Selecting Words Questions and Answers


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Selecting Words


    31)

    He ...... in wearing the old fashioned coat in spite of his wife's disapproval.

  • A)insists
  • B)persists
  • C)desists
  • D)resists
Answer: B

    32)

    She ...... a brief appearance at the end of party.

  • A)put on
  • B)put in
  • C)put across
  • D)put up
Answer: B

    33)

    Life is to death as pleasure is to ......

  • A)poverty
  • B)suffering
  • C)anguish
  • D)pain
Answer: D

    34)

    This, partly, explains how the Mehta family has been able to ...... its lavish lifestyle in recent times, despite the fact that all its assets have been ......

  • A)keep, removed
  • B)afford, attached
  • C)develop, liquidated
  • D)keep up, destroyed
Answer: D

    35)

    The machine is difficult to build ...... easy to maintain.

  • A)but
  • B)and
  • C)for
  • D)if
Answer: A