Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Antonyms (Quiz)

Antonyms
A word which is opposite in meaning to the given word is called its Antonym.

Pick up the word or phrase from the choices which is close to opposite (antonym) to word asked.

1: MINOR

(a) heavy
(b) tall
(c) major
(d) big



2: NICE

(a) decent
(b) unpleasant
(c) sorry
(d) polite


3: SHALLOW

(a) high
(b) hidden
(c) hollow
(d) deep


4: CONFLICT

(a) confer
(b) collide
(c) converge
(d) contrast


5: CONTENT

(a) exhausted
(b) peaceful
(c) dissatisfied
(d) excited


6: FIERCE

(a) gentle
(b) violent
(c) inactive
(d) careful


7. ABOLISH

(a) revoke
(b) repair
(c) supress
(d) terminate


8. SOLID

(a) dirty
(b) dangerous
(c) strong
(d) soft


9. ARTIFICIAL

(a) dummy
(b) earthy
(c) spurious
(d) synthetic


10. ANXIETY

(a) calmness
(b) leisure
(c) scare
(d) apprehension


11. TRANSPARENT

(a) limpid
(b) coloured
(c) opaque
(d) forthcoming

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Answers:
1: (c) major
2: (b) unpleasant
3: (d) deep
4: (a) confer
5: (b) peaceful
6: (a) gentle
7: (b) repair
8: (d) soft
9: (b) earthy
10: (a) calmness
11: (c) opaque

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