Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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84.

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

Give somebody a ring

  • Propose marriage

  • Inform about the death of a loved one

  • Call someone on the telephone

  • Trap somebody in a difficult relationship


C.

Call someone on the telephone


82.

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

Cavalier

  • Condescending

  • Curt

  • Humble

  • Haughty


C.

Humble


81.

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

Fustian

  • Unpretentions

  • Timid

  • Arrogant

  • Couteous


C.

Arrogant


83.

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

Vigilance

  • Indifference

  • Diligence

  • Acuity

  • Circumspection


A.

Indifference


85.

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

Leave no stone unturned

  • Search for the hidden treasure

  • Do a futile task

  • Be known for achieving a tremendous feat

  • Try every possible course of action in order to achieve something


D.

Try every possible course of action in order to achieve something


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'.

At this moment that (1)/ terrible door burst noisily open and (2)/ banged for the wall. (3)/No Error (4)

  • At this moment that

  • terrible door burst noisily open and

  • banged for the wall

  • No Error


C.

banged for the wall

Replace 'for' by 'against' in third part of the sentence. ie.. 'bang against' is the right phrase.


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'.

While an electron (1)/ carries a negative electrical (2) charge, a neutron is neutral. (3)/No Error (4)

  • While an electron

  • carries a negative electrical

  • charge, a neutron is neutral

  • 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.

The big stone monument was the only __________ the lost traveller remembered.

  • specimen

  • souvenir

  • piece

  • landmark


D.

landmark


80.

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

Cajole

  • Disenchant

  • Entice

  • Repulse

  • Bully


B.

Entice


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 airline was unable to give us a reason for the ............ departure today.

  • indivisible

  • invincible

  • invisible

  • inexplicable


D.

inexplicable