Subject

English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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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'.

His expression gave no (1)/ clue of what was going (2)/ on among his head. (3)/ No Error (4)

  • His expression gave no

  • clue of what was going

  • on among his head

  • No Error


C.

on among his head

Replace 'among' by 'inside' 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 __________ "pretty ugly" implies that a person can be both attractive and unattractive at the same time.

  • simile

  • metaphor

  • alliteration

  • oxymoron


D.

oxymoron


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 being given _________ warnings for disrupting class, Thomas was finally sent to the principal's office.

  • singular

  • lone

  • numerous

  • unique


C.

numerous


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'.

A slow smile worked (1)/ its way cross his (2)/ face and into his eyes. (3)/No Error (4)

  • A slow smile worked

  • its way cross his

  • face and into his eyes

  • No error


B.

its way cross his

Replace 'cross' by 'across' in second part of the sentence.


83.

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

Supplant

  • Supersede

  • Surrender

  • Usurp

  • Oust


B.

Surrender


82.

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

Befuddle

  • Baffle

  • Daze

  • Fluster

  • Explicate


D.

Explicate


85.

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

Keep at bay

  • Keep your problems to yourselves

  • to control something and prevent it from causing you problems

  • Not share a secret

  • Maintain a long distance relationship


B.

to control something and prevent it from causing you problems


80.

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.

Cynicism

  • Conviction

  • Bitterness

  • Credence

  • Intuetion


B.

Bitterness


84.

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

Get the message

  • Understand what is implied by a remark or action

  • Communicate using a secret language

  • Find it difficult to understand a different language

  • Fire someone from a job


A.

Understand what is implied by a remark or action


81.

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

Pinnacle

  • Culmination

  • Nadir

  • Nethermost

  • Basal


A.

Culmination