We all know that the English language plays a crucial role in competitive exams like PSC, SSC, Banking exams etc. So if you are aiming to crack those examinations, you should have a strong command in your English language skills. Vocabulary is one of the most crucial topics of English subject. Vocabulary refers to all the words in a language that is known and used by a particular person. It is essential not only for competitive exams but it is the fundamental tool for communication and acquiring knowledge. In order to help you in improving your vocabulary skills, Entri will provide you with Weekly English Vocabulary based on Hindu editorial every Friday. Reading the daily Hindu editorial is highly recommended for candidates who are aspiring for competitive exams. In this blog, we have given some questions based on Vocabulary with answer and solutions. Check here for Weekly English Vocabulary Based on The Hindu Editorial 2020 August 14.
Weekly English Vocabulary Based on The Hindu Editorial 2020 August 14
Attempt these free online quiz consisting of important English Vocabulary questions based on Hindu Editorial which will be helpful for competitive exams like bank exam, PSC, SSC etc.
1. Choose the word which is most nearly in same meaning of the word “Primaeval”?
Primaeval – having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or original stage or state. (Aboriginal, primal, primordial)
Ciao – an acknowledgement that can be used to say hello or good bye or used as a greeting at meeting or parting. (Aloha)
Beekeeper – a farmer who keeps bees for their honey. (Apiarist, apiculturist)
Bibulous – given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol. (Boozy, sottish, drunken)
7. Choose the word which is most nearly in same meaning of the word “Cognoscente”?
Cognoscente – an expert able to appreciate a field; especially in the fine arts. (Connoisseur)
Gean – wild or seeding sweet cherry used as stock for grafting. (Mazzard, mazzard cherry)
We hope this blog was helpful for you in improving your knowledge in Vocabulary. Stay tuned with Entri for weekly vocabulary based on Hindu editorial, which will be published every Friday.