Archive for the ‘Vocabulary’ Category

Confusing words exercise

May 19th, 2015 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences.

1. All candidates should write down their …………………………. roll numbers on the answer sheet. (respective / respectful)

2. They …………………….. the culprit and caught him. (persuaded / pursued)

Vocabulary exercise

May 18th, 2015 in Vocabulary

1. A false statement meant to alleviate fear

a) Anodyne
b) Bromide
c) Platitude
d) Cliché
e) Persiflage

2. Horse-like in appearance or temperament

One words exercise

May 12th, 2015 in Vocabulary

1. The word used to refer to sinfulness; wickedness

a) Equity
b) Inequity
c) Iniquity
d) Equanimity
e) Parity

2. A statement that can have contradictory interpretations

Vocabulary exercise

May 8th, 2015 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences. Choose your answers from the options given below.

reluctant; embodiment; afflicting; allusions; gave vent to; mastery; on account of; accustomed; agony; proceed; indulge; bewildered; exonerated

Vocabulary exercise

December 21st, 2014 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate. Choose your answer from the given options

Numerous; vivid; practised; identify; coveted; prosecuted; perils; optimistic; infested; delicate; fascination; confess; sufficiently; struggling; numerous; convincing; vengeance; yearns; betrays; exist; stimulated; inhabited; replace; necessities.

Vocabulary exercise

December 17th, 2014 in Vocabulary

A group of words are given below. Complete the following sentences using appropriate words from the given list.

Anxious; congratulated; listen(s); absorb(s); searched; confessed; infected; risky, entered; trained;

English vocabulary exercise

December 15th, 2014 in Vocabulary

Complete the following sentences.

1. The excuse he gave me for his absence was …………….

a) ridiculous
b) dangerous
c) improbable
d) intricate