SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 46

In the following question, sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word (s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
Truculent in defending their individuals rights of sovereignty under the articles of confederation. The newly formed states ...................constantly.

  • apologized

  • digressed

  • conferred

  • squabbled

Solution

D.

squabbled

Question 47

In the following 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).
The report highlights a number of instance of injustice.

  • highlight a number of instances of injustice 

  • highlight a numbers of instances of injustice

  • highlights a number of instances of injustice

  • No improvement

Solution

C.

highlights a number of instances of injustice

Question 48

In the following 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).
He was for a time our captain.

  • for sometime

  • once

  • at any time

  • No improvement

Solution

B.

once

Question 49

In the following 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).
He made the utmost effort to save us.

  • an all-out

  • an altered

  • an intentional

  • No improvement

Solution

D.

No improvement

Question 50

In the following 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).
He belongs to a rich family.

  • a well to do family

  • an upper class family

  • a well known family

  • No improvement

Solution

A.

a well to do family