English Questions For DSSSB 2018 Exam: 16th May 2018

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Directions (1-5): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Q1. Familiarity breeds contempt
(a) Close association with someone leads to a loss of respect for them
(b) If you do an undesirable thing daily then it becomes acceptable
(c) Too many people living closely will eventually cause bitterness
(d) Routine has to be broken to bring excitement to life

Q2. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket
(a) Avoid risky ventures if you want to be successful in life
(b) Don’t risk everything on the success of one venture
(c) One should try multiple things, at least one will succeed
(d) Those who are blessed with more children are happier

Q3. Tie the knot
(a) To put yourself into a problem
(b) To make fateful decision
(c) To sign the deal
(d) To get married

Q4. The best of both worlds
(a) To live like a saint so that you are the best in the living world as well as the heavens
(b) To be lucky in life as well as in death
(c) The benefits of widely differing situations, enjoyed at the same time
(d) To be popular amongst both the opposing groups

Q5. To take the cake
(a) To have something unexpectedly good to eat
(b) To get a lovely gift
(c) To grab the prize before others
(d) be the most remarkable or foolish of its kind.

Directions (6-10) : In each of the following questions a word is followed by four options. You have to choose the option that is the most appropriate synonym to the given word.

Q6. Foment
(a) Elective
(b) Waste
(c) Renounce
(d) Instigate

Q7. Vagary
(a) Caprice
(b) Emptiness
(c) Enthusiasm
(d) Truthfulness

Q8. Macabre
(a) Innocent
(b) Tarried
(c) Gruesome
(d) Pleasing

Q9. Denouement
(a) Outcome
(b) Eschew
(c) Action
(d) Character

Q10. Feign
(a) Hesitate
(b) Pretend
(c) Deserve
(d) Attend

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