One Word Substitution Quiz with Answers Exercise-34

By | May 16, 2019

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Direction: Choose the most suitable ‘one word’ for the following phrasesl expressions.

1.Plain or self-evident truth.

 (a) Proverb                 (b) Precept                (c) Truism                     (d) Formula

2. The list of courses at a meal or of dishes that can be served in a restaurant.

(a) Agenda                   (b) Menu                    (c) Biodata                   (d) Catalogue

3. Parts of a country behind the coast or a river’s banks. (U.D.C. 1995)

 (a) Swamps                (b) Archipelago       (c) Hinterland            (d) Isthmus

4. Printed notice of somebody’s death.

 (a) Condolence         (b) Calumny             (c) Obituary                  (d) Ouija

5. A room leading into a large room or hall.

 (a) Anteroom            (b) Lounge                 (c) Lobby                      (d) Pantry

6. Just punishment for wrong doing.

 (a) Nemesis               (b) Purgation            (c) Wrath                     (d) Catharsis

7. A person who has just started learning.

(a) Foreman              (b) Accomplice         (c) Novice                    (d) Apprentice

8. A low-area storm with high winds rotating about a centre of low atmospheric pressure. (Assistant Grade, 1993)

(a) Cyclone                (b) Tornado                (c) Typhoon                (d) Hurricane

9. To break off proceedings of a meeting for a time.

 (a) Convene              (b) Terminate           (c) Adjourn                  (d) Procrastinate

10. A fault that may be forgiven.

(a) Mercenary          (b) Venial                   (c) Pardonable            (d) excusable


1.(c)       2. (b)

3. (c)      4. (c)

5. (a)      6. (a)

7. (d)     8. (a)

9. (c)     10. (b)

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Direction: Choose the most suitable 'one word' for the following phrasesl expressions.

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