English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam

English Questions For CTET 2017 Exam

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Today, We are providing you the English Misc. Questions which help you to evaluate your performance by attempting these questions on regular basis. On daily basis, we will try to provide a variety of study material for English language or English Pedagogy section. These questions will help you a lot to prepare well in Language section in  each teaching competitve examination like  CTET 2017 ExamKVSDSSSBNVS etc.

Directions (1-3) : Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Q1. Sterile
(a) Lively
(b) Fertile
(c) Plenty
(d) Useful

Q2. Prominent
(a) Prompt
(b) Prolong
(c) Insignificant
(d) Prove

Q3. Memory
(a) Reminder
(b) Forgetfulness
(c) Ignorance
(d) Indifference

Directions (4-5): In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled with an appropriate word. Four alternatives are suggested for each question, choose the correct alternative out of the four.

Q4. A golden rule which should always be followed by an investor is that: never invest on sentiment or on a tip; look for stocks with promising __________ potential for growth.
(a) fast
(b) long-term
(c) higher
(d) quick

Q5. At the world’s finest educational institutes, only students with the __________ to succeed are selected.
(a) luck
(b) drive
(c) resources
(d) experience

Directions (6-7): In the following questions, one part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and choose the option corresponding to it, If the sentence is free from error, choose the “No error” option.

Q6. The teacher prevented the boys to go there.
(a) The teacher
(b) prevented the boys
(c) to go there
(d) No error

Q7. Still waters run deep.
(a) Still waters
(b) run
(c) deep
(d) No error

Directions (8-10): In the following questions four alternatives are given for idioms/phrases in now. Choose the one that best expresses the meaning of the given idiom/phrase.

Q8. The die is cast and nothing can be done now.
(a) the game has been played.
(b) there has been a failure.
(c) the effect has worn out.
(d) the decision has been taken.

Q9. The police cordoned off the area after the explosion.
(a) didn’t allow anyone to leave
(b) filled
(c) isolated
(d) checked everyone in

Directions (10): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences..

Q10. Words used in ancient times but no longer in general use now.
(a) extinct
(b) antiquated
(c) ancient
(d) archaic