Monday, March 19, 2012

English for MBA Entrance(Vocabulary Quiz - 122)

1. Redress
[A]Ghost; Phantom Of A Living Person
[B]Remedy; Comprehension
[C]Unique; Extraordinary; Odd
[D]Any Ulcerous Sore; Any Evil

2. Relinquish
[A]Unmanageable; Fretting Under Control
[B]Aid; Assistance; Relief
[C]Slow; Lazy; Lethargic

3. Reprieve
[A]Omen; Prophecy
[B]Temporary Stay
[C]Slope; Inclined Plane
[D]Worsen; Diminish In Value

4. Resplendent
[A]Come Between
[C]Brilliant; Lustrous
[D]Model; Example; Pattern

5. Revulsion
[C]Having Vertical Parallel Grooves (As In A Pillar)
[D]Sudden Violent Change Of Feeling; Reaction

6. Rudimentary
[A]Firm Grasp Or Footing
[B]Goodness; Moral Excellence; Good Quality
[C]Not Developed; Elementary
[D]Small Mountain Lake

7. Sarcasm
[A]Mutually Destructive
[C]Ancient Paper Made From Stem Of Papyrus Plant
[D]Scornful Remarks; Stinging Rebuke

8. Scullion
[A]Calm; Placid
[B]Unclear Or Doubtful In Meaning
[C]Menial Kitchen Worker
[D]Sullen; Stubborn

9. Shambles
[A]Public Brawl
[B]Mar In Beauty; Spoil
[C]Slaughterhouse; Science Of Carnage
[D]Light-Hearted; Dizzy

10. Slacken
[A]False; Counterfeit
[B]Avaricious; Eagerly Desirous Of
[C]Slow Up; Loosen
[D]Causing Sadness, Compassion, Pity; Touching

11. Soliloquy
[A]Pleasing In Sound
[B]Merriment; Laughter
[C]Talking To Oneself
[D]Without Feeling

12. Spoonerism
[A]Rude; Clownish
[B]Accidental Transposition Of Sounds In Successive Words
[C]Fear Or Hatred Of Foreigners
[D]Basic; Primary; Essential

13. Stein
[A]Not Native; Strange
[B]Teaching; Instructional
[C]Beer Mug
[D]Grow Tiresome

14. Stupefy
[A]Apparent; Professed; Pretended
[D]Make Numb; Stun; Amaze

15. Succumb
[A]Deviate; Turn Aside Sharply
[B]Rear; Encourage
[C]Yield; Give In; Die
[D]Correct A False Impression; Undeceive