Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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88.

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

Speaking with a stammer or lisp

  • Melliloquent

  • Dentiloquent

  • Fatiloquent

  • Stuttering


D.

Stuttering


90.

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

  • Pertinacious

  • Demarcation

  • Temperament

  • Sureptitious


D.

Sureptitious


91.

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

  • Treachery

  • Refrendum

  • Suppression

  • Resemblance


B.

Refrendum


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 Direct/Indirect speech.

He said, "Let it rain I have to go."

  • He persisted that he did not care for the rain and he had to go.

  • He said that rain can't stop him to go out.

  • He exclaimed that let it rain but he will go.

  • He said that he can't go just because it is raining.


A.

He persisted that he did not care for the rain and he had to go.


87.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

I left my job because I did not agree to the company's appraisal policies.

  • agree about

  • agree with

  • agree on

  • No improvement


B.

agree with


86.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

The reason of her outburst in the party is yet unknown.

  • reason for

  • reason to

  • reason on

  • No improvement


A.

reason for


92.

This question below consists 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: While the Soviet Government bought grain and other foreign consumer goods to be sold in domestic markets at heavily subsidized rates, Russia rejected socialism.
Q: The oil industry was the prime target of a sweeping privatization drive launched after the break-up of the Soviet Union.
R: The Russian government has failed to do for its people even a fraction of what the Soviet Union, with twice the population, did with the revenue generated from oil.
S: However, not all Russian have been rolling in oil wealth.

  • QSRP

  • PRQS

  • RQSP

  • RSPQ


A.

QSRP


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.

I hope that I shall win this dance competition.

  • It is hoped that the dance competition will be won by me.

  • Winning the dance competition is hoped by me.

  • Dance competition winning is my hope.

  • The dance competition is hoped to be won.


A.

It is hoped that the dance competition will be won by me.


89.

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

Excessive desire to work

  • Ergomania

  • Idolomania

  • Islomania

  • Ethnomania


A.

Ergomania


93.

This question below consists 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: The recent reduction in interest rates in the US and the injection of liquidity have resulted in investors seeking new avenues such as commodity markets, in view of the turbulence in financial markets and the low returns in treasuries.
Q: The relatively easy liquidity and low-interest rates, by themselves, make holding of inventories attractive and thus induce volatility in commodity markets.
R: The financialisation of commodity trade and current extraordinary conditions in global financial markets could have influenced the spurt in prices.
S: The weakening of the US dollar is also advanced as a reason for the recent volatility in commodity markets, including food items.

  • PRQS

  • SPQR

  • QSPR

  • RPQS


D.

RPQS