# SSC CGL Tier 1 :: English Comprehension EC Test 64

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1 . In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence is italicised. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. if no improvement is needed, the answer is 'No improvement'
In India today many of our intellectuals still talk in terms of the French revolution and the rights of Man, not appreciating that much has happened since then
Much might happen
Much has been happening
No improvement
2 . In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence is italicised. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. if no improvement is needed, the answer is 'No improvement'
The Principal was angry on seeing a wooden broken chair lying in the corridor
Borken wooden chair
Wooden and broken chair
Broken and wooden chair
No improvement
3 . In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence is italicised. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. if no improvement is needed, the answer is 'No improvement'
He has been receiving no other message than an urgent telegram asking him to rush his village immediately
Asking him rushing at his village
Asked him to rush his village
Asking him to rush to his village
No improvement
4 . Each of the following questions consists of a group of words. In each group one word is mis-spelt. Find the mis-spelt word
Profligacy
Bureaucracy
Hypocricy
Prophecy
5 . Each of the following questions consists of a group of words. In each group one word is mis-spelt. Find the mis-spelt word
Immature
Impasse
Immacculate
Immpeccable
6 . In each of the following questions some alternatives are suggested for the idiom/phrase in italics in the sentence. Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase in italics.
He is always picking holes in every project
Asking irrelevant questions on
Suggesting improvement in
Finding fault with
Creating problems in
7 . In each of the following questions some alternatives are suggested for the idiom/phrase in italics in the sentence. Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase in italics.
Gambling makes a man go broke
Lose temper
become rich
become penniless
sell all he has
8 . In each of the following questions some alternatives are suggested for the idiom/phrase in italics in the sentence. Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase in italics.
Sanjay, always sets great store by his father's advice
Laughs at
values greatly
ignores
neglects
9 . In each of the following questions some alternatives are suggested for the idiom/phrase in italics in the sentence. Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase in italics.
If Gaurav does not complete the work allotted to him properly, we shall send him packing.
Put him in packing department
Give him our best wishes
Give him another work
Terminate his services immediately
10 . In each of the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one which is nearest in meaning to the given word
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Strike
Examine
Deceive
Heal