FILL IN THE BLANKS FOR SSC CGL EXAM SET 8

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PRACTICE SET- 8 ON FILL IN THE BLANKS FOR SSC CGL EXAM

 
In the following questions,sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word.Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four as your answer.

1. The Japanese car maker defines it as the reduction of cost through the ____ of waste.”
A.elimination
B.fumigationFILL IN THE BLANKS FOR SSC
C.managing
D.amelioration

2. These steps are _____ to protect only groups but not the society or local community as whole.
A.intent
B.intended
C.prohibited
D.intending

3. Today spasm is one of the most _____ areas of medical research.
A.acitivity
B.action
C.active
D.passion

4. As late as the 1950’s more than half of all reporters ______ a college degree.
A.lacking
B.needed
C.required
D.lacked

5. He disliked the idea of a film that drew _____ to its style rather than the contents.
A.attention
B.attentive
C.repulsion
D.crowd

6. The sun is bigger than ___ Earth.
A.a
B.an
C.that
D.the

7. Contentment is essential ___ happiness.
A.with
B.for
C.in
D.of

8. In 2001, _____ a teacher?
A.were you
B.was you
C.did you
D.you was

9. The car can be driven at ______ speed of 150 kmph.
A.the
B.a
C.an
D.that

10. We always _____ your team at cricket.
A.defeat
B.overcome
C.conquer
D.beat

11. The recent ______ in the size of the army is alarming.
A.built-up
B.build-up
C.build-on
D.built-in

12. Please _____ that the lights are switched off at night.
A.insure
B.assure
C.censure
D.ensure

13. A well-read man is quick to catch literary _______.
A.allusions
B.illusions
C.delusions
D.diversions

14. A dog is a _______ animal.
A.quadruped
B.quartet
C.quadruple
D.quadrangle

15. There are not solitary, free living creatures ; every form of life is _____ other forms.
A.dependent on
B.parallel to
C.overshadowed by
D.segregated from

16. I’ll take _____ now as I have another appointment some where else.
A.departure
B.my leave
C.permission
D.leave from work

17. A garden knife is _____ used forright pruning.
A.generally
B.compulsorily
C.systematically
D.daily

18. Serious threat to our ecology and environment can be ____.
A.hastened
B.impeded
C.aggravated
D.combated

19. ‘My India’ by Corbett deals ____ the author’s familiarity with and love of India.
A.in
B.with
C.of
D.at

20. The general Manager was able to break the labour management _____.
A.impasse
B.impossiblity
C.impersonation
D.improvisation

             

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