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Dear Students,

Practice is the only key to polish one's preparation and to avoid repeating the mistakes. Either you are preparing for SSC CGL, CHSL, JE or any exam conducted by SSC, English is a very important section. Solving quizzes on daily basis can improve your fluency of understanding this section to the utmost. SSC CGL Tier 2 is is to be held from 17 Feb to 22 Feb 2018. English holding 200 questions in CGL Tier 2 can either make or break your chances of getting your dream job. Today, in this English quiz we are providing English Miscellaneous Quiz to boost your preparation in Vocabulary as well as comprehension part. Attempt this quiz and learn effectively  We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions (1-4): In the following questions, groups of four words are given. In each group, one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

Q1. 
(a) Parapharnelia
(b) Peccadilo
(c) Illustrious
(d) Impromptue

Q2. 
(a) Stummble
(b) Rumble
(c) Nuisence
(d) Privelege

Q3. 
(a) Benidiction
(b) Besmerch
(c) Benevolence
(d) Prelious

Q4. 
(a) Idiosyncresy
(b) Ignoable
(c) Ignominious
(d) Tussel

Directions (5-8): In the following questions, some of the sentences have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and mark the corresponding option.

Q5. We had a lot of difficulty to find the house.
(a) We had
(b) a lot of difficulty
(c) to find the house
(d) No error

Q6. When students fall ill, they find that they have a lot of work to catch up with when they return.
(a) When students fall ill,
(b) they find that they have a lot of work
(c) to catch up with
(d) when they return.

Q7. The mason will not do the work except give the order.
(a) The mason will not
(b) do the work
(c) except give the order.
(d) No error

Q8. An experimental vaccine has brought glimmer of hope for the malarial researchers.
(a) An experimental vaccine
(b) has brought
(c) glimmer of hope
(d) for the malarial researchers.

Directions (9-12): In each of the following questions, a sentence/a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Four alternatives are given to the bold part which will improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative corresponding to it. In case no improvement is needed, choose the alternative corresponding to “No improvement”.

Q9. The cities are bursting on the seams with people.
(a) bursting on seams
(b) bursting at seams
(c) bursting at the seams
(d) No Improvement

Q10. Sheela didn’t so far as blink when she heard she had won the scholarship to Cambridge.
(a) so much as
(b) far as
(c) as good as
(d) No improvement

Q11. There are a good many tigers in this forest.
(a) some good many tigers
(b) the good many tigers
(c) a good tigers
(d) No improvement

Q12. No economist can accurately forsee whether tax will go up or down.
(a) expect
(b) anticipate
(c) obviate
(d) No Improvement

Directions (13-15): Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word

Q13. Prerogative
(a) Scruple
(b) Exemption
(c) Remonstrate
(d) Stratagem

Q14. Scrawl
(a) Scribble
(b) Surfeit
(c) Squalid
(d) Harangue

Q15. Winsome
(a) Waive
(b) Exhausted
(c) Relinquish
(d) Delightful





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