# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 81

## 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.
Even a slight dislocation in the transport schedule could _____ disaster
prove
instil
avert
spell

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.
The chairmam approved the recommendations to the committee with partial modifications
by the committee for
of the committee with
by the committee by
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.
However intelligent you may be,you cannot take success for granted in today's fast world
you could be
No improvement
you are
might you be

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.
Finding fault with others is the business of those who do not have nothing else to do
No improvement
do not have else nothing
have nothing else
do have nothing else

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.
through proper channel
through proper channels
with the proper channels
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.
What did happen there is not something that agitates me.
What does happen
What happened
No improvement
What should have happened

7 . 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.
They have not only troubled us with their erratic behaviours but also with unnecessary disturbances
not only troubled us by
No improvement
troubled us not only with
troubled not only to us with

8 . 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 was them who had left before I arrived.
No improvement
they who had left before I arrived
them who had left before my arrival

9 . 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.
Regulators SEBI or RBI did not act when sensex dipped by over 200 points in a day, as many as 13 times since january 2000.
a day, as much as 13 times from
a day, as many as 13 times from
a day, as more as 13 times since
No improvement

10 .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.
$Wayward$
Crazy
sufficient
arbitary
consent