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Q:

Expedite is the opposite of

A) halt B) quicken
C) rush D) hasten
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) halt

Explanation:

Expedite means making an action fast or sooner i.e, to accomplish a work as quickly as possible.

 

Hence, halt means stop and it is opposite of Expedite.

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Q:

English words with similar meaning

A) Relegate - Downgrade B) Beautiful - Ugly
C) Qualm - Confidence D) Generic - Branded
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Relegate - Downgrade

Explanation:

Relegate means Assigning an inferior rank or position to. That means, downgrading or pulling down, lower a person.

 

All other options have words with opposite in meaning.

 

Hence, Relegate is an English word which is similar in meaning to Downgrade.

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Q:

Which sentence contains an interjection?

A) Hey, where did I park my car! B) Well, that’s a relief.
C) Oh, now I remember where i put my wallet. D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) All of the above

Explanation:

Yes, all the above given sentences have an interjection.

 

1. Hey ! is an interjection in the sentence , Hey!, where did I park my car? 

 

2. Well is an interjection in the sentence, Well!, that's a relief.

 

3. Oh! is an interjection in the sentence , Oh!, now I remember where i put my wallet.

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Q:

Which of these lines contains a metaphor?

A) You light up my life. B) She was fishing for compliments.
C) He broke my heart. D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) All of the above

Explanation:

A metaphor is a figure of speech that is used to make a comparison between two things that aren't alike but do have something in common.

 

In all the given options we have Metaphors.

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Q:

Lover of nature is called

A) Autophile B) Green panther
C) Dendrophile D) Petrichor
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Green panther

Explanation:

Lover of nature is called nature lover or Green Panther.

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Autophile is a person who loves being alone.

 

Dendrophile is a person who loves trees and forests.

 

Petrichor is an earthy smell that follows a rainfall.

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Q:

Solely means

A) exclude B) include
C) only D) rival
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) only

Explanation:

Solely means only, simply or merely.

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Q:

A person who insists on something - one word substitute

A) Stickler B) Boaster
C) Disciplinarian D) Instantaneous
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Stickler

Explanation:
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Q:

Antonym of Sober?

A) not affected by alcohol B) Sensible
C) Serious D) emotional
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) emotional

Explanation:

Sober means not afected by alcohol, clear headed, very serious, sensible,...

 

Antonyms of Sober are :: light hearted, frivolous, sensational, emotional,...

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