Exercise 4

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 :

The general policies will relieve the sufferings of the common man.

A). alleviate
B). mitigate
C). moderate
D). abate
Answer : Option A

Question 2 :

The underworld still makes solid profit out of illicit liquor.

A). indigenous
B). illegitimate
C). illegal
D). country
Answer : Option C

Question 3 :

True religion does not require one to proselytise through guile or force.

A). translate
B). hypnotise
C). attack
D). convert
Answer : Option D

Question 4 :

The small boy was able to give a graphic description of the thief.

A). picture
B). drawing
C). vivid
D). broad
Answer : Option C

Question 5 :

" I have learnt a great deal working factories, and for a time I've never been a weaver. Here are my testimonials, Mr. Davis"

A). witnesses
B). testaments
C). tokens
D). credentials
Answer : Option D