# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 46

## Home ssc cgl tier 1 / english comprehension Questions and Answers

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.
He is a traitor _____ the country
for
to
in
of

2 .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.
A BJP parliament minister _____ at the AAP for its indecisiveness and argued that even a municipal head takes more decisions than the government in Delhi.
hit out
took out

3 .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.
Ever since this child ______ taught by its new tutor, it has done well in exams
was
have been
has been
were being

4 .In question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word
$CRESCENT$
Spiral
Critical
Glowing
Moon - shaped

5 .In question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word
$RECOUP$
Regain
Recite
Recapitulate

6 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word
$AMELIORATE$
Deteriorate
Procrastinate
Stagnate
Deviate

7 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word
$FECKLESS$
Spotted
Fatuous
Strong
Fawning

8 .
In question, four words are given in each question, out of which only one word is spelt correctly/wrongly out of them. Find the word spelt correct/wrong and mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.
Ludicrus
Ludicres
Ludicrous

9 . In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase in bold in bel ow sentences. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
To the manner born
One of low birth
Naturally at ease
Place of one's birth
Caesarean birth

10 . In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase in bold in bel ow sentences. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
Lose one's marbles
Lose something dear to you
Suffer a setback
Become insane
Become drunk