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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

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Vocabulary test-I

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.  An enthusiastic admirer or follower, a fan
 dabbler
 disparager
 aficionado
 cynic
2. Characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence, and often a sense of the practical
 perspicacious
 naive
 unassuming
 imprudent
3. Verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of someone in some way
 conscientiousness
 skullduggery
 scrupulousness
 grimness
4. Beyond what is ordinary or usual
 run-of-the-mill
 banal
 chicane
 olympian
5. Risk of loss or injury; peril or danger
 jeopardy
 quiescence
 doldrums
 armament
6. To condemn openly as being evil or reprehensible
 denounce
 laud
 absolve
 exculpate
7. Abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will
 vituperation
 promulgation
 exaltation
 proclamation
8. A state of great suffering and distress due to adversity
 benediction
 euphoria
 infirmity
 déjà vu
9. Full of animation and spirit, lively
 ponderous
 vivacious
 lethargic
 melancholy
10. Betrayal of a trust
 allegiance
 perfidiousness
 verity
 fidelity

 

 

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