Updated On : March 3, 2022
SSC CGL English Vocabulary PDF: A vocabulary is a set of familiar words within a person's language. We can observe vocabulary questions almost in all the competitive exams like SSC, railways, and banking exams.
English Vocabulary is the most tested topic in the SSC based competitive exams. Here we have provided commonly asked questions based on English Vocab in SSC and other competitive exams. Candidates can view or download the SSC CGL Vocabulary PDF and start their preparation accordingly. Students are suggested to go through the SSC CGL Study Notes which include all the important topics of vocabulary that will appear in the exam. Go through the questions provided below in the PDF format and enhance your preparation.
As per the exam analysis, the overall difficulty level of the English paper which was held from 03 March to 09 March 2020 was very easy and most of the questions are repeated from the previous shifts.
Here, we have provided a few commonly asked questions from the vocabulary in all the exams of SSC, railway, and banking exams.
1. Once upon a time there _________ a man called Damocles
a. lived; b. was lived; c. a lived; d. live
2. Four independent ________ testified to seeing him at the scene of the crime
a. person; b. witness; c. spectator; d. attestant
3. Antonym of Eternal
a. Usual; b. Active; c. Realistic; d. Temporary
4. Antonym of Enormous
a. soft; b. average; c. tiny; d. weak
5. At one’s wit’s end
a. Perplexed; b. Clear Up; c. Explain; d. Enlighten
6. At one’s fingertips
a. To take revenge; b. Matter of shame; c. Complete knowledge; d. None of the above
7. Set in the wrong time or period
a. Apophthegm; b. Anarchist; c. Anachronistic; d. Annular
8. Maker of casks or barrels
a. Colleiny; b. Cooper; c. Coeval; d. Clio
9. Which one of the following word is correctly spelled?
a. Benefeted; b. Benifited; c. Benefited; d. Benefitted
10. Which one of the following word is correctly spelled?
a. Manageble; b. Managable; c. Managaeble; d. Manageable
To help candidates preparing for SSC CGL in Hindi, we have provided previous year vocabulary questions with meaning in Hindi. Go through the list of vocabulary and prepare well for the SSC CGL Tier 2 exam.
|Word||Hindi Meaning||English Meaning|
|Adamant||कठोर, अटल, अडिग||hard, inflexible|
|Allay||शांत करना, तीव्रता कम करना||calm, pacify|
|Assuage||शांत करना, कम करना||ease, lessen|
|Alleviate||कम करना||relieve, assuage|
|Abjure||छोड़ देना, अस्वीकार करना||give up|
|Adjure||अनुरोध करना, शपथ दिलाकर कोई बात पूछना||to request, to issue a formal command|
|Behove||उपयुक्त होना||suited to befit, become|
|Brazen||निर्लज, बेशर्म||insolent, impudent, impertinent|
|Banter||उपहास, हँसी मज़ाक||to ridicule, to tease|
|Berserk||बहुत उत्तेजित या क्रोधित, पागल||frenzied, amuck, amok|
|Daunt||धमकाना, उत्साहहीन करना||intimidate|
|Condone||माफ़ करना, ध्यान न देना||overlook, forgive|
Follow the simple steps provided below to remember vocabulary for SSC CGL Exam.
Candidates should keep a major check on their Grammar Preparation while preparing for the vocabulary section for competitive exams. Without grammar fluency, there would be a lack of clarity in the understanding of concepts. It is important to learn vocabulary words on a daily basis in order to score more marks in the exam.