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     Directions (338–342) : In the         347. Ramu is in the habit of revising            355. The _____ in the region has been
following questions, sentences are               just once, but Suresh never                     pleasant recently.
given with blanks to be filled in with           understands a subject ____ he                   (1) climate        (2) weather
an appropriate word(s). Four                     revises it for at least three times.            (3) whether        (4) season
alternatives are suggested for each
                                                 (1) in case        (2) thus                356. ______ following all the instruc-
question. Cho ose the correct
                                                 (3) although       (4) unless                   tions closely, he missed out an
alternative out of the four.
                                           348. He was sorry __ late last night.                 important guideline.
               (SSC Graduate Level Tier-II
               Exam. 04.08.2011 Paper-II)        (1) about coming                                (1) Instead of     (2) Although
338. My windows look __________the               (2) to come                                     (3) In spite of    (4) Otherwise
      garden.                                    (3) to coming                              357. He was junior_____ me in col-
      (1) up on         (2) out on                                                               lege and we have been friends
                                                 (4) from coming
      (3) in            (4) at                                                                   since then.
                                                 Directions (349–353) : In the                   (1) with           (2) than
339. I have made a rough__________of
                                           following questions, sentences are giv-
      the report.                                                                                (3) from           (4) to
                                           en with blanks to be filled in with an
      (1) drapht        (2) draught                                                         358. I visit Shimla frequently; howev-
                                           appropriate word(s). Four alternatives
      (3) drought       (4) draft                                                                er, I have never _____ Kufri.
                                           are suggested for each question.
340. The        reward      was      not                                                         (1) went to        (2) visited to
      commensurate __________the           Choose the correct alternative out of
                                                                                                 (3) been too       (4) been to
      work done by us.                     the four as your answer.
                                                                                                 Directions (359–363) : In the
      (1) for           (2) on                           (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry      following questions, sentences are giv-
      (3) with          (4) upon                  Operator & LDC Exam. 21.10.2012          en with blanks to be filled in with an
341. I don’t care________ the expense;                                      (Ist Sitting)) appropriate word(s). Four alternatives
      I want the party to be a real         349. Our rich culture inspires us to           are suggested for each question.
      success.                                   take _____ in our heritage.               Choose the correct alternative out of
      (1) of            (2) with                 (1) prided          (2) proudly           the four as your answer.
      (3) about         (4) at                                                                         (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry
                                                 (3) pride           (4) proud
342. Vinay does not play cricket, and                                                             Operator & LDC Exam. 21.10.2012
      __________does Yeshwant.              350. The car broke down and we ___
                                                 get a taxi.                                                             (2nd Sitting)
      (1) so            (2) also
                                                 (1) were to         (2) are to             359. She is ______ girls I know.
      (3) either        (4) neither
      Directions (343 – 348) : In the            (3) had to          (3) have to                 (1) from the best
following questions, sentences are          351. He said I ____ use his car when-                (2) the most best
given with blanks to be filled in with           ever I wanted.                                  (3) the best
an appropriate word(s). Four                     (1) could           (2) can                     (4) one of the best
alternatives are suggested for each              (3) will            (4) would              360. I have never seen ______ animal
question. Cho ose the correct                                                                    before.
                                            352. He will not work ___ he is com-
alternative out of the four.                                                                     (1) any larger     (2) as large
                                                 pelled.
  (SSC CPO (SI, ASI & Intelligence Officer                                                       (3) such a large (4) so large
               Exam. 28.08.2011 Paper-II)        (1) till            (2) if
                                                 (3) after           (4) unless             361. He said to me, “You are ____ ”.
343. The department head insisted that
                                            353. The teacher said disappointed-                  (1) fooling        (2) a fool
      he ____ absolute authority to
      regulate office work.                      ly, “There is ____ in my class who              (3) a foolish      (4) fool
      (1) gives                                  can solve this problem.”                   362. I ______ your house yesterday.
      (2) is given                               (1) anybody         (2) somebody                (1) past by        (2) passing by
      (3) would give                             (3) everybody       (4) nobody                  (3) pasting by (4) passed by
      (4) would be given                         Directions (354–358) : In the              363. In the tragic incident, none of
344. Vinod, two of ___ brothers attend     following questions, sentences are giv-               the 145 passengers ______
      primary school, wishes to be a       en with blanks to be filled in with an                (1) could survived
      school teacher after his                                                                   (2) survive
                                           appropriate word(s). Four alternatives
      graduation from the University.                                                            (3) survived
                                           are suggested for each question.
      (1) whom         (2) them                                                                  (4) is surviving
                                           Choose the correct alternative out of
      (3) whose        (4) which                                                                 Directions (364-368) : In each
                                           the four as your answer.
345. The deadline was near by, so                                                          of the following questions, sentences
      Mrs. Sweth had her students ____                   (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry
                                                  Operator & LDC Exam. 21.10.2012          are given with blanks to be filled in
      their essays.                                                                        with an appropriate word(s). Four al-
      (1) complete     (2) to complete                                    (2nd Sitting))
                                            354. While he was working at the con-          ternatives are suggested for each ques-
      (3) completing (4) completed                                                         tion. Choose the correct alternative out
346. Our new digital photo-print                 struction site, the block of wood
                                                 suddenly______ his right shoul-           of the four as your answer.
      machine, the manual ____ is lost
      awaits to be set up properly.              der.                                                  (SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry
                                                                                                  Operator & LDC Exam. 28.10.2012
      (1) of what      (2) where                 (1) was hitted      (2) was hit
      (3) by whom      (4) of which                                                                                       (1st Sitting)
                                                 (3) had hitted      (4) hit
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