# SSC CGL Tier 1 :: English Comprehension EC Test 90

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1 . In Question , sentences given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet.
As he was ................. and had saved enough money, his family escaped misery when he died suddently.
prudent
preparatory
persistent
providential
2 . In Question , a sentence/ a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (A), (B), (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (D). Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
It's ten o'clock already. It's high time you went home
you were going
No improvement
3 . In Question , a sentence/ a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (A), (B), (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (D). Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
None of these groups has reported accurately on the prevailing situation
have reported
was reported
has reporting
No improvement
4 . In Question , a sentence/ a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (A), (B), (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (D). Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
Hardly I had fallen asleep, when the bell rang
I was fallen
I fell asleep
No improvement
5 . In Question , a sentence/ a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (A), (B), (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (D). Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
If she does not get more high salary, she will resign
high salary
high salaries
a high salary
No improvement
6 . In Question , a sentence/ a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (A), (B), (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (D). Mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
The Prime Minister called on the President
by
in
to
No improvement
7 . In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
$EFFRONTERY$
right
impudence
hearth
courage
8 . In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
$DWELLS$
lives
insists
travels
enters
9 . In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
$MUNDANE$
worldly
meaningless
trivial
superfluous
10 . In question , choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer Sheet.
$EXAGGERATED$
underwrote
condemned
ignored
underestimated