SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 16

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substitued for the given words/sentences.
A drink usually made from a mixture of one or more alcoholic drinks.

  • Cocktail

  • Mocktail

  • Liquor

  • Bisque

Solution

A.

Cocktail

Question 17

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substitued for the given words/sentences.
Affecting or relating to cows.

  • Feline

  • Bovine

  • Ovine

  • Vulpine

Solution

B.

Bovine

Question 18

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.
Something that might happen in the future.

  • Contingency

  • Insurance

  • Emergency

  • Prophecy

Solution

A.

Contingency

Question 19

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.
A special fondness or liking for.

  • Propensity

  • Inclination

  • Penchant

  • Preoccupation

Solution

C.

Penchant

Question 20

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.
Relating to kinship with the father.

  • Patrilineal

  • Fratrilineal

  • Matrilineal

  • Familial

Solution

A.

Patrilineal