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In each of the following questions, a related pairs of words or phrases is followed by five lettered pairs of words or phrases. Select the lettered pair that best expresses a relationship similar to that expresses in the original pair.

WORSHIP : SACRIFICE

  1. Generation, pyre
  2. Burial, mortuary
  3. Weapon, centurion
  4. Massacre, invasion
  5. Prediction, augury.
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WORSHIP: to have or show a strong feeling of respect and admiration for God or a god
SACRIFICE: to give up something that is valuable to you in order to help another person

1.Generation:all the people of about the same age within a society or within a particular family
Pyre:a large pile of wood on which a dead body is burned in some parts of the world
2.Burial:the act of putting a dead body into the ground,or the ceremony connected with this
Mortuary:a ​building, or a ​room in a ​hospital, etc. where ​dead ​bodies are ​kept before they are ​sent to be ​buried or ​burned, sometimes so that they can be ​examined
3.Weapon:any ​object used in ​fighting or ​war, such as a ​gun, ​bomb, ​knife, etc
Centurion:an ​officer in the ​army of ​ancient Rome who was ​responsible for 100 ​soldiers
4.Massacre:an act of killing a lot of people
Invasion:an ​occasion when an ​army or ​country uses ​force to ​enter and take ​control of another ​country
5.Prediction:to say that an ​event or ​action will ​happen in the ​future, ​especially as a ​result of ​knowledge or ​experience
Augury:a ​sign of what might ​happen in the ​future

As part of WORSHIP we do SACRIFICE. Similarly, as part of PREDICTION we use AUGURY.
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