Now that the exam dates of SBI PO and CGL 2018 have been announced, it is important for students to step up the tempo of preparation so as to become exam ready as soon as possible. Considering the increasing difficulty level of Govt. Job exams, one must be mentally ready for some tough questions being asked. Vocabulary is one such area from where high-level questions have become fairly common in the last few years.
Subject matter experts at Vidya Guru, the Institute for Best SSC Coaching in Delhi, have therefore come up with this vocabulary quiz which will not only challenge but also educate you.
Question 1. Irresolute
Example: The people should be wary of choosing aimless and irresolute law makers as their representatives.
Question 2. Surreptitious
Example: The detective cast a surreptitious glance all around him before leaving the crime scene.
Question 3. Etiolate
Example: The young man could no longer endure the long and stressful days that had etiolated him to the point of a nervous breakdown.
Question 4. Demotic
Example: It is almost impossible to translate demotic idioms of one language into another without any loss of literary flavor.
Question 5. Catatonic
Example: The share market seems to have slipped into a catatonic stupor because of misguided economic management by the Central Bank.
Example: Our store room is littered with a congeries of items such as jars, bottles, bags and boxes.
Example: Certain sections of the film had to be bowdlerized to make it suitable for a wider range of cinemagoers.
Example: The referee finally issued a red card to the contumacious footballer and sent him off the field.
Example: Our state government’s prodigal spending will surely have an adverse impact on the country’s economy.
Example: From an early age, Mozart evinced an acute interest in western classical music.
Example: Many people still consider marriage a holy and infrangible bond that binds two souls for the rest of their lives.
Example: Watching a maudlin film can be an exhausting experience if you are not mentally prepared for it beforehand.
Example: Emulating a successful entrepreneur isn’t always a sure-shot way to become affluent.
Example: The young girl had a puckish smile on her face and it soon became apparent that she was trying to take us for a ride.
Example: A learned guide can help his disciples find a way to rise above the vicissitudes of life and attain self actualization.
Example: Surgical ablation of the cancerous tissue was required to save the patient’s life.
Example: The teenager was not allowed to attend the lavish soiree because of his casual attire.
Example: Competition commission prohibits all firms from creating a factitious demand for their goods by reducing the supply in the market.
Example: JK Rowling has limned a magical world in her Harry Potter novels.
Example: The eldritch screams of wild animals scared the travelers who had stopped by at the inn to take shelter from the storm.
Example: A petty fine of Rs. 5000 does not seem to be the condign punishment for smoking in public.
Example: The numinous beauty in Gurudev Rabindra Nath Tagore’s poetry continues to inspire countless artists even today.
Example: The priest tried to disabuse the minds of worshippers who held the view that their religion was superior to that of others.
Example: The editor-in-chief asked his junior to redact the cover story quickly so that the magazine could be sent into print.
Example: Richard’s nescience regarding tax laws has landed him in trouble once again.
Example: There must be strong checks and balances so that a person of reprobate character never becomes a judge.
Example: The fund manager expected the share prices to soar, but the obverse turned out to be true.
Example: Civilizations began to emerge as man started growing crops on fructuous lands surrounding the river banks.
Example: The office factotum was an energetic man in his early thirties who discharged his responsibilities with full commitment.
Example: The Govt. has adduced numerous factors to explain the steady increase in the unemployment rate across the country.
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This Vocabulary improvement Quiz has been published for the benefit of all Govt. Job aspirants, who are preparing themselves for the upcoming competitive exams in 2018.