Direction (1-5): In the following question, sentences are given with blanks to be filed in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four as your answer.
Q1. Mr. Sharma, the critic was __________ enough to praise an author he detested.
Q2. The goodwill of its clients is a genuine __________ asset for any business.
Q3. __________ by her children, Radha Devi ultimately agreed to sell the house.
Q4. Pretending not to notice the toys in the shop, Aryan the small boy, acted in a __________ manner.
Q5. Because of his indecisive nature, Mr. Bhushan has a reputation for __________.
Direction (6-9): Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
Q6. A situation that stops an activity from progressing
Q7. A raised passageway in a building
Q8. A dramatic performance
Q9. Customs and habits of a particular group.
Direction: In the following question, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word
Sol. Magnanimous- having or showing a generous and kind nature
Sol. Intangible-not made of physical substance: not able to be touched: not tangible
Sol. Importune-to ask (someone) for something or to do something in a repeated or annoying way
Sol. Nonchalant- relaxed and calm in a way that shows that you do not care or are not worried about anything.
Sol. Vacillation- inability to take a stand.
Sol. Bottleneck-A hindrance to progress or production.
Sol. Walkway- a passage or path for walking along, especially a raised passageway connecting different sections of a building or a wide path in a park or garden.
Sol. Jettison: throw or drop (something).