CHSL 21 26-05-2022 Shift 1 Previous Year Paper English Language PDF


Question 1

Select the sentence which has no spelling error.
Select the sentence which has no spelling error.

Options

A

Many phramaeutical companies supplied vaccines in pandemic.

Many phramaeutical companies supplied vaccines in pandemic.

B

The pharmaetuical company develops and market drugs.

The pharmaetuical company develops and market drugs.

C

Geet runs a pharmasutical chemist shop at New Delhi.

Geet runs a pharmasutical chemist shop at New Delhi.

D

My elder brother works in a pharmaceutical company.

My elder brother works in a pharmaceutical company.


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

My elder brother works in a pharmaceutical company.

My elder brother works in a pharmaceutical company.


Question 2

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
The incident was narrated by somebody to Naresh.
Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
The incident was narrated by somebody to Naresh.

Options

A

 Somebody was about to narrate the incident to Naresh.

 Somebody was about to narrate the incident to Naresh.

B

Somebody narrated the incident to Naresh. 

Somebody narrated the incident to Naresh. 

C

Somebody was narrating the incident to Naresh. 

Somebody was narrating the incident to Naresh. 

D

Somebody will narrate the incident to Naresh. 

Somebody will narrate the incident to Naresh. 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Somebody narrated the incident to Naresh. 

Somebody narrated the incident to Naresh. 


Question 3

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

Options

A

Appology

Appology

B

Collaborate

Collaborate

C

Extravert

Extravert

D

Lugubrious

Lugubrious


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Appology

Appology


Question 4

Select the most appropriate meaning of the highlighted idiom.
It was a Catch 22 situation for the manager.
Select the most appropriate meaning of the highlighted idiom.
It was a Catch 22 situation for the manager.

Options

A

A difficult situation in which the solution to a problem is impossible 

A difficult situation in which the solution to a problem is impossible 

B

Hailed as the ultimate champion 

Hailed as the ultimate champion 

C

Worthy successor to the throne 

Worthy successor to the throne 

D

A positive outcome in a tough situation 

A positive outcome in a tough situation 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

A difficult situation in which the solution to a problem is impossible 

A difficult situation in which the solution to a problem is impossible 


Question 5

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in passive voice.
Siddharth is floating a grand plan by next week.
Select the option that expresses the given sentence in passive voice.
Siddharth is floating a grand plan by next week.

Options

A

Siddharth is being floated by a grand plan next week.  

Siddharth is being floated by a grand plan next week.  

B

A grand plan is being floated by  Siddharth next week.

A grand plan is being floated by  Siddharth next week.

C

Next week is keeping afloat by Siddharth’s grand plan. 

Next week is keeping afloat by Siddharth’s grand plan. 

D

A grand plan is being floating by Siddharth next week.  

A grand plan is being floating by Siddharth next week.  


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

A grand plan is being floated by  Siddharth next week.

A grand plan is being floated by  Siddharth next week.


Question 6

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
They drank some spurious drink and fainted.
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
They drank some spurious drink and fainted.

Options

A

artificial 

artificial 

B

curious 

curious 

C

nefarious

nefarious

D

genuine 

genuine 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

genuine 

genuine 


Question 7

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
Hard and fast
Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
Hard and fast

Options

A

Urgent

Urgent

B

Badly affected

Badly affected

C

Strict

Strict

D

Quick witted

Quick witted


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Strict

Strict


Question 8

Select the correctly spelt word to fill in the blank.
The ________________ of the worksheets is not an easy job.
Select the correctly spelt word to fill in the blank.
The ________________ of the worksheets is not an easy job.

Options

A

reconciliation 

reconciliation 

B

reconsiliation

reconsiliation

C

reconcilation 

reconcilation 

D

reconsilation 

reconsilation 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

reconciliation 

reconciliation 


Question 9

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. But while it may seem normal to you, your child may be negatively affected by your and your partner's actions.
B. There is no telling when a squabble between a couple may aggravate and escalate into something ugly, which when witnessed by a child, might devastate them gravely.
C. There's no relationship that does not falter.
D. Arguments, disagreements and conflicts are extremely common even in a healthy relationship.
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. But while it may seem normal to you, your child may be negatively affected by your and your partner's actions.
B. There is no telling when a squabble between a couple may aggravate and escalate into something ugly, which when witnessed by a child, might devastate them gravely.
C. There's no relationship that does not falter.
D. Arguments, disagreements and conflicts are extremely common even in a healthy relationship.

Options

A

BCAD 

BCAD 

B

BACD 

BACD 

C

CBAD 

CBAD 

D

CDAB 

CDAB 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

CDAB 

CDAB 


Question 10

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
As soon as she opened the cages, the birds __________.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
As soon as she opened the cages, the birds __________.

Options

A

flew away 

flew away 

B

flown away  

flown away  

C

flies away  

flies away  

D

fly away  

fly away  


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

flew away 

flew away 


Question 11

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

She was laughing from the ______ exuberance of the performance.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.

She was laughing from the ______ exuberance of the performance.

Options

A

total

total

B

perfect

perfect

C

sheer

sheer

D

utter

utter


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

sheer

sheer


Question 12

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in passive voice.
You have lost your note book.
Select the option that expresses the given sentence in passive voice.
You have lost your note book.

Options

A

Your note book has been lost.

Your note book has been lost.

B

Your note book have been lost.

Your note book have been lost.

C

Your note book got lost.

Your note book got lost.

D

Your note book is lost.

Your note book is lost.


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Your note book has been lost.

Your note book has been lost.


Question 13

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
My success was complete and the delighted directors ________ me the privilege of developing automatic regulators which were much desired.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
My success was complete and the delighted directors ________ me the privilege of developing automatic regulators which were much desired.

Options

A

accorded 

accorded 

B

 removed

 removed

C

contrasted

contrasted

D

disagreed 

disagreed 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

accorded 

accorded 


Question 14

Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underline segment in the given sentence.
The affection of her husband carried her up in the midst of all her problems.
Select the most appropriate option to substitute the underline segment in the given sentence.
The affection of her husband carried her up in the midst of all her problems.

Options

A

tore her up

tore her up

B

stood her up

stood her up

C

drove her up

drove her up

D

bore her up

bore her up


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

bore her up

bore her up


Question 15

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

Options

A

Adequate

Adequate

B

Impartial

Impartial

C

Brutal

Brutal

D

Civilised

Civilised


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Civilised

Civilised


Question 16

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
It was an impetuous decision to buy a car when he didn’t have a job.
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the highlighted word.
It was an impetuous decision to buy a car when he didn’t have a job.

Options

A

tangible

tangible

B

sensible 

sensible 

C

dense 

dense 

D

arguable 

arguable 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

sensible 

sensible 


Question 17

Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence.
I was waiting from two hours.
Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence.
I was waiting from two hours.

Options

A

in

in

B

for

for

C

since

since

D

at

at


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

for

for


Question 18

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Former
Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the given word.

Former

Options

A

Additional

Additional

B

External

External

C

Featured

Featured

D

Latter

Latter


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Latter

Latter


Question 19

Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
The beauty of our festivals lies in ‘unity in___________’.
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank.
The beauty of our festivals lies in ‘unity in___________’.

Options

A

inclusion

inclusion

B

richness  

richness  

C

diversity

diversity

D

belongingness

belongingness


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

diversity

diversity


Question 20

Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the underlined group of words..
Human beings are usually ones who are naturally able to eat both, plants and flesh.
Select the option that can be used as a one-word substitute for the underlined group of words..
Human beings are usually ones who are naturally able to eat both, plants and flesh.

Options

A

Omnivorous

Omnivorous

B

 Cannibals

 Cannibals

C

 Carnivorous

 Carnivorous

D

Herbivorous 

Herbivorous 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Omnivorous

Omnivorous


Question 21

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 1.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 1.

Options

A

desired

desired

B

popular

popular

C

likely

likely

D

influential

influential


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

popular

popular


Question 22

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 2.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 2.

Options

A

expresses

expresses

B

represents

represents

C

discloses

discloses

D

describes

describes


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

describes

describes


Question 23

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 3.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 3.

Options

A

encircled

encircled

B

revolved

revolved

C

executed

executed

D

revolutionised

revolutionised


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

revolved

revolved


Question 24

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 4.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 4.

Options

A

impulse

impulse

B

inspiration

inspiration

C

motivation

motivation

D

incentive

incentive


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

inspiration

inspiration


Question 25

In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 5.
In the following passage, some words have been deleted. Read the passage carefully and select the most appropriate option to fill in each blank.
Poetry and novels became very (1)_________ in the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe was published in 1719. This is regarded as the first successful English novel. It is partly based on the true life adventures of a traveller called Alexander Selkirk. Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s travels was written in 1726 and (2)_________ four imaginary journeys of a ship’s doctor named Gulliver. Poetry (3)_________ around British people and places. Poets also considered nature as a source of (4)_________. The poets wrote in a simple style and language so that the (5)_________ masses could understand it.Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 5.

Options

A

modern

modern

B

traditional

traditional

C

ordinary

ordinary

D

typical

typical


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

ordinary

ordinary


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