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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-II

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.  Marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances), unemotional
 ardent
 agog
 fervent
 nonchalant
2. Pick antonym for the word vociferous
 quiet
 boisterous
 strident
 clamorous
3. Pick Synonym for the word calumniate
 denigrate
 compliment
 applaud
 flatter
4. Impossible to satiate or satisfy
 austere
 unquenchable
 ascetic
 indifferent
5. Pick antonym for the word circumvent
 beleaguer
 besiege
 assist
 circumvent
6. A person who professes beliefs and opinions that he does not hold is known as all the below, except
 hypocrite
 masquerader
 dissembler
 loyalist
7. A charlatan is a ...
 A person who seldom goes anywhere, one not given to wandering or travel
 A person of extreme intelligence and knowledge
 A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent claims to skill or knowledge, a quack or fraud
 A person who can be relied on
8. Having or showing a ready disposition to fight
 pacific
 bellicose
 fraternal
 concordant
9. Pick antonym for the word akin
 contrasting
 analogous
 kindred
 undifferentiated
10. A person who engages in an art, science, study, or athletic activity as a pastime rather than as a profession
 wizard
 virtuoso
 amateur
 mentor

 

 

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