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Common Idioms

A list of common idioms for people preparing for IELTS, TOEFL and GRE

 

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Vocabulary Test-I

Vocabulary test for IELTS, TOEFL and GRE students (level-Medium)

 

Vocabulary Test-II

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Vocabulary Test-III

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Vocabulary Test-IV

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Vocabulary Test-V

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Vocabulary Test-VI

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Vocabulary Test-VII

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Vocabulary Test-VIII

Level-Medium

 

Vocabulary test-V

These vocabulary tests are intended to help people taking TOEFL, IELTS and GRE exams. The TOEFL and IELTS vocabulary is relatively easy compared to that of GRE. People are advised to refer a good english dictionary for a clear explanation of all the words used here and also a thesaurus to find more synonyms and antonyms.

1.  Savory
 Pungent
 having a pleasant taste or smell
 Having undergone fermentation
 Blistering
2. Mystical
 having spiritual powers or qualities that are difficult to understand or explain
 Marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
 lacking factual basis or historical validity
 slightly wet
3. Calligraphy
 The art of creating and arranging dances or ballets
 The art or process of producing images of objects on photosensitive surfaces
 the art of beautiful handwriting
 The study of the earth and its features and of the distribution of life on the earth
4. Not wanting to draw attention to one self or to ones abilities and status
 immodest
 Unassuming
 audacious
 candid
5. Breathless due to heat and lack of fresh air
 buoyant
 oppressive
 blusterous
 Stifling
6. Having practical knowledge or understanding of something
 Savvy
 inept
 amateur
 naive
7. To give opinion or recommendation
 conceal
 deceive
 Advice
 Advise
8. The building in which the state legislature meets
 edifice
 Capitol
 Capital
 Altar
9. To lessen an unpleasant sensation or feeling
 Assuage
 exacerbate
 augment
 provoke
10. Something that makes you suspicious because it seems dishonest
 indubitable
 upright
 Fishy
 aboveboard

 

 

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