SSC JE Civil Engineering 27th Jan 2018 Shift-2 Question 20

Question 20

According to dictionary, which of the following word will come at THIRD position?
1. Emergence
2. Eminent
3. Eligible
4. Element
5. Elated

Solution

First letter of all the words are same so verifying the second letter.

The second letter ofĀ Eligible,Ā Element,Ā Elated is 'l' which comes before 'm' in alphabetical order. SoĀ Eligible, Element, Elated are placed beforeĀ Emergence,Ā Eminent.

Among Eligible, Element, Elated, the third letter of Eligible is 'i' which comes after 'a' and 'e'. So Eligible is placed third.

$$\therefore\ $$Eligible will come at third position according to dictionary order.

Hence, the correct answer is Option A



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