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'.

No sooner did I come out of my home to go to market (1)/ when it started raining heavily (2)/ which drenched me completely. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • No sooner did I come out of my home to go to market

  • when it started raining heavily

  • which drenched me completely

  • No Error


B.

when it started raining heavily

'No sooner' is always followed by 'than'. Hence 'when' should be replaced with 'than' in second part of the sentence.


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'.

Unless you don't obey (1)/ your elders you (2)/ will not succeed in your life. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • Unless you don't obey

  • your elders you

  • will not succeed in your life

  • No error


A.

Unless you don't obey

The Conjunctions 'unless' and 'until' is never followed by any negative word. Remove don't from first part of the sentence.


81.

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

Petrify

  • Adorn

  • Calm

  • Curious

  • Harden


D.

Harden


83.

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

Tremulous

  • Feeble

  • Frugal

  • Stable

  • Vital


C.

Stable


78.

In the following question, the sentence is 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.

Fourteen kilometers...........not a short distance, to reach to my office daily.

  • are

  • has

  • have

  • is


D.

is


85.

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

Throw up the sponge

  • To attack

  • To laugh at someone

  • To surrender

  • To talk loudly


C.

To surrender


80.

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

Frivolous

  • Captious

  • Wise

  • Puerile

  • Spiritual


C.

Puerile


79.

In the following question, the sentence is 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.

Good reading............. the sense of liberal educated mind.

  • beliefs

  • leads

  • reflects

  • starts


C.

reflects


82.

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

Gregarious

  • Affable

  • Genial

  • Introvert

  • Urbane


C.

Introvert


84.

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

The alpha and the omega

  • Happy and sad

  • The beginning and the end

  • The love and the hatred

  • Truth and dare


B.

The beginning and the end