Selecting Words


  1. He is sitting ..... a big stone
    1. at
    2. on
    3. in
    4. into

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    "On" is used in speaking of things at rest

    Correct Option: B

    "On" is used in speaking of things at rest


  1. He had been speaking to supporters from a ______________ in the capital Harare, and was walking to his car when he appeared to miss step and _________.
    1. Stage, declined
    2. High, fell
    3. Podium, toppled
    4. Place, resented

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    Podium, toppled

    Correct Option: C

    Podium, toppled



  1. India's radically revised gross domestic product data have apparently left economists __________ and __________ because they are uncharacteristically silent about what the growth was last quarter.
    1. Informed, educated
    2. Dazed, confused
    3. Surprised, posted
    4. Angered, amused

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    Dazed, confused

    Correct Option: B

    Dazed, confused


  1. I see relationships that go beyond architectural projects, problems that large cities have like _________ sprawl and lack of planning, which _________ the population of the city.
    1. Chaos, influence
    2. Aesthetics, gratify
    3. Symmetry, mollify
    4. Population, placate

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    Chaos, influence

    Correct Option: A

    Chaos, influence



  1. It is advisable for the doctors, nurses and paramedical staff to get vaccinated _________ the disease as they are at high risk of _________ infection.
    1. For, contacting
    2. For, contracting
    3. Against, contacting
    4. Against, contracting

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    Contract means to get/develop illness. One gets vaccinated against a disease or for protection.

    Correct Option: D

    Contract means to get/develop illness. One gets vaccinated against a disease or for protection.