Previous Years English Questions for SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2017

एसएससी सीजीएल 2017 टियर -1 परीक्षा चल रही है. ये प्रश्न एसएससी सीजीएल परीक्षा में पूछे गए प्रश्नों के आधार पर हैं. आगामी शिफ्ट में होने वाली परीक्षा में उपस्थित होने वाले विद्यार्थी इन प्रश्नों से सहायता प्राप्त कर सकते हैं तथा इन प्रश्नों के आगामी शिफ्ट में आने की उम्मीद भी की जा सकती है. 

Directions (1-10): A sentence/a part of the sentence is bold. Four alternatives are given to the bold part which will improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative and click the button corresponding to it. In case no improvement is needed, click the button corresponding to "No improvement".

Q1. When in doubt check it up with a good dictionary.
(a) check it up in
(b) check it in
(c) check it with
(d) No improvement

Q2. At the present rate of exchange, fourteen dozen cost Rs.3000.
(a) dozen costs
(b) dozens cost
(c) dozens costs
(d) No improvement

Q3. Can you believed this is the same old and the dilapidated house I had bought last year?
(a) Can you not believe this is the same old and the dilapidated house that I buy last year?
(b) Can you believe this is the same old and the same dilapidated house I have bought last year?
(c) Can you believe this is the same old and dilapidated house I had bought last year?
(d) No improvement

Q4. If the sky is overcast, I take my umbrella with me.
(a) When
(b) Unless
(c) Whenever
(d) No improvement

Q5. The artist claims to have royal blood in his veins.
(a) hand
(b) head
(c) forehead
(d) No improvement

Q6. You have come here with the intention in insulting me.
(a) for insulting me
(b) of insulting me
(c) on insulting me
(d) No improvement

Q7. I did not give at the examination as my circumstances are bad.
(a) write
(b) sit
(c) appear
(d) No improvement

Q8. Though he worked hard, but he failed.
(a) and
(b) yet
(c) then
(d) No improvement

Q9. No sooner did the teacher come into the class when we stood up.
(a) since
(b) then
(c) than
(d) No improvement

Q10. He was so much a coward to help his friend.
(a) so much cowardly
(b) too much of a coward
(c) as coward
(d) No improvement

Directions (11-15): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

Q11. One who is unable to pay his debt.
(a) insolvent
(b) poor
(c) destitute
(d) pauper

Q12. Person kept as a prisoner.
(a) critic
(b) captor
(c) captive
(d) protector

Q13. A person pretending to be he is not.
(a) imposter
(b) liar
(c) wicked
(d) artificial

Q14. One who speaks too much about himself.
(a) emancipation
(b) egotist
(c) agnostic
(d) atheist

Q15. One who loves and collects books.
(a) bibliophile
(b) beneficiary
(c) recipient
(d) philatelist

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