Mission SSC CGL 2016 - Quiz - Day 9 - English

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In the following questions, a part of the sentence is given in bold letters.  From the given alternatives in options ,find the appropriate improvement.

1. Barry cited a number of reasons for his absence.
  1. Sited
  2. Recited
  3. Dictated
  4. No improvement

2. Caitlin was given a  holiday and so  she decided to go to the hitch-hiking.
  1. For the hitch-hiking
  2. For hitch-hiking
  3. Hitch-hiking
  4. No improvement

3. The relatives comforted the young man whose wife had died.
  1. Symphatized with
  2. Pitied
  3. Consoled
  4. No improvement

4. In absence of your support, he would have lost the election.
  1. Lacking your support, he would have lost the election.
  2. But for your support, he would have lost the election.
  3. He would have lost the election, if you had not supported him.
  4. No improvement

5. He has for good left India.
  1. He has left for good india
  2. He has left India for good
  3. Good he has left India
  4. No improvement

6.  A taller sikh rushed forward than any of his comrades.
  1. A sikh rushed forward taller than any of his comrades.
  2. A sikh, taller than any of his comrades, rushed forward.
  3. A sikh rushed forward than any of his taller comrades.
  4. No improvement

7. Whenever I doubt about the meaning of a word, I look up my dictionary.
  1. The moment I doubt
  2. Whenever I am in doubt
  3. Whenever I have a doubt
  4. No improvement

8. A callous system generates nothing but a misanthrope.
  1. Develops
  2. Induces
  3. Produces
  4. No improvement

9. The weak man is a slave to his sensuous pleasures.
  1. Sensory
  2. Secondary
  3. Sensual
  4. No improvement

10. The workers are hell bent at getting what is due to them.
  1. On
  2. For
  3. Upon
  4. None


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