Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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85.

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

Out of date

  • Not have time; very busy

  • Not stick to the schedule

  • Fail to find a partner

  • Old-fashioned


D.

Old-fashioned


81.

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

Consequent

  • Inception

  • Ensuing

  • Dawn

  • Creation


B.

Ensuing


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'.

"You didn't answer my (1)/ question," he said, (2)/ stepping to her. (3)/No Error (4)

  • You didn't answer my

  • question," he said

  • stepping to her

  • No error


C.

stepping to her

Replace "to" by "towards" 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.

Parsimonious

  • Avaricious

  • Chintzy

  • Frugal

  • Lavish


D.

Lavish


83.

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

To filch

  • To smuggle

  • To appropriate

  • To encroach

  • To philantrophy


D.

To philantrophy


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.

After missing four days of school due to a _________ of flu, Babita struggled to make up for her missing work.

  • bout

  • about

  • amount

  • array


A.

bout


84.

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

In black and white

  • Be colour blind

  • Not able to appreciate the finer things in life

  • Be excessively prejudiced against something or someone

  • A very clear choice that causes no confusion


D.

A very clear choice that causes no confusion


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'.

He was going to (1)/ like the clothes she (2)/ bought of the trip. (3)/No Error (4) 

  • He was going to

  • like the clothes she

  • bought of the trip

  • No error


C.

bought of the trip

Replace 'of' by 'for' in third part of the sentence.


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 company refunded the customer's money in ............ with the laws.

  • according

  • accordingly

  • accordance

  • accord


C.

accordance


80.

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

Affectionate

  • Neglectful

  • Aloof

  • Sympathetic

  • Suppressive


C.

Sympathetic