Previous Year Questions : SSC CHSL

Dear Students,

English section is an integral part of SSC Exams.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 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 mix 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 (1-15): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Q1. To be full of or covered with a mass of small bubbles.
(a) Scintillating
(b) Brew
(c) Frothy
(d) Aerated
Q2. Comment added to a text or diagram.
(a) Lexicon
(b) Thesaurus
(c) Terminology
(d) Annotation

Q3. A person famous and respected within a particular sphere.
(a) Eminent
(b) Obscure
(c) Despotic
(d) Imperative

Q4. To imply or suggest an idea in addition to the literal meaning
(a) To nub
(b) To connote
(c) To malign
(d) To purport

Q5. Having a sensation of whirling and a tendency to fall or stagger
(a) Volatile
(b) Wild
(c) Reckless
(d) Giddy

Q6. A person who is not accepted by a social group, especially because he or she is not liked, respected, or trusted
(a) Fugitive
(b) Vagrant
(c) Pariah
(d) Tramp

Q7. A political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular desires and prejudices rather than by using rational argument.
(a) Rebel
(b) Radical
(c) Demagogue
(d) Anarchistic

Q8. Open to more than one interpretation; not having one obvious meaning.
(a) Trite
(b) Opposite
(c) Exceptional
(d) Ambiguous

Q9. Extreme anxiety, sorrow, or pain.
(a) Pique
(b) Vexation
(c) Chagrin
(d) Distress

Q10. A region of injured tissue or skin in which blood capillaries have been ruptured; a bruise.
(a) Pustule
(b) Knurl
(c) Contusion
(d) Tumour

Q11. An event serving as an introduction to something more important.
(a) Perform
(b) Prelude
(c) Introduce
(d) Preface

Q12. The conclusion that can be drawn from something although it is not explicitly stated
(a) Illustration
(b) Elucidation
(c) Implication
(d) Explication

Q13. Failing to act or protest as a result of moral weakness or indolence.
(a) Recline
(b) Supine
(c) Oblate
(d) Prostrate

Q14. To resolve a sentence into its component parts and describe their syntactic roles
(a) To dissect
(b) To anatomize
(c) To parse
(d) To Synthesize

Q15. The tendency to recur at intervals.
(a) Rotation
(b) Wheel
(c) Sequence
(d) Periodicity

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