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 words/sentence.

The upward force that a fluid exerts on a body floating in it.

  • Upthrust

  • Plunge

  • Submerge

  • Capsize


A.

Upthrust


87.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

No one knows how he escaped dash to pieces.

  • being dash

  • being dashed

  • dashed

  • No improvement


B.

being dashed


92.

The 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.

As for ourselves, we

X.    combing our hair
Y.     a good wash and
Z.    were contented with

  • ZXY

  • YZX

  • YXZ

  • ZYX


D.

ZYX


91.

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

  • Conssensus

  • Consenssus

  • Consensus

  • Conssenssus


C.

Consensus


93.

The 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.

If there is a
X. corresponding sensation
Y.  kind, there has to be a
Z. change in brain activity of a certain

  • ZXY

  • ZYX

  • YZX

  • YXZ


B.

ZYX


86.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

She was uneasy because she never be on a plane before.

  • had never been

  • never been

  • is never been

  • No improvement


A.

had never been


89.

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

The use of irony to mock or convey contempt.

  • Sanction

  • Flatter

  • Compliment

  • Sarcasm


D.

Sarcasm


94.

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

The fire destroyed the whole neighbourhood.

  • The whole neighbourhood is destroyed by the fire.

  • The whole neighbourhood was destroyed by the fire.

  • The whole neighbourhood was being destroyed by the fire.

  • The whole neighbourhood is being destroyed by the fire.


B.

The whole neighbourhood was destroyed by the fire.


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 accused said to the judge, "Let me meet my children before I die, sir."

  • The accused requests the judge to let him meet his children before he died.

  • The accused requested the judge to let him meet his children before he died.

  • The accused begs the judge to allow him to meet his children before he dies.

  • The accused begged the judge to let him meet his children before he dies.


B.

The accused requested the judge to let him meet his children before he died.


90.

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

  • Threashing

  • Thrasheing

  • Threasheing

  • Thrashing


D.

Thrashing