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English MCQ for SSC MTS Exam,19th April,2023

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Topic English MCQ
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Used for SSC MTS Exam

English MCQ

Directions (1-5): Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence in the question.

Q1. A descendant or the descendants of a person, animal or plant

(a) Progeny

(b) Chattiness

(c) Dictum

(d) Fiat

Q2. A collection of concise but detailed information about a particular subject

(a) Compendium

(b) Mystifying

(c) Posse

(d) Coterie

Q3. The most important reason or purpose for someone or something’s existence

(a) Whopper

(b) Complainer

(c) Raison D’etre

(d) Faction

Q4. A noxious atmosphere or influence, an oppressive or unpleasant atmosphere which surrounds or emanates from something

(a) Miasma

(b) Swirl

(c) Tycoon

(d) Vintage

Q5. A long speech

(a) Euphoria

(b) Rhetoric

(c) Dichotomy

(d) Ascription

Directions (6-8): Improve the bracketed part of the sentence

Q6. Everybody who (finished) writing can go home.

(a) had finished

(b) have finished

(c) has finished

(d) No improvement

Q7. It is not possible to tell the entire story (in nutshell).

(a) in a nutshell

(b) in the nut

(c) in a shell

(d) No improvement

Q8. It is (all but same) to me whether I am transferred to Mumbai or Kolkata.

(a) all or same

(b) all the same

(c) all one

(d) No improvement

Directions (9-10): 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.                          

Q9. I was at loss and did not know what to do

(a) I was

(b) at loss

(c) and did not know

(d) what to do

Q10. This man is the most tallest in the group.

(a) This man is

(b) the most tallest

(c) in the group

(d) No error                                                                         

English MCQ Solution

S1. Ans.(a)

S2. Ans.(a)

S3. Ans.(c)

S4. Ans.(a)

S5. Ans.(b)

S6. Ans. (c)

S7. Ans.(a)

Sol. ‘In a nutshell’ is the correct idiomatic expression.

In a nutshell means ‘in the fewest possible words’.

S8. Ans.(b)

Sol. ‘All the same’ is correct word order. Other options distort the conveyed meaning of the sentence.

S9. Ans.(b)

Sol. ‘At a loss’ is an idiom which means ‘Puzzled or uncertain what to think, say or do; baffled’, hence ‘at a loss’ should be used.

S10. Ans.(b)

Sol. It is a double superlative related error. Hence only ‘the tallest’ should be used.


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