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SSC ENGLISH MIX QUIZ

Q1. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

Why haven’t they allowed you to go?

(a)Why you haven’t been allowed logo?

(b)Why haven’t you been allowed to go?

(c)Why were you not allowed to go?

(d)Why you were not allowed to go?

 

Q2. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

They will demolish the entire block.

(a)The entire block is being demolished

(b)The block may be demolished entirely.

(c)The entire block will have to be demolished by them.

(d)The entire block will be demolished by them.

 

Q3. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word given in bold.

PRUDENT

(a)silly

(b) unwise

(c) idiotic

(d) poor

 

Q4. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word given in bold.

EXASPERATING

(a)soothing

(b) successful

(c) annoying

(d) distressing

 

Q5. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

 The Prime Minister said that no one would be allowed to disturb the peace.

(a)The Prime Minister said “We shall not allow any one to disturb the peace.”

(b)The Prime Minister said “We would not allow no one to disturb the peace

(c)The Prime Minister said “No one will disturb the peace.”

(d)The Prime Minister said “No one can disturb the peace.”

 

Q6. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

 He said to her, “What a cold day”

(a)He told her that it was a cold day.

(b)He exclaimed that it was a cold day.

(c)He exclaimed sorrowfully that it was a cold day.

(d)He exclaimed that it was a very cold day.

 

Q7.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

Two hours have passed (1)/ since (2)/he had fallen asleep(3)/No error (4)

(a)Two hours have passed

(b) since

(c) he had fallen asleep

(d)No error

 

Q8.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

The whole country (1)/ was suffering by (2)/ a financial crisis(3)/ No error (4)

(a)The whole country

(b) was suffering by

(c) a financial crisis

(d)No error

 

Q9.The speaker did not properly space out his speech but went on ________ one point only

(a)stressing

(b) avoiding

(c) devoting

(d) decrying

 

Q10.The hotel was not too expensive ________

(a)was it?

(b) wasn’t it?

(c) is it ?

(d) isn’t it ?

 

Q11. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the given Idiom/ Phrase.

a dark horse.

(a)an unforeseen competitor

(b)a black horse

(c)a nightmare

(d)an unknown person

 

Q12. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the given Idiom/ Phrase.

His parents cut him off, without a shilling.

(a)disinherited him

(b)snubbed him

(c)gave him only a shilling

(d)sent him away with a shilling

 

Q13. Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.

A mild or indirect expression substituted for an offensive or harsh one

(a)Euphemism

(b) Truism

(c) Favoritism

(d) Altruism

 

Q14. Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.

One who hides away on a ship to obtain a free passage

(a)Compositor

(b) Stoker

(c) Stowaway

(d) Shipwright

 

Q15. Directions : In these questions, the first and last sentence of the passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the passage is split into four parts and named P,Q,R,S . These four parts are not given in proper order. Read the sentences and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

 

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

 

Q16. Directions : In these questions, the first and last sentence of the passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the passage is split into four parts and named P,Q,R,S . These four parts are not given in proper order. Read the sentences and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

1. Jeff is a very good dancer

P. who always tries new dance steps

Q. while the rest of the class is struggling.

R. which are demonstrated

S. and masters them quickly

6. He shows off.

(a)RPQS

(b)SQPR

(c) QRPS

(d) PRSQ

 

Q17. Choose the alternative which improve the bold part of sentence.

Can this machine be adopted in farm work.

(a)by

(b) into

(c) for

(d) No improvement

 

Q18. Choose the alternative which improve the bold part of sentence.

We have already disposed our old house.

(a)disposed off

(b)disposed out

(c)disposed of

(d)No improvement

 

Q19. Choose the word which best expresses (synonym) the meaning of the bold word.

COMMAND

(a)lead

(b)instruct

(c) manage

(d)supervise

 

Q20. Choose the word which best expresses (synonym) the meaning of the bold word.

ILLICIT

(a)unlawful

(b)disgraceful

(c) improper

(d)infamous

ANSWERS :

            1b        2 d       3 b       4 a       5 a       6 d       7 c       8 b       9 a       10 a     11 a     12 a     13 a     14 c     15 d            16 d     17 c     18 c     19 b     20 a


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