WBCS Preliminary Exam Solved Question Paper 2009 (English Version)

WBCS Preliminary Examination Solved Question Paper 2016 (English Version)

Direction for Question Nos. 1 to 5

From the given options choose the words nearest in meaning to those underlined in the sentences:

1.  The children were very vivacious in the play ground.

     (A) smiling        (B) sportive        (C) lively/full of life        (D) joyful

2.  After a prolonged suffering he passed away.

WBCS Preliminary Exam Solved Question Paper 2013 (English Version)

WBCS Preliminary Examination Solved Question Paper 2013 (English Version)

Instruction for Question Nos. 1 & 2

Choose the correct alternatives from the options to fill in the blanks:

1. They ‘laughed down’ the man means that they —— the man.

    (A) Confined        (B) Laughed with       (C) Ridiculed and belittled       (D) Punished

2.  ‘Crocodile tears’ means —— .

WBCS Preliminary Exam Solved Question Paper 2014 (English Version)

WBCS Preliminary Examination Solved Question Paper 2014 (English Version)

1.  Select the correct meaning of the underlined idiom from the alternatives provided.

     I gave him a piece of my mind.

     (A) Expressed love        (B) Fell in love        (C) Expressed anguish        (D) Trusted him

2.  Select the correct meaning of the underlined idiom from the alternatives provided.

     He has the gift of the gab.

WBCS Preliminary Exam Solved Question Paper 2015 (English Version)

WBCS Preliminary Examination Solved Question Paper 2015 (English Version)

1.  Select the correct meaning of the idiom underlined below :

     The singer was not in voice

     (A) Lost voice        (B) To sing well       (C) Had a cough      (D) Sang well

2.  Fill in the blank with the correct word :

      ——— his illness, he attended the function.

     (A) Inspite        (B) Due        (C) As of       (D) Despite