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The world is going through the worst pandemic in the past hundred years. The air travel industry is facing a crisis, as the resulting quarantine requirement for travelers led to weak demand. In relation to the first sentence above, what does the ... the first sentence Second sentence entirely contradicts the first sentence The two statements are unrelated States an effect of the first sentence
answered Apr 18 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 5.7k points
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Consider the following sentences: The number of candidates who appear for the $\text{GATE}$ examination is staggering. A number of candidates from my class are appearing for the $\text{GATE}$ examination. The number of candidates who appear for the $\text{GATE}$ examination are staggering. A number of candidates ... $\text{(i) and (iii)}$ $\text{(ii) and (iii)}$ $\text{(ii) and (iv)}$
answered Apr 18 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 5.7k points
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Oxpeckers and rhinos manifest a symbiotic relationship in the wild. The oxpeckers warn the rhinos about approaching poachers, thus possibly saving the lives of the rhinos. Oxpeckers also feed on the parasitic ticks found on rhinos. In the symbiotic relationship described above ... a food source, rhinos may be saved from the poachers Oxpeckers save the lives of poachers, rhinos save their own lives
answered Apr 18 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 5.7k points
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The increased consumption of leafy vegetables in the recent months is a clear indication that the people in the state have begun to lead a healthy lifestyle Which of the following can be logically inferred from the information presented in the above statement ... a diet with leafy vegetables The people in the state have increased awareness of healthy hazards causing by consumption of junk foods
answered Apr 18 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 5.7k points
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Consider the following sentences: After his surgery, Raja hardly could walk. After his surgery, Raja could barely walk. After his surgery, Raja barely could walk. After his surgery, Raja could hardly walk. Which of the above sentences are grammatically $\text{CORRECT}$? $\text{(i) and (ii)}$ $\text{(i) and (iii)}$ $\text{(iii) and (iv)}$ $\text{(ii) and (iv)}$
answered Apr 18 in Verbal Ability Lakshman Patel RJIT 5.7k points
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In one of the greatest innings ever seen in $142$ years of Test history, Ben Stokes upped the tempo in a five-and-a-half hour long stay of $219$ balls including $11$ fours and $8$ sixes that saw him finish on a $135$ not out as England squared ... in the given passage, which one of the following meanings DOES NOT match? upped = increased squared = lost tempo = enthusiasm saw = resulted in
answered Apr 10 in Verbal Ability Arjun 24.6k points
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Climate change and resilience deal with two aspects - reduction of sources of non-renewable energy resources and reducing vulnerability of climate change aspects. The terms mitigation' and adaptation' are used to refer to these aspects, respectively. Which ... deals with actions taken to reduce the use of fossil fuels. Adaptation deals with actions taken to combat green-house gas emissions
answered Apr 6 in Verbal Ability Arjun 24.6k points
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Crowd funding deals with mobilisation of funds for a project from a large number of people, who would be willing to invest smaller amounts through web-based platforms in the project. Based on the above paragraph, which of the following is ... on web-based platforms Funds raised through coerced contributions on web-based platforms Funds raised through voluntary contributions on web-based platforms
answered Apr 6 in Verbal Ability Arjun 24.6k points
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I do not think you know the case well enough to have opinions. Having said that, I agree with your other point. What does the phrase “having said that” mean in the given text? as opposed to what I have said despite what I have said in addition to what I have said contrary to what I have said
answered Apr 6 in Verbal Ability Arjun 24.6k points
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Were you a bird, you ___________________ in the sky. would fly shall fly should fly shall have flown
answered Sep 8, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence. Many ancient cultures attributed disease to supernatural causes. However, modern science has largely helped _________ such notions. impel dispel propel repel
answered Sep 8, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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"The dress ______ her so well that they all immediately _______ her on her appearance." The words that best fill the blanks in the above sentence are complemented, complemented complimented, complemented complimented, complimented complemented, complimented
answered Sep 6, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Choose the statement $(s)$ where the underlined word is used correctly: A prone is a dried plum. He was lying prone on the floor. People who eat a lot of fat are prone to heart disease. $(i)$ and $(iii)$ only $(iii)$ only $(i)$ and $(ii)$ only $(ii)$ and $(iii)$ only
answered Sep 3, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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"Her _____ should not be confused with miserliness; she is ever willing to assist those in need." The word that best fills the blank in the above sentence is cleanliness punctuality frugality greatness
answered Sep 3, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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"Going by the _____ that many hands make light work, the school ____ involved all the students in the task." The words that best fill the blanks in the above sentence are principle, principal principal, principle principle, principle principal, principal
answered Sep 3, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Fill the blank with the correct idiom/phrase. That boy from the town was ______________________ in the sleepy village. dog out of heard sheep from the heap fish out of water bird from the flock
answered Aug 28, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Select the option in place of underlined parts of sentence. Increased productivity necessary reflects greater efforts made by the employees. Increase in productivity necessary Increase productivity is necessary Increase in productivity necessarily No improvement required
answered Aug 28, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence. If the athlete had wanted to come first in the race, he _________ several hours every day. should practice should have practiced practised should be practicing
answered Aug 25, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Choose the most suitable one word substitute for the following expression: Connotation of a road or way Pertinacious Viaticum Clandestine Ravenous
answered Aug 25, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word underlined in the sentence below? In a democracy, everybody has the freedom to disagree with the government. dissent descent decent decadent
answered Aug 25, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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After the discussion, Tom said to me, 'Please revert!'. He expects me to _________. retract get back to him move in reverse retreat
answered Aug 25, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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While receiving the award, the scientist said, "I feel vindicated". Which of the following is closest in meaning to the word ‘vindicated’? punished substantiated appreciated chastened
answered Aug 25, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Which one of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word given below? Nadir Highest Lowest Medium Integration
answered Aug 23, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Complete the sentence: Universalism is to particularism as diffuseness is to _______________. specificity neutrality generality adaptation
answered Aug 23, 2019 in Verbal Ability srestha 950 points
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Once the team of analysis identify the problem, we ____ in a better position to comment on the issue. Which of the following choices CANNOT fill the given blank? will be were to be are going to be might be
answered Jun 3, 2019 in Verbal Ability Satbir 260 points
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