# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 69

## 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 Answer sheet.
$Pigheaded$
Obstinate
pungent
powerful
blemished

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 Answer sheet.
$Deterrent$
derogatory
devil
prudent
preventive

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 Answer sheet.
$Jilt$
pull
reject
shake
trick

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 Answer sheet.
$Yore$
rustic
cry
old times

5 .Choose the alternative opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Recondite$
review
obscure
rebuild
easy to understand

6 .Choose the alternative opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Flout$
mock
abide by
vacillate
fluent

7 .Choose the alternative opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Disburse$
collect
expend
deny

8 .Choose the alternative opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Foment$
incite
frustrate
cease
tremble

9 .Choose the alternative opposite in meaning to the given word and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
$Treason$
treachery
wealth
pact
loyality

10 .Four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase bold-italicised in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase and mark it in the Answer-Sheet.
Arvind was forced to eat humble pie and publicly apologise to her
behave politely
eat silently