Instructions to Solve
In each of the sentences given below a word is printed in bold. Below it four choices are given. Pick up the one which is most nearly the same in meaning as the word printer in bold and can replaces it without altering the meaning of the sentence.
Question 1 :
It is very difficult to retain all that you hear in the class.
Question 2 :
The great artist life was full of vicissitudes.
Question 3 :
She has an insatiable love for music.
Question 4 :
The great dancer impressed the appreciative crowd by his nimble movements.
Question 5 :
The visitor had a bohemian look.
Question 6 :
The bullet wound proved to be fatal and the soldier died immediately.
Question 7 :
The attitude of Western countries towards the Third World Countries is rather callous to say the least.
Question 8 :
In spite of their efforts, the team of scientists could not make much headway to solve the problem.
Question 9 :
On scrutiny the police officer found out that the documents provided by the landlord were totally fabricated.
Question 10 :
Lack of occupation is not necessary revealed by manifest idleness.
Question 11 :
The accident occurred due to his lapse.
Question 12 :
Sunlight and shadow made the landscape a kaleidoscope of colour.
Question 13 :
After the dismal performance of the team in the series concluded yesterday, the captain offered his resignation to the president of the club.
Question 14 :
We didn't believe in his statement, but subsequent events proved that he was right.
Question 15 :
The pioneers left a blazing trial of courage, manliness and chivalry.
Question 16 :
He has a propensity for getting into debt.
Question 17 :
That young is quite sanguine about the result of his competitive examination.
Question 18 :
He is averse to the idea of holding elections now.
Question 19 :
The thief outwitted the constable on some pretext and disappeared on the way to the police station.
Question 20 :
Silence is mandatory for meditation to be effective.
Question 21 :
We should always try to maintain and promote communal amity.
Question 22 :
The soldier displayed exceptional courage and saved Major from the enemy's hand.
Question 23 :
Public figures should not indulge in mud-slinging.
Question 24 :
The notice said that the meeting would begin precisely at 9.30 AM.
Question 25 :
That the plan is both inhuman and preposterous needs no further proof.
Question 26 :
The prisoner has been languishing in the jail for the last many years.
Question 27 :
As the driver was inebriated he could not control the car.
Question 28 :
When the police questioned him, he gave very incoherent answer at first.
Question 29 :
Even today many people are guided by abstruse moral values.
Question 30 :
Instead of putting up a united front against on common enemy, the medieval states frittered away their energy in internecine warfare.
Question 31 :
Few teachers have been spared the problem of an obstreperous pupil in the class.
Question 32 :
The story is too fantastic to be credible.
Question 33 :
They feel that we should be fully aware of our own environment.
Question 34 :
No one will invite her to a tea party for she is so garrulous.
Question 35 :
The aberration in the Indian Economy can be attributed to short-sightedness of its political masters.
Question 36 :
Traffic being what it is, it is lamentable that our roads are unable to take the load.
Question 37 :
A rupture in the relationship of two brothers is quite apparent.
Question 38 :
His visit to foreign countries brought about a sea-change in his outlook and his attitude to people.
Question 39 :
Only those who are gullible take every advertisement seriously.
Question 40 :
Whatever opinion he give is sane
Question 41 :
The recent acts of vandalism in the country cannot be ignored.
Question 42 :
It took him a long time to come round after the operation.
Question 43 :
I don't like alien fashions.
Question 44 :
Catching snakes can be hazardous for people untrained in the art.
Question 45 :
The inspector was a vigilant young man.
Question 46 :
I wrote to him as lately as last week.
Question 47 :
Many species of animals have become extinct during the last hundred years.
Question 48 :
The tablet alleviated the pain, and the patient was soon feeling much better.
Question 49 :
The International Community may begin to doubt the credentials of the largest democracy in the world.
Question 50 :
They were totally unaware of the impending disaster.