Exercise 3

Instructions to Solve
Each sentences below consist of a word or a phrase which is bold. It is followed by four words or phrases. Select the word or pharse which is closes to the OPPOSITE in meaning of the bold word or phrase.

Question 6 :

The incessant noise of the boring machine made it difficult for us to got to sleep at night.

A). intermittent
B). harsh
C). soft
D). constant
Answer : Option A

Question 7 :

Unsettled conditions in the land led to exodus of hundreds of its citizens.

A). invasion
B). entry
C). immigration
D). expulsion
Answer : Option B

Question 8 :

Many people try to resist reforms in the society.

A). fight
B). accept
C). welcome
D). repel
Answer : Option C

Question 9 :

Because of the economy drive, they very unwillingly surrendered some superfluous posts.

A). important
B). relevant
C). significant
D). essential
Answer : Option B

Question 10 :

The young leader was reluctant to shoulder the responsibilities of ministerial office.

A). wanting
B). willing
C). anxious
D). eager
Answer : Option B