SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 21

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the given question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
Would you mind ...................the suitcase, Sir?

  • open

  • opening

  • to open

  • opened

Solution

B.

opening

Question 22

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the given question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
When she parted ................. her parents, her eyes were full of tears.

  • from

  • away

  • off

  • with

Solution

A.

from

Question 23

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the given question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
He went ................. to oblige his superior.

  • on his way

  • out of his way

  • in his way

  • with his way

Solution

B.

out of his way

Question 24

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the given question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
During a period of protracted illness, the sick can become infirm,............. both the strength to work and many of the specific skills that was once possessed.

  • regaining

  • denying

  • pursuing

  • losing

Solution

D.

losing

Question 25

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for the given question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
The members of the religious sect ostracized the ................... who had abandoned their faith.

  • coward

  • litigant

  • recreant

  • suppliant

Solution

D.

suppliant