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.

Gnash your teeth

  • Express rage

  • Brush your teeth

  • Laugh hysterically

  • Take a big bite


A.

Express rage


82.

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

Differ

  • Alter

  • Concur

  • Digress

  • Vary


B.

Concur


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.

When Jaspal got angry, he started to .......... his feelings with his hands.

  • participate

  • immolate

  • intoxicate

  • gesticulate


D.

gesticulate


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 psychopath gets a ............... sense of employment from torturing animals.

  • perverse

  • agreeable

  • happy

  • reasonable


A.

perverse


80.

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

Fossilize

  • Amalgamate

  • Dissolve

  • Flex

  • Liquefy


A.

Amalgamate


85.

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

Let something slip through one's fingers

  • Lose a wedding ring

  • Not be able to under stand a difficult concept

  • Let go of certain unpleasant things

  • to waste an opportunity to achieve something


D.

to waste an opportunity to achieve something


81.

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

Depict

  • Conceal

  • Distort

  • Characterize

  • Suppress


C.

Characterize


83.

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

Salve

  • Cerate

  • Liniment

  • Remedy

  • Blockage


D.

Blockage


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'.

The after morning (1)/she woke to the first ray of (2)/light through the window. (3)/ No error (4)

  • The after morning

  • she woke to the first ray of

  • light through the window

  • No error


A.

The after morning

Replace 'After morning' by 'early morning' in 1st part of the sentence.


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'.

While he went beside (1)/ with our decisions, we were (2)/ never sure he totally agreed. (3)/ No error (4)

  • While he went beside

  • with our decisions, we were

  • never sure he totally agreed

  • No error


A.

While he went beside

Remove 'beside' from first part of the sentence.