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 6 :

The claims of students look hollow when they attribute their poor performance to difficulty of examination.

A). infer
B). impute
C). inhere
D). inundate
Answer : Option B

Question 7 :

The angry villagers have lynched two suspected child-lifters already.

A). beaten up
B). captured
C). killed
D). mutilated
Answer : Option C

Question 8 :

Some people just cannot compromise where truth is concerned.

A). adjust
B). accommodate
C). yield
D). conciliate
Answer : Option A

Question 9 :

He listened of my request with indifference.

A). disinterest
B). concern
C). displeasure
D). caution
Answer : Option A

Question 10 :

The soldier provided his mettle in the battlefield.

A). persistence
B). stamina and strength
C). courage and endurance
D). heroism
Answer : Option C