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English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 11th June 2018 (Solutions)

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Directions (1-5): In the following questions, four words are given, out of which only one word is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word as your answer.
Q1.
(a) chaastity
(b) collapse
(c) radialy
(d) scansione
Q2.
(a) splintted
(b) goudiest
(c) gibbered
(d) gleeninng
Q3.
(a) deceased
(b) choiciest
(c) anglecan
(d) thankfull
Q4.
(a) bloting
(b) terrazo
(c) gulible
(d) pyroxene
Q5.
(a) humbeling
(b) wardrobe
(c) delicat
(d) gazeles
Directions (6-10): Choose among the following that best expresses the meaning of the given word.
Q6. REPAST
(a) Futurity
(b) Feast
(c) Expound
(d) Scrimp
Q7. ESCHEW
(a) Embrace
(b) Avoid
(c) Incentive
(d) Ethnic
Q8. EXUBERANT
(a) Baneful
(b) Glum
(c) Profuse
(d) Crestfallen
Q9. INADVERTENT
(a) Lush
(b) Unintentional
(c) Insane
(d) Rough
Q10. FORTITUDE
(a) Prudence
(b) Allow
(c) Courage
(d) Indifferent
Solutions:
S1. Ans.(b)
Sol. The correctly spelt word is ‘collapse’
S2. Ans.(c)
Sol. The correctly spelt word is ‘gibbered’
S3. Ans.(a)
Sol. The correctly spelt word is ‘deceased’
S4. Ans.(d)
Sol. The correctly spelt word is ‘pyroxene’
S5. Ans.(b)
Sol. The correctly spelt word is ‘wardrobe’
S6. Ans.(b)
Sol. Repast: a meal.
S7. Ans.(b)
Sol. Eschew: deliberately avoid using; abstain from.
S8. Ans.(c)
Sol. Exuberant: filled with or characterized by a lively energy and excitement.
S9. Ans.(b)
Sol. Inadvertent: not resulting from or achieved through deliberate planning.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol. Fortitude: Courage in pain or adversity.