English Language Quiz for SSC CGL of 15th March (Mix Practice Question Of Vocabulary)

Updated Wed, 17 Mar 2021 01:37 PM IST

Direction(1-5): Select the synonym of the given words

Question 1:
EQUIVOCAL

Option 1:  LUCID

Option 2:  PLAIN

Option 3:  VAGUE

Option 4:  STRAIGHT


Question 2: CHASTISE

Option 1:  CHEER

Option 2:  STIMULATE

Option 3:  PUNISH

Option 4:  COMFORT

Question 3: IMPRISONMENT

Option 1:  CONFINEMENT

Option 2:  LIBERATION

Option 3:  RELEASE

Option 4:  FREEDOM


Question 4: ENJOIN

Option 1:  FORBID

Option 2:  REVOLT

Option 3:  DISSUADE

Option 4:  EXHORT

Question 5: DEPLORE

Option 1:  REJOICE

Option 2:  APPLAUD

Option 3:  LAMENT

Option 4:  INDICT

Direction(6-10): Select the antonym of the given words 

Question 6: INSOLENT

Option 1:  SCRUPULOUS

Option 2:  EMOLLIENT 

Option 3:  COURTEOUS

Option 4:  LAZY


Question7: CAPTIVITY


Option 1:  SLAVERY

Option 2:  PERMISSION

Option 3:  FREEDOM

Option 4:  LIMITATION

Question 8: EVADE


Option 1:  INVADE

Option 2:  ESCAPE

Option 3: SHUN

Option 4:  CONFRONT

Question 9: INTENGIBLE


Option 1:  ETHEREAL

Option 2:  CONCRETE

Option 3:  INSUBSTANIAL

Option 4:  ABSTRACT


Question 10: RUGGED


Option 1:  HARD

Option 2:  SMOOTH

Option 3:  STURDY

Option 4:  ROUGH

ANSWERS: 

Ans-1: VAGUE


Explanation: Equivocal  means allowing the possibility of several different meanings, as a word or phrase, especially with intent to deceive or misguide--vague

Lucid,plain and obviousi means clear and easy to understand
 
Ans-2: PUNISH


Explanation: Cheer ,stimulate and comfort means a shout of encouragement, approval, congratulation, etc.eg: The cheers of the fans filled the stadium. a set or traditional form of shout used by spectators to encourage or show enthusiasm for an athletic team, contestant,etc.....

Ans -3:  CONFINEMENT

Explanation: imprisonment  means the state of being kept in a place (such as a prison or a cage) and not being able to leave or be free--confinement
 
Ans4-:  EXHORT

Explanation: Enjoin means to order or strongly encourage someone to do something---exhort

eg; Lawyers are enjoined to follow high ethical principals. 

dissuade means : to advise (a person) against something-forbid and revolt

Ans5- LAMENT


Explanation: Deplore means to express grief or sorrow for something. deplore implies regret for the loss or impairment of something of value.--Lament

rejoice and applaud mean  (intransitive verb). : to feel joy or great delight

indict-to charge with a fault or offense

Ans6:  COURTEOUS


Explanation: Insolent--  marked by casual disrespect

scrupulous--(adjective) characterized by extreme care and great effort

emollient-- having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin

courteous---characterized by courtesy and gracious good manners

Ans7:  FREEDOM


Explanation: captivity---forced submission to control by others

Ans8:   CONFRONT


Explanation: shun means avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of

invade means   march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation

evade--avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing duties,

confront ---present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize

Ans9: :  CONCRETE


Explanation: ethereal-weak

concrete- strong and inflexible

abstract- existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment

insubstantial- lacking material form or substance; unreal

Ans10:  STURDY


Explanation: Rugged( adjective)---having a roughly broken, rocky, hilly, or jagged surface

sturdy-strong and inflexible






 






 

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