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'.

The student asked me if (1)/ I knew that Kalidas was the greater (2)/ than any other poet. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • The student asked me if

  • I knew that Kalidas was the greater

  • than any other poet

  • No error


B.

I knew that Kalidas was the greater

Remove 'the' in second part of the sentence. As generally, 'the' is not used with comparative degree.


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.

Mother shall return ................... an hour.

  • in

  • after

  • during

  • within


D.

within


84.

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

Adam's ale

  • Gift

  • Food

  • Water

  • Belongings


C.

Water


85.

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

At one's wit end

  • A man of ability

  • At the last moment

  • To get puzzled

  • Undecided controversy


C.

To get puzzled


81.

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

Inanition

  • Lethargy

  • Offensive

  • Vaccilating

  • Grasping


A.

Lethargy


82.

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

Imbroglio

  • Misery

  • Censure

  • Composure

  • Dilemma


C.

Composure


83.

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

Bequest

  • Accord

  • Damage

  • Complex

  • Withdraw


D.

Withdraw


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'.

Ritika decided to get up early (1)/ to wear a nice dress (2)/ and visit her aunt. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • Ritika decided to get up early

  • to wear a nice dress

  • and visit her aunt

  • No error


C.

and visit her aunt

Use 'to visit' in place of 'visit' in third part of the sentence.


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.

It is mainly due to Peter's lethargy that the plan fell .............

  • off

  • through

  • in

  • out


B.

through


80.

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

Surreptitious

  • Hesitation

  • Secret

  • Impious

  • Artless


B.

Secret