Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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89.

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

A lover of work

  • Oenophile

  • Technophile

  • Romanophile

  • Ergophile


D.

Ergophile


87.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

Hardly nothing was offered to the victim of the earthquake.

  • Hardly something

  • Hardly anything

  • Hardly little

  • No improvement


B.

Hardly anything


86.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

He thanked me for what I have done for his wife.

  • had done

  • had been done

  • have been done

  • No improvement


A.

had done


94.

In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive voice. Out of four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active voice.

The residents celebrated Diwali.

  • Celebration of Diwali was done by the residents.

  • Diwali has been celebrated by the residents.

  • Diwali was celebrated by the residents.

  • Diwali is celebrated by the residents.


C.

Diwali was celebrated by the residents.


92.

This question below consist of a set of labelled sentences. Out of the four options given, select the most logical order of the sentences to form a coherent paragraph.

P: It has been the handmaid of the ruling class.
Q: Therefore, ever since the dawn of civilization, persons in power have always tried to supervise or control education.
R: Education is an instrument which imparts knowledge and therefore, indirectly controls power.
S: It is an old saying that knowledge is power.

  • SQPR

  • PRQS

  • SRQP

  • PSQR


C.

SRQP


95.

In the following question, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect speech. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Indirect/Direct speech.

The foreman said to his workers "I cannot pay you higher wages."

  • The foreman warned his workers that he cannot pay them higher wages.

  • The foreman told his workers that he could not pay them higher wages.

  • The foreman told his workers that they could not be paid higher wages.

  • The foreman forbid his workers to pay higher wages.


B.

The foreman told his workers that he could not pay them higher wages.


93.

This question below consist of a set of labelled sentences. Out of the four options given, select the most logical order of the sentences to form a coherent paragraph.

P: This is despite the fact that there is a rampant migration of rural families to urban centres.
Q: Generally the gains of being a unit of the urban population are less than the disadvantages and risks that are inbuilt in the urban life.
R: Rural population still dominates the urban population as far as the number is considered.
S: India is a country of villages.

  • QRSP

  • RPQS

  • SRQP

  • QPRS


C.

SRQP


90.

In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

  • Impression

  • Personnal

  • Terrorism

  • Illiterate


B.

Personnal


88.

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Killing of One's own child

  • Foeticide

  • Fillicide

  • Infanticide

  • Lupicide


B.

Fillicide


91.

In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

  • Stupefaction

  • Preferential

  • Surveillence

  • Detrimental


C.

Surveillence