English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 14th June 2018

 English Questions For CTET 2017 Exam

Q1. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word and click the button corresponding to it.
RECEPTACLE
(a)COMPARTMENT
(b)HOLE
(c)CONTAINER
(d)FUNNEL

Q2. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the word which is opposite in meaning to the given word and click the button corresponding to it.
VANITY
(a)PRIDE
(b)LOVE
(c)COURAGE
(d)HUMILITY

Q3. Four words are given, out of which only one word is spelt correctly. Choose the correctly spelt word and click the button corresponding to it.
(a)Acquisision
(b)Acqiusition
(c)Acquisition
(d)Acquisetion

Directions (4 – 5): In the following questions, one part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and click the button corresponding to it. If the sentence is free from error, click the "No error" option.

Q4. If you permit me to speak the truth (A) / I shall state without hesitation (B) / that you have done a mistake (C) / No Error (D)
(a)A
(b)B
(c)C
(d)D

Q5. Vermin (A) / does much harm (B) / to crops (C) / No Error (D)
(a)A
(b)B
(c)C
(d)D

Directions (6 – 7): The sentences given with blanks are to be filled with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. For each question, choose the correct alternative and click the button corresponding to it.

Q6. Light is _____ than sound.
(a)faster
(b)more faster
(c)sounder
(d)lighter

Q7. The man _____ for the purpose never did what was expected of him.
(a)supplied
(b)favored
(c)employed
(d)cited

Directions (8 – 10): In each of the questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/Phrase. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase and click the button corresponding to it.

Q8. To give oneself airs
(a)Space to breathe
(b)Time
(c)Acting strange
(d)Behaving arrogantly

Q9. At a stone's throw
(a)At a short distance
(b)At a place where quarrels take place
(c)At a great distance
(d)A quarry

Q10. Bone of contention
(a)A delicious non-vegetarian item
(b)An item which made them content
(c)Cause for quarrel
(d)A link between them