# ssc cgl tier 1 :: english comprehension :: ec test 83

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

1 .In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentences and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet
Of or caused by fever
Febrile
Felony
Dragnet
Freckle

2 .In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentences and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet
Of a governor
Harpoon
Pariah
Frontispiece
Gubernatiorial

3 .In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentences and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet
Tell ing unpl easant stori es about well known people
Withering
Cringing
Muckraking
Aping

4 .In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentences and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet
A young or unimportant person
Sill
Teller
Sheaf
Small-fry

5 .In Question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentences and indicate it by blackening the appropriate oval in the Answer Sheet
A small bag used while traveling
Vinous
Valise
Yuppie
Sheaf

6 .In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase underli ned in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
Bide one's time
to be very ambitious
wait for one's opportune moment
to control one's anger
to experience unpleasant times

7 .In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase underli ned in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
Breathe down somebody's neck
To watch somebody's activities intently
to emphasize on something
to strangulate someone
to critcize someone

8 .In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase underli ned in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
Eager beaver
one who disagrees with a decision or statement
someone impatient
someone just about to argue with a rival
someone willing to work very hard

9 .In Question, four alternative are given for the Idiom/Phrase underli ned in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and mark it in the Answer Sheet
At one's beck and call
to be self- dependent
to never be available when needed
to be slow in doing one's work
ready to comply with any wish or command