Important One Word Substitutions SSC CGL Tier-2 2017



Dear Students, English section of CGL Tier-2 Exam is very challenging. You need to mug up all the grammar rules, vocabulary and practice a lot of mock tests to score maximum marks. Today, in this English quiz we are providing questions based on One Word Substitutions. Attempt this quiz, learn better and be prepared for the CGL Tier-2 2017. Follow our study plan and be better prepared for the SSC CGL Exam.

Directions (1-15): Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence in the question. 

Q1. Killing of a king.
(a) genocide
(b) regicide
(c) patricide
(d) homicide

Q2. One who lives alone and avoids others.
(a) recluse
(b) saint
(c) hermit
(d) alien

Q3. Without risk of punishment
(a) Impudent
(b) Impunity
(c) Inexorable
(d) Imperturbable

Q4. Deep in thought
(a) Meditation
(b) Pensive
(c) Pesky
(d) Purloin

Q5. Work for which one does not take salary or payment
(a) Remunerated
(b) Charge-sheet
(c) Complementary
(d) Honorary

Q6. Excessive preoccupation with one’s health
(a) Hypochondria
(b) Malaise
(c) Disaffected
(d) Malinger

Q7. Ceremonial sounding of trumpets
(a) Fanfare
(b) Symphony
(c) Orchestra
(d) Band

Q8. One who is fond of superior foods and drinks
(a) Fastidious
(b) Drunkard
(c) Glutton
(d) Epicure

Q9. A person who lends money at a very high rate of interest
(a) Investor
(b) Usurper
(c) Usurer
(d) Lender

Q10. Opinion contrary to accepted doctrine
(a) Blasphemy
(b) Perjury
(c) Iconoclasm
(d) Heresy

Q11. One who does not care for art or literature
(a) Bureaucrat
(b) Illiterate
(c) Philanderer
(d) Philistine

Q12. A person or a thing which is unrivaled 
(a) Nonpareil
(b) Nincompoop
(c) Niggardly
(d) Non sequitur

Q13. A jocular person who is full of amusing anecdotes
(a) Wiles
(b) Yokel
(c) Wag
(d) Aeon

Q14. Study of ancient things like tombs, buried towns.
(a) mythology
(b) history
(c) archaeology
(d) cult

Q15. One who believes that everything is pre-destined.
(a) legend
(b) arbitrator
(c) fatalist
(d) apostate

Important One Word Substitutions SSC CGL Tier-2 2017 (Solutions) 





      

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