SSC English Sample Paper

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  • question_answer1)

    Directions: In each of the following questions, one part of the sentence has an error and the other parts of the sentence are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and mark that part as your answer out of [a], [b] and [c]. If a sentence is free from error, then choose your answer as choice [d].

    A) The process was too simple

    B) / and easy to understand that

    C) / it hardly took five minutes for us to grasp it.

    D) / No error

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    Directions: In each of the following questions, one part of the sentence has an error and the other parts of the sentence are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and mark that part as your answer out of [a], [b] and [c]. If a sentence is free from error, then choose your answer as choice [d].

    A) Girish's father advised him

    B) / not to ride the motorcycle

    C) / lately at night.

    D) / No error

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    Directions: In each of the following questions, one part of the sentence has an error and the other parts of the sentence are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and mark that part as your answer out of [a], [b] and [c]. If a sentence is free from error, then choose your answer as choice [d].

    A) He was not promoted

    B) / to the rank of colonel

    C) / till for a few months of his resignation.

    D) / No error

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    Directions: Sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
    ____ his good performance, he was not selected for this job.

    A) In spite of

    B) Despite of

    C) In spite

    D) As

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    Directions: Sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
    My younger brother listened to me ____ carefully.

    A) with

    B) too

    C) after

    D) Non e of these

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    Directions: Sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
    The policeman fired ___ all the students when they were attacked by some of them.

    A) to

    B) at

    C) with

    D) of

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    Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.
    Malleable

    A) Fixed

    B) Unadaptable

    C) Plastic

    D) Unbudgeable

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    Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.
    Surmount

    A) Collapse

    B) Give up

    C) Flunk

    D) Overcome

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    Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    Garrulous

    A) Loquacious

    B) Laconic

    C) Blabby

    D) Capricious

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    Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
    Clandestine

    A) Covert

    B) Secret

    C) Furtive

    D) Overt

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    Directions: Four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.
    This firm has gone to the dogs, since the new management took over.

    A) is ruined

    B) in dead

    C) in profit

    D) not in loss

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    Directions: Four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.
    The contract was declared null and void.

    A) not valid

    B) successful

    C) valid

    D) approve

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    Directions: Four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.
    It's late. I am afraid, I'll have to make lame excuses.

    A) unsatisfactory explanation

    B) good explanation

    C) useless talk

    D) ill feelings

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    Directions: A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at [a], [b], [c] which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is required, your answer is [d].
    Hardly had he came out of the bus then the bomb exploded and shattered the bus into pieces.

    A) than

    B) when

    C) after

    D) No improvement

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    Directions: A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at [a], [b], [c] which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is required, your answer is [d].
    He does not carry any grudges against his friend for not taking him into confidence.

    A) taken

    B) taking

    C) not taken

    D) No improvement

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    Directions: A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at [a], [b], [c] which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is required, your answer is [d].
    Supposing if you get a seat in the plane, you will not take more than two hours to reach Mumbai.

    A) supposing

    B) if supposing

    C) as

    D) No improvement

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

    A) Acousticophobia

    B) Apiophobia

    C) Brontophobia

    D) Asthenophobia

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    Directions: Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
    Specialist of earth's crust.

    A) Horticulturist

    B) Eugenist

    C) Geologist

    D) Gerontologist

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

    A) Ophiology

    B) Helminthology

    C) Oenology

    D) Oology

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    Direction for question 20: Four words are given in a question, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

    A) Colosal

    B) Colossal

    C) Colossel

    D) Collossal

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    Directions for questions 21 to 25: In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and choose the correct answer to each question out of the four alternatives and fill in the blanks.
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    About a million different species 21 insects have been identified. Yet little is 22 about some of them. Although insects vary so much in their shape and 23 yet they all have the 24 structure. All insects normally 25 six legs.
     

    A)  for                              

    B)  of

    C)  about              

    D)  in

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    Directions for questions 21 to 25: In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and choose the correct answer to each question out of the four alternatives and fill in the blanks.
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    About a million different species 21 insects have been identified. Yet little is 22 about some of them. Although insects vary so much in their shape and 23 yet they all have the 24 structure. All insects normally 25 six legs.
     

    A)  known             

    B)  observed

    C)  seen                            

    D)  found

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    Directions for questions 21 to 25: In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and choose the correct answer to each question out of the four alternatives and fill in the blanks.
                                                                                                 Cloze Test
    About a million different species 21 insects have been identified. Yet little is 22 about some of them. Although insects vary so much in their shape and 23 yet they all have the 24 structure. All insects normally 25 six legs.
     

    A)  color                           

    B)  height

    C)  size                             

    D)  habits

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    Directions for questions 21 to 25: In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and choose the correct answer to each question out of the four alternatives and fill in the blanks.
                                                                                                 Cloze Test
    About a million different species 21 insects have been identified. Yet little is 22 about some of them. Although insects vary so much in their shape and 23 yet they all have the 24 structure. All insects normally 25 six legs.
     

    A)  different                       

    B)  alike

    C)  same                           

    D)  single

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    Directions for questions 21 to 25: In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and choose the correct answer to each question out of the four alternatives and fill in the blanks.
                                                                                          Cloze Test
    About a million different species 21 insects have been identified. Yet little is 22 about some of them. Although insects vary so much in their shape and 23 yet they all have the 24 structure. All insects normally 25 six legs.
     

    A)  has                             

    B)  have

    C)  had                             

    D)  got

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