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 31 :

Everybody likes him because he is an industrious student.

A). energetic
B). prompt
C). excellent
D). diligent
Answer : Option D

Question 32 :

The young man appears to be quite headstrong.

A). thick-headed
B). obstinate
C). robust
D). witty
Answer : Option B

Question 33 :

As soon as he finished his speech, there was spontaneous applause from the audience.

A). well-timed
B). willing
C). instinctive
D). instantaneous
Answer : Option C

Question 34 :

The president of the party deprecated the move of the Government to introduce electoral reforms in a haste.

A). welcomed
B). denied
C). protested
D). humiliated
Answer : Option C

Question 35 :

He found a lucrative assignment.

A). good
B). profitable
C). excellent
D). significiant
Answer : Option B