • Discouragement

  • Advancement

  • Assistance

  • Backing


A.

Discouragement