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 36 :

A person unrestrained by the rules of morality or tradition is called a licentious person.

A). libertine
B). loafer-type
C). criminal
D). freelance
Answer : Option A

Question 37 :

The leader nodded his approbation.

A). understanding
B). approval
C). admiration
D). appreciation
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Approbation means Approval or Praise.

Question 38 :

When he returned he was accompanied by a sprightly young girl.

A). beautiful
B). lively
C). intelligent
D). sportive
Answer : Option B

Question 39 :

Being a member of this club, he has certain rights.

A). status
B). truth
C). virtues
D). privileges
Answer : Option D

Question 40 :

When he could not endure the cruel ragging any longer, the new recruit bravely stood up to all his bullying seniors.

A). challenged
B). fought back
C). resisted
D). defeated
Answer : Option C