NIACL AO English Questions (Word Usage) Day-05

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NIACL AO Mains English Questions Day-05

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1) Beckon

a) Similar poles of magnets beckon each other and opposite poles attract.

b) Because I was hungry, the restaurant seemed to beckon to me.

 c) As we walked through the flea market, the vendors would beckon us into their shops

a) a) and b)

b) b) and c)

c) a) and c)

d) only c)

e) all are correct

2) Accused

a) The fifteen accused, young men from different parts of England, denied the charges.

b) More than half of all prisoners accused are reconvicted within two years.

c) the accused was ordered to stand trial on a number of charges

a) a) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) only a)

d) b) and c)

e) all are correct

3) Decree

a) According to the court’s decree, all suspects can meet their accusers in court.

b) When the president signed the decree on equal rights, everyone in the audience cheered

c) The governor signed an emergency decree which sent food and medical aid to the destroyed counties.

a) b) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) only a)

d) a) and c)

e) all are correct

4) Mooted

a) The idea was first mooted as long ago as the 1840s.

b) James’s name was mooted as a possible successor.

c) We’re mooted to get together more often.

a) a) and b)

b) b) and c)

c) a) and c)

d) only b)

e) all are correct

5) Invoke 

a) We must be finished by tonight, so I want you to invoke it your

b) The members of the tribe will invoke water from the gods by performing a rain dance.

c) The celebrity will invoke assistance from the police to keep stalkers away from his property.

a) a) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) b) and c)

d) only a)

e) all are correct

6) Embraced

a) However, the extent to which this link was popularly embraced is still a matter of debate.

b) Corporate America quickly embraced the Web as a new vehicle for advertising

c) He embraced the handbrake and the car jumped forwards.

a) a) and b)

b) b) and c)

c) a) and c)

d) only c)

e) all are correct

7) Dubious

a) The story seemed a bit dubious to me.

b) There’s been a dubious improvement in your English since you came here.

c) I’m dubious about his promises to change his ways

a) b) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) only a)

d) a) and c)

e) all are correct

8) Dismantling

a) Unions accuse the government of dismantling the National Health Service.

b) They will be gradually dismantling the company and selling off the profitable units.

c) The report calls for the dismantling of all these weapons.

a) a) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) only a)

d) b) and c)

e) all are correct

9) Barge

a) Students tried to barge into the secretariat buildings.

b) I walk to a street corner and barge for the school bus.

c) We will have to barge a week or so before we know whether the operation is a success.

a) a) and b)

b) b) and c)

c) a) and c)

d) only a)

e) all are correct

10) Stirring

a) Stowe gives a stirring performance as a strong spirited female.

b) The Prime Minister made a stirring speech.

c) There were no breakers and no waves, for not a breath of wind was stirring.

a) a) and c)

b) a) and b)

c) b) and c)

d) only a)

e) all are correct

Answers:

Directions (1-10):

1) Answer: b)

The meaning of beckon is to motion for an individual to come closer

2) Answer: a)

The meaning of accused is a person who is charged with or on trial for a crime.

3) Answer: e)

The meaning of decree is an official order issued by a legal authority

4) Answer: a)

The meaning of mooted is to suggest something for discussion

5) Answer: c)

The meaning of invoke is to request aid or call on

6) Answer: a)

The meaning of embraced is to accept something enthusiastically or to hold something

7) Answer: d)

The meaning of dubious is feeling doubt or not feeling certain

8) Answer: e)

the meaning of dismantling is to break up or demolish

9) Answer: d)

The meaning of barge is to rush or push into it in a rough and rude way

10) Answer: e)

The meaning of stirring is thrilling or exciting.

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