FILL IN THE BLANKS FOR SSC CGL EXAM SET 7

PRACTICE SET- 7 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 hotel was not too expensive, ______FILL IN THE BLANKS FOR SSC CGL EXAM
A.was it?
B.wasn’t it?
C.is it?
D.isn’t it?

2. Like humans, zoo animals must have a dentist _____ their teeth.
A.fill
B.filled
C.filling
D.to be filled

3. It was very kind of you to do the washing-up, but you ______ it.
A.didn’t have to do
B.hadn’t to do
C.mightn’t have done
D.mustn’t have done

4. He went ______ sea alone.
A.in
B.to
C.into
D.on

5. The ______ of our civilization from an agricultural society to today’s complex industrial world was accompanied by war.
A.adjustment
B.migration
C.route
D.metmorphosis

6. The court ______ cognisance of the criminal’s words.
A.took
B.made
C.gave
D.allowed

7. _____ wins this civil war there will be little rejoicing at the victory.
A.whichever
B.whoever
C.whatever
D.wherever

8. As he got older his belief in these principles did not _______.
A.wither
B.shake
C.waver
D.dither

9. everyone in this world is accountable to God _____ his actions.
A.about
B.for
C.to
D.over

10. Your father used to be the principal of this college, ______?
A.did he?
B.does he?
C.didn’t he?
D.doesn’t he?

11. A wise man profits ______ the mistakes of others.
A.through
B.from
C.with
D.by

12. My friend has written a ______ account of his journey to the Mars.
A.facitious
B.factional
C.fictional
D.factual

13. Speed is ______ essence.
A.in
B.for
C.about
D.of

14. I was washing my face as the insect _____ quietly into the bedroom.
A.crept
B.creeps
C.was creeping
D.has crept

15. During the recent floods two thirds of our city _______ in ruins.
A.are
B.were
C.is
D.was

16. I have _____ Lakshmi for the past twelve years.
A.know
B.known
C.knew
D.knows

17. He did not qualify _____ the job.
A.for
B.to
C.against
D.with

18. _____ the last ten years we have been victims of abuse.
A.From
B.For
C.Before
D.Since

19. The strike has been called ______.
A.of
B.off
C.at
D.up

20. He is always angry _____his children.
A.with
B.on
C.over
D.at