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 Fill in the Blanks Quiz holding captivating weightage in CGL Tier 2 Exam. Attempt this quiz and learn effectively  We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions (1-15): In the following question, sentences are given with blanks to be filed in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four as your answer

Q1. Proud people often look down __________ others.
(a) on
(b) for
(c) at
(d) upon

Q2. We should involve all our colleagues in __________ important decisions.
(a) instigating
(b) deciding
(c) making
(d) pioneering

Q3. You are welcome to partake __________ their light refreshment.
(a) in
(b) for
(c) at
(d) of

Q4. I am still paying off debts _________during the marriage of my daughter.
(a) accrued
(b) occurred
(c) tedium
(d) piled

Q5. I have no __________ motive in offering their advice.
(a) posterior
(b) interior
(c) ulterior
(d) exterior

Q6. The city __________ by riots.
(a) torn
(b) teared
(c) was torn
(d) tearing

Q7. A good teacher should __________ responses from the students.
(a) elicit
(b) provoke
(c) command
(d) infer

Q8. Homoeopathic treatment, they say, cuts __________ the need for operation and risk from surgery.
(a) off
(b) out
(c) down
(d) away

Q9 Instead of going by train, we could have gone ______________ by car.
(a) alternately
(b) almost
(c) bulwarked
(d) alternatively

Q10. The tribes lived __________ customs different from anything the English had ever seen.
(a) on
(b) by
(c) off
(d) with

Q11. When he got married he __________ a life insurance policy.
(a) took up
(b) took out
(c) took in
(d) took over

Q12. In the last few days, __________ to help him?
(a) has been anything done
(b) is anything done
(c) something has done
(d) has anything been done

Q13. The campers __________ their tents at the base of the mountains.
(a) established
(b) were grounded
(c) installed
(d) pitched

Q14. His persuasive tone was able to tackle the boy whom other teachers had found ____________
(a) peripatetic
(b) obdurate
(c) tenacious
(d) squeamish

Q15. William Shakespeare is also famous for his ___________wit.
(a) natty
(b) nondescript
(c) morbid
(d) mordant

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