SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 171

In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
His ___________tastes and habits explain why he is always in debt.

  • thrifty

  • extravagant

  • moderate

  • judicious

Solution

B.

extravagant

Question 172

In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
We offer ______________ to all who ask.

  • councillor

  • council

  • counsellor

  • counsel

Solution

D.

counsel

Question 173

In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
His and hers talents are _____________

  • complementary

  • complimentary

  • complementing

  • complicating

Solution

A.

complementary

Question 174

In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.
The two families have been engaged in a bitter _________ for the past two decades.

  • feud

  • argument

  • quarrel

  • fight

Solution

A.

feud

Question 175

In the following questions, four words are given in each question, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word.

  • misscellaneous

  • misscelanious

  • misscelleneous

  • miscellaneous

Solution

D.

miscellaneous