# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 60

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

1 .In question out of the four alternatives choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in your AnswerSheet.
$Loathe$
delegate
detest
lame
heavy

2 .In question out of the four alternatives choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in your AnswerSheet.
$Picturesque$
grapple
painting
vivid
morsel

3 .In question out of the four alternatives choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in your AnswerSheet.
$Graduate$
slow
calibrate
moderate
bachelor

4 .In question out of the four alternatives choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word and mark it in your AnswerSheet.
$Swindle$
pilfer
twist
pounce
defraud

5 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Motion$
transit
stationary
speed
disposition

6 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Fabricate$
concoct
construe
sew
destruct

7 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Nadir$
zenith
seize
mount

8 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Charlatan$
canyon
innocent
benevolent
patroit

9 .In question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Mitigate$
ameliorate
moderate
accentuate
vindicate

10 . In question, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and bold-italicised in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase and mark it in the AnswerSheet.
The time for work has come and so we should make hay while the sun shines
hang clothes in the sun
use the opportunity
keep the husk in the sun
make bad things better during the day