1.

This process goes on and the nation climbs steps of glory and gains higher strength.

Pick out a suitable word from the extract which means "**fame**".

Pick out a suitable word from the extract which means "

2.

Match the following words given under Column A with their meanings under Column B:

Column A | Column B |

a) Grim | 1) Brilliance |

b) Splendour | 2) Shine |

c) Gleam | 3) A view |

d) Vista | 4) Stern |

A.

a-2 ,b-4 ,c-3 ,d-1

B.

a-1 ,b-4 ,c-3 ,d-2

C.

a-3 ,b-2 ,c-1 ,d-4

D.

a-4 ,b-1 ,c-2 ,d-3

3.

Choose the correct synonym of the undelined word.

The rule are made to be__enforced__.

The rule are made to be

4.

Match the following words given in Column A with their meanings in Column B.

Column A | Column B |

a) Inflation | 1) Unforgettable |

b) Enhanced | 2) Increased |

c) Advent | 3) Increase in prices |

d) Indelible | 4) Arrival |

A.

a-3 ,b-2 ,c-4 ,d-1

B.

a-1 ,b-3 ,c-4 ,d-2

C.

a-4 ,b-1 ,c-3 ,d-2

D.

a-4 ,b-3 ,c-2 ,d-1

5.

Match the following :

Column A | Column B |

a) Stimulate | 1) accuse |

b) Blurt | 2) delay |

c) Impute | 3) Courageous |

d) Protract | 4) exclaim |

5) encourage |

A.

a-5 ,b-1 ,c-2 ,d-3

B.

a-5 ,b-4 ,c-1,d-2

C.

a-2 ,b-1,c-4 ,d-3

D.

a-3 ,b-4 ,c-5 ,d-1

6.

Find out the meaning for the underlined word.

The postmaster looked at the boy__suspiciously__.

1. Careful

2. Doubtful

3. Untrustworthy

4. Distrustful

5. Dubiously

The postmaster looked at the boy

1. Careful

2. Doubtful

3. Untrustworthy

4. Distrustful

5. Dubiously