7.

Choose the correct 'Synonym' of the underlined word from the given options.

Sivasubramania Iyer's wife was very__conservative__.

Sivasubramania Iyer's wife was very

8.

Match the following words given in Column A with their meanings in Column B and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

Column A | Column B |

a) Mesmerising | 1) spellbind |

b) Hypnotise | 2) captivating |

c) Bediam | 3) deceives |

d) Imposter | 4) confusion |

A.

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

B.

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

C.

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

D.

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

9.

Match the following words given in Column A with their meanings in Column B and select the answer from the codes given below :

Column A | Column B |

a) ferocious | 1) sorrow |

b) impediments | 2) arrogant |

c) haughty | 3) wild |

d) affliction | 4) obstacles |

A.

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

B.

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

C.

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

D.

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

10.

Match the following words in Column A with their meanings in Column B and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

Column A | Column B |

a) Parched | 1) tight |

b) Taut | 2) moan |

c) Groaned | 3) liberty |

d) Freedom | 4) dry |

A.

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

B.

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

C.

3 1 4 2

D.

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

11.

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :

Column A | Column B |

a) prowess | 1) wise |

b) shroud | 2) expertise |

c) prudent | 3) unclear |

d) obscure | 4) coward |

4) overlay |

A.

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

B.

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

C.

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

D.

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

12.

Find out the meaning for the ithalicized word :

He set into a__thriving__ business.

I. Upcoming

II. Increasing

III. successful

IV. prosperous

He set into a

I. Upcoming

II. Increasing

III. successful

IV. prosperous