CHSL 21 25-05-2022 Shift 3 Previous Year Paper English Language PDF


Question 1

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
Tell upon
Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
Tell upon

Options

A

To write down 

To write down 

B

To affect adversely 

To affect adversely 

C

to advise someone

to advise someone

D

To strike hard 

To strike hard 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

To affect adversely 

To affect adversely 


Question 2

Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence.
She bought the fine cloth in the store.
Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence.
She bought the fine cloth in the store.

Options

A

most fine

most fine

B

finest 

finest 

C

more fine

more fine

D

 finer

 finer


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

finest 

finest 


Question 3

The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains a grammatical error.
He has been / excused by the teacher / by the time a formal complaint / for bullying was made.
The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains a grammatical error.
He has been / excused by the teacher / by the time a formal complaint / for bullying was made.

Options

A

excused by the teacher

excused by the teacher

B

for bullying was made

for bullying was made

C

by the time a formal complaint

by the time a formal complaint

D

He has been

He has been


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

He has been

He has been


Question 4

Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the given group of words.
The study of population and its dynamics
Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the given group of words.
The study of population and its dynamics

Options

A

Democracy

Democracy

B

Dermatology

Dermatology

C

Demography

Demography

D

Dysgraphia

Dysgraphia


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Demography

Demography


Question 5

Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.
Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.

Options

A

Attitude

Attitude

B

Ministry

Ministry

C

Attention

Attention

D

Mimikry

Mimikry


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Mimikry

Mimikry


Question 6

Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence.
I was look forward to helping you complete the project.
Select the option that will improve the underlined part of the given sentence.
I was look forward to helping you complete the project.

Options

A

look forwarding to helping

look forwarding to helping

B

look forward helping

look forward helping

C

look forwarding to helps

look forwarding to helps

D

look forward to helping

look forward to helping


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

look forward to helping

look forward to helping


Question 7

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
They bestow upon him whatever he wishes
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
They bestow upon him whatever he wishes

Options

A

deny 

deny 

B

classify

classify

C

 gift

 gift

D

intensify

intensify


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

deny 

deny 


Question 8

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
‘Don Quixote’ was written by Miguel Cervantes.
Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
‘Don Quixote’ was written by Miguel Cervantes.

Options

A

Miguel Cervantes was writing ‘Don Quixote’. 

Miguel Cervantes was writing ‘Don Quixote’. 

B

Miguel Cervantes had written ‘Don Quixote’. 

Miguel Cervantes had written ‘Don Quixote’. 

C

Miguel Cervantes wrote ‘Don Quixote’.

Miguel Cervantes wrote ‘Don Quixote’.

D

Miguel Cervantes has written ‘Don Quixote’. 

Miguel Cervantes has written ‘Don Quixote’. 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Miguel Cervantes wrote ‘Don Quixote’.

Miguel Cervantes wrote ‘Don Quixote’.


Question 9

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

The roof _______ the weight of the snow.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

The roof _______ the weight of the snow.

Options

A

collapsed under

collapsed under

B

collapsed with

collapsed with

C

collapsed for

collapsed for

D

collapsed to

collapsed to


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

collapsed under

collapsed under


Question 10

Select the denotation of the highlighted word.
The tie complements the shirt he is wearing.
Select the denotation of the highlighted word.
The tie complements the shirt he is wearing.

Options

A

Matches 

Matches 

B

disarrays 

disarrays 

C

Relegates 

Relegates 

D

Drains 

Drains 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Matches 

Matches 


Question 11

Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If there is no need to substitute it, select ‘No substitution required’.
Manoj was living in the city since 1993.
Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If there is no need to substitute it, select ‘No substitution required’.
Manoj was living in the city since 1993.

Options

A

has been living 

has been living 

B

No substitution required 

No substitution required 

C

will be living

will be living

D

is living 

is living 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

has been living 

has been living 


Question 12

Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.
Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.

Options

A

Bonfire 

Bonfire 

B

 Ensue

 Ensue

C

 Oscilate

 Oscilate

D

Leverage

Leverage


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

 Oscilate

 Oscilate


Question 13

Select the denotation of the highlighted word.
His finicky attitude was the main cause of the conflict.
Select the denotation of the highlighted word.
His finicky attitude was the main cause of the conflict.

Options

A

Fussy 

Fussy 

B

Nervous

Nervous

C

Hasty 

Hasty 

D

Indolent

Indolent


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Fussy 

Fussy 


Question 14

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in indirect speech.
He said, “It’s been raining since last night.”
Select the option that expresses the given sentence in indirect speech.
He said, “It’s been raining since last night.”

Options

A

He said that it had been raining since the night before.

He said that it had been raining since the night before.

B

He’s said that it had been raining since yesterday.

He’s said that it had been raining since yesterday.

C

He said that it had rained since last night.

He said that it had rained since last night.

D

He said that it’s raining since last night.

He said that it’s raining since last night.


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

He said that it had been raining since the night before.

He said that it had been raining since the night before.


Question 15

The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains an INCORRECTLY spelt word.
The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process / the information of the demise of her only son / and she sat like a statue even when her / tormentors passed several obnoxious comments.
The following sentence has been split into four segments. Identify the segment that contains an INCORRECTLY spelt word.
The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process / the information of the demise of her only son / and she sat like a statue even when her / tormentors passed several obnoxious comments.

Options

A

 The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process

 The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process

B

the information of the demise of her only son 

the information of the demise of her only son 

C

her tormentors passed several obnoxious comments 

her tormentors passed several obnoxious comments 

D

and she sat like a statue even when her 

and she sat like a statue even when her 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

 The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process

 The mother’s tired and overrought mind could not process


Question 16

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
One day, I was handed a few volumes of new literature unlike anything I had ever read before and so ________ as to make me utterly forget my hopeless state.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
One day, I was handed a few volumes of new literature unlike anything I had ever read before and so ________ as to make me utterly forget my hopeless state.

Options

A

boring 

boring 

B

captivating 

captivating 

C

 unrealistic

 unrealistic

D

 repelling

 repelling


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

captivating 

captivating 


Question 17

Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.
A. His mother, whose name no one knows, is found on the street, and dies just after Oliver’s birth.
B. After the other boys bully Oliver into asking for more gruel at the end of a meal, Mr. Bumble offers five pounds to anyone who will take the boy away from the workhouse.
C. Oliver Twist is born in a workhouse in 1830s England.
D. Oliver spends the first nine years of his life in a badly run home for young orphans and then is transferred to a workhouse for adults.
Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.
A. His mother, whose name no one knows, is found on the street, and dies just after Oliver’s birth.
B. After the other boys bully Oliver into asking for more gruel at the end of a meal, Mr. Bumble offers five pounds to anyone who will take the boy away from the workhouse.
C. Oliver Twist is born in a workhouse in 1830s England.
D. Oliver spends the first nine years of his life in a badly run home for young orphans and then is transferred to a workhouse for adults.

Options

A

CBDA

CBDA

B

CDAB

CDAB

C

CADB

CADB

D

BDCA

BDCA


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

CADB

CADB


Question 18

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
A storm in a tea cup
Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
A storm in a tea cup

Options

A

To enjoy tea during a storm 

To enjoy tea during a storm 

B

Tasty tea

Tasty tea

C

The tea in which spices are added 

The tea in which spices are added 

D

A lot of anger and worry about trivial things

A lot of anger and worry about trivial things


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

A lot of anger and worry about trivial things

A lot of anger and worry about trivial things


Question 19

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.
Primitive
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.
Primitive

Options

A

Racial

Racial

B

Technical

Technical

C

Sophisticated

Sophisticated

D

Agricultural

Agricultural


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Sophisticated

Sophisticated


Question 20

In the following questions a statement has been given with highlighted text. Select the options that can replace the text with correct idiom or phrase.
The trainee performed the task with extreme ease.
In the following questions a statement has been given with highlighted text. Select the options that can replace the text with correct idiom or phrase.
The trainee performed the task with extreme ease.

Options

A

Call it a day 

Call it a day 

B

At the eleventh hour 

At the eleventh hour 

C

Swan song 

Swan song 

D

A piece of cake

A piece of cake


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

A piece of cake

A piece of cake


Question 21

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.1.

Options

A

help

help

B

food

food

C

dress

dress

D

guidance

guidance


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

guidance

guidance


Question 22

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.2.

Options

A

ignoring

ignoring

B

outlawing

outlawing

C

violating

violating

D

allowing

allowing


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

outlawing

outlawing


Question 23

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.3.

Options

A

awaited

awaited

B

navigated

navigated

C

envisioned

envisioned

D

scheduled

scheduled


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

envisioned

envisioned


Question 24

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.4.

Options

A

teach

teach

B

Educate

Educate

C

Learn

Learn

D

Plan

Plan


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Learn

Learn


Question 25

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the options given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
In terms of education, children must receive proper care, (1)______ and schooling. By (2)______ child marriage, the best possible future of children can be (3)______. When there is an economic crisis, many programmes must be held so that they can (4)______ how to fight for themselves (5)______ and efficiently.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No.5.

Options

A

Eloquently

Eloquently

B

effectively

effectively

C

Affectively

Affectively

D

abruptly

abruptly


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

effectively

effectively


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