Important Questions for SSC and Bank Exams by Ankul Sir

Directions: In these questions, some of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error.

  1. This will (a) /interest not only (b)/children, but also good men. (c) /No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  2. Walking is (a) /good both for (b) / health and recreation. (c) / No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  3. Employment figures show (a) /that a majority of them have (b)/seen decline in 2016 – 17 (c)/ over that of previous years.(c) / No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  4. He stopped seeing(a)/ if he could pick (b)/ up the trail of the kidnappers.(c) / No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  5. He was the player(a)/ whom I thought (b) /was very versatile. (c)/ No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  6. Although he jumped (a)/aside, but the (b)/stone hit him hard.(c) / No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  7. He was quite amusing(a)/when he heard what(b)/ had happened.(c)/ No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  8. The branch struck (a)/ him hard, and he(b)/laid unconscious.(c)/No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  9. They feel that /some action must have been taken before it istoo late.(c)/No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
  10. The plane emptied (a) /its fuel tanks as it (b) /started loosing (c) /No error (d)
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D

Directions: In these questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with appropriate word(s). Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

 

  1. I strongly object _____ your remarks ­­­­____our qualifications.
    1. With, about
    2. for, with
    3. to, about
    4. about, to
  2. A falcon was sitting _____ the mahogany tree.
    1. in
    2. on
    3. above
    4. at
  3. I often look ____ the thesaurus for synonyms and antonyms.
    1. down
    2. up
    3. over
    4. at
  4. We cannot _____ such a/an ______ act of violence.
    1. tolerate, gregarious
    2. allow, glorious
    3. tolerate, obnoxious
    4. allow, boisterous
  5. The ______ village headman left unclaimed property _____ him.
    1. deceased, for
    2. diseased, by
    3. deceased, behind
    4. diseased, from

Directions: In these questions, a part of the sentence is given in underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b) and (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

               

  1. I am surprised that he dares speak in such a tone to his father.
    1. he dares to speak
    2. he dare to speak
    3. he dare speak
    4. No improvement
  2. She said, “Alas! How foolish I have been.”
    1. She confessed that she was foolish.
    2. She confessed with regret that she had been very foolish.
    3. She confessed unhappily that she had been foolish.
    4. She said with great regret that she was a big fool.
  3. Despite pollution control measures are expensive, many industries hesitate to adopt them.
    1. Although pollution control measures are expensive
    2. However pollution control measures are expensive
    3. Because pollution control measures are inexpensive
    4. Although pollution control measures are inexpensive
  4. The infuriated father cast of his son.
    1. caste off
    2. cast off
    3. cast down
    4. caste of

 

  1. We have so arranged the matters as one of us is always on duty.
    1. matters as one of us is always on duty
    2. the matters that one of us is always on duty
    3. the matters and one of us is always on duty
    4. No improvement
  2. It was the gang leader of whose voice I had recognised.
    1. of whose voice had been recognised
    2. whose voice had been recognised
    3. whose voice I had recognised
    4. NO improvement
  3. This is to certify that I have been knowing Mr. Dinesh since 2014.
    1. I am knowing Mr. Dinesh since 2014
    2. I have known Mr. Dinesh since 2014
    3. I had been knowing Mr. Dinesh since 2014
    4. No improvement
  4. Our nation can progress when only people work hard.
    1. When only people hardly work
    2. Only when had people work hard
    3. Only when people work hard
    4. No improvement
  5. Do take an umbrella with you lest you do not get wet.
    1. let you get wet
    2. lest you got wet
    3. lest you get wet
    4. No improvement
  6. The brave soldier was bestowed ofthe highest gallantry award.
    1. bestowed with
    2. bestowed for
    3. bestowed on
    4. No improvement


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