You are here
Home > Uncategorized > SSC ENGLISH MIX QUIZ

SSC ENGLISH MIX QUIZ

Q1. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

A lion does not eat grass however hungry he may be.

(a)Grass is not eaten by a lion however hungry he may be.

(b)Grass is not being eaten by a lion however hungry he may be.

(c)Grass is eaten not by a lion however hungry he may be.

(d)Grass is being not eaten by a lion however hungry he may be.

 

Q2. Change into Active/Passive Voice.

Mother gave him a little puppy.

(a)He was given a little puppy by mother.

(b)A little puppy was being given to him by mother.

(c)He had been given a little puppy by mother.

(d)A little puppy is given to him by his mother.

 

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

ENCOUNTERED

(a)avoided

(b) enriched

(c) faced

(d)overcome

 

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

EXTINCT

(a)recent

(b)distinct

(c)alive

(d)ancient

 

Q5. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

He said to us, “Why are you all sitting about there doing nothing?”

(a)He asked us why are we all sitting about there doing nothing

(b)He asked us why we are all sitting about there doing nothing.

(c)He asked us why we were all sitting about there doing nothing.

(d)He asked us why were we all sitting about there doing nothing.

 

Q6. Change into Direct/Indirect speech.

 My Principal told me, “Don’t conduct any test tomorrow”.

(a)My Principal told me not to conduct any test tomorrow.

(b)My Principal told me not to conduct any test tomorrow

(c)My Principal ordered me don’t conduct any test.

(d)My Principal ordered me not to conduct any test the next day.

 

Q7.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

Tea(1)/which l am drinking (2)/ is hot (3)/No error (4)

(a)Tea

(b) which i am drinking

(c) is hot

(d)No error

 

Q8.  Identify the grammatical error in the sentence.

He is(1)/capable to do this work (2)/ within the stipulated period (3)/ No error (4)

(a)He is

(b) Capable to do this work

(c) within the stipulated period

(d)No error

 

Q9.The more electricity you use ________

(a)your bill will be higher

(b) will your bill be higher

(c)will be higher your bill

(d)the higher your bill will be

 

Q10.The patient is ________ of stomach ache

(a)suffering

(b)experiencing

(c)complaining

(d)afflicting

 

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

My neighbour had to pay through his nose for a brand new car.

(a)Pay huge loans

(b)Pay a reasonable price

(c)Pay an extremely high price

(d)Make a quick buck

 

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

The young engineer was hauled up for spilling the beans about the new project to the competitor.

(a)suppressing the information

(b)hiding the details

(c)revealing the information indiscreetly

(d)spoiling the plans

 

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

The art of good eating

(a)Gastronomy

(b)Astronomy

(c)Vegetarianism

(d)Gourmet

 

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

A method which never fails.

(a)Unflinching

(b) Irreparable

(c) Irremediable

(d) infallible

 

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. My friend went to live in a village.

P.But is was a very slow animal.

Q.So my friend bought a donkey for Rs. 500

R.One day his new neighbour told him that he must buy a donkey.

S.Every family there had a donkey.

6. It did not like to work.

(a)RSQP

(b) PQRS

(c) SRQP

(d) QRSP

 

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. Venice is a strange city.

P.There are about 400 odd bridges connecting the islands of Venice.

Q.There are no motor cars, no horses and no buses there.

R.These small islands are close to one another.

S.It is not one island but a hundred islands.

6. This is because Venice has no streets.

(a)SRPQ

(b) PSRQ

(c) RQPS

(d) QSRP

 

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

Because the enemy had a reputa¬tion for engaging in sneak attacks we were frequently on the alert

(a)occasionally

(b)inevitably

(c)constantly

(d)No improvement

 

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

It is interesting to correspond the history of the 19th century with its literature.

(a)corroborate

(b)correlate

(c)command

(d)No improvement

 

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

 OCCULT

(a)religious

(b) unnatural

(c) supernatural

(d) strong

 

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

PHILANTHROPIST

(a)benefactor

(b) beneficiary

(c) matron

(d) sponsor

ANSWERS :

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


Top
error: Content is protected !!