Exercise 1

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 31 :

He ...... in wearing the old fashioned coat in spite of his wife's disapproval.

A). insists
B). persists
C). desists
D). resists
Answer : Option B

Question 32 :

She ...... a brief appearance at the end of party.

A). put on
B). put in
C). put across
D). put up
Answer : Option B

Question 33 :

Life is to death as pleasure is to ......

A). poverty
B). suffering
C). anguish
D). pain
Answer : Option D

Question 34 :

This, partly, explains how the Mehta family has been able to ...... its lavish lifestyle in recent times, despite the fact that all its assets have been ......

A). keep, removed
B). afford, attached
C). develop, liquidated
D). keep up, destroyed
Answer : Option D

Question 35 :

The machine is difficult to build ...... easy to maintain.

A). but
B). and
C). for
D). if
Answer : Option A