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Q:

Tether is most similar in meaning to

A) Cord B) Unleash
C) Remove D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Cord

Explanation:

Tether is a rope, chain, or the like, by which an animal is fastened to a fixed object so as to limit its range of movement.

Cord is rope like to tie. Hence, cord is most similar in meaning to tether.

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Q:

Which value is reflected in Heracles?

A) taking care of one’s children. B) disobeying the rules to achieve one’s goals.
C) disobeying the gods to follow one’s path. D) taking responsibility for one’s actions.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) taking responsibility for one’s actions.

Explanation:
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Q:

A person who loves everybody

A) Humanist B) Cosmopolitan
C) Fatalist D) Altruist
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Altruist

Explanation:

One word substitute for A person who loves everybody is Altruist. Altruism is the belief that the well-being of others is equally, if not more, important than the well-being or survival of the self. Further, altruism involves selfless acts or undertakings that put the welfare of others before one's own.

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Q:

which part of the given sentence has an error?

She don't speak of either German or French.

A) don't B) of
C) or D) speak
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) of

Explanation:

She don't speak either German or French is the correct sentence in English.

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Q:

Facilitate is similar in meaning to

A) help B) halt
C) check D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) help

Explanation:

Facilitate means assist someone in their progress or work. Here Help is the only word which is similar in meaning with facilitate. Halt and check are antonyms i.e opposite in meaning of facilitate. 

 

Hence, facilitate is similar in meaning to help.

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Q:

Generic is most similar in meaning to

A) Branded B) Basic
C) Trademarked D) Specific
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Basic

Explanation:

Generic means related to a group of similar things rather than a particular one. It means it is not a specific thing like branded or trademarked. Hence it is a basic one.

 

Among the given options, Generic is most similar in meaning to Basic.

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Q:

Emphasize most nearly means

A) Accentuate B) Calculate
C) Justify D) Demain
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Accentuate

Explanation:

Emphasize means giving special importance or worth giving attention to in speaking or writing.

Here in the options, Accentuate is most nearly means Emphasize.

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Q:

Name another word for friend?

A) playfellow B) enemy
C) rival D) foe
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) playfellow

Explanation:

Friend is a person with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically one exclusive of sexual or family relations.

 

Other names for friend are mate, bosom friend, classmate, buddy, ally,...

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