# Recent questions and answers in English Language

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Infer ... $\text{A-H; B-G; C-F; D-E}$ $\text{A-E; B-F; C-G; D-H}$
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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 Generation, pyre Burial, mortuary Weapon, centurion Massacre, invasion Prediction, augury.
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In each of the following questions, a related pair 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 expressed in the original pair. STYGIAN : DARK Abysmal, low Cogent, contentious Fortuitous, accidental Reckless, threatening Cataclysmic, doomed.
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In each of the following questions, a related pair 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 expressed in the original pair. FRUGAL : MISERLY Confident, arrogant Courageous, pugnacious Famous, aggressive Rash, foolhardy Quiet, timid.
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In each of the following questions, a related pair of words or phrases is followed by five letter pair of words or phrases. Select the letter paired that best expresses a relationship similar to that expressed in the original pair. CURIOSITY :KNOW Temptation, conquer Starvation, eat Wanderlust, travel Humor, laugh Survival, live
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In each of the following questions,a related pair of words or phrases is followed by five lettered pair of words or phrases. Select the lettered pair that best expresses a relationship similar to that expressed in the original pair. LAWYER : COURTROOM Participant, team Commuter, train Gladiator, arena Senator, caucus Patient, ward
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In each of the following questions, a related pair of words or phrases is followed by five lettered pairs of words or phrases. Select the lettered pair that best express a relationship similar to that expressed in the original pair. SEDATIVE : DROWSINESS Epidemic, contagiousness Vaccine, virus Laxative, drug Anesthetic, numbness Therapy, psychosis.
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Choose the word or the set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. Winsor McCay, the cartoonist, could draw with incredible ____________ his comic strip about little Nemo was characterized by marvelous draftsmanship and sequencing. Sincerity Efficiency Virtuosity Rapidity Energy
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Choose the word or set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as whole. It was her view that the country's problem had been ___________ by foreign technocrats, so that to invite them to come back would be counterproductive. Foreseen Attacked Ascertained Exacerbated Analyzed.
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Choose the word or set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as whole. Under ethical guidelines recently adopted by the national institutes of health, human genes are to be manipulated only to correct diseases for which _________________ treatments are unsatisfactory. Similar Most Dangerous Uncommon Alternative.
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Choose the word or set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. There are as yet no vegetation types or ecosystem whose study has been ____________ to the extent that they no longer ____________ ecologists. Perfected, hinder Exhausted, interest Prolonged, require Prevented, challenge Delayed, benefit.
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Choose the set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. Since 1813 reaction to Jane Austen's novels has oscillated between _______________ and condescension; but in general later writers have ... than did most of her literary _____________. Dismissal, admirers Adoration, contemporaries Disapproval, readers Indifference, followers Approbation, precursors.
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Choose the set of words for each blank that best fits meaning of the sentence as whole Non-violent demonstration often create such tension that a community that has constantly refused to___________ its injustices is forced to correct them: the injustices can no longer be____________. Acknowledge, ignored Decrease, verified Tolerate, accepted Address, eliminated Explain, discussed.
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Each question has a pair of CAPITALIZED words followed by four pairs of words. Choose the pair of words that does NOT express a relationship similar to that expressed by the capitalized pair. CLIMAX : CLIMACTIC Orgy : Orgiastic Periphrasis : Periphrastic Apocalypse : Apocalyptic Viceroy : Vice Royal
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Each question has a pair of CAPITALIZED words followed by four pair of words that does not express a relationship similar to that expressed by the capitalized pair. TYRANT : COMPASSION Martinet : Discipline Sceptic : Optimism Egotist : Humility Reprobate : Ethics
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Each question has a pair of CAPITALIZED words followed by four pair of words. Choose the pair of words that does NOT express a relationship similar to that expressed by the capitalized pair. FELINE : CATS Equine : Horses Wolverine : Wolves Ovine : Sheep Cervine : Deer
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Each question has a pair of CAPITALIZED words followed by four pair of words. Choose the pair of words that does NOT express a relationship similar to that expressed by the capitalized pair. APOCRYPHAL : AUTHENTIC Supercilious : Humble Cliched : Banal Factitious : Genuine Ineluctable : Avertable
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Each questions has a pair of CAPITALIZED words followed by four pairs of words. Choose the pair of words that does NOT express a relationship similar to that expressed by the capitalized pair. RECLUSE : INTROVERTED Clairvoyant : Prescient Savant : Erudite Agnostic : Intransigent Stoic : Resigned
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Each question has a statement. Pick from the options the most appropriate restatement of the given statement. Select the one that is closest in meaning to the given statement. The Victorian period in Britain and America may seem to many to be the ... the Victorian period in Britain and America is the embodiment of traditional values, in actuality the values were far from traditional then.
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Each question has a statement. Pick from the options the most appropriate restatement of the given statement. Select the one that is closest in meaning to the given statement 1) Although culture tends to evolve less quickly than formal social and political ... to changing circumstances, can be attributed to its slow pace of evolution in relation to the formal social and political institutions.
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In each of the questions below, a word with its usage is given. Select as your answers, the word that is INAPPROPRIATE as a replacement to the question word in the sentence. UNCONSCIONABLE: The unconscionable delay on the part of the ... inexplicable inordinate unwarranted undue DEMUR: The government acceded to the demands of the opposition party without demur protestation qualms rebuff objection
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. In a large company, ______ ... a failed product and to ask how the process ____$(3)$___ such a phenomenon in the first place. derived engineered produced allowed
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. In a large company, ______$(1)$___ ... as a failed product and to ask how the process ____$(3)$___ such a phenomenon in the first place. resolve thwart defeat close
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. ... ____ and when they do assess alternatives, they may be externally nebulous about their criteria of evaluation. implications disadvantages utility alternatives
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the ... ____ and when they do assess alternatives, they may be externally nebulous about their criteria of evaluation. quantitatively systematically scientifically analytically
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. purchaser victim investor offender
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. smashed seized dismantled frozen
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. closed detached attached impounded
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ I did not file any income tax returns." With that $[1]$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. sanctions refunds fees fines
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. interest taxes principal returns
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. paced strolled stormed prowled
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. laughter curiosity humour temper
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. quiet faded loud stentorian
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A supplement of Vitamin A and Zinc may boost children's resistance to Malaria (observation from one experiment conducted in a village'X'). Which of the following, if true, would weaken the statement? No adult in village X' has fallen sick because of ... in other nearby cities adjacent to village X'. Village adjacent to X' have reported substantial cases of Malaria affecting mostly children.
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Today we can hardly conceive of ourselves without an unconscious. Yet between $1700$ and $1900,$ this notion developed as a genuinely original thought. The unconscious burst the shell of conventional language, coined as it had been to ... ? Language; Unconscious; Psychoanalysis. Imagination; Magnetism; Psychiatry. Literary language; Unconscious; Insanity. Unconscious; Latent conception; Dreams.
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Today we can hardly conceive of ourselves without an unconscious. Yet between $1700$ and $1900,$ this notion developed as a genuinely original thought. The unconscious burst the shell of conventional language, coined as it had been to embody the ... and insanity. New conceptions in the nineteenth century could provide new knowledge because of the establishment of fields such as anaesthesiology.
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Today we can hardly conceive of ourselves without an unconscious. Yet between $1700$ and $1900,$ this notion developed as a genuinely original thought. The unconscious burst the shell of conventional language, coined as it had been ... by time-honored expressions and traditional catchwords. Time-honored expressions and traditional catchwords were enriched by literary and intellectual language.
Today we can hardly conceive of ourselves without an unconscious. Yet between $1700$ and $1900,$ this notion developed as a genuinely original thought. The unconscious burst the shell of conventional language, coined as it had been to embody the fleeting ideas ... growing vocabulary of the soul and the mind, as diverse processes. The collating of diverse ideas under the single term: unconscious.