Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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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'.

Are not your father (1)/ and your elder brother (2)/ out of town? (3)/ No error (4)

  • Are not your father

  • and your elder brother

  • out of town

  • No error


D.

No error


85.

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

Hobson's choice

  • To choose first in row

  • To make a careful choice

  • No real choice at all

  • To seek all favourable alternative to choose from


C.

No real choice at all


83.

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

Commiserate

  • Debatable

  • Empathize

  • Indifferent

  • Legion


C.

Indifferent


80.

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

Boisterous

  • Clamorous

  • Ferocious

  • Fissiparous

  • Voluminous


A.

Clamorous


84.

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

Pillar to post

  • Main support of an object

  • One place to another

  • To be reluctant

  • To incite others


B.

One place to another


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.

John as well as his friends always .................... the permission of his mother before going for a rugby match.

  • asks

  • receives

  • seeks

  • soughts


C.

seeks


82.

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

Ostentation

  • Comical

  • Insane

  • Modest

  • Swanky


C.

Modest


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.

My sister unlike my brothers .................. to have a career in Engineering.

  • wants

  • want

  • wish

  • aspire


A.

wants


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'.

Our office building comprises (1)/ seven floors and a restaurant at the top in an (2)/ area of about eight hundred sq. meters. (3)/ No error (4)

  • Our office building comprises

  • seven floors and a restaurant at the top in an

  • area of about eight hundred sq. meters

  • No error


B.

seven floors and a restaurant at the top in an

Replace 'at the top' in by 'at the top of' in second part of the sentence.


81.

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

Haggard

  • Emaciate

  • Insane

  • Rejected

  • Ridicule


A.

Emaciate