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 26 :

Those who views are progressive often meet with formidable impediments when they begin to act.

A). revolutionary
B). retrograde
C). brave
D). outmoded
Answer : Option B

Question 27 :

Everything about him, especially his talkative nature, proclaims his effeminacy.

A). aggressiveness
B). attractiveness
C). manliness
D). boorishness
Answer : Option C

Question 28 :

Adversity teaches man to be humble and self-reliant.

A). sincerity
B). animosity
C). curiosity
D). prosperity
Answer : Option D

Question 29 :

Given these constraint, we have no alternative but to suggest an improvised solution.

A). a complete
B). a preplanned
C). a permanent
D). a proscribed
Answer : Option B

Question 30 :

The chairman initiated the proceedings with a brief speech.

A). confused
B). closed
C). started
D). complicated
Answer : Option B