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NTSE Bitsat English Unit 1

Exercise 1 - Synonyms

61 Qs

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Find the synonym of the word:
ADVICE

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Select the synonym of :
Miserable

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The synonym of EXTRACT is :

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The word similar to HARMONY is:

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Identify the synonym of the given word:
UNLAWFUL

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The synonym of HAUGHTY is:

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Find the word similar in meaning to the word WISE.

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Find the synonym of LOQUACIOUS:

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The antonym of COURAGEOUS is:

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The opposite of WATCHFULNESS is:

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A synonym of ATTACHMENT is:

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A word which is NOT similar in meaning to WEARY is:

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The synonym of BEQUEST is:

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The synonym of the word GULLIBLE is:

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The synonym of BRAVERY is:

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Select the synonym of JEALOUS:

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The synonym of PATRONAGE is:

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The synonym of TRAVERSE is ______.

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Choose the synonym of FOUND from the given options.

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The synonym of RECUPERATE is:

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The synonym of ALMS is:

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The synonym of ATTENUATE is:

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The synonym of VINDICTIVE is:

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The synonym of DISCOMFIT is:

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The synonym of WRATH is:

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The word similar in meaning to ABSTINENCE is:

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The word similar in meaning to ERUDITE is:

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A synonym of TACITURNITY is:

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The synonym of ANIMATE is:

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Choose the antonym of NIGGARDLY

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Find the synonym of BLITHE. 

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The synonym of CAPTIVATE is:

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The synonym of REDEEM is:

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The synonym of BLAND is:

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The synonym of VISIONARY is:

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The synonym of REVOKE is:

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The synonym of REPRISAL is:

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The synonym of FASTIDIOUS is:

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The synonym of ATTRIBUTE is:

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The synonym of DIALECTIC is:

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Find the synonym of GERMINATE.

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Choose the synonym of EFFICACY.

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A synonym of MAGNATE is:

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A synonym of FACET is:

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The synonym of PERNICIOUS is:

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Find the synonym of PERSUADE.

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Find the synonym of FORTIFY.

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Find the synonym of PHENOMENAL.

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The synonym of PARADIGM is:

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The synonym of HONORARY is:

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Find a synonym of FACULTY

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A synonym of FORESEE is:

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A synonym of ANNEX is:

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Find a synonym of MENAGE.

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A synonym of DILEMMA is:

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Find a word similar in meaning to RIGMAROLE.

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Fill in the blank using the most suitable option:
The synonym of 
TRANSCEND is __________.

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Select the synonym of the following word:
IMPERATIVE

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A synonym of EXEMPT is:

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A synonym of INFIRMITY is:

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A word similar in meaning to IMMINENT is:

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Exercise 2 - Antonyms

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Find a word opposite in meaning to IMPLICATE.

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The opposite of VACILLATING is:

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Find the opposite of RECKLESS.

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Find a synonym of INSULT. 

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Find a word opposite in meaning to ABANDON

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Find the opposite of OFFEND.

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Find the antonym of INDICT.

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The antonym of OBSCENE is:

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Find the antonym of LIBERATE

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Choose the antonym of MELANCHOLY

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Find a word opposite in meaning to LEGITIMATE.

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Find the antonym of VACILLATION.

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Find the antonym of HINDER

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Find a synonym of TERSE:

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Find the antonym of MULTIPLICITY.

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Find the antonym of NAIVE

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A word opposite in meaning to ANACHRONISTIC is:

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From the following options, choose the antonym of TRAIT:

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Find the antonym of GARISH:

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The opposite of GEOLOGICAL is:

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The antonym of REJUVENATION is:

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Find the antonym of ORIGIN

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The word opposite to APATHETIC is:

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Find a word opposite to HOMOGENISED.

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Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word:
PROVE

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The antonym of ACCOLADE is:

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Select the antonym of the given word:
INSTANTLY

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The word having opposite meaning as that of FRAIL is:

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Find the most appropriate opposite to CRUDE.

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Find a word having meaning opposite to that of RETRIBUTION.

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Find the antonym of PROCLAIM.

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Select the antonym for the given word:
Sumptuous

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Choose the antonym of the word FEIGN:

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Find the most suitable opposite of the word: INSIPID

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The antonym of the word SALUBRIOUS is:

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The antonym of REFULGENT is:

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Find the word having same meaning as that of INNOCUOUS.

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Find the antonym of the word AFFECTATION.

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Select the antonym of the given word:
LUMINOUS

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Exercise 3 - Analogy

41 Qs

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Choose the option which contains a pair of words related to each other in the same way as the pair given in capital letters.
BACTERIA : ILLNESS : : 

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Poetry : Prose : :

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Sip : Gulp : :

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Fragile : Crack : :

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Bouquet: Flowers: :

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Rehearsal: Performance: :

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Room: House: :

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Sorrow: Death: :

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Handcuffs: Prisoner : :

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Island: Ocean: :

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Drama: Director: :

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Loyalty:Traitor: :

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Editor: Newspaper: :

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Horse: Stable: :

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OPENING: INAUGURATION: : 

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Antlers: Stag: :

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Find the analogous pair which follows the same relationship as the given pair:
Incubator : Infant : :

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Ruffle: Composure: :

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Indigent: Wealth: :

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Ovation: Applause: :

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Investment:Sound: :

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Plant: Parasite: :

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Manager: Office: :

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Brave: Valour ::

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Treasure: Chest : : 

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Wool: Warmth: :

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Torch: Liberty::

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Greenhouse: Plant: :

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Philatelist: Stamps: :

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Umpire: Game: :

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Sieve: Sift ::

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Colt: Stallion: :

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Miner: Quarry::

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Glossary:Words::

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Encomium: Laudatory: :

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Impeccable: Flaw: :

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Trailer: Picture: :

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Chatter: Talk: :

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Tepid: Hot: :

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Traitor: Country

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Find a pair which follows the same relationship as the given pair:
Odyssey: Greek

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Exercise 4 - Fill in the blanks

38 Qs

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After a recent, mild paralytic attack, his movements are ______ restricted. Otherwise, he is still very active.

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Among the factors _____ to the low productivity in agriculture, the first place is occupied by irregular water supply.

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The two brothers look so _______ that it is difficult to tell one from the other.

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His most striking ______ is the enthusiasm which he brings to everything he does.

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Renu is a _______. You can lead her by the nose.

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Ravi was always _______ of the good fortune of others.

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Survival of mankind itself is in danger due to _______ of atomic weapons.

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Though fond of many acquaintances, I desire _______ only with a few.

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The Director pointed out in favour of the manager that the profitability of the plant had _______ since he had taken over.

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Cellular phone service has _______ in a new phase of communication.

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The present ________ has not prevented the railway minister from announcing an increasing number of superfast trains.

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When I listened to his cogent arguments, all my ______ were _______ and I was forced to agree with his point of view.

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His remarks were filled with _______ which sounded lofty but presented nothing new to the audience.

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Nabeesa was not ______ by the criticism and paid no ______ even when her best friend talked against her.

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When indecision grips a nation, free men feel the need for an _______ ruler and are prepared to throw democracy overboard.

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India has the ______ of high saving and low growth rates.

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Few countries can ________ India in variety, colour and richness of dance-forms.

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She was a devoted wife and looked _______ her husband very well.

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It is a penal ________ to bribe a public servant.

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The teacher ______ the boy's comic which he was reading during the Mathematics period.

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The entire village condoled ________ the jawan's widow in her bereavement.

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He became the Governor of a Province ________.

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This is a ________ translation of the speech.

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The battalion operating from the mountain was able to tie ______ three enemy divisions.

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Once he has signed the agreement, he won't be able to back _____.

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The master dispensed _______ the services of his servant.

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That charming girl was the _______ of all eyes.

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His attitude to his boss was so _______ that it caused a good deal of repulsion.

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His fears were explicitly betrayed by his _______ voice.

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The influence of the environment on man is revealed by an _______ study.

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A great literary or artistic work is known as _______.

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He has a ______ tongue; his pinching sarcasm has ______ everyone who has come into contact with him.

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The journey may be made by sea or ______ by road.

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AIDS is not a disease that can be _______ through the air or by insects.

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__________ at the major ports has led planners to develop satellite ports near them.

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His residence is on the _______ of Hyderabad.

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The carriage foundered in a snowdrift and it took two hours to _______ it.

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Since the British were masters of the seas, no ________ power could venture into Indian waters under British rule.

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Exercise 5 - One word for many

49 Qs

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An office with pay but little responsibility 

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A group of small ships

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A person in the habit of pointing out others faults

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The study of handwriting as a guide to character

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A long boring speech

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A commonplace and unoriginal statement

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Mutual loyalty among group members

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Poetry that is silly

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Inscription on a grave

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A place where bees are kept

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Something short-lived

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Scientific study of birds

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A very light and thin material

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Mercy-killing of patients who are incurably ill

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Passing off someone else's writing as one's own

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A lake of sea water

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The science of making watches

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The right to vote

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A person who believes he is always ill

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One who assails traditional beliefs

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A person who chooses to live in a foreign country

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An official inquiry into the cause of an unnatural death

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A massive moving entity

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A person with good artistic taste

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Forcefully enlisting private property for military use

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A block of individual apartments

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A contraption used during the French Revolution for beheading people

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An imaginary but a perfect society

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Theft of someone else's writings

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A gentle breeze

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Interesting narrator of stories

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Exact and methodical thinking

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Feeling guilt

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Science which claims to turn baser metals to gold

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Something which is fit for being eaten

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A speech made without preparation

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Functioning by means of air

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Lasting for a very short time

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An insignificant fault that can be forgiven

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Secretly listening to others' conversation

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One who habitually talks in sleep

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Items to be considered at a meeting

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One who hates the institution of marriage:

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The state of being unmarried.

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That which cannot be changed

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A person who does not believe in God

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A lover of books

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A government by the rich

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A person who is indifferent to pains and pleasures of life

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Exercise 7 - Idioms

35 Qs

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To smell a rat

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To be above board

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To have the gift of the gab

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To fall flat

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Right - hand man

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In the blues

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See eye to eye

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To talk shop

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Bad blood

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Wear one's heart on one's sleeve

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Dog in the manger

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Stick to one's guns

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To miss the boat

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Blue blood

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At one's wit's end

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To eat an humble pie

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A snake in the grass

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To turn over a new leaf

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Black sheep

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Oily tongue

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Lion's share

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To bury the hatchet

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To clear the air

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To chew the cud

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No axe to grind

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A good samaritan

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Pillar to post

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To have cold feet

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He burnt his fingers by interfering in his neighbour's affair.

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He is not worth his salt if he fails at this juncture.

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Mr Gupta, who is one of the trustees of a big charity, is suspected of feathering his own nest.

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For the first week, the apprentice felt like a fish out of water.

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His friends failed to see why he should ride the high horse just because he had won an election.

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The cooperation and esprit de corps between the soldiers and the officers was directly responsible for their victory.

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It is evident from the minister's statement that heads will roll.

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Exercise 8 - Spelling

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Exercise 9 - Homonyms

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Exercise 10 - Contextual Meaning

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Deepak has a penchant for fine poetry.

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The number of aboriginal inhabitants in Australia is considerable.

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The inspector was a vigilant young man.

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He would have been successful, but for his lack of temerity

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His judicious handling of the matter saved the situation from going out of control.

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The operator was commended for his dexterity.

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Few teachers have been spared the problem of an obstreperous pupil in the class.

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Many cities were incinerated during the war

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Ritu asked Rashmi not to meddle in her affairs.

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His speech was full of affectation.

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Gandhiji always advocated the cause of indigenous industries.

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The benevolence of the God of Rain has seen a very successful monsoon this year too.

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There is no efficacious remedy to the unemployment problem in a country which has no ideological convictions.

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Reading of poetry is not congenial to his taste.

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The tour was cancelled on account of incessant rain.

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Sporadic
rise in his temperature has caused us much worry.

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She has an insatiable love for music.

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Sagacity
increases with age.

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He is very discreet while deciding such matters.

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He enjoyed the salubrious climate of the place.

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In order to tarnish the public image of his opponent, he has got a mendacious story planted in the local newspaper. 

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The aberration in the Indian economy can be attributed to the shortsightedness of its political masters.

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The magazine was embellished with amusing articles.

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It was incumbent on him to report the matter at once.

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Lost in his own revery, he forgot that vicissitudes can change the course of man's life.

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He was annoyed at his flippant remark.

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War always has a baneful effect on the people of a nation.

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The newly found drug on the epidemic was not at all deleterious.

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The problem is tedious to tackle.

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They tolerated him though they disliked his craven behaviour.

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

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He enjoys vicarious authority.

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The petals of the flowers are usually conspicuous to attract birds for pollination.

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It was presumptuous of him to make a remark in the assembly.

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He spent his whole life caught up in mundane matters.

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The art movie I watched this evening has put me in a pensive mood.

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The Dravidians were the autochthonous population of India before the arrival of Aryans.

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A generation ago, parents would not tolerate such egregious behaviour, but nowadays they just smile and say that it's just a phase, all adolescents go through.

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The culpability of one, who unknowingly sins, has different connotations in these Eastern regions.

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A perspicuous argument is far more effective than mere rhetoric when it comes to achieving a solution

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The brain like an unused limb, will atrophy if not exercised enough.

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The vapidity of the hostess's conversation ensured that the evening was a failure.

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Exercise 11 - Jumbled Words

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