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1. Choose the word which has the opposite meaning to advance.
A.
surrender B. loan C. return D. retreat
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2.  Choose the word which has the similar meaning to revolting.
A. disgusting  B. uprising C. bad  D. depressing
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3.  Choose the word which has the opposite meaning to following
A. opposing B. pursuing  C. approaching  D. defeating
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4.  Choose the word which has the opposite meaning to unfriendly.
A. likeable B. pleasant  C. amiable D. cheerful
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5.  Choose the word which has the similar meaning to close.
A. hot and dry  B. hot and wet  C. cool and wet D. cool and dry
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6.  Choose the word which has the same meaning as pail
A. white  B. spade C. bucket  D. sickly
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7.  Choose the word which has the opposite meaning to united.
A. defeated  B. scattered  C. apart  D. opposed
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8.  Choose the word which has the similar meaning to examining.
A. observing  B. investigating  C. detecting  D. guarding
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9.  A group of people, but a .... of sheep?
A. family  B. flock C. herd D. pack
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10. Ears are to hearing as eyes are to ...?
A. looking  B. seeing  C. watching  D. staring
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11.  Suspect is to doubtful as ....?
A.  suspicious is to dubious B. uncertain is to dubious C. uncertain is to doubtful D. dubious is to doubtful
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12.  Advising is to consulting as ....?
A. discussing is to agreeing B. replying is to enquiring C. arguing is to insulting D. suggesting is to accepting
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13. "Now I'm unemployed, I'm going to start .... my own business."
A. out B. in C. at D. up
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14. "He kept trying to persuade me to go with him to the cinema, so finally I gave …. and agreed."
A. up B. in C. out D. over
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15.  "I asked him some questions and then I realised he was lying. He’d …. up the whole story."
A. set B. made C. put D. done
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16.  At the meeting everybody put …. their opinions.
A.
in B. forward C. out D. through
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17.  "I asked him about the procedure and he was very helpful. He gave me all the information .... to my inquiry."
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relevant B. right C. correct D. rightful
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18.  "He's a very .... person. He's always lying to you. "
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A. A. deceptive B. deceitful C. deceiving D. lazy
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19. "His wife died. I tried to comfort him, but I couldn't. He wouldn't stop crying. He was .... . "
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uncomfortable B. unconvinced C. inconsolable D. discomforted
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20. "He can never make a decision about anything. He's so .... ."
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undecided B. B.
decisionless C. indecisive D. thoughtless
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