Previous Year Questions : SSC CHSL

Dear Students,

English section is an integral part of SSC Exams and it is just round the corner. This is also a section that is feared by most of the candidates.Though the sheer number of concepts and rules may seem intimidating at first, with discipline and the right approach, it is not difficult to master these concepts and their application to questions. SSC CGL Tier 2 exam holds an appreciating weightage of 200 marks which is enough to know the importance of this Section in govt exams.Now SSC CHSL Exam is the next target for the aspirants.You need to gird up your loins to score maximum marks.Today, in this English quiz we are providing 15 Tricky Correctly Spelt Word Questions asked in any govt exam. To make you learn important grammar rules effectively and at an apt time is the motive behind the provided quiz. Attempt this quiz and prepare yourself flawlessly. We wish you good luck for the upcoming Exams.

Directions (1-5): In the following questions, a sentence has been given with a blank to be filled from the given options. Choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence.

Q1. In an effort to bring the problem under control, the Indian Government has recently _______________ for prevention of pollution of the Ganges.
(a) disciplined a way out
(b) supervised an act
(c) dominate the action
(d) drawn up an action plan

Q2. _______________ can arise out of Off-market Trades or Market Trades.
(a) Registrations
(b) Alterations
(c) Allocation
(d) Transfers

Q3. By 2009, less than half of the passenger car production by the largest six Japanese producers _______________ in Japan.
(a) was undertaken
(b) had been operated
(c) were pursued
(d) was executed

Q4. There are always problems to overcome at the __________ of a new policy, but those should be dealt with in a few months.
(a) inception
(b) exhume
(c) eschew
(d) escapade

Q5. Through his __________, he deceived us all. 
(a) None of these
(b) selvage
(c) canard
(d) ballistic

Directions (6-8): In each of the questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and click the button corresponding to it.

Q6. For keeps
(a) Himself
(b) Away
(c) Forever
(d) Hid

Q7. Pale into insignificance
(a) to seem less important
(b) to be less exciting
(c) to be less hectic
(d) to be dull and pale

Q8. Drive home
(a) Find one’s roots
(b) Emphasize
(c) Refer
(d) Draw

Directions: (9-11). Four words are given, out of which only one word is spelt correctly. Choose the correctly spelt word and click the button corresponding to it.

(a) Frankenefood
(b) Rhythm
(c) Millenium
(d) Reccomend

(a) Occured
(b) Harrass
(c) Embarrass
(d) Conscence

(a) Indite
(b) Cemetery
(c) Exhilarat
(d) Hiererchy

Directions (12-15): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the word which is opposite in meaning to the given word and click the button corresponding to it.

Q12. Recline
(a) Erect
(b) Original
(c) Superfluous
(d) Corrupt

Q13. Tremulous
(a) Healthy
(b) Steady
(c) Obese
(d) Young

Q14. Impute
(a) Exculpate
(b) Solvent
(c) Skilled
(d) Crafty

Q15. Forthwith
(a) Enslave
(b) Later
(c) Defect
(d) Forewarning


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