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# The position of the first and sixth letters in the word CONTEXTUAL are interchanged. Similarly, the positions of the second and the seventh letters are interchanged , and so on. Which of the following will be the fourth letter from the right end after the rearrangement?

 A) O B) N C) T D) E

Explanation:

Given word : CONTEXTUAL

After making changes as per given in the question , the above word becomes as follows:

XTUALCONTE . Hence, 4th letter from the right end is O.

quicker method:

Total no of letters in the given word = 10.

4th letter from the right means (10 - 4 + 1 =) 7th letter from the left of the word obtained after rearrangement. Again, read the question , we come to know that, the positions of the second and seventh letters are interchanged. Hence the required letter is the second letter of the given word which is O.

Q:

Opposite word of Enormous?

 A) tiny B) large in size C) high quantity D) to the most extent

Explanation:

Enormous means very large in quantity or size or extent.

Antonym or opposite of enormous is little, small or tiny.

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Parallel construction means that you

 A) give both sides of the argument in your essay. B) begin each paragraph of your essay in the same way. C) use the same grammatical construction in all similar headings throughout an outline. D) repeat the first paragraph of your essay as the last paragraph.

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) use the same grammatical construction in all similar headings throughout an outline.

Explanation:

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Q:

Which sentence contains an infinitive?

 A) We walked to town with Grandfa. B) It is normal to make mistakes. C) Will you take the package to Sheila? D) None of the above

Explanation:

An infinitive is a verbal that can function as noun, adjective, or adverb.

Having or involving the basic form of a verb is called Infinnitive clause.

Way to know whether there is an infinitive is to see whether there is the word "to" in the sentence.

Hence, option B) It is normal to make mistakes. is an infinitive sentence.

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Q:

“Neither a borrower nor a lender be, for loan oft loses both itself and friend.”

What is the meaning of the given phrase?

It is said by Lord Polonius.

It means do not lend or borrow money from a friend, because if you do so, you will lose both your friend and your money. If you lend, he will avoid paying back, and if you borrow you will fall out of your savings, as you turn into a spendthrift, and face humiliation.

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Q:

How many spaces are required between punctuation?

 A) 1 B) 2 C) 3 D) 0

Explanation:

While using punctuations, only one space is used.

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Q:

Which sentence is written correctly?

 A) I asked, "What kind of insect is that?" B) I asked what kind of insect is that? C) I asked, "what kind of insect is that?" D) I asked, "What kind of insect is that"?

Explanation:

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Q:

Which word in the dictionary is spelled incorrectly?

Incorrectly is the only word which is spelled incorrectly in the dictionary.

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Q:

Callous is the opposite of

 A) emotionally hardened B) insensitive C) sympathetic D) Unkind