English Quiz For DSSSB Exam : 6th Feb 2020 For Spellings
Direction (Q1-10): Answer the following questions on Spelling.
Q1. English spelling is
(c) not phonemic
Q2. The word spelled with a silent ‘c’ is
Q3. The term for words that are pronounced alike, but have different meaning is
Q4. An adjective meaning, ‘intended to teach’, is spelt as
Q5. Choose the correct spelling
Q6. The correct spelling is
Q7. The correct spelling is
Q8. The correct spelling is
Q9. Choose the correct option.
Last night’s movie about the invis __________ man was so incredible that it was laugh_________
(b) invisibal/ laughible
Q10. Choose the correct option:
My irrespons ____________ little brother is usually kept away from delicate things.
Sol. English spelling is the correct order of the letters in a word while Phonetic spelling is a system of spelling in which each letter represents one spoken sound.
Sol. We pronounce this word \in-DYTE\ because its original spelling in English was endite; its Latin root word, indictare.
Sol. Homophones are a type of homonym that also sound alike and have different meanings, but having different spelling.
Sol. Didactic: teaching or intending to teach a moral lesson.
Sol. Last night’s movie about the invisible man was so incredible that it was laughable.
Sol. My irresponsible little brother is usually kept away from delicate things.