UPTET 2019: Questions based on Synonyms : 6th January 2020

UPTET 2019 : Practice Important English  Questions 

Today, We are providing you the English Questions which help you to evaluate your performance by attempting these questions on regular basis. On daily basis, we will try to provide a variety of study material for English language or English Pedagogy section. These questions will help you a lot to prepare well in Language section in each teaching competitive examination like CTETHTET ExamKVSDSSSBUPTET etc.

Directions (Q1-10): In each of the following questions one word in CAPITAL letters is followed by four possible synonyms. Pick up the most appropriate for each word.  


Q1. BENEVOLENT 
(a) Borrower
(b) Kind hearted
(c) Lender
(d) Hard hearted

Q2. RECTIFY 
(a) Specify
(b) To set right
(c) Modify
(d) Purify

Q3. TAUNT 
(a) Compliment
(b) Subdue
(c) Shaky
(d) Sarcastic remark

Q4. QUIXOTIC 
(a) Quite
(b) Serious
(c) Practical
(d) Foolish

Q5. BEWAIL 
(a) Lament
(b) Recognize 
(c) Take lightly
(d) Decide

Q6. SPOUSE 
(a) to check
(b) hard working officer
(c) to support
(d) husband or wife

Q7. RETRACE 
(a) to satisfy
(b) to run
(c) to go back
(d) to pay back

Q8. BIGOT  
(a) Wrong assertion
(b) Latitudinarian
(c) Chauvinist
(d) Liberal

Q9. IMPUDENT 
(a) insolent
(b) partial
(c) respectful
(d) polite

Q10. QUIVER 
(a) Quite
(b) Restive
(c) Vibrate
(d) Silence

Solutions

S1. Ans.(b)
Sol. Benevolent (adj.) meaning:  well-meaning and kindly.

S2. Ans.(b)
Sol. Rectify (verb): put right; correct.

S3. Ans.(d)
Sol. Taunt meaning: a remark made in order to anger, wound, or provoke someone.

S4. Ans.(d)
Sol. Quixotic (adj.) meaning: extremely idealistic; unrealistic and impractical.

S5. Ans.(a)
Sol. Bewail (verb) meaning: express great regret, sadness, or disappointment about something.

S6. Ans.(d)
Sol. Spouse (noun) meaning: a husband or wife, considered in relation to their partner.

S7. Ans.(c)
Sol. Retrace (verb) meaning: To go back over again.

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol. Bigot (noun) meaning: a person who is intolerant towards those holding different opinions.

S9. Ans.(a)
Sol. Impudent (adj.) meaning: not showing due respect for another person; impertinent.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol. Quiver (verb) meaning: tremble or shake with a slight rapid motion.

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