WBCS Practice Set - English for WBCS - Error, Synonyms, One word substitution

WBCS Practice Set - English for WBCS


WBCS Practice Set - English for WBCS :-

Welcome to Coaching123.in > one stop destination for WBCS online coaching and preparation. In today's post we will discuss a WBCS Practice set on English. This post is helpful for WBCS Prelims exam.

Here we will discuss -

* English error correction where you have to find the errors

* Grammar vocabulary questions

* Synonyms questions

* One word substitution

WBCS Practice Set - English for WBCS

In each question, find out which part has error -

Q. The author mentioned that [1]
there were many people [2]
who were deprived of [3]
the minimum basic facilities [4]
No error [5]

Ans. 5

Q. One of the greatest contribution [1]
to social reform [2]
was his movement for [3]
eradication of child marriage [4]

Ans. 1

Q. The government decided to [1]
write of the debts [2]
of the farmers who were [3]
below the poverty line [4]

Ans. 2

Q. Had the train services been normal [1]
I would have reached [2]
the place quite well [3]
ahead of the scheduled time [4]

Ans. 3

Q. Having his breakfast finish [1]
he rushed quickly [2]
to the station to receive [3]
the honorable guests [4]

Ans. 1

Replace the underline word with the appropriate correct option and make the sentence grammatically correct -

Q. It is obliged to me to concur with the view expressed by you in your article
a. obligatory for
b. obliged for
c. too obliged
d. no correction is required

Ans. a

Q. What matters most is one's behavior with others
a. what is most matter
b. what does matter most is
c. what should most matter is
d. no correction is required

Ans. d

Q. How one earning money is more important than how much he earned
a. one earned
b. he should have earned
c. one earns
d. no correction required

Ans. c

Q. Any body would like assist you for improvement in the work
a. like assist to you
b. like to assist you
c. you like assist
d. no correction required

Ans. b

WBCS Practice Set - English for WBCS Prelims

Choose the correct SYNONYM -

Q. ESTABLISH
a. prove
b. hold on
c. removed
d. set up

Ans. d

Q. COMMAND
a. consolation
b. order
c. amendment
d. assignment

Ans. b

Q. ELEMENT
a. prime
b. component
c. particle
d. persons
Ans. b

Q. POWER
a. training
b. electricity
c. authority
d. drive
Ans. c

One word substitutions or Single word expressions List 1 -

1. Extreme fear of open spaces - Agoraphobia

2. A word formed from initial letters of several words - Acronym

3. Science of sound - Acoustics

4. Study of cause of disease - Aetiology

5. Instrument to measure altitude - Altimeter

6. Instrument to measure wind force - Anemometer

7. Places diametrically opposite to each other on the earth - Antipodes

8. Cultivation of trees and shrubs - Arboriculture

9. Instrument to measure atmospheric pressure - Barometer

10. Addicted to alcoholic drinks - Bibulous

11. Irreverence of religion - Blasphemy

12. Attendant of a golf player - Caddie

13. A person with good taste and judgement - Connoisseur

One word substitution or single word expression List 2 -

1. Person who hates marriage - Misogamist

2. Relating to spring - Vernal

3. An agreement to stop fighting - Armistice

4. Having more than one meaning - Ambiguous

5. Study of heavenly bodies - Cosmology

6. Murder of a whole group of people - Genocide

7. Murder of a foetus - Foeticide

8. A person fond of eating good food - Gourmet

9. Speech to oneself - Soliloquy

10. White woman with black/brown hair - Brunette

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