English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 1st May 2018

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Directions (1-5): Four alternatives are given for the Idioms/Phrase printed in bold. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of Idiom/Phrase

Q1. Take up the cudgels.
(a) Save someone
(b) Flee away
(c) Make fortune
(d) Aim at

Q2. Suppress query 
(a) Find fault
(b) Hide facts
(c) Look angrily
(d) Laugh secretly

Q3. Of the first water
(a) Coming close
(b) Of rare excellence
(c) Out of spirits
(d) Gradually declining

Q4. Lock stock and barrel
(a) Entirely
(b) Rarely
(c) Likely
(d) Forever

Q5. Come Cropper
(a) To waste money
(b) Fall heavily
(c) Fight desperately
(d) Repeat tediously

Directions (6-10): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for given words/sentence.

Q6. A deep dislike of foreigners
(a) Acrophobia
(b) Xenophobia
(c) Claustrophobia
(d) Hydrophobia

Q7. The cannot be overcome
(a) Irrevocable
(b) Irreparable
(c) legible
(d) insuperable

Q8. To walk slowly, wasting time
(a) Static
(b) Strike
(c) Dawdle
(d) Plausible

Q9. One who is appointed to deal with complaints made by common people against banks companies etc.
(a) Jurist
(b) Arbiter
(c) Ombudsman
(d) Magistrate

Q10. The profession of writing dictionaries
(a) Typography
(b) Biography
(c) Cartography
(d) Lexicography