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.

Canonical

  • Approved

  • Official

  • Sanctioned

  • Unorthodox


D.

Unorthodox


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.

Our nation's ............ into another country's war could pull us into the crisis.

  • intervention

  • intention

  • perfection

  • invention


A.

intervention


80.

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

Phonetic

  • Mute

  • Reticent

  • Silent

  • Spoken


D.

Spoken


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.

As a fitness ___________, Deepti is always preaching to her friends about the importance of working out.

  • enthusiasm

  • enthusiast

  • enthusiastic

  • enthusiastically


B.

enthusiast


85.

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

To let someone off

  • To let someone fall

  • To leave someone in his present state

  • To release someone from blame

  • To refuse to answer


C.

To release someone from blame


81.

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

To Astound

  • To Bewilder

  • To Tranquil

  • To Placid

  • To Serene


A.

To Bewilder


84.

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

It goes without saying

  • To silently bear the injustice

  • Something which is implied to be obvious

  • There is no point in doing something after you are told to do it

  • Break long relationship with someone


B.

Something which is implied to be obvious


77.

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

The magician placed the ball (1)/ underneath of his hat and (2)/ made a mystic sign above it. (3)/No Error (4)

  • The magician placed the ball

  • underneath of his hat and

  • made a mystic sign above it

  • No error


B.

underneath of his hat and

Both 'Underneath' and 'of' are prepositions, hence remove 'of' from 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.

Disdain

  • Antipathy

  • Admiration

  • Derision

  • Scorn


B.

Admiration


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 such a (1)/ wonderful person (2)/ into so many ways. (3)/No Error (4)

  • He was such a

  • wonderful person

  • into so many

  • No error


C.

into so many

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