Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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86.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

May be they has had a fight.

  • were had

  • was having

  • were having

  • No improvement


C.

were having


88.

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

Excessively lengthy speech

  • Concision

  • Verbiage

  • Curt

  • Succinct


B.

Verbiage


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.

X:   only be compared to the deepest notes of thunder
Y:   shook with the noise, that can
Z:   repeated, and each time the earth

  • ZXY

  • YZX

  • ZYX

  • YXZ


C.

ZYX


90.

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

  • Contusion

  • Contution

  • Cuntusion

  • Cuntution


A.

Contusion


87.

Improve the bold part of the sentence.

We wouldn't want them to think we doing anything immoral.

  • was doing

  • were doing

  • done

  • No improvement


B.

were doing


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.

The causes and their

X:  in the same series
Y:  one order, they stand
Z: effects belong to the

  • ZXY

  • YZX

  • YXZ

  • ZYX


D.

ZYX


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.

Sunita will bake two dozen cookies for the bake sale.

  • For the bake sale, two dozen cookies will be baked by Sunita.

  • For the bake sale, two dozen cookies is baked by Sunita.

  • Baking of two dozen cookies by Sunita will be done for the bake sale.

  • Baking of two dozen cookies by Sunita will be done for the bake sale.


A.

For the bake sale, two dozen cookies will be baked by Sunita.


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.

My mother said to my father, "I am very busy now."

  • My mother told my father that I am very busy now.

  • My mother told my father that she is very busy then.

  • My mother told my father that she was very busy then.

  • My mother told my father that I was very busy now.


C.

My mother told my father that she was very busy then.


91.

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

  • Scemitars

  • Scimitars

  • Scimetars

  • Scemetars


B.

Scimitars


89.

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

An ornamented staff carried by rulers on ceremonial occasions as a symbol of sovereignty.

  • Spectacle

  • Receptacle

  • Sceptre

  • Zephyr


C.

Sceptre