Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word : Exercise – 4

Directions (1-20) : In the following questions out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

1. Request

(1) ask
(2) please
(3) suggest
(4) offer

2. Foreboding

(1) alarm
(2) forecast
(3) failure
(4) foresight

3. Change

(1) alter
(2) renew
(3) review
(4) repeat

4. Genuine

(1) good
(2) real
(3) attractive
(4) lovable

5. Acquaint

(1) arouse
(2) introduce
(3) appoint
(4) acquire

Answers 1 to 5

1. (1) 2. (1) 3. (1) 4. (2) 5. (2)


6. Adorn

(1) trust
(2) writer
(3) suspect
(4) beautify

7. Repose

(1) place
(2) keep
(3) rest
(4) replace

8. Commotion

(1) cheer
(2) imbalance
(3) disturbance
(4) movement

9. Irrevocable

(1) changed
(2) done
(3) unalterable
(4) reversible

10. Anger

(1) calmness
(2) vagueness
(3) leisure
(4) displeasure

Answers 6 to 10

6. (4) 7. (3) 8. (3) 9. (3) 10. (4)


11. Meticulous

(1) correct
(2) clean
(3) methodical
(4) painstaking

12. Abundant

(1) sufficient
(2) plentiful
(3) significant
(4) vibrant

13. Anticipate

(1) antagonize
(2) expect
(3) accept
(4) hope

14. Restrict

(1) curtail
(2) prohibit
(3) retain
(4) retail

15. Tremendous

(1) awesome
(2) remarkable
(3) considerable
(4) excessive

Answers 11 to 15

11. (3) 12. (2) 13. (2) 14. (2) 15. (2)


16. Elastic

(1) rubbery
(2) flexible
(3) expensive
(4) exciting

17. Vacillate

(1) waver
(2) never
(3) quiver
(4) queer

18. Impeccable

(1) perfect
(2) fair
(3) faultless
(4) criminal

19. Impediment

(1) clear
(2) ailment
(3) incapable
(4) obstruction

20. Advance

(1) reduce
(2) halt
(3) progress
(4) extend

Answers 16 to 20

16. (2) 17. (1) 18. (1) 19. (4) 20. (3)


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