Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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83.

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

Diffident

  • Bashful

  • Demure

  • Aggressive

  • Meek


C.

Aggressive


80.

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

Facsimile

  • Disparate

  • Replica

  • Peculiar

  • Contrast


B.

Replica


81.

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

Chauvinism

  • Neutral

  • Aloof

  • Zealotry

  • Evenhanded


C.

Zealotry


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 indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

The shepherd guarded a large ................ of sheep and allowed them to move from pasture to pasture.

  • block

  • culture

  • shoal

  • flock


D.

flock


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'.

The view of the downstream (1)/ and directly down the (2)/ bridge was awesome. (3)/No Error (4)

  • The view of the downstream

  • and directly down the

  • bridge was awesome

  • No error


B.

and directly down the

Use 'directly below the' in place of 'directly down the in second part of the sentence.


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'.

His name was hardly (1)/ known out (2)/ his own country. (3)/No Error (4)

  • His name was hardly

  • known out

  • his own country

  • No error


B.

known out

 Use 'known outside' in place of 'known out' in second part of the sentence.


82.

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

Melody

  • Chant

  • Lyric

  • Cacophony

  • Inflection


C.

Cacophony


85.

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

To make up one's mind

  • To be prepared for unfavourable outcomes

  • To make a decision; decide

  • To overcome intense grief

  • To psyche oneself into believing that the task at hand is not impossible


B.

To make a decision; decide


84.

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

To have a finger in every pie

  • To fight with everybody

  • To be involved in a large and varied number of activities or enterprises

  • To make fun of everybody

  • To leave every job unfinished


B.

To be involved in a large and varied number of activities or enterprises


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 indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

The fun.............. reduced significantly when mom decided to tag along.

  • mark

  • sign

  • quotient

  • moment


C.

quotient