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.

Ended in a fiasco

  • A complete failure

  • A successful event

  • Changed one completely

  • Twisted around


A.

A complete failure


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'.

Little knowledge of playing volleyball (1)/ that she possessed proved to be (2)/helpful at the time of inaugural match. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • Little knowledge of playing volleyball

  • that she possessed proved to be

  • helpful at the time of inaugural match

  • No error


A.

Little knowledge of playing volleyball

Use 'A little' in place 'Little' in first part of the sentence. i.e. Little means not much, A little means less than some but more than none.


85.

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

Sow wild oats

  • To make someone fool

  • To make space to red

  • To take revenge

  • To waste time by doing foolish things


D.

To waste time by doing foolish things


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'.

I had not completed my English homework (1)/ so I thought I was done with when the (2)/ teacher asked me to hand it in. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • I had not completed my English homework

  • so I thought I was done with when the

  • teacher asked me to hand it in

  • No error


B.

so I thought I was done with when the

use of 'was done with' is improper, there should be 'I should have done with it'.


80.

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

Eloquent

  • Fluent

  • Ignorant

  • Rude

  • Significant


A.

Fluent


82.

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

Ensconce

  • Establish

  • Impudence

  • Request

  • Unveil


D.

Unveil


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.

Keith has ............. with a failure in English Examination thrice.

  • caught

  • gone

  • got

  • met


D.

met


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 manager was ............ an explanation of his conduct.

  • called for

  • called off

  • called to

  • called up


A.

called for


81.

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

Nefarious

  • Iniquitous

  • Purposeful

  • Suspicious

  • Virtuous


A.

Iniquitous


83.

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

Lugubrious

  • Clumsy

  • Lucid

  • Optimistic

  • Sinister


C.

Optimistic