SSC Stenographer 2016 Important English Questions SSC Stenographer 2016 Important English Questions
SSC Stenographer 2016 Important English Questions Friends, Hereby we have provided English model questions for upcoming SSC Stenographer 2016 Exam in quiz format.  ... SSC Stenographer 2016 Important English Questions

SSC Stenographer 2016 Important English Questions

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Hereby we have provided English model questions for upcoming SSC Stenographer 2016 Exam in quiz format.

 

 

Directions: In questions 1 to 3, some parts of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of the sentence has an error

 

(Q.1) My father is (a)/ in bad mood (b)/ today (c)/ No Error (e)

 

(Q.2) The bus could not (a)/ ascend the steep hill (b)/ because it was in the wrong gears (c)/ No Error (e)

 

(Q.3) My uncle frequently goes to abroad (a)/ on business (b)/ by air (c)/ No Error (d)

 

 

Directions: In Questions 4 to 7, a sentence is given with a blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative

 

(Q.4) This book is a useful ____________ to our library

  1. arrival
  2. discovery
  3. asset
  4. addition

 

(Q.5) He admired precision in everything, but it never hampered his quick __________

  1. decision
  2. dealing
  3. action
  4. finalisation

 

 

(Q.6) Family planning is essential for curbing the rapid __________ in population

  1. spread
  2. increase
  3. spurt
  4. augment

 

 

Directions: In questions 7 to 9, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word

 

(Q.7) Aromatic

  1. spicy
  2. herbal
  3. fragrant
  4. pungent

 

(Q.8) Serene

  1. Solemn
  2. Bleak
  3. Delicate
  4. Calm

 

(Q.9) Terminate

  1. End
  2. Suspend
  3. Dismiss
  4. Interrupt

 

 

Directions: In questions 10 to 12, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word

 

(Q.10) Autonomy

  1. Submissiveness
  2. Dependence
  3. Subordination
  4. Slavery

 

 

(Q.11) Acquitted

  1. Entrusted
  2. Burdened
  3. Convicted
  4. Freed

 

(Q.12) Adequate

  1. Profuse
  2. Abounding
  3. Abundant
  4. Scanty

 

Directions: In questions 13 to 15, a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part (a), (b) and (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (d)

 

(Q.13) No sooner I saw the tiger than I ran away

  1. No sooner I had seen
  2. No sooner did I see
  3. As soon as I saw
  4. No Improvement

 

(Q.14) The problems of translation are still remain

  1. are remain
  2. will remained
  3. will still remain
  4. No Improvement

 

(Q.15) She was too clever to see through his tricks

  1. see into his tricks
  2. see his tricks
  3. see at his tricks
  4. No Improvement

 

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