English Quiz

Dear PaGaLGuY readers, English Comprehension and English Language skills form an integral part of a number of competitive examinations, such as the SSC CGL, SSC CHSL exams, Banking Entrance exams, UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination, MBA entrance exams, Combined Defence Services Examination, etc. Given the importance of this section, we bring you this English Language Quiz to help you practise and improve.

This quiz has questions from actual SSC examinations held during the last few years. Solve this quiz and leave your responses/ answers in the comments section below. We will soon let you know the correct answers!

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

1. Vivacious

(a) Lively         (b) Venomous            (c) Clear             (d) Superior

2. Staunch

(a) Loyal         (b) Benign                   (c) Good            (d) Wise

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which is opposite in meaning to the given word.

3. Modesty

(a) Honesty       (b) Vanity           (c) Originality            (d) Variety

4. Spite

(a) Spleen        (b) Venom          (c) Spirit                    (d) Affection

5. Which of the words given below is correctly spelled?

(a) Adalosent     (b) Adolascent    (c) Adolescent      (d) Adaloscent

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