Exercise 4

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 11 :

Poet often prefer ambiguity to

A). clarity
B). certainty
C). rationality
D). perversity
Answer : Option A

Question 12 :

In ancient India, scholars had no interest in political power or material growth.

A). internal
B). spiritual
C). psychic
D). celestial
Answer : Option B

Question 13 :

The atmosphere in that desolate place looked ominous.

A). pleasant
B). encouraging
C). auspicious
D). favorable
Answer : Option C

Question 14 :

Like poverty, affluence can sometimes create its own problems.

A). indigence
B). opulence
C). sorrow
D). exuberance
Answer : Option A

Question 15 :

The atmosphere in the institute he had newly joined congenial to research.

A). disagreeable for
B). inconvenient for
C). unpleasant for
D). unsuitable for
Answer : Option A