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 August 06.
Weekly English Vocabulary Based on The Hindu Editorial 2021 August 06
Attempt these free online quizzes 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 the same meaning of the word “Foible”?
Foible – a behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual. (Idiosyncrasy, mannerism)
Ans: (b) Nuance
5. Choose the word which is most nearly in the same meaning of the word “Styptic”?
Styptic – tending to check bleeding by contracting the tissues or blood vessels. (Hemostatic, astringent)
Transgress – act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises. (Breach, go against, infract)
7. Choose the word which is most nearly in the same meaning of the word “Bullyrag”?
Bullyrag – be bossy towards. (Browbeat, boss around, hector)
Bedight – adorned or decorate. (Bedeck, deck)