# Recent questions tagged most-appropriate-alternative

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In the following question, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part at (A),(B) and (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (D). By studying AIDS has engaged many researchers in the last decade. Important study Now that the study The study of No improvement
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In the following question, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part at (A),(B) and (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your ... Master's thesis was highly estimated and is now being prepared for publication. was highly discussed was highly commended is highly appraised No improvement
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In the following question, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part at (A), (B) and (C) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (D). Sordid and sensational books tend to vitiate the public taste. divide distract distort No improvement
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Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences. The study of ancient societies: Anthropology Archaeology History Ethnology
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Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences. A small shop that sells fashionable clothes, cosmetics etc: Store Stall Boutique Booth
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Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences. One who cannot be corrected: Incurable Incorrigible Hardened Invulnerable
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Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences. One who is honourably discharged from service: Retired Emeritus Relieved Emancipated
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Out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences. One who is in charge of a museum: Curator Supervisor Caretaker Warden
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Choose from the alternatives a word which is nearest in meaning to the given word. Mayhem Jubilation Havoc Excitement Defeat
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Choose from the alternatives a word which is nearest in meaning to the given word. Torpid Fast Slow Medium Energetic
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In the following question, part of the sentence is italicised. Four alternative meanings of the italicised part of the sentence are given below the sentence. Mark as your answer that alternative meaning which you think is correct. When the police came, the thieves $\textit{took to their heels}$. Were taken by surprise Took shelter in a tall building Opened indiscriminate fire Took to flight
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In the following question, part of the sentence is italicised. Four alternative meanings of the italicised part of the sentence are given below the sentence. Mark as your answer that alternative meaning which you think is correct. He does not like to be friendly with Sunita ... meet Insults her in the presence of others Argues with her on any issue Tries to be unfriendly by taking no notice of her
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In the following question, part of the sentence is italicised. Four alternative meanings of the italicised part of the sentence are given below the sentence. Mark as your answer that alternative meaning which you think is correct. I cannot $\textit{put up with}$ that nasty fellow: Praise Forgive Endure Control
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In the following question, part of the sentence is italicised. Four alternative meanings of the italicised part of the sentence are given below the sentence. Mark as your answer that alternative meaning which you think is correct. He always $\textit{cuts both ends}$. Behaves dishonestly Works for both sides Creates discordance among friends Argues in support of both sides of the issue
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In the following question, part of the sentence is italicised. Four alternative meanings of the italicised part of the sentence are given below the sentence. Mark as your answer that alternative meaning which you think is correct. He is a plain,simple and ... Find meaning or purpose in your action Say something which is to be taken seriously Avoid controversial situations Be outspoken in language
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Pick the word from the four options which is most nearly opposite in meaning to the bold word. RECALCITRANT feckless yielding sombre polished
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. The Rumanians may be restive under Soviet direction but they are ... revolution. secretly they rather enjoy the prestige of being protected by the mighty Soviets. there is nothing they can do about it.
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. In a penetrating study, CBS-TV focuses on those people without hope ... bodies are cared for by welfare aid who do not have enough to eat whose hopelessness may be alleviated who may be physically satiated
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. Contemplating whether to exist with an insatiable ... number of memorable novels. Contemplating whether to exist Combining realistic detail Miscegenating a brilliant mind Aware that he had been born
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. How many times have I asked myself: when is the world going to start to make ... out there It is as if the world is on my shoulders The answer is out there somewhere There is a sea of sensibility in me.
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. Whatever be the experience of the other funds, the Unit ... funds on that basis. should hereafter gauge such offerings keeping such a rationale in mind. reckon with such offerings upon such expectations.
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In each of the following questions a part of a paragraph or sentence has been underlined. From the choices given, you are required to choose the one which would best replace the underlined part. Dieters who regain weight usually think flattening their tummies means giving up ... they do so with equanimity. but they do so soberly. but in moderation. but they do so with a sense of judiciousness.
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Choose the choice which would best replace the underlined part of the given sentence. It is important that whatever else happens, these two factors should not be messed around with. It is important that It is a fact that It should be urgently understood that It should be understood that
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Four alternative summaries are given below each text. Choose the option that best captures the essence of the text. It is important for shipping companies to be clear about the objectives for maintenance and materials management- as to whether the primary focus is on service ... untold opportunity costs. Companies should have systems in place to make the service level flexible. $1$ $2$ $3$ $4$
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Four alternative summaries are given below each text. Choose the option that best captures the essence of the text. Try before you buy. We use this memorable saying to urge you to experience the consequences of an alternative before you choose it, whenever this is feasible. If you ... thought of such as parking problems. But your father may find vans more comfortable than cars. $1$ $2$ $3$ $4$
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Four alternative summaries are given below each text. Choose the option that best captures the essence of the text. Physically, inertia is a feeling that you just can't move; mentally, it is a sluggish mind. Even if you try to be sensitive, if your mind is sluggish, you ... your energy, and stops your mind from responding meaningfully to events, even tragedies, in front of you. $1$ $2$ $3$ $4$
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Four alternative summaries are given below each text. Choose the option that best captures the essence of the text. Some decisions will be fairly obvious - no-brainers. Your bank account is low, but you have a twoweek vacation coming up and you want to get away to some place warm to relax ... a holiday is a no-brainer. Another no-brainer is taking the boss s job when she is away $1$ $2$ $3$ $4$
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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context. FACETIOUS: When I suggested that war is a method of controlling population, my father remarked that I was being facetious. Jovian Jovial Jocular Joking
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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context. PARSIMONIOUS: The evidence was constructed from very parsimonious scraps of information. Frugal Penurious Thrifty Altruistic