Exercise 3

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 6 :

The bullet wound proved to be fatal and the soldier died immediately.


A). grievous
B). dangerous
C). serious
D). deadly
Answer : Option D

Question 7 :

The attitude of Western countries towards the Third World Countries is rather callous to say the least.


A). passive
B). unkind
C). cursed
D). unfeeling
Answer : Option D

Question 8 :

In spite of their efforts, the team of scientists could not make much headway to solve the problem.


A). progress
B). thinking
C). efforts
D). start
Answer : Option A

Question 9 :

On scrutiny the police officer found out that the documents provided by the landlord were totally fabricated.


A). forged
B). historical
C). prepared
D). genuine
Answer : Option A

Question 10 :

Lack of occupation is not necessary revealed by manifest idleness.


A). easily perceived
B). easily acquired
C). easily infected
D). easily deflected
Answer : Option A