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.

Supple

  • Flexible

  • Brittle

  • Pliable

  • Bending


B.

Brittle


80.

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

Stymie

  • Explicate

  • Abet

  • Impede

  • Aid


C.

Impede


81.

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

Suffix

  • Addition

  • Basic

  • Root

  • Focal


A.

Addition


82.

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

Sultry

  • Frigid

  • Muggy

  • Sticky

  • Soggy


A.

Frigid


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'.

As soon as (1)/I reach my office (2)/I will mail you the files.(3)/No Error (4)

  • As soon as

  • I reach my office

  • I will mail you the files

  • No error


D.

No error


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.

Because she had a .............demeanour, she was a desirable friend.

  • pleasant

  • severe

  • mean

  • nasty


A.

pleasant


84.

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

Barking up the wrong tree

  • Scolding the one who is innocent

  • Expecting a favour from a heartless person

  • Looking in the wrong place.

  • Requesting but in an arrogant manner


C.

Looking in the wrong place.


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.

If your child has not met the ......... vaccination requirements, he or she will not be allowed to attend public school.

  • optional

  • referral

  • compulsory

  • guideline


C.

compulsory


85.

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

Call it a day

  • To start a job wishing for success

  • To take a break or a holiday

  • Assign different days to different tasks

  • To declare the end of a task


D.

To declare the end of a task


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'.

The phone that (1)/my father bought is different (2)/than your. (3)/No Error (4)

  • The phone that

  • my father bought is different

  • than your

  • No Error


C.

than your

Replace "your" by "yours" in third part of the sentence.