One Word Substitution Quiz with Answers Exercise-1

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EXERCISE-1

Direction: In each of the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentence.

1. To examine one’s own thoughts and feelings. (C.B.I. 1993)

(a) Meditation             (b) Retrospection     (c) Reflection           (d) Introspection

2. A short, usually amusing, story about some real person or event.

(a) Anecdote               (b) Antidote               (c) Tale                       (d) Allegory

3. Woman who offers the use of her body for sexual intercourse to anyone who will pay for this.

(a) Voluptuary            (b) Cuckold                (c) Prostitute            (d) Concubine

4. Life history of a person written by another.

(a) Autobiography     (b) Biography           (c) Bibliography      (d) Memoir

5. Custom of having many wives. (M.B.A. 1989)

(a) Monogamy           (b) Bigamy                 (c) Polygamy            (d) Matrimony

6. A person who does not believe in any religion.

(a) Philatelist              (b) Rationalist           (c) Atheist                 (d) Pagan

7. Bringing about gentle and painless death from an incurable disease.

(a) Suicide                  (b) Euphoria               (c) Gallows                (d) Euthanasia

8. A man of lax moral.

(a) Ruffian                  (b)Licentious              (c) Pirate                   (d) Vagabond

9. A small enclosure for cattle, sheep, poultry etc.

(a) Cellar                    (b) Sty                           (c) Pen                       (d) Lair

10. To cause troops etc. to spread out in readiness for battle. (U.D.C. 1995)

(a) Align                     (b) Collocate               (c) Deploy                (d) Disperse

Answers:-

1.(d)         2. (a)

3. (c)        4. (b)

5. (c)        6. (d)

7. (d)       8. (b)

9. (c)        10. (c)

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ONE WORD SUBSTITUTION EXERCISE-1

Direction: In each of the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/ sentence.


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