Exercise 3

Instructions to Solve
Pick out the most effective word(s) from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.

Question 16 :

He is too dull ...... this problem.


A). solving
B). to solving
C). to solve
D). solves
Answer : Option C

Question 17 :

He is the person who is ...... to blame.


A). mostly
B). sure
C). most
D). bound
Answer : Option C

Question 18 :

We had to pay more taxi fare because the driver brought us by a ...... route.


A). circular
B). circumscribed
C). longest
D). circuitous
Answer : Option D

Question 19 :

He was accused ...... stealing his aunt's necklace.


A). for
B). with
C). of
D). on
Answer : Option C

Question 20 :

He knew everything better than anybody else, and it was an affront to his ...... vanity that you should disagree with him.


A). overstrung
B). overweening
C). overwhelming
D). overwrought
Answer : Option A