English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 12th May 2018

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Directions (1-5): An idiom and four possible meanings are given. Identify the meaning of the idiom from among the answer choices and mark its number as your answer.

Q1. On cloud nine
(a) beyond control
(b) in excellent spirits
(c) fortune in favour
(d) at a distance

Q2. See eye to eye
(a) well thought of
(b) continuously
(c) to fix the limit
(d) have same opinion

Q3. Count one’s chickens before they hatch
(a) be overconfident
(b) to make money rapidly
(c) with all one’s power
(d) wholly or entirely

Q4. A bird’s-eye view
(a) without care
(b) within the walls
(c) an overall view
(d) out of place

Q5. Be in two minds
(a) be burdened
(b) be indifferent
(c) be mischievous
(d) be undecided

Directions (6-10): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

Q6. Government by persons of highest social order.
(a) aristocracy
(b) oligarchy
(c) democracy
(d) dictatorship

Q7. Government by the rich and the powerful class.
(a) theocracy
(b) monarchy
(c) plutocracy
(d) meritocracy

Q8. Gust of wind.
(a) drought
(b) draught
(c) drastic
(d) dreaded

Q9. A point at which things join together.
(a) confederacy
(b) union
(c) confluence
(d) coherence

Q10. One preying on or exploiting others.
(a) predator
(b) cannibal
(c) primitive
(d) savage