English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 17th May 2018

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Directions (1-5): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Q1. An arm and a leg
(a) A large, possibly exorbitant, amount of money
(b) A highly motivated person can succeed even with few resources
(c) One loves a person so much that one is willing to sacrifice his most precious things for them
(d) All children are equal for a mother. She can’t sacrifice anyone.

Q2. To have a field day
(a) A job that has to be done outside the office
(b) A day when everything is going wrong
(c) To be able to do something you enjoy a great deal, especially criticizing someone
(d) A day for outdoor sports and fun activities as a group

Q3. To jump ship
(a) Climbing the career ladder
(b) To jump to grab an opportunity
(c) To leave an organization
(d) To renounce great wealth

Q4. To kick the bucket
(a) To get angry
(b) To die
(c) To fall ill
(d) To get hurt

Q5. A rich source of something
(a) Antecedent
(b) Lode
(c) Node
(d) Provenience

Directions (6-10): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Q6. Avarice
(a) avoidance
(b) greed
(c) aspiration
(d) influence

Q7. Altruism
(a) unselfish interest in the welfare of others
(b) dedication
(c) devotion
(d) self-denial

Q8. Chide
(a) treat like a child
(b) reprove
(c) humiliate
(d) poke fun

Q9.  Egregious
(a) undaunted
(b) healthy
(c) aspiring
(d) outstanding bad

Q10. Humdrum
(a) noisy
(b) intense
(c) dull
(d) hearty