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 of 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 The 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 answers and solutions. Check here for Weekly English Vocabulary Based on The Hindu Editorial 2021 April 23.
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Weekly English Vocabulary Based on The Hindu Editorial 2021 April 23
Attempt these free online quiz consisting of important English Vocabulary questions based on The 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 “Hiatus”?
Hiatus – an interruption in the intensity or amount of something. (Abatement, reprieve)
Ataractic – tending to soothe or tranquillize. (Ataraxic, sedative, tranquilizing)
Hubris – overbearing pride or presumption or excessive pride or self-confidence. (Conceit)
5. Choose the word which is most nearly in same meaning of the word “Catabolism”?
Catabolism – breakdown in living organisms of more complex substances into simpler ones together with release of energy. (Dissimilation, katabolism)
Hunker – sit one one’s heels. (Scrooch, squat)
7. Choose the word which is most nearly in same meaning of the word “Scalper”?
Scalper – someone who buys something and resells it at a price far above the initial cost.
Boor – a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement. (Goth, churl, barbarian)
Archness – inappropriate playfulness. (impertinence, perkiness, pertiness)
Vermin – an irritating or obnoxious person. (Varmint)
We hope this blog was helpful for you in improving your knowledge of Vocabulary. Stay tuned with Entri for weekly vocabulary based on Hindu editorial, which will be published every Friday.
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