# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 53

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

1 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
Extreme old age when a man behaves like a fool
Imbecility
Senility
Dotage
Superannuation

2 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
That which cannot be corrected
Unintelligible
Indelible
Illegible
Incorrigible

3 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
The study of ancient societies
Anthropology
Archaeology
History
Ethnology

4 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
A person of good understanding knowledge and reasoning power
Expert
Intellectual
Snob
Literate

5 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
A person who insists on something
Disciplinarian
Stickler
Instantaneous
Boaster

6 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
State in which the few govern the many
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Plutocracy
Autocracy

7 .In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.
A style in which a writer makes a display of his knowledge
Pedantic
Verbose
Pompous
Ornate

8 . Find the correctly spelt words

Foreign
Foreine
Fariegn
Forein

9 . Find the correctly spelt words

Ommineous
Omineous
Ominous
Omenous

10 .In the following questions four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase italicised and underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of idiom/phrase
Sobhraj could be easily arrested because the police were tipped off in a advance
Toppled over
Bribed
Threatened