Question 1

Direction: In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
One who makes an official examination of accounts

Solution:

 

Correct Answer

Auditor = a person appointed and authorized to examine accounts and accounting records

Delegate = a person chosen or elected by a group to speak, vote, etc. for them

Clerk = a person employed, as in an office, to keep records, file, type, or perform other general office tasks

Official = a person holding public office or having official duties

Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 2

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the phrase.

That which cannot be done

Solution:

 

Correct Answer

Impracticable = impossible to do or carry out

Irrevocable = impossible to change

Indispensable = absolutely necessary, essential, or requisite

Incorrigible = impossible to be corrected

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 3

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the phrase.
Having more than one husband

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Polyandry = the practice of having more than one husband at the one time.

Husbandry = the care, cultivation, and breeding of crops and animals

Multiandry = it is an incorrect word. No such word exists

Polygyny = the practice of having more than one wife

Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 4

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the phrase.

A place where government or public records are kept.

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

An attic is a room at the top of a house just below the roof.

An archive refers to a collection of records; a place where historical records are kept.

Cellar is a room under the ground floor of a building, usually used for storing things.

Museum is a building where objects of historical, scientific, or artistic interest are kept

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 5

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the given phrase.
A list of the names of books

Solution:

 

Correct Answer

Epilogue = a section or speech at the end of a book or play that serves as a comment on or a conclusion to what has happened

Dialogue = a conversation between two or more people as a feature of a book, play, or film.

Catalogue = a list of all the books, paintings, etc. that exist in a place

Prologue = a part at the beginning of esp. a play, story, or long poem that introduces it

So, the correct answer is option C.

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 6

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the phrase.
Stay away from something which is normal

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Aberration is a departure from what is expected, normal, usual, or, typically an unwelcome one. Thus, it is the correct word for the given phrase.

Accolate means any award, honor, or laudatory notice.

Admonitory is a piece of advice that is also a warning to someone about their behaviour.

Amateur is someone who does something as a hobby and not as a job.

Difficulty Level: Hard
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 7

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the given phrase.

A person who collects coins

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Numismatics = someone who collects currency (paper money), tokens, coins, etc

Ornithologist = one who studies or expert in birds

Philatelist = a person who collects or studies stamps

Thus, option B is the correct answer.

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 8

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the given phrase.
To free completely from blame

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Lettuce means a plant with large, green leaves, eaten uncooked in salads.

Exonerate means to free from blame or guilt.

Confiscate means take or seize (someone’s property) with authority.

Retrospect means a survey or review of a past course of events or period of time.

So, option C is the correct answer.

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 9

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the given phrase.
Impossible to describe

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Miraculous = something that apparently contravenes known laws governing the universe

Stupendous = extremely impressive

Ineffable = something which cannot be expressed in words

Appalling = causing great fear or shock, horrific

Thus, option B is the correct answer.

Difficulty Level: Hard
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

Question 10

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute for the given phrase.

The belief that God is in everything and that everything is God

Solution:

 

Oops! Wrong answer!

Atheism -disbelief or lack of belief in the existence of God or gods.

Pantheism – the belief that God exists in, and is the same as, all things, animals, and people within the universe.

Skepticism – a sceptical attitude; doubt as to the truth of something.

Animism – the belief that all natural things, such as plants, animals, rocks, and thunder, have spirits and can influence human events

Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: One Word Substitutes

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