Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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77.

In the following question, some part 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'.

Rohit is two year (1)/ junior than Mukesh (2)/ in the office. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • Rohit is two year

  • Junior than Mukesh

  • in the office

  • No error


B.

Junior than Mukesh

The adjectives superior, junior, inferior, anterior, posterior are followed by to, not than.
Replace "than" by "to" in second part of the sentence.


76.

In the following question, some part 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'.

On Sundays (1)/ I prefer reading (2)/ than going out visiting my friends. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • On Sundays

  • I prefer reading

  • than going out visiting my friends

  • No error


C.

than going out visiting my friends

The verb "Prefer" is normally used with "to" instead of than. Therefore, I prefer reading to going out should be used.


85.

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

To go through fire and water

  • To scold someone

  • To experience many dangers in order to achieve something

  • To act without restraints

  • Something which hurts


B.

To experience many dangers in order to achieve something


80.

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

Articulate

  • Dominate

  • Distinct

  • Helpers

  • Unsteady


B.

Distinct


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.

Riya ............... her matriculation examination in 2016.

  • completed

  • passed

  • obtained

  • gathered


B.

passed


81.

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

Ascend

  • Lay

  • Climb

  • Weaken

  • Void


B.

Climb


84.

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

Will-o-the wisp

  • Something that is impossible to get or achieve

  • To keep off an unwanted and undesirable person

  • To spend recklessly

  • Accept or leave the offer


A.

Something that is impossible to get or achieve


82.

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

Waggish

  • Jocular

  • Whimsical

  • Flippant

  • Solemn


D.

Solemn


83.

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

Desecrate

  • Sanctify

  • Profane

  • Befoul

  • Defile


A.

Sanctify


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.

God is ...........

  • immanent

  • mortal

  • imminent

  • deference


A.

immanent