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SSC ENGLISH MIX QUIZ

Q1. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

Don’t speak until someone speaks to you.

(a)Don’t speak until you are spoken to

(b)Don’t speak until someone is spoken to

(c)Don’t speak until you have been spoken to

(d)Don’t speak until someone has been spoken to

 

Q2. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

Who asked you to draft this letter ?

(a)By who you are asked to draft this letter.

(b) By who have you been asked to draft this letter.

(c)By whom were you asked to draft this letter ?

(d)By whom you were asked to draft this letter.

 

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

FACILITATE

(a)help

(b)propagate

(c) hinder

(d) reject

 

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

EXCEPTIONAL

(a)great

(b)occasional

(c)common

(d)absorbing

 

Q5. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

He said to her, “Did it shake you up as much as it shook me ?”

(a)He asked her if it had shaken her up as much as it shook him.

(b)He enquired of her if it shook her up as it shook him.

(c)He enquired of her if it shook her up as much as it had shaken him.

(d)He asked her if it had shaken her up as it had shaken him.

 

Q6. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

 The lady said to the servant, “If you don’t wash the clothes properly, I will dismiss you.”

(a)The lady warned the servant that she would dismiss her if she didn’t wash the clothes property.

(b)The lady told the servant that she would dismiss her on the event of bad work.

(c)The lady cautioned the servant that she must wash the clothes properly .

(d)The lady advised the servant to wash the clothes properly

 

Q7.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

To die with honour (1)/is better than (2) /live with dishonour (3) / No Error (4)

(a)To die with honour

(b) is better than

(c) live with dishonour

(d)No Error

 

Q8.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

I found (1)/ the two first chapters of the book (2)/ particularly interesting (3)/ No error (4)

(a)I found

(b) the two first chapters of the book

(c) particularly interesting

(d)No error

 

Q9.It’ll rain soon ________ ?

(a)won’t it

(b) bought it

(c) isn’t It

(d) may it

 

Q10.When I was speaking to Rani over the phone suddenly we were ________

(a)hung up

(b) run out

(c) broken down

(d) cut off

 

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

He went on sowing wild oats he reaped suffering in his later life.

(a)Inviting troubles as a boy

(b)warning others as a youngster

(c)irresponsible pleasure seeking In young age

(d)sowing grains called oats when young

 

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

The bus had a close shave as its driver swerved to the right a split second before the oncoming truck could run into it.

(a)serious accident

(b)close collision

(c)narrow escape

(d)deep dent

 

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

A person who breaks into a house in order to steal

(a)Poacher

(b) Bandit

(c) Intruder

(d) Burglar

 

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

One who believes in giving equal opportunity to women in all fields

(a)Fanatic

(b) Misogynist

(c) Philanderer

(d) Feminist

 

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.

 1. One of the most widely spread bad habits

P.which is now smoked or chewed by men

Q.and even by children

R.often by women

S.is the use of tobacco

6. almost all over the world.

(a)SPRQ

(b) PQRS

(c) SRQP

(d) PQSR

 

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. The only choice

P.universities will be to

Q.tuition fees to meet

R.left before the Indian

S.substantially raise the

6. the rising expenditure

(a)RPSQ

(b) PQSR

(c) SQRP

(d) QPSR

 

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

Kannan asked me to go round with them, but I didn’t want.

(a)don’t want

(b)don’t want to

(c)didn’t want to

(d)No improvement

 

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

I sent him a letter to return the car by registered post.

(a)I sent him a letter by regis¬tered post asking him to re¬turn the car.

(b)I sent by registered post him a letter to return the car.

(c)I sent him a letter by regis¬tered post to return the car.

(d)No improvement

 

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

 INFRUCTUOUS

(a)meaningless

(b) unnecessary

(c) redundant

(d) fruitless

 

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

FOREGO

(a)renounce

(b) disown

(c) leave

(d) accumulate

ANSWERS :

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


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