English Vocabulary Set-18 (with meaning and example)

    SBI PO Exam- English Vocabulary
    English Vocabulary Set-18 (with meaning and example):
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    1.) Etymology:
    Meaning – study of the origin, history and changing meaning of words.
    Example – Many English words have interestingetymology
    a.   Changing meaning of passage
    b.   Changing meaning of sentence
    c.   Changing meaning of words
    d.   None of these


    2.) Eulogy:
    Meaning – a speech or piece of writing praising somebody.
    Example – Several magazines publishedeulogy of the new book.
    a.   Long speech
    b.   Anger
    c.   Praise
    d.   Patience


    3.) Euphemism:
    Meaning – a polite word or expression used instead of a more direct one
    Example – pass away iseuphemismfor die.
    a.   Feeling bad
    b.   Feeling happy
    c.   Polite words
    d.   Harsh words


    4.) Euthanasia:
    Meaning – painless killing of people who are very ill or very old, to stop them from suffering
    Example-Euthanasiahas been legalized in some countries.
    a.   Making fun of others
    b.   Killing of people
    c.   Exploring
    d.   None of these


    5.) Evanescent:
    Meaning – disappointing and being forgotten
    Example – It was a short andevanescentphase of Indian culture.
    a.   Making anger
    b.   Repeated speech
    c.   Excitement
    d.   Disappointing


    6.) Exacerbate:
    Meaning – make a bad situation worse
    Example – Anil’s commentsexacerbatedthe situation.
    a.   Good
    b.   Harsh
    c.   Worse
    d.   Bad


    7.) Façade:
    Meaning – the front of a large building
    Example – Thefaçadeof the 17th century building was still attractive. The courage she displayed was just afaçade
    a.   Back of a large building
    b.   Middle of a large building
    c.   Front of a large building
    d.   None of these


    8.) Factotum:
    Meaning – a servant who has t do many kinds of jobs
    Example – Ranga was afactotumin the company
    a.   A servant who do number of jobs
    b.   A servant who do not do any job
    c.   A servant who is very ill
    d.   None of these


    9.) Fallacious:
    Meaning – based on false ideas
    Example – Seena’s ideas werefallaciousand not worth listening to.
    a.   Fake idea
    b.   False idea
    c.   Excellent idea
    d.   None of these


    10.) Famished:
    Meaning – extremely hungry
    Example – There was afamishedlook on the boy’s face.
    a.   Hungry
    b.   Tired
    c.   Dreaming
    d.   None of these


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