Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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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 .......... my husband and I had was so loud it woke our children.

  • quarrel

  • coral

  • moral

  • laurel


A.

quarrel


81.

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

Obliterate

  • Construct

  • Annihilate

  • Revive

  • Initiate


B.

Annihilate


84.

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

To heave a sigh of relief

  • To become very tired with routine or boring work

  • To suddenly feel very happy because something unpleasant has not happened or has ended

  • To feel extremely sad over someone else's misfortune

  • To Feel silent anger over real or perceived injustice


B.

To suddenly feel very happy because something unpleasant has not happened or has ended


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'.

Several great battles (1)/ took place among (2)/ the British and the Americans. (3)/No Error (4)

  • Several great battles

  • took place among

  • the British and the Americans

  • No error


B.

took place among

Replace 'among' by 'between' as 'between' is used for two things and 'among' is used for more than two things.


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 stream gurgled (1)/ contentedly as it (2)/ slowed to rounding the bend. (3)/No Error (4)

  • The stream gurgled

  • contentedly as it

  • slowed to rounding the bend

  • No error


C.

slowed to rounding the bend

'slowed to round' should be used in third part of the sentence.


82.

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

Scrimp

  • Skimp

  • Conserve

  • Squander

  • Curtail


C.

Squander


85.

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

To be on cloud nine

  • To extremely happy

  • To feel lucky

  • To experience the feeling of being intoxicated

  • To make one last attempt


A.

To extremely happy


80.

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

Litter

  • Trash

  • Order

  • Possess

  • System


A.

Trash


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 criminal changed his name to an ................ in order to elude the police.

  • alternative

  • alias

  • option

  • untrue


B.

alias


83.

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

Guzzle

  • Carouse

  • Starve

  • Imbibe

  • Quaff


B.

Starve