SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 16

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
Shut the door.

  • Let door be shut.

  • Let the door be shut.

  • Let door be shut by you.

  • Let the door be shutted.

Solution

B.

Let the door be shut.

Question 17

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
Rajesh could not complete his paper because he had a headache.

  • Rajesh's paper would not be completed because he had a headache.

  • The paper could not be completed by Rajesh because he had a headache.

  • The paper of Rajesh could not be completed by him because he had a headache.

  • Rajesh's paper could not be completed because he had a headache.

Solution

B.

The paper could not be completed by Rajesh because he had a headache.

Question 18

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
The situation could hardly have been altered by the interference of the police force.

  • The interference of the police force can hardly alter the situation.

  • The interference of the police force could alter the situation with hardness.

  • The interference of the police force could hardly have altered the situation.

  • The interference of the police force had altered the situation.

Solution

C.

The interference of the police force could hardly have altered the situation.

Question 19

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
Who had laughed at you?

  • By whom had you been laughed at?

  • Who had you been laughed at?

  • By whom you had been laughed at?

  • By whom were you been laughed at?

Solution

A.

By whom had you been laughed at?

Question 20

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.
We prohibit smoking.

  • Smoking is being prohibited.

  • Smoking has been prohibited.

  • Smoking will be prohibited.

  • Smoking is prohibited.

Solution

D.

Smoking is prohibited.