SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 04-OCTOBER-2017 Shift-1 (GENERAL ENGLISH)

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SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 04-OCTOBER-2017 Shift-1

::General English::


QID : 51 - In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Elderly people can have a normal (1)/ body temperature below 98.6 so (2)/ the younger population can have a little higher temperature. (3)/ No Error (4)

1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Correct Answer: 2

QID : 52 - In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

We are at that critical juncture when (1)/we are facing a serious issue (2)/with the image perception of the railways. (3)/ No Error (4)

1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Correct Answer: 1

QID : 53 - In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

Everything is bright and beautiful, ______?

1) isn't he
2) isn't it
3) isn't she
4) isn't him

Correct Answer: isn't it

QID : 54 - In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

They are terribly busy with ______ work.

1) his
2) their
3) them
4) her

Correct Answer: their

QID : 55 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Lean

1) Fat
2) Thin
3) Obese
4) Plump

Correct Answer: Thin

QID : 56 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Lurk

1) Ignore
2) Rush
3) Come
4) Sneak

Correct Answer: Sneak

QID : 57 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Groan

1) Grumble
2) Agreement
3) Liking
4) Regard

Correct Answer: Grumble

QID : 58 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Lethargic

1) Lazy
2) Sluggish
3) Lively
4) Dull

Correct Answer: Lively

QID : 59 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Defend

1) Uphold
2) Surrender
3) Secure
4) Resist

Correct Answer: Surrender

QID : 60 - In the following question, out of the given four alternatives, select the one which is opposite in meaning of the given word.

Command

1) Opposition
2) Call
3) Dictate
4) Notification

Correct Answer: Opposition

QID : 61 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Rest on one's laurels

1) To retire from active life
2) To remember thing clearly
3) Not to come to point
4) Defend from enemies

Correct Answer: To retire from active life

QID : 62 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Fallout

1) To admire
2) Declared dead
3) To love someone
4) To quarrel

Correct Answer: To quarrel

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QID : 63 - Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

The main (causes of this failure is) inadequate ability growth and character development.

1) causes of these failure is
2) cause of this failure are
3) causes of this failure are
4) No improvement

Correct Answer: causes of this failure are

QID : 64 - Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

If they (did not know their ability) and they do not know which sports they want to do, they will not learn to play any sports and will not succeed.

1) do not know their ability
2) would not know their ability
3) did not know their capability
4) No improvement

Correct Answer: do not know their ability

QID : 65 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Art or craft making skill with hand.

1) Hovercraft
2) Handicraft
3) Statecraft
4) Spacecraft

Correct Answer: Handicraft

QID : 66 - In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Insufficient feeding or nourishing.

1) Abduction
2) Abolition
3) Addiction
4) Malnutrition

Correct Answer: Malnutrition

QID : 67 - In the following question, a word has been written in four different ways out of which only one is correctly spelt. Select the correctly spelt word.

1) Defecient
2) Deficeint
3) Deficient
4) Deficent

Correct Answer: Deficient

QID : 68 - In the following question, a word has been written in four different ways out of which only one is correctly spelt. Select the correctly spelt word.

1) Chanlenge
2) Chalenge
3) Challainge
4) Challenge

Correct Answer: Challenge

QID : 69 - Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.

His vision
P: hardly related to
Q: and goals were
R: the reality around him

1) PRQ
2) QPR
3) PQR
4) RPQ

Correct Answer: QPR

QID : 70 - Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.

Pollution needs
P: otherwise our future generations
Q: to be tackled seriously
R: would suffer a lot

1) PRQ
2) QRP
3) RPQ
4) QPR

Correct Answer: QPR

QID : 71 - In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

The thoughts, behavior and tastes of fashion, music, television and other ______ of life of the masses are often seen having a ______ impact on the living of the society. We tend to get influenced by the lifestyles of our peer group. The changing ways of life of our peers often ______ us to change our ways of looking at life and leading it. It's a human tendency to do what the crowd does. Few have the courage to resist the peer pressure and be their own selves rather than being one among the lot. Peer pressure is bound to affect most of us, both, positively and ______. The distinction between positive and negative peer pressure lies in a thoughtful analysis of the views of the masses. Following your peers ______ leaves a negative impact on your life while an analytical approach of looking at peer behavior can act positively. Let us look at the positive and negative effects of peer pressure.

television and other ______ of life

1) walks
2) cakes
3) notion
4) ideas

Correct Answer: walks

QID : 72 - In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

The thoughts, behavior and tastes of fashion, music, television and other ______ of life of the masses are often seen having a ______ impact on the living of the society. We tend to get influenced by the lifestyles of our peer group. The changing ways of life of our peers often ______ us to change our ways of looking at life and leading it. It's a human tendency to do what the crowd does. Few have the courage to resist the peer pressure and be their own selves rather than being one among the lot. Peer pressure is bound to affect most of us, both, positively and ______. The distinction between positive and negative peer pressure lies in a thoughtful analysis of the views of the masses. Following your peers ______ leaves a negative impact on your life while an analytical approach of looking at peer behavior can act positively. Let us look at the positive and negative effects of peer pressure.

a ______ impact on the living

1) mere
2) deep
3) follow
4) slow

Correct Answer: deep

QID : 73 - In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

The thoughts, behavior and tastes of fashion, music, television and other ______ of life of the masses are often seen having a ______ impact on the living of the society. We tend to get influenced by the lifestyles of our peer group. The changing ways of life of our peers often ______ us to change our ways of looking at life and leading it. It's a human tendency to do what the crowd does. Few have the courage to resist the peer pressure and be their own selves rather than being one among the lot. Peer pressure is bound to affect most of us, both, positively and ______. The distinction between positive and negative peer pressure lies in a thoughtful analysis of the views of the masses. Following your peers ______ leaves a negative impact on your life while an analytical approach of looking at peer behavior can act positively. Let us look at the positive and negative effects of peer pressure.

peers often ______ us to change

1) reduce
2) converse
3) force
4) relates

Correct Answer: force

QID : 74 - In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

The thoughts, behavior and tastes of fashion, music, television and other ______ of life of the masses are often seen having a ______ impact on the living of the society. We tend to get influenced by the lifestyles of our peer group. The changing ways of life of our peers often ______ us to change our ways of looking at life and leading it. It's a human tendency to do what the crowd does. Few have the courage to resist the peer pressure and be their own selves rather than being one among the lot. Peer pressure is bound to affect most of us, both, positively and ______. The distinction between positive and negative peer pressure lies in a thoughtful analysis of the views of the masses. Following your peers ______ leaves a negative impact on your life while an analytical approach of looking at peer behavior can act positively. Let us look at the positive and negative effects of peer pressure.

both, positively and ______.

1) positively
2) neutral
3) indifferent
4) negatively

Correct Answer: negatively

QID : 75 - In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

The thoughts, behavior and tastes of fashion, music, television and other ______ of life of the masses are often seen having a ______ impact on the living of the society. We tend to get influenced by the lifestyles of our peer group. The changing ways of life of our peers often ______ us to change our ways of looking at life and leading it. It's a human tendency to do what the crowd does. Few have the courage to resist the peer pressure and be their own selves rather than being one among the lot. Peer pressure is bound to affect most of us, both, positively and ______. The distinction between positive and negative peer pressure lies in a thoughtful analysis of the views of the masses. Following your peers ______ leaves a negative impact on your life while an analytical approach of looking at peer behavior can act positively. Let us look at the positive and negative effects of peer pressure.

Following your peers ______ leaves a

1) blindly
2) effectively
3) rarely
4) surely

Correct Answer: blindly

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